2017-06-06 – Seniors’ Day

Click Here to download the 2017 brochure!


Enter the grounds by GATE 4 (far south gate).

Seniors’ Day is hosted by Austin Chamber of Commerce & the Manitoba Agricultural Museum. Cost per person is $16 and includes all of the day’s activities.

8:30 am

  • Gates to the grounds open. Coffee and donuts available
  • View displays in the Heritage Building

9 am

  • Entertainment: to be confirmed
  • Homesteaders’ Village and exhibit buildings open.
  • Shuttle tours of the grounds; wheelchair shuttle available. View our Homesteaders’ Village and vintage equipment.

10 am

  • Entertainment: to be confirmed.
  • Demonstrations of heritage crafts.

11 am

  • Demonstrations: Steam Threshing, Sheep Shearing, Rope Making, Corn Shucking.


  • Cold Plate Lunch

At the Gazebo – weather permitting

1 pm

  • Entertainment: to be confirmed

2:30 pm

  • Coffee and Cinnamon Buns fresh from the clay-bake oven.

5 pm

  • Grounds close for the day.

Please let us know by May 12th approximately how many people will be attending by contacting:

Don Makinson
dmak at mymts.net


the Museum

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