November 26-27, 2011
Lake Louise welcomes the world’s top alpine skiers for the inaugural event of the speed season. The WinterStart World Cup is the first, and only, Canadian stop on the World Cup circuit so don’t miss your chance to witness the world’s fastest take on the steeps of Lake Louise.
The entertainment doesn’t stop with the races! The festival area, located at the base of the mountain, will be packed with activities for the whole family. Inside the festival area there will be tons of giveaways, free hot chocolate, ice sculptures, and contests. You will also be able to view the finish area and cheer on the World Cup athletes as they cross the finish line!
Men’s Downhill course & festival area
11:00am - 4:00pm
Free access to the festival area
Schedule of Events
The Lake Louise Winterstart World Cup Festival Area is filled with fun and family activities. The festival area is open all weekend from 11:00am to 4:00pm and is free to enter. It’s in your own backyard so don't miss out the action!
11:30am - 1:00pm Mens Downhill
11:00am - 1:00pm Mens Downhill
Kids Ski Free during the Lake Louise Winterstart World Cup
Get 2 FREE Child Lift Tickets with the purchase of an Adult Lift Ticket during the World Cup at Lake Louise by saying the cheer “Go Canada Go” at the ticket counter!
2 FREE child Lift Tickets (up to 12 years of age) with the purchase of an Adult Lift Ticket
Valid on November 26, 27 and December 3, 4, 5, 2011
Cheer “Go Canada Go” at the ticket counter to receive the offer
New Kids Zone
This year’s World Cup events includes a designated “Kids Zone” cheering section where kids get FREE hot chocolate and cool temporary tattoos! Don’t forget to bring their flags and noise makers!
Click here to visit the official website.