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.
Youth Dance, April 13th 7:30 – 11 p.m., McNally’s:
This is a free event for all youth in grades 7-12. Enjoy a fun-filled evening with pool, dancing, games and a chance to win an Ipad – donated by D’s Landing and Lake Melville Wholesalers! Mocktails will be provided by Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
Transportation to and from the youth dance will be provided. Pickups begin at 7pm at D’s Landing and continue to North Mart, the Arena, Credit Union and Skipper Joes.
The bus will leave the youth dance at 11:30pm and drop offs will take place in the reverse order.
Family Fun Day, April 14th 10a.m. – 4 p.m., MMC Sports Complex:
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 and drop it off at the Town Hall or fax it to: 709-896-9454
Register by April 11th for the Chilli cooking competition by emailing Karen at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Free hot dogs, hamburgers, hot chocolate and juice boxes will be provided by the Kinettes and Kinsmen.
10:00 a.m. Start of Family Fun Day
DJ Commences playing music
10:15 a.m. Official Welcome from Mayor Wally Andersen Brief remarks and singing by Victoria Burden
10:20 a.m. Drum Dancers Performance 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 Band”
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 (10 a.m. – 4 a.m.) Log Sawing & Spike Driving: Youth contest ages 12-16 yrs; Adult contest ages 17+
Adult Beverage Tournament – Friday, April 13th: Beverage Pong Tournament will begin at 7 p.m., at local establishments. 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.