The 13th Annual Ice On Whyte Festival
January 21 to 24 and 28 to 31, 2016!
Welcome to the Ice on Whyte Festival
Join us at End of Steel Park in Old Strathcona as Ice on Whyte celebrates Mardi Gras at the 13th annual Ice on Whyte Festival.
The Festival is open for outdoor fun between 10 am to 10 pm from Thursday, January 21 to Sunday, January 24 and again from Thursday, January 28 to Sunday, January 31, 2016.
Opening day on Thursday January 21 showcases outdoor family fun with a full day of outdoor games and activities. Take advantage of early dismissal at school on Thursday and come outside to play.
On Friday, January 22, ten teams of professional artists from around the world begin to create ice carving magic as they compete for top prize a the ATCO Gas International Ice Carving Competition. Watch artists as they work on their creations from Friday, January 22 till Sunday, January 24 at noon. Remember to vote for your favourite carving for the People’s Choice Award. Competition awards are presented on Sunday, January 24 at 4 pm on the ATCO Outdoor Stage.
Every day at Ice on Whyte is jam packet with outdoor winter activities. Watch artists at work, listen to live music by Alberta artists, slide down the giant ice slide, make some crafts, try your hand at ice carving in the L’il Chipper igloo, taste some delicious food and hot beverages in the outdoor food court, stop by the Rusty Anchor Grog Stop for a grown-up beverage and much more!
Check out the full calendar of events!
Where can you go for $7 for adults and $4 for children and have this much fun?
Adult tickets are $7, Child (2-12) tickets are $4 and under 2 are free.
Tickets are available at the gate. Cash, Visa, Mastercard and Interac are accepted.
OR BETTER YET, don’t wait in line, get your tickets here and zip through the Boardwalk VIP Entrance.