Victoria Settlement Provincial Historic Site

Summer Events 2016


A Frontier Christmas
Sunday, July 10
11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

There’s no better time than July to make frontier Christmas crafts and decorations! Also enjoy a visit from Father Christmas, some carols, baked treats, Weiner roast, snowshoe races and a “snowball fight” This event begins with a Christmas church service at 11 am in the historic 1906 church.


The Great Alberta Potato Derby
Sunday, August 21
11 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Join us for a full afternoon of zany potato fun for all ages. This celebration of the potato's key role in the survival of this community in its early days starts at 11:00 a.m. with a church service which is followed by derby events starting at 12:30 p.m. Enjoy a free baked potato, win prizes and race your “spudcar” on Alberta’s first potato racing track.


Last reviewed/revised: June 1, 2016