Recreation and culture

Special Events

Spirit of Potton Festival

Spirit of Potton Festival: Friday and Saturday of the second weekend of August
It’s the big annual party in the Township of Potton ! The festival is keeping things local and will host artist kiosks, food vendors and talent. Friday night: movie screening, bingo, karaoke and dancing party. Saturday: traditional parade, crafts market, exhibitions, beer and wine tastings and children’s activities, including the famous soap box races. Special menus offered by restaurants, live music groups from 2:00 p.m. and a bar will be on site.
Come join us !

2019 Spirit of Potton Festival: Friday and Saturday August 9th & 10th
PLEASE NOTE: This page will be updated over the weeks to come.

Calling all artists!
If you would like to exhibit and sell your work at this year’s festival, you can download your form HERE.

Calling all Community Groups!
If you represent a local community group or organisation and would like to be an exhibiter at this year’s festival, you can download your form HERE.

(Photos 2018 Festival: Mable Hastings)

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!

2019 Program to come…

Family Beach Party

2019 BEACH PARTY: Saturday July 6th from 12:00-4:00, Sunday in case of rain.
Details to come.

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, a movie for all, the Culture and Heritage Awards, etc.

Program 2019 to come.

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 noelcestchouette@gmail.com.

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.

 

 

Winterfest

Come and participate in the annual Winterfest!
A FUN-FILLED DAY FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY

Saturday, February 23, 2019
from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Mansonville Elementary School
5 Mario-Atwell, Mansonville
 
Detailed Program:
 
Outdoor activities:
– Tubing :  10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
– Inflatable games :  10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
– Horse drawn sleigh ride : 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.
– Guided visits with the First Responders : 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
– Participation of the Quebec Provincial Police
– Snow sculpting : 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
– Sugar on snow : 1 p.m.
– Door prizes
 
Indoor activities:
– Bingo (for small prizes)
– Face painting etc… 
 
Lunch on sale

Info : Mable 450-292-4886 or mdj@cabmn.org / Trish 450-292-3313, ext. 228 or loisirs@potton.ca
Organized by the Youth Centre of the Missisquoi North Volunteer Centre and the Municipality

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