News South Porcupine Hosts Winter Carnival SHARE ON: Mackenzie Read, contributor, Wednesday, Feb. 15th, 2017 South Porcupine will be the home of a Winter Carnival this weekend. The carnival includes a parade, games and an ice sculpture competition. Carnival Director Joanne Haggerperripp says the carnival aims to liven up the winter and get people out in the community. //www.mytimminsnow.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/winter-carnival-3.mp3 Haggerperrip says the carnival is also a great way to bring people from other communities to Timmins and see what it has to offer. The Carnival will run from Friday to Sunday.