Contests and Competitions

Take a look below for the contests and competitions for this year’s carnival!


Walden Winter Carnival Committee, and their respective Directors, Officers, Committee Members, Volunteers, Officials, Participants, Sponsors, and Representatives (collectively the “Organization”) are not responsible for any injury, personal injury, damage, property damage, expense, loss of income or loss of any kind suffered by a Participant during, or as a result of, the Activities, caused in any manner whatsoever including, but not limited to, the negligence of the Organization

Cardboard Box Derby

Build and design your box and see if it can go the furthest!

Deadline February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Palladino Honda, Mike Doyle, Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Walden Welding and Mechanical, Dr. Rose Michael, Walden Sno Runners Snowmobile Club, Manitoulin Transport, Talos Steel Limited, Talevi Mining, All North Truck Centre 

5 Days of “Where’s Wally”

A chance to win up to 5 prizes worth $100 each

On each day we will post a photo of Wally in front of his favourite Walden businesses along with 3 clues. Once you guess the name of the business, submit your answer via link below. All of the correct answers will be entered into a draw to win various gift cards for $100.00. 1 winner per day.   

Contest opens when the clues and photo are posted on our website and Facebook page. The deadline is 10:00pm on the same day the clues and photo are posted.

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 5 Days of Where’s Wally! Congratulations to our 5 winners: 

Day 1 – Amy Bouillon
Day 2 – Anike Mckay
Day 3 – Sam Innes
Day 4 – Alysha
Day 5 – Stephanie Desjardins

Here are the answers for each day:
Day 1 – Walden Home Hardware
Day 2 – Bob’s Smoke Shop
Day 3 – Eye Style Optical
Day 4 – The Shop Industrial
Day 5 – Reliable Industrial Supply Limited

Scavenger Hunt

Is that moment when you find what you are looking for appealing to you? We’ve got a whole list of hard-to-finds in this year’s Scavenger Hunt… Prizes too (including a 1st place prize worth $500)!

Deadline February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Mazzuca Chrysler, Dr.Mary Ann Majic Dentistry Professional Corp., Furoy’s Insulation, Walden Home Hardware, Matts Plumbing, Rock-Tech Sales & Services Ltd., GDB Constructeurs, Anmar Mechanical, R&J Fuels

1st place  – Tammy Dewar
2nd place  – Sophia Church
3rd place – Christine Bouffard
Thank you to everyone who entered!!

Winter Photo Contest

Capture winter at its best! 

Deadline February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm


Equipment North Inc., Barrydowne Paint & Wallpaper, Walden Home Hardware, Lively Chiropracter and Wellness Centre, Morris Group Sudbury Inc., Rock-Tech Sales & Services Ltd., Harveys Restaurant, Transport Placement Service  


Snow Sculpture Contest

Bring your creativity outdoors and create a snowy masterpiece. Prizes await!

Deadline: February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm


Carriere Industrial Supply Limited, FNX Mining Company Inc., Jackson’s Auto Repair, S.E.R. Hydraulics Ltd., CCM Contracting Ltd., Pinehill Lumber, ACR Fuller, Castec Inc., Battistelli’s Your Independent Grocer, Fisher Wavy

Children’s Snowperson

Bring your creativity outdoors and create a snowy masterpiece. Prizes await!

Deadline: February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Snow Painting

Bring your creativity outdoors and create a snowy masterpiece. Prizes await!

Deadline: February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Virtual Bingo

We are excited to be hosting this virtual Valentine/Winter themed Bingo!

 Sunday, February 13, 2022 at 1:00 pm

Eco Insulation Sudbury, Henninger’s Diesel Limited, Palladino Honda, Morris Group Sudbury Inc., Hurley Mining Equipment & Services Inc., Environmental 360 Solutions, Alley Katz Bistro & Bar, Anmar Mechanical, Talevi Mining, etc Inc.  


Valentine Cake Decorating

This Activity is open to all AMATEUR bakers with a 2022 carnival button. The focus is to bring Valentine’s Day to life. It must clearly represent what Valentine’s day means to you.

Deadline: February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm


Mike Doyle, Dodge, Chrysler, Jeep, Rintala Construction Company Ltd., Kovatera, Helvi’s Catering, The Supply, Walden Pet Food Plus, Baxter Animal Hospital, Talevi Mining, Transport Placement Service    

Wally Dance Video Competition

Do you have great dance moves? Well join Wally in a fun dance by posting your video on our Facebook page to have your name entered in a draw for a great prize. First thing is to watch Wally’s dance and then make a video of yourself doing the same dance. Let’s have fun and be creative.

Deadline: February 13, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Wally Dance Video Competition winners are:
1st place – Chantal Rioux
2nd place – Robert Church
3rd place – Kristen Hawdon
Thank you to everyone who sent us a video, it was hard to choose, you all did a fantastic job!!!



Kahoot is an online based trivia game. Kahoots are best played with friends or family, you must answer a series of questions. At the end of each round, you get points based on what answer you put and how quickly you were able to answer. Once the game is over the points are calculated and all players are added to a leaderboard.

12:30pm – 1:00pm
2:30pm – 3:00pm

11:30am – 12:00pm
12:30pm – 1:00pm

Meeting ID: 854 4956 4543
Passcode: 214152

Smartie Art Competition


JOYFUL HOMES INC. is thrilled to partner with the Walden Winter Carnival for their 2022 Virtual Carnival.  
Who loves SMARTIES?? How about creating ART with Smarties? Get those creative juices flowing and make some fun art pictures using Smarties. Bring your carnival button to the Joyful Home Gift Studio during operating hours (Mon-Fri 10:00 to 5:00, Sat-10:00 to 4:00) and get yourself some free Smarties to help create your art. Curb Side Pick Up Style
Next, bring your boxes of Smarties home, grab a piece of paper or whatever type of background you would like to use and get creative. Once you’re happy with your art, snap a picture and email your master piece to Please include your 2022 Carnival Button, the artist’s name, a parent contact name and phone number.
It’s that easy!!  The best part? You get to eat your artwork afterwards.
THREE lucky winners will receive amazing PRIZES !!

Contest closes Sunday February 13th at 12:00 pm