Schedule

Times and events are subject to change.

We have many scheduled activities for kids and families, and many that are not scheduled (like bouncy castles, kids games and rides, and lots of food). Come on out and have fun!

We have many Events that are ongoing throughout the weekend.

Saturday
TimeEvent
10:00 am - 5:00 pmViking Village
10:00 am - 4:00 pmToronto Region Conservation Authority
Visit our friends from the TRCA. They have a collection of pelts, skulls, and plaster tracks. Learn about our local wildlife, and answer trivia questions.
10:00 amHistorical Viking Re-enactment
Join us at the north end of the pond for historical re-enactments of the Viking Age.  You'll be immersed in living history and live steel combat.
10:30 am - 4:30 pmWood Carver Frank Vandermey
Take a trip over to the Gazebo to see wood carver Frank Vandermey. With a chain saw and chisels in hand Frank creates one-of-a-kind works of wooden art.
10:30 amErin Blackstock Performs on the Stage
Local singer songwriter Erin Blackstock will be performing on the Carnival stage. This is her first visit to Carnival so make sure you drop by and say hello.
11:30 amThe Lou Moore Band
Local legend Lou Moore Band is back by popular demand. Lou and the band play bluegrass and country.
11:30 am - 12:30 pmGet Your Picture Taken With Ookpik
The Richmond Hill Camera Club will be set up in the tent to give you a chance to have your picture taken with our beloved mascot, Ookpik! Come and have a family or individual picture taken with Ookpik.
12:00 pm - 4:00 pmLearn Origami with Origami Canada
Drop by the tent and try your hand at the ancient art of paper folding.  Origami Canada will be on hand to help you create a new friend.
12:30 pmCarnival Welcome Ceremony, Featuring Local Dignitaries
12:45 pmThe Great Canadian Lumberjacks
The Great Canadian Lumberjack Show is a showcase of both traditional and current loggersports events. the two lumberjacks take turns demonstrating various disciplines.
1:00 pmThe Lou Moore Band
Local legend Lou Moore Band is back by popular demand. Lou and the band play bluegrass and country.
1:00 pmHistorical Viking Re-enactment
Join us at the north end of the pond for historical re-enactments of the Viking Age.  You'll be immersed in living history and live steel combat.
1:30 pmWing Eating Contest
Eight hungry attendees will be selected from all of the applications submitted by noon on Saturday, February 1st, 2020. Be sure to get the info and register ahead of time! All contestants must 19 years of age or over.
2:00 pmBig Foot Race
Join us in front of the stage for a big foot race. It's similar to a three legged race, but it requires three people working together using a single pair of long feet.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmGet Your Picture Taken With Ookpik
The Richmond Hill Camera Club will be set up in the tent to give you a chance to have your picture taken with our beloved mascot, Ookpik! Come and have a family or individual picture taken with Ookpik.
2:30 pmFalconry Demonstration
Falcon experts from The Ontario Falconry Centre will be providing and exciting and educational falconry demonstrations.
2:30 pmThe Great Canadian Lumberjacks
The Great Canadian Lumberjack Show is a showcase of both traditional and current loggersports events. the two lumberjacks take turns demonstrating various disciplines.
3:00 pmHistorical Viking Re-enactment
Join us at the north end of the pond for historical re-enactments of the Viking Age.  You'll be immersed in living history and live steel combat.
3:30 pmMen With A Cause
Local rock and roll band Men With A Cause will be on the Carnival stage.
4:30 pmThe Great Canadian Lumberjacks
The Great Canadian Lumberjack Show is a showcase of both traditional and current loggersports events. the two lumberjacks take turns demonstrating various disciplines.
5:00 pm - 9:00 pmCraft Beer Tasting
Join us for some fine brews in the Carnival tent. Enjoy local flavours from three Ontario Craft Breweries
5:00 pm - 8:00 pmRoad Hockey Tournament
Our second annual Road Hockey Tournament will be taking place on Saturday at The Carnival. Games will be played on Mill Street. Each team of six will be competing for first and second place prizes.
Sunday
TimeEvent
9:00 am - 11:30 amPancake Breakfast
There is no better way to celebrate a Sunday morning in February than joining us for our famous Pancake Breakfast in the big tent. Pancakes, sausages, peameal bacon, hot chocolate and coffee. Generations of Richmond Hill residents have made this an annual event, so come on and join the fun. Thanks to Rotary Club of Richmond Hill and the York Regional Police for their flipping and grilling support.
10:00 am - 5:00 pmViking Village
10:00 amThe Great Canadian Lumberjacks
The Great Canadian Lumberjack Show is a showcase of both traditional and current loggersports events. the two lumberjacks take turns demonstrating various disciplines.
10:00 amErin Blackstock Performs on the Stage
Local singer songwriter Erin Blackstock will be on the Carnival stage to entertain you.  This is her first visit to Carnival so make sure you drop by and say hello.
10:30 am - 4:30 pmWood Carver Frank Vandermey
Take a trip over to the Gazebo to see wood carver Frank Vandermey. With a chain saw and chisels in hand Frank creates one-of-a-kind works of wooden art.
11:00 amLive Music with Billik
Back on the Carnival stage by popular demand is Billik. The band covers everything from Pop Rock, R&B, and Funk.
11:00 amHistorical Viking Re-enactment
Join us at the north end of the pond for historical re-enactments of the Viking Age.  You'll be immersed in living history and live steel combat.
11:30 am - 12:30 pmGet Your Picture Taken With Ookpik
The Richmond Hill Camera Club will be set up in the tent to give you a chance to have your picture taken with our beloved mascot, Ookpik! Come and have a family or individual picture taken with Ookpik.
12:30 pmHistorical Viking Re-enactment
Join us at the north end of the pond for historical re-enactments of the Viking Age.  You'll be immersed in living history and live steel combat.
1:00 pmThe Great Canadian Lumberjacks
The Great Canadian Lumberjack Show is a showcase of both traditional and current loggersports events. the two lumberjacks take turns demonstrating various disciplines.
1:00 pmLive Music with Billik
Back on the Carnival stage by popular demand is Billik. The band covers everything from Pop Rock, R&B, and Funk.
2:00 pmFalconry Demonstration
Falcon experts from The Ontario Falconry Centre will be providing and exciting and educational falconry demonstrations.
2:00 pm - 3:00 pmGet Your Picture Taken With Ookpik
The Richmond Hill Camera Club will be set up in the tent to give you a chance to have your picture taken with our beloved mascot, Ookpik! Come and have a family or individual picture taken with Ookpik.
2:30 pmHistorical Viking Re-enactment
Join us at the north end of the pond for historical re-enactments of the Viking Age.  You'll be immersed in living history and live steel combat.
3:00 pmBig Foot Race
Join us in front of the stage for a big foot race. It's similar to a three legged race, but it requires three people working together using a single pair of long feet.
3:30 pmThe Great Canadian Lumberjacks
The Great Canadian Lumberjack Show is a showcase of both traditional and current loggersports events. the two lumberjacks take turns demonstrating various disciplines.
5:00 pmCarnival Button Draw
Help support your Winter Carnival by purchasing a $3 souvenir button. Buttons can be purchased at the Elementary School Hockey Tournament and at the Carnival.

Times and events are subject to change.