Fort Vermilion Heritage Centre

Fort Vermilion Heritage Centre


Canadian Heritage Information Network

CIAM Radio

Fort Vermilion Board of Trade

Fort Vermilion Recreation Board

Fort Vermilion School Division

Deh Cho Travel Connection

Flow North Paddling Company

Geotourism Canada

Mackenzie County

Mackenzie Frontier

Mighty Peace Tourist Association

Spirit Of The Peace

Travel Alberta



How it began

The Fort Vermilion Agricultural Society was incorporated on June 26,1974 with 54 charter members. Its primary objective is to encourage improvements in agriculture, horticulture, homemaking and the quality of rural life. The Society encourages leadership initiatives and sponsors projects that promote youth leadership and community development.

Agricultural Society Board

The Society Board has 12 directors including 5 executive positions:
President, 1st Vice President, 2nd Vice President, Secretary and


Town 'n' Country Fair

Heritage - The natural and cultural heritage of the Municipal District of Mackenzie No. 23 is promoted through exhibits and publications at the Lean-to Museum & Archives and Visitor Log House.

Bursary- The Society's $500 Bursary is matched through Northern Alberta Development Council.


Town 'n' Country Fair. The fair is co-sponsored with the Rocky Lane Agricultural Society. It usually is held the 2nd Saturday in August.

Farmers' Bonspiel

Athenaeum Evenings- Educational presentations on special interest topics.


Fort Vermilion Heritage Centre

Visitor Log House
Lean-to Museum & Archives
Clarke Tea House, Gift 'n' Gallery (future)

Community and Cultural Complex.

The society provides some financial support for capital improvements and operations at the Community and Cultural Complex.

Rodeo Grounds

Other agricultural and rural development and research initiatives.

Leadership and Youth

Classroom agricultural program (CAP)

4H support

Student bursaries

Seasonal employment projects


Membership application must include:





The annual membership fee is $2.00/person. Specify amount enclosed

Mail to:

Fort Vermilion Agricultural Society
Box 654
Fort Vermilion, Alberta
T0H 1N0
Phone: 780-927-4535


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Acknowledgements: Summer Career Placement Program staff, Keith Klassen (2004/2005) & Jordan Lambert (2006) and

Marilee Cranna Toews of the Fort Vermilion Agricultural Society