Fairs & Events

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

Apr 21, 2018

 

Lloydminster : 4-H Horse Grooming Clinic

April 21, 2018 from 8am to 6pm

APRIL 21 - APRIL 22, 2018

4-H Horse Grooming Clinic - members with equine projects bring their animals and are given tips to help grooming as well as first aid for their equine companions. 

Saskatchewan Bldg :  5521 49 Ave

Apr 22, 2018

 

OLDS Spring Classic Jackpot Steer & Heifer Show

April 22, 2018 from 11pm to 5pm
Olds Cow Palace, MegaDome and Pavilion

ORE hosts the annual Olds "Spring Classic" Jackpot Steer & Heifer Show (traditionally) on the third Saturday in April at the Olds Cow Palace. In 2018, the Canada's Richest Youth (CRY) Show is held on Saturday, April 21, preceding Sunday's Spring Classic, April 22. The Spring Classic was introduced in 1999 to provide an opportunity for 4-H members, youth and open exhibitors to sharpen their showing skills and enjoy some friendly competition.

Apr 24, 2018

 

Lethbridge Exhibition : AGGIE DAYS 2018

April 24, 2018 from 9am to 3pm
Exhibition Park Lethbridge

April 24 - April 25, 2018 

The  12th Annual Aggie Days is a FREE Agricultural Educational Trade show for Students and the Public !!

FREE ADMISSION / FREE PARKING

North & South Pavilions Exhibition Park

Check our website for more details:

www.exhibitionpark.ca



May 4, 2018

 

Lethbridge - Children's Family Festival 2018

May 04, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Exhibition Park Lethbridge

May 4 - May 5, 2018

The Children's Family Festival Features entertainment for a wide range of kids, teems and the whole Family. 

This 2 day show also features a family oriented marketplace.


Friday : 3pm - 8pm

Saturday: 9am - 4pm

$5 per person / 3 years old & Under : FREE

FREE PARKING

North & South Pavilions Exhibition Park

May 5, 2018

 

25th Annual BULLARAMA Supereme

May 05, 2018 from 5pm to 1am
Conrad Schinkinger Memorial Grounds

Join the Lamont & District Agricultural Society  in celebration of their 25th Annual BULLARAMA Supereme !

Watch 30 of the best bucking bulls in Alberta take on the top Cowboys in Canada ! 

$20-Adults

$10 -( kids age 7-17yrs)

Dance in the Dirt Starts at 9pm ( Ages 18+) 


Conrad Schinkinger Memorial Grounds South of Lamont on hwy 831

For updates and more info see website:

http://www.lamontagsociety.ca/Bullarama-Supreme

May 8, 2018

 

Lloydminster FARM SAFETY DAY 2018

May 08, 2018 from 8am to 4pm

We Have stations on Farm Safety, Raising awareness and educating the agricultural future generation

Alberta Building

8am - 4pm

May 12, 2018

 

Barrhead Ag Presents : Legend of George Jones Featuring Duane Steele

May 12, 2018 from 7pm to 12am
Barrhead Arena

Be part of a special tribute to the man considered to be the greatest country singer of all time - George Jones.  A must-see for Jones fans and country fans alike.

TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, APRIL 2nd.

Tickets @ $40 each at Back Forty Western Wear and Barrhead Custom or by phone @ 780.305.4518.

 Limited amount of VIP tables on sale for $500 (8 tickets) by phone @ 780.674.1369.

http://barrheadag.ca/events/legend-george-jones-featuring-duane-steele

May 19, 2018

 

Beaumont Clinic & Derby 2018

May 19, 2018 from 8am to 4pm
Beaumont & District Agricultural Society (BADAS)

MAY 19 - MAY 20, 2018

Show Jumping & Cross Country Clinics on Saturday. Fun Filled Derby with a mix of show jumping and X-C jumping on Sunday.

Fees for clinics and to enter the Derby.

Free Admission for spectators.

Please see website for details : www.beaumontagsociety.com

BADAS Fairground located at 24358 TWP Road 505 - about 1 km west of Beaumont

** DO NOT RELY ON GOOGLE MAPS - They have wrong location posted ***

 

Thorsby Haymaker Rodeo 2018

May 19, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Haymaker Arena

MAY 19 - MAY 20, 2018

This 2 day Rodeo is held on the Long Weekend in May.

Admission:  Adults $10 / Age 16 & Under & Seniors $7  / Preschool - FREE 

FREE PARKING

Saturday Rodeo starts  @5pm 

Sunday Rodeo starts @2pm.

May 25, 2018

 

Whitecourt MudBog 2018

May 25, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm

MAY 26 - MAY 27

1pm - 6pm

Come out for the Mud Bog !

Stay for the Lawn Mower Races, Concessions, Beer Gardens, Dance & More !

Westward Community Centre - 8kms South of Hwy 32 - Twp Rd 593 A


See website for more details : https://whitecourtag.ca/about

Free

Chestermere - Spring Family Fun Fair 2018

May 25, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Chestemere Camp

May 25 & 26

Join the Chestermere Agricultural Society and Camp Chestermere on Friday evening for a movie on the beach, hot dogs, marshmallows and fireworks.

Saturday will be a full day with children’s games and activities, outdoor farmers' market, and many more activities!

Free parking, free admission. Children's activities will require ticket purchases.

Location: Camp Chestermere, 1041 East Lakeview Road

https://www.chestermereagriculturalsociety.com/spring-fair




May 27, 2018

 

Didsbury- May Family Fun Gymkhana

May 27, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Didsbury Exhibition Grounds

Come have an Afternoon fully of family fun! Meet new friends and catch up with old friends.

Registrations open 11am - $10 /horse/ rider combination ( Plus a one time annual $10 Ag Society membership)

Starts at NOON

Disdbury AG Grounds: Township road 317, Mountain View County

Please see website for additional info: 

http://www.didsburyagsociety.org/events/gymkhana.htm


Jun 2, 2018

 

Beaumont Horse Trials 2018

June 02, 2018 from 7am to 6pm
Beaumont & District Agricultural Society (BADAS)

JUNE 2 - JUNE 3, 2018

AHTA Sanctioned 3 Phase event including dressage, show jumping and cross-country competition. 

Fees for equestrian registration.

Free Admission for Spectators

Organized and hosted by BADAS partner Clearwater Valley Pony Club.

BADAS Fairground: 24358 TWP Rd 505 ( About 1km west of Beaumont )

 

Linden - SPORTS DAY 2018

June 02, 2018 from 7am to 11pm
Linden, AB

Activities for the whole Family :

Breakfast, Parade, Dunk Tank, Kids Events,  Lunch & Supper and of course FIREWORKS !!

Cash Concession.

Slow Pitch Tournament  - * (Team Fee )

All other Events : FREE

Linden Rink : 215 1st Street South East Linden, AB

 

4-H Expo 2018

June 02, 2018 from 8pm to 5pm

JUNE 2 - June 4, 2018

8am - 5pm

4-H members finish off their year competing with their projects. Come on down and check it out ! 

Outdoor Riding Rings, Alberta Building, Saskatchewan Bldg : 5521 49 Ave

Jun 8, 2018

 

Crossfield Pancake Breakfast

June 08, 2018 from 8am to 11am
Crossfield Rodeo Grounds

Annual Pancake Breakfast Saturday Morning to kick off Pete Knight Rodeo Days !!

Hosted by the Crossfield Agricultural Society. 

Free Event. Donations Accepted !

Crossfield Pete Knight Arena - 900 Mountain Ave 

https://www.facebook.com/CrossfieldAgriculturalSociety/

 

Valleyview Dressage Show

June 08, 2018 from 3pm to 9pm
Valleyview, AB

English & Western Dressage & Prix Caprilli.

