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Thank you everyone who attended A Taste of Autumn & Congratulations to WestJet Raffle Winner Erika Fredette!

4th Annual A Taste of Autumn – Wine & Beer Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Raise a glass to 25 years of bringing the park and community together! 

A Taste of Autumn – Wine & Beer Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Friday, Sep 15, 2017 – 6:30-9:30pm

Meadow Muse Pavilion, Bow Valley Ranch, Fish Creek Provincial Park

Featuring Keynote Speaker Kevin Van Tighem, author of Our Place/Changing the Nature of Alberta

Get Your A Taste of Autumn Tickets Now!

Tickets are $60. Receive a Tax Receipt for $30!
Must be 18 years of age or older to purchase tickets. Sponsorship opportunities are available!
Dress is Business Casual. 
 
Get your WestJet Gift of Flight Raffle tickets for only $20 each. Draw at A Taste of Autumn. 

Buy a ticket and you could win one return trip for two people on WestJet!

Valid on any WestJet regular scheduled destination (charters exempt for this offer) 

Draw date: Friday, September 15, 2017 at A Taste of Autumn – Wine & Beer Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser

Meadow Muse Pavilion, Bow Valley Ranch, Fish Creek Provincial Park

It is not essential to attend A Taste of Autumn to win the WestJet Gift of Flight Prize.

Raffle tickets will be available through the website until 4 pm on Thursday, Sep 14.
After that, raffle tickets will only be available for purchase at A Taste of Autumn or at the Cookhouse on Friday, Sep 15. 

 
WestJet Gift of Flight Tickets purchased through Eventbrite will be emailed to you.
Sorry no refunds on WestJet Gift of Flight tickets. 
 
PLEASE NOTE AT THE EVENT WE CAN ONLY ACCEPT CASH, CHEQUE OR CREDIT CARD. SORRY NO DEBIT. 

Celebrate the Friends 25th Anniversary at A Taste of Autumn – Wine & Beer Tasting and Silent Auction Fundraiser. Sample beer and wine from local producers and enjoy a presentation from Kevin Van Tighem, keynote speaker and author of Our Place/Changing the Nature of Alberta. A Taste of Autumn also provides a great opportunity to meet with the Friends’ Board of Directors and bid on amazing silent auction items donated by local organizations.

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Get Your Tickets Now! 

Tickets also available at the Friends of Fish Creek Office at the Cookhouse, Bow Valley Ranch, Fish Creek Provincial Park (south end of Bow Bottom Tr) 

About Keving Van Tighem

Kevin Van Tighem was born and raised in Calgary. His family roots in what is now Alberta go back to 1875.

A longtime naturalist, conservation advocate, hunter and angler, Kevin graduated with a degree in plant ecology from the University of Calgary in 1977 and went on to work as a biologist with the Canadian Wildlife Service. In 1985 he joined Parks Canada and subsequently worked in Jasper, Yoho and Waterton Lakes National Parks as a biologist, interpreter and resource manager. He went on to be superintendent of Prince Albert, Elk Island and then Banff before retiring in 2011.

Kevin is the author of fourteen books on wildlife and conservation, including Bears Without Fear, The Homeward Wolf, and Heart Waters/Sources of the Bow River, and writes a regular column (“This Land”) in Alberta Views magazine.  His most recent book is Our Place/Changing the Nature of Alberta.

 

Photo courtesy of David Mitchell




Event Details

September 15 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Cost: $30 - $60