Canada 150th Celebration at Asessippi Ski Area & Resort

February 17-20, 2017

Join us in celebrating Canada’s 150th birthday during February long weekend. We have great activities planned for anyone and everyone!

Fri Feb 17 

Richard Inman

Richard Inman live at the Powder Keg Pub. Richard will be here for 3 sets starting at 4:30pm, 6pm and 7:30pm.

Saturday, February 18

Rail Wars

Prairie Supply Co, Manitoba Snowboard Association and Asessippi present RAIL WARS! 5 Divisions with some sweet swag to be won! Register online or on the day between 9:30am – 11am.

Family Fun Multi Run hosted by Asessippi Ski Club

Everyone is invited to participate in a fun race on the Porcupine run. Registration is from 9:30am – 10am just outside the Food Court entrance. It’s $10 and ANYONE is welcome to participate – skiiers, boarders, kids or adults – come and join in the FUN!

Jerry Sereda

Jerry Sereda will be playing live at the Powder Keg Pub. Jerry will be here for 3 sets starting at 4:30pm, 6pm and 7:30pm.

Illuminated Human Flag – 5:30pm

We will be doing an illuminated human Canadian Flag! What’s that you ask? Well we all stand in the marked out shape of the Canada flag, then we will give you a glow stick or sparkler. A drone will then take our picture! After that we will have a 150th Birthday cake ready for everyone!

Sunday, February 19

Be prepared for an action packed Sunday!

  • Facepainting for kids – 6pm – 8pm outside the food court
  • Maple Syrup roll ups
  • Mascot Wars! – 2pm in the courtyard – cheer on your favourite mascot in the Dance off and then watching them whizz down the tubing runs!
  • Cook your own Steak night – $19.95 will get you a Caesar Salad, a Baked Potatoe (with all the fixings), and a steak you can cook to your liking on our outside BBQ – yum!

The Amazing Race – Asessippi!

Participate in the Asessippi Amazing Race! Register a team of 2 of more for $5 between 9am – 10am. The race will begin at 11am in the courtyard!! Great prize pack to be won!

Activities will be designed for all ages and ability levels!

Paper Lantern Release – 8:30pm

We will be releasing 150 paper lanterns in the courtyard. We will have paper lanterns available to purchase in the food court and gift shop for families that would like to release one in memorandum of someone or for their family.

Fireworks – 9:45pm

Grab your spot for the fireworks display at 9:45pm!

Mon Feb 20

Kids movies will be playing in the Sugar Shacks throughout the day.