The Burns Barn was built in 1927 for the P. Burns and Company Bow Valley Ranch in Calgary. Its owner, Patrick Burns, was one of the celebrated Big Four who first invested in Guy Weadick's Calgary Stampede in 1912. For the Maple Festival, it will host many workshops and activities for the families.
Circus workshops Presented by Cirque Nova Circus, children will be taught the basics of the circus art. (4 stations for 1 hour, twice a day, schedule to come)
Magic workshop Isabelle "The Wonderful" Cliche will introduce the children to the secrets of magicians. (30 min., Twice a day, schedule to come)
Folkloric dance workshop Workshop offer by "Prairie Mountain Fiddlers" the Saturday and by "Folklofolie" the Sunday. (1 hour each day)
Brisebois' Photo Booth Come take a picture with our mascot Brisebois on a special Maple Festival background!