February 23 to March 10, 2021 ribbon Canada Winter Games 2007
Countdown to Kick Off!
2007, February 23rd:
This is the 40th anniversary of the Canada Winter Games and the first time these national competitions have been held north of the 60th parallel.

Athletes will be greeted by Prime Minister Stephen Harper and everyone under the tent will be treated to a high energy show of northern talent. Hip hop dancers, throat singers, stick gambling and more will feed the excitement of 5,000 athletes and supporters in celebration of the start of the 2007 Games.

ATCO Place at 3:30 p.m.
Doors open at 2:00 p.m.