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Heritage Hunter Demonstrations

The Heritage Village at the Grande Prairie Museum comes alive to celebrate Heritage Day with live heritage demonstrations and performances to create an immersive and educational experience for visitors. 
 

Free Watercolour Painting Class 

Join in on free watercolour classes offered by the Centre for Creative Arts at the Grande Prairie Museum. Four classes will be offered on Heritage Day for participants aged 6 and up. These classes are open to all skill levels and required materials will be provided. Registration is required, see below to sign up or register over the phone by calling 311.

 

LIVE Music & Art Contest

Visitors to Muskoseepi Park on Heritage Day can enjoy musical performances by Mearon or check out a live art contest where local artists paint themed tapestries. After the event, the public is invited to visit the Muskoseepi Park Facebook page to view the completed works and “like” to vote for their favourite. Virtual voting is available until Sunday, Aug 8 at 11:59 p.m.

To participate in the Live Art Contest, email two examples of your work to programming@cityofgp.com by July 25, 2021. The selected winning artwork will be placed on display in the Ernie Radbourne Pavilion for 1 year following the event and contest.

Over in Muskoseepi Park, local food trucks are serving up Heritage Day-themed dishes that can be enjoyed while taking in the live entertainment on the amphitheatre stage.

Virtual Scavenger Hunt - Opens Monday, July 19 

To take in the fun BEFORE Heritage Day weekend, test your skill with the Heritage Day Virtual Scavenger Hunt. The hunt is available from Monday, July 19 through Monday, August 2 on the Goosechase App. Simply search GP Heritage Day 2021 or enter Game Code: WPK718 to participate.

Click here for the full scavenger hunt rules. 

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