REPORTING · 23rd January 2015
The Kitimat 2015 Winter Festival D’hiver for put on by the Association des Francophones et Francophiles du Nord-Ouest kicked off on Thursday, January 22nd with live music performed by local guitarist Bill Vollrath at Rosarios.
The purpose of the event was to promote the Winter Festival. Tonight, the doors open on the Snow Hope Dance featuring Axes of Ego, a band from Hazelton. It is a licensed event, to get in is $5, doors open at 9:00 pm.
The Winterfest Brunch takes place on Saturday at noon. Tickets can be purchased from the Kitimat Public Library.
“The food is crazy good, everything is made from scratch, The Maple Syrup is real,” said Patrick Witwicki. “Pancakes from scratch, tourtiere from scratch, sugar pie from scratch.”