Welcome to the Peterborough Snofest Winter Carnival!
Peterborough Snofest Winter Carnival celebrating 40 years in 2017!!
is a supporter of Snofest
WELCOME! Check out our first weekend of events!
Saturday, January 7th - Snofest Skate
Come out to the the Evinrude Centre with your family and friends for a free skate from 9:45 am to 11:15 am.
Saturday, January 7th - Snofest Bid Euchre Tournament
Mapleridge Recreation Centre is hosting a Bid Euchre tournament with doors opening at 11:00 am and cards starting at 12:30 pm. $10.00 per person, which includes cards, lunch and Snofest cake.
Sunday, January 8th - Snofest Family Day
Visit the Peterborough Art Gallery from 1 pm to 4 pm and create some art in the studio or view the art during a tour. This event is free and all are welcome.
Sunday, January 8th - Snofest Idol Day
The Snofest Idol contest will feature local talent from ages 12 to 20 years old. The singing competition begins at 2 pm at the Showplace Performance Theatre. (Donations are accepted).
Brochures are now available. Click on this link to find out all the details of the Snofest Winter Carnival for 2017. Brochures are also available at the Recreation Division and Peterborough Museum & Archives.
Snofest 40th Anniversary Buttons
Did your receive a Snofest 40th Anniversary button at the Peterborough Santa Claus Parade? The first 100 people spotted wearing a button by a Snofest Winter Carnival committee member will receive a treat! Wear your buttons proudly, supporting Snofest.
Winter Carnival Month - 40th Anniversary
The Peterborough Snofest Winter Carnival operates for the full month of January celebrating our "40th Anniversary" this year. Starting on January 7th until the 30th, we have 30 plus events already booked. Check out the calendar for details as we keep adding more events.
History of Snofest
ParticipACTION is a national non-profit organization whose mission was to help Canadians sit less and move more. Most people to this day still remember the TV commericials with Hal and Joanne showing us how to be more active. ParticipACTION was established in 1971 and worked with many partners including sport, physical activity, recreation organizations and government and corporate sponsors.
In 1976, ParticipACTION came to Peterborough with a pilot project that would help get people more active in the wintertime. As a result of this program, the first Peterborough Snofest was created! The Festival started off as a one day Carnival and has now evolved into a whole month of events.
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