High on Ice Winter Festival

Ice Slides - Closed for the season.

Ice Sculptures have been taken down.

2019 High on Ice Event Sponsors

The High on Ice Winter Festival requires a lot of resources. The event receives support from many local businesses and that's what makes it such a huge success. Cash or in-kind donations are accepted and there are different packages available. Thank you to all of the organizations who have

  • PEMBINA
  • MNP
  • PETRONAS
  • North Peace Regional Airport
  • Sound in Town
  • Blue Wave Energy
  • Bergen Financial
  • Conoco Phillips
  • Atco
  • Poor Boy Trucking
  • Moose FM
  • Big Steel Box
  • Fort St. John Advertising
  • Peace Country Rentals
  • Royal Bank of Canada
  • Caltech Surveys
  • Telus

The City of Fort St. John wishes to extend a formal thank you to Myanna Consulting and the 2019 Carving Team:

  • Ryan Cook- Canada
  • Dmitry Klimenko- Russia
  • Doug Linglebach- Canada
  • Slavian Borecki - Poland
  • Kevin Lewis – Canada
  • Chris Foltz - USA
  • Eliza Stanford (Colourd Ice) - Canada (Fort St. John)

 

High on Ice Community Partners
High on Ice is organized by a planning committee made up of various community members who represent different organizations. The vast majority of this group is made up of volunteers who are the driving force behind the community events that take place over the weekend. High on Ice is possible because of these people and their desire to celebrate life in the North. Thank you to our volunteers:

  • Airik Clark Music
  • Backcountry
  • Beards Brewing
  • Bell Media
  • Canadian Grind Coffee & Tea
  • Child Development Centre
  • Eliza Stanford
  • Engage Sport North
  • Fort St. John Curling Club
  • Fort St. John Metis Society
  • Harriet Stanford
  • Lido Theatre
  • NEAT
  • Northern Star Kennel Racing
  • North Peace Cultural Centre
  • North Peace Gymnastics Association
  • Northern Horse Mule & Harness Association
  • Moose FM
  • Prom Committee
  • The Horse Ranch
  • Totem Mall
  • Whiskey Jack Nordic Ski Club
  • Wiggy's Creations
  • Youth Advisory Council

 If you have an idea for a community event or would like to volunteer to help with the festival, please contact us by emailing recreation@fortstjohn.ca

Want to get involved in the event next year? Here's how you can join the fun:
Become an Event Partner

The High on Ice Winer Festival is organized by a planning committee made up of various community members who represent different non-profit organizations. The vast majority of this group is made up of volunteers who are the driving force behind the community events that take place over the weekend. High on Ice is possible because of these people and their desire to celebrate life in the North.

We welcome any and all organizations (sport teams, charitable organizations, clubs, and more) to coordinate a sub-event as part of the festival. Even if it's an hour or two we are happy to include new activities in the weekend program - we even help cover the costs!
If you have an idea for a community event or would like to volunteer to help with the festival, please contact us by email Recreation.
Sponsor
The High on Ice Winter Festival requires a lot of resources. The event receives support from many local businesses and that's what makes it such a huge success. Cash or in-kind donations are accepted and there are different packages available.
Check out the Sponsorship Information link at the bottom of this page. For questions related to sponsorship email Recreation.
Be a Vendor
It can get a little chilly down at Centennial Park! Perhaps you cook/serve delicious food that will warm up visitors! Apply to be a vendor by email Recreation. All vendors must have a business license, food safe, own power supply and have a unit that is approved by the Fort St. John Fire Department.
 
Any questions or suggestions regarding the festival? Let us know and email the Recreation Department.