Open & Junior Classes and test of choice.

Wildrose approved.

Prize List online: www.valleyviewagsociety.ca

FREE ADMISSION/ PARKING / CAMPING
Concession on site
Stabling Available

4202- 40th ave

 

Wetaskiwin Rawhide Rodeo 2018

June 08, 2018 from 6:30pm to midnight
Wetaskiwin Agricultural Society Grounds

June 8 - June 10, 2018. 

The Annual RAWHIDE RODEO is coming !

Rodeo, Pancake Breakfast, Vendors, Beer Gardens, Horseshoe Pitching Tournament (on site) and more and more. 

LOCAL ENTRY DAY for Rodeo entries - 1 day ONLY - FRIDAY, MAY 18, 9 to 4. Cash or cheque only!

We will continue to take Wild Cow Milking Teams and Sheep Riders up to Rodeo weekend. 

Phone 780-352-2780 for info and check our website.

www.wetaskiwinag.com


Jun 9, 2018

 

Crossfield - Pete Knight Days 2018

June 09, 2018 at 12pm
Crossfield Rodeo Grounds

JUNE 8 - JUNE 9, 2018

2018 Theme - Back to our Roots. June 9, 2018. PARADE BEGINS AT 11:00 AM.

We will begin with a pancake breakfast, parade and then the rodeo!

please see website for updates and schedule !

www.peteknightdays.com/


 

Valleyview Agricultural Society - All Breed Horse Show 2018

June 09, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Valleyview, AB

JUNE 9 - JUNE 10, 2018

This is our Ag Society's 50th year of incorporation. This long running horse show has over 100 classes. Something for everyone young and old.

Silent Auction, Tack Swap, Vendor Market both days.

Prize list available on website: www.valleyviewagsociety.ca

FREE ADMISSION

FREE PARKING

FREE CAMPING

Concession on site / Stabling Available

 

HOLDEN FARMER'S DAY - 2018

June 09, 2018 at 8:30pm
HOLDEN- COMPLEX ARENA

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 !

FREE ADMISSION. FREE PARKING

* nominal camping fees *

Jun 15, 2018

 

Buffalo Daze Rodeo 2018

June 15, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Buffalo Rodeo Grounds
Buffalo & District Ag Society

JUNE 15 - JUNE 17

43rd Buffalo Rodeo Daze- KCRA

We are excited to host this thriving association and show them what Buffalo has to offer. 

FOOD BOTH, BEER GARDENS ON SITE 

See site for more info & Updates :

https://www.facebook.com/buffaloagsociety/

 

Beaumont Town & Country Daze 2018

June 15, 2018 at 12pm
Beaumont & District Agricultural Society (BADAS)

JUNE 15,16,17,2018

Jam Packed 3 Day weekend Includes a parade, soap box derby, show & Shine, pancake breakfast, fun run and many more activities.

Highlights: Parade, Soap box derby, and Beaumont Blues Festival with headliners SERENA WILLIAMS and SAM ROBERTS BAND !!!! ( www.bbrf.ca )

Please see website for registration to participate in parade & derby !

http://www.beaumont.ab.ca/

Jun 17, 2018

 

Vegreville - Father's Day Event

June 17, 2018 from 10am to 5pm
Vegreville Ag Grounds

Kick off the summer in style with an event that dad and the whole family, including vehicle lovers will love. It is sure to rev the excitement into overdrive with all the following attractions: Demolition Derby, Car Show & Shine, Roaring Tractor & lawnmower races, antique snowmobiles and tractors, motocycle & Big Rig Semi Show & Shine !

Adults: $10

Children 6-15yrs : $5.00

5yrs & Under : FREE

www.vegag.ca

Jun 21, 2018

 

High River - Guy Weadick Days 2018

June 21, 2018 from 12pm to 11pm
High River - Rodeo Grounds

JUNE 21 - June 24, 2018

Guy Weadick days is an annual celebration in High River, Alberta named after the famous rodeo legend Guy Weadick, who was a resident of High River.

 This year they anticipate the return of Pro Rodeo like you've never seen it before as the Guy Weadick Days Wild West Rodeo. You will see the best of the best cowboys' professional rodeo has to offer and the wildest wild west entertainment you've ever seen. Don't forget the historic World Professional Chuckwagon action, who Guy Weadick himself created in the early 1920's. 

Come cheer on the drivers as they match the half mile of hell. Last but not least come kick up your boots at this year's rodeo dance!


For a list of events and schedules see our site: 

https://www.facebook.com/guyweadickdays/

Jun 22, 2018

 

3 Cities - 46th Annual Fair

June 22, 2018 from 9am to 5pm

June 22 , 23, 24

46th Annual 3 Cities Fair kicks off on Friday June 22 ! There will be Pancake Breakfasts, Beer Gardens, Bullarama, Slow Pitch Tournament, Cattle Show, numerous events for kids BBQ Supper, Dance , Pony Chuck & Chariot Races and Church Service !

Regional Recreational Park located 1/2 mile east of Paradise Valley

 

Foremost Rodeo 2018

June 22, 2018 from 10am to 8pm
Foremost, AB

JUNE 22,23, and 24, 2018

Please come and join us for our Rodeo! Family Friendly !

$5 Kids - $15 Adults !

Pancake Breakfast, Concessions, Beer Gardens, Dance !!! 

https://www.facebook.com/foremostrodeo/

 

Mind The Farm Fundraiser 2018

June 22, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm

Friday, Jun 22, 2018

A fundraiser for Mental Health for Farmers.

Start your evening with Derby Races and end with a dance - live band, refreshments - 

come enjoy and de-stress after the seeding frenzy and raise money for a good cause! 

Contact Leanne 403-352-2409 for more information.  

CAAS Sales Barn

4210 58 St, Lacombe, AB T4L 1V8

centralabag.com

 

Carseland Aggie Days 2018

June 22, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Carseland Community Hall and Millennium Ball Diamonds

June 22 - 24, 2018

This is our annual Aggie Days event ! Come and enjoy the Fair and Exhibits, BBQ, Tradeshow, Markets, Dance, Ball Tournament and Beer Gardens.

Kids Zone is FREE! Tradeshow is FREE ! Family Dance is FREE !

 Ball Tourney Fee. Breakfast by Donation. Lions BBQ is $25/person.

See our FB Page for updates :

https://www.facebook.com/CarselandAggieDays/

 

Newbrook Community Fair 2018

June 22, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Newbrook Hall and Grounds

JUNE 22 - June 24, 2018

Annual Fair for the whole family !

Weekend with Pancake Breakfasts, Parade, bench Show, Slow Pitch Ball Tournament,

petting zoo, Children's Rides, Beer Gardens, BBQ Supper, Dance & Demolition Derby !


Free Admission to Grounds and to Rodeo.

Admission to Demolition Derby TBA

 

Whitecourt Woodlands Rodeo 2018

June 22, 2018 from 12pm to 3pm

June 22 , 23, 24, 2018

Chuckwagons, open Pro-Bull, Beer gardens, Concessions available. Dance on Saturday Night !!!

FRIDAY : 4 pm

SATURDAY :  7 am

SUNDAY: 8 am

ADMISSION : Friday /Weekend Passes Available 12 yrs old & Under : FREE

Westward Community Centre - 8km South on Hwy 32 - TWP Rd. 593 A

Please see website for more details : www.whitecourtag.ca

Jun 23, 2018

 

Heritage Day - 2018

June 23, 2018 at 5pm
Warburg

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 !!! 

