FIS Men's Downhill - Nov. 26-27

FIS Men's Downhill - Nov. 26-27

Lake Louise world cup

LAKE LOUISE, AB — Lake Louise welcomes the world’s top alpine skiers for the inaugural event of the speed season. The WinterStart World Cup is the first, and only, Canadian stop on the World Cup circuit so don’t miss your chance to witness the world’s fastest take on the steeps of Lake Louise.

The entertainment doesn’t stop with the races! The festival area, located at the base of the mountain, will be packed with activities for the whole family.  Inside the festival area there will be tons of giveaways, free hot chocolate, ice sculptures, and contests. You will also be able to view the finish area and cheer on the World Cup athletes as they cross the finish line!


  • Men’s Downhill course & festival area


  • 11:00 am - 4:00 pm


  • Free access to the festival area

Schedule of Events

The Lake Louise Winterstart World Cup Festival Area is filled with fun and family activities. The festival area is open all weekend from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm and is free to enter.  It’s in your own backyard so don't miss out the action!

November 26

  • 11:30 am - 1:00 pm — Men's Downhill
  • 1:30 pm — Awards

November 27

  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm — Men's Downhill
  • 1:30 pm — Awards