Saint Paul Winter Carnival - Protecting King Boreas and the Queen of the Snows since 1916

Saint Paul Winter Carnival

Order of the Royal Guard

Protecting King Boreas and the Queen of the Snows since 1916


2014 King's Guard

From left to right
Captain: Mark Marrone
Duane Tessmer
Matt Johnson
Alex Casebolt
Mark Peterson
Sergeant: Alex Keller

Royal Guard Events


Latest News


Winter Carnival
Rock Tha Palace

Come Celebarate King Boreas's return to Saint Paul with the Royal Guards. Live music by RHINO.  Visit with Past and Current Legend characters while you party the night away.

Saturday Oct 24, 2015

Location: Amsterdam Bar Hall downtown Saint Paul
Time: 8:00pm - 2:00am.
Cost: $15 in advance, $20 at the door.

Please wear Blue to show suport for the Royal Guards.

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New Royal Guard Trooper

We bought a newer 1993 military trooper.


2014 Board of Directors

Commander - Brad Semlak
Vice Commander - Dave Pryor
Treasurer - Mike Meents
Secretary - Tracy Cortinas
Sergeant at Arms - Darrin Johnson
Director - Pat Cosgrove
Director - June Adams
Director - Greg DeKeuster
Director - Greg Absey


2014 Summer Parades

The Royal Guard & Trooper are in:

  • Cinco De Mayo Parade May 3
  • West Saint Paul Parade June
  • Manitou Days Parade June
  • Kaposia Days Parade June
  • White Bear Ave Parade July 9
  • Rice Street Parade July 24
  • Little Canada Parade August 3
  • Pepperfest Parade August 16
  • Payne / Arcade Parade
  • Anoka Parade Oct 25

To ride the Trooper you must be wearing Blue and Guard member dues must be corrent. Family and friends welcome.

Join the Guards

Want to be a member of the 2015 Saint Paul Winter Carnival King's Guard?

2015 King's Guard Application


2014 Guard Pin may be purchased at Guard events for $5.

Guard pin is needed to enter Guard Room