SnowDays in Banff
Explore giant snow sculptures throughout downtown Banff, stop by the SnowDays Play Zone in the high school field, or test specialty menus at various local restaurants during this annual celebration of winter in Banff. Visit banfflakelouise.com/SnowDays
for further event details.
SnowDays will affect vehicular traffic on multiple streets .Learn the specifics at banff.ca/RoadClosure
Try cross-country skiing
Sunday, January 30, 1 – 2:30 p.m.
Join the expert team from Trail Sports and have some fun on cross-country skis! In this introductory cross-country ski session your instructor will teach you basic techniques like gliding and stopping on the Tunnel Mountain trail's flat terrain. Open to all abilities. Registration is required, and equipment is provided. Visit banff.ca/Register
or call 403.762.1251 to register.
Newcomer town walking tour
Wednesdays, February 2 & March 2, 12:30 – 1:30 p.m.
Permanent or temporary Banff residents aged 18 – 30 are invited to join in a walking tour to learn key insights about living in Banff. You will learn about essential services, local history and more. Every participant on this tour will receive a BanffLIFE welcome pack full of community resources. Register for this free program online at banff.ca/BanffLife
Library of Things bundles
Enter to win an experience bundle from the Library of Things at the Banff Public Library. This months featured item is the Homemade Pasta Night Bundle, which includes borrowing the pasta maker and cook book plus supplementary goodies and supplies to complete the experience. Visit banfflibrary.ab.ca to enter today.
Fenlands outdoor rink
The Fenlands is home to a 16,000 sq. ft. public outdoor ice skating rink in the beautiful meadow. The rink is open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. The ice-skating rink is located behind the curling facility through the walking path next to the overflow parking lot. An additional rink is currently being built at the Train Station, and will be opening in the coming weeks.
Community art classes
Interested in art? There are a variety of art classes happening at The Fenlands this winter. Find all the courses and register at banff.ca/Register.
Public outdoor rinks are open at The Fenlands and the Train Station. The Fenlands rink is open 8 a.m. – 8 p.m. and the Train Station rink is open 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.