The Dalkeith Winter Carnival kicks off on Friday, January 26 with a masquerade skating party at the rink, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. There will be prizes for the best costumes. From 9 p.m. to 11 p.m., there will be four-on-four hockey. Ping-pong, pool and darts will also be part of the evening’s fun and starting at 9 p.m., there will be music and dancing with the “Area Code 613” band.
On Saturday, January 27, from 9:30 a.m. until 2 p.m., there will be broomball games played on the outdoor rink.
Indoors, at 11 a.m., there will be Euchre games. Activities takes place at the Dalkeith Recreation Association hall, located at 1865 Dalkeith Road right in Dalkeith.
At 2 p.m., a highlight of the carnival will take place: the Carnival parade will make its way through Dalkeith. If you need information or want to participate, contact Ian MacLennan at 1-613-874-2385.
The MacLeod Fiddlers will entertain indoors at 3 p.m. In the meantime, it will be time for family skating on the rink from 3 to p.m., followed by shinny hockey from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. From 8 p.m. to 10 p.m., there will be four-on-four hockey.
At 9 p.m., the Carnival Dance will take place, featuring, “The County Lads.”
On Sunday, January 28, Ray’s Little Reptiles will be on hand at 1 p.m.
Outdoors, from 12 noon until 3 p.m., there will be shinny hockey. From 3 p.m. until 5 p.m., there will be family skating.
From 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., a spaghetti supper will be served. The cost is $12 for adults, children ages six to 11 have a $6 admission price and there is no admission fee for children ages five and under.
The Jimmy D Trophy will be presented and at 7 p.m., the winner of the 50-50 draw will be selected.
For information, contact Patrick at 1-613-874-1216 or email [email protected]