Alberta Open Farm Days

In Celebration of Alberta Open Farm Days, Fort Whoop Up and Coyote Flats Pioneer Village are partnering to celebrate our rural heritage.

On August 22nd, departing at noon, we will be offering a bus tour from the Fort to Coyote Flats at Picture Butte where tour participants will receive a tour of the period farm community, as well as a box lunch and produce gift basket.

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South Alberta Horse Artillery

The South Alberta Horse Artillery is a group of military history enthusiasts operating as a field gun detachment of the Regiment of Canadian Artillery during the 1885 North West Rebellion. The group has a reproduction cannon approximating the size and appearance of the British 9-pounder Rifled Muzzle Loading Gun used at that time, together with a full-size limber permitting deployment of the equipment with a team of horses when circumstances permit. A smaller (approximately half-scale) cannon is also used, in ...

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Denim & Diamonds

Alzheimer Society Alberta and Northwest Territories is hosting Denim & Diamonds, September 12, 5 p.m. at Fort Whoop Up.

An evening of western food, interactive fun and entertainment, including:

  • line dancing,
  • hay rides,
  • cash saloon,
  • diamond dig,
  • silent auction,
  • country music,
  • photo booth,
  • and much more.

Come dressed for the weather in denim and diamonds for a chance to win the best dressed prize!

Tickets are $100 each or $750 for 8. You will receive a $75 tax receipt for each ticket or $550 for 8 tickets.

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Dominion Day 2015

Admission includes wagon ride, 10:00AM – 5:00PM.

Events include:

  • Blackfoot Pow-Wow
  • Guns of the Golden West
  • Blacksmithing
  • Rope Making
  • Storytelling
  • Saloon Music
  • Wagon Rides
  • Ice Cream & Concession

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Admission Rates:

  • Family (2 Adults, 4 Children): $24.50
  • Adults: $9.00
  • Seniors (65+): $7.50
  • Students/Children (Under 18): $6.50
  • Children (Under 5): FREE


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Summer Hours

It’s our first weekend of our Summer Hours, and there is something for everyone. Whether you are interested in bringing the kids down to collect their own chicken eggs or going for a stage coach ride; whether you are interested in some Foothills Creamery ice cream or stopping and having a burger fresh off the grill.

Come down and enjoy a beautiful weekend learning about the most infamous of the American whiskey trading forts, the Blackfoot culture and the ...

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