Alberta's Provincial Historic Sites, Interpretive Centres and Museums
Remington Carriage Museum in Cardston, Alberta

2016 Special Events

Miniature Horse Chuckwagon Championships – August 19-20, 2016

 Friday August 19th - Races Start at 6:00 p.m
Cowboy social, including refreshments and music in the Museum Foyer to follow. (Included in admission to the event.)

Saturday August 20th - Events start at 9:00 a.m.
Races at 1:00 p.m. Free Pancake Breakfast from 9:00 a.m. -10:30 a.m.

Family $15.00 (Adult plus children 17 and under)
Adult $5.00 (18 and over)
Youth $3.00 (17 and Younger)
(Event tickets are not an admission to the Museum)

Western Art & Gear Show
August 19, 12:00 p.m. -9:00 p.m.
August 20, 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Admission to the Art & Gear Show is free, admission tickets are required to visit the carriage collection and the Chuckwagon races. 

Culture Days – September 30 - October 2, 2016

Free admission to the museum and works of art from local artists will be on display all weekend!

  • Art display in the foyer.

  • Special "Art of Carriages" tour at 1 p.m.

Christmas Craft Show – November 12, 2016

10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

This annual event hosted by the Remington Carriage Museum Friends Society has crafters come and share their unique and quality creations with visitors to the museum. This is a free event, however regular admission rates apply to visit the museum displays.

Christmas Art Show – December 1-31, 2016

Local artists will display their art dedicated to a Christmas theme. The art will be on display for the month of December. 

There is no charge to see the art show, which will be displayed in the museum foyer. Regular admission rates apply to go through the museum.

Christmas in Cardston – November 28 and December 1, 2016

The Cardston Communities in Bloom and the Remington Carriage Museum present:

The Festival of Lights - November 28, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Lighting of the Big Tree, and Carriage Museum
Sleigh Rides (snow conditions permitting)
This is a free event. Refreshments will be available for sale.  

Tree Auction - December 1, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
Christmas Trees and Door Wreaths will be auctioned off to raise money for local charities and the Cardston Communities in Bloom Christmas in Cardston Committee. Tickets for this event will be available November 1st. Call 403-653-5139 ext 225 for more information.

Last reviewed/revised: July 26, 2016