What’s Up in August

You won’t be bored this August! Check out some of these unique events:

August 4, 2018

Angels Cabin Music Festival

Come out to the Gardenton Park to hear local, up-and-coming artists. From bluegrass, to country, to rock ‘n’ roll, this small town will be jammin’ to the finest covers and indie tunes. Gates open at 2 PM. This year, there will be a team survivor competition. Grab some friends and form a team! For more information, visit the Gardenton Park & Museum on Facebook.

Angel's Cabin Concert

August 11, 2018

Sprague Fest

Join this lively community at their annual themed festival! Come to the morning parade, join the basketball tournament, or come out to the evening dance. There’s fun for the whole family! This year’s theme is Hawaiian.

Prairie Days

Learn about the amazing tall grass prairie ecosystem; enjoy guided walks, activities for the kids, and find out more about specific species that live in the prairie. Activities start at 10 AM.

August 11-12, 2018

Carrick Days

This village is full of fun and games at Carrick Days! August 11 features a parade, horseshoe tournament, and live entertainment. Come August 12 for a pancake breakfast and beanbag contest. 

August 18, 2018

Sprague Show & Shine

Come to Sprague from noon to 4 PM to support the Sprague cemetery at this annual car show. Vintage cars and off-road vehicles, live entertainment, food, and raffles – it’s a day of community fun you don’t want to miss!show n' shine

Weekly (Fridays)

Southeast Farmers Market

Every Friday afternoon in South Junction, come support local vendors!

 

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Get Ready for Canada Day!

Canada will be 150 years old in less than a month!

Vlaasta Enns, 91, of Middlebro is showing off her creativity with her Canada-themed flowerbed and quilt!ideas for Canada Day

How are you planning to celebrate?

Attend Events!

South Junction – Fireworks

Canada Day events are popular ways to celebrate Canada’s birthday, with food stands,

fireworks and rodeos. This year, events are going to be over the top because we’ve hit 150! Plan on attending Canada Day in South Junction on

Vita Canada Day Rodeo

June 30th at 8:30 pm with local entertainment and fireworks! Then wake up bright and early for Vita’s Canada Day parade on July 1st. There will be kid’s activities, rodeo and much more!

Decorate Your Yard!

The RM of Stuartburn is holding a yard decorating contest for Canada Day this year! Deck those flowerbeds and hang your flags for cash prizes! To register your lawn call: 425-3218 or email: inquiries@rmofstuartburn.com

Cook Canadian

Celebrate with a full stomach by trying out some authentic Canadian recipes! Get your mouth watering with some homemade poutine or lobster mac n’ cheese. Use ingredients like pure maple syrup, bacon and beer!

Learn Our History

There’s nothing more celebratory than learning about our history. The Sprague and District Museum has an informative display on Canada and the RM of Piney’s role in the last 150 years. To learn more about Ukrainian culture in Canada, visit the Gardenton

Gardenton Museum
Ukrainian school house in Gardenton

Ukrainian Museum. Canada is rich in culture and heritage. Learn your local history!

sprague museum

 

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