Frozen in Time Festival

Carve This Way

December 28 – 30
Be prepared to be wowed with spectacular lit-up storytelling ice sculptures that capture sports through the ages. Explore more than 25 ice sculptures throughout downtown Collingwood with this map.

scavenger hunt

NEW! Rogers Hometown Hockey Activities

December 29-30

  • Viewing Party on Hurontario Street: Live NHL game broadcast on Sunday night from Sportsnet Mobile Studio hosted by Ron MacLean & Tara Slone
  • Autograph signings with NHL® Alumni
  • Lots of hockey-themed games including the Hockey Circus Show and an obstacle course
fireside family lounge

Parade of Champions and Pre-Game Show

December 29
Join Ron MacLean and Tara Slone live from the Hurontario Street Sportsnet mobile studio on Sunday December 30th for their live Sportsnet broadcast starting at 7:00 p.m. Cheer on the Parade of Champions celebrating local sports and hockey heroes. Listen to Ron and Tara share stories that celebrate the hockey history and culture that put Collingwood on Canada’s hockey map. Then, stick around to catch the outdoor viewing party as the Vegas Golden Knights take on the Arizona Coyotes.

'Ice Carvers' Battle of the Chainsaws

December 29 – 30 
You can cheer on world renowned ice carvers as they go head to head battling it out using their formidable carving skills to win the crowd’s approval. The showdown happens at noon on December 29 and 1:00pm on December 30. 

double slide

Free Skate at Eddie Bush Memorial Arena

December 28 and 30
Take to the ice and enjoy a free skate session with family and friends at the Eddie Bush Memorial Arena in downtown Collingwood. See the schedule for details.

Sledge Hockey Celebrity Game

December 28
Come watch sledge hockey players take on some local celebrities! Enjoy the free public skate at Eddie Bush Memorial Arena before taking in the game at 7:00 p.m.

wagon rides

Old-Fashioned Wagon Rides Around Downtown

December 29 – 30
Wagon rides depart regularly from Second St. and Pine St. near the new bus Terminal. Climb aboard and enjoy the ride.

sugar plum pavillion

Features & Specials

Check out the delicious specials and featured menu items in downtown Collingwood’s cafés, bistro’s, restaurants, takeout and gourmet specialty shops.

Ball Hockey

Two full days of exciting scheduled and public play on the ball hockey rink.

sugar plum pavillion

Stroll the Stores

Stroll the downtown stores to view the ‘Winter Play’ photo contest winners.

For all event information and local accommodations, contact:

South Georgian Bay
Tel:  705-445-7722
Toll Free: 1-888-227-8667