Nygard 50th Anniversary-A Year in Review

A Year in Review - The Beginning...

From Helsinki, Finland to Deloraine, MB to Winnipeg, MB. This is where Peter Nygård's Rags to Riches story began.


Peter Nygard as a child, with father Eeli, sister Liisa and mother Hilkka in Helsinki, Finland 



Peter Nygard with sister Liisa and mother Hilkka in Helsinki, Finland



Peter Nygård with sister Liisa and mother Hilkka in Helsinki, Finland



After immigrating to Deloraine, Manitoba with nothing but the clothes on their backs, Peter's parents got a job baking at the local bakery



On June 22, 2002, Nygård Park was opened in honour of the Nygård family's first hometown in Canada



Peter Nygard and mother Hilkka are the special guests in the Deloraine parade



Peter Nygard and Supermodel Beverly Johnson are welcomed at Nygård Park