2011 EXPO Pioneer Trades and Lifestyles


      July 28-July 31st, 2011 – Thursday to Sunday


Tentative Daily Schedule


7:30 am—11:00 pm  Gates Open (Admission)  On site transportation-shuttles & courtesy carts

8:00 am—       Manitoba Clydesdale Classic –Thurs to Sat. (till 12:00 pm at Grandstand)  

9:00 am—       Homesteaders’ Village opens

·                                       Manitoba Amateur Radio Museum open

·                                       Reunion Ladies Activities  building opens (till 5:00 pm)

10:00 am—     Miniature Land

11:30 am to 5pm Heartland Recreation Activities-Children’s activities (until 5:00)-located behind the Grandstand

·                                       Corn & Barley Corral opens – Cold Beverages

11:30 am—      Museum Auxiliary Dining Hall opens

10:00 to 12:00 pm and 3:30 – 9:30 Rodeo Ticket Booth open

1:00 pm— 5:00pm -    Thursday to Saturday - Bingo

1:30 pm—       Vintage Parade (at Grandstand)

                        (*Thurs. Fort Ellice Wagon Train starts parade.)

2:00 pm—       Souris Mill Engine operating (till 5:30 pm in village)

2:30 pm—       Stooking and Threshing demonstration-in front of grandstand

3:00 pm—       Steamed Corn on the Cob at the Corn & Barley Corral

                     Farm Equipment Display in the Infield


3:30 pm—       Ploughing, Threshing, & Horse Power Demonstration (in North Field)

4:00 pm—       Reunion Ladies Activities Fashion Show ($2.00 Admission)

4:00 pm to 6pm Farmers Market  will be in the public campground Thursday to Saturday 4PM to 6PM

4:00 pm            Friday @ Corn & Barley Corral Mark Morisseau and Friends

                        Saturday  @ Corn & Barley Corral Stu Porteous

4:30 pm—       Museum Auxiliary Dining Hall opens for supper 

6:30 pm—       Thurs – "The Christy Kim Band", Fri –"Damn Straight" Sat –Chris Bigford,

7:30 pm—       CCA & MRCA Rodeo

At Dark—       Fireworks on Friday and Saturday -viewable from the grandstand

10:00 pm—     Free Dance each evening   –Thurs – “The Christy Kim Band”, Fri –"Damn Straight", Sat –Chris Bigford,  (starts after Rodeo) Sunday  DJ Cory Christison


Sunday activity time changes:                                7:30-10:00 am— Pancake Breakfast

All other activities will run the same as above            10:30 am—          Inter-Faith Church Service

                                                                                3:00 pm               Fashion Show

                                                                                  5:00 pm               Rodeo