Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site
Meet some historical characters all day long!
© Parks Canada
July 6, 2014, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The comité des loisirs des Vieilles Forges in collaboration with the Forges du Saint-Maurice National Historic Site
invites you to the 2nd edition of Saint-Thibault’s family picnic.
Join us and be a part of the different activities to emphasize the importance of the coalmen’s patron saint on the National Historic Site of the first Canadian industrial community.
Starting at 10 a.m.: opening of the ironmaster's house and the blast furnace
- Multimedia show every hour
- Xplorers activities
(for children of 6-12 years old)
- Rally information
10:30 a.m.: outdoor mass
11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.: picnic and BBQ (hot-dogs sold by the comité des loisirs for $1 each)
11:30 a.m.: inflatable games and pedestrian rally on site
1:30 p.m.: colonial militia (historical demonstration) and archaeological dig activity for children of 6-12 years old
4 p.m.: end of the activities
In addition, meet some historical characters all day long!