Lakeland Multicultural Association

Games from Near and Far

“Celebrating Cultures through Sports and Games”

Games from Near and Far event is sponsored by Federation Construction, City of Cold Lake, and the Government of Canada!

Event is FREE admission! Light snacks and water will be provided at the event.

The event will have two major activities: Sport Skills Competition, and Indoor Family Games. The Sport Skills Competition will test the skills of people at different aspects of the Sport. There are seven sporting activities planned: Ball Hockey, Cricket, Kabaddi, Piddu, Soccer, Sumo Wrestling and Teepee Raising. Further details on the skill tests will be available at the event. The top performers will win gift cards to local businesses.
The Indoor family games will comprise of popular Board games, Card games and Tabletop games locally and from across the world! Some of the games planned include: Settlers of Catan, Mancala / Gebeta, Game of Life, Tabboo, Carrom, Ludo, Large Connect 4, Large Wooden Jenga, Pictureka, Brain Quest, Petcha Didn’t Know, Chinese Chess, Sentence Game for Juniors, Nations, Spaceopoly, Wonder of the World, Countries of the World, Canadian Trivia, etc. The list will continue to grow as more community partners contribute to the event.
All Sports and Games participants will be entered into a draw for door prizes! Total prize amount of $600 to be awarded at the event!

Event such as this is not possible without the support of local businesses and organizations. We would like to thank the following organizations for their in-kind support: Bonnyville Nouvelle, Canadian Tire, Cold Lake High School, Cold Lake and District FCSS, Cold Lake Native Friendship Centre, Cold Lake Public Library, Cold Lake Sun, Energy Centre, MFRCS Youth Centre, Motion-in-Sync, Orbiting Trends, Sportchek, and Thriftology. You all are amazing community partners and LMA is very thankful for your contributions to this event!