Winterstart Festival, Banff and Lake Louise

Winter Festivals

First Festival
November 12, 2015 - December 12, 2015

Winterstart Festival

The world starts winter in the place where winter is perfect – Banff National Park. Four weeks of fun activities that include...

First Festival
November 12, 2015 - November 22, 2015

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 25, 2016 - November 27, 2016

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 27, 2015 - November 28, 2015

Craft Beer Festival

The Cave and Basin National Historic Site is beautifully set at the base of the Canadian Rockies, and is now home to the...

First Festival
Saturday, December 5, 2015

Santa Claus Parade of Lights

Enjoy the thrills of the Santa Claus Parade of Lights & Festive Fun with a variety of events catered to the young and...

First Festival
January 15, 2016 - February 7, 2016


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

First Festival
January 15, 2016 - January 24, 2016

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
February 5, 2016 - February 6, 2016

The Big Bear

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