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Community Events Page

Here is your list of Community Events in the Parkland!

Here is what’s happening in the Parkland! 

730 CKDM is very proud to be part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, and we will broadcast all 2017 Regular Season Games! In the house, at the farm, in the garage or the shop, in the tractor, or even sittin around a fire, wherever you are, we will have complete Blue Bomber Coverage for you all season long, during CKDM Sports and all 2017 Regular Season Games! Tune in to 730 CKDM, or online at 730ckdm.com.  Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you byParkland Source for Sports and the Neepawa Dairy Queen. 

The Dauphin Legion is proud to host BBQ fundraisers on Friday Aug 18, andFriday Sept 8. They will start at 11am and go until 1:30. You are encouraged to come out and support this fundraiser event for the Dauphin Legion, and also some tasty BBQ. 

Bannock Burgers are back for the summer, so head to the Dauphin Friendship Centre each Friday until August 25th from 11:30 to 1pm in the front of the Friendship Centre, with proceeds going towards the summer camp programming.

The Gilbert Plains Farmers Market returns every every Wednesday from 4pm to 6:30pm at Heartland Lanes downtown Gilbert Plains until August 30th.

Gilbert Plains Drop-in Center is holding a market garden Every Thursday untilSeptember 7th. Hours are 11-3pm, with all funds raised going to support the Drop-in Center.

The Dauphin Farmer’s Market is every Friday starting at 4:30 at Hodge Podge in the Parking Lot on Jackson Street. 

The Dauphin Fire Department is hosting a 50/50 Fundraiser, with the draw being held on September 9th, tickets are only $5 each, with only 2000 printed. Get your tickets from any firefighter, or from the fire department. 

You are encouraged to attend the 14th Annual Asham Stompers music and dance festival at Reedy Creek / Kinosota, Thursday August 31st to Sunday September 3rd. Only 60 minutes from Dauphin! It's a weekend loaded with family fun featuring some great bands and some incredible dancing featuring the Asham Stompers, along with Canada's Got Talent Winners, Sagkeeng's Finest, and more! This year also enjoy an amazing Tribute to the legendary Stompin Tom Connors featuring his son Stompin Taw! More info see www.stomperfest.ca 

The Dauphin Food Bank is always in need of non perishable food items. Any and all donations are needed including canned soups, pasta sauce, dry pasta, canned meat and fish,dry cereal, oatmeal, brown beans. fruit juices, mac and cheese, canned fruit, and canned tomatoes. Please drop off your items at the collection bin at Safeway, or you can arrange for drop off at the food bank by calling 638-7853. Please check your food donations for best before and expiry dates before donating. 

The Dauphin and District Community Food Bank will be having intake days on the following Thursday's,  Aug 17, and Aug 31, from 5pm to 8pm. You must come in person and bring your Manitoba Health card. For more information call 638-7853, and leave a message. 

Thursday BBQ's are back at the Fort Dauphin Museum from 11-2pm on  August 17th, 24th, and August 31st.

 

AUGUST EVENTS 

Rural Municipality of Lakeshore Council is seeking public input regarding the review of wards and boundaries for the purpose of municipal elections.Meetings will be held on Tuesday August 15th at 7pm at RM of Lakeshore Council Chambers Rorketon and Wednesday August 16th at 7pm at RM of Lakeshore Council Chambers Ochre River.

The Grandview Legion encourages you to attend a very special meeting at the community hall on Tuesday August 15th at 7pm, this meeting is to help engage the community in helping save crucial Ambulance services in Grandview, the current provincial Government is planning on eliminating this service in Grandview, attend the meeting and let your voice be heard. 

Vermillion East is Dauphin’s premiere maintenance free adult living apartments! See for yourself, at the Grand Opening and Open House of the next phase of the Vermillion East adult living apartment complex on Wednesday August 16 and Thursday August 17 on Hawthorne Avenue. On Wednesday, there is personal building tours from 11am to 3pm, and public building tours from 5:30pm to 7:30pm. On Thursday August 17th, the official ribbon cutting is at 11am followed by building tours from 12noon to 3pm. To book a viewing call 1-866-859-8211. 

