St-Bernardin Winter Carnival 2023

Enjoy Great Family Fun at the St-Bernardin Winter Carnival!

All activities for kids aged 12 and under are free. 

Winter Carnival Date:  Saturday, February 4, 2023

Time: Starting at 1:00 pm

Place: Caledonia Community Centre

             6900 County Road 22

             St-Bernardin, ON  K0B 1N0   

2023 Carnival flyer

Outdoor Activities at the Community Centre

Sled dogs

Free activities from 1:00 to 4:00 pm

  • Horse-drawn sleigh rides
  • Dogsledding tours
  • Sliding - bring your own sleigh
  • Campfire, hot chocolate and donuts 


going downhill on homemade sled

Mount St-Bern Downhill Challenge


Free activity starting at 3:30 p.m.


Friendly competition - Build your own toboggan or decorate it to descend Mount St-Bern! The person or team that makes the longest run (with only one push at the start) will win the title of Queen or King of Mount St-Bern!

  • Registration on site
  • Participation prizes to be won!
  • Prizes are sponsored by Monette Motorsport

Activities on the Skating Rink

All activities on the rink are free. The outdoor rink at the community centre is open throughout the day and the evening. Heated change room and toilets. We strongly recommend that everyone participating to on-ice activities wear a helmet.  

  • 2:00 to 3:00 p.m. Broom-ball for 8 to 99 years old
  • 3:00 to 4:00 p.m. Hockey for 13 years and under (accompanied by their parents)
  • 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Hockey for 14 +


Indoor Activities at the Community Centre

Starting at 1:00 pm

Roger Hamelin and his musicians


Get your feet moving to the best of Country Music!


From 1:00 to 5:00 pm

Admission : $15 per person, includes supper.


If you're not staying for supper, all the kids thank you for your contribution that provided them with a wonderful day of activities.  





Seniors' Hall - From 1:00 to 3:00 pm or until all games are played.


$20 for 10 regular games and one full-card game. Profits will go to the Jean-Paul Charlebois Park revitalization project.


Seating limited to 50 people.

Reservations: Martine 613-307-6235


Spaghetti supper and best dessert contest


From 5:00 to 7:00 pm

$15 for 13  +    Includes all afternoon and evening activities.   

Free for kids aged 12 and under.



Have a sweet tooth? You'll go crazy with close to 100 different homemade desserts.  So good!



Bring your best homemade dessert. Prizes to be won!


Info: Julie  613-678-6471


Meet the Keepers - Activity for kids and families

Come and meet Kyle and Janie - and a few of their rescued animals! Interactive presentation.


Free - from 5:45 to 6:45 p.m. in the Seniors' Hall. 


Interested in learning about Kyle and Janie's activities? Visit their website Meet the Keepers.

Kyle and Janie
Kyle and Janie, the "keepers"


Draw for a Trip Down South at 8:00 pm


$10 per ticket - that's a good deal for a trip! And if you don't win, your contribution will have brought smiles to the faces of many kids on Carnival Day. Thank you! 


 Only 800 tickets for sale. Get yours today!


Buy your tickets from a committee member : Alain Levac, Martine St-Onge, Carmen Lalonde, Julie Leroux, Mario Lalonde, Benoît Leblanc or a volunteer firefighter. There are tickets for sale at JP Lavigne Garage and Herb's. 

Live Music with Andrew Charlebois

Andrew Charlebois playing guitar
Andrew Charlebois


A man, a guitar, and great music!


Starting at 7:00 p.m.


Check out Andrew's music on his Facebook page


Admission for the evening only : $ 5 



Do you want to help your community? Are you looking for an organization where you can do your 40 hours of volunteer work? 


Yes, we're always in need of volunteers to help on Carnival Day or with other activities! Give a call or send an email.


Info : 613-678-6471


All times indicated are approximate and may change without notice due to weather conditions or unforseen circumstances. 


St-Bernardin Winter Carnival is organized by St-Bernardin Historical and Cultural Society, Club d’activités familiales, St-Bernardin Firefighters and with the help of Saint-Bernardin Parish.


Information : 613-678-6471 / 613-307-6235 

Many thanks to our sponsors and partners

Main Sponsor

Logo de Desjardins Ontario

Sponsors and partners

Logo Monette Motorsport
Logo Herb's Travel Plaza