Fairs & Events

For a listing of Approved Farmers Markets dates and locations please go to Alberta Agriculture and Forestry’s Farmers Market Page

Feb 13, 2019


Agri-Visions 2019

February 13, 2019 from 8:30am to 5pm

 A two day interactive information event that features tradeshow, keynote speakers, seminars, demonstrations, and special events for the agriculture industry. This event brings under one roof the latest information on both grain and cattle industries. Check out the Border City Seed Show, as it is part of Agri-Visions! 


Mar 2, 2019


GMACK Progress Steer and Heifer Show

March 02, 2019 from 12pm to 1pm

The GMack Progress Steer and Heifer Open Show is Lloydminster's spring cattle show for exhibitors to see where their animals stack up against the competition as they head into 4-H shows and the summer show circuit.

Exhibitors who are 21 years old and younger are eligible to show in the Junior Show at the Progress Steer and Heifer Show. Similar to the Open Show these exhibitors are competing to see how their animals compare as they head into 4-H Shows and the Summer Show Circuit.



Mar 3, 2019


Pride of the Prairies Bull Show and Sale

March 03, 2019 from 8:30am to 5pm

Its Lloydminster's 100th Annual Pride of the Prairies Bull Show & Sale, March 3th and 4th. Find top quality bulls from a variety of breeds in both pen and halter formats. Featuring a Pride of the Prairies Bull Show on Sunday, and the one-day Sale on Monday.


Mar 16, 2019


Cremona & District Ag 2nd Annual Charity Hockey Game

March 16, 2019 from 6:30pm to 10pm

Come watch our local fire fighters and hockey coaches square off in a fun and entertaining game and help support our Arena Renovations. 

Admission by donation.

Cremona Arena 206 Centre Street West 

Cremona, Alberta 



Bullridin' & Bootscootin'

March 16, 2019 from 7pm to 1am

2019 Marks the 11th Annual Bullridin' & Bootscootin' to be held at the LakeDell Ag Grounds. Come for the World Professional Bullriding and then dance the night away !!!

Bull Riding Starts at 7pm with live music and dancing in the dirt to follow. Tickets are sold in advance for $25 or $35 at the door.

LakeDell Ag Grounds: 461043 Range Road 12

Mar 29, 2019


Lloydminster’s SHOWCASE 2019

March 29, 2019 from 10am to 5pm

Lloydminster’s largest tradeshow for home, garden, sport, and leisure! This show features home renovation and decorating, garden and landscaping, home product and services, sporting and tourism, as well as the Sellers RV indoor sale.

Show Times

Friday, March 29: 12pm-9pm

Saturday, March 30: 10am-7pm

Sunday, March 31: 11am-5pm

ADMISSION $8 / 12 and under FREE  

Apr 2, 2019


CPCA Tarp Sale 2019

April 02, 2019 from 6pm to 9pm

Lloydminster Agricultural Exhibition Association is  excited for their  19th Annual CPCA Tarp Auction!

Spend the night with the CPCA getting to know the drivers that will make up the 2019 CPCA season. Bid and win on your favorite driver and be highlighted at the Denham Ram Tough CPCA Finals in August.

Don't miss a minute of the action!



Apr 12, 2019


St. Paul Ag Society - HIGH SCHOOL RODEO

April 12, 2019 from 12pm to 4pm
St.Paul Ag Corral

This is our High School 22nd Annual Spring Rodeo.

Featuring " Rodeo Stars of the Future" Also includes Junior Rodeo on Friday. Start at noon on Friday.

General Admission: $5 

14 yrs and Under - $3

Lots of parking infront of AG Corral.

5322-48 Ave St. Paul Ag Corral

Apr 13, 2019


Rare and Exotic Sale

April 13, 2019 from 10am to 5pm

This annual sale, happening twice each year, features interesting and unique animals and birds. Everyone is welcome to check out the sale, there is no admission charge. The Rare and Exotic Sale is a great place to augment your herd or flock, or see some really neat critters.


DEADLINE to enter animals is: APRIL 10, 2019 -- All entries must be booked and paid for in advance of the sale, there will be NO day of sale entries accepted.

Jun 1, 2019


4-H Expo 2019

June 01, 2019 from 8am to 5pm


This major regional 4-H show brings together more than 250 4-H members to showcase their projects for the year. These projects include heifer, steer, cow/calf, light horses, and multi-projects. The Monday of this event features the Steer Sale.  


Jun 21, 2019


Newbrook Fair Days

June 21, 2019 from 8am to 2pm

This is Newbrook Ag Society's event for the WHOLE FAMILY.

Slowpitch ball tournament starts June 21/2019.

The Full day event starts with a pancake breakfast, parade, bench show, open rodeo, children's events, petting zoo, beer gardens, steak supper, demolition derby and a live band.


Jul 1, 2019


"Celebrate Canada" in La Crete 2019

July 01, 2019 from 12pm to 12pm
La Crete, AB Open Map
La Crete Ag Society

This Community event starts with a FREE parade on MAIN STREET at 11am.

Followed by a hotdog lunch and Canada Day Cake and a variety of family activities at the Arena 10201-99 Avenue.

It concludes with supper and care races at Penner Speedway ( $10 Admission) 

(12 miles north of La Crete)

Jul 10, 2019


Colonial Days Fair 2019

July 10, 2019 from 12pm to 1am

Colonial Days Fair - ( July 10-13,2019 )

4 days of jam-packed fun, attractions, and entertainment, all for one low admission price at the gate - visit Lloydminster's Colonial Days Fair!

Your daily ticket to the fair gains you free access to over 150 sprawling activities including the tradeshow, KidsZone entertainment, monster truck show, and the new Canadian Extreme Bulls & Bikes Show! You also get tons of agricultural shows: light horses, sheep, cattle, draft horse, and much, much more... like our nightly grandstand concert!

