|The Japanese and American carvers at work.|
Anyway there were tonnes of families down to take a look at the ice sculptures. There were a couple of characters dressed like Klondike Mike types really pouring on the Quebecois accent, telling stories and manipulating wood puppets for the kids.
|This little girl was transfixed by the dancing puppets.|
So, of course, the real reason for all this was the chance to eat maple syrup cooled on a popsicle stick. Sounds sickly sweet but it is delish! The sugar strands kind of get stuck in your hair but so be it. While I was there getting my pop 3 people who had participated in the Kilt Skate.
|This one's for you M!|
|The Kilt Skate trio!|
|Looks like fun!|