• 2019 Games Host Volunteer Centre Open House

    2019 Games Host Volunteer Centre Open House

    Thursday, 19th April 2018

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - In celebration of the opening of the 2019 Canada Winter Games Volunteer Centre and in honour of National Volunteer Week, the 2019 Games is hosting an open house on Saturday, April 21, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at 2830 Bremner Avenue, Red Deer.

    “We invite all prospective and current volunteers to join us at our open... Read More

  • 2019 Games Launches Medal Design Contest

    2019 Games Launches Medal Design Contest

    Tuesday, 3rd April 2018

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - The 2019 Canada Winter Games is looking to Canadian artists for help in designing the medals awarded during the largest multi-sport event for youth in the nation.

    “Athletes will remember and cherish the medals they earn at the 2019 Games for the rest of their lives,” said Lyn Radford, Board Chair of the 2019 Canada... Read More

  • MNP Canada Games Torch Relay

    MNP announced as Presenting Sponsor of National Torch Relay

    Tuesday, 27th March 2018

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - The 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society is pleased to welcome MNP as a Diamond Sponsor of the 2019 Games, a National Partner of the Canada Games and the presenting sponsor of the MNP Canada Games Torch Relay. Starting in fall 2018, the MNP Canada Games Torch Relay will travel from coast to coast as a national torch relay... Read More

  • Countdown to the 2019 Games

    Countdown to the 2019 Games

    Wednesday, 14th February 2018

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - In 365 days, the largest multi-sport and cultural event for youth in the nation kicks off in Red Deer. From February 15 until March 3, 2019, the 2019 Canada Winter Games welcomes up to 3,600 participants from over 800 communities across Canada competing for gold in 19 sports.

    Earlier today the Host Society announced... Read More

  • One Year Until the 2019 Canada Winter Games

    One Year Until the 2019 Canada Winter Games

    Wednesday, 14th February 2018

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - In exactly one year, Red Deer and central Alberta host the largest multi-sport and cultural event for youth in the nation - the 2019 Canada Winter Games.

    “Already, the 2019 Games have made an impact to the landscape of our community and when we open the Games in 2019, the incredible work our Board, volunteers and... Read More

  • Chefs de Mission Visit Red Deer

    Chefs de Mission Visit Red Deer

    Tuesday, 13th February 2018

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - Later this week, the Chefs de Mission and their assistants from Canada’s 13 provinces and territories will get a peek at the preparations underway for the 2019 Canada Winter Games as they attend the Mission Conference #1 in Red Deer.

    “This is an important opportunity for the Chefs de Mission to visit the central... Read More

  • One year out celebration

    Celebrate One Year Until the 2019 Canada Winter Games

    Tuesday, 6th February 2018

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - February 15 marks one year out from hosting the biggest event in the history of central Alberta — the 2019 Canada Winter Games.

    To mark this milestone, the 2019 Games is hosting a free, public celebration at Bower Ponds on February 15 from 6 until 8 p.m. Presented by the Co-operators, the One Year Out Celebration... Read More

  • 2019 Canada Winter Games Gear Available at Bower Place

    2019 Canada Winter Games Gear Available at Bower Place

    Friday, 1st December 2017

    2019 Canada Winter Games Gear is available for the 2017 holiday season exclusively at Bower Place in Red Deer.

    “Our holiday merchandise line is the perfect gift for the Games enthusiast in your life,” said Lyn Radford, Board Chair of the the 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society. “This initial product line offers a glimpse of what we... Read More

  • waskasoo

    2019 Canada Winter Games Welcome Waskasoo

    Tuesday, 3rd October 2017

    Tonight during the 2019 Canada Winter Games 500 Days Out milestone celebration, Waskasoo the deer was revealed as the mascot of the 2019 Games.

    Twelve year old Mackenzie Van Damme of Lacombe designed Waskasoo as part of the 2019 Canada Winter Games Mascot Challenge. Mackenzie’s design was selected from over 300... Read More

  • 2019 Canada Winter Games Celebrates Major Milestones

    2019 Canada Winter Games Celebrates Major Milestones

    Tuesday, 3rd October 2017

    Today, October 3, 2017, marks a number of exciting milestones for the 2019 Canada Winter Games Host Society - 500 days until the Opening Ceremony of the Games, the unveiling of the Games mascot and the welcoming of five new corporate sponsors.

    Tonight during a free, public event from 5 until 8 p.m. at Bower Place, the... Read More

  • 18 months news release

    Red Deer Carries The Torch To 2019

    Tuesday, 15th August 2017

    The Canada Games torch has been passed to Red Deer, Alberta, the host of the 2019 Canada Winter Games.

    On Sunday, August 13, during the Closing Ceremony of the 2017 Canada Summer Games in Winnipeg, Manitoba, City of Red Deer Mayor Tara Veer received the Canada Games flag from Winnipeg Mayor Brian Bowman and Canada Games Chairman Tom... Read More

  • Funding Announcement

    Federal Government Announces Funding Support of the 2019 Canada Winter Games

    Friday, 5th May 2017

    (Red Deer, Alberta) - Today, Federal Minister of Sport and Persons with Disabilities Carla Qualtrough announced over $11 million in funding for the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer, Alberta. The support includes $3 million in capital project funding for enhancements to Great Chief Park, which will host long track speed skating... Read More

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