Silver Skate Festival

Presented by Northgate Industries Ltd.

Feb 7-17, 2025 • Laurier Park

Edmonton's longest running winter festival!

Kat Zel

January 19, 2023

Third generation musician singer, Kat Zel has been studying and living in Edmonton the past eight years.
Passionate about the vibrant music scene in western Canada, Kat found herself the lead singer & song writer fronting the band Rareflower. During 2019, Kat continued to pursue her Indie career path while recording, songwriting, cowriting and gigging on a regular. As a hard working, multiple year nominee for the Edmonton Music Awards, Kat “has been delivering music for the masses with groovy beats, hooky songs, relatable lyrics and great musicianship. Her vocals are raw and edgy. She’s one to watch – that’s for sure.”, Rhea March of C.J.S.R. radio. CBC Music Challenge, Ottawa have compared Kat to “the next Janis Joplin”, and commented that “Her unique psychedelic sound will resonate with your soul, she will leave you mesmerized!”

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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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