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Come and celebrate 150 years of Manitoba being a province with us on May 12!

We will be holding an Opening Ceremony at 10 am, with the Flag Raising followed by the serving of a “Happy Birthday Manitoba” cake and refreshments.

Stay tuned for more events for this special Manitoba Day!

Free admission all day.

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Venez célébrer les 150 ans de la province du Manitoba avec nous le 12 mai!

La cérémonie d'ouverture commencera à 10h, suivie de la Levée du drapeau et d'un gâteau d'anniversaire pour le Manitoba et des rafraichissements.

Restez connectes pour en savoir plus sur cette célébration toute spéciale!

Entrée gratuite toute la journée.
Evénement de 10h à 16h

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Mother’s Day Quilt Show - May 10, 2020

The museum will open especially for Mother’s Day on May 10!
Bring that special person, wander through the Homesteaders' Village and discover the life of the Pioneers who created their homesteads in what would become the province of Manitoba! Enjoy our special treat: the Village of Quilts annual display which presents beautiful past and current examples of quilt work. Come and admire the skills of the craftswomen who created these masterpieces!

Admission by donation
Event is from 10 am to 4 pm

If you wish to present quilts for the exhibit, please contact the museum office at 204-637-2354 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Exposition de courtepointes de la Fête des mères - le 10 mai 2020

Le musée ouvrira tout spécialement pour la Fête des mères le 10 mai!
Invitez votre Super Maman, visitez le Village des Pionniers et découvrez la vie des pionniers qui ont créé leurs fermes sur les terres qui deviendront le Manitoba! Profitez du Village des Courtepointes présenté spécialement pour l'occasion, où vous pourrez admirer des exemples anciens et modernes du travail a l'aiguille. Admirez les techniques incroyables des artisanes qui ont créé ces chefs-d’œuvre!

Les dons en guise de prix d'entrée sont bienvenus.
Evénement de 10h à 16h

Si vous souhaitez présenter vos courtepointes dans notre exposition, svp contactez le bureau du musée au 204-637-2354 ou This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Mother’s Day Quilt Show - May 10, 2020 The museum will open especially for Mother’s Day on May 10! Bring that special person, wander through the Homesteaders' Village and discover the life of the Pioneers who created their homesteads in what would become the province of Manitoba! Enjoy our special treat: the Village of Quilts annual display which presents beautiful past and current examples of quilt work. Come and admire the skills of the craftswomen who created these masterpieces! Admission by donation Event is from 10am to 4pm If you wish to present quilts for the exhibit, please contact the museum office at 204-637-2354 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. -- Exposition de courtepointes de la Fête des mères - le 10 mai 2020 Le musée ouvrira tout spécialement pour la Fête des mères le 10 mai! Invitez votre Super Maman, visitez le Village des Pionniers et découvrez la vie des pionniers qui ont créé leurs fermes sur les terres qui deviendront le Manitoba! Profitez du Village des Courtepointes présenté spécialement pour l'occasion, où vous pourrez admirer des exemples anciens et modernes du travail a l'aiguille. Admirez les techniques incroyables des artisanes qui ont créé ces chefs-d’œuvre!

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Manitoba’s rural history comes alive July 23-26, 2020 at the 66th Manitoba Threshermen’s Reunion & Stampede! Experience over 100 acres of live demonstrations, displays, and award-winning rodeo action at Canada’s largest pioneer heritage festival. Event highlights include:

• Pioneer living demonstrations throughout the 20 building Homesteader’s Village;
• Award-winning semi-pro rodeo action every evening;
• The CFRY Pioneer Power Parade daily @ 1:30 pm;
• Vintage farming activities powered by horses, steam engines, and gas tractors;
• The Manitoba Clydesdale Classic heavy horse show;
• Route 34 Classics Car Club Show’n’Shine (July 25 only);
• Vintage clothing fashion show (July 23-25); and
• Live musical entertainment throughout the grounds every day.

It’s all happening at the Manitoba Agricultural Museum south of Austin, MB July 23-26, 2020. More details on activities and accommodations available at www.threshmernsmb.ca or by calling 204-637-2354.
Daily admission prices are Adult ($15), Children 6-12 ($8), Children 5 and Under (Free). Family and multi-day rates available as well.
Stay for the whole festival on-site at the Three Creeks Campground.

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