Ukrainian Day

Witness history come alive as Alberta’s Ukrainian community celebrates its pioneer roots as well as all things Ukrainian in the province today. An afternoon concert featuring the best in Ukrainian dance and music takes place at this annual event co-hosted with the Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Alberta Provincial Council. Other family fun includes a visit to the historical village, children’s activities, village market and the Ukrainian Village Food Festival.

Schedule of activities 

Highlights

9:30 a.m. - 11 a.m.Divine Liturgies
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Love Letters from the Past exhibit
11:30 a.m.Blessing of the Centennial Pioneer Recognition Monument
11:40 a.m. Blessing the Chornobyl Disaster Commemorative Cross
11:50 a.m.Blessing the Canadian Legion Monument
12 p.m.Blessing the Internment Camp Monument
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Peter Shostak book signing
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Dzherelo Children's Theatre - Story Telling
1 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.Presentation by Peter Shostak
1:30 p.m.Concert at the Bandshell Stage featuring performances by:
 Steppe
 Suzirya Ukrainian Dance Ensemble
 Winner of Voice (of Ukraine)  Oksana Mukha
 Calgary Bandurysty
 Dnipro Choir
 Kvitka Dancers

 

Other Activities

9 a.m. - 5 p.m.Village Market
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.Gift Shop
10 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. &Musical entertainment in the Courtyard
1:50 a.m. - 4:45 p.m. 
10 a.m. - 3:15 p.m.50/50 Draw in support of the Ukrainian Canadian Congress-Alberta Provincial Council
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Feature Exhibit: Painting to Remember: A Collection of Works by Peter Shostak
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Ukrainian Community Showcase
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Stelmach House Learning Centre
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.Visit the historical village to see costumed role-players bring history to life.
11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.Children's Activities

 

Culinary Activities

9 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.Breakfast pastries, cinnamon buns, tea, coffee & hot chocolate
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.Ukrainian Village food services at Kalyna Kitchen 
11 a.m. - 5 p.m.Sweets n' Treats
11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.Ukrainian foods at the "Summer Kitchen"

 

The above schedule is subject to change.

Visitors are encouraged to bring a lawn chair for seating.

Regular site admission applies on event days.

Sorry, no pets allowed.