Heritage Park’s 60th Birthday Celebration - Historic Places Days

Heritage Park’s 60th Birthday Celebration

Heritage Park Historical Village
Type
Performance
Address
1900 Heritage Dr, Southwest Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada T2V 1R1
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When
1 July, 2024 | 10 am - 5 pm

Best. Birthday Party. Ever. 

Join us on July 1, 2024, from 10 am to 5 pm, as Heritage Park celebrates its 60th Birthday! Since July 1, 1964, we’ve been showcasing Western Canadian heritage, and now we invite you to honour six decades of memories and milestones with us. Enjoy a parade, live concerts, performances, family activities and complimentary treats like birthday cake. Get here early – the first 1,000 guests in the gate get a mini butter tart! Join us this Canada Day and don’t miss out on the chance to be part of history in the making as we celebrate 60 fabulous years of Heritage Park and the enduring spirit of Western Canadian heritage! 

Date: Monday, July 1, 2024 

Time: 10 am – 5 pm 

General (16 – 64): $34.95 plus GST 

Child (3-15): $22.95 plus GST 

Senior (65+): $26.95 plus GST 

60th Birthday Festivities 

Chinook Country Line Dancers 

Time(s): 9:30 – 10:30 am and 11:45 am – 12:30 pm 

Location: 9:30 – 10:30 am at Heritage Plaza and 11:45 am – 12:30 pm at Hotel Green Space 

Marmalade Lights Hula Hoop Artist 

Time: 9 am – 10:15 am 

Location: Heritage Plaza 

Nifty Fifty’s Ford Club Display 

Time: 10 am – 5 pm 

Location: Celebration Field 

Heritage Park’s 60th Anniversary Parade 

Time: 11 – 11:20 am 

Location: Around Village Square 

Spike Drive Ceremony 

Time: 11:30 am 

Location: Midnapore Station 

Complimentary Birthday Cake Served 

Time: 12 – 2 pm 

Location: Midnapore Station 

Old-Fashioned Family Games 

Time: 12 – 5 pm 

Location: Near Eugene Coste Park 

Kids’ Crafts 

Time: 12 – 5 pm 

Location: Prince Street 

Live Entertainment at Didsbury Bandstand 

Time: 12:15 – 4 pm 

Location: Didsbury Bandstand 

Wagon Rides 

Time: 12:30 – 5 pm 

CPS Pipe Band 

Time: 12:30 – 12:45 pm 

Location: Wainwright Hotel green space 

Balzac Kitchen Party String Band 

Time: 2 – 2:45 pm and 3 – 3:45 pm 

Location: Wainwright Hotel Green Space

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Amenities

  • Family-Friendly
  • Food and Beverages
  • National Historic Site
  • Parking
  • Parkland
  • Washrooms
  • Wheelchair Access

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