SnowBlast 2015

snowblast 2014Site Opens at 10:00am, Saturday, February 7, 2015
Riverside Park, 9173 Main Street, Florenceville-Bristol NB

Giant Snow Carving by James Buxton– Sponsored by McCain Foods
Location: Riverside Park (Gazebo)

The Mayor’s Pancake Breakfast – – Town of Florenceville-Bristol & Kinsmen Club
Location: Community Hall (8696 Main St.)
Watch our Mayor as he’ll be busy “Flippin’ the Flapjacks” along with local Kinsmen members. By donation…all money raised to support a local need or charity.
Time: 8:00am – 10:00am

Science East – Sponsored by Florenceville Ag Ltd.
Location: Bristol Elementary School
Presenting  many of their hands-on exhibits and puzzles to challenge and amaze, along with an experiment station where you can create and take home a souvenir of your experience.
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm

Cardboard Classic – Sponsored by Carleton Co-op
Location: Riverside Park
Build a cardboard sled using the “Our Flag – 50 Years” theme and race it down our hill.
Registration form online or at Carleton Co-op and the Recreation Department.
Time: 11:00am Judging / 12:00pm Race

Snowshoe Hikes
Location: 30 Shiktehawk Camp Lane (off Lockhart Mill Road)
Snowshoes available for use.
Time: 12:00pm

Woodsmen Water Boiling  – Sponsored by Town of Florenceville Bristol
Teams of 2 battle to see who can build a fire and get their can of water to boil over first!
Time: 1:00pm
Details and registration form online at

Adult Crazy Cardboard Classic – Sponsored by Railcar Brewing Company
Adults… show the young ones you can fun too! Build a sled and race it down our hill.
Time: 1:30pm Judging      2:00pm Race
Registration form online or pick up at Railcar Brewing (6-9172 Main Street)

Taffy on the Snow – Sponsored by Sugar Moon Cookhouse
Enjoy old fashioned Taffy on the Snow…yum!
Time: 11am-2pm

Sliding / Skating & more! – Sponsored by Camp Shiktehawk
Location: 30 Shiktehawk Camp Lane (off Lockhart Mill Road)
Camp staff will be offering a variety of activities like: sliding and indoor skating, redneck curling, snow sculpturing & more. Also get an aerial view as you ZIPLINE your way across the Shiktehawk Stream. Warm up in the heated lodge with a cup of hot chocolate. Snacks for sale on-site.
Time: 12pm-4:00pm

Creative Arts Centre – Sponsored by Andrew & Laura McCain Art Gallery
Location: Bristol Elementary School
Children are encouraged to show their artistic side at our indoor Creative Arts Centre.
Time: 10:00am – 2:00pm

Hay Rides – Sponsored by Hunter Brothers Farm Market
Winter Hayride Fun!
Time: 12:00pm-4:00pm

Fire Truck Rides (children) – Sponsored by Florenceville-Bristol Fire Department
Location: Shogomoc Railway Station parking lot
Time: 11:00am-1:00pm

Adult 45’s Card Party – Sponsored by Spoil Me Spa/Salon & Vintner’s Cellar
Location: Community Hall (8696 Main St.)
Bring your partner and compete in 45’s. Lots of Prizes! Contact Rec. Dept. at 392-6763 Ext. 211 for complete details. Registration Form online .
Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

Human Dog Sled Race – Sponsored by BMR (Besthome Building Supply Inc.)
Teams of 6 compete to be “Top Dog” in our Human Dog Sled Race. Great prizes along with a Spirit Award. Pick a name, theme your team and get ready to MUSH. All equipment will be provided. Registration form online .
Time: 3:00pm

Bean & Salad Supper
Location: Camp Shiktehawk Lodge
Enjoy a great Bean & Salad Supper complete with homemade dessert and tea or coffee.
$6.00/person  $20.00/family
Time: 4:00pm-6:00pm

Food Court & On-Site:  Caitlin’s Fries, Pizza Delight, Fancy Coffee Services, Honeycakes, Mitchell’s Cotton Candy & Popcorn.

Snow Blast Souvenirs on-site!

Washrooms will be available at the Shogomoc Station.
Dress warm!!!  Children must be accompanied by an adult for all activities!