Our signature anniversary weekend will take place July 5 and 6. Schmeckfest Jubilee begins at 5:30 PM on Saturday, July 5. Traditional cuisine will be available at various places throughout our 50-year-old Village, accompanied by local musicians. Dessert will then be served in the Village Centre Auditorium while attendees enjoy stellar entertainment by world-class improvisational violinist Rosemary Siemens. Reservations for this gala fundraising event can be made by calling 204-326-9661. Tickets are $100 each, $50 of which will be receipted as a charitable donation.

Sunday, July 6, will be “Open House” day at MHV. Guests are invited to come for a special worship service in the tent, lunch in the Livery Barn Restaurant, guided village tours, and a Saengerfest and Faspa/Vesper in the afternoon. No admission will be charged to enter the Village for these activities. (Note: Lunch and Faspa/Vesper will be available for purchase as usual.) Come and Celebrate With Us.

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Barry is the Executive Director of the Mennonite Heritage Village. While he does not consider himself to be a historian, he places a high value on the preservation and interpretation of the Mennonite and pioneer stories that help people of all ages understand and appreciate their heritage. Learn more about the MHV.