December 15, 2021 in ,

Signature events at Jasper in January

Sabrina Doyle
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Written by Sabrina Doyle

Of all the fun things to do during Jasper’s renowned winter festival, these are the ones that you should definitely add to your calendar. From drool-worthy comfort food to iconic Canadian activities to deals that your post-holiday wallet will love, here’s some absolute must-do's at Jasper in January, happening across three weekends from January 14 to 30.


First weekend: Jan 14-16

Muchie's Animal Adventures

Take the family out for some snowy fun with Marmot Basin's mascot! Visit each of Munchie the Marmot's animal friends on the map and remember the secret word on each animal sign. When you've found them all, rearrange the words into a sentence... it's your clue to the last location! Where: Marmot Basin ski resort When: Jan 15

Wine in Winter - postponed to April

  • Discover your inner sommelier at this sophisticated event that brings together wines from all over the world. More details coming soon! Where: Evil Dave's Grill When: 7:00pm-9:30pm Wine in Winter | Tourism Jasper

Whiskey Wine & Hops - postponed to April

Jasper in January Ski

Second weekend: Jan 21-23

Pyramid Winter Fete


Third: Jan 28-30

Street Party + Fireworks - cancelled

  • Break out your most retro ski suit for this fun and festive outdoor celebration, which typically includes live music, food stands, activities, light installations and more hot chocolate than you can handle. Street Party + Fireworks | Tourism Jasper

Pond Hockey Tournament

  • The Jasper Pond Hockey Challenge will bring the coveted Canadian Pond Hockey game to one of the most scenic venues in Canada, on Mildred Lake. This Pond Hockey tournament in Jasper National Park offers a hockey experience you’re sure to remember. 20 plus teams will compete in a 4 on 4 Pond hockey tournament with a minimum of 4 and maximum of 8 players. Cost: From $399 - two night, three day package. Jasper Cup - Pond Hockey Tournament | Tourism Jasper

All festival:

J-in-J Apres

  • Jasper’s Biggest Happy Hour! Take part in a time-honoured mountain-town tradition! After hours of skiing (or other outdoor adventure) nothing feels better than warming up and refueling at a local watering hole to rehash the day's highlights and unwind. Grab a seat at any of the participating restaurants (see below!) where you'll find special deals on drinks and food starting at 3:00 pm. J in J Après | Tourism Jasper