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Canada Day / Fête du Canada @ Bar U Ranch National Historic Site | Longview, Alberta

Festival Event

Ages Festival is Appropriate For

All ages

Free admission! Come celebrate Canada's birthday with cake, a flag-raising ceremony and family fun day. Step back in time for an old-fashioned country celebration.

Entrée gratuite pour tous! Venez célébrer le anniversaire du Canada en dégustant du gâteau, en assistant au lever du drapeau et en vous amusant en famille pendant toute la journée. Remontez dans le temps et célébrez à l’ancienne.

Driving Directions

Bar U Ranch National Historic Site is located approximately 95 km (59 miles) south of Calgary on Highway 22, 13 km (8 miles) south of Longview. From Calgary, go south on Highway 2, then west on Highway 540, cross over Highway 22 (also known as The Cowboy Trail) and continue going west for approximately half a kilometer.

Event Setting

The site has many historic buildings and structures, illustrating various stages of ranching development, and is rich in cultural landscape features. A visitor orientation centre and a vibrant living history program interpret a time when the West was young.


Free Park Admission