Vive les voyageurs Winter Festival

Monday, January 8th, 2018 — 8:51am PST
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Fort Langley National Historic Site proudly presents the 9th annual Vive les voyageurs Winter Festival, a celebration of the vibrant French-Canadian culture that thrives today in British Columbia, and first emerged in the region when the Hudson’s Bay Company arrived in 1827 at Fort Langley.

Vive les Voyageurs Winter Festival at Fort Langley

Vive les voyageurs Winter Festival

Where: Fort Langley National Historic Site (23433 Mavis Ave, Fort Langley)
When: January 20 & 21, 2018 from 10:00am to 5:00pm
Admission: Free admission for youth 17 and under. $7.80/adult, $6.55/senior

Enjoy interactive cultural experiences from Métis dancers to maple taffy and so much more. Celebrate the importance of trappers, interpreters, and of course voyageurs who helped shape the history of this site.

Scheduled Activities

10:30am Voyageur program
11:00am Métis dancer
12:00pm Spoons & jigging
12:30pm Music
1:00pm Storytelling
1:15pm Métis dancer
1:30pm Spoons & jigging
2:00pm Trapping
2:30pm Music
3:00pm Spoons & jigging
3:30pm Gameshow
4:00pm Voyageur program
All-day activities (11:00am to 4:00pm)
Cooperage demonstrations
Blacksmith demonstrations
Maple Taffy ($)
Food Trucks
Top hat construction
Airbrush tattoos
Bake oven

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