Carnival Wrap

The 59th Annual Vernon Winter Carnival wrapped up Sunday.

Chair Deb White says the reason the event continues to be so strong is due to the volunteers and sponsor support.  She says it takes 350 to 400 volunteers for the 10 day festival which celebrates winter.

Despite the cold weather, all the events on the final weekend went ahead and were well attended. 

Carnival is looking for suggestions for a theme next year's 60th Annual event. They're encouraging everyone to stop by the office or call or email their suggestion to