Canmore Events

Canmore Winter Carnival February 10 – 20, 2012

The Canmore Winter Carnival is back again this year! Come visit and experience our unique brand of western mountain hospitality while you enjoy all the festivities and lots of free celebrations and events! The carnival will include the International Biathlon Union Cup Races, Xterra Triathlon and Chandra Crawford’s Fast and Female Biathlon. Ski and dog sled race events will take place on our snow-covered Main Street that the public is also invited to use (free loan x-country ski equipment is available). Street hockey, pond skating, ice carving, log sawing, and snow sculpting events will all take place in downtown Canmore throughout the carnival. Don’t miss it!

Highlights of Canmore’s winter festival include:

  • Town parties with live music, free hot dogs and hot chocolate
  • Xterra Triathlon
  • Kid’n Mutt Races
  • Ice Carving, Snow Carving and Log Sawing competitions
  • Biathlon Experiences

See you there!

Town of Banff “Snow Days” Festival January 14 – February 12, 2012

Snow Days is a new festival the Town of Banff is putting on that celebrates all that is exhilarating about a Rocky Mountain Canadian winter. From skiing and snowboarding to ice-skating, snowshoeing to curling, ice-walking to tubing and back-country adventures you should come and experience the amazing winter wonderland and pioneering heritage that makes Banff National Park such a cool place!

For a full schedule of “Snow Days” activities click here.

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