Vernon Winter Carnival announces 64 registered events

Hot air balloons flying overhead for the Vernon Winter Carnival parade Saturday, Feb. 7, 2015.
Image Credit: Facebook/Lisa Mazurek

VERNON - The 2016/2017 Board of Directors for Vernon Winter Carnival held their monthly meeting on Oct. 11, 2016. The board announced that 64 events have registered for the 2017 “Carnival Celebrates Canada’s 150th” event.  

Vernon Winter Carnival also hosts about 10 to 15 events, including Family day in the park and toonie and a tin! New events are being submitted daily to the Winter Carnival office.

The Vernon Winter Carnival Board is still hopeful that the invitation sent to the Right Honorable Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is accepted.

For those interested in hosting a Carnival event, sponsoring, volunteering or wanting more information on the 2017 Carnival, please contact the Carnival office at 250-545-2236 or

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