Upcoming Events & Activities in Banff!
When you’re looking for a hotel in Banff for your weekend in the Rockies, you know to expect stunning surroundings, snow and winter fun. Nevertheless, we like to go the extra mile for your stay. So not only have our Early Bird Ski and Winter Package rates returned, we also provide our list of our favourite upcoming events in and around Banff for your next stay.
Mountain Film Mondays
Location – Wild Bills Cost – FREE
Time & Date –6-7pm, Monday’s
Experience the rush of winter in the Rockies with this free event showcasing heart stopping and visually stunning ski films. Mountain Film Mondays feature a selection of spectacular footage from years gone by, as well as more recent reels which will excite your senses. With footage provided by Banff Heritage Tourism, CMH Heli Tours, the Banff Mountain Film Festival and the Whyte Museum Banff, the calibre of films is fantastic!
Concerts at the Banff Centre – Club Series presents Royal Canoe
Location – The Banff Centre Cost - $12
Time & Date – February 24th. 7:30pm
A band which boasts its ability to make you want to move, Royal Canoe is an experience within itself. Their amazing array of falsettos, guitars, effects pedals, drums, basses, tambourines, shakers and a six-keyboard setup ensure you will rock the night away. Why not make an evening out of it with our Mom & Dad’s Date Night package. You can enjoy the concert while your kids are kept busy with 3 hours of professional babysitting! Perfect.
Feel like a family event at the Banff Centre? Sunday, May 20th sees two children’s classics come to life through the magical art of backlight puppetry. Presented by Corbian Visual Arts & Dance who will perform the tales of the Ugly Duckling and the Tortoise and the Hare.
Snow Days – Elizabeth Parker and the Alpine Club of Canada
Location - Banff Springs Hotel Manor Lounge
Cost – FREE Time & Date Friday’s, 6-7pm
There is a reason why your hotel in Banff exists where it does today. Banff’s heritage is rich and varied and you can relive a part of it. Experience the remarkable story of how a woman, who had never climbed a mountain, became the forefront of the Alpine Club of Canada.
Ice Sculptures & Sleigh Rides
Location – Chateau Lake Louise
Cost – FREE & $28 for Sleigh Rides Time & Date – Ongoing
Marvel at the magnificent ice sculptures on show at the stunning Chateau Lake Louise. On show from the recent professional ice carving event, you can wander through the wonderful ice creations with a world class backdrop. Afterwards you can take a sleigh ride around the famous (and frozen) Lake Louise, before returning to your hotel in Banff to cozy on up by your fire.
Enjoy a night in the Rockies with a hotel in Banff this winter. Plus with mid-week rates starting at $126, you can do it all!
Douglas Fir Resort & Chalets, Banff’s Finest Family Accommodation