Enjoy a snowshoe-making demonstration, make a pocket-sized skating rink, and try ice-free curling as you celebrate Winterlude and Canada’s 150th birthday.
Celebrate Winterlude and Canada’s 150th birthday with a weekend of family activities inspired by cold-weather pastimes. Watch a snowshoe-making demonstration with expert Daniel “Pinook” Smith from Kitigan Zibi. Indulge in some creative nostalgia by transforming a mint tin into a pocket-sized skating rink. Learn about curling, a 200-year-old sport from Scotland that has “swept” Canada, and team up with your family to play an indoor, ice-free version of the game.