Enjoy some live music at the Dauphin Public Library on Thursday August 17thfor their Third Thursday Music Night, starting at 7pm with Students and Instructor's from the Dauphin Summer Band Camp, come out for a great evening of live music. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Edmonton on Thursday August 17, game time is 8pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

Local singer / songwriter Desiree Dorrion is hosting a local CD Release Party for her new Album “Tough Street” on Friday August 18 at the Meadow Portage Hall, starting at 7pm. Joining Desiree will be special guests Clifton Flett and Harold Delaronde. Tickets are only $10 each, available by calling 204-479-4995. 

The Dauphin Legion on Main Street is proud to host BBQ fundraisers on the following Friday’s,  Aug 18, and Sept 8. They will start at 11am and go until 1:30. You are encouraged to come out and support this fundraiser event for the Dauphin Legion, and also some tasty BBQ. 

Register for and participate in the Catalyst Credit Union Junior Open Golf Tournament at the Gilbert Plains Country Club on Tuesday August 29th, entry deadline is August 18th. Registration is 9:30am, tee off is 10am. Only $15 per participant, includes golf and lunch. Call 622-4516 to register. 

Get your weekend passes for the Harvest Sun Music Festival, Friday August 18th to Sunday August 20th in Kelwood, held in conjunction with the Kelwood Fair. This is a homegrown roots music festival for the entire family, featuring great music, great venue,  and even includes an excellent marketplace for vendors for food and products. For more information see www.theharvestsun.com 

McCreary will host their Annual Fair and Pony and Chariot and Chuckwagon Races, rescheduled to Saturday August 19th and Sunday August 20th. Saturday's it Chariots at 5, Chucks at 6:30, Sunday Chariots at 2pm, and Chucks at 4pm. Also Added Attractions include small animal display, 50/50 draw, kids pony rides, 4H and Light Horse Activities, kids carnival fun and games, Kids lotto sand pile, also Sunday Pancake breakfast, 10:30am parade, and 12:30 chore horse competition. For more info call Reg at 835-2417. Info and schedule can also be found at 730 CKDM on facebook. 

South Parkland Anglican Parish will hold their annual Yard/Basement/Bake Sale on Saturday, August 19 from 8am to 2pm at St. Paul's Anglican Church inDauphin. If you have items to donate to the sale, please phone 638-8141 and leave a message.

The Children’s Wish Foundation’s Annual Family Fun Day will be in Dauphin at Vermilion Park on Sunday August 20th, 11am to 4pm. Enjoy Carnival Games, a walk down memory Lane, Bingo/Wish Passport, Entertainment, Rainbow Auction and 50/50 Draw, Teddy Bear Hospital, BBQ, and much more. For More Information Contact: Diane at 638-9187 or Sharon at 638-0984.

A group of 8 Men will be painting the UGG elevator at the Inglis Historical site from August 20 to 26. This work is being done on a volunteer basis. As a celebration of the painting there will be an "Elvis and Elevators" karaoke event in the Inglis community hall at 8pm on Friday, August 25. They have two guys in the group that sing Elvis tunes and they are looking for a few other amateur Elvis singers that would join them. Entry is free and there will be awards. For more info, contact Stuart at 1-281-450-1884. 

You are encouraged to support a fundraising BBQ for the Parkland Humane Society in Dauphin at Jenkins Flooring on Wednesday August 23rd, from 11am to 2pm. All are invited out on this day to help out the PHA. 

The Dauphin Coop kids Club is hosting a summer fun event at Vermillion Parkon Wednesday August 23rd from 4pm to 6pm, come out for free hot dogs, drinks and watermelon also bring your teddy bear for storytime. 

WRTC Health Services and Dauphin Food Bank invite you to participate in a Golf Fundraiser on Thursday August 24th at the Dauphin Lake Golf Course,starting at 1pm. It's a 4 person scramble. Entry fee is only $60 includes golf and prizes. Funds generated from this event will go towards the Dauphin Food Bank. You are also encouraged to bring non-perishable food items to the event. For more info call Larry at 622-9400 or Wayne Olson at 638-6321. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Montreal on Thursday August 24, game time is 7:30pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

Enjoy another Bud, Spud & Steak Night, or Chicken if you prefer, at theMcCreary Golf and Country Club on Friday August 25th! You can support this fundraiser by purchasing your ticket in advance from local McCreary Businesses, at the Clubhouse, or by calling 835-2711. 

