Activities, Community, Family

Winter Activities for Families of Sylvan Lake

Even though Balzac Billy may think spring is just around the corner, there are still a few more weeks of winter yet. Feeling a little uninspired by Alberta’s chilly days and looking for some fun? Read on for a few winter activities around the town of Sylvan Lake.


When: Begins February 16th, 2018
This annual celebration of winter fun is a hit for families of all ages. Events range from pancake breakfasts to a Frozen movie viewing. The place to be is at the Lake itself, where you can partake in fun activities such as Sleigh rides, hot chocolate & s’more roasting and even a petting zoo!
Check out full details here.

Polar Bear Dip

When: February 17th, 2018
This yearly fundraiser has had great success in raising funds for local charities, so grab a Timmies, bundle up and come cheer on those crazy enough to take the plunge!
Check out full details here. Registration information here.

Winterfest Farmers Market

When: February 17th, 2018
Looking for some indoor winter fun? Well – Look no further! The Sylvan Lake Farmers Market has everything from fresh baking, soaps, homemade jams and more.
Directions and hours here.

Family Day at NexSource Centre

When: February 19th, 2018
Come check out the local leisure centre which has reduced admissions and multiple drop-in activities throughout Family Day. Nothing like a swim day to beat the long winter days!
Check out the facilities here.

Winter Activities