 

Harmon Valley- 2018 Amateur Rodeo

June 23, 2018 from 6pm to 11pm
Harmon Valley

June 23 - 24, 2018

Annual Amateur Rodeo with all the same events as the Pro Rodeo bit the bonus of local events & competitors ! Food Booths, Beer Gardens Live band for Saturday Dance.

Onsite Camping is available !!!

More information to come!

https://www.facebook.com/Harmon-Valley-Agricultural-Society-185046458270469/

Jun 24, 2018

 

Didsbury- June Family Fun Gymkhana

June 24, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Didsbury Exhibition Grounds

Come have an Afternoon fully of family fun! Meet new friends and catch up with old friends.

Registrations open 11am - $10 /horse/ rider combination ( Plus a one time annual $10 Ag Society membership)

Starts at NOON

Disdbury AG Grounds: Township road 317, Mountain View County

Please see website for additional info: 

http://www.didsburyagsociety.org/events/gymkhana.htm


Jun 29, 2018

 

Burdett Days - 105th Anniversary Celebration

June 29, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Burdett, AB
Burdett Ag Society

June 29 - July 1, 2018

Burdett is Turning 105 !!!

Come join us for a 3 day Celebration !! We have a Parade , SlowPitch, Kids Games, Community Worship Service, Community Meals, Beer Gardens, Cabaret, Fireworks and more !!!

FUN FOR ALL AGES

https://www.facebook.com/events/1489062877851161/

Jun 30, 2018

 

Multiculturalism in La Crete

June 30, 2018 from 11am to 9pm
La Crete Heritage Centre - 2.5 Km SW of town
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

 

Rosemary Celebrates Canada Day 2018

June 30, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Rosemary Main Street
Rosemary Community Ag Society

Celebrate Canada Day's Birthday at Rosemary's Annual Event !

The Day starts off with a pancake breakfast and ends with the best fireworks show in the Country !!

Come out for the Carshow, Tradeshow, Children's Activities, Paintball, Jump tents, Bungy Jump, Food Trucks and NEW FOR THIS YEAR... a MOBILE ESCAPE ROOM !!

(*Fee for PaintBall)

All other events are FREE

FREE PARKING !!

MAINSTREET : 601 Centre Street & 525 Centre Street 

Rosemary Alberta

 

Rockyford Bull-A-Rama 2018

June 30, 2018 from 6pm to 11pm
Rockyford Rodeo Grounds
Rockyford Ag Society

Jul 5, 2018

 

101st Benalto Fair & Stampede

July 05, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Benalto Fair Grounds

July 5 - 8 , 2018

Beer Gardens,Slack Performance, Pro Rodeo, Pancake Breakfast,Church Service ,Vendors/ Tradefair 

Admissions : Fair & Rodeo 

Adults (16 – 64 years): $20

Seniors (65+ years): $15

Youth (7 – 15): $10

Children (6 and under): Free

See Website for schedules and updates :

 

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 !

FREE CAMPING AVAILABLE  !!!

See Website for more info

http://www.rycroftag.com/

Jul 11, 2018

 

Colonial Days Fair 2018

July 11, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm

JULY 11 - JULY 14, 2018


Join us for Parades, Entertainment, Country Lane, Colonial Creations, Tradesjow, Hiefer/ Steer / Jr. Shows.

Sheep Show, Draft Horse Shows, Light Horse shows, Team Shorting, Demo Derby, Ranch Dog Trial, Draft Horse Pull, Bulls & Bikes Event.

Monster Trucks & Midway !

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

See our website and FB Page for more updates !!

https://lloydexh.com/colonialdaysfair/


https://www.facebook.com/ColonialDaysFair/

Jul 13, 2018

 

Lamont Summer Sizzler Rodeo 2018

July 13, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Conrad Schinkinger Memorial Grounds
Lamont & District Ag Society

JULY 13-15, 2018

Admission will be $20 - Adults, $10 - Students (7-17), Free - 6 and Under. 

 There will be Rodeo's, Outdoor Concession, Combine Krunch, Bench Show, Market Garden, Beer Gardens, Demolition Derby, Dance.

 Sunday there will be a Little Sizzlers Kids Fun Rodeo at 10am.

See website for updates : http://www.lamontagsociety.ca/Summer-Sizzler-Rodeo

Jul 14, 2018

 

Metiskow 4th Annual Horse Show

July 14, 2018 at 9am
Multi-Plex Arena

Judged classes for the show include halter, showmanship, english & western pleasure, equitation, leadline, walk/trot, driving, costume, trail and Gymkana.

Spectator Stands inside arena

Entry Fee $4/class

Spectators Free

Concession on site

Show starts at 9am


 

Empress River Valley Motorcycle Toy & Poker Run 2018

July 14, 2018 from 10am to 3am

July 14 &15, 2018

Our 2nd annual motorcycle toy & Poker run is July 2018. We will be bigger this year. The band "FERNY TURNBULL" will be featured at our beer gardens. Motorcycle games on Saturday night. Registration includes poker hand, supper & dance.

Empress Alberta  Poker run, supper and live music July 14 th 

Trade Show and Kiddie Carnival

Motorcycle Show 'N' shine July 15


Proceeds go to support Ronald McDonald house Charities Southern Alberta www.RMHCSCA.org

Registration for the poker run starts at 10:00 Am @ Empress Arena parking lot!

Pre- registration will also be set up Friday night in Arena .

See website for details:

https://linkedevents.net/empress/empress-river-valley-motorcycle-toy-poker-run/

 

Didsbury- Light Horse Show 2018

July 14, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Didsbury Exhibition Grounds

JULY 14 - JULY 15, 2018

The Didsbury Horse Show will be held at the Didsbury AG Society Grounds.

Please watch for updates on where to find the prize list and registration packages!

http://www.didsburyagsociety.org/horseshow/horseshow.htm


Jul 18, 2018

 

Empress Daze & Summerspiel 2018

July 18, 2018 from 1pm to 3am
Agridome

JULY 18 - JULY 21, 2018

Empress Daze & Summerspiel begins July 18, 2018 and winds up on July 21.

Team registration is $200.00

July 21 - Parade. Breakfast sponsored by business people of Empress.

Curling, Stick Curling & Sturling people are welcome !

Cash Payouts & Cash team draw on Saturday eventing.

Make this a family visit. We have campgrounds and a new splash park.

Camping has full hook ups

Meals & Gas are available in Empress.

Jul 20, 2018

 

Bonanza 40th Annual Fair & Mudbog

July 20, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Bonanza Hall Grounds

JULY 20- JULY 22, 2018

Join us for Our 40th Annual Fair & Mudbog. Fun for the whole family !

We have kid's games, bouncy castles, bench show, Gymkhana, demolition derby, quad bogs, mud bog, tractor pull , beer gardens, pancake breakfast, Steak Supper & Dance !

BONANZA HALL 


Check our website for more details : 

http://bonanzaagsociety.ca

 

Beef & Barley Days 2018

July 20, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Carstairs, AB

JULY 20- JULY 22, 2018

This 3 Day Fair includes : Rodeo , Parade, Pancake Breakfast,Ball Tournement, Show & Shine, Kids Games, Roast Beef Dinner & Cabaret !

Please see website for more info:

http://www.carstairsagsociety.ca/annual-events/

Jul 21, 2018

 

AIRDRIE - RANCH HAND COMPETITION

July 21, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm
Airdrie Rodeo Grounds

See how a working ranch operates! Come see which Ranch Team is the fastest! Spectators see first hand the cattle handling skills used by local area ranchers and farmers. The events that make up this competition are: simulated branding, team sorting, team penning, simulated doctoring and trailer loading of cattle. And for the kids - a calf scramble.