Attend the Laurier Card Party at the New Horizon's Center on Friday August 25th, at 7pm. Whist & Bingo with a late lunch. 

You are invited to participate in Color Blast Dauphin's 5k Fun Run on Saturday August 26th, to pre-register and more information check out www.colorblastdauphin.ca this event takes place at the Dauphin Fair Grounds with check in at the Rotary Arena from 8:30am to 9:30am. 

The 19th Annual Cowan Trail Celebration will be held on Saturday August 26, at the Cowan Community Center. Pancake breakfast is 8:30am to 12:30pm, the trail ride lease at 10:30, only $20 per participant and includes supper, beef supper is from 5pm to 7pm, there is also an ATV Poker Derby, silent auction and much more including a wind up dance as well. For more information call 204-569-4851. 

Enjoy another free outdoor concert this summer in Clear Lake on Saturday August 26, starting at 7pm featuring Doc Walker and special guest Madeline Merlo. 730 CKDM is proud to be a participating sponsor in bringing this great Manitoba Band to Clear Lake this summer. 

The Dauphin and District Allied Arts Council are proud to bring you award winning singer songwriters the Wilkinson’s Live in Concert at the Watson Art Center in Dauphin on Monday August 28, with special guest Desiree Dorrion. Doors open at 7:30, showtime is 8pm. Tickets are only $30 each, available from the Watson Art Center Ticket office, also by calling 638-6231.

Intermountain Ag Supply is hosting a Soybean and Corn Field Day on Tuesday August 29th, from 8:30am to 11am, attend and be a part of the discussion on both Soybeans and Corn, industry experts will be in attendance to answer any questions you may have. Meet at the Intermountain Ag Supply Yard, follow the signs off highway 5 and 10 west of Dauphin.  

 

SEPTEMBER EVENTS 

You are encouraged to attend the 14th Annual Asham Stompers music and dance festival at Reedy Creek / Kinosota, Thursday August 31st to Sunday September 3rd. Only 60 minutes from Dauphin! It's a weekend loaded with family fun featuring some great bands and some incredible dancing featuring the Asham Stompers, along with Canada's Got Talent Winners, Sagkeeng's Finest, and more! This year also enjoy an amazing Tribute to the legendary Stompin Tom Connors featuring his son Stompin Taw! More info see www.stomperfest.ca 

Don't miss the Annual Ashern Rodeo, September Long weekend, Sept 1st to 3rd! Enjoy all of your rodeo events again this year along several community sponsored events as well, this year the Rodeo Committee has team up with the Ashern Chamber of Commerce and Ashern Pioneer Museum to host several events throughout the weekend.Friday morning Al Gaines takes the CKDM Morning Show to Ashern, also on Friday enjoy the Pig and Corn Roast, street dance, and fireworks. On Saturday it's the pancake breakfast, parade, family activities on main street, 3rd Annual Ashern's Got Talent, Rodeo Events, and Rodeo Social on Saturday evening. On Sunday morning it's the cowboy church service, also the 25th Annual Ashern Pioneer Museum Thresherman's Reunion, also a threshing demo, and 25th Ashern Rodeo. For more info check out Ashern Rodeo on facebook.

The Dauphin Ag Heritage Club will host their Threshing Day on Saturday September 2nd, 1.5 miles north of Dauphin on Highway #362. Watch the threshing crew bring the nearly century old machinery come alive. There is binding, stooking, chore horse competition, kids play area, and much more. Breakfast is at 9am, with an all day concession. It's a fun event for the whole family. For more info call Don at 638-7515. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Saskatchewan on Sunday September 3, game time is 3pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin.

The Dauphin Public Library Film Club will host "Waterwalker" on Tuesday September 5th, 7pm at the Library, free admission, all those who are interested are invited to attend. 

