13th Annual Winterfest 2020

The Town will come to life during four fun filled days that will get you outside to enjoy everything Winter in Sackville has to offer!

2019 Fireman’s Winter Carnival

2020 will mark the 13th Annual Winterfest here in Sackville!  The Town will spring to life during four fun filled days that will get you outside to enjoy everything Winter in Sackville has to offer!

Join us, February 6 – 9, 2020 and help us make this year’s Winterfest the biggest yet!

In the interest of protecting our environment, starting in 2020, Sackville Winterfest events will be BYOM (Bring Your Own Mug).  Please be sure to bring a reusable mug and enjoy a hot chocolate on us!

Check out 2020’s Full Schedule of Events


Our Outdoor Dance Party and Fireworks scheduled for Friday Night at Bill Johnstone Memorial Park have been postponed until 6:30pm Sunday Night with the fireworks show now taking place at 8:00pm.

Additionally, the following events have been cancelled outright due to the availability of volunteers and facilitators:

Ice Sculpture Creation

Don Bernard Magic Show

Legion Luncheon

Winterfest Madness (Sackville Public Library)

Ukulele Strum Along

Saturday morning’s Fireman’s Breakfast

Despite these setbacks, we plan on plowing ahead with the rest of our Winterfest schedule. For a full schedule of Sackville Winterfest Events, including Family Day at Beech Hill Park, Fireman’s Winter Carnival, Figure Skating Production: Movie Melodies, and the Town vs Gown Charity Hockey Game, please visit www.sackville.com/winterfest or follow @SackvilleNB on Facebook.

Here’s a little bit of what you can expect in 2020!

  • Fireman’s Winter Carnival
  • Town vs Gown Charity Hockey Game
  • Family Day at Beech Hill Park
  • Outdoor Dance Party at Bill Johnstone Memorial Park
  • Fireman’s Breakfast
  • Winterfest Fireworks
  • Legion Luncheon
  • and much more!


2019 Crown of Winterfest Winner, Audrey Hicks.

Crown of Winterfest

Don’t forget to nominate a deserving senior  before January 25, 2020 for this year’s Crown of Winterfest!  Contact Deanna Cadman if you have any questions.




Winterfest Photo Contest: January 25 – February 10, 2020

2018 snow sculpture contest winner

Tag your amazing Sackville Winterfest Photos at #SackvilleWinter10 on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram, or e-mail your photo  before February 10, 2020.  The winning photo will be featured in the 2020 Winterfest brochure.

Winterfest Snowman Contest

It’s free! It’s fun! There’s Prizes!

Create a snowman or snow creature in your yard, snap a photo and e-mail the picture along with your name, phone number and street address before February 10, 2020 or tag them using #SackvilleSnow20 on Twitter, Instagram or Facebook. The winner will be  used in next year’s brochure.

If you have any questions about Winterfest or would like to submit an event or activity for the event brochure, please contact the Department of Recreation Programs and Events at 1-506-364-4930.