Featured Events

Family and Youth EventsSnofest IdolSnofest Winter Carnival DaySnofest Planetarium DaySnofest Curling and Accessible CurlingSnofest Amazing Race, Snofest Rocks and Rings and Snofest Discovery DaySnofest Bingos, Euchre and Picture Nights with Snofest Pete

Family and Youth Events 2018

Family Skate Saturday, January 6th from 9:45 am to 11:15 pm at the Evinrude Centre (Free)
Snofest Family Day

Join the fun in the studio for a guided family art tour and winter themed arts and crafts at the Art Gallery of Peterborough on Sunday, January 7th. No fee or registration. Drop in between 1 pm and 4 pm. Children must be accompanied by an adult. (Free)

Snofest Idol

Come out to the Showplace Performance Centre to watch the singing competition of the Snofest Idol on Sunday, January 7th. Eight talented local singers will entertain and amaze with their incredible singing voices. Judges will be on hand to select three winners. Donations are accepted.

Visit the Ontario Planetarium 

Saturday, January 13th from 11 am to 3 pm at Kenner Secondary School. Cost is $2.00 per person. Details to follow.

Snofest Discovery Day

Sunday, January 15th from 11 am to 3 pm at the OFAH Mario Cortellucci Hunting and Fishing Heritage Building. Discover the winter adaptations of Ontario's fish and wildlife. Indoor and outdoor activities will be available.  (Free)

Family Swim

Friday, January 19th from 6:30 to 8 pm at the Wellness Centre (Free)

Snofest Carnival on the Hill

Saturday, January 20th from 9 am to 1 pm including a Pancake breakfast from 9 am to 11 am. Indoor arts and crafts, Museum exhibit, face painting, outside games for youth and families, snowman building contest and The Jumping Mouse Outdoor Education.  (Free)

Snofest Rocks and Rings

This Rocks and Rings program is for  youth who would like to learn about the game of curling. Various drills, relays and team building activities are used to introduce youth to the skills of this game on Saturday, January 13th from 1 pm to  4 pm.  The program is highly interactive with the emphasis on fun! Unique indoor curling with equipment is used to provide a true curling experience without requiring ice!

Snofest Turtle Flakes and Facts Come out to the Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre and  watch live adult and hatchling (baby) turtles on display in the Education Centre  on Saturday, January 27th from 11 am to 3 pm. Volunteers will be present to tell stories and provide information and answer questions. Attendees of all ages welcome. (Free)