And don't forget the FOOD! Mini donuts, elephant ears, snow cones - all of your summertime favourite foods that you can only find at the fair. There's a huge midway full of rides that range from mild to wild.  


Jul 17, 2019


Mennonite Heritage Village - Local Garden Tour 2019

July 17, 2019 from 10pm to 5pm

This Event has Limited Participant Room.

The Bus leaves from La Crete Heritage Centre at 10am.

We Visit 5 - 6 Gardens through the day and have soup & sandwich lunch at one of the garden host locations.

Jul 19, 2019


K-DAYS 2019

July 19, 2019 from 12pm to 2am
EXPO Centre

Edmonton’s biggest summer festival returns July 19-28, 2019



Aug 9, 2019



August 09, 2019 from 8am to 11pm
Barrhead Agricultural Grounds

Friday, August 9, 2019 - Sunday, August 11, 2019

Pancake Breakfasts, Demolition, Rodeo, Parade, Concession, Themed Events, Grandstand shows, Ball Games, Livestock Shows, Beer Garden, Campking & RV Parking (* No services onsite ) Limited Handicapped Parking.

Adults $10

Youth $(6yrs-17) - $5

Under 6 - FREE

Barrhead Agricultural Grounds : 4802 57 ave (east side of highway 33)


Aug 14, 2019


Innisfail & District Agricultural Society - ANNUAL FAIR 2019

August 14, 2019 from 8am to 10pm

August 14,2019

Parade. Pancake Breakfast. Bench Show. Show & Shine. Car Show.

Children's Slip & Slide & Rides.

Village of Innisfree



Denham's Ram Tough CPCA Finals

August 14, 2019 from 12pm to 1pm

The best drivers and the fastest horses of the CPCA are here to race for the CPCA Finals Championship! Don’t miss a minute of Wagon Week action with beer gardens, pancake breakfasts, Family Fun Night, Pink Night, the Chuckwagon Cabaret and more! 

August 14-18, 2019


Aug 23, 2019


Cornfest Bull-A-Rama 2019

August 23, 2019 from 6pm to 11pm
Taber Agri-Plex, 6602-53 St

AUG 23/2019 


Mutton Bustin, Bull Riders Canada, Beer Gardens, Bullarma.

Doors Open at 6pm

BULLS at 7pm


Aug 29, 2019


St. Paul Ag Society - LRA RODEO

August 29, 2019 from 12pm to 1pm

This is our Ag Societies 32nd Annual LRA Rodeo. Which starts with a Kick off Supper on Aug 26,2019.

Activities throughout the whole week in St Paul. Pancake Breakfasts. Beer Gardens, Beerfest and MORE !!!

St Paul Clancy Arena - 5306-48 Ave

See website for more details:


Sep 7, 2019


La Crete Pioneer Day & Fall Fair - 2019

September 07, 2019 from 8am to 5pm
La Crete Heritage Centre - 2.5 Km SW of town

Pancake Breakfast starts at 8am. Antique parade at 10am. Antique equipment Demos & Kids activities all day. The Fall Fair is open for public viewing from 1pm - 5pm in the La Crete Heritage Centre.

$2 Admission

(2.5 km West of La Crete2.5 km West of La Crete) 


Sep 19, 2019


Wildrose Rodeo Finals Rodeo - 2019

September 19, 2019 from 12pm to 1pm

SEPT 19 - SEPT 22,2019

(5) Indoor performances - top contenders in 10 events plus added events,

Adults -$55  / Youth $35 / Under 6 FREE

Random Seating. Satuurday Matinee Kids Day with Activities 

Pancake Breakfasts, Concession, Saloon, Cowboy Lunch and evening Social, Camping & RV Parking ( No services on site )

Barrhead Agrena - east of HWY 33


Sep 28, 2019


Rare and Exotic - FALL Sale

September 28, 2019 from 8am to 6pm


This annual sale, happening twice each year, features interesting and unique animals and birds. Everyone is welcome to check out the sale, there is no admission charge. The Rare and Exotic Sale is a great place to augment your herd or flock, or see some really neat critters.


Oct 30, 2019


Stockade Roundup 2019

October 30, 2019 from 8am to 6pm

One of Canada's premier livestock events. The 4 day event includes purebred cattle shows as well as the King of the Ring Bull Calf Jackpot Show, Stockade Lady Heifer Calf Jackpot Show, Junior events, Premier Exhibitor and Breeder Awards, the Supreme Show        and much more

Oct 31 - Nov 3, 2018

For More info see website: https://lloydexh.com/stockade-roundup/

Nov 23, 2019


Gibbons Annual Christmas Market & Craft Sale

November 23, 2019 from 10:30am to 3:30pm

Get an early start on your Christmas Shopping !

Great gifts for everyone on your list - Plus a few for you!!!


10:30 am - 3:30 pm

Gibbons Cultural centre located behind the curling rink ( 5115 - 51 St )


Lloyd Ex - CHRISTMAS BASH 2019

November 23, 2019 from 6pm to 2am

In charge of planning your office Christmas Party? Leave the planning to us! We provide a gourmet menu, live entertainment, and a beautiful atmosphere - all you have to do is order your tickets and show up! It's the perfect way to celebrate the season, whether you have 2 employees or 200. Jingle the night away at Christmas Bash, THE employee Christmas Party of the year!

You don't have to be with a company to enjoy Christmas Bash! Gather your friends and neighbors, bring your significant other or come on your own to enjoy a night of delicious food, festive drinks and holiday cheer.

Christmas Bash features the culinary skills of our renowned catering staff including not one, but TWO Red Seal Chefs. 

November 23, 2019