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Events

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2016-01-16
Winter Carnival & Snowball Apres

Winter Carnival & Snowball Apres

Whitewater is excited to host the 7th Annual Whitewater Winter Carnival weekend! January 16th and 17th we will have tons of family activities throughout this exciting, and wintery weekend. Coming from Rossland but don't want to drive? Mountain Shuttle will be offering a Shuttle to Whitewater from Rossland during the weekends festivities! 

Saturday January 16th, 2016 - Winter Carnival & Snowball Apres

All Day Firepit & Marshmellow Roasting
9:00 am - Snow Sculpture Competition
10:00 am - Kids Scavenger Hunt Registration - In front of Rental Shop
12:00 pm - Kids Scavenger Hunt Start
3:30 pm - Snow Sculpture Winners Announced
3:30 pm - LIVE Music by LINT Starts
4:55pm - FREE Shuttle leaves Nelson to Mountain

  • 4:55 pm Safeway 
  • 5:00 pm Whitewater Office
  • 5:05 pm Hitching Post

5:30 pm - Buffet Dinner Starts

  • Southern Style Menu
  • Early Bird Price of $20 for Adults 
  • Early Bird Price of $10 for 12 & under
  • After January 15th, $25 for Adults
  • After January 15th, $15 for 12 & under

7:00 pm - Torchlight Parade & Fireworks on Silver King Side
7:30 pm - FREE Shuttle to Nelson Departs

Sunday January 17th, 2016 - Avalanche Awareness Day/Gerick's Summit Cup

All Day Firepit, Snow Sculpture Viewing & Marshmellow Roasting
All Day Nelson Search and Rescue Info Booth outside Daylodge
Gerick's will be bringing some ARMADA demo's for you to try as well. 

8:30 am - Gericks Summit Cup Registration *Snowboarders Welcome*
9:30 am - Gericks Summit Cup Course Inspection
11:30 am - Gerick's Summit Cup Starts
1:00 pm - Companion Rescue Demo w/ Whitewater Ski Partol featuring Exie, our Avy Dog!
2:00 pm - Backcountryskiingcanada.com hosts the Beacon Olympics in the BCA Beacon Training Park  - Prizes to be won!
3:30 pm - Awards Ceremony for Gerick`s Summit Cup

In the mean time, check out last years celebrations from Nelson Kootenay Lake's Winter Vibe - video series.

 

Apres Menu

Apres Feast

 

Torch Light Parade

Taffy Tasting

Fireworks

 

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"I was astounded by the conditions there and for a small hill how much it had to offer. Now I know where they grow snow. "
Wally Podworniak
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