Fohn Festival & Canada Day Celebrations June 30 - July 1, 2015 Green Square
Hinton's signature event! The Föhn Festival is Hinton's opportunity to celebrate the region's historical significance, connect with neighbors, understand the cultures that make up our community, increase a sense of community pride and showcase our rich diversity to new residents and visitors. The Föhn Festival Society of Hinton is a non-profit organization made up entirely of volunteers. Canada Day celebrations include parade, pancake breakfast and fireworks, as well as great entertainment in Green Square all day!
Wild Mountain Music Festival July 17 - 19 Entrance Ranch (8km North on Highway 40)
Weekend passes are available with rv/tent camping on-site! The festival features 2 performance stages, beer gardens, food and art vendors, and kids activities. Festival Shuttle Bus to and from Hinton (several pickup/drop-off spots), WMMF General Store on-site for all your festival needs. Weekend passes are available. We are currently seeking festival volunteers as well as sponsors.
Beaver Bike Fest August 22, 2015 - Hinton Bike Park
The Beaver Bike Fest is our signature bike festival held annually at the Hinton Bike Park. Three main events are hosted which include the downhill race on Flow Master, the skills event, and the Dirt Jam. There are also additional fun events such as the mini pump track race for kids 6 & under, foot-down race, snail race, and many others!!
For more information visit the Bike Hinton website. Local bike shops, as well as some very supportive Jasper shops, will be making their presence known with bike demo's from Specialized, GT, Rocky Mountain, and others.
Winter Magic Festival February 9-22, 2015 various locations around Hinton - Gregg Lake, Nordic Centre, Maxwell Lake.
The Town of Hinton helps coordinate a magical mixture of art, food, recreation, and family fun events organized by community groups. This winter celebration is a seasonal highlight and has been running for 24 years! We are looking for volunteers to help build the festival's events. For volunteer and other information please contact the Recreation Coordinator by phone 780-865-6064 or email.