September 4, 2012
The Pioneer Way Leads to Hope
Hope Brigade Days opens with fireworks Friday September 7
Submitted by Donna Pleadwell, Hope Brigade Days
Shriners own the road during the Brigade
Days parade as seen in previous years.
Brigade Days is Holding our 44th annual event! We love fun and
entertainment, and for a nice family outing, no need to travel "beyond
We have a great deal and tons of stuff to look at and do for the weekend at
6th Ave Park in Hope with everything from a Demo Derby to magic shows, great
food, wonderful weather (we put our order in early) and lots of great
We have sheep dog trials, a trade show, or maybe you feel brave enough to
try a little two stepping at our Briggy Barn Dance? Briggy Buttons are $12
and you can use it all weekend. Children under 12 are free. Tickets for the
dance available at Hope Pharmasave or call 604-869-0092.
Don't forget, we start our event with a Bang on Friday evening around 9:30,
to light up the skies with our fireworks!
Come on down, and join in the fun, we look forward to seein' ya there Sept
7th, 8th and 9th. right around the corner!
Our schedule is subject to change. There is lots of free parking for your
new fangled wagons and of course we are known for bein' friendly critters in
this neck of the woods and say hi to Briggy Pete if you see him. He loves
Schedule of Events
Fireworks - Friday 9 P.M.
Parade - Saturday 10 A.M.
First Nations Dance - Saturday 12 Noon - 6th Avenue Stage
Movie Night - Saturday 9 P.M. - Christ Church
Tina Turner (Luisa Marshall) - Friday 7 P.M. - 6th Ave Stage
Briggy Ball - Saturday at 9 P.M. - 6th Ave Curling Rink
Dining Out in Hope - Friday & Saturday 5 to 7 P.M. - participating
Hope Hustle - Mount Hope Trailhead- Saturday 8 A.M.
Fools Gold Play at the Legion - Saturday 6:30 P.M.
Senior’s Pankcake Breakfast at the Curling Rink - Sunday 8 A.M. to 11 A.M.
Bingo at the Curling Rink - Saturday 12 Noon to 6 P.M. and Sunday 12 Noon to
Charles Hou Talk at the library - Saturday 4 P.M.
Interdenominational Service - Sunday 10:30 A.M.
Memorial Park - 6th Ave Stage
Sheepdog Trials - Saturday 12:30 P.M. and 4 P.M. and Sunday 11 A.M.
Magician/Talent Show - Saturday 2:30 P.M.
Dunk Tank - Saturday 12 Noon to 5 P.M.
Art Machine - Saturday 12 Noon to 5 P.M.
Yale Historic Site - Saturday 12 Noon to 5 P.M.
GG Face painting - Saturday 12 Noon to 5 P.M.
Girls Club Station - Saturday 12 Noon to 5 P.M.
Boys Club Station - Saturday 12 Noon to 5 P.M.
Amusement park games & activities provided by Games 2 U - Sunday 10:30 A.M.
to 6 P.M.
Rotary Club Balloons and Inflatable's - Saturday 12 Noon to 5 P.M. and
Sunday 10:30 A.M. to 6 P.M.
Gold Panning with Yukon Dan - Saturday 10 A.M. to 6 P.M.
Pet Show - Sunday 10A.M.
Trade Show - Saturday 11 A.M. to 5 P.M.
Conference Room at the Rec Centre - Sunday 10 A.M. to 3 P.M.
Salmon BBQ - Saturday 12:30 P.M. to 2:30 P.M. and Sunday 12:30 P.M. to 2:30
Motor Sports at the Sports bowl – 6th Avenue
4×4 races - Saturday at 1 P.M.
Demo Derby - Sunday at 1:30 P.M.Mini Stock
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