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2014-01-18
Whitewater's Winter Carnival & Snow Ball Apres

Whitewater's Winter Carnival & Snow Ball Apres

Whitewater is excited to host the 5th Annual Whitewater Winter Carnival weekend! January 18th and 19th we will have tons of family activities throughout this exciting, and wintery weekend. Saturday's main event will be our much anticipated scavenger hunt to help raise money for AYUDA (American Youth Understanding Diabetes Abroad) and Sunday's main event is Avalanche Awareness Day. 

Our delicious Saturday night Buffet menu is as follows:

Sweet Chili BBQ Pork Ribs
Teriyaki Chicken
BBQ Tofu Stirfry
Green Tea Scented Basmati Rice
Asian Jicama Slaw
Mixed Greens with Creamy Mango Dressing
Coconut Lime Cake
Chinese 5 Spice Mango Tarts

Some of the activities include:

SATURDAY:

The Slide, Scavenge and Search Scavenger Hunt!
All Day - Marshmallow Roasting and an outdoor bonfire
All Day - Snow Sculpting Competition
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Free taffy tasting from AFKO (Association Des Francophones des Kootenays Ouest) 
5:30 pm - Buffet Dinner and Après Party!
Buffet Dinner at the Snow Ball Après Party - $20 for adults, $10 for children 10 and under (prices do not include tax) Dinner tickets can be purchased in advance at Guest Services on the mountain or at the dowtown office.

7:00 pm - Fireworks & Torchlight Parade
4:00 pm - 7:00 pm - Live Music by Sunshine Drive!

We will also be offering a FREE shuttle back to Nelson so that you can stay late and enjoy the show! 

The Shuttle schedule for the Winter Carnival is as follows:

Nelson to Whitewater:

Nelson Safeway - 4:55pm
Whitewater Office -  5:00pm
Hitching Spot on Hwy 6 -  5:05pm

Whitewater to Nelson:

Leaving Whitewater -  7:30pm and will to to the above spots in the opposite order.


SUNDAY:

Companion Rescue Demonstration 
Beacon Olympics sponsored by BackcountrySkiingCanada.com
Avalanche Awareness Activities

 This event has a Facebook Event Page

Torch Light Parade

Winter Carnival 2014

 

 

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"If you take the trip to Nelson and ski/board whitewater, you will do some of the best riding/skiing of your life and the spirit of the town is phenomenal! I didn't know what I was missing until I took the trip! "
Marcus Bettencourt, Winnipeg, MB
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