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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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The Roller Derby Girls Are Coming! The Roller Derby Girls Are Coming!

Saturday morning kicks off with a demonstration by the Gang Green Roller Derby Girls of Brandon, that’s them above in green, of course. Part of the Wheat City Roller Derby League the team will give a demo of offensive and … Continue reading

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Rare and Ancient Breeds of Livestock at the 2015 Festival

These unusual looking critters are Wensleydale sheep which are among the largest and heaviest of all sheep breeds. Originating in the North Yorkshire area of England, they have blue-grey faces and long ringlet-like locks of wool. They are a rare … Continue reading

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