The Pembina Valley Fur Council Rendezvous

July 21, 2018 @ 12:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Stanley Centennial Park
Thornhill, MB R0G 2T0

The Pembina Valley Fur Council Rendezvous is an annual event on the third weekend in July, organized by the Pembina Fur Council and local Game & Fish Associations, primarily to educate young people about the fur trade. Events during the weekend included animal-skinning demonstrations, flint knapping, carving, black powder-shooting, tomahawk- and knife-throwing, and a ladies frying pan toss. A large display tent was set up for craft sales. Some in attendance dress to represent the era including MAS representative Chris Whaley.

MAS representatives will be on site to promote Manitoba’s heritage and discuss archaeology.

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