Fairs & Events

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

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 4, 2018



February 04, 2018 from 3pm to 8pm

Family Friendly Entertainment & Meal

Featuring Val Hilliker - Canadian Comedy Ventriloquist

Jacqie Paul - Free Style Face Painter

A Pasta Extravaganza featuring homemade lasagna, chicken alfredo, spaghetti & more !

Doors open at 3pm - Ventriloquist show at 4pm - Meal to follow.

Face Painting Before & After show.


$10: Ages 13 & up

$5: Ages 12 & Under

Free: Ages 2 & Under

Reserve your Tickets : Diane (780) 795-2206 , Pat ( 780) 795-2545 , Gladys (780) 795-2203

BEAVER MEADOW HALL - 55518 Range Road 123 Yellowhead County

Hattonford, North of Niton Junction, AB

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 - 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


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

Feb 26, 2018


Acme & District - BMO AG Info DAY

February 26, 2018 from 8:30am to 4pm

Monday February 26, 2018 - Acme Community Hall, Acme Alberta

BMO Ag Info day is a networking and information day where we will bring you the following 

-Global Ag Risk Solutions – Know your options for insuring crop production risk 

-Ag Exchange Group – CXN360 Online Marketplace

-Decisive Farming – Discover how you can succeed by being decisive

-BMO Wealth Management – Investment Strategies

– Merle Good – Family Farm Succession….. The Impossible Dream

Sign in 8:30am

Speakers: 9:00am to 4:00pm

Fee $10 (includes coffee, lunch and snacks)**

Register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/bmo-ag-information-day-tickets-42369651769

If you are having any issues with the online registration please contact Jenn Bamber at 403 556 5194

Registration Deadline Extended to February 22, 2018

**All Net Proceeds go to the Acme & District Agricultural Society

Jun 9, 2018



June 09, 2018 at 8:30pm

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 5pm

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 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

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