A passenger train at the Calgary station in 1884, shortly after regular service was inaugurated between Winnipeg and the mountains.
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Sunday, July 30 | 3:00-6:00pm - show starts at 4:00 pmAnderson C-Train station, South parking lot
You'll be treated to a truly Canadian performances of Dallas Arcand, champion Aboriginal hoop dancer, Juno award-winning country music singer Dean Brody, country singer Kelly Prescott and our house band, the Rail Road Ramblers.
“I am so excited to be celebrating Canada's 150th by train this summer, playing towns along the way, experiencing some of the more rugged and rare routes across our country,” said Brody, 13-time Canadian Country Music Award winner and two-time Juno Award winner, most recently for 2016 Country Album of the Year.
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Aboriginal entertainer and world champion hoop dancer Dallas Arcand will open the stage show with his world-renowned athleticism and grace, sharing the symbolism of the hoop dance and its significance in aboriginal communities.
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Don’t miss your chance to ride CP’s miniature train – it’s a ¼ scale model of a General Electric AC4400 locomotive.
By March 1941, Ogden's huge six-acre locomotive shop was converted to the manufacture of armaments. The site of the company's western shops was considered ideal, at more than thirty-two hundred feet above sea level, and two thousand, five hundred rail miles from the Atlantic. Barring the remote possibility of sabotage, there was very little danger of an enemy attack on the plant.
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