Free Admission, Free Parking, Food & Beverages available for purchase.

Airdrie Rodeo Grounds: 6.5 km west of Airdrie on Hwy 567.

See our website for more info:

http://airdrieagsociety.com/events/ranch-hand-competition


 

FlapJacks at the Tracks - Spruce Grove Community Pancake Breakfast

July 21, 2018 from 8pm to 11am

Come and enjoy a Community Pancake Breakfast! Held at the historic Grain Elevator site, this event is fun for the whole family.

Enjoy live music and entertainment. On the menu - Smitty's pancakes & Sausages, and farm fresh Eggs from Alberta Egg Producers !

Breakfast Prices: Big Bee $5, Lil' Bee $3.

8am - 11am

FREE PARKING

Spruce Grove Grain Elevator: 120 Railway Avenue, Spruce Grove, Alberta T7X3A4


See Website for update : https://sprucegroveagsociety.com/home

Jul 22, 2018

 

Didsbury- July Family Fun Gymkhana

July 22, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm
Didsbury Exhibition Grounds

Come have an Afternoon fully of family fun! Meet new friends and catch up with old friends.

Registrations open 11am - $10 /horse/ rider combination ( Plus a one time annual $10 Ag Society membership)

Starts at NOON

Disdbury AG Grounds: Township road 317, Mountain View County

Please see website for additional info: 

http://www.didsburyagsociety.org/events/gymkhana.htm


Jul 26, 2018

 

Vermilion Fair 2018

July 26, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Vermilion Agricultural Society Grounds

July 26, 27, 28 - 2018

112th Vermilion Fair.

The fair theme for the 112th Annual Vermilion Fair has been selected!

“Sew it! Grow it! Show it!” 

Events include a parade, trade shows, animal judging, pony chuckwagon and chariot races, entertainment, and agricultural/horticultural displays. 


For More info see website : www.vermilionag.ca

Jul 27, 2018

 

Rockyford - FCA RODEO 2018

July 27, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Rockyford Rodeo Grounds

JULY 27, 28 & 29, 2018

Events: Boys' Steer Riding, Steer Wrestling, Team Roping, Bareback, Senior Barrels, Saddle Bronc, Calf Roping, Bull Riding, Wild Horse Race, Novice Bullriding, Pee Wee Barrel Racing and Junior Barrels. A full program Saturday and Sunday with Slack on Friday.

Local Events: Miniature Wild Horse Racing, Sheep Riding and Catch & Keep

CHUCKWAGON PANCAKE BREAKFAST/BBQ BEEF SUPPER/ OUTDOOR BEER GARDENS / FAMILY DANCE

Please see website details and schedules : http://rockyford.ca/node/2

Jul 28, 2018

 

Valleyview Mud Bog 2018

July 28, 2018 from 12pm to 5pm
Valleyview, AB

JULY 28 - JULY 29, 2018

Join us for 2 days We are hosting our annual mud bog event We will have concessions, powder puff, kids dig for gold sandbox, beer gardens and more.

Classes : 100 Stock, 250 modified, 400 Open, 500 Modified, 600 Open, 750 Modified, 800 open

Admission :

$10 Adults

$5 Kids & Seniors

Registration : Saturday 8am - 11am


Contact Chrystal for more info : (587) 985-6595

http://www.valleyviewagsociety.ca/home.html


Aug 3, 2018

 

Bow Island Rodeo 2018

August 03, 2018 at 12pm

AUGUST 3 - AUGUST 4, 2018

TWO Days of Rodeo for ALL AGES !!!

Bow Island Ag Society Annual Rodeo takes Place at the Bow Island Rodeo Grounds located net to the Golf Course! 

Friday : 6pm

Saturday: 1pm

Bow Island Rodeo Grounds : 1133 4 St E

 

Carmangay 48th Annual Fair & Sports Day - 2018

August 03, 2018 at 12pm

August 3 & August 4,2018

This is our 48th Annual Fair & Sports Day with several organizations.

Events kick off Friday Evening with Firemens Steak BBQ , the 1 Pitch Ball Tournament.

Saturday has the Lions Breakfast, a parade , bench show and concessions and Bouncers for the kids.

FUN FOR ALL !


FREE PARKING ! FREE ADMISSION !

* village campground nearby

Activities happening at the Community Hall on Whyte Street ( South of the Campgrounds )

And Curling Rink - on Carman Street ( East of Fire Hall )

 

Strathmore Stampede 2018

August 03, 2018 from 1pm to 11am
Strathmore Rodeo and Camping Grounds

FRIDAY, AUGUST 3, 2018 1:00 PM  - MONDAY, AUGUST 6, 2018 6:00 PM

Who is coming to the 2018 Strathmore Stampede!?! Tickets go on sale to the public April 15! 

Entertainment for the weekend includes the rodeo, chuckwagons, running with the bulls, stage & grounds entertainment, tradeshow, beer gardens, concessions and a creative arts show.

For more details and event listings check website: http://www.strathmoreag.com/

 

Buffalo Fall Fair 2018

August 03, 2018 from 4pm to 10pm
Buffalo Community Hall

AUGUST 3 - August 4, 2018

Come and join us for a Bench Show, Awards, Supper and Entertainment at the Buffalo Community Hall

Check our FB page for updates

https://www.facebook.com/buffaloagsociety/

Aug 8, 2018

 

Innisfree Annual Fair

August 08, 2018 from 8am to 10pm

Innisfree's Annual Fair brings people into the village from far & wide. It has become like a homecoming. Activities pop up all around the village. The museum opens for all to tour. The library holds special attractions. The Benchshow showcases the local talent and beautiful displays and a chance to sit down and have a coffee with friends & Neighbors. Children activities all around ! We conclude with a delicious home cooked supper followed by an evening of entertainment.

Activities happening at various locations in the village of Innisfree !

Aug 9, 2018

 

Alberta Professional Chuckwagon & Chariot Races 2018

August 09, 2018 from 12pm to 8pm
Vegreville Fair Grounds
Vegreville Ag Society

The Chuckwagon & Chariot races is one of the entertaining and anticipated attractions at the Vegreville Country Fair. Great view from the grandstands !


In conjunction with the Country Fair.

Grandstand Race Track at the Vegreville Agriculture Society



 

Vegreville - Country Fair 2018

August 09, 2018 from 12pm to 11pm
Vegreville Ag Grounds

August 9, 10 11, 2018

Fun family country fair !

With tons to see and do make sure you don’t miss the Vegreville Country Fair this summer. Whether it’s your child’s first ride on the midway, the pounding hooves at the chuckwagon races, a majestic display of horses, or a rousing night of entertainment in the Grandstand, you’re sure to have some fun.

This 3 day event is full of attractions: Parade, Amusement rides, Kids Zone, Grandshatd, Bandshell, Strong Person Competition, Antique & Kids Mini Tractor Pulls, Tradeshows, Beer Gardens, Chuckwagons and Chariot Races

For more info please see website :

http://www.vegag.ca/page/fair/

 

Bentley - 2018 Fair & Rodeo

August 09, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Bentley, AB

AUGUST 9 - AUGUST 12

This 4 day Event starts off with a Pancake Breakfast and a Parade. Come see the Bench show, children's activities. Friday and Saturday indoor rodeo ( never get rained out ) night. Kids Activities during each day. Dance the night away Saturday night after rodeo and fireworks. Friday Drive-In movie on the grain elevator. Saturday Huge Show & Shine. Sunday interdenominational church service and potluck dinner.

