Come experience one of Red Deer’s signature events throughout the year! These signature events run the gamut from intense marathons to raucous street performances and next-level musical performances. Encapsulating the community spirit – Red Deer’s list of annual and signature events showcase just how amazing this community is.
Westerner Days is five days of action-packed entertainment to do Central Alberta proud. If you’re looking for top-tier quality entertainment with the best company, look no further.
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Accessible and inclusive for all, Red Deer’s annual festival dedicated solely to street performers is a two-day blast of summer enjoyment. CentreFest takes over the entire downtown core, meaning there’s plenty of fun to be had around every corner.
Whether it’s your first time taking in one of Red Deer’s signature events or you’re an annual goer of our area’s unique happenings, we hope you fully enjoy the essences of the Red Deer experience. Signature events take place throughout the spring, summer, fall and winter around here!
Buckle in for a week-long celebration of western culture with entertainment and events on and off-site that will have you kickin’ up your heels! The Canadian Finals Rodeo is proud to bring you six action packed CFR performances featuring the nation’s very best athletes, and a performance from upcoming rodeo stars in the MNP Rising Stars Canadian Junior Finals Rodeo. With over 55 free events added this year, be sure to check out the website for all the ways you can enjoy CFR!
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Westerner Park has been the home of Canada’s Gospel Music Celebration, every summer for the past 18 years. This week, we spoke to festival organizer Wayne Dyck about the park’s amenities, his popular event and why they are a natural fit. Gospel fan favourites Every July, families travel from across the continent – coming from as far away as Florida, says Wayne – to hear high profile artists in southern gospel music and local Canadian acts as well. In the past, headliners have include
Spring has sprung and that means summer is just around the corner. With the sun not setting till much later in the evening there’s more time for you and your family to get out and explore Central Alberta’s adventurous side. Round up the kids, jump in the car, and set off on an exciting adventure in Central Alberta. Let’s get started. Central Alberta Children's Festival Learn, play and be active at the Central Alberta Children’s Festival. Held during the first weekend of June, th
Red Deer is home to many an exciting and challenging obstacle course. This summer, several of them are making their return to the city and if you’ve ever wanted to test your physical limits out in the rugged Red Deer outdoors, there’s not a better time to register, train and start planning your summertime trip to Central Alberta. [caption id="attachment_25089" align="aligncenter" width="600"] After racing your heart out - it's nice to come back to a relaxing place to rest[/caption] For