Silver Skate Festival

Presented by Northgate Industries Ltd.

Feb 7-17, 2025 • Laurier Park

Edmonton's longest running winter festival!

Outdoor Adventures

Presenting Partner


Get Back to Nature with Outdoor Adventure Programs

Spend some quality time learning a new skill that will stay with you for the rest of your life. Outdoor Adventure Programs provides outdoor programs to community groups, Edmonton and area schools, corporations, and the general public.

Programming will still be available on rainy and snowy days but may be cancelled during severe weather.

Snowshoeing, Shelter Building, and Warming Fire

Come learn a little about snowshoes, maybe play some snowshoe games, or go snowshoeing through Hawrelak Park, and stick around to build a shelter and warm up next to our fire. Shovels and materials provided!

Fridays 6-9pm: Hot Chocolate and Warming Fire
Sat 2-6pm: Outdoor Activities
Sat 6-8pm: Warming Fire

For more information about City of Edmonton Outdoor Adventure Programs click here

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Presented by Northgate Industries Ltd.

The mission of the Silver Skate Festival Society is to provide a free family-oriented winter celebration blending sport, recreation, arts and culture, showcasing various skating disciplines and promoting outdoor activities in Alberta.

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