Winterlude 2018

The 40th Winterlude was crowned with success! Thanks to all who participated and to our partners and generous volunteers.

On February 1 to 18, 2019, join the Ice Hog Family for another edition of winter fun!

In the meantime, you can apply to volunteer or perform at our next Winterlude in Canada’s Capital Region.

Calendar of events

Join the Winterlude fun in Ottawa–Gatineau from February 2 to 19, 2018.

Official sites

Learn about the different sites that host activities, including a new location for Snowflake Kingdom.

Visitor information

Plan your visit to Canada’s Capital Region. Find information about facilities, transportation, accessibility and other services.

About Winterlude

Learn more about this Ottawa-Gatineau Winter celebration.

Call for volunteers

Be a part of the Winterlude volunteer team for a rewarding experience.

SubZero concerts

Discover the Canadian artists who will heat up the stage in Confederation Park on Friday and Saturday nights.

Register for events

Sign up for Winterlude activities.

Call for performers

Submit your proposal to become a Winterlude performer.


Get quick links to information and contacts for media inquiries about Winterlude.