January 26, 2013 – 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Come join Governor General David Johnston and Mrs. Sharon Johnston for an afternoon of winter delights at Rideau Hall such as:
- skating on the outdoor rink
- dog sledding
- kick sledding excursions
- bandy (a form of field hockey on ice)
- horse-drawn sleigh ride
- tours of the Residence
and much more
All activities are free of charge and will take place rain or shine at 1 Sussex Drive.
Winter Celebration is presented in partnership with the Embassy of Finland, the Embassy of the Royal Kingdom of the Netherlands, the Royal Norwegian Embassy, the Embassy of Sweden and the National Capital Commission.
Free off-site parking is available at the National Research Council (100 Sussex Drive, within walking distance of the residence) and on the streets in the surrounding neighbourhood.
Map of the Event.