Jopo the Jester.

Jopo the Jester.

The excitement of Winter Carnival hits Vernon

Vernon residents gear up for Winter Carnival starting Feb. 3.

Vernon Winter Carnival is just around the corner and residents are gearing up for the annual event.

From Jopo the Jester, to balloon rides and the downtown parade, carnival-goers each have their own favourite activities they look forward to during the week long party.

With events set to kick off Feb. 3 the Vernon Morning Star wanted to find out what people are most excited for this year.

Watch the video here.