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Fort Saskatchewan Courthouse, what school days on the prairie were like, and how the men of the NWMP lived and worked. You can book a tour for you and your family on Monday through Saturday, from the May to September long weekends (Monday to Friday over the fall and winter seasons). Within easy walking distance of the Fort Heritage Precinct are unique shops, restaurants and the river valley trail system.

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The Farmers' Market downtown features over 40 vendors every Thursday from mid-June to midSeptember (see Farmers’ Markets on page 10).

Numerous events take place from May to September and the City has one of the best Canada Day celebrations in the region. Other major events in the City include the Legacy Park Family Festival on June 2nd, and the Movie Under the Stars on August 17th.

OUTDOORS Enjoy the outdoors with a picnic at Turner Park or Legacy Park, rent a stall at the Lions Campground, play at the Kin Family Spray Park, or catch a fish at the Lion's Community Fish Pond at West River's Edge. continued on page 66...

•Maple Leaf Canadian Diamonds •Noam Carver Bridal •Bulova, Fossil, Citizen, Nixon •ELLE & Keith Jack Collections •Hillberg & Berk •Unique Giftware

Services: •Onsite Goldsmith •Watch Repair •Appraisals •Engraving

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The Alberta Lottery Fund Art Gallery at the Dow Centennial Centre hosts month-long art shows and exhibits by visual artists, potters and artisans. The Gallery is staffed by volunteers so check their website for seasonal updates to their hours. The Shell Theatre offers a variety of performances to delight audiences. For indoor recreation, the Dow Centennial Centre has a gymnasium, ice arena, soccer field, and fitness centre. And don't forget to make a splash in the swimming pool over at the Harbour Pool.

Watch for the world famous sheep that graze the parks in the Fort Heritage Precinct Thursdays through Sundays, and witness the Sheep Leaving Parade in September.

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Your Getaway Destination! Welcome to the most comprehensive regional tourism travel guide with over 1000 Things To See & Do. Complete Touris...