Fairmont Loves Family Day

The Sweetest Family Day Yet!


Welcome to a world where sweetness takes center stage and indulgence knows no bounds! Brace yourselves, candy enthusiasts and family fun seekers, as Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge is about to undergo a sugary transformation like never before. Get ready to embark on a whimsical journey through a candy lover’s paradise as we unveil a spectacular celebration of all things sweet and delightful for this year’s Family Day Weekend!

Prepare to be enchanted as the dining experiences take on a delicious twist, with each bite promising to transport you to a world of confectionery wonders.

But the candy-coated adventure doesn’t stop there. Engage in a plethora of activities that will have the whole family buzzing with excitement. From candy-themed crafting sessions to sweet scavenger hunts, there’s something for everyone to enjoy – creating memories that are just as sweet as the treats themselves.

Mark your calendars and join us for a sugary spectacle that promises to turn Family Day into an unforgettable celebration of joy, laughter, and, of course, candy!

Sweet Dreams are Made of Activities

An enchanting blend of delightful activities awaits! Immerse yourself in a world of sweetness with unique candy-themed experiences and venture outdoors to embrace the winter magic with a variety of frost-kissed activities designed for all ages. Whether you find joy in crafting snow sculptures, gliding across the ice on our frozen lake, or simply sipping hot cocoa by the fireplace, the weekend promises an unforgettable fusion of winter wonder and family fun.

Candy-Coated Fun

Melt into a world of cocoa-covered delight at the Chocolate Swamp Theatre, where every family movie night is a delectable adventure. Our seats are as cushy as nougat, and the films are sweeter than ever. Grab your popcorn, unwrap the fun, and enjoy a reel of sugary stories. Dive into the ultimate sugar rush at the Gummy Hills Pool Party – our heated outdoor pool transforms into a candy-lover’s paradise. Float on gummy rafts, splash to the sweet beats spun by our DJ, and let the colourful lights turn your aquatic adventure into a sweet spectacle. Perched upon the Beauvert Plateau sits Vanilla Villa, our homestead for the ooey-gooey experts. Enjoy toasty s’mores under the twinkling night sky – the sweetest end to the day!

More activities to discover: Donut & Cupcake Decorating, Yummy Gummy Yoga, Candy Trivia, Candy BINGO, Build a Jasper Buddy, Kids Fitness Class, Pool Volleyball and Basketball, Arts & Crafts, Family Board Game Night and Candy Scavenger hunts.

*Some activities require reservations. Please review booking requirements ahead of your stay.

Winter Activities for All

Whether you’re a pro, a novice or just finding your feet, Jasper Park Lodge has classic winter activities for the ‘bigs’ and the ‘littles’ of the family. Go deep into the many woodland trails around the property by snowshoe. Keep an eye out for any wildlife that you may spot on your journey! Grab the family a pair of skates and head out for some laps on Mildred Lake – the most breathtaking rink in the Rockies. Grab some sticks, split into teams and face your family in a game of hockey on one of our mini netted rinks or skate side by side around the loop.

More activities to discover: Downhill Skiing at Marmot Basin, Cross-Country Skiing and Tobogganing.

Our Winter Activity Centre has all the winter gear you’ll need before you set out to explore the park by ice, snow or hill. Rentals of Snowshoes, Cross-Country Skis, Skates, Hockey Sticks, Ice Cleats and Toboggans are included in your resort fee.

Eats and Treats for the Entire Family

Indulge your sweet tooth and elevate your Family Day weekend at Jasper Park Lodge with delightful dining activations that are sure to satisfy every craving. Dive into the whimsical world of confectionery royalty with the Candy Queens Royal Afternoon Tea, where a sugary symphony of treats awaits. From dainty pastries to decadent desserts, this regal affair promises a sweet escape for the entire family. For a morning filled with gooey goodness, gather ’round for Grandma Gooeys Brunch, a playful feast featuring an array of breakfast delights. Cap off your candy-filled weekend with Nonna Nutella’s Family Dinner, a mouthwatering celebration of Nonna’s best Italian dishes.

The Duke of Swirl Cookie Challenge

We need your help deciding which cookie reigns over the rest! Enjoy the taste test and vote for your favourite from the trio based on dunk-ability, chewiness and overall taste. The winning cookie will become the new ruler of desserts on The Great Hall Kid’s Menu.

Candy King’s Tavern

Let the games begin! Watch your favourite hockey team while enjoying pretzel, pizza, & popcorn buffets. Featuring fruity beverages for the Princes and Princesses and craft brews & libations for our Lords and Ladys.

Nonna Nutella’s Family Dinner

Ciao! Find your seat at the table and enjoy Nonna’s classics at this 3-course family style Italian Dinner.

Frost Princess’s Ice Land

Take a break from the rink and warm up with hot chocolate, fresh maple taffy or a steaming cup of Cowboy Kettle chili.

Your Next Sweet Escape

This Family Day weekend, choose to make memories that are as sweet as they are unforgettable by immersing yourself in the enchanting world of Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge. Amidst the stunning backdrop of the Canadian Rockies, let the magic of candy-inspired adventures and delectable culinary delights elevate your family getaway. Make the choice to turn this Family Day into a cherished chapter in your family’s story, where every moment is savoured, and the sweetness lingers long after the weekend comes to an end.

Discover all of our Family Day Activities

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