There's hands-on fun for everyone at Crock A Doodle. Paint your own pottery and enjoy some relaxed creative time transforming ready to paint pottery into your own amazing works of art. Pieces are glazed and kiln-fired overnight, ready the following day.
Located in World Famous Banff National Park, for over 100 years The Banff Indian Trading Post has been providing an outlet for First Nations crafts. Today they continue that tradition with a wide selection of Genuine Native Canadian Handicrafts, Sterling Silver Jewellery, Pottery, Moccasins, Mukluks, Hats, Blankets, T-Shirts, Leather Coats, Furs, Souvenirs and much more. From the local Stoney Nakoda to across Canada and North America, they have the best selection you will find.
Renowned for its panoramic beauty, Fairmont Banff Springs Golf Course in Alberta is a captivating and challenging layout set in the heart of Canada's Rocky Mountains.
Make your way through the twists and turns of Canada's Rocky Mountains, and enjoy snow-capped landscapes at every turn on this winter tour.
Make the most of your time in Banff with this winter combo. Banff sleigh rides run daily, while Banff snow tubing tickets are open tickets and can be used at Mount Norquay Tube Park. Banff Gondola and Hot Springs passes are open tickets and can be used at anytime.
Cross a tranquil river on horseback and admire an enchanting Rocky Mountain waterfall on this one-hour ride with Banff Trail Riders. A great introduction to the untouched wilderness just outside the Banff town-site. Save 10% by using coupon code ONLINE2SAVE and booking online seven days or more in advance.
Chinook Rafting offers the closest whitewater rafting to Calgary and Banff in the Canadian Rockies, with mountain views providing a stunning backdrop. There's rapids suitable for all levels from family-friendly rivers to big waves or roaring rapids depending on your experience and confidence. With over 30 years experience in excellence, they deliver exceptional levels of guest interaction and service with a team of highly-trained professionals committed to showing you a great time on the water. Chinook Rafting uses only top quality, modern equipment and their licenced, professional guides love sharing their knowledge, local stories, skills and enthusiasm to make your whitewater adventure one of life's greatest experiences. The whitewater rafting season runs from mid May to mid-Sept., with transport available from Banff.
Experience the thrill of wild west in the Canadian Rockies. Banff Trail Riders offers a host of exciting horseback excursions for all ages and abilities. Saddle up for a scenic trail ride along the Bow River. Dig in to a delicious barbeque lunch at an authentic cowboy cookout. Hit the trails for an overnight horseback adventure and sleep in a backcountry lodge. Or, take a horse drawn sleigh ride through a magical winter wonderland.
Guided rock climbing, mountaineering, ice climbing, ski touring in Banff and the surrounding areas. Banff Alpine Guides also offers avalanche courses and climbing instruction. All of the guides and instructors are certified under the Association of Canadian Mountain Guides and/or the International Federation of Mountain Guides.
Laugh Out Loud is CBC Radio's hit stand-up comedy show. Each week, host Ali Hassan presents a mix of established and emerging Canadian comedians recorded at various festivals and clubs across the country. The goal is to make more Canadians laugh out loud whenever they want — on radio, on-line and via our free podcast.
Rugged and raw landscapes from across Canada continue to inspire Rod Charlesworth, a Canada House Gallery artist for over 30 years. Working with oil on canvas utilizing his hands, fingers, brush and palette knife Charlesworth’s pieces are rich, vibrant and luscious. Artist reception, May 26, 2-5 p.m.
Explore our endless galaxy of stars at the Banff Gondola. Take a peek inside ultra-modern telescopes to see the seemingly infinite night skies for constellations, planets and distant galaxies with guidance and commentary from astronomers. Learn more through our engaging and interactive exhibits showcasing the life cycle of stars, gravitational force of black holes and the phenomena of nebulas. Capture that perfect evening shot with tips from our professional photographer, and warm up with tea and hot apple cider.Available to all guests, young and young-at-heart, Stargazing is included with Banff Gondola admission. Remember to dress warm. Saturdays 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Feb 3 to Mar 3. Cap off the night with Sky Bistro's signature after dinner taste and drink menu.