Fairs & Events

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

Dec 31, 2017


Tomahawk - December New Years Eve Jamboree

December 31, 2017 from 6pm to 12am
Tomahawk Agra Society

December New Years Eve Jamboree

Dance and 50/50 Door Prizes. 

Admission $25

Doors Open 6pm

Dance starts at 7pm

Lunch is at 9:30 (included with admission )

Feb 2, 2018


La Crete Heritage Jamboree 2018

February 02, 2018 at 7pm
La Crete Heritage Centre - 2.5 Km SW of town
La Crete Agricultural Society

This 2 Day event features many of our local musicians for wholesome music entertainment !! 


Age 6+Under : FREE

La Crete Heritage Centre 

2.5 km SW of La Crete

( NE-32-105-15- W5)

Feb 8, 2018


The Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth Conference

February 08, 2018 from 6pm to 9:30pm
Northlands EXPO Centre, Halls A-H


November 6-8, 2018

EDMONTON, AB – Northlands is pleased to announce that it has successfully secured the bid to host the 28th Commonwealth Agriculture Conference to coincide with one of Canada’s top agriculture showcases, Farmfair International in 2018.

“Northlands is dedicated to positioning Alberta as the top destination for agriculture on the worlds-stage,” says Sharilee Fossum, Acting President & CEO, Northlands. “And as the producer and host of one of Canada’s largest agricultural showcases, there is no better destination than Northlands for international industry delegates to connect.”

The 28th Commonwealth Agriculture Conference will mark the event’s second visit to Alberta and will take place at the Edmonton EXPO Centre from November 6-8, 2018, preceding Farmfair International. The conference will focus on the success of Alberta and Canada’s agriculture industries while providing a forum for discussing mutual successes and challenges in agriculture around the world. Hosting over 300 international delegates from across developed and developing nations of the Commonwealth, participants will partake in a pre-tour focused on taking conference attendees to tourist attractions across Edmonton.



AAAS - Financial Management Workshop

February 08, 2018 from 6pm to 9:30pm

Financial Management Workshop:

11834 Kingsway Northwest

Edmonton, Alberta T5G 3J5

Pre-registration required by January 26th, 2018

To Register Call:780.427.2174 or email aaas@gov.ab.ca


AAAS - Bylaw Review Workshop

February 08, 2018 from 6pm to 9:30pm

The Bylaw Review Workshop:

11834 Kingsway Northwest , Edmonton, Alberta T5G 3J5

Pre-registration required by January 26th, 2018

To Register Call:780.427.2174 or email aaas@gov.ab.ca

Jun 9, 2018



June 09, 2018 at 12pm

This is our village's annual event for everyone to enjoy !

The day starts with a great pancake breakfast followed by the parade where we encourage as many people to participate in or come out to enjoy ! 

There are many things happening throughout the day including a market, ball tournament, bouncies and fun Galore happening through out the village of Holden !


* nominal camping fees *

Jun 23, 2018


Heritage Day - 2018

June 23, 2018 at 12pm

The Pioneer Agricultural Society is hosting the

Annual Pre- Canada Day Celebration ! The day is full with pancake breakfast, parade, party in the park  ( including foo, music, games, inflatables, petting zoo and more )

followed by a Demolition Derby and FIREWORKS !!! 

Jun 30, 2018


Multiculturalism in La Crete

June 30, 2018 from 11am to 9pm
La Crete Agricultural Society

This event serves to celebrate multiculturalism in La Crete. It starts with a parade on Main Street at 11am followed by cultural foods, kids loonie hunt, Family and children's activities, supper and car races at Pennen Speedway.

Anthem & Local Music at 1pm

$10 Admission/person for car races

All other Activities are FREE ~~~

Northern Lights Rec Centre for Food & Activties : 10207-99 Ave

Penner Speedway for Supper & Car races - 12 miles North of La Crete

Jul 5, 2018


Rycroft Ag - DEKEN Race the 8

July 05, 2018 at 7pm
Rycroft Ag Center

DEKEN RACE THE 8 is happeing JULY 5-8 . 2018

This 4 Day event starts Thursday with the All Pro Chariots and the Western Chuckwagon Association starting at 6 pm.

The Weekend is filled with Chuckwagon races, Pancake breakfast, parade, kids games, beer gardens, BBQ Steak Supper and a Saturday night dance !


See Website for more info


Aug 9, 2018


Bentley - 2018 Fair & Rodeo

August 09, 2018 at 12pm
Bentley, AB

Aug 18, 2018


Madden Ag Society - RANCH RODEO

August 18, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm

Ranch Rodeo showcasing various ranch related activities, children's activities at intermission, food trucks, AG business Expo and more !

Free parking & Free Admission