Winterstart Festival, Banff and Lake Louise

Winter Festivals

First Festival
January 9, 2015 - February 8, 2015


With heaps of snow and fun-filled activities, Banff National Park knows how to do winter best! Celebrate this exciting season...

First Festival
Friday, January 10, 2014

The Big Bear

Street party meets terrain park showdown at The Big Bear! Head down to Banff’s Bear Street to watch the pros stomp out...

First Festival
January 11, 2014 - January 12, 2014

All-Star Curling Skins Game

The Fenlands Banff Recreation Centre in the town of Banff is the stunning new location of The Travelers All-Star Curling...

First Festival
January 16, 2015 - January 25, 2015

Ice Magic Festival

Two weekends for twice the magic! This Banff National Park classic is more popular than ever. Experience Lake Louise at its...

First Festival
January 31, 2014 - February 2, 2014

MEC Ice Climbing Festival

The Canadian Rockies becomes a mecca for ice climbers during a full weekend of activities celebrating the sport of ice climbing....

First Festival
February 7, 2015 - February 8, 2015

Take It To The Street

The annual Take It To The Street ball hockey tournament brings Canadian's favourite sport to downtown Banff.

First Festival
February 21, 2014 - February 23, 2014

Lake Louise Pond Hockey Classic

The Annual Lake Louise Pond Hockey Classic brings that quintessentially Canadian game to one of the most scenic venues on...

First Festival
November 13, 2014 - November 23, 2014

Bon Appétit Banff

Sweet and savoury, fresh and flavourful, the culinary options in Banff will have your mouth watering before you can say,...

First Festival
November 14, 2014 - November 16, 2014

Banff Christmas Market

The Banff Christmas Market is a unique and relaxing Christmas shopping experience in a place where nature, beauty, culture,...

First Festival
November 28, 2014 - December 21, 2014

WinterStart Festival

In Banff and Lake Louise, holiday celebrating starts early with the WinterStart Festival, where unique events lift holiday...

First Festival
Saturday, December 6, 2014

Christmas In The Rockies

Enjoy the thrills of Christmas in the Rockies with a variety of events catered to the young and young at heart.