As a special celebration in honour of Canada’s 150 birthday, as well as our province’s rich agricultural heritage, we are pleased to announce a new dinner in celebration of many facets of our important provincial agricultural industry. This new dinner will combine the efforts of the Manitoba Agricultural Hall of Fame’s Induction Ceremony, the awarding of the Red River Exhibition Foundation’s annual scholarships as well as the announcement of the 2017 Red River Exhibition Association’s Farm Family of the Year.
Date: Monday, June 19
Place: Holiday Inn Airport West in Winnipeg
Networking reception: 5:00 p.m.
Dinner and formal program: 6:00 p.m.
A limited number of tickets are available for the event. Tickets are $60, which allows us to simply recover the costs of the dinner itself.
Should you wish to secure tickets, simply call Judy Worthington at 204.888.6990 before the purchase deadline of June 8.
The evening will be emceed by well-known Winnipegger, Jim Ingebrigtsen and promises to celebrate the achievements and lifelong contributions of individuals in the field of agriculture. This includes: our two 2017 inductees, scholarships presented by the Red River Exhibition Foundation to Manitoba students pursuing careers in the areas of agriculture and agri-food and our ability to honour the 2017 Farm Family of the Year, as well as past farm families who have contributed to the success of agriculture in Manitoba.
We hope to see you at this important event, and the first dinner of its kind, on June 19.