Snowbird Extravaganza

RP Funding Center

It’s a Consumer Show!

Exhibits, exhibits and more exhibits showcasing products and services suited for your lifestyle. Fill your showbag with free give-aways and information, then head on into the theatre for a spectacular show.

It’s Entertainment!

Our main event will deliver the Stars of Snowbird Extravaganza and other special guests, twice daily with shows starting at 9:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. in the state-of-the-art Youkey Theatre.

It’s Interactive!

Don’t worry about a thing, we’ve got it covered! We’ll keep you busy all day with exhibits, entertainment, gaming and fun.

It’s Hospitality!

Our hospitality pavilion will give you a place to relax and get entertained while you enjoy a warm meal and a cool drink.

It’s a Great Time!

The one thing we love about Snowbird Extravaganza is the smiles we see on all the faces before, during and after the event. Don’t miss it. Gather all your friends and come spend the day with us.


George Canyon

Throughout his career George has won many music awards: Juno Awards, CCMA Awards, and ECMA Awards, to name a few. He has been inducted into the Nova Scotia Country Music Hall of Fame, recorded 12 albums, regularly performs all over the world, and has acted in a number of films, television shows, and stage plays. He is also a highly regarded humanitarian and a strong supporter of the military.

Myles Goodwyn

Singer, guitarist, writer, producer and leader of one of Canada’s most popular bands ever, April Wine, Myles Goodwyn’s passion and drive shaped and directed the group from its earliest beginnings. Myles Goodwyn, Just Between You and Me Live, brings the story of April Wine and its long-time leader to the stage with a live show of hit songs and conversation.


Valdy has been part of the fabric of Canadian pop and folk music for almost 40 years. He’s a singer, guitarist and songwriter who catches the small but telling moments that make up life. Remembered for “Play Me a Rock and Roll Song,” Valdy has sold almost half a million copies of his 13 albums, and has two Juno Awards, a total of seven Juno nominations and four Gold albums to his credit.

John Wing

Starting in Toronto in the Eighties, John Wing has compiled an impressive resume as a standup comedian. He has performed on The Tonight Show six times, at the Just For Laughs Comedy Festival in Montreal 10 times, and at many other comedy festivals. John has more than 300 television appearances to his credit and was a semi-finalist on America’s Got Talent in 2013.

Walter Ostanek

Over the years, Walter Ostanek’s exceptional musicianship has earned him three Grammy awards and thirteen nominations, as well as induction into Canada’s Walk of Fame and the Order of Canada. Incredibly, Ostanek has also recorded more than 50 albums – a tremendous feat for any musician!

Sean Emery

Sean Emery earned his performing stripes with Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, then honed his skills on the streets and stages of New York City. Fast-paced and spontaneous, his performances are a blend of comedy plus oddball juggling and stunts. Sean has amazed audiences from the Minnesota State Fair to the White House to the MTV Music Awards.

Jimmy Flynn

Jimmy Flynn is your next door neighbour, your funny uncle and a lively entertainer all rolled into one. In his trademark red checkered shirt, yellow sou’wester and rubber boots, he hits the stage like a storm. Jimmy has had a celebrated producing, recording and broadcasting career, and is so closely identified with having a good time that he is known as Canada’s Ambassador of Good Cheer!

Crystal Gage

Crystal Gage is a country music entertainer from Windsor, Ontario who travels all over North America with her own self- produced stage show and truly unique performance style. Through country music covers and other favourite music styles, she puts on a high energy, audience participating show that is guaranteed to leave everyone wanting more, without sacrificing her professional vocals.

The Next Generation Leahy

As with all forces of nature, the music and energy created by The Next Generation Leahy simply cannot be contained. All 16 years and younger, the siblings are accomplished multi-instrumentalists whose live performances are filled with the high-energy, infectious Celtic-based music associated with their Leahy heritage.



Youkey Theatre (Main Stage)

Join our master of ceremonies, Chris Bradbury, as he welcomes an unparalleled cast of performers in Youkey Theatre. This show, which is designed to suit every taste, is presented twice daily for all to enjoy.


Due to limited seating, if you want to see any of these acts please plan on attending the entire show at either 9:30 a.m. or 1:00 p.m.

Jenkins Arena

Sikes Hall

Join radio host and author Dave Hunter in the Hospitality Center for more terrific entertainment.

Enjoy even MORE entertainment and fun at the Medipac stage in Sikes Hall.


More to explore

Snowbird Village

Spectrum Internet Cafe

For a first-hand report on the status of the Canadian Snowbird Association's recent initiatives, stop by the Snowbird Village in Sikes Hall for a chat. While you're there, visit with Medipac Travel Insurance and the CSA Auto/Home program for information on travel, car and home insurance from the companies that develop products to suit your lifestyle. If you're a Canadian who prefers to spend the winter in the south, this is the place for you!


Take a nice break and stop by the Spectrum Internet Cafe to access an on-site Internet connection.

Hockey Challenge


What would a Canadian/American event be without some hockey rivalry? Shoot some pucks with a renowned sports hero for your chance to win a prize!


Love Bingo? Come and play at any time! There are fabulous prizes to be won in our Bingo area.

Cooking Show

Looking for cooking tips?

In Winn-Dixie chefs, Steven Stallone and Harlan Walden at the Winn-Dixie Exhibit Hall Cooking State at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. both days.

Plus, visit Winn-Dixie booths 45-47 and 55-57 for a wide variety of activities, prizes and giveaways including food sampling, health screenings and more!

Winn-Dixie has everything you need to soak up the sun and rewards you with every purchase. Check out all the ways to save and more at:




We look forward to seeing you

Snowbird Extravaganza FLORIDA

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Snowbird Extravaganza

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