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Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site

Special Events 2017

Join us for a whole year’s worth of fun and exciting opportunities to experience Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site. More events will be added as details are confirmed, so check back through the season!

Schedule subject to change. For more information, call 204-785-6050 or email

May 8: Opening Day
Costumed interpreters return for the season and bring life and excitement to the Fort.

July 1: Canada Day

July 15: Parks Day

August 3: Treaty No. 1 Commemoration
Explore the history surrounding the making of Treaty No. 1. In 1871, representatives of the Crown, Anishinaabe, and Muskegon Cree peoples made a commitment to each other with the first of the numbered treaties in western Canada.

October: Halloween

  • Fright at the Fort – October 13, 14, 20, 21, 27, 28
  • Lower Fort Scary – October 22, 28, 29