Fort Nelson celebrates Canada's largest snowman

Fort Nelson is home to what's believed to be the largest snowman in Canada. 

Organizers at the Northern Lights Festival officially crowned the massive mound of snow with a hat on Saturday.

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The first annual festival wraps up March 24, drawing visitors from around the world for an authentic Northern B.C. experience, and to, of course, soak in the great Northern Lights.

The festival had been looking to challenge the the Guinness World Record for the world's largest snowman. 

Watch a clip of the process of the snowman being "hatted" below:

Snowman at the Northern Lights Festival in Fort Nelson. Facebook/fortnelsonmuseum
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