Opening & Closing Ceremonies

Opening Ceremony - “A Celebration of Moments”

Date: Friday, February 15, 2019, 7 p.m.

Gates open: 5 p.m.

Show time: 6:30 p.m.

The Opening Ceremony of the 2019 Canada Winter Games in Red Deer celebrates moments. Dynamic, memorable moments are weaved into a variety show that not only welcomes the athletes but also celebrates the community. Each segment of the show captures a moment that celebrates the values of the 2019 Canada Winter Games.

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Closing Ceremony - “Now Is Your Time”

Date: Saturday, March 2, 2019, 7 p.m.

Gates open: 5 p.m.

Show time: 6:30 p.m.

The Closing Ceremony of the 2019 Canada Winter Games is a celebration of the athletes. This is a bold, unique show, setting a new standard for the Canada Games Closing Ceremony.

The Canada Games uphold a longstanding tradition of welcoming, cultivating and showcasing athleticism and team spirit in Canada’s youth. The Closing Ceremony reflects this tradition by inspiring the best and brightest of Canada’s youth in sport. This high-energy show is packed with inspirational moments, grand musical performances and athlete interaction. The athletes are given a spectacular send-off from Red Deer, motivating young athletes across the country to celebrate the amazing legacy of sport in Canada.

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