February, 2015

 

So What if it’s Cold – get out there and join the Quebec Winter Carnival

The Quebec Winter Carnival is still running.  It will end on 15 February so you still have time to take part in the festivities. The Quebec Winter Carnival has been going on for 60 years!  Its goal is to celebrate winter in a first-rate manner so that it will attract tourists and Quebecers alike.  The Quebec Winter Carnival came from a long-held tradition of the French-speaking inhabitants of Quebec to have a rowdy, yet controlled, celebration before the somber month of Lent. A winter carnival was first held in Quebec inRead More