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Your new favourite season

The fun doesn’t stop when winter hits Drumheller. Our hoodoos might be buried under snow but that doesn’t mean you have to be. Drumheller plays host to a number of exciting indoor activities and events throughout the winter season. Prepare to witness Drumheller at its most festive!

Winter in Drumheller can be a lot of fun, especially if you follow our guide of how to get into your most festive mood.

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  • Festive Events

  • Indoor Fun

  • Charming Hospitality

Winter Experiences

  • Festival of Lights

    The annual kick-off to the holiday season in Drumheller! Join us on November 17th for free family-friendly events and activities in Downtown Drumheller. Planned activities include wagon rides, street hockey, cookie decorating, photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus, live entertainment, s’mores, carolling groups, and so much more!

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  • Christmas in the Coulee

    Come join them for the annual ‘Christmas in the Coulee’ event on December 8th and 9th. They’ll be stringing thousands of lights inside the Atlas Coal Mine tipple! Santa Claus will be there, along with traditional baked goods, live music, kids games/crafts, the Polar Express train, eggnog tasting and lots of stories. Make sure to play their scavenger hunt between the Atlas and the East Coulee School Museum to win great prizes.

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