Join us for the Carnaval de St-Isidore February 17, 18 & 19, 2023!


The St-Isidore Carnaval is proud to announce that the 40th edition of its winter festival will take place from February 17 to 19, 2023! This year’s theme, “Grand Duke and the Wizards’ Festival” promises to enchant and amaze ! What a great theme for this reunion after 2 years of absence!  Join us for a weekend of magical moments as we celebrate 40 years of tradition. 

Come enjoy the excellent cultural programming, great atmosphere and entertainment and delicious food! Program runs from 5 pm to 1 am on Friday, and 8:30 am to 12 am on Saturday, with Carnaval mass and brunch on Sunday

Live entertainment :

  • Friday evening: Opening show, Roger Dallaire, Plein Soleil, École Héritage, Groupe Joël Lavoie and Carotté.
  • Saturday daytime: Plein Soleil, Alexanne Fillion, Manon Pariseau, Fredo le Magicien, Folklofolie, Carotté. 
  • Saturday evening: Wizards’ Ball with Frédo le Magicien, Trad’badour and guests! ($40 per person – tickets sold in advance)

Activities for the whole family:

  • Magnificent snow sculptures and thematic decorations
  • Sleigh rides, bonfire and winter fun
  • FOR KIDS: Scavenger Hunt, face painting, slide, maze, games and more!
  • COMPETITIONS: dukes & duchesses, snow sculpturing, log sawing, cribbage, trivia
  • GREAT FOOD: French Canadian Food, Poutine, Snow Taffy and Caribou!
  • Gazebar (Beer Garden)- Friday 8:30 pm / Saturday 1 pm and 4:30 pm
  • Carnaval mas

A warm welcome and an equally dynamic and colorful program await you!

For interviews and more information: explorestisidore@gmail.com

  • Chantal Monfette, president (780-625-7070)
  • Corey Nelson, coordinator (780-624-8481)