What is the Effigy?
The Carnaval Effigy is your passport to enjoy 17 days of festivities at the main festival site brimming with activities, sporting competitions, breathtaking entertainment and many other privileges.
The Effigy is the primary source of financing for the Carnaval, the Effigy is a miniature pendant that you wear on your outerwear.
Wearing of the Effigy is obligatory to gain access to the festival sites, for visitors 8 years of age and over.
Where to buy Effigies
The 64th edition Carnival Effigy will be available in December 2017. More details to come.
CONTEST CLOSED. Thank you to all participants!
When purchasing the Effigy, enjoy many attractive promotions in the discount booklet that comes with it.
The participating businesses for the Carnival 2017:
Effigies are offered at a discounted rate of $13 each (taxes included) to groups of 20 people or more (online store only).
Full Carnival Pass
For just $ 45, enjoy an all-inclusive Carnival experience!
The Pass includes: 1 Effigy, 1 Carnival tuque, 1 stick of taffy, 1 glass of caribou (a traditional Carnival drink) or non-alcoholic drink, and 1 coffee or hot chocolate.
Experience the Night Parades or the Canoe Race as a VIP! Enjoy the best seats in the house, a joyful atmosphere, free bar service and other surprises. For more information, consult ticketing.
Ordering previous Effigies
If you wish to order effigies from a previous edition of the Quebec Winter Carnival, please contact us by email at email@example.com from March 2017. It is not possible to order Effigies in December, January and February. Thank you for your understanding!