Chinatown Ice Sculpture Showcase

Feb 13 - 28*, 2021

Come enjoy this Winter Fest in Chinatown!

The Chinatown Business Improvement Area is once again bringing back a widely received winter event - Chinatown Ice Sculpture Showcase (CISS). This 3rd edition falls on the Chinese Zodiac - 'Year of the Ox' - with the display of five (5) life-size ice sculptures of an Ox to celebrate. Click here to learn more.  

Chinatown Welcomes You


Situated in the heart of Calgary, on Centre Street along the Bow River, Chinatown is the hub of Asian (especially Chinese) culture, language, education, community, and commerce. The CBIA embodies the responsibilities to promote the cultural fabric through infrastructure, appearance, and language together with Chinatown’s residents, merchants, societies and associations, and civic partners. The mission of the CBIA Board of Directors is to serve their members by developing initiatives to improve and promote businesses in this community by working together with all stakeholders concerned with the betterment of the Chinatown community.