Welcome to the Walden Winter Carnival

 February 8-11, 2024  – Presented by Monahan Financial

   — Click to view the 2024 Event Schedule —

Check back for updates! This .pdf version of the Carnival lineup is still subject to change.  Last updated: 

2024 Buttons On Sale Now!

Get yours for $5 Each at:

Walden Home Hardware, Battistelli’s YIG, Joyful Home, 
Pinehill Lumber and Sudbury Credit Union (Lively)

Comedy Night Tickets On Sale

Get your $25 Tickets now at Walden Home Hardware and Joyful Home

The MOST FUN You’ll Have This Winter! 

2024 Carnival News

2024 Sponsors

As we approach the 2024 Carnival we will be recognizing this year’s Presenting, Host, Promoting and Supporting Sponsors here! There are still limited sponsorship opportunities available. Contact Richard at (705) 918-1560 or sponsorthewaldenwc@gmail.com to get involved!

2024 Presenting Sponsor

We are pleased to announce Monahan Financial Planning Group Ltd. is our 2024 Presenting Sponsor!

2024 Host Sponsors

2024 Promoting Sponsors

2024 Supporting Sponsors

2024 Media Sponsors

2024 Web Hosting Sponsor

2024 Friend Sponsors & Community Partners

Battistelli’s Your Independent Grocer
Clarion Hotel
Ecole St.Paul School
Flanagan Food Service
Gerard Lanthier
Jason Hammell

Lively District Secondary School
Ryusyokai Inaka Karate Dojo
Walden Lions Club

  Journal Printing
King Sportswear
Lecoupe Ice
Lively District Secondary School
Northern Uniform
Northway Bus Lines
Pizza Hut
Poppa Corn Sales and Services
Reliable Maintenance Products
Saputo Dairy Products

Sudbury Regional Police
Greater Sudbury EMS
Gruv Dance Fitness

St.James Catholic School
St.Johns Ambulance
Sudbury Secondary School
Sudbury Fives
Sudbury MMA
Sudbury Wolves
Tim Hortons (Lively)
Toppers Pizza
Tormont Cat
Walden Volunteer Fire Fighters

Walden Ringette Association
Copper Cliff Skating Club
Sudbury Secondary School
Sudbury Wolves
Sudbury Five
Walden Seniors and Pensioners
Walden Irish Army Cadets
2024 Merit Award Winner

To be announced at our opening ceremonies Thursday February 8th!

2023 Merit Award Winners
2023 Award of Merit Recipients – Monahan Financial Planning Group and Algonquin Equipment

The Walden Winter Carnival Award of Merit celebrates a Business, Community Group, or Individual, that has contributed voluntarily to the success of the Carnival, by providing their time, energy, and resources, year over year, to benefit the Walden Winter Carnival achievements.

For our 50th year celebration we have awarded 2 Business recipients.

For many years, Monahan Financial Planning Group has been the Gold Sponsor for the Walden Winter Carnival. With their contributions, they have helped the yearly Carnival be a great success. Monahan has been a valuable part of the community helping with customized Financial Security Plans, for you and your family. Knowledgeable staff providing solutions to your investment and insurance needs.

Year after year our second recipient, Algonquin Equipment, has provided assistance with donations of loaner equipment and assets, to help keep the Carnival running smoothly. Algonquin Equipment’s team specialize in BRP Bombardier Recreational Products and production line services selling Ski-Doo/Lynx Can-Am/Sea-Doo.

With their generosity and ongoing promotion of many Carnival events and activities, the Walden Winter Carnival Committee wishes to acknowledge and sincerely thank the incredible staff at both businesses, for their AMAZING ongoing support!!

Congratulations!! Attend the Opening Ceremonies on Friday February 10th , 5:45 pm. to see them receive their Merit Awards.

Past Merit Award Winners

1991       Walden Downhill Ski Club

1992       Walden Lion & Lioness Clubs

1993       Ron Capstick

1998       Charlie Morisette, Morisette Trucking

1999       Walden Home Hardware

2000       Wally Hyytiainen

2001       Town of Walden

2002       Karen Makela

2003       Air Liquide Canada-Sudbury

2004       Battistelli’s YIG

2005       Lively Kwik-Way

2006       Lively IDA

2007       Terry Kett

2008       Eldon Gainer

2009       Carmen Construction Inc.

2010       Atlas Copco

2011       Billy Gagnon

2012       Northern Uniform Corp.

2013       S.E.R. Hydrolics & Cindy Dent

2014       Guardian Walden Family Drug Store

2015       Walden Snow Runners

2016       Manitoulin Transport

2017       Morin Industrial Coatings

2018       Cory Ross

2019       Mike Holland

2020       TD Bank

2021       Christ Anglican Church

2022      Walden Home Hardware

Get Involved

Become a part of the Walden Winter Carnival by becoming a Volunteer or Sponsor. Visit our Get Involved page for more information.

With gratitude and respect, we acknowledge that we are situated in Robinson-Huron Treaty territory and the land on which we gather is the traditional territory of the Atikameksheng Anishnawbek. Today this land is home to many diverse First Nations, Métis and Inuit People from across Turtle Island and we are grateful to have the opportunity to work in this territory.