Mushers Rendezvous

A WORLD - CLASS EVENT

Watch for updates on the 2018 Preeceville & District Mushers' Rendezvous as it becomes available.

The 19th Annual Musher’s Rendezvous will be held Friday February 2nd thru Sunday February 4th, 2018. This is a world class event which features six and ten dog sled races, which start, and finish be the Preeceville Arena. Come out and enjoy a talent show on Friday packed with local talents, (all wishing to show off their talent contact Karen Maupin at 306-548-2064).  On Saturday come and take in the adrenaline of the races, and a fantastic supper. Sunday will feature the finals, the presentation of the trophies and a supper. There will be other scheduled events throughout the weekend.

Last year's event awarded each of the Community Halls in Endeavour, Preeceville, & Sturgis with a cheque for $4500.00 to help with upgrades and maintenance costs. Thank you to our supporters, volunteers and sponsors.

Contributions from this years’ event will go towards the Preeceville & District Health Centre. Watch for posters for more details or follow us on Facebook

The Mushers' weekend could not be a huge of a success without the help of the countless volunteers that give up their time year after year to help out.  And we Thank you!  If you want to help the organizing committee make this a truly fun event, why don't you come out and volunteer.  Please contact any of the committee members if you are interested in volunteering.

Preeceville and District Mushers' Rendezvous

2017 Saturday Evening Entertainment- Dance with DJ KANADA

2017 Events:

WEEKEND PASSES- ADULTS $5 AND STUDENTS $3... Watch for the Button Police...

Passes available the week before at: Gateway CO-OP, Paul's Drugs, and Town Office in Preeceville.

Friday, February 3rd 

7:00 pm: TALENT SHOW - Preeceville Community Legion Hall,
Pledges accepted for your favourite performance.
Only $2 to attend!
Free will offering for coffee and dainties to follow for those who wish to stay.
Buttons and raffle tickets will be available for purchase.
Don't miss this night of great entertainment! 
List of talent coming soon

RAFFLE TICKETS

Preeceville Community Hall will host raffle draws on Saturday and Sunday at 5pm

Tickets on the Annual Survivor Sleigh will be available at the Preeceville Community Hall throughout the weekend.  Draw will be made Sunday at 5 pm.

Children's Activities throughout the weekend

- Preeceville's version of Crokicurl

- Soap Box Races

- Sliding Hill

- Snowshoes

- Pallet Igloos (pending construction)

Saturday, February 4th

10:00 am:   MUSHER'S MEETING AND REGISTRATION (Skating Arena)

Recreation Hockey Tournament - watch for times as they become available

12:00 noon: STURGIS KINSMEN CLASSIC - 10 dog race - Approximately 22 miles, ages 16 and over.

1:00 - 3:00: Sleigh Rides 

1:30 pm       Outhouse races - made of up of at least 3 team members, outhouses provided please register in advance if possible by contacting Andrea at 547-2810. Prizes and a trophy will be awarded for the best times. Come enjoy this activity. 

2:00 pm:      PREECEVILLE RECREATION 6 dog race - Approximately 10 miles, ages 16 and over.

TOWN OF PREECEVILLE ONE DOG PRO RACE:     Immediately following the 6 Dog Race approximately 3pm, ages 7 and under

4:30 - 7:00 pm - SUPPER @ THE PREECEVILLE COMMUNITY HALL - Sponsored by the Preeceville, Sturgis & Endeavour Community Halls.  
13 and over, $12., 5 - 12 years of age $7., Preschool - free

9:00 pm - 1 am. - DANCE with DJ KANADA -sound addictions services-@THE COMMUNITY LEGION HALL-Admission $10.

*Minors allowed when accompanied by an adult

Sunday February 5th

8:00 am - 11:00 am - PANCAKE BREAKFAST AT @ PREECEVILLE COMMUNITY HALL - sponsored by the Preeceville Lioness
$5 (adult), $3 (student), Pre-school - free

12:00 noon -          STURGIS KINSMEN TEN DOG CLASSIC FINAL

2:00 pm. -            PREECEVILLE RECREATION 6 Dog Race FINAL

Immediately following 6 Dog Final - approximately 3 pm. - CROSSROADS CREDIT UNION 5 DOG JUNIOR RACE - 10 miles (ages 8 -16)

4:30 pm. -            AWARDS at the Legion Hall

4:30 - 7:00 pm. -  VARIETY SUPPER - @ THE PREECEVILLE COMMUNITY HALL -
$12 - 13 and over, $7 - 5 - 12 years of age, Pre-school - free

We would like to thank all our sponsor, we coudn't do it without you! The committee would also like to acknowledge that donations come in many forms; money, time, prizes and support.  Thank you!

The Preeceville and District Musher's Rendezvous Committee is proud to announce the funds raised at the 19th Annual Musher's Rendezvous will be donated back to our original cause, the Preeceville and District Health Centre! Mark Feb 2nd, 3rd and 4th on your calendars!. Thank you again for you support.


Current Positions held on the Preeceville and District Mushers' Rendezvous Committee

President- Jim Ward

Secretary - Brittany Halkyard

Treasurer - Meaghan Nelson

Organizing Committee:

Kevin Cook

Rhonda Cook

Shelby Cook

Allan and Coreen Bodnar

Taylor Thompson

Maureen Johnson

Darlene Walker

Karen Maupin

Kim Murray

Katherine Walker

Children Activities Coordinator -  Andrea Tonn

Kitchen -  Figure Skating Club volunteers

The Preeceville and District Musher's Rendezvous committee is still looking for many volunteers to help with the 2018 event. To volunteer your time, please contact any of the committee members.  Thank you in advance.

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