Winterfest Cheer Competition

Jan 27, 2018

Canada’s largest Cheer and Dance event company hosts their 2018 Winterfest Competition at the Meridian Centre. Come see these incredible athletes perform and compete!

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Expect to see incredible athleticism as the competitors perform acrobatics, pyramids, stunts, tumbling, and dancing! 


Tickets can be purchased at our box office located in the front lobby on the Ground Level

  • 1 Day Pass Adult: $20 (tax included in price)
  • 1 Day Pass Child: $16 (tax included in price)


  • On-site parking is limited to accessible spaces with a government-issued permit
  • There is a drop-off zone at the Front of the Meridian Centre

Where to Park:

The downtown core of St. Catharines is the ideal place to park while giving you easy access to the Meridian Centre through our Rankin bridge entrance. We recommend the Ontario Street Garage or the Garden Park Carlisle Street Garage. Click below to view city parking spots and garages as well as directions. A special parking fee of $5.00 - $10.00 may apply during events.

Where to Enter

  1. Rankin Bridge located on St. Paul Street: upon entering, use the stairs or elevator to access the box office or arena floor
  2. Front Lobby located on the ground floor

Entry Policies

  • No outside food, drink, or alcohol is permitted
  • No bikes, scooters, skateboards or strollers are permitted into the facility
  • No backpacks or bags over 12 inches allowed (with the exception of diaper bags).
  • Bag search & inspection of all items carried into the facility is a condition of entry. Meridian Centre Staff reserves the right to refuse admittance of any item deemed hazardous, inappropriate, offensive or suspicious
  • Meridian Centre is a non-smoking property
  • Children must be supervised by an adult
  • Only service animals are permitted into the facility
  • Staff is not responsible for lost or stolen items

Competition Schedule

Session A

  • 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM  Specialty Divisions – Indy, Duo, Stunt.
  • 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM Tiny 1, Mini 1, Mini 1 ASP, Tiny 1 ASP, Tiny 1 NC, Youth 1 ASP
  • 11:30 AM – 12:00 PM  Junior 1 ASP, Senior 1 ASP,  Tiny Novice, Parent
  • 12:05 PM  – Awards Session A/Specialty

Session B

  • 1:00 PM – 2:45 PM Youth 1, Junior 1, Youth 2, Mini 2
  • 2:55 PM – 4:00 PM Senior 1, Junior 2, Special Needs, School, Senior 2
  • 4:00 PM – Awards Session  B 

Session C

  • 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM Level 3 – Level 5
  • 7:00 PM –  Awards Session C

During events, parking at the Meridian Centre is limited to accessible spots with a government issued permit. However, there are some easy parking options available in the downtown core. Visit our Parking page for specifics.

Be sure to tag Meridian Centre in all your photos! 

There are no upcoming showings at this time.