2019 Canada Winter Games
February 15 to March 3, 2019
The 2019 Canada Winter Games (the Games) will be held in Red Deer, Alberta from February 15 to March 3, 2019. They will feature 19 sports, over 150 events, and a major arts and cultural festival. The Games are expected to attract over 20,000 visitors, approximately 3,600 athletes, coaches, and support staff, and 500 sport officials.
The more than 5,000 volunteers are essential to ensure that all participants get to experience the spirit of the Canada Games. The 2019 Games are projected to be the largest multisport and cultural event to be held in the province of Alberta since the 1988 Calgary Olympics. The Games will prepare our next international champions while inspiring the dreams of children across Canada.
Government of Canada investments
The 2019 Canada Winter Games are receiving support from the Hosting Program for athletes, coaches, officials, and fans to have the best possible experience.
Take part in special activities leading up to and during the 2019 Canada Winter Games.
Quick facts and statistics
Brush up on the Canada Games with some little-known facts about past Games.
Discover some of the athletes that went beyond the Games to showcase Canada abroad through sport.