KDays Pancake Breakfast

Every July, we host a KDays Pancake Breakfast at Old Timers Cabin that is open to the public. It is a fun family event with delicious pancakes, eggs, sausages and drinks. We usually have entertainment such as live music! Check our website and social closer to July for exact dates and

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Father’s Day Lunch

On Father’s Day, we often hold an event to celebrate this occasion with the community at large. In 2018, we had a Pioneer Father’s Day Pioneer Lunch with food our forefathers would have eaten and live music at Old Timers Cabin. The menu featured bison stew and other delights! Stay

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Spring Fling Dinner & Dance

Every April, prepare to welcome spring with live music and delicious food at the charming Old Timers Cabin! Follow our social accounts for specific details, time, and tickets.    

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Play Whist Tuesdays

Play Whist Every Tuesday at Old Timers Cabin. NAPDA hosts a game of whist on Tuesdays at its headquarters, Old Timers Cabin. If you have never heard of it before, according to the Merriam Webster dictionary, whist is

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Global News Feature

Edmonton’s Pioneers Cabin venue turns to fundraising amid COVID-19 struggle By Allison Bench  Global News Posted December 14, 2020 1:44 pm Edmonton’s Pioneers Cabin, formerly known as the Old Timers Cabin on Monday, Dec. 14, 2020. Morris Gamblin / Global News A popular Edmonton venue is the latest organization facing hardship amid the COVID-19

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Call for Director Applications

The Northern Alberta Pioneers and Descendants Association is the not-for-profit organization behind the beautiful Pioneer’s Cabin on Scona Road. As we begin our strategic planning for the upcoming year, we would be delighted for new perspectives around our Board table to continue the legacy of the NAPDA and creating opportunities

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1901 Event Program & Menu

This time we are adding yet another group of valuable documents from one of the association’s events in 1901! 

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1920 Pageant Event Program & Menu

We are pleased to add another group of valuable documents from our early events in 1920. 

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1894 Dinner Menu NAPDA

Our first Annual Dinner Menu from 1894!

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History of Elections in Canada

We are honoured to live in a country where we exercise our right to vote and contribute to building the future we want for our offspring. This is a brief history of Canadian elections in an article from the Elections Canada website. 

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EDHS Speaker Series

We are reposting this article from the Edmonton & District Historical Society (EDHS)’s website. It covers their most recent speaker series that took place at our shared headquarters, Old Timers Cabin. Our President, Roy Bird, and Director, Dorinda Emery, were speakers at the event.

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NAPDA | Pioneers | James Gibbons | Alberta History

James Gibbons, A Pioneer

James Gibbons (1837-1933) was one of the earliest pioneers in Edmonton, Alberta. He is described as one of Edmonton’s “more colourful individuals”.2 No wonder. Gibbons was a prospector, hunter, fur trader, and farmer.1 Gibbons was born in Holly Hill, Donegal Ireland on Christmas day 1837. He immigrated to America in 1856

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Spring Fling Dinner & Dance

You are invited to NAPDA’s Spring Fling: Ukrainian Dinner & Dance with live music and entertainment at the charming Old Timers Cabin! Details in the poster. For tickets call 780-465-2139 or email events@oldtimerscabin.net. 

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