Wintertainment Week Sunday February 19, 2017 to Sunday February 26, 2017 - Varied Schedule of Events, Various City Facilities
Sun. Feb. 19th: 10am-2pm @ Battlefords River Valley Visitor Centre: Wintertainment Week Kick Off: Horse drawn sleigh rides, wiener roast, hot chocolate, syrup snow treats, snow slide & snowshoeing (snowshoes provided by the Wildlife Federation) *Free Event* 2pm @ The Dekker Centre: "The Little Prince" movie showing *$5 admission. Food and movie sponsored by Discovery Co-op.
Mon. Feb. 20th: 11am -3pm @ NationsWest Field House: 2018 Saskatchewan Winter Games 1 Year Launch Celebration: Join us 1 year before the Games for a Free burger and BBQ & hot chocolate, sport demos, face painting, balloon guy, bouncy house, outdoor activities, mascot games and challenges. *Free Event
Tues. Feb. 21st: 1-3pm @ The Allen Sapp Gallery: Kaleidoscope of Snowflakes: an afternoon of colourful craft making including a Snowflake Yarn project and a Snowflake Window Decoration. Bannock Bake on an open fire and hot cocoa. *$2 drop-in fee applies.
Wed. Feb. 22nd: Red Cross Pink Day (Ice Games 1-3pm) @ Battlefords Co-op Aquatic Centre: $2 Slush Puppy specials, coloured ice games, frozen t-shirt races, purchase Pink Day gear, door prizes, portion of proceeds going to Canadian Red Cross for anti-bullying efforts. *Regular admission applies (50% off if you come wearing pink)
Tues. Feb. 23rd: 5-8pm @ NationsWest Field House: Chili cook off, frozen family game night with Elsa,
Anna & Friends: come vote for your favourite chili or bring us your best chili to win (5-7pm), play board games and GIANT games (Snakes & Ladders, Jenga, Chinese Checkers, Kerplunk, connect 4, and Checkers) with a visit from Elsa, Anna and some princess friends from 6-7pm. Enjoy free snacks and refreshments. *regular children admission, adults free.
Fri. Feb. 24th: 6-8:30pm @ Northland Power Curling Center: drop in curling: equipment supplied, must have clean indoor shoes. $10 adult, $5 child (children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult). Food and drink specials @ Rock This Way Cafe (upstairs in the curling rink) 6pm-close.
Sat. Feb. 25th: 12-4pm at Connaught School (902-107th street): Wintertainment Outdoor Classic: Battlefords Minor Hockey initiation teams compete in 2 outdoor hockey games (1 & 2:30pm). There will be a wiener roast, popcorn, hot drinks, leisure lee (the Leisure Services mascot), and other activities. Washrooms in the school will be open for use. In case of inclement weather, floor hockey games will be played in the school gym. Other outdoor activities include snow castle building and colouring, and snow soccer.
Sun. Feb. 26th: 1-3pm @ Central (Library) Park (1392 101st street): Discover Winter: in partnership with Battlefords Immigration Resource centre: create snow angels & bird feeders, clothe icemen & women, enjoy a snow treasure hunt and hot chocolate, decorate trees with suncatchers. *Free event.
Tues. Feb. 21st - Fri. Feb. 24th: 1:15pm-3pm @ Don Ross Arena: Free public skating & hot chocolate. Sponsored by our public skating service groups.
All Wintertainment week long: sculpt any snow pile around the Battlefords, post on Facebook to City of North Battleford (official) with #wintertainment and Win Leisure Prizes! All entries receive an Aquatic Centre & Field House single use pass. Warm up Winter with Wintertainment! Call (306) 445-1745 for more information.