In a few words
Established since 1996, the Fête d'Hiver in Saint-Jean-Port-Joli is a major wintertime event that boasts an array of activities for the whole family. The snow sculpture competition brings together local, provincial and international artists, both in the up-and-coming and professional categories. The competition takes place outdoors at the Trois-Bérets Park and entertainment is provided in the evening. Every year the ephemeral and majestic creations attract visitors from all around. The friendly and hospitable residents of Saint-Jean-Port-Joli, along with the quality of the sculptures crafted by the participants make this event not only a choice winter destination for tourists, but also a highly anticipated cultural event.