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Heartland (CBC) - Set Visit

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May 24, 2012
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Calgary, AB, Canada
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Type: Movies & Entertainment Value (dollars): Priceless
Valid Locations: Calgary, AB

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Heartland – Set Visit

Life brings change. Love brings you home.


Set against the stunning vistas of the Alberta Rocky Mountains, Heartland is a sprawling family drama that follows sisters Amy and Lou Fleming and their grandfather, Jack, through the highs and lows of life on a horse ranch.


 Heartland continues to be a multi-generational saga about a family getting through life together in both happy and trying times. The series tells real stories about real people, people who the audience has grown to love and welcome into their homes. It takes a realistic, edgy and humorous approach to its stories with a balance of drama and comedy, adventure and romance, all against the glorious backdrop and stunning vistas of the foothills of Alberta.



Amber Marshall,  Michelle Morgan,  Graham Wardle, Shaun Johnston, Nathanial Arcand, & Chris Potter


Testimonial from 2011 Heartland Set-Visit Winner

"Our vacations in Alberta were already scheduled and reserved, when we had the chance to win the auction CNIB for the Heartland set visit.

(The day we arrived) Heartland was not filming at the ranch, but Gordon, the publicist of Heartland, who would be our guide all day, thought we would like to see the ranch before going to where filming is taking place.  We met Gordon at the gate of ranch. What a beautiful location of the Heartland set ranch, rounded of green meadows with the Rockies in the background. We walked down the road to the barn, and so we could appreciate what a quiet place it is, even more beautiful in real as on the TV. There was nothing on the horizon to spoil the view, the grass was cut and wrapped in bundles of hay, and there were even two horses on the meadow.

Heartland was filming at a racetrack today, so we took the car and drove to the racetrack. When we arrived, Gordon shows us the “circus”. The circus is all the trailers used by the production to bring all that is required for the filming, and the actor’s dressing rooms. This circus is moving from set to set, according to the film locations.  It was an awesome day, we all enjoyed it and we will remember this day a long time.  In addition to meeting the actors and to visit the set, we learned so much about filming a TV show.  

Once again, we would like to give our thanks to Heartland, the cast and crew for their kindness and hospitality.  Good luck to continue the great job, hoping still many episodes and seasons of Heartland (and now, very happy that there is a season 6)."  Francis and family (2011 bid winner from France).



Gift Certificate Details:  This Set Visit is an opportunity for a family of four to visit the set of one of the world's most popular family dramas on television. During your tour - which may be at the Heartland Ranch or the interior sets (depending on the agreed to day) you will have the opportunity to meet and have photos taken with the cast on site, watch filming for the day and enjoy lunch with the cast and crew. This package also includes a complete DVD collection of Seasons 1 through 4 of the series, as well as the "A Heartland Christmas" special, along with a full size poster, autographed by the cast.

Location:  Calgary, AB

Restrictions: Available date will be agreed upon by production company.

Value: Priceless

Expiry Date: The visit must be arranged and taken during the production of the 6th season of Heartland, which will conclude in November, 2012

This item was generously donated by: Heartland



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·       All items are available for pick-up at the CNIB service centre in Calgary.  Monday to Friday – 8:30am – 4:30pm.  Contact seller to make an appointment.

·       Items will be shipped within 4 business days of receiving payment.

·       Estimated delivery 7 business days within Canada, 14 business days to the US.

·       For items valued over $100, insurance and tracking will be added to shipping costs.

·       Please email seller all questions prior to bidding.



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On 18-May-12 at 11:02:49 EDT, seller added the following information:

*Update - May 18th, 2012  The successful bid winner is responsible for all transportation to and from set, including travel and accommodation, should he or she not reside in or around the greater Calgary, Alberta area.

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