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100th Anniversary Celebration

Victoria Beach will be holding its 100th Anniversary Celebration!

The Celebration will be held August 3rd - 11th, 2019
You're invited to join us!
 
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Victoria Beach Centennial Logo

 

You are Invited to the RM of Victoria Beach 

100th Anniversary Celebration

 
Saturday, August 3 
  • 12:00 to 12:30 – Victoria Beach Community Centre – Unveiling Centennial Gift to Community 
  • 3:00 to 5:00 – Faith Bible Camp – tours of camp, guided and self-guided, refreshments and more
Sunday, August 4
  • 1:00 to 5:00 – Elk Island – Tours of original Faith Bible Camp site (weather dependent)
  • 2:00 to 5:00 – Faith Bible Camp – tours of camp, guided and self-guided, refreshments and more
Monday, August 5
  • 10:00 to 4:00 – Saffies Store – day full of fun Voyageur skills and competitions both at the store and on the beach, lots to do and see – see Saffies poster for details
  • 1:00 to 5:00 – Elk Island – Tours of original Faith Bible Camp site (weather dependent)
  • 1:00 to 5:00 – Village Green – Life at VB – displays of old time fishing, mink ranching, peddling, VB Veterans, demonstrations and more; Local Families Histories - display
  • 8:00 to 11:00 pm – Saffies Store – Beach bonfire, French sing along, storytelling under the stars 
Tuesday, August 6 – 100th Anniversary on the Village Green
  • 10:00 to 12:00 – Village Green – Family Activities – vintage tractors parade, face painting, rock painting, beading
  • 10:00 to 12:00 – Village Green – buskers
  • 12:00 to 1:00 – Village Green – Greetings from community leaders, unveiling of 100th Legacy Panels, cake and music
  • 1:00 to 3:00 – History Hunt – teams race to the sites of all 16 RM Legacy Panels, answer the question and first team back with all the correct answers wins the VB Prize Pack
  • 1:00 – family picnic and sharing of family storyboards, Life at Victoria Beach displays about fishing, mink ranching, peddling and VB Veterans; Local Families Histories - display
  • 1:00 to 6:00 – music – Dixie Beats Band, Stucky and Friends, Small Victories Band
  • 7:00 to 9:00 – Storytelling Under Canvas – VB elders and what life was like back in the day
  • Bring a picnic, blanket or lawn chair and plan to spend the day. Extra parking at Community Centre with wagon shuttle to Village Green 
Wednesday, August 7
  • 7:00 to 8:00 pm – Victoria Beach Cemetery – guided tour of the cemetery to hear stories of the pioneering families, meet at the cemetery gate on HWY 504
Thursday, August 8
  • 2:00 to 3:00 and again 3:00 to 4:00 – Victoria Beach Cemetery – guided tour of the cemetery to hear stories of the pioneering families, meet at the cemetery gate on HWY 504
Friday, August 9
  • 7:00 to 8:00 pm – Victoria Beach Cemetery – guided tour of the cemetery to hear stories of the pioneering families, meet at the cemetery gate on HWY 504
Saturday, August 10
  • 7:00 to 9:00 – Social Scene – VB The Musical – get your tickets early
Sunday, August 11
  • 2:00 to 4:00 – Social Scene – VB The Musical – get your tickets early

Stay tuned to the VB 100th Anniversary Facebook page and the Herald for more activities.

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RM of Victoria Beach 100th Anniversary Events