SUMMER SHOW SCHEDULE
The Vancouver Artillery Association has an opportunity to display the 25 pounder, limber and Field Artillery Tractor in keeping with our mandate to preserve the history of the Royal Regiment of Canadian Artillery. The aim of the display is to showcase 15th Field Artillery Regiment RCA – the history and the present day status.
The following events are available for us to participate in if we have sufficient volunteers sign up. Most timings are estimated.
1. Abbotsford Agrifair – Fri 4 Aug to Sun 6 Aug – Abbotsford Fairground - an interactive military camp and display all weekend long commanded by the Canadian Military Education Museum – RV at Bessborough at 0900 Fri, secondary roads to Abbotsford with chase vehicle, schedule Sat 1000 until 1800, schedule Sun 1000 until 1300, return to Bessborough with chase vehicle. Wet weather plan – portable shelter and rain coats.
2. Abbotsford Airshow – Fri 11 Aug to Sun 13 Aug – Abbotsford Airport - RV at Bessborough at 0900 Fri, secondary roads to Abbotsford with chase vehicle, schedule Sat/Sun 0900 until 1500, return to Bessborough with chase vehicle on Sunday. Wet weather plan – portable shelter and rain coats.
3. All Aboard Richmond – Sat 19 Aug 1200 to 1600 - Steveston – RV at Bessborough at 0900 Sat, move to Steveston with chase vehicle, return to Bessborough with chase vehicle at 1600. Wet weather plan – portable shelter and rain coats.
Contact me with your preferred shift(s):
Friday, 4 August AM
Friday, 4 August PM
Saturday, 5 August AM
Saturday, 5 August PM
Sunday, 6 August AM
Sunday, 6 August PM
Friday, 11 August AM
Friday, 11 August PM
Saturday, 12 August AM
Saturday, 12 August PM
Sunday, 13 August AM
Sunday, 13 August PM
All Aboard Richmond
Saturday, 19 August AM
Saturday, 19 August PM
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