What’s happening over Easter in Banff & Lake Louise?

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What’s happening over Easter in Banff & Lake Louise?

Spring has officially sprung in the Canadian Rockies and there’s so much to look forward to. With plenty of events taking place, including visits from the Easter Bunny and colourful eggs hidden across the SkiBig3 resorts – Banff Sunshine, Lake Louise Ski Resort, and Mt. Norquay, you won’t want to miss out on Easter in Banff & Lake Louise. Plus, soak up the sun and enjoy the beginning of spring in Banff National Park. So, what are you waiting for? Get ready for a jam-packed and super egg-citing Easter!

Upcoming Easter Events:

March 9 – April 6, 2024

Lake Louise Ski Resort – Temple Lodge Takeover: Every Saturday from 11 am to 3 pm, between March 9th and April 6th, you can find the takeover and. Mountain Joe on the backside of Lake Louise Ski Resort at Temple Lodge. Enjoy the beats spun by local DJs while you duck, dip, dive, and dodge on the snow beach volleyball court.

Temple Lodge Takeover at Lake Louise Ski Resort
Join the conga line at the Temple Lodge Takeover on the backside of Lake Louise | Photo by Travis Rousseau

March 16, 2024

Mt. Norquay – Startlight Dinners at Cliffhouse Bistro: Take dining to a whole new level, and enjoy an evening of culinary delight at 7,000ft. The Starlight Dinner takes place at the Cliffhouse Bistro, located at the top of the iconic North American chairlift. Enjoy crackling fires, conversations and a specially crafted menu to tantalise your tastebuds. After the sun has set, take in the night sky and enjoy the twinkling lights of the town as you descend back down towards the town.

Banff Town at night
View from the Mt. Norquay lookout overlooking the Town of Banff at night | Photo by Eric Hanson

March 23, 2024

Banff Sunshine – Winemakers Dinner: Visit the Eagles Nest in the Sunshine Mountain Lodge for their exclusive Winemakers Dinner. The evening is partnered with Black Stallion Spirits to bring you the perfect wine pairing during your experience. For $165 + GST, enjoy a 5-course dinner each with wine pairings.

Eagles Nest Restaurant
Looking out at the mountains from the Eagles Nest restaurant in the Sunshine Village Hotel | Photo by Banff Sunshine

March 24, 2024

Lake Louise Ski Resort – Girls do Patrol: Have you ever dreamed about working at a ski resort? If you are interested in learning more about ski patrol and what their day-to-day tasks are, you won’t want to miss this event. To support and encourage more women in this field, Lake Louise is hosting an informative workshop to showcase what it takes to work in Patrol, exclusively to female skiers aged 14 to 21. Find out more here.

Mt Norquay – Dopestyle: Take part in this unique competition and prepare yourself for a thrilling adventure that blends the excitement of Slopestyle without the heavy impact. Mt. Norquay’s terrain park specialists have designed an impressive course — a cutting-edge, low-impact setup packed with jibs, bonks, and side hits. Take on the challenge to uncover the finest lines and tricks.

Ski Patrol at Lake Louise - Easter Events
Women in Patrol opening Paradise at Lake Louise Ski Resort | Photo by Will Lambert

March 29 – 31, 2024

Lake Louise Ski Resort – Catch the Easter Bunny: Join Lake Louise Ski Resort for the annual visit of the Easter Bunny during the Easter long weekend. With a basket overflowing with chocolate eggs, don’t miss the chance to spend a day (or three) at Lake Louise Ski Resort! Spot the Easter Bunny skiing around over the weekend from 10:00am to 12:00pm!


Easter Bunny at Lake Louise Ski Resort
Finding the Easter Bunny on the mountain at Lake Louise Ski Resort | Photo by Shannon Martin

March 31, 2024

Banff Sunshine – Easter Bunny & Egg Hunt: Mark your calendars for Easter Sunday, March 31st, to greet the Easter Bunny at Sunshine Village! Festive Bunnies will be distributing chocolates and treats to kids. There will also be a non-denominational Easter Church Service at 11:00 AM.

Mt Norquay –  Easter Egg Hunt: Get ready for the most egg-citing event of the year! Norquay is hosting a spectacular Easter Egg Hunt with THOUSANDS of chocolate treats hidden in the snow. This egg hunt is simply too grand for us to conquer alone. That’s why we need kids of all ages who love adventure and sweets to join in on the Easter fun. ­Only 200 spots available, make sure to sign-up!

Easter Bunny at Banff Sunshine
Meet the Easter Bunny at Banff Sunshine on March 31st – don’t forget to find your chocolate treat too! | Photo by Banff Sunshine

April 6, 2024

Banff Sunshine – Shredability: Rocky Mountain Adaptive’s ShredAbility is back! On April 6th take part in the 4 Paralympic-themed challenge zones on the slopes of Sunshine Village.

Mt Norquay – Bruno Engler Memorial Ski Race: Get ready to hit the slopes and participate in the 56th Annual Bruno Engler Ski Race, proudly sponsored by Mt. Norquay. The two-run GS race will be on the Cascade run, with the finish line in front of the Day Lodge. Don’t miss out, every entry fee includes a photograph of yourself in action on the course, mounted and ready to display.

Rocky Mountain Adaptive at Banff Sunhine
Rocky Mountain Adaptive making turns at Banff Sunshine | Photo by Banff Sunshine

April 6 – May 20, 2024

Banff Sunshine – Untracked Concert Series: Starting April 6th, every weekend until Slush Cup (Monday, May 20th, 2024), sit back and soak in the sun whilst boogieing with bands from all around Canada in the Coors Light beer garden at the Untracked Concert Series in Mad Trapper’s Saloon.

Untracked Concert Series at Banff Sunshine
Enjoying the sunshine and cold beverages at the Untracked Concert Series | Photo by Banff Sunshine

Ready to book your Easter vacation to Banff & Lake Louise?

There is so much to ski and do in Banff and Lake Louise, especially over Easter! From Easter egg hunts to après ski, Banff National Park is a great place to be during spring. If you’re looking for a spring ski vacation in Banff National Park with three mountains just a hop, skip and jump away during spring, don’t miss out! Take a look at our our vacation packages and lift tickets. Our friendly Reservations Team are always happy to share their local knowledge and experience to help. You can reach them by calling 1-844-754-2443.