August on the Mormon Trail

As the summer begins to wind down on Canada's Mormon Trail there are still plenty of activities to be found across the region.


The Carriage House Theatre in Cardston is known for their live productions throughout the year. During the summer the theatre presents a trio of productions. This year's offerings include The Music Man, Into the Woods and Sherlock the Musical. Productions run through August 23. For details and ticket information CLICK HERE.

In Cardston the Remington Carriage Museum is open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily through until August 31. From September through to the end of June the museum is open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more on the Museum please visit their WEBSITE.

The Courthouse Museum in Cardston, showcasing the history of the region, is open through August, Monday to Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For details please visit the WEBSITE.

The Card Pioneer Home, built by the leader of the first group of Mormon settlers, is open to the public through August, Tuesday to Saturday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. For more details CLICK HERE.

The Miniature Chuckwagon Championships will be held at the Remington Carriage Museum grounds August 18 and 19. The Western Art & Gear Show will run August 19 adn 20 at the Museum. For event information CLICK HERE.

Coming up in September and October the Museum will be offering free admission September 29 & 30 along with October 1 in celebration of Culture Days. An "Art of Carriages" tour will be held at 1 p.m. daily. Famed Western Artist Don Brestler Art Show will also be held during this event.


The Town of Magrath features the Magrath Museum which is dedicated to preserving the history of the Garden City. The museum is open Monday to Friday in the summer from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. For more information visit their WEBSITE.

The Magrath & District Agricultural Society hosts a number of events at its grounds just outside of Magrath. For additional information visit their WEBSITE.

Magrath is also known for its unique trail system that features an opportunity for recreational, educational and historical exposure. Visit the WEBSITE for more information on the trail that winds around the Pothole Creek.


The Town of Raymond offers visitors a chance to explore the history of the region, live theatre productions and more. Visit the town's WEBSITE for more information.

The Raymond Pioneer Museum is open throughout the summer until the September long weekend from 1 to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Winter hours are Wednesdays 1 to 5 p.m. For more information CLICK HERE.


The Village of Stirling offers visitors a chance to explore the earlier history of the region.

The Michelsen Farmstead Provincial Resource is open Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. until Noon and 1 to 5 p.m. until September 1. The rest of the year by appointment. For more information visit the WEBSITE.

The village also offers a self-guided walking tour featuring historical points along the way. For more information visit the WEBSITE.

The Galt Historic Railway Park is open through to the end of August Tuesday to Saturday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. For more information please visit the WEBSITE.

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