Ioco Ghost Town Day Festival

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Meet our Entertainers for this Weekends Ioco Ghost Town Day Festival

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Ioco Ghost Town Day Festival
Meet our Entertainers for the weekend!
AMELIE UEBBING
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SEPT 21 
Ioco Road and 1st Avenue, Port Moody
Performing during the Corn Roast 

Thirteen year old Amelie Uebbing from Port Moody attends 8th grade at Moody Middle School of the Arts. She started to play the guitar & ukele and sing 2 years ago. Grunge and indie music are her favorites, but she likes playing all genres and recently picked up the clarinet as her newest instrument. To see some of her recordings please visit her YouTube channel at https://tinyurl.com/y3m5s2w9

Night at the Museum
SATURDAY SEPT 21 at 7:30 pm
FREE Movie Screening of Night at the Museum
Location : Ioco Road and 1st Avenue, Port Moody
Please bring a chair, there will be tents if it is raining!
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Sunday Sept 22 Ioco Road and 1st Avenue, Port Moody
THE BIRD AND THE LION
 The Bird and The Lion express high levels of musicality to all their audiences, with their unforgettable acoustic sound and rhythm. Elaina (Bird) – Has been a Musician for 11 years, started on guitar and has now expanded her horizons and plays a variety of instruments centered around her intriguing voice. Amanda (Lion)- Began her musical expedition 14 years ago with piano. Currently playing too many instruments to count, she’s always on the hunt for a new challenge.
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Corrina Goodman- LINE DANCING  
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Musician Nigel Tucker
Easter Nigel
Balloon Twisting and walk around Magician by
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 Thank you to our sponsors Government of Canada, City of Port Moody, Brilliant circle Group, Remax, Pacific Coast Terminal

Ioco Ghost Town Festival

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Ioco festival pie contest. Bring your amazing pie to the Port Moody Heritage Society tent st noon. Judging will take place 2pm. The winners of the silent auction will be announced 3pm

 

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Upcycling Port Moody’s Heritage exhibition ending soon!

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The Upcycling Port Moody’s Heritage exhibition will be ending Sept 19th, 2019 Visit the Port Moody Arts Centre over this next week and see the cool thing artists were able to create from discarded items!

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RSVP now for the Ioco Corn Roast!

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Don’t forget to RSVP for the Ioco corn roast!

Tickets are $12/adult and $5/children under 12. Tickets include corn, hot dogs, coffee, hot chocolate, and marshmallows

RSVP by email (info@portmoodymuseum.org) or phone (604-939-1648)

 

Afterwards, enjoy an outdoor movie! This part of the event is FREE and does not require reservations!

We will be showing Night at the Museum (2006).

Make sure to bring your own blanket/chair!

 

Both parts of the event will be held at the Ioco town site (Ioco rd. and 1st Ave.)

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Join us on September 13 for a Walking Meditation

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Join us for another great walking meditation event this Friday September 13 at 1pm!

RSVP by contacting the museum by email (info@portmoodymuseum.org) or phone (604-939-1648)

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Volunteers needed for Ioco Ghost Town Days

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We are currently looking for volunteers to help us out with this year’s Ioco Ghost Town Days festival, coming up on September 22nd from 12-4pm!
We are looking for helpers for the following times:
Saturday September 21:
1pm- setting up tents
Sunday September 22:
10am- help with set up before the event
12-4pm – help during the event (we will need help for the BBQ, games area, trolley tours and more, but cannot guarantee specific positions)
4pm- tent take down
Please let us know if you are available to volunteer for any of these times by contacting us by email (info@portmoodymuseum.org) or phone (604-939-1648)
Any help would be greatly appreciated!
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The Museum needs your vote!

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Vote for The Port Moody Station Museum!

The Museum has been preserving Port Moody’s Heritage for the past 50 years!

Through our programs students get the opportunity to get creative!
Students have fun creating their own exhibitions, creating films from start to finish and even animating history through one of our programs. We love teaching about Port Moody’s Heritage and getting students to create! We give tours to all ages and have introduced a Meditation walk recently! There is a lot going on at the Museum. Through exhibitions the community can take a peak into the past and learn about Port Moody’s History, the staff loves what they do and work hard to bring the community many fun events. The Port Moody Spike Awards for 2019 are coming up and we are hoping you will take the time to vote for us and many of your other favourite businesses in Port Moody!

VOTE : http://portmoody.ca/spikeawards

We host many events for the community! our next big one is:

The Ioco Ghost Town Day Festival . Please join us for this fun event at Ioco Road and 1st Avenue, Port Moody.

On Saturday Sept 21 Hotdog and corn roast starts at 6pm
( tickets needed), then at 7:30pm a FREE movie screening – A Night at the Museum will play at 7:30 pm bring your chair and a blanket, all outdoors!

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Sunday Sept 22 We will have a FREE family friendly festival from 12-4! There will be Trolley tours of the Ioco Town site, Pony rides, a Maze, Walk around Magic show, balloon artists and live entertainment. Many displays and vendors! ALSO we will be having our Annual Pie Contest! Bring your Home made pie to the Port Moody Station Museum tent with a sample for the judges. The pies need to be covered and they will go for a silent auction with proceeds going to one charity and to the Museum!

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Labour Day and Winter Hours

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Screenshot_2019-09-01 Port Moody Station Museum ( pomomuseum) • Instagram photos and videosThe Museum will be closed on Monday for Labour Day.

Winter Hours are now in effect. Come visit us Wednesday to Sunday from 12-4!

Ioco Ghost Town Days is coming up!

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Join us for the popular 3 day event- Ioco Ghost Town Days!

September 21
Corn Roast, 6pm
Join us for a corn roast! The corn roast includes corn, hot dogs, marshmallows, hot chocolate and coffee.
TICKETS MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE!
$12/adult and $5/children under 12
Tickets available through the museum (phone:604-939-1648 or email: info@portmoodymuseum.org)
Movie, 7:30pm – Free
Movie “Night at the Museum” on the Ioco Bowling Green
Make sure to bring a blanket or chair!
Freshaircinema – the outdoor movie company will be setting up a big screen for the showing!

The movie is free and does not require tickets or reservations.
The corn roast and movie will be located at the Ioco town site (Ioco Road and 1st Avenue, Port Moody).

September 22, 12-4pm – Ioco Ghost Town Days Festival

Come down to the Ioco town site and join in the fun at this popular annual community event! Check out booths featuring a variety of local vendors and displays by community organizations, enjoy live music and entertainment by local performers, take a guided historical trolley tour of the town site and more! Kids will also have a great time with a range of family-friendly games and activities – including a giant maze and pony rides! The Ioco Ghost Town Days festival is a favourite among Port Moody residents and is a great way to spend time with family and friends out in the community!
This event is free and is located at the Ioco town site (Ioco Road and 1st Avenue, Port Moody).

September 29, 3pm – Venosta Radio Show
Join us for the Venosta Radio Show as we take you back to the days before television when families would gather around the radio to be entertained by stories, ads, and music. Enjoy a free behind-the-scenes look at how a 1920’s radio show would have been executed. Expect Exceptional Theatre will be performing ‘Maritan Attack’!
This event is free and is located at the Inlet Theatre

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