Major Events Free

Admission charge applies to Rodeo & Dance

See website for list of schedules and  updates: http://www.bentleyagsociety.com/bentley-rodeo-info.html

Aug 10, 2018

 

Valleyview Agricultural Society - Annual Fair & Rodeo 2018

August 10, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Valleyview, AB

AUGUST 10 - AUGUST 12, 2018

This is our Ag Society's 50th year !!

This 3 Day event starts Friday August 11, with the Cowboy Challenge, Parade, Chili Supper and Team Roping ! Saturday is Slack, local & Junior events, Bench show, Pancake Breakfast, Celebration of cultures, vendor market, Dummy Roping, beer Gardens, Dog Agility, Rodeo & Dance featuring Brad Sims. It all starts again Sunday with the addition of a petting zoo !

Admission:

$15 - Adults

$5 - age 12yrs & Under

Free - Preschoolers

FREE PARKING & CAMPING

Jack Williamson Memorial Agriplex-4202- 40th ave

for more info see website: www.valleyviewagsociety.ca


 

Castor & District Fair

August 10, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Castor Community Hall

August 10 - August 20, 2018

This is our 30th Annual Fair.

Supper on Friday Evening.

FREE Pancake Breakfast on Saturday at 8am 

Parade at 1:30 pm

Bench Show and Children's Bouncy Castle all at the Castor Community Hall

4801- 48 Ave *( Can be seen from Hwy 12 )

FB PAge : https://www.facebook.com/Castor-District-Ag-Society-176551499395498/

 

20th Annual - Elnora Brahma Rama

August 10, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm

August 10, - August 11, 2018

This is our Ag Societies 20th Annual Elnora Brahma Rama event for the whole Family !

Friday August 10 - Pancake Breakfast on Mainstreet. Gates open at 5pm for wile pony race and Bucking Bull futurity.

Saturday Aug 11 - Pancake Breakfast at FireHall. Gates open at 5pm. Lil Tykes Rodeo, Wild Pony Race, Wild Cow milking. Rank Mini Ponies.

Professional Bull Riding followed by Family Dance !

Admission:

Friday Night $5

Saturday Night $20 / Family $50 / Preschool ages : Free

Free Parking on Grounds !

 

Pine Lake Country Fair & Sports Days

August 10, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Crossroads Ag Park

Aug 10 - 12, 2018

Our 32nd Annual Pine Lake Country Fair & Sports Days feature events for all ages. Bring the entire family for a fun filled weekend kicked off by a great dinner show & Bench show, showcasing grains and grasses, preserves, baking, needlecrafts, handicrafts, art, photography, flowers, vegetables, fruits and childrens/ seniors sections.

Sporting events include: Slowpitch, Bean Bag, Horseshoe & Cribbage Tournaments.

Highlights include: Pancake Breakfast, Poker walks, Old fashioned kiddie races & scavenger hunts.

Free Admission to the Grounds.

Free Camping & Parking Available

Place: Crossroads Ag Park : #10 - 36366 Range Road 252, Red Deer County AB

 

Darwell - BARNBURNER MUSIC FEST 2018

August 10, 2018 from 6pm to 11pm
Darwell Ag Grounds

The outdoor (rain or shine) Barnburner Music Fest is one weekend prior to the annual fair.

Gates open at 6pm

Concert starts at 7pm

Parking is Free!

https://www.darwellag.com/barnburner.html

Aug 11, 2018

 

Lougheed Fair 2018

August 11, 2018 from 8am to 8pm

This will be our 95th annual fair !

it starts with breakfast at the museum then the parade.

We have baseball games, barnyard fun, a horse show, cattle show, bench fair, trade show, beer gardens and slo-pitch !

Capped off with a supper and musical entertainment in the field house !!

Adults: $8

Youth age 12-17yrs: $5

Under 12 yrs old : FREE

Free

Minburn Ag Society Bench Fair & Heifer Show 2018

August 11, 2018 from 2:30pm to 6pm
Minburn Curling Rink

This is our 25th Annual Heifer Show & Bench Fair. \

 Come Out to see the Exhibits and Heifer show and Children's Activities & Join us for Supper. 

 At the Minburn Curling Rink August 11, 2018 

Date: Aug 11, 2018  

Start Time: 2:30 PM

Place: Minburn Curling Rink  

Street Address: 48 Ave, Minburn, AB T0B 3B0


 

Darwell - AG DRAG 2018

August 11, 2018 from 4pm to 11pm
Darwell Ag Grounds

Saturday and Sunday August 11 and 12, 2018

22nd Annual Darwell Ag Drag

Concession and Beer Gardens open during the event

Camping - Click here for Prices!

Parking is Free!

Vendors and Open Air Market-click here

Competitor Info and pre registration  see website:

https://www.darwellag.com/agdrag-1.html


Aug 12, 2018

 

Ranfurly - Annual Fair

August 12, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm

 Sunday, August 12th for a day filled with fun for all ages. 

Take the family to Ranfurly and check out the parade at 10:00, a pancake breakfast, horse show, bench show, and end the day with a delicious steak supper and entertainment. 

For More Info Contact Marge 780.632.5552

Or check Ranfurly FB Page for updates : https://www.facebook.com/ranfurlyag/

Aug 14, 2018

 

58th Annual Coronation Fair - 2018

August 14, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm

August 14 - August 15th 

58th Annual Coronation Fair !!

Bench show opens at 6pm August 14 Pancake Breakfast 7 am - August 15.

There is a horse show & Children's Entertainment all day.

 Bullarama starts at 6pm August 15 


Bench Show & Children's Entertainment : FREE

Bullarama : $20/person


Coronation Curling Rink & Arena : 5010 King St.

Coronation, Alberta

Aug 15, 2018

 

Denham Ram Tough CPCA Finals & Cabaret 2018

August 15, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm

August 15 - August 19, 2018

Canadian Professional Chuckwagon Association Finals.

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!


Please see our website for more info & Updates  :https://lloydexh.com/cpcafinals/

Aug 17, 2018

 

Westlock Annual Agricultural Fair

August 17, 2018 from 10am to 7pm
Westlock Ag Grounds & Mountie Park

AUGUST 17 - 19, 2018

This is our Annual Summer Event for the WHOLE FAMILY !

The 3 Day event kicks off with a parade and chuckwagon races. Weekend is filled with activities such as a midway tradeshow, bench show, beef show, petting zoo. There is also chuckwagon and chariot races, a Demolition Derby, and many more fun attractions.

FREE CAMPING and Parking with admission!

ADMISSION:

Age 6 & Under : FREE

Age 7-13 : $5/day

Age 14+ : $10/day ( Or $25 for 3 day pass )

* Does Not include price of Midway rides

 

Didsbury- Fair & Rodeo 2018

August 17, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Didsbury Exhibition Grounds

AUGUST 17, 18, 19th, 2018

FCA Rodeo (Foothills Cowboy Association). Beer gardens, Kids Zone, and Thunder on the Prairies Fireworks after dark on Friday night. Free camping and parking all weekend. Rain or shine.

The Didsbury Exhibition Grounds are located northwest of Didsbury. North on 23rd Street, then west on Township Road 314. More info at didsburyagsociety.org.

Location: Didsbury Ag Society Grounds - Check local paper and posters downtown for times of events

 

Cochrane Fair 2018

August 17, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Cochrane, AB

AUGUST 17, 18, 19 2018

We invite you to join us for our annual Cochrane Fair taking place t on the Cochrane Ag Society grounds.

