Tenth annual High on Ice to begin next Friday

Ice carving, sleigh rides, comedy shows and an ice fishing derby are among a wide variety of events planned.

The Crystal Cup and Sapphire Cup will also get started on Friday as well with play beginning at 6 p.m. and wrapping up around 9 p.m. For those wanting to have fun in doors the Lido Theatre will be having a “Laugh Your Ice Off” comedy show starting at 8 p.m. Additional comedy shows will be held Saturday, Sunday, and Monday also at 8 o’clock.

Saturday’s events will start at 9 a.m. with the Mayor’s Challenge, and a professional and community ice carving competition at Centennial Park. Children’s activities will kick off at Centennial Park at 1 p.m., and over at the North Peace Arena an old timers hockey tournament will be held from noon until 10 p.m.

Sunday morning at 9 a.m. the ice fishing derby will be held at Inga Lake. The event goes until 3 p.m. Ice carving and snow sculpting will begin at 9 a.m. at Centennial Park. The old timers hockey tournament will also resume at 9 o’clock at the North Peace Arena and the Crystal Cup and Sapphire Cup will start their final day at 10 a.m.

Other events are also planned. To see the full High on Ice schedule click here.