Winnipeg Free Press Newspaper Archives May 3 1986, Page 61

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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - May 3, 1986, Winnipeg, Manitoba Free Salt travel an get up to two extra Danial no extra these in eclat rates in Tot 7day but you stretch your vacation to 6 or 9 Day Sand still Pey m a 7day week begins on any Day of the week you m a 8day wort on a Friday or m a 94ay week begins on a rates include pm per up to 9 m additional Kilometres charged at is cents per additional Days charged at tit serfs regular posted Dally rates including 150 pm per m you must Reserve in Advance and keep the car for a minimum of 7 it car is returned full weekly rate is m car must be returned to the station where it was m offer valid from May 1st subject to availabilities at participating stations note limited number of cars available at these rates Early reservation Remener Early for Winnipeg 9423525 for out Fawn 1 800387 Todden rents Many makes and and features cars by Chrysler splendor Mark pavilions by Jav Clarke Knight Ridder newspapers Vancouver Vancouver expo m looks like massive Sandstone columns guard the Pavilion housing the prestigious Ramses it and his times exhibit from Egypt Cairo a colourful Sun and Palms Label the Cuba paces of the world Gate out upon false Creek from the facade of the United nations Pavil fanciful creations and Bright colors enliven the the worlds largest hockey metres stands ready to slap a puck bigger than a plane upside Down an upside Down air plane hovers Over the air along with a sculpted Man in a pedal driven Fly ing dominating the Marine Plaza is a dreamed in Bright colors and reminiscent of the ferries and tugboats that ply the Waters of British a Pylon encircled with a swirl of automobile and bicycle parts Marks the land and nearby is per haps the most striking and Fanci Ful of All the fairs Highway this is a 214metrelong Concrete sculpture of an undulating four Lane populated with real vehicles of All descriptions from steamroller to painted Gray All the whimsical Road Way ends in a jagged Edge in i expo a 17storey geodesic dome housing a theatre and exhibit is the closest thing to a theme though geodesic domes these Days Are rather it was completed in 1985 and visited last summer by two Kilometres away is the Cana Dian the Only unit of the fair that is in a separate it is housed under the spectacular sails of the huge new Canada place hotel cruise terminal convention Hall Complex that juts out into the Harbor at the heart of downtown like Sydney opera to which it bears some Canada place seems sure to become if Younce flying to wed like you to Rill now when you Fly Pacific Western airlines to or from expo 86 in you can Stopover in Alberta at no extra stay for As Long As you and dont pay a Penny More for airfare in surprising where the Stampede invites you to kick up your heels for ten Days of Rodeo the Majestic where Emerald Green lakes rest beneath Snow capped the Tyrrell museum of palaeontology in where a new world class exhibit celebrates Albertas pre historic Chuck Wagon breakfasts and Good of Western and where Klondike Days bring Back the excitement of the Gold and the West Edmonton mail is a shop Ping and entertainment experience unmatched anywhere in the this summer when you Fly Pacific Western to or from expo 86 wed like you to Stop and smell the wild roses in surprising for More Alberta surprises Call travel Alberta toll free at 18006618888 and for flight information and reservations Call Pacific Western at Western Canadas airline to expo 86 expo we Are the 4tpacffic Western a familiar world inside Are three expo Heaters and several exhibit Vancouver new train rapid transit system will transport fair tors free Between Canada place and the main false Creek color is everywhere in expo each of the six sections of the Lair is Colo coded pulsating Pink in the aviation Plata and vibrant Violet in the expo Centre for example so visitors can Tell with a glance at a a Bench or employee uniform what part of the fair they Are strips of Neon course under the and tasting shades Are the Rule in most theme expos unconventional structures and the Rainbow of color splashed Over its buildings give it a Joyful look just what its planners after the Yaw inducing exhibits hatched at Knoxville and new the one thing expo officials didst want was a staid looking offbeat structures hence the offbeat and fascinating theme structures in the aviation and land hence the whimsy apparent in the Highway 86 sculpture and in the Rube Goldberg like flying machines whirring inside the Canadian of the or def of expos pudding lies lie in its exhibits what the states and corporate sponsors actually show displays Centre around the fairs world in the most popular exhibits Are expected to be those of Russia and the United both of whom stress space and the three theme pavilions Ramses expo Centre and Roundhouse Are also expected to draw a lot of International As will the France and British Columbia Russia has put a space station on the United states is showing a Model of the manned space station it plans to orbit in China is concentrating More on its displaying a piece of the great a replica of the Gate to Pek Ings summer Palace and a year old Ming dynasty Chari is displaying interest ing artefacts from the past Leonar do a Vincis helicopter and Marconis transmitting and receiving Rolls royces Automo bile and John Lennon personal car Grace Britain which also displays the thrust vehicle that holds the worlds land Speed Frances Soule people mover system makes its North american debut at the rides on Cushion of air Japan has brought the 720kilo metres Eshour Host train it Dis played at the 1985 Tsukuda worlds fair to but again the which rides slightly above the rails on a Cushion of will Only reach a tenth of its rated Speed on its Short expo Peru displays the greatest number of Golden incan artefacts Ever shown outside All from its famous Gold a nine metre Turtle ship from the i dynasty will Domi Nate the Large korean the precious Gold antiquities exhibited in the Ramses ii Pavilion were a smash hit in a Montreal showing last expo Centre houses the worlds biggest Omni Max whose screen curves around the the which showcases the age of gives visitors a laugh with its Dis plays and films on inventions that never made like other worlds expo 86 will go heavy on More than entertainment events Are scheduled during its most of them performances by stars in the expo will require an admission a sampling of those who will a pea this summer Bill Bob Julio Miles the the mormon Tabernacle George Joan Charles Harry Belafonte and Johnny ticket prices Range from 110 to sure to be a highlight is the first appearance in North America in 20 years of russian kirov in several special events and theme periods also Are planned for the among them steam May 23 june when More than 25 steam locomotives and Vintage Railroad cars will be on display the dc3 june with More than 60 of the venerable old airliners flying Over the also planned Are a Vintage car july with about 700 vehicles expected tall july 2531 the Abbotsford International air 810 part of an aviation theme period Pacific jazz and blues 2024 and a railway theme period

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