Presentation: History of Travel & Tourism on the Alaska Highway

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Friday, July 28, 2017 at the Fort St. John North Peace Museum Learn about travel and tourism along the Alaska Highway from the first tourists in 1948 to current and future tourism initiatives happening along the highway. Presentations will feature historic photographs as well as historic poems about travelling the highway. Call 250-787-0430 for more… Read more »

Reverend Forbes Homestead Opens

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Reverend Forbes Homestead Opens An Open House at the Reverend Forbes Homestead and Pioneer Hospital is on Saturday, June 10 to celebrate the beginning of the 2017 summer season. The event features guided tours of Grande Prairie’s first hospital. This is a family friendly event with light refreshments and lawn games from 1p.m. to 5… Read more »

Canada Day Pie Sale

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Saturday, July 1, 2017 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Fort St. John North Peace Museum Canada is turning 150 and there’s no better way to celebrate than a slice of good old-fashioned homemade Canadian pie. Come on down to the Fort St. John North Peace Museum (9323 100th Street) for some homemade… Read more »

Cemetery Tour: Alaska Highway Edition

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Friday, May 26 at the Fort St. John Cemetery Join us for a guided cemetery tour of the Fort St. John Cemetery on 100 Ave. Learn about the connection of many of the people buried there to the Alaska Highway. From construction workers to entrepreneurs to ambulance drivers, the cemetery is full of people who… Read more »

Keepsakes of Conflict- Trench Art Exhibit

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May 5, 2017 – August 15, 2017 at the Fort St. John North Peace Museum To commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the First World War, the Fort St. John North Peace Museum is pleased to host the travelling exhibit Keepsakes of Conflict: Trench Art and Other Canadian War-Related Craft. This exhibit is curated by Heather… Read more »

Museum Yard Sale

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Saturday, June 17, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Fort St. John North Peace Museum Come on down to one of Fort St. John’s largest and most amazing yard sales of the year. Find new treasures for your home and family. We are accepting donations of books, household items, toys, sports equipment,… Read more »