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Happy Valley-Goose Bay Winter Carnival 2018


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Join us for the Happy Valley-Goose Bay Winter Carnival 2018 on April 13th & 14th!

Organized by the Town of Happy Valley-Goose Bay and dedicated volunteers, the Carnival will be a community celebration filled with lots of activities and events such as: a snow sculpture contest, family fun day, youth night event and an adult night event.

Attend any of the Carnival events to enter your name in a draw for a chance to win a return trip for two anywhere PAL Airlines flies!

Carnival details will be announced as they become available, so stay tuned and save the date! Updates will be released on the Town’s website and official Facebook page.

Here’s a sneak peak of the Carnival activities:

SNOW SCULPTURE CONTEST: Make your own snow sculpture then send us a photo as your entry into the contest! All entries must be received by April 2nd at 4:00 p.m. to: Karen – truebluecanadian99@yahoo.com ; or Juanita – Juanita.bishop63@gmail.com. The winner will be announced during Family Fun Day on April 14th and the prizes are: 1st place $500, 2nd place $200, 3rd place $50.

YOUTH DANCE, APRIL 13th 7:30 – 11 p.m.: Enjoy a fun-filled night at McNally’s Billiards with games, karaoke and music!

FAMILY FUN DAY, APRIL 14th: Join us at the MMC Sports Complex for a day of fun! Residents and organizations interested in setting up a booth during the event are asked to register via the Vendor Application Form: http://bit.ly/2G7gjID Please submit forms to the Town Hall or fax it to: 709-896-9454

*DJ music throughout the day*
10:00 a.m. Start of Family Fun Day
10:15 a.m. Official Welcome from Mayor Wally Andersen
10:20 a.m. Snowman Building Contest
10:30 a.m. Snowshoe Race
11:30 a.m. Baby Komatik Push Race
12:30 p.m. Three Legged Race
Musical Performance: Emily Peyton
1:00 p.m. Chili Cooking Competition
Musical Performance: Matt CJ Williams
1:30 p.m. Seal Kick competition
Musical Performance: Kirk Lethbridge – “Brand New
2:00 – 3:00 p.m. Musical Performance: Brandon Pardy
2:30 p.m. Tug of War
3:00 p.m. Chili Cooking Competition winners announced
3:30 p.m. Snowman Building Contest Judging
4:00 p.m. DJ concludes playing
All Day Face Painting
All Day Sliding Hill
All Day Snow Volcanoes
All Day Snowball Target Throw
All Day Log Sawing & Spike Driving: Youth contest ages 12-16 yrs; Adult contest ages 17+

ADULT EVENT – Friday, April 13th: Beverage Pong Tournament will begin at 7 p.m., at local establishments, to be announced. Beverages used for this event will be player’s choice of water, juice, pop or alcoholic beverage. Tournament finals to be held at Maxwell’s on Saturday, April 14th at 10 p.m. Participants must be 19+ years of age to attend.