PotashCorp Wintershines 2012 - Celebrating Our Cool Culture

Published: Jan 25, 2012

Saskatoon, Saskatchewan – Changes to PotashCorp WinterShines Agenda

Due to late snow fall and site challenges that were not able to be overcome for 2012, PotashCorp WinterShines will not be building an Ice Climbing Wall, Zip Line or Luge as previously advertised. In its place, there will be a portable 32’ climbing wall, Ice Castle, Giant Slide and ice bonfire which will be lit on Saturday, February 4th in the evening.

Also, further updates to the Opening Program include the newly added International Ice Fight between Canada and Japan. Come and watch as two professional ice carvers go head to head in the battle for the International title at PotashCorp WinterShines in Saskatoon.

January 28th – Opening Day Agenda
10:00 Festival Site Open
- Skating
- Entertainment
- Food
- Ice Carving Exhibition Open
- Ice Park – Climbing Wall, Ice Castle and Slide Open
12:00 Pony Rides and Sleigh Rides
3:00 – 5:00 International Ice Fight
Featuring: Takashi Ito from Japan
Executive Chef at Inn at Laurel Point, Victoria BC
Tom Pitt from Canada
Instructor at Red River College, Winnipeg, MB
5:00 – 7:00 BBQ
6:30 Opening Program
7:00 Bonfire #1

Winter fun at this years festival - January 28th through February 12th at the Market Square at River Landing and other sites around the city and area.

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Media Inquiries:
Tammy Forrester, RSVP Event Design, Festival Manager, 306-384-6044
Karen Linsley, RSVP Event Design, Festival Coordinator, 306-384-6044

101-202 Fourth Avenue North, Saskatoon, SK S7K 0K1
Phone: (306) 242-1206 | Fax: (306) 242-1955 | 1-800-567-2444