Clydesdale Foundation Day Souvenir Programme 1976

A souvenir programme for the opening of the Clydesdale Agricultural Museum at Mystery Creek on Saturday the 28th of August 1976.

Events of the day included a concert by the Waikato Symphonic Band, competitions for period costumes and animals fancy dress, guess the weight of the Clydesdale, a Hangi, wagon rides and an attempt to break the Guinness world record for fastest acre ploughed, sheaf tossing for height and longest time for a tug-o-war.

The brochure comes with a map and information about the museum.

9 x 21.5cm (9 x 36cm unfolded)
Cream souvenir programme with sepia text and circular logo.
Logo has a clydesdale horses head and reads;
Clydesdale Agricultural Museum, Mystery Creek New Zealand.
Salute our pioneers with South Pacific Televison TV2 at Clydesdale Foundation Day
Official opening of the Clydesdale Agricultural Museum and Monster Gala
Mystery Creek, Hamilton
Saturday August 28 1976 From 9:00 a.m. onwards
Admission: $2 Children $1 Family ticket Cars free.
Contains a map of the venue programme of events (including Guinness Book of World Records attempts)
Reverse has a list of competitions and advertisements.