Marmora SnoFest 2016

When:
05/02/2016 - 07/02/2016

Address:
Forsyth st.
Marmora, Ontario
Canada

Get driving directions

Website:
http://www.marmorasnofest.ca/

Contact Name:
Tom McFarlane

Description

Drawing on the adventurous tradition of sled dog racing, Marmora SnoFest celebrates a love of dogs, sport and community. SnoFest continues to be a destination for stellar sled dog racing and skijoring, attracting world-class competitors from Canada and beyond, and offers programming to entertain the whole family.

Back of Cordova "BC" Curling Challenge
• Fri, Feb 5, 2016 6:00pm  Sat, Feb 6, 2016 9:00pm
• Marmora Curling Club 
New curlers welcome!

Team of 4 - $40/ream - register by calling 613-472-2596 or emailmarmoragroupie@aol.com
Go to marmoracurlingclub.com for more information! And LIKE them on Facebook!

Opening Ceremonies & Marmora's Got Talent
• Friday, February 5, 2016
• 6:00pm  9:00pm
• Marmora Senior School Gym 

BREAKDANCE!
PLAY!
SING!
We are looking for you!
Show off your talent in acting, singing, dancing, juggling, magic, music, or any special talent you might have!
REGISTRATION: 5:30 TO 6:30 - NO REGISTRATION FEE! Forms plus more information available at Cook's Barber Shop in Marmora, 613-472-0681.
CATEGORIES: 13 & under / 14 & up
CASH PRIZES: $100 / $50 / $25
ENTRANCE FEE: Your SnoFest Button gets you in! Available for purchase at the event ($5).
Refreshments will be available for purchase provided by Marmora Senior School Student Council. 
Crowe Valley Lions Club will be selling 50/50 tickets.
 
10 mile: 6 dog open, 6 dog Nordic
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 9:00am  11:00am
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

Men's Church League Hockey Tournament
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 9:00am  6:00pm
• Marmora Arena 

Crowe Valley Lions Club will be selling 50/50 tickets.

Local Food & Artisan Show
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 10:00am  4:00pm
• Marmora Community Centre (Upstairs) 
Come inside & warm yourself up! Join us for a colourful and interesting display of local food growers, farm businesses, artists, artisans & musicians. You can purchase handmade products, baking, samples of local farm raised meats, original art pieces and music. Learn about how you can access local food from the farmers themselves. Purchase one of a kind hand crafted items or a handmade drum. Support local and get to know who is doing what in your community! 
Vendors:
1. The Point Naturals: Soaps & Body Products - Laurane Bennett, Marmora
2. Amazing Graze Alpacas: Alpaca Wool & Wool Products - Marj Brady & Steve Martin, Stirling
3. Near North Crafts: Handmade Crafts, Preserves & Custom Sewing - Mary Andrews, Madoc                  
4. Douglas Sewing Specialist: Upholstery & Handmade Items - Jacqueline Douglas, Springbrook
5. T.C. DeMille: Wood Artist - Trevor & Elizabeth DeMille, Marmora
6. Natures Green Pasture Meats: Organic, Hormone Free Pork & Poultry & Home Baking - Lorrie Tannahill, Marmora
7. Edith Kapfer Knitting: Hand Knit Items - Edith Kapfer, Eldorado
8. Hemp Products: Hemp Hearts & Hemp Food Products - Martin Saunders, Marmora
9. Mindful Journey: Meditation, Reiki, Hypnosis & A New Book Release! - Rev. Janice Chrysler, Marmora
10. Rustic Works: Barn Board Creations & Bath Products - Rod & Paula Tompkins, Marmora
11. Iny Weese Art: Original Artwork - Iny Weese, Eldorado
12. Wild Blue Yonder Cabin: Drumming, Djembe Drums & Musical Instruments - Deborah Richardson (Drum Nation), Madoc
13. Katherine Grace Fine Jewelry: Handmade Jewelry - Katherine Grace, Marmora
14. Log Cabin Sewing: Repurposed Clothing, Crafts & Custom Sewing - Tracy Doucette, Campbellford
Crowe Valley Lions Club will be selling 50/50 tickets.

4 mile: skijoring
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 11:00am  1:00pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

St. Andrew's United Church Luncheon
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 11:00am  1:00pm
• St. Andrew's United Church 

Marmora Business Association Street Festival
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 11:30am  4:30pm
• Marmora Business Assoc. Street Festival 
Don't miss this year's excitement right on Forsyth Street! The Marmora Business Association is still working on some of the details, so check back often for the most up to date info.
Crowe Valley Lions Club will be selling 50/50 tickets.
Here are just a few things to look forward to:

Levi, the international award winning chainsaw carver!

The Little Nippers Race


Beer Garden sponsored by Invisible Publishing and Jenn Creative Consulting

Warm up in all the great establishments right on Forsyth!

4 mile: 4 dog open class
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 12:00pm  2:00pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 


2 mile: skijoring
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 1:00pm  2:00pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

6 mile: 6 dog open class
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 1:45pm  2:45pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

Little Nippers
• Saturday, February 6, 2016
• 3:00pm  4:00pm
• Forsyth Street 

10 mile: 6 dog open, 6 dog Nordic
• Sunday, February 7, 2016
• 9:00am  11:00am
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

4 mile: skijoring
• Sunday, February 7, 2016
• 11:00am  12:00pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

4 mile: 4 dog open class
• Sunday, February 7, 2016
• 12:00pm  1:00pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

2 mile: skijoring
• Sunday, February 7, 2016
• 1:00pm  2:00pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

6 mile: 6 dog open class
• Sunday, February 7, 2016
• 1:45pm  2:45pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

Y2K: 2 dog, youth/novice race
• Sunday, February 7, 2016
• 3:00pm  4:00pm
• Marmora Fairgrounds 

CLOSING CEREMONIES AT THE IRON GRILL!
• Sunday, February 7, 2016
• 5:00pm  10:00pm
• The Iron Grill (Bunkers Hideaway) 

The Iron Grill is hosting our closing ceremonies this year. Come out for a special spaghetti dinner FREE FOR MUSHERS, and just $10 for the public! 
Reservations appreciated! Just call (613) 472-5513