EVENT: Long Table Dinner
LOCATION: Southern Alberta
CONTACT: visitcypresshills.ca, firstname.lastname@example.org, (306) 774-6451
HOURS: Sunday, August 21 3:30 – 7:30pm
Dinner is limited to 100 tickets only.
The Camp Cookhouse Restaurant, the Historic Reesor Ranch and the Cypress Hills Destination Area have partnered up to bring you a one-of-a-kind dining experience! Located in the Cypress Hills, right on the Alberta and Saskatchewan border, the stunning views overlooking the Alberta side of Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park will take your breath away. Be one of only 100 ticket holders who get to experience this unforgettable event.
Park your cars and board our horse drawn wagons which will transport you to the dining site. Once there, enjoy your first taste of the evening, with Cypress Hills Winery Wines, then relax and enjoy as Chefs Becky Ross and Alex Bruveris of Elkwater’s own Camp Cookhouse restaurant astound you with their skills as they prepare a four course meal on site, paired with the perfect wines, an experience that will make memories for years to come.
Enjoy the entertainment of live music and cowboy poetry served up table-side, while a photographer is on-hand to capture all of your most memorable moments, including a complimentary portrait of you and your entourage as a keepsake of your experience.
- – 3:00pm – Arrive at the Historic Reesor Ranch.
- – 3:30pm – Start boarding the wagon trains to the dining site / enjoy a glass of Cypress Hills Winery Wine
- – 5:15pm – Be seated for an incredible long table dining experience as your four-course meal and entertainment is served.
- – 7:30pm – Board the wagon trains for your return journey.
*Note: For those interested in enjoying a tour of the Historic Reesor Ranch’s Ranch house, which is celebrating its centennial this year, please arrive early to allow time to tour.
**Note: Please for public safety reasons do not approach wagon train horses as they are working horses, who will be focused on doing their job. Photographs need to be taken at a distance. Professional photographs of horses and wagons will be available as part of our free photographic package that guests can download.
Guests are expected to arrive at the Historic Reesor Ranch on their own. As the road to the Ranch is gravel and road to the wagon loading area is a cobblerock trail, those guests requiring transportation are asked to contact Gail Kesslar, Executive Director of the Cypress Hills Destination Area at 306-774-6451, or by email at email@example.com
Once arrived at the Reesor Ranch, please follow the arrows to the wagon loading area.
- – Hats
- – Sunscreen
- – Cameras
- – A thirst and hunger for the extraordinary
- – Wagon ride to and from site
- – Glass of Cypress Hills Winery Wine
- – Four-course meal served al fresco, paired with taste appropriate wines
- – Musical Entertainment
- – Cowboy Poetry
- – Souvenir photograph
All tickets are non-refundable after purchase, but may be transferred to another ticket holder.
In the case of inclement weather the dinner will be moved indoors to the Ranch Hall Grill located at the Reesor Ranch.