What’s happening this Weekend, August 20-22, 2021

Actors on an outdoor stage

Looking for some fun entertainment this weekend, then look no further. Here is a list of some of the great things we have to offer in and around Red Deer’s backyard. There is always something happening at Capstone, so why not head over for their open story experience, check out the unique art installations, take in the Country Pride Dance … Read More

Tourism Talk Tuesday – The Jungle Farm

One of the staples of central Alberta is the family farm.  While some raise cattle, produce grain or dairy, others like the Jungle Farm, add fruit, vegetables, flowers and memorable experiences! Let’s introduce you to Leona and Blaine Staples the owners and operators of the Jungle Farm. Leona came back home in 1996 to her family farm, that has been … Read More

Tourism Talk Tuesday – Cilantro and Chive Red Deer

When it comes to local restaurants, Tourism Red Deer has a strong menu of places to eat and enjoy! One of those places is none other than the “new kid in town”, Cilantro and Chive, well not so new to central Alberta but new to the City of Red Deer! Owner Rieley Kay, has worked in the restaurant industry since … Read More

Tourism Talk Tuesday with Bower Ponds Recreation

Bower Ponds Recreation

The Bower Ponds area just off the Red Deer River boasts an expansive and mature park setting with ample wildlife. It features a series of interconnecting ponds with gushing fountains and is bordered by nearly 2 km of paved trails. You will also find a fishing dock, playground, pollinator park, patio, outdoor washrooms, and a natural amphitheatre with a covered … Read More