Upcoming Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

 

Ioco Ghost Town Day   September 23, 12-4 pm

Come down to the Ioco townsite to enjoy this very popular, annual festival. Enjoy 20+ local vendors and community organizations’ displays, as well as live music and entertainment, guided trolley tours of the townsite and more! Kids will also have a great time with many different games and activities, including pony rides. The Ioco Ghost Town Days festival is a favourite among Port Moody residents and a great way to spend time with family and friends out in the community. Exciting News , there will be a new ARTISTS AT WORK area on Ioco Road and 3rd Avenue! Stop by watch artists at work , they will also be exhibiting their art !

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Directions to Ioco Road and 1st Avenue from the Port Moody Station Museum

The Band NEWFISH will perform throughout the day!

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17196_962653317108600_4899091521806831422_nClaire Lundin

 

Comedy Magician Chris Yuill

Performs at 12:30, 1:30 2:30 kid zone area                                                                                            Special Performance by Claire Lundin  12:45 on Main stage

chris@cymagic.ca

 

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Joyce and her dancing Border collies perform at 1:00 and 2:00 in Kids zone area

 

 

 

 

 

Venosta Radio Show September 30, 3pm

Inter-Planetary Adventures of Flash Gordon.

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 was executed. This free, fun event is held at the Inlet Theatre, Port Moody.

The Expect Exceptional Theatre will perform three vintage episodes of  Flash Gordon. There will be no intermission but three commercial breaks between episodes. Run time 1 hour.

 

Great War Talk: The 100 Days Campaign September 29, 2pm

Learn about the campaign that spanned from August 8, 1918 until the end of the Great War on November 11, 1918, that became known as ‘The Hundred Days’. The talk will be presented by historian and museum volunteer John Goheen.

 

Pro-D Day with Teachers  Register Now, Oct 19

 

JOIN US FOR 11 DAYS OF REMEMBRANCE– November 1-11

Each day leading up to Remembrance day we will commemorate the Great War with a special event either online or at the museum.
The Port Moody museum will organize a mixture of events – watch out for our special Remembrance Week videos on our website.

Reunion of WW1 DescendantsNovember 3

Great War Talk: How we Remember, Nov 4, 2 pm

The Christmas Truce performed by Expect Exceptional Theatre, November 9

Candle Light Vigil, November 10, 7pm

Join us at the Port Moody Station Museum to commemorate those who fought for our country. Each guest will get a tribute candle. After the candles are lit, guests will proceed to the McKnight Centennial Trench.

In conjunction with Playwrights Guild of Canada the Port Moody Station Museum is proud to present to Maureen Hunter. Maureen will read from her play Wild Mouth.

Set on the Prairies during World War I, “Wild Mouth” explores the connections between love and war, beauty and horror, creation and destruction. Through the passionate encounter between a grieving mother and a troubled soldier returned from France.

 

Christmas Tea on the Venosta December 9, 16

Celebrate the holidays with the Port Moody Station Museum by climbing aboard our 1920s passenger train car, the Venosta, while it is decorated for the season. Enjoy tea, hot chocolate, and delicious baked foods while listening to Christmas music and spending time with friends and family. Event is by RSVP only – check back here at the Museum website or Facebook page closer to the event to find out ticket release date.

As a non profit Museum managed by the Port Moody Heritage Society each event is a major fundraiser for us.

 All proceeds go to support the operating cost of the Port Moody Heritage Society that runs and manages the Port Moody Station Museum.

Your support ensures we can continue to offer these wonderful community events, that support heritage.

If you would like to volunteer your time, be a sponsor, become a member or make a donation, please call or email.

Thank you for your support!