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Events

2022 ROSSLAND WINTER CARNIVAL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

*Events and times subject to addition, change or cancellation.
For a current schedule, refer to rosslandwintercarnival.com

Rossland Winter Carnival Snowman events for young carnival participants and spectators

**Changes to Rossland Winter Carnival 2022: 

Out of concern for our community amidst rising Covid19 case counts, and in the spirit of ongoing public health orders, the following events will be canceled for the 2022 Carnival weekend: City of Rossland Carnival Parade, the Sonny Samuelson Bobsled Race, the Winter Carnival Variety Show, the John Heinz Relay Race, all Blizzard Music Festival events, the Olaus Ice Palace Beer Garden, and the Powder Pounder Volleyball Tournament. 

  • City of Rossland presents:
  • The world famous professional carving team, Slocan Snow Sculptures, will be creating snow sculptures downtown, on Cook Ave, and at Red Mountain, as well as ice slides at the library and Cook park

  • Free ice skating and tobogganing (Cook Ave. Park) open to the public *weather permitting*

  • Participate in Rossland Recreation’s “Yardival” contest – including a snow sculpture contest, backyard bobsled contest, a backyard jib contest, and a snow fort party palace contest

9:00am – 5:00pm

RED Mountain Resort presents “The Game” Rail Jam (at RED Resort this year). Registration Saturday 9 – 11am at RED Mountain Resort’s Conference room – $20. Helmets and waivers mandatory. Event begins at noon. 

10:00am – 5:00pm

Rossland Museum and Discovery Center presents: Snowman-building contest.
Build all day, winners announced at 4:00pm. Snow maze, campfire, tobogganing, snow painting, and hot chocolate & hot apple cider available all day. Admission by donation.

12:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm

Rossland Museum and Discovery Center presents: Maple Taffy Admission by donation.

1:00pm – 2:00pm

Rossland Museum and Discovery Center presents: Snow Races Admission by donation.

3:00pm – 7:00pm

Rossland Recreation presents: “Yardival” Contest – Snow Fort Party Palace

  1. Buid a snow fort party palace in your yard

  2. Take a pic and send to recreation@rossland.ca

  3. Prizes for top fort in kids and adults categories

  4. Have a (small) party in your palace on Saturday January 28th from 3pm – 7pm 

  • 10:00am – 5:00pm

    Rossland Museum and Discovery Center presents: Snow maze, campfire, tobogganing, snow painting, and hot chocolate & hot apple cider available all day. Admission by donation.


    1:00pm – 2:00pm

    Rossland Museum and Discovery Center presents: Snow Races Admission by donation.


    12:30pm, 2:30pm

    Rossland Museum and Discovery Center presents: Maple Taffy Admission by donation.

Rossland Winter Carnival Firefighters Pancake Breakfast

Foodie's Forecast

Check out the many food vendors along Columbia Ave. and the restaurants around town throughout carnival weekend. *While supplies last

  • RESTAURANTS, PUBS, CAFES

    Check out the food around town:
    The Flying Steam Shovel Gastropub,
    Mook Thai,
    Clansey’s,
    Gabriella’s,
    The Rossberry (Downtown and at RED),
    The Rock Cut Pub,
    Idgie’s,
    The Alpine Grind,
    Ake Dake,
    Rafter’s Pub,
    The Velvet at the Josie,
    Mountain Nugget,
    Hooper’s Bakery,
    7 Summits Coffee Company

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info@rosslandwintercarnival.com
to contact the Rossland Winter Carnival Committee

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Banner Video – David Colhoun