It’s time to catch Snow Fever!

Nikki Sinclair, Community Recreation

Family Day weekend is fast approaching and Snow Fever has the fun covered!

4 Wing Cold Lake, the City of Cold Lake, the MD of Bonnyville and the Military Family Resource Center Society (MFRCS) have partnered to bring an abundant supply of family entertainment to the community; all weekend long! The fever catches as other organizations and companies join in, offering even more to do; from snowmobile races to Beantrees After Dark, the fun doesn’t end!

Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort gets things rolling Saturday, February 16 with live entertainment, a theatrical production of Moana and much more! Specific event details for the day are available on the Snow Fever Facebook page at snowfeverlakeland, and subsidized lift tickets are available to current Department of National Defence (DND) members and their dependents at the Col J.J. Parr Sports Centre.

Sunday, February 17 and Monday, February 18 will keep your family busy with tons of free activities.

Sunday’s activities will features pond hockey, sleigh rides and fireworks at the marina, while Monday morning’s activities will offers indoor fun with inflatables, balloon animals, face painting and more!

4 Wing will keep the excitement rolling, throughout the day, with outdoor fun at the Cold Lake Golf and& Winter Club. Dress warm and join us for snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, sleigh rides, free lunch, and hot chocolate around the fire. Stay and skate all day long with our outdoor family skate running from 9 a.m. until 8 p.m.!

There’s sure to be something for everyone! The 4 Wing events kick off at 9 a.m., on Monday, February 18, with the opening ceremonies at the Col JJ Parr Sports Centre.

Parking at the Cold Lake Gold and Winter Club is limited to those with valid restricted mobility parking permits. Free shuttle transportation, between Col J.J. Parr Sports Centre and Cold Lake Golf and Winter Club, will be available from 11 a.m. until – 3:30 p.m., with available parking at the CANEX and the Youth Centre.

With so many things to do, I simply cannot mention them all! You will have to come and see for yourselves.

Be sure to follow the Snow Fever page on Facebook to stay up to date with all things Snow Fever. Head over, like and follow the 4 Wing Connection, City of Cold Lake and Kinosoo Ridge Snow Resort pages too for additional information.