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Pioneer Days 2024

Aug 3 @ 9:00 am - Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm

Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Mennonites arriving in Manitoba this summer on August Long Weekend. Experience the life of the early Mennonites in Manitoba at our Pioneer Days festival! Witness pioneer demonstrations, steam-powered threshing, live music, and lots of good food as we share the stories of Manitoba Mennonite beginnings.

Enjoy pioneer demonstrations, including: Baking bread in the Outdoor Oven, Milling wheat in the Windmill, Blacksmithing, Ropemaking, Printing at the Print Shop, Steam-powered activities, Sawmill, and much more! Visit the artisans in the General Store, Shop at the Village Books & Gifts in Village Centre, or Check out the Old-Fashioned Candy at the Candy Booth. Explore your family history with our experts in the Village Centre, and enjoy Horse Drawn Wagon rides and children’s activities, including the barrel train!

Experience the grand opening of the new exhibit: Mennonite Reflections – Arriving in Manitoba 150 Years Ago

Join us for a Renactment of a Red River Cart journey – Saturday, August 3rd.

Experience the World Premiere of the first chapter of Where the Cottonwoods Grow, a film about the Mennonite arrival 150 years ago, by Dale Hildebrand.

  • Friday, August 2 at 7pm
  • Saturday, August 3 at 3pm
  • Sunday, August 4 at 5pm
  • Monday, August 5 at 3pm

MHV PIONEER DAYS 2024

Saturday, August 3 – Monday, August 5.

ADMISSION:         

$15.00 adults

$12.00 seniors (65 and up)

$12.00 students (ages 13-22)

$8.00 children (ages 6-13)

Free for ages 5 and under

$50 – Family Pass (2 adults and dependant children under 18)

Details

Start:
Aug 3 @ 9:00 am
End:
Aug 5 @ 5:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Mennonite Heritage Village
Phone:
2043269661
Email:
info@mhv.ca
Website:
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Venue

Mennonite Heritage Village
231 PTH 12 N
Steinbach, Manitoba R5G 1T8 Canada
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Phone:
2043269661
Website:
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