GATE ADMISSION: $10/PERSON, 5 & UNDER FREE ( Advance tickets $7.50/person)

The Cochrane Fair consists of a multitude of family friendly events and entertainment including: a midway, mini-chuck wagon races, pony rides, horse events, a performing clown, kids rodeo events, a pet show, a petting zoo, bunny agility performers and also offers a mechanical bull and a family friendly beer garden.

For a list of Scheduled events and updates see our website :

https://www.cochranefair.com/

 

Savanna Annual Fair 2018

August 17, 2018 from 12pm to 2pm
Savanna Agricultural Society Rec Plex

AUGUST 17, 18, 19th, 2018

Annual agricultural fair w/bench show, gymkana, team roping, children's games,parade, ball games; 4-H meetings; museum & historical society; campground; playground; all hockey programs; public skating; cross country ski trails; girl guides & brownies; ladies quilt show. Kids and Ranch Rodeo.

Savanna Agricultural Society Rec Plex

https://www.facebook.com/savannaagsociety/

 

Carstairs Horticultural & Craft Show - 2018

August 17, 2018 from 4pm to 8:30pm
Carstairs Curling Rink

All ages can enter, no entry fee.

DOORS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC from 4-8:30 pm

 ADMISSION BY DONATION


 

Wildwood Annual Fair - 2018

August 17, 2018 from 11pm to 4pm
Wildwood Agricultural Society Grounds

This is our 79th Annual Fair. This one day event kicks off with a parade, pancake breakfast at the community hall and fairgrounds, climbing wall , balloon man, bench show. Beef/sheep/ goat show. Catch the Greased Pig !!!

Lots of activities for the kids !

Parade at 11am

Bench show & activities - Noon - 4

Aug 18, 2018

 

Open Farm Day: Farm to Table Tour Experience - 2018

August 18, 2018 from 9am to 4pm
Exhibition Park Lethbridge

August 18, 2018

A ONE DAY Farm Tour of Southern Alberta Farms and Industries.

Leaves from Exhibition Park

Check our website for more details:

www.exhibitionpark.ca



 

Priddis & Millarville - 111th County Fair

August 18, 2018 from 9am to 4:30pm
Millarville Racetrack

August 18 & 19, 2018

The Priddis & Millarville Fair is one of Southern Alberta’s oldest and largest country fairs. Located at the Millarville Racetrack and co-hosted with the Millarville Farmers’ Market, the Fair is the place to come to learn about Alberta’s agricultural history, touch the animals, view the creations of local artisans, gardeners, photographers and wood workers. We have antique tractors, cars and trucks that span generations, horse riding events of all types, and contests – pie eating, rooster crowing, watermelon eating, youth talent.

For event schedules & Updates see website

http://www.millarvilleracetrack.com/millarville-events/fair/

 

La Crete Mud Bog 2018

August 18, 2018 from 12pm to 5pm
La Crete Mud Bog

QUAD & Truck Mud Bog Races ! Admission is $10, Age 8 and Under are Free. Registration is 9am - 11am. Event starts at 12pm there will be a Food Booth on Site.

See Website for more details and updates:  https://lacreteheritagecentre.weebly.com

 

Harmon Valley - 36th Annual Fall Fair 2018

August 18, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Harmon Valley

Join us for our One Day Family event with gymkhana, kids activities, bench show, live auction, reptiles, farm animals, wagon rides, bouncy castle and More !!! 

FREE EVENT !!! 

https://www.facebook.com/Harmon-Valley-Agricultural-Society-185046458270469/

 

Bruderheim - Heartland AG Days 2018

August 18, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Bruderheim AG Grounds

The Bruderheim Heartland Ag Days event, is the Bruderheim Ag Society's big summertime event.

For a list of events and schedules please see website : http://bruderheimagsoc.ca/


 

Vulcan Sid Hartung Memorial Rodeo 2018

August 18, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Vulcan Rodeo Grounds

Admission is $5. There will also be Breakfast and Beer Gardens along with the Rodeo. Hosted by Vulcan & District Ag Society.

 

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

 

Spruce Grove - Farm & Heritage Carnival 2018

August 18, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm

Old Fashioned Carnival Fun for the WHOLE FAMILY !!

Pony rides, Carousel Rides, Petting Zoo, Balloon Twister, bouncy fun house, clowns and face painters, old fashioned carnival games, food, and MORE ! 

Carnival and ride tickets $1 each

Rides and attractions are 3-4 tickets each.

Musical Performances : TBA 

The Spruce Grove Farmers Market is also open during the event.

FREE PARKING

Spruce Grove Grain Elevator: 120 Railway Avenue, Spruce Grove, Alberta T7X3A4

See Website for updates : https://sprucegroveagsociety.com/home

Aug 21, 2018

 

Lethbridge - Whoop Up Days 2018

August 21, 2018 from 12pm to 11pm
Exhibition Park Lethbridge

August 21, 2018 - August 25, 2018

Whoop Up Days is an annual festival with midway, music, tradeshows and rodeo held in Lethbridge AB for 5 Days in the last full week in August.

See our website for more info:

http://www.exhibitionpark.ca/events/whoop-up-days-family-festival/

Aug 24, 2018

Free

Taber Cornfest Bull-a-rama 2018

August 24, 2018 from 6pm to 11pm
Taber Agri-Plex, 6602-53 St

Cornfest Bull-A-Rama presented by Taber & District Chamber of Commerce along with the Taber Exhibition Association !! 

This is a BRC sanctioned event. 

FAMILY FUN EVENT ! FREE ADMISSION

Doors will open at 6PM,

Bulls to begin at 7PM. 

Concession and Bar will be open. 


Aug 26, 2018

 

Didsbury- August Family Fun Gymkhana

August 26, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm
Didsbury Exhibition Grounds

Come have an Afternoon fully of family fun! Meet new friends and catch up with old friends.

Registrations open 11am - $10 /horse/ rider combination ( Plus a one time annual $10 Ag Society membership)

Starts at NOON

Disdbury AG Grounds: Township road 317, Mountain View County

Please see website for additional info: 

http://www.didsburyagsociety.org/events/gymkhana.htm


Aug 30, 2018

 

St. Paul Ag - LRA FINALS 2018

August 30, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
St.Paul Ag Corral

LAKELAND RODEO ASSOCIATION FINALS

Aug 30-Sept 2, 2018

The top 10 cowboys & cowgirls in 7 major rodeo events plus the top 6 in the 5 junior events will compete in 5 go-rounds in St. Paul Alberta. The top competitors in all 12 events will walk away as the 2018 LRA Champions.

Every Long weekend in September we host the LRA Finals. We have 5 rodeo performances. On Saturday night we have a beerfest! During the week we breakfasts and suppers and a parade on Saturday Morning at 10am

See Website for more info : http://stpaulagsociety.com/lra-finals/

Sep 8, 2018

 

La Crete Fall Fair - 2018

September 08, 2018 from 1am to 5pm
La Crete Heritage Centre - 2.5 Km SW of town

The La Crete Fall Fair is organized to encourage, promote and recognize skill development. We see locals in the country bring junior & adult entries from colouring pages, Lego projects, art, writing , canning, baking, horticultural, photography etc.

FREE ADMISSION

Doors open to the public 1pm - 5pm

La Crete Heritage Centre - 2.5 km SW of La Crete.

NE 32-105-15-W5

 

La Crete Pioneer Day - 2018

September 08, 2018 from 8am to 5pm
La Crete Heritage Centre - 2.5 Km SW of town

Pioneer Day starts with a pancake breakfast, followed by am antique parade, antique equipment demonstrations, fun contests, flour mill and saw mill demonstrations, binding sheaves, threshing and calf roping.


