High On Ice - Opening Ceremonies


Kick off this spectacular event at Centennial Park on Friday February 10 beginning at 4:00pm. Check out the Single Block carving competition where carvers only have 2 hours to create a masterpiece right before your eyes! Then join Mayor Ackerman kick off the festival and cheer on our City councillors as they partake in the annual slide off! Come enjoy the sculptures, free hot chocolate, and a chance to meet the carvers! See below for a schedule for the opening ceremonies:

4:00pm - Ice Slides & Bonfire in Centennial Park
4:00-6:00pm - Professional Single Block Carving
4:30-6:30pm – Live Music
5:00-7:00pm – Face Painting with the Child Development Centre
5:00-6:00pm - Free Hot Chocolate provided by the Canadian Grind
6:00pm - Opening Ceremonies
6:15pm - Council Slide off
6:30pm - Meet the Carvers in the Centennial Park Tents

Event Type: 
City Programming
Event Tags: 
Annual Event
Arts & Culture
Children & Family
Music & Live Performance
Centennial Park
Event Date(s): 
Friday, February 10, 2017 - 18:00 to 18:30