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


2017 King's Guard

From left to right
Captain: Chris Kruse
Sam Moran
Sergeant: Paul Kohler
King Boreas: Jim Bradshaw
Sergeant: Paul Kohler
Romeo Perez
Ian Furu

Royal Guard Events

Latest News


Jeff DeKeuster to be the 2018
Captain of the King's Guard

Jeff DeKeuster has officially accepted the role of 2018 Captain of the King's Guard.


2018 ROCK The Palace

Saturday Jan. 27, 2018.

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2017 Board of Directors

Commander - Dave Pryor
Vice Commander - Jeff Dekeuster
Treasurer - Pat Cosgrove
Secretary - Rick Sobaszkiewicz
Sergeant at Arms - Mark Marrone
Director - Greg Absey
Director - Bob Burns
Director - Jerry Schneider
Director - Dewey Tessmer


Now Accepting Applications for
2019 Captain of King's Guard

Please contact the Commander for more information.


Nov. 2 Board Meeting

First Thursday of the month.
Feb and July board meetings are held on the second Thursday of the month.

7pm at O'Gara's Bar and Grill


2017 Summer Parades

The Royal Guard & Trooper are in:

  • Cinco De Mayo Parade May
  • West Saint Paul Parade May
  • Manitou Days Parade June
  • Kaposia Days Parade June
  • White Bear Ave Parade July
  • Rice Street Parade July
  • Little Canada Parade July
  • Pepperfest Parade August

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


Buy Guard Swag


Hat, T-shirts, Hockey shirts and more.


Thank You Sponsors

Join the Guards

Want to be a member of the 2017 Saint Paul Winter Carnival King's Guard?

2017 King's Guard Application


2017 Guard Pin $5.

Guard pin is needed to enter Guard Room