There are many events in the international calendar for Winter sports, in addition to the Winter Olympics that comes around every four years.
- Winter Olympics
- FIS Alpine World Ski Championships
- Winter X-Games
- Winter World University Games — university games
- Arctic Winter Games
- Ice Hockey Major Events
- Commonwealth Winter Games — a wintertime version of the Commonwelath Games (no longer held)
- International Children's Winter Games — a wintertime version of the International Children's Games.