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Fashion Flashbacks at the Festival

One of the highlights of Saturday afternoon was the vintage fashion show created especially for the festival by Adrienne Hiebert of the Vintage Costume Company in Brandon. Along with over 30 outfits spanning the 1920s to 80s, the show featured … Continue reading

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Glimpses of the Festival and Red Coats Videos

Two new videos of the 2015 Carberry Heritage Festival are now online. Catch glimpses of the events by clicking the picture of Tillie Harpell. Melissa Ewasiuk explains the meaning of the various parts of North West Mounted Police uniforms and … Continue reading

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Three Videos of 2015 Festival

These are the first three videos of activities from the 2015 festival. More to come. Click the pics to watch. Gerry Oliver talks about her rare breeds of sheep: Romney, Cotswold and Hensleydale. The Gang Green Roller Derby team from … Continue reading

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Third Festival a Huge Success

Another Manitoba heritage success story! More diversity of engaging events and experiences, broad community support and perfect Manitoba weather resulted in a substantial uptick in attendance at the third annual Carberry Heritage Festival. “I am so happy with the way … Continue reading

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HERITAGE FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

FESTIVAL SCHEDULE OF EVENTS FRIDAY, AUGUST 7, 2015 Events are free unless noted and occur on Main Street 9:00-5:00 pm Fri. & Sat. The Seton Centre, 116 Main St. open, by donation. 1:00-6:00 pm Fri., 10-6 pm Sat. Carberry Plains … Continue reading

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New Fundraiser Guide Book Available at Festival

It’s hot off the press! This is the cover of the latest fundraising project by four of Carberry’s heritage organizations. The Heritage Walking Tour guide book benefits the Carberry Plains Archives, Carberry Plains Museum, Carberry Heritage Festival and The Seton … Continue reading

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Learning at the Festival

It’s always fascinating to see how everyday things were accomplished in pioneer days. This year’s festival explores the old ways with numerous free workshops and demonstrations on Saturday. Reta Saborowski will offer a demo called Fermentation: How Foods Are Preserved … Continue reading

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