Owatonna's Bold and Cold Weekend starts January 17. The Steele County Historical Society has a full slate of events planned for this Saturday, January 19 at the History Center. From 2-5pm it'll be a S'more family fun event featuring a cocoa bar along with games and activities for the kids. There will also be a frozen T Shirt contest. Can it get any more Minnesotan than a Tater Tot Bar? The History Center will host one from 5-7pm on Saturday. Tickets are $8. Load up on tater tots and add your own toppings. The Cabin Fever Reliever concert begins at 7PM with Erik Koskinen and his band along with 6 Mile Grove. Tickets are $15 for members and $20 for non members.

Coming up later this month on the 31st it'll be a Flashlight Tour at the History Center. Starting at 7PM that night you'll have the opportunity to view the "Over Here,Over There The Great War"exhibit in the dark with a flashlight. Tickets include a beverage of choice and are $10 for members and $15 for non members.