Jasper in January

Jasper in January

You're sure to find something fun and exciting to do in Jasper during January's winter wonderland celebration!

Festival Dates
Festival Type
Arts & Culture
Alberta Rockies

Jasper in January ofers two full weeks of events featuring all ages favourites: kick-off party, street festival, fireworks, Mountain Park Lodge's Chili Cook-off, dogsledding, plus great deals on places to stay and ski packages. Enjoy live music, and plenty of opportunities to hit the slopes at Marmot Basin.

Check out our articles to get a taste of Jasper in January.

Here's what's happening. 

Featured Events

Adventures week

Del Barber 

Jan,. 11, 9 PM

Zoo Lion 

Jan. 12, 10 PM


Enjoy the sweet sounds of Zoo Lion live at Atha-B Nighclub in the Athabasca Hotel in the heart of Jasper's iconic downtown. 

Sleigh Rides and Dogsledding


11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Join Jasper National Park staff for a fun-filled day at Pyramid Lake! Jump on a dogsled from Cold Fire Creek Dogsledding, enjoy a good old fashioned sleigh ride from Jasper Park Riding Stables and other awesome activities such as ice skating, fire starting, bannock bake, winter bocce, and Aboriginal crafts in a teepee.

Winter Brew Tour Experience

Jan. 13


What's better than a craft beer while looking at gorgeous views of the Canadian Rockies? Learning how to make that very beer is what! Head to the Jasper Brewing Co. and see learn how hops are turned into suds.

Your Jasper in January Winter Brew Tour Experience includes:

  • 6 X 6oz sampler
  • brewery tour with Brewmaster
  • souvenir pint glass
  • Jasper Brewing Co. tee shirt
  • choice of burger or sandwich off our menu

For tickets email Amanda@bearhillbrewing.com

Appetites week


Jan. 18-24


Celebrate the third annual Food-A-Palooza. Jasper will be cooking up mouth-watering menus for every palate. Food-A-Palooza is a culinary "crawl" to compliment a weekend of culinary excitement which features events such as Mountain Park Lodge's "Chili Cook Off", Sawridge's "Hops and Scotch" and Jasper's Progressive Dinner. 

Check out the official Jasper in January website for more details

Whiskeym Wine and Hops

Jan. 20


On Saturday January 20th indulge in the whiskey and wine event. Relax during an evening of fine wines, spirits, and local & internationally brewed beers, accompanied with a selection of delicious tapas. Get tickets here. 

Arts week

ATCO Walk of Lights and Fireworks

Jan. 27

Free event

Head down to the Atco Sound Stage and carry on to Centennial Park for a spectacular firewworks display!

Atco Street Party featuring Delhi 2 Dublin

Jan. 27

Downtown Jasper turnis into a street party full of fun and music. Street performers, live music, games, food and an ice bar. How cool is that?

For details on each event and for more information go to the official festival website 

Unless specified otherwise all information about Jasper in January has been provided by Tourism Jasper