Featured Events

Family and Youth EventsSnofest IdolSnofest Winter Carnival DaySnofest Planetarium DayTry Curling - Throw your First Stone!Amazing Race, Rocks and Rings and Discovery DayBingos, Euchre and BridgeMusic By Jake & Puppet Show

Family and Youth Events 2018

Snofest 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 at 2 pm. Eight talented local singers will entertain and amaze with their incredible singing voices. Judges will be on hand to select three winners. Donations are welcome..

Planetarium  Day

Saturday, January 13th from 10 am to 4 pm at Kenner Secondary School. Cost is $2.00 per person. Check out the Planetarium Schedule by clicking on the link above.

Snofest Discovery Day

Sunday, January 14th from 11 am to 3 pm at the OFAH Mario Cortellucci Hunting & Fishing Heritage Centre. Discover the winter adaptations of Ontario's fish and wildlife. Indoor and outdoor activities will be available.  (Free)
Snofest Discovery Day Flyer

Snofest Family Swim

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

Snofest Carnival Day

Saturday, January 20th from 9 am to 1 pm.  Events include a Pancake breakfast from 9 am to 11 am. indoor arts and crafts, Museum exhibit, face painting, horse drawn sleigh rides,  outside games for youth and families, and the Ontario Falconry Centre will be on site with Birds of Prey (Free)

Snofest Youth Rocks and Rings

The 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! (Free)

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 - Donations Welcome!)
Meet Snofest Pete!

Snofest Pete is available for pictures!  For only $2, you can have your picture taken with Snofest Pete. Snofest Pete will be available at Peterborough Square from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm on Tuesday, January 16 and Wednesday January 17, 2018

Snofest Soup & Salsa

Brought to you by the New Canadian Centre, the Snofest Soup & Salsa is not to be missed.  Thursday, January 25 from 6 to 8 pm at St. James United Church.  Bring the entire family. $5 (Children 12 and under are free)
Get out of the cold and come enjoy some hot soup and fun salsa dancing.  Dance all night with the instructors showing salsa moves to Latino music.