Vimy Ridge Event April 8 – 9, 11am to 5pm

Vimy event

Vimy eventTo celebrate Canada’s 150th Anniversary, The Port Moody Heritage Society is holding a Vimy Ridge event.
April 8 – 9, 11am to 5pm. Opening ceremony April 9, 1pm
The event will be dedicated to a part of Canada’s history which was crucial in bringing the country onto the world stage.
The event commemorates the 100th Anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. This battle was a turning point in the Great War and placed Canada as an elite force amongst the allies.
Our celebration will open a window into the past by featuring the ingenuity and bravery of Canadians 100 years ago.
Following the ceremony, guests will enjoy many historic and unique displays. There will be a Sopwith Camel plane, a historic truck, a hospital train display, living history guides in Great War uniforms showing artifacts and giving talks. Tours through our Great War Trench.
We will lead our visitors to a rest from the battle front to Armentières where they will enjoy music, food, drink and the amazing Golden Spike Can-Can dancers.

150 Years of Canadian Fashion

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Join us this Sunday for Ivan Sayersimage001‘ amazing fashion show. Enjoy an entertaining and informative tour through 150 years of fashion.

Tickets available at the door.

March 5, 2pm Inlet Theatre, Port Moody

Great War talk

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Great War talk, Saturday March 4, 1pm.
Knights of the Air – Canada’s Scout Pilots in the Great War.
Join us for this interesting talk how  the war in the air was fought.
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