High on Ice events – some cancelled

first_imgHigh on Ice, Fort St. John, Canada January 13 – 16, 2011 – Courtesy the City of FSJ Fort St. John Curling Club Community Dinner & Dance – Fort St. John Curling Club (6pm)Comedy Night – Lido Theatre (doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm) Professional Ice Carving Competition – Centennial Park (8am-10pm)Amateur & Intermediate Ice Carving – Centennial Park (9am-4pm)Regional Mayor’s Ice Carving Challenge – Centennial Park (9am-4pm)Ice Fishing Derby – Mile 91, Inga Lake (9am-Dusk)Snowmobile Show ‘n’ Shine – Centennial Park (10am-5pm)Advertisement Saturday, January 16Over the Line Ball Tournament – Surerus Ball Diamonds (8am-5pm)Advertisement Friday, January 15- Advertisement -Single Block Ice Carving Competition – Centennial Park (1pm-3pm)Professional Ice Carving Competition – Centennial Park (6pm-10pm)FSJ Mukluk Independent Plumbing Mixed Bonspiel Begins – Fort St. John Curling Club (6pm)Community Activities & Bon Fire in Centennial Park (6pm-9pm)Advertisement FSJ Mukluk Independent Plumbing Mixed Bonspiel – Fort St. John Curling Club (10am-6pm)Concession – Warm Food & Drinks – Centennial Park (11am-5pm)Children’s Activities in the Park – Centennial Park (11am-3pm)Toboggan Races (weather permitting) – Togobban Hill, NPSS (11am-3pm)Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides (weather permitting) – Togobban Hill, NPSS (11am-3pm)Advertisementcenter_img Comedy Night – Lido Theatre (doors open at 7pm, show starts at 8pm)Snowmobile Club Fun Ride – Jackfish Parking Lot to Snowmobile Club Chalet (8pm-11pm) The City of Fort St John’s annual High on Ice Festival is set for January 13 – 16, 2011. This exciting signature event includes an International Ice Carving Competition, snow sculpting, toboggan races, children’s activities in the park, live entertainment, sleigh rides, an ice fishing derby, an “Over the Line” ball tournament, Mukluk Curling Bonspiel and Comedy Night. It is organized by a planning committee made up of various community organizations and interested citizens, and outside of the ice component plans which begin in May of each year, most planning starts in the fall for the following year’s celebration. Sunday, January 17Professional Ice Carving Competition – Centennial Park (8am-2pm)Community & Family Snow Sculpting Competition – Centennial Park (9am-3pm)Media Snow Sculpting Competition – Centennial Park (9am-3pm)Concession – Warm Food & Drinks – Centennial Park (1am-5pm)Ice Fishing Derby – Mile 91, Inga Lake (9am-3pm)Toboggan Races (weather permitting) – Togobban Hill, NPSS (11am-3pm)Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides (weather permitting) – Togobban Hill, NPSS (11am-3pm)Children’s Activities in the Park – Centennial Park (12pm-4pm)Ice & Snow Awards Ceremony – Centennial Park (4pm)Fire & Ice Celebration – Centennial Park (5pm) Below is a full schedule – NOTE – some events have been cancelled because of the weather.  Events in red have been cancelled.last_img read more

Entertainment Calendar

first_img“The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen’s Guild Dramatic Society’s Production of A Christmas Carol” will be presented, 8 p.m. Friday at the Repertory East Playhouse, 24266 San Fernando Road, Newhall. Tickets: $16 for adults and $14 for students and seniors. Call (661) 288-0000. Nature Hike will teach about mountain lions, 1-3 p.m. Sunday at Towsley Canyon, 24255 The Old Road, Newhall. Call Wendy Langhans at (310) 858-7272, Ext. 115. Christmas Bird Count will allow volunteers to scatter throughout the area to count local birds. Meet at 6:30 a.m. Wednesday at Western Bagel in the Kmart shopping center in Valencia. Bring binoculars and dress warm. Beginning bird watchers are welcome. Call Dan Cooper at (323) 397-3562 or e-mail him at [email protected] — To submit an event for the Things To Do calendar, contact Sharon Cotal two weeks prior to the event at (661) 257-5256, fax her at (661) 257-5262, e-mail her at [email protected] or write to her at 24800 Avenue Rockefeller, Valencia, CA 91355. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORERose Parade grand marshal Rita Moreno talks New Year’s Day outfit and ‘West Side Story’ remake160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more