Wintergration is a program for newcomers to Edmonton who would like to try fun, outdoor winter activities. Winter may be long, but it does not have to be boring!

What we offer

Wintergration participants benefit from:

  • Meeting new people and having fun
  • Spending time outdoors and being active
  • Opportunities to try popular Canadian winter activities
  • Learning about outdoor recreation opportunities in Edmonton

How does the program work?

A variety of family-friendly activities are held throughout the winter, such as sledding, cross-country and downhill skiing, skating, snowshoeing, river valley walks, and curling. All equipment is provided so participants can have a hands-on winter recreation experience. While all activities are free, participants must wear warm winter clothes.

Who can access this program?

Newcomers who want to try different winter activities. All ages are welcome, but some activities are not suitable for very young children.

Where is this program offered?

Different locations around the city, depending on the activity.

How to access this program

To find out more about the next Wintergration event, please contact the Empowered Communities Coordinator.