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"Snowfest 2018"

Get out, and chill out at the Town's annual winter carnival, February 16 - 19, 2018.  With a schedule packed full of fun activities, Snowfest 2018 is sure to have something for everyone to enjoy!

Snowfest Annual Winter Carnival

Check back regularly for schedule updates!

Friday, February 16

Time Activity Location
6 PM - 1 AM

Fisherman's Ball and Dance

Kick off the weekend with a delicious dinner, then let loose on the dance floor. 

Featuring the Sunny Slope Boot Legger band.  Dinner and dance is $25/person, or $10 for the dance only.  Doors at 5 PM.  Tickets available at Ritchie Insurance, Diver's Nook, and Parry Island Gas Bar.  For information, call Jim at 705-746-4576.

Bobby Orr Community Centre
8:30 PM

Parry Sound Hockey Club Play-Off Action 

Midget Quarter finals vs. Newcastle Stars

Bobby Orr Community Centre

Saturday, February 17

Time Activity Location
8-11 AM

Pancake Breakfast

All proceeds in support of the PSHS Music program.  $6 for adults, $4 for seniors and students, kids 4 & under are FREE.

Bobby Orr Community Centre
9 AM

Seguin Sled Dog Mail Run

The 34th annual Sled Dog Mail Run will be hosted in Seguin Township.  For more information, contact JJ (705-732-4300x263) or visit

Seguin Township
9 AM

Rotary Ski-a-Thon

Don't miss the 6th Annual Rotary Ski-A-Thon on Saturday, February 17.  Come and ski, snowshoe or fat bike to raise money for the GNSCC's youth programs. 

For more information, visit

Georgian Nordic Ski Club
9 AM - 4 PM

Fishing Derby

Food booth on ice.  $8/adult ticket, $5/youth ticket.  Ticket's available at Ritchie's Insurance, Diver's Nook and Parry Island Gas Bar.  For more info, call Jim at 705-746-4576.

Inner Harbour (Champagne St.)
12-2 PM FREE Public Skate Bobby Orr Community Centre
3:15 PM

Parry Sound Hockey Club Play-Off Action 

Midget Quarter finals vs. Newcastle Stars

Bobby Orr Community Centre
4:30 - 7 PM

Spaghetti Dinner

All proceeds in support of Parry Sound Dance Academy.  Enjoy a spaghetti dinner with meat or tomato sauce, dinner roll, salad, drink and dessert. 

Take out available.  Tickets are $12/person at the door, or $10/person in advance. 

For advance tickets, contact Trish (705-938-1498) or Stephanie (705-774-1274).

Bobby Orr Community Centre

Sunday, February 18

Time Activity Location
9 AM - 2 PM Fishing Derby Inner Harbour (Champagne St.)
10 AM - 4 PM

Winter Carnival, presented by the Town of Parry Sound and the Parry Sound YMCA

Join us for an afternoon of family fun hosted by the Town of Parry Sound and Parry Sound YMCA!  Featuring:

- Eric The Juggler (showtime at 12 PM, Circus Activities at 1 PM, and entertainment throughout the day)

Bubble Soccer (10 AM - 4 PM)

- Face Painting (12 - 4 PM)

- Hockey Radar Shootout hosted by 4 Sports

- Snowshoes and Kicksled demos hosted by White Squall

- Much more!

YMCA Parry Sound
1 PM

White Squall Winter Hike

$15/adult, kids are half-price.  Call 705-746-4936 to pre-register, or visit for more information.

White Squall
3:30 PM

Parry Sound Hockey Club Play-Off Action 

PeeWee Quarter finals vs. Ennismore Eagles

Bobby Orr Community Centre
3:30 PM Fishing Derby Awards Ceremony Bobby Orr Community Centre
5:00 PM

Parry Sound Hockey Club Play-Off Action 

Midget Quarter finals vs. Newcastle Stars

Bobby Orr Community Centre

6 - 8 PM

(Fireworks at 7 PM)

Skating, Tobogganing, Bonfire & Fireworks

Enjoy an evening of skating and tobogganing, or warm yourself by the giant bonfire with a cup of hot chocolate!

Be sure to catch the amazing fireworks display at 7 PM SHARP!

Kinsmen Park

Monday, February 19

Time Activity Location
11 AM - 2 PM

Family Day Skate & Free BBQ

FREE skating at the BOCC, and board game & activities in the upstairs hall.  Grab a FREE hotdog or hamburger, with Mayor Jamie McGarvey behind the grill!

Bobby Orr Community Centre