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WinterPLAY

Celebrate Wood Buffalo region’s northern spirit with a winter festival like no other at WinterPLAY from February 28 – March 1st at Snye Park. Embrace the magic of winter and join your neighbours, friends, and family.

We look forward to seeing you there! 

WinterPLAY activities: 

  • Shootout on The Snye
  • Skills Competition
  • Live Performances 
  • Face Painting
  • Balloon Animals
  • Dog sled rides
  • Snow shoeing
  • Petting zoo
  • Talent Show
  • Fireworks
  • Ice Sculptures & Ice Sculpture Demonstrations
  • Free Public Skate
  • WinterPLAYGROUND
  • Talent Show 
  • Snye Point Parkrun: WinterPLAY Edition

View the schedule below for details.

Friday, February 28

Time Event Where

5 – 7 p.m.

Ruben Rotar, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

5 - 8 p.m.

Food Vendors

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

5 - 8 p.m.

Ice Sculpture Demonstrations

WinterPLAYGROUND Presented by United Rentals

5 - 8 p.m.

Ice Sculptures & Slide

WinterPLAYGROUND

Presented by United Rentals

6 p.m.

Shootout on the Snye Puck Drop Ceremony

Feature Rink Presented by Go Services Inc. & Tournament Rinks

6 - 8 p.m.

Shootout on the Snye

Tournament Rinks

7 - 8 p.m.

Free Public Skate (skate and helmet rental available on site)

Feature Rink Presented by Go Services

7 – 8 p.m.

Eugene Gutierrez, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

Saturday, February 29 *leap year

Time Event Where

9 a.m.

Snye Point Parkrun: WinterPLAY Edition

Meet near Surekha’s on the Snye

9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Skills Competition

Feature Rink Presented by Go Services Inc.

10 – 11 a.m.

Nolan Haukeness, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

10 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Sno-Activities Hosted by McMurray Sno-Drifters

Snye River

10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Shootout on the Snye

Tournament Rinks

10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Food Vendors

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Ice Sculptures & Slide

WinterPLAYGROUND

Presented by United Rentals

10 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Balloon Animals by Balloon Moose Studio

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

10 a.m. – 9 p.m.

Free Outdoor Skate at the CNOOC Nexen Stage hosted by the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo

Shell Place at MacDonald Island Park

11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Snow Shoeing hosted by Be fit for Life

Snye River

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Face Painting

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Eva LaPrairie, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

12 – 2 p.m.

Dave Martin, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

12 - 3 p.m.

Dog Sled Rides Hosted by Mush McMurray

Snye River

12 - 4 p.m.

Cabane a Sucre (Sugar Shack) hosted by ACFA regionale de Wood Buffalo

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

12 - 6 p.m.

Petting Zoo

Petting Zoo Tent

2 - 4 p.m.

Talent Show

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

2:30 – 8 p.m.

Free Public Skate (skate and helmet rental available on site)

Feature Rink Presented by Go Services Inc.

3 - 5 p.m.

Ice Sculpture Demonstrations

WinterPLAYGROUND

Presented by United Rentals

4 – 6 p.m.

Matty Parlee, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

6 – 8 p.m.

Dan Tulk, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

Sunday, March 1

Time Event Where

10 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Daisy Mella, Performer

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

10 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Free Public Skate (skate and helmet rental available on site)

Feature Rink Presented by Go Services Inc.

10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Balloon Animals by Balloon Moose Studio

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Shootout on the Snye

Tournament Rinks

10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Ice Sculptures & Slide

WinterPLAYGROUND

Presented by United Rentals

10 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Food Vendors

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

10 a.m – 9 p.m.

Free Outdoor Skate at the CNOOC Nexen Stage hosted by the Regional Recreation Corporation of Wood Buffalo

Shell Place at MacDonald Island Park

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Face Painting

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

12 – 2 p.m.

Jeremy & Amanda Rice, Performers

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

12 - 2 p.m.

Ice Sculpture Demonstrations

WinterPLAYGROUND

Presented by United Rentals

 12 - 3 p.m. Dog Sled Rides hosted by Mush McMurray Snye River

12 - 4 p.m. Cabana a Sucre (Sugar Shack) hosted by ACFA regionale de Wood Buffalo WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

12 - 6 p.m. Petting Zoo Petting Zoo Tent

12 - 8 p.m. Food Vendors WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

2 - 3 p.m. Rory O'Hearn, Performer  WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

2 - 6 p.m. Shootout on the Snye Finals Feature Rink Presented by Go Services Inc.

3 - 4 p.m. Talent Show - Round 2

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

3 - 5 p.m.  Ice Sculpture Demonstrations WinterPLAYGROUND 

Presented by United Rentals
4 - 6 p.m. Lungs and Limbs, Performers WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

6 - 8 p.m. Public Skate 
(skates and helmet rentals available at a cost)
Feature Rink Presented by Go Services Inc.

6:30 - 7:30 p.m. Closing Ceremonies Featuring 3 Fat Daddies Presented by AlumaSafway WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd.

7:30 p.m. Fireworks Snye River

For a printable PDF version of the schedule, please click here.

Park N' Ride
WinterPLAY
Site Map

Food Menu
Shootout
on The Snye (CLOSED)
Volunteer
Registration
Talent show
Registration

 

Should you have any questions, please contact the Pulse Line at 780-743-7000 or email pulse@rmwb.ca

Thank You to our partners for supporting WinterPLAY 2020!

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WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd

WinterCAFE Tent Presented by BURNCO Rock Products Ltd

WinterPLAYGROUND

Presented by United Rentals

WinterPLAYGROUND

Presented by United Rentals

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