The Dauphin Legion on Main Street is proud to host a BBQ fundraiser onFriday  September 8, starting at 11am and goes until 1:30. You are encouraged to come out and support this fundraiser event for the Dauphin Legion, and also some tasty BBQ.

Register for and participate in the Annual Riding Mountain Challenge Bike Tour Fundraiser from Dauphin to Clear Lake and back on Saturday September 9th and Sunday September 10th. Cyclists leave from Dauphin to Clear Lake early Saturday morning, arriving back to Dauphin on Sunday. This is fundraiser in support of MS. This is a scenic bike trip through the Riding Mountain National Park. 

Kelleher Ford Sales Dauphin will bring the Drive One For UR School fundraiser to the Onanole School on Saturday September 9th, come out and test drive some brand new Ford Vehicles, and Ford will donate $20 to Onanole School to help in their fundraising efforts. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Saskatchewan on Saturday September 9, game time is 2pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

Enjoy a Tribute to Stompin Tom Connors, featuring his son Stompin Taw, onSaturday September 9th at the Westlake Community Center in Eddystone.Showtime is 7pm, call for advance tickets 448-2343, or get them from Stoney's Service in Eddystone or the Cooperators in Ste.Rose. 

The Dauphin and District Allied Arts Council are proud to bring you another concert at the Old Fire Hall in Dauphin on Friday September 15th, starting at 7pm featuring Kyle Neault from Kate's Outlaw, and Harold Delaronde from the Chris Barker Band,  Admission is only $10. 

You are encouraged to participate in and support the 3rd Annual Red Show Crew Walk in Dauphin at Vermilion Park in support of Ronald McDonald House Charities on Saturday September 16th. Proceeds from this local fundraiser will help support Ronald McDonald House in Winnipeg, several local families have utilized this facility and will continue to benefit from Ronald McDonald House. Registration is at 9am, walk begins at 10am. 

Dauphin Rec Services is hosting Hunter Safety Courses on Sunday September 17th and Saturday September 30th, at the Parkland Rec Complex, in the Lions Den. Cost is $55 per person. Pre-register in person at the Parkland Rec Complex, or call 622-3112. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Ottawa on Friday September 22, game time is 7pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

Don't miss Dauphin Yardfringe on Saturday September 30th, starting at 3:30 at the Watson Art Center. This event is an interactive evening in which participants travel by bike from one yard to the next, celebrating the culture of our community! Learn more about Yardfringe on the Dauphin Yardfringe facebook page, or forward any question you may have to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Edmonton on Saturday September 30, game time is 8:30pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

 

OCTOBER EVENTS  

Dauphin Rec Services is hosting a Canadian Firearms Safety Course - Non Restricted, on Sunday October 1st and Sunday October 29th at the Lions Den in the Parkland Rec Complex. Participation fee is $70 per person, must be at least 12 years of age. Register at the Parkland Rec Complex or call 622-3112. 

Enjoy a live intimate concert at the historic St Paul's Anglican Church inDauphin on Friday evening October 6th, featuring award winning singer songwriters Saskia and Darrel. Tickets for this show are only $15 each, and can be purchased in advance from Church Members or at the door prior to showtime.

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Hamilton on Friday October 6, game time is 7:30pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

Don't miss the Annual Grandview Fall Craft and Trade Show at the GKCC onSaturday October 14th, with many different crafter's and vendors on site throughout the day as well as food for those in attendance. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against BC on Saturday October 14,game time is 3pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Toronto on Saturday October 21, game time is 3pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against BC on Saturday October 28,game time is 3pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

730 CKDM is very proud to part of the Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football Radio Network, catch the Bombers on 730 CKDM against Calgary on Friday November 3, game time is 8:30pm. Winnipeg Blue Bomber Football on CKDM is brought to you by the Neepawa Dairy Queen and Parkland Source for Sports in Dauphin. 

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St Paul's Fundraiser in Dauphin this Saturday!

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St Paul's Fundraiser in Dauphin this Saturday!

South Parkland Anglican Parish will hold their annual Yard/Basement/Bake Sale fundraiser this Saturday, August 19 from 8am to 2pm at St. Paul's Anglican Church in Dauphin. If you have items to donate to the sale, please phone 638-8141 and leave a message.

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