Power Station 100th Anniversary
Sunday, August 18, 2013
Come one! Come all! Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Power Station 1913 - 2013
Melfort and District Museum, 401 Melfort Street West.
Celebrate your heritage and have fun!
Sunday, August 18 from 1:00 - 8:00 p.m.
1:00 - 6:00 pm Food Booth ($6 BBQ - burger/hot dog, dessert and a drink)
1:00 - 2:30 pm Wagon Rides - heavy horses
2:00 - 5:00 pm Interactive Tours - "When We Come West" drama troupe, Melfort pioneers
2:00 - 4:00 pm Old-Fashioned Games & Races in the Park
3:00 - 3:30 pm Hymn Sing in the Church - organist and choir
3:30 - 4:00 pm Official Ceremony of commemoration of the Power Station
4:00 - 5:00 pm Musical Entertainment in the gazebo - local singers and musicians
6:00 - 8:00 pm Old-Time Dance in the Schoolhouse - featuring Irene and The Goodnighters
Throughout the afternoon:
- Demonstrations - grist mill, blacksmith shop, sawmill
- making ice cream, face painting, etc.
- antique cars and trucks on display and the Bickle 1931 Firetruck
- people on-site dressed in pioneer costume
Souvenir buttons and balloons for everyone! Fun for the whole family! For more information, contact the Melfort and District Museum at 306-752-5870. Click here for event poster.