Recreation and culture

Special Events

Festival of hearts

Shake up your winter blues and participate in the many activities taking place the entire month of February. From cooking workshops, free yoga sessions, snow activities for children, there is an activity for every age and most are provided free of charge. Please see the sample brochure provided in this kit.

Click HERE to see the 2018 program



Come and participate in the annual WINTERFEST. Activities outdoors include: horse-drawn sleigh-rides, tubing, First Responder Truck rides, sugar on snow, door prizes, kiddies corner. Indoor activities include: Bingo, face-painting.  This event is brought to you by the Youth from the Missisquoi-North Volunteer Centre and the municipality.

2018 Edition : Saturday, February 3rd – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. – Location : Mansonville Elementary School (5, rue Marion-Atwell) 

Outdoor activities
10:00 a.m. Ski-doo rides
10:00 a.m. to 12 :00 p.m. Snow sculpting
10:00 a.m. to 3 :00 p.m. Tubing, Inflatable game
11:00 a.m. to 2 :00 p.m. Horse drawn sleigh ride
1:00 p.m. Sugar on snow
2:00 p.m. to 3 :00 p.m. Guided visits with the First Responders
Door prizes!

Indoor activities
Bingo (for small prizes), Face painting
Lunch on sale

Info : Mable 450-292-4886 or / Trish 450-292-3313, ext. 228 or
Organized by the Youth Centre of the Missisquoi North Volunteer Centre and the Municipality

Sundays in The Park

Every Sunday from mid-June to mid August, come and enjoy free live music performed in the heart of the village of Mansonville in Place Manson, located in front of the Town Hall (2 Vale Perkins rd.) Bring a chair, pack a picnic and enjoy jazz, folk, country, blue grass, Celtic, rhythm and blues and more… A great time for all!

2017 program: DimanchesParc2017

For more information, (450) 292 3313 x 228

Family Beach Party

Join your fellow Potton citizens for a day of summer celebration at the Vale Perkins
Beach. Enjoy a BBQ lunch, activities for children, music and more. This is a free event, sponsored by the municipality.

For more information, please call 450‑292‑3313, poste 228.

Multicultural Festival

A fun day for people of all ages the second Friday and Saturday in August. Come and celebrate the over 20 nationalities that rea represented in our Township. Performances, barbecue, dance, parade, children’s games, and the chance to sample international dishes.

For more information visit the Facebook page or see the 2017 program:


Cultural Days

For several years now, the Potton Cultural and Heritage Committee has been inviting people to participate in the Journées de la culture held last weekend in September. Many activities are on offer: exhibitions, concerts, outdoor activities and music at Mont Owl’s Head, inauguration of a public artwork, a film for all, the Culture and Heritage Awards, etc.

For complete programming, please click here.

Christmas Market ‘C’est chouette’

Discover the creative spirit of our artisans and shop locally for quality handmade items: handcrafted soaps, herbal products, pottery, jewellery, alpaca knits, artisanal weaving, bags and accessories, recycled fur, quilts, aboriginal sculptures and more!

Learn about our artisans on the market’s Facebook page or email at

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