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Events in Jasper and Festivals

Jasper National Park is well known for their year round festivals and events. The Mount Robson Inn is a Jasper hotel that is active in the community and is pleased to recommend the following events and festivals in the Canadian Rockies.

Jasper in January Event
Jan
17
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Feb
02

Jasper in January

 Jan 10 – Jan 27, 2019
Jasper in January is one of the best times to visit Jasper National Park. The January festival is chalked full of daily canyon ice walks, wildlife tours and snowshoe hikes for the outdoorsy type – live music for the soulful and plenty of opportunities to hit the slopes up at Marmot Basin. Jasper in January offers great daily deals and specials at various Jasper restaurants, activity services and of course, hotel accommodation packages at the Mount Robson Inn.

Jasper in January
Parks Canada Interpretive Programs
May
TO
Sep

Parks Canada Interpretive Programs

 May – September

Parks Canada National Aboriginal Day Event
Jun
21
2019

Parks Canada National Aboriginal Day Event

 June 21, 2019
Join Elders, Aboriginal drummers, singers, and dancers. Experience Tipi teachings, storytelling, guided walks, traditional life exhibits, food and children’s craft area.

Parks Canada National Aboriginal Day Event
Jasper Heritage Rodeo
Aug
07
2019
TO
Aug
10
2019

Jasper Heritage Rodeo

 August 7-10, 2019
Combining the best of western culture and heritage, the Heritage Rodeo in Jasper, Alberta is a weekend to lasso some fun. Out of the 60 professional rodeos on the western Canada schedule, this one remains at the forefront of rodeo promotion and education.
Jasper Heritage Rodeo

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Jasper Dark Sky Festival
Oct
13
2018
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Oct
20
2018

Jasper Dark Sky Festival

 October 13-20, 2018
Jasper National Park has been deemed as the World’s Largest Dark Sky Preserve (accessible) and this year we celebrate in a big way!  Already boasting an astronomy all-star lineup, the fifth annual Jasper Dark Sky Festival will see Col. Chris Hadfield, Canada’s first astronaut to walk in space, host an event on Friday, October 23rd.  Other special events include Mythbusters – Night of Mythbusting & Science, VIP StarGazing and Symphony under the Stars.  Visitors will also be able to take a unique opportunity to meet and mingle with Hadfield during various events taking place over the course of the Festival. Be sure to check out the Mount Robson Inn’s Dark Sky Festival Special Rate  including breakfast and late check out – a 15% savings.
Jasper Dark Sky Festival