Nutrien Wintershines Festival

January 25, 2020

February 2, 2020

Free and ticketed

Saskatoon Farmers Market, 414 Ave B South, Saskatoon

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Events Description

Saskatchewan’s Premiere Winter Festival. Come and check out the professionally-designed ice creations, super gigantic IGLOO, sleigh rides, soup cook-off and enjoy the festive atmosphere.

Special Features

  • Outdoor activities
  • Meewasin Valley Winter Vignette
  • Soup Cookoff – Saskatoon chefs put their best dish forward!
  • Nutrien WinterShines Snow Park
  • Enchanted Ice Garden and Igloo Fest -In Market Square, walk through the Enchanted Ice Garden (琉璃仙苑) designed by local architect Don Greer collaborating with Kyuubi Culture Artist Collective with lighting effects by Production Lighting. In the Banks Courtyard, take a photo in front of the gargoyles and perch on an Emperor’s Ice Throne.

    The Enchanted Ice Garden will be a walk through tranquil Chinese style garden with 3 ponds and clear ice sculptures in each pond designed and constructed by Peter from Fire and Ice. A Chinese themed gazebo (Known as a “Ting”) will meander through the center of the garden. It will include captivating views of the ice sculptures and ponds, and include one ice wall featuring a ice sculpture relief of flora and fauna.

 

HOW MUCH

Tickets : Free & ticketed events.

How to get tickets?

Buy Online

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WHEN & WHERE

Date & Time:

January 25 – February 2, 2020

Enchanted Ice Garden and Igloo Fest

  • Saturday, January 25 OPENING DAY! Parks Canada 12-4
  • Sunday, January 26 Parks Canada 12-4
  • Monday, January 27 CLOSED
  • Tuesday, January 28 –
  • Saturday, February 1 Parks Canada 12-4
  • Sunday, February 2 Parks Canada 12-4

Indoor Activity Schedule

Saturday, January 25

  • Ski/Snowboard Waxing Demos by Outtabounds – Time TBD

Sunday, January 26

  • Wide Open Soup Cook Off with 9 mile Legacy Brewing – 11:00AM-3PM

Monday, January 27

  • CLOSED

Tuesday, January 28

  • Winter Camp in the City – 9:00AM-3:00PM
  • Dress It Up Cupcake – The Princess Shop – 6:00PM-8:00pm

Wednesday, January 29

  • Winter Camp in the City – 9:00AM-3:00PM
  • YXE Chefs Soup Cook-Off with 9 Mile Legacy Brewing – 5:00PM-7:30PM

Thursday, January 30

  • Winter Camp in the City – 9:00AM-3:00PM
  • Paint Nite – 7:00PM-9:00PM
  • Monster Game Board Mash Up – 7:00PM-9:00PM

Friday, January 31

  • Winter Camp in the City – 9:00AM-3:00PM
  • Winter Wonderland Carnival – 5:00PM-8:00PM
  • WinterShines Pride Bingo 19+ – 8:30PM-11:00PM

Saturday, February 1

  • 3×3 Shinny Tournament – TBD
  • Nutrien WinterShines Market – 1:00PM-4:00PM
  • Remai Modern Art Caravan – 1:00PM-4:00PM

Sunday, February 2

  • Nutrien WinterShines Market – 12:00PM-4:00PM
  • Movie: Groundhog Day – 2:00PM-4:00PM

Venue & Address :

Saskatoon Farmers Market, 414 Ave B South, Saskatoon

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