Vernon Winter Carnival mascots Silas Langner as Jopo (left) and Tessa Tunka as Jopette skate together during the Bonhomme de neige family skate Saturday, Feb. 2. (Katherine Peters/Morning Star)

PHOTOS: Bonhomme de neige comes to Vernon Winter Carnival

Free skate was Saturday at Kal Tire Place North

Bonhomme de neige joined Vernon’s Winter Carnival Saturday afternoon for a free skate at Kal Tire Place.

“Grab your skates and helmet and join us on a French adventure,” said the sponsor, Canadian Parent for French Vernon.

Related: Parade photos

Admission was free with a donation to the food bank.


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Derek and Kylie Anderson go skating at Kal Tire Place North for the Bonhomme de neige winter carnival celebration Feb. 2. (Katherine Peters/Morning Star)

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