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 7: Opening Day

Costumed interpreters return for the season and bring life and excitement to the Fort.

July 1: Canada Day: Métis Friendship Celebration

Celebrate Canada's birthday at Lower Fort Garry National Historic Site! Join us for a fun-filled day of square dancing, fiddle playing, relay races and much more! Activities from 9:30 am - 4:00 pm

*No tours are available on Canada Day, July 1

August 3: Treaty No. 1 Commemoration Free admission day

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.