July 31, 2018 - 6:45 pm – 8:00 pm
RCMP Heritage Centre / 5907 Dewdney Ave
The RCMP Academy, “Depot” Division, is pleased to present the Sunset-Retreat Ceremony. This colourful event lasts approximately 45 minutes and includes military music, the lowering of the Canadian flag, the March Past, and a troop drill display performed by cadets dressed in the famous scarlet tunic.
You are also invited to meet our riders, horses and Safety Bear following the ceremony.
The Sunset-Retreat Ceremony is performed for the public on July 1 and every Tuesday until mid-August. The events start at 6:45 pm. and visitors are encouraged to arrive by 6:30 pm. Parking is available at the RCMP Heritage Centreat 5907 Dewdney Avenue. Cadets in period costumes will direct guests from the parking lot to the best viewing areas.
In case of rain, the event will be cancelled and an announcement will be made on local radio stations.