Tickets on Sale
Tickets are required to visit the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise lakeside Competition Carving Site during peak visitation on Saturday January 20 and 27 and Sunday January 21 and 28 from 10 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. All other dates and times the carving site is free to enter and enjoy.
Banff and Lake Louise Overnight Guests
Guests who book one of the following Lake Louise accommodations have free access to the lakeside Competition Carving Site at all times. A wristband grants you access even when tickets are required.
Free tickets included with an overnight stay at the following accommodations:
- Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
- Deer Lodge
- Mountaineer Lodge
- Baker Creek Mountain Resorts
- Storm Mountain Lodge
- Castle Mountain Chalets
Guests who book any one of our Banff accommodations will receive discounted ticket prices. These prices are available online only with a special promo code given upon booking your Banff accommodation.
- Infants & Youth (12 & under): Free
- Senior (55+): $5
- General Admission: $5
General Admission for Day Visitors
Tickets for General Admission, for visitors not staying in Banff or Lake Louise, will be available online prior to the event and on site at the Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise lakeside and Lake Louise Visitor Information Centre on January 20 and 27 and Sunday January 21 and 28 during the event. The remaining days are free.
- Infants (2 & under): Free
- Youth (3-12 years old): $5
- Senior (55+): $7.50
- General Admission: $12.50
- Family (2 adults & up to 4 youth): $30
New in 2018: Torchlight Dinner & Ski
Date: January 26, 2018
Time: 3:30 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Address: 1 Whitehorn Road, Lake Louise, Lake Louise Ski Resort
Details: Explore the hill after hours by torchlight with après drinks, live music, and dinner. The après will be complimented with an exlusive ice carving demo.
Chef's Table Dine & Stay Package at Deer Lodge
Date: January 19, 2018
Time: 6:30 p.m.
Address: 109 Lake Louise Drive, Lake Louise
Details: Chef Tyler Tays alongside CRMR’s Wine Director, Brad Royale have teamed up to bring you a Chef’s Table at Mount Fair View Dining Room in Lake Louise. There are only 30 tickets available for this intimate dinner. First wine and amuse bouche will take place at the Ice Bar outside the lodge. For full booking details please click below.
Named in World Atlas' The World's 10 Best Ice Festivals 2017.