February 28 - March 1, 2020

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Purchase buttons at the following locations in Fort Qu'Appelle:

Pharmasave

At any Festival event -- cash only!!!

 

We're back for 2020!!!

After a one year hiatus, the Fort Winter Festival is back on for 2020!

Come join us February 28 to March 1 for a weekend full of events and fun for the whole family. We will be adding new events as they come so bookmark this page and follow us on Facebook to keep up to date on the schedule as it unfolds!!!


This year The Fort Winter Festival is excited to present The Aurora Ice Palace! Construction is being finalized and is located outside The Fort!


Please note the Costs in our event schedule are for spectators only. If you would like to register as a participant for an event, click on the "2020" button below the Events section and see the posters for contact information.

FRIDAY, February 28th

2020

Event
Ice Palace
Location
The Fort
Time
4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Opening Ceremonies
Location
Fort Qu'Appelle Rexentre
Time
7:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Fort Knox vs. Storm - PJHL Playoff Hockey Game
Location
Fort Qu'Appelle Rexentre
Time
7:30 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Turkey Shoot
Location
Curling Rink
Time
8:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Fireworks
Location
Launched from south side of valley - Viewable from Rexentre parking lot
Time
8:20 PM, Between 1st & 2nd period of The Fort Knox Prairie Junior Hockey Game
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Cabaret
Location
Fort Qu'Appelle Legion
Time
9:30 PM - 1:30 AM
Cost
Festival Button + $30.00 at the door ($25.00 advance)

SATURDAY, February 29th

2020

Event
Sunshine Learning Breakfast
Location
The Fort
Time
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Cost
Festival Button + Cost of Breakfast
Event
Ice Palace
Location
The Fort
Time
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Snowpitch Tournament
Location
Rexentre
Time
10:00 AM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Children's activities - indoor / outdoor
Location
The Fort
Time
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides
Location
The Fort
Time
10:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Colours Tradeshow
Location
United and Anglican Churches
Time
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Doddsy's Donuts
Location
The Ice Palace by The Fort
Time
TBD
Cost
Festival Button + Cost of mini donuts
Event
Canteen
Location
The Fort
Time
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button + Cost of Canteen Items
Event
Pet Show brought to you by Beach's and Prairie Valley Pet Services
Location
The Fort
Time
10:30 AM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Drift and SxS/ATV Racing
Location
Echo Lake, past the Fort Qu'Appelle Campground (North East corner of Echo lake in front of the cabins)
Time
12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Senior Games
Location
Senior Citizen Recreation Hall - 420 Broadway Street W
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost
$5.00 each
Event
Polar Bear Dip
Location
Echo Lake, past the Fort Qu'Appelle Campground (North East corner of Echo lake in front of the cabins)
Time
1:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Texas Hold'em Tournament
Location
Fort Qu'Appelle Legion
Time
1:00 PM
Cost
$40.00 Entry, $40.00 Re-Entry 1st Hour
Event
Henna tattoos, crafts and other activities for the kids!
Location
United and Anglican Churches
Time
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Winter Festival Classic Street Hockey Tournament
Location
Bert Fox Community High School
Time
2:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Family Glow Skate - Wear your neon!
Location
Fort Qu'Appelle Rexentre
Time
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Ukrainian Supper
Location
Fort Qu'Appelle Legion
Time
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM
Cost
Adults: $15.00, Youth: 5 to 12: $10.00, Under 5 years old: Free
Event
Uphill Drags
Location
Mission Ridge Winter Park
Time
6:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button

SUNDAY, March 1st

2020

Event
Ice Palace
Location
The Fort
Time
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Colours Tradeshow
Location
United and Anglican Churches
Time
10:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Loopy's Loaves - food vendor
Location
The Fort
Time
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Drift and SxS/ATV Racing
Location
Echo Lake, past the Fort Qu'Appelle Campground (North East corner of Echo lake in front of the cabins)
Time
11:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Ice Fishing Tournament
Location
Echo Lake, past the Fort Qu'Appelle Campground (North East corner of Echo lake in front of cabins)
Time
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button
Event
Sled Dog Races
Location
Echo Lake, past the Fort Qu'Appelle Campground (North East corner of Echo lake in front of cabins)
Time
1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Cost
Festival Button

EVENTS

2020

Register for the Uphill Drags

Register for the Polar Bear Dip

 

Cabaret tickets can be purchased at The Legion, The Mane Beard Barber Shop & Salon Studio,

email shannoninlebret@gmail.com or text only at 306-216-8415

 

 

 

Check out some of our current event posters!

 

New this year is the Aurora Ice Palace that will be set up right outside of The Fort!

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SEE YOU IN THE VALLEY!

Festival button required at all Festival activities.

Adults: $6, Children ages 4-12: $4, 3 years and under: Free 

Buttons are available in advance (see below for locations):

Pharmasave

Any Festival event -- Cash only!!!​

Volunteers welcome, please contact us for information.