Saturday March 15 and Sunday March 16
Celebrate the magic of winter in Waterton Lakes National Park!
You’re invited to participate in Waterton’s WinterFest, held the weekend of March 15, 2014.
Snowshoe or cross-country ski on the ski trails. Warm up with some hot chocolate and a crackling fire at Little Prairie. Bring your own gear, or rent it from Waterton Lakes Lodge or Waterton Glacier Suites.
Discover the wonders of Crandell Lake in winter. Our guided snowshoeing trip includes a two-hour return trip AND the use of snowshoes (adult and kid sizes available). $14.70 per person, sign up in advance as there is a maximum of 10 people per outing. Contact us at 403-859-5133 or email to register.
Hop on a horse-drawn wagon for a tour of the community. Create your own watercolour of Waterton with the Waterton Natural History Association art work shop in the Waterton Lakes Lodge. Contact us at 403-859-5133 or email to register.
Unleash your child’s performing potential at the drop-in drama workshop with the Waterton Teenie Weenie Theatre Company ($5, Lion’s Hall).
Thank you to Waterton Natural History Association, Waterton Teenie Weenie Theatre Company, Waterton Lakes Lodge, and Waterton Glacier Suites for participating in WinterFest 2014.
Waterton Wildflower Festival
Friday June 20 - Saturday June 28
Join in a variety of activities celebrating Waterton’s wildlfowers. Visit Waterton Wild Flower Festival
for more information.
Tuesday July 1
Celebrate Canada’s birthday with Waterton Lakes National Park! The national anthem, flag-raising, and of course, cake, mark the occasion.
Parks Day Weekend
Friday July 18 and Saturday July 19
On Friday and Saturday evenings, join Astronomer Alan Dyer, and volunteers for a starry tour of Waterton’s night sky. Discover Waterton’s secrets with fun family activities on Saturday afternoon!
Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park Science & History Day
This year's event is in Waterton on Tuesday, July 29.
Learn what the scientists and historians have been up to in the parks and hear the latest research results.
Cameron Lake Star Party
Friday August 15 (Saturday August 16 if visibility is poor)
Get out of this world! Discover constellations, galaxies, nebulas and stars with volunteer astronomers at Cameron Lake.
Blackfoot Arts & Heritage Festival
Monday August 18 - Wednesday August 20
Participate in traditional and contemporary aboriginal dancing, music, art, and cuisine.
Waterton Wildlife Weekend
Friday September 19 - Sunday September 21
Waterton’s wildlife is at its best in the fall. This weekend features a variety of wildlife events. Visit Waterton Wildlife Weekend for more information.
Ride the Red Rock /Take A Kid Mountain Biking Day (5th annual)
Saturday September 27
Bring your kids to a family bike ride to celebrate all things biking, and get a sneak peek at riding the Red Rock Parkway when it’s closed to motor vehicles.