$2 admission


La Crete Mennonite Heritage Village - 2.5 miles SW of La Crete

( Rodeo Grounds for Calf Roping )

Free

29th Annual Chestermere County Fair

September 08, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm

September 8, 2018

The Country Fair event features agricultural displays and events, a red ribbon contest for baking, pickling and flower displays, wine and beer competitions, art displays, slo-pitch tournament, parade, gymkhana, kids zone, vendor displays, farmers market and more.

Free parking and free admission.

Location: Chestermere Recreation Centre, 201 West Chestermere Drive

https://www.chestermereagriculturalsociety.com/country-fair



Sep 14, 2018

 

OLDSTOBERFEST 2018

September 14, 2018 from 12pm to 11pm
Olds Cow Palace, MegaDome and Pavilion

September 14th & 15th 2018!

Oldstoberfest takes place in to Olds, Alberta, Canada. The event is held annually on the third weekend in September. Oldstoberfest is the world’s first and only Bavarian Rodeo! Merging Bavarian culture with our western prairie heritage it is an atmosphere one must truly experience! Targeting promotional markets throughout Central Alberta, Western Canada, and North America, Oldstoberfest is estimated to bring 8,000 visitors throughout the weekend. Our goals are to maximize economic impact, increase community engagement, and showcase the Town of Olds and the County of Mountain View.

http://oldstoberfest.com/

Sep 15, 2018

 

Spruce Grove Harvest Fair 2018

September 15, 2018 from 9:30am to 1:30pm

Come Wind down the 2018 season at the Spruce Grove Grain Elevator Museum Grounds and have some FREE farm themed Country Fun !!!

Old fashioned farm games such as the Potato Sack Race, baby farm animals and live musical performances and more!

Concession on the track for food & Beverages.

The Spruce Grove Farmers Market is also open during the event.

FREE ENTRY & FREE PARKING

Spruce Grove Grain Elevator: 120 Railway Avenue, Spruce Grove, Alberta T7X3A4

See Website for updates : https://sprucegroveagsociety.com/home

 

Metiskow AG - 5th Annual Trail Ride

September 15, 2018 from 10am to 6pm
Metiskow Community Hall

20 km Trail Ride, Horse or Wagon, Around Metiskow & Surrounding Area. Lunch and Restroom stop at Midway point of ride. Steak Supper back at the hall at the end of the ride !

Registration 10am -10:30 am

Ride Starts at 11:00am


$30 for Trail ride and supper.

$20 for supper only.

Kids 10yrs old & Under : Free

Sep 16, 2018

 

Didsbury- September Family Fun Gymkhana Wind Up

September 16, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm
Didsbury Exhibition Grounds

Registrations open 11am - $10 /horse/ rider combination 

Starts at NOON

Awards will be handed up at Wind UP !

Disdbury AG Grounds: Township road 317, Mountain View County

Please see website for additional info: 

http://www.didsburyagsociety.org/events/gymkhana.htm


 

Whitecourt - Bridal Fair 2018

September 16, 2018 from 10pm to 3pm

Win Fantastic Prizes at the Bridal Fair 2018.

Westward Community Centre 

(8km South on Hwy 32 - TWP Rd. 593 A )


 Tickets can be pre-purchased.

Please see website for more details.

https://whitecourtag.ca

Sep 22, 2018

 

Rare & Exotic FALL Sale 2018

September 22, 2018 from 9am to 4pm

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.

FREE ADMISSION 

Lloyd Exhibition : Alberta Building : 5521 49 Ave

Please see website for more info & Updates : https://lloydexh.com/rare-and-exotic/

 

AIRDRIE - ART OF THE HARVEST

September 22, 2018 from 11am to 2pm
Airdrie Ag Park

FREE Admission, FREE Parking, FREE beef on a bun or hot dog for the first 300 people joining us.

This is our annual event showcasing horse teams and vintage equipment used to harvest the grain planted in the spring. We also harvest the vegetable patch planted in the spring. There will also be a Farm Safety demonstration with interactive displays and lots more! Young and old, there’s something for everyone! Come and discover the Art of the Harvest

Airdrie Ag Park: 3 kms west of Airdrie on Big Hill Springs Road, where it intersects with Range Road 14.


*** Please note our harvest event is weather dependent. We will update the site with any changes.***

http://airdrieagsociety.com/events/art-of-the-harvest

 

Airdrie - FARM SAFETY EVENT

September 22, 2018 from 11am to 2pm
Airdrie Ag Park

Held in conjunction with our ‘Art of the Harvest’ Old Tyme Harvest event, this component is a combination of interactive and static displays to educate local farm families and community visitors to local farming operations, about a variety of safety hazards present on farms. This year we are incorporating a module on Seniors and safety on Family Farms. Seniors can contribute in many, many ways on the family farm, and can be amazing role models for their children & grandchildren.

Free admission, Free parking, Free Beef on a Bun or hot dog for the first 300 guests.

Airdrie Ag Park: 3 kms west of Airdrie on Big Hill Springs Road, where it intersects with Range Road 14.

www.airdrieagsociety.com

Sep 29, 2018

 

Carstairs Pumpkin Fest - 2018

September 29, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm
Carstairs, AB

The Pumpkinfest is an opportunity to show your pumpkin harvest ! Categories for pumpkins, baking and scarecrows. There is also Kid Games and a Farmers Market on site !

Carstairs Curling Club :  350 11 Ave

See website for additional info :

http://www.carstairsagsociety.ca/annual-events/


 

Milo & District Ag Society Annual Fall Fair

September 29, 2018 from 3pm to 8pm
Milo School & Milo Community Hall

This is a one day event with a bench show, dinner and children's activities.

Entries for bench show are Friday 4pm- pm & Saturday 8-9am.

Doors open to public : Saturday at 3pm

Children's Events during the day

Bench show at Milo School -(304 - 1st Street South )

Supper at Milo Community Hall - 630pm


Oct 5, 2018

 

Olds Fall Classic 2018

October 05, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Olds MegaDome

October 5, 2018 -  October 7, 2018

ORE and the Fall Classic Beef Committee extend a special invitation to all seedstock producers to participate in the annual beef cattle showcase held the first weekend in October. Breed Shows highlight the following breeds: Black Angus, Blonde, Charolais, Hereford, Limousin, Red Angus, Shorthorn and Simmental as well as the Stars of Tomorrow Jackpot Calf Show. Each of the deserving Champion Bull & Female winners, adjudicated by professional reputable judges, are eligible for Alberta Supreme at Farmfair & RBC Beef Supreme Challenge at Agribition.

 www.oldsregionalexhibition.com

Olds Regional Exhibition : 5116-54 Street Olds 


Oct 13, 2018

 

Andrew 20th Annual Garlic Festival

October 13, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Andrew, AB

This year will mark the 20th Annual Garlic Festival !

There is something for everyone. There will be a huge Farmer's Market (10am - 4pm)

Bench Show, Horse Drawn Wagon Rides, Tons of children's activities.

Guest Speaker on Garlic growing. Lions Pancake Breakfast, Parade, Beer Gardens, Perogy Dinner, Family Supper & Dance.

Admission is $3/person

See website for more info :

Oct 23, 2018

 

Harvest Feastival 2018

October 23, 2018 from 5pm to 11pm

Experience local culinary options as your taste buds delight in locally produced meat, grains, and produce! This is a great way to expand your culinary palate while supporting local producers.

It's easy! Purchase tokens and trade them in at various food and drink stations around the room in exchange for a delicious sample. Try as many as you'd like! Then take your tasty choices, grab a seat and enjoy some music while you savor your Fall-fresh custom meal.

