From January 31 to February 17, 2020, jump
into the pleasures of winter as a family at the 42nd – and magical
as ever – Snowflake Kingdom at Winterlude event. The region of
Outaouais is covered in white and ready to welcome festival-goers of
all ages to make the most of its huge playground a the Snowflake
Kingdom. This can’t-miss celebration has lots of surprises in store
for you. Dress up in your warmest winter wear and head out for a
memorable day! And it’s free to enter!
Discover the magic of winter with family
at the Jacques-Cartier Park in Gatineau. A bunch of winter
activities are all happening at the same place, an enchanting
location of beautiful winter scenery and joyful bursts of
laughter! Magician and spokesperson Daniel Coutu will be sharing
his appreciation for this fantastic event. And don’t forget to
look for the Ice Hog family – the mascots of the event. These
adorable creatures are always ready to give out hugs and spread
The Iceberg, the Glacier and the
Chinook are three legendary tube slides that are one of the star
attractions of the event. Visitors looking for an exhilarating
activity are invited to try the zipline and soar above the
grounds. And new this year: test out your skills on the obstacle
course that promises a challenge sure to meet your expectations.
Fun and laughs all around!
The Kiddie Zone is back this year with
fun games, and the popular giant games (including Tic-Tac-Toe
and Connect 4) are also returning, as well as table soccer and
snakes and ladders! Kids can also get an intro course to skiing
and snowboarding at the specially set-up snow park. Between
activities, walk around the site, admire the magnificent snow
sculptures and enjoy the entertainment.
A must-see event for the whole