Railway Days schedule of events

Schedule events for Railway Days, August 11-14

August 11-14

• Coffee in the Business Car 10-11 a.m. at the Revelstoke Railway Museum (RRM).

• B.C Interior Forestry Museum open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Thursday August 11

• CP Employee Day – 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at RRM.

• Photo contest registration from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. at RRM.

• River Trail tour of the Heritage Panels 10 a.m. at the Revelstoke Museum & Archives (M&A).

• Heritage Explorers for children ages four to eight 2-3:30 p.m. $4 per person at M&A.

• Official opening of Railway Days: BBQ from 5-7 p.m. at RRM.

• Musical entertainment: Maritime Kitchen Party 5:30-6:30 p.m. at RRM.

Friday August 12

• Photo contest registration 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at RRM.

• Heritage Cemetery walk – 10 a.m. $5 per person at Mt. View Cemetery

• Ghost Town tours 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Three Valley Gap.

• Photo contest judging 1-8 p.m. at RRM.

• Silent Auction opens – 5 p.m. at RRM.

• Dinner and Silent Auction fundraiser – 6 p.m. at RRM.

• Celebrate the Summit: Evening with the stars – 10 p.m. at Mount Revelstoke.

Saturday August 13

• Arrow Lakes Lumber Co. Logging Railway Trestle Tour – 8-3 p.m.

• Photo contest judging – 9-8 p.m. at RRM.

• Family Day – 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at RRM.

• What Will Still be Around talk by Brian Wilson 1-1:30 p.m. at RRM.

• Toonie Swim for kids – 4-5 p.m. at the Community Centre

• Parks Canada’s Celebrate the Summit  – “Stars, Cars and Guitars”.

• Magic Lantern Show – 7 p.m. at the Nickelodeon Museum

Sunday August 14

• Vintage Car Show- 12 – 3:30pm at RRM

• The Digital Realm of Archiving talk by Brian Wilson 1 – 1:30pm at RRM

• Photo contest announcements 2:30pm at RRM.

• Toonie Swim for kids 4-5 p.m. at the Community Centre.

• Celebrate the Summit: Eva Lake Pilgrimage at Mount Revelstoke

 

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