5pm - 11pm

Stockade Convention Centre : 5521 49 Ave

Oct 27, 2018

 

Didsbury- Christmas Market 2018

October 27, 2018 from 12pm to 4pm

Join us Saturday October 27 2018 and find that perfect gift. 

Shop from over 40 vendors.

10am - 4pm

Zion Church 

B-582, Mountain View County, AB T0M 0W0

http://www.didsburyagsociety.org/events/christmas.htm

Nov 1, 2018

 

40th Annual Stockade Round Up

November 01, 2018 from 8am to 6pm

NOVEMBER 1 - NOVEMBER 4, 2018

8am - 6pm

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 the Fall Fusion All Breeds Sale.  One of Canada's premier livestock events. 

Lloydminster Exhibition: 5521 49 Ave

(Alberta Building, Dick Jones Sales Pavillion, Saskatchewan Bldg)

https://lloydexh.com/stockade-roundup/

Nov 2, 2018

 

Linden Fall Fair 2018

November 02, 2018 from 9am to 3pm
Linden, AB

Bench Fair - enter your crafts, baking, canning, art or whatever else!  

Trade Fair - Various vendors ready to help you with your Christmas shopping!!  We have everything from soup to nuts, knitting to quilting, clothing to makeup and skin care,  candles to essential oils and almost anything else you can think of! Don't miss this opportunity to meet you neighbours and get your Christmas shopping started!! 

Also, don't forget to stop by the Ag Society table and get your Linden Ag Society membership! We need your membership so we can continue to receive funding for all the things we do in and for the Village!

FREE ADMISSION !! CASH PRIZES !!

Located at the Linden Cultural Centre : 215 1 ST SE, Linden AB

and  Dr. Elliott School, 215 1st St SE


Nov 3, 2018

 

Whitecourt WESTWORD CHRISTMAS MARKET 2018

November 03, 2018 from 10am to 4pm

NOVEMBER 3 - NOVEMBER 4

There will be artisans selling all sorts of products like woodworking, home decor, baking, quilting, paintings, crafts and so much more for your Christmas Gifts. 


Admission is $2 / Or a Donation for the Food Bank

- Photos with Santa will be available

-Concession stands

- FREE Flu shots 

See website for more details : www.whitecourtag.ca


WESTWARD HALL -  8km South on HWY 32 to Twp Rd 93A

 

Carstairs Harvest Fest 2018

November 03, 2018 from 12pm to 1pm
Carstairs, AB

Harvest Dinner & Dance

Homegrown dinner, live band, silent auction.

Carstairs Community Hall -1100 Lackner Way

Please see website for updates:

http://www.carstairsagsociety.ca/

Nov 6, 2018

 

The Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth Conference

November 06, 2018 from 6pm to 9:30pm
Northlands EXPO Centre, Halls A-H

NORTHLANDS SECURES BID TO HOST INTERNATIONAL AGRICULTURE CONFERENCE IN CONJUNCTION WITH FARMFAIR INTERNATIONAL 2018

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.

https://www.therasc.com/

Nov 8, 2018

 

Millarville - Christmas Market 2018

November 08, 2018 from 12pm to 12pm
Millarville Racetrack

November 8th – 11th, 2018

The Millarville Christmas Market, established in 1988 and one of the premier craft and artisan shows in Alberta, welcomes you back in November 2018. We have an abundance of additional parking areas surrounding the grounds, with free transportation into the event!

You’ll enjoy four fabulous days of lights, food, hay rides, roasted chestnuts, glass blowing demonstrations, carolers, music, crafts, and many of your favourite seasonal vendors.


http://www.millarvilleracetrack.com/millarville-events/christmas-market/

Nov 17, 2018

 

Gibbons Christmas Market & Craft Sale

November 17, 2018 from 10:30am to 3:30pm

Come down to our annual event as part of out HOME TOWN CHRISTMAS Weekend in Gibbons !

Join us on Saturday November 17 for your ONE STOP Christmas shopping! Over 65 vendors offer many unique gifs for everyone your list !

(10:30 Am - 330pm )

Make a Day of it and plan to stay for lunch !

No Admission Charge. FREE PARKING.

Soup & Sandwich lunch available !

Gibbons Cultural Centre : 5015-51 Street

Nov 18, 2018

 

Westlock's 25th Annual Christmas Craft Sale

November 18, 2018 from 10am to 4pm
Westlock & District Community Hall

Our 25th Annual Christmas Craft Sale boasts a full house of (50 - 70) vendors.  Santa Comes and a concession lunch ins available ! 

Admission :  Age 7+ : $2 

Santa Pictures: $2

Nov 24, 2018

 

OLDS - Country Wonderland Market

November 24, 2018 from 12pm to 3pm
Olds Cow Palace, MegaDome and Pavilion

In addition to the traditional Farmer's Market held throughout the summer, ORE hosts the Country Wonderland Christmas Farmer's Market the last Saturday in November in conjunction with the Olds Fashioned Christmas activities.

 In 2014, over 1,200 spectators visited the market to acquire quality baking, crafts and collectibles perfect for holiday gift giving.

farmersmarket@oldsregionalexhibition.com 

 Website: www.oldsregionalexhibition.com

 

Lloydminster CHRISTMAS BASH 2018

November 24, 2018 from 5pm to 11pm

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.  

Tickets include meal, entertainment, prizes and more !!!

Its All Happening at the Stockade Convention Centre


Nov 30, 2018

 

Lethbridge - BIG Christmas Tradeshow & Farmer's Market 2018

November 30, 2018 from 12pm to 8pm
Exhibition Park Lethbridge

Friday November 30 - Saturday December 1

Come to Exhibition Park for The Big Christmas Tradeshow & Farmers Market for gift ideas and a big selection of holiday goods.

With over 150 Vendors there will be plenty of activities for everyone to enjoy while shopping. 

North & South Pavilions, Lethbridge Exhibition Park

See our website for more info:

www.exhibitionpark.ca

 

Bull Riders Canada Finals 2018

November 30, 2018 from 5pm to 11pm

NOVEMBER 30 - DECEMBER 1, 2018

Two days of heart-stopping action!

 Watch some of Canada's toughest cowboys face off against some of Canada's rankest bulls to become the Canadian Champion!

ALBERTA BUILDING : 5521 49 Ave

Dec 2, 2018

 

Metiskow Christmas Market 2018

December 02, 2018 from 11am to 5pm
Metiskow Community Hall

Annual Christmas themed Farmers Market featuring exhibitors & Suppliers from the area. Baking/ Christmas Treats, arts and crafts , health & beauty products, Home decor and jewellry are just some of the products on display for sale.

Handi-Cap Parking / Access available

Soup & Sandwich Concession on hand as well as coffee/ Tea/ Desserts

Free Admission. 

11am -5pm 

Metiskow Community Hall: 118 Prairie Ave

Dec 8, 2018

 

Linden Christmas Light Up 2018

December 08, 2018 from 6pm to 9pm
Linden Outdoor Rink

FREE FAMILY EVENT !!

Light up a Row of Christmas Lights on giant trees !

Go Skating at the rink and Have some Hot Chocolate !

Linden Outdoor Rink : 215 1st Street South East, Linden AB

Dec 16, 2018

 

Metiskow Christmas Concert 2018

December 16, 2018 from 2pm to 5pm
Metiskow Community Hall

Annual Christmas Concert Featuring performances by local youth.

Christmas themed skit, performances and carols.

FREE ADMISSION.

Lunch & Snacks, Coffee etc to be served.

Metiskow Community Hall: 118 Prairie Ave