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Get Ready for the Boardwalk Ice on Whyte Festival

We’re open Thursdays and Fridays from 2 pm to 10 pm and weekends from 10 am to 10 pm.

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What's happening at the Festival

Experience amazing ice carvings, music, art, food, beverages and special activities throughout Old Strathcona during Boardwalk Ice on Whyte.

  • Ice Carving Competition

    Takes place in a giant tent; protecting and creating pristine ice conditions.

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  • Big Chippers Ice Carving

    Adults experience an ice carving lesson in the Ice Bar. Perfect for date night!

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  • Ice Bar

    No Ice Festival would be complete without an Ice Bar.

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  • L'il Chippers Ice Carving

    L'il ones will get a hands-on ice carving lesson in our inflatable igloo.

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  • Whiskey Stew Off

    Taste a bowl or four of deliciousness at the Whiskey Stew Off.

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  • DJ Mike Tomas Live

    The Ice Bar heats up with the KiSS Mix with DJ Mike Tomas.

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CALENDAR OF EVENTS

2 pm – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Competition
2 pm – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
2 pm – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Russell Jackson at Blues on Whyte at 10 pm

2 pm – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Exhibit
2 pm – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
2 pm – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
6 pm: International Ice Carving Awards
7:30 pm: Big Chippers (15 years and older) class limit 30 participants
8:30 pm: Big Chippers
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Russell Jackson at Blues on Whyte at 10 pm

10 am – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Exhibit
10 am – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
10 am – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
10:30 am: L’il Chippers (ages 6 to 14) class limit 30 participants
11:30 am L’il Chippers
1:30 pm L’il Chippers
3:30 pm L’il Chippers
4:30 pm L’il Chippers
5:30 pm L’il Chippers
7:30 pm Big Chippers (15 years and older) class limit 30 participants
8:30 pm Big Chippers
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Russell Jackson at Blues on Whyte at 10 pm

10 am – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Exhibit
10 am – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
10 am – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
10:30 am: L’il Chippers (ages 6 to 14) class limit 30 participants
11:30 am L’il Chippers
1:30 pm L’il Chippers
3:30 pm L’il Chippers
4:30 pm L’il Chippers
5:30 pm L’il Chippers
7:30 pm Big Chippers (15 years and older) class limit 30 participants
8:30 pm Big Chippers
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Russell Jackson at Blues on Whyte at 9 pm

Burlesque Brunch at Have Mercy 11 am

2 pm – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Exhibit
2 pm – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
2 pm – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
7:30 pm: Big Chippers (15 years and older) class limit 30 participants
8:30 pm: Big Chippers
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Randy McAllister at Blues on Whyte at 10 pm

2 pm – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Exhibit
2 pm – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
2 pm – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
7:30 pm: Big Chippers (15 years and older) class limit 30 participants
8:30 pm: Big Chippers
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Randy McAllister at Blues on Whyte at 10 pm

10 am – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Exhibit
10 am – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
10 am – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
10:30 am: L’il Chippers (ages 6 to 14) class limit 30 participants
11:30 am L’il Chippers
1:30 pm L’il Chippers
3:30 pm L’il Chippers
4:30 pm L’il Chippers
5:30 pm L’il Chippers
7:30 pm Big Chippers (15 years and older) class limit 30 participants
8:30 pm Big Chippers
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Randy McAllister at Blues on Whyte at 10 pm

10 am – 10 pm: International Ice Carving Exhibit
10 am – 10 pm: Ice Bar serving local craft beverages
10 am – 10 pm: Meat Street Pies serving pies, coffee and gourmet hot chocolate
10:30 am: L’il Chippers (ages 6 to 14) class limit 30 participants
11:30 am L’il Chippers
12:00 pm – 3 pm Whiskey Stew Off at El Cortez
1:30 pm L’il Chippers
3:30 pm L’il Chippers
4:30 pm L’il Chippers
5:30 pm L’il Chippers
7:30 pm Big Chippers (15 years and older) class limit 30 participants
8:30 pm Big Chippers
10 pm: Festival Close

Get tickets for Old Strathcona Activities
Whiskey Stew Off at El Cortez 12 pm to 3 pm
Painting Parties at the Artelier Studio 7 pm to 9 pm
Randy McAllister at Blues on Whyte at 9 pm

Get ready for the Boardwalk Ice on Whyte Festival returning to Whyte Avenue & Gateway Blvd , January 24 to 27 & January 31 to February 3, 2019. Tickets available online December 1, 2018 and at the gate during the Festival.

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