Monday, February 06, 2012

Featured Winter Carnivals and February Festivals & Events February 6-12, 2012

Winter Carnivals
February 3-20, 2012
Come to Winterlude, where three fun-filled weekends of excitement and activity await the whole family! From glittering ice carvings and majestic snow sculptures to the world’s largest skating rink, a gigantic snow playground and explosive shows under the winter sky, Winterlude is a great way to celebrate and enjoy the winter season.
Winterlude website info
Stay at resorts, inns, hotels  Ottawa, ON,  Ottawa hotels on-line

Bon Soo Winter Carnival
Sault Ste. Marie
February 3-12, 2012
Come to Saul Ste. Marie, Canada and celebrate 47 years of Winter Magic. Family Traditions continue for ten days, while residents and visitors alike will GET OUT and GET ACTIVE, enjoying our "Fifth Season" - BON SOO!
Bon Soo winter carnival info
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels  Sault  Ste. Marie, ON       Sault Ste. Marie Hotels on-line

Cochrane Winter Carnival
February 3-12, 2012
Come Chill With Chimo at Ontario's Oldest Premier Winter Carnival! Participate in many tournaments such as hockey and horseshoe, attend the many dances including an outdoor dance on Lake Commando
Cochrane winter carnival info
Cochrane Hotels on-line 

Blind River Winter Carnival
Blind River
February 9-12, 2012
There will be lots to do for the whole family! There will be: skating, sliding, snow sculptures, food, entertainment, kids fish derby
Blind River Winter Carnival info
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels   Blind River, ON

Orillia Winter Carnival
February 10-12 2012
Cool family fun for all ages! Pancake breakfasts, Shivers' ice castle, snow sculptures, dog sled rides, live entertainment, polar bear dip & more
Orillia Winter carnival info
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels   Orillia, ON  Orillia Hotels on-line

Victoria Harbour Frosty Frolics
February  10-12, 2012
Winter is here and it’s time to celebrate! Join Tay Township and various Communities.
Victoria Harbour frosty frolics info
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels Midland, ON, Penetanguishene, ON,  Midland Hotels on-line
February Festivals & Events

Skating, Snowshoeing + Horse & Wagon Rides in the Village
Blue Mountain Village
Blue Mountains
January 1 - February 29, 2012
Come to Blue Mountain Village and enjoy the area's largest free outdoor skating rink*! Meet at Windy O'Neill's Irish Pub every Saturday and Sunday from 1-4pm for a free Horse & Wagon ride through the Village. Grab your snowshoes and meet outside Columbia Sports Store every Friday, Saturday and Sunday at 10:30am for a free guided snowshoe walk*
*weather permitting & rentals available.
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels Collingwood-Blue Mountain ON
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American Express® presents Taste of Winterlude
January 26-February 18, 2012
Warm up to Winterlude and discover the flavours of Canada's Capital. A variety of restaurants will offer fine dining experiences, wine pairings and other culinary delights.  Witness breathtaking fireworks at the opening ceremony. Skate on the Rideau Canal. Enjoy dazzling ice sculptures at the Rogers Crystal Garden. Come to Winterlude and celebrate Canada's Capital Region in winter!
Taste of Winterlude website info

Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels Ottawa, ON, Otttawa hotels on-line

Deerhurst Resort, Huntsville
February 10 - 12, 2012
Get some comic relief from the winter blues with Deerhurst Resort and Downtown Huntsville's newest fun-filled, can't miss weekend event. 
Headlined by improv masters Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood of Who’s Line Is It Anyway TV and worldwide stage fame, this getaway will have you giggling, chuckling and unwinding with some truly unique entertainment.  And in cool Canadian style, our funny bone break also includes classic winter demos and fun, both here and in town.  (Gals, this trip makes a great pre-Valentine’s escape with the man in your life.)   
2-Night Package for 2 includes:  Accommodation, 1 day’s breakfast, Friday night “stand-up” dinner reception with a welcome drink.  Friday night live Yuk Yuk’s show, Saturday night’s Colin & Brad Show at Deerhurst, and a complimentary cross-country ski, skate or snowshoe rental
Book here  or call 1-800-461-4393 or 705-789-7113, ext. 4250
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Full Moon Event Snowshoe or Ski!
Wye Marsh, Midland
February 7, 2012
Come and discover the Wye Marsh as few people do – by the light of the full moon! Ski or snowshoe the trails from 6pm - 9pm (last admission to the trails is 8pm) and then warm up by the fire and enjoy a cup of complimentary hot chocolate (travel mugs are appreciated)! Ski and snowshoe rentals are available for an extra cost.
Time: 6pm-9pm (last admission to trails at 8pm)  Cost: Members $5.00 Non-Member $10.00 (equipment rental extra) |*event subject to trail and weather conditions – please call prior to arrival to get the latest details
Wye Marsh website
Stay at Resorts, Inns, Hotels Midland, ON