Events & Activities


Schedule of Events 

Christmas at the Castle officially begins in December and we have plenty of activities and special events planned for the whole holiday season! As we get closer to the festive season, more events & activities will be added. Check back often for updates to this schedule.

To secure your preferred dining times, we highly recommend making reservations for dining events well in advance.

Events are complimentary to hotel guests unless otherwise noted.

Daily Activities

Letters to Santa

All Day, Location TBA

Nov. 29 -23, 2019


Candy Jar Game

All Day, Location TBA

Nov. 29, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020


Snowflake Scavenger Hunt

All Day, Location TBA

Nov. 29, 2019 - Jan. 5, 2020


Heritage Tour

1:00pm - 2:00pm , Location TBA

Dec. 1, 6-8, 13-15, 20-22, 27-29


Family Fun Time

9:00am - 11:00am, Location TBA

Nov 29, 2019 - Jan. 1, 2020

Family Swim Time

3:00pm -5:00pm, Aquatic Centre

Dec. 1, 7-8,14-15, 21-22,28-29



A Christmas Carol

Do not miss this heartwarming tale of a man named Scrooge who is visited by three ghosts and learns what true meaning of Christmas is all about! Through the use of puppets, music and not-to-be-missed moments of magic, this show is perfect for families of all ages. Fairmont Banff Springs' guests are also eligible for admission discounts. Please call our Royal Service team for further information on +1 403 762 2211

1:30pm - December 5, 11 & 13

2:00pm - Nov 30, Dec 1, 8,14,15, 21,22,24&25

8:00pm - Nov 29-30, Dec 4 -8, 11,12,14,15,19-28


Festive Nights

Enjoy a night of festivities at the Castle!

This three part series welcomes holiday shopping specials at the Shops at Fairmont Banff Springs, free hot cider & cookies, crafts with Mrs. Claus and letter writing to Santa. You can also skate with Santa or tour the magical Santa’s Suite!

Friday evenings 5:00pm to 9:00pm

Nov 29, Dec 6 & Dec 13


The North Pole

Imagine all the excitement of Christmas in one magical place. Join us at the North Pole this festive season for art, crafts and photo's with your favourite Christmas characters. This year we also welcome Santa's Bar, a festive locale for you evening aperitivo.


Join us every Friday evening for live music from 4pm to 8pm performed by local Bow Valley Artists. 


Dates & Times of activities available below 

Full Schedule Of Events

Special Dining Event

Town of Banff Events

Family Activity

Fairmont Banff Springs
405 Spray Avenue, Banff, Alberta
Canada T1L 1J

TEL + 1 403 762 2211

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