Gasoline Alley Farmers’ Market is a vibrant indoor market open year-round in Red Deer County that celebrates local producers, artisans, and farmers from Alberta. They are open every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, they welcome you to meet local bakers, makers, growers, brewers, and crafters.
When: Fridays and Saturdays 9:00 am – 5:00 pm, and Sundays, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Website: www.gasolinealleymarket.ca Where: 558 Laura Avenue, Red Deer County, Alberta Cost: FREE
The weather is warming up for the weekend so get out and experience some fun winter activities Red Deer has to offer. Head to Bower Ponds to go tobogganing down the hill or try out skating. Warm up with hot chocolate in the pavilion. The hours for the rentals and café are: Monday - Friday 4:30-9:00 pm. Saturday and Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm.
Website: www.bowerponds.ca Where: 4715 Fountain Drive Red Deer, AB T4N 6W4 Cost: Free to skate, rentals are an additional fee
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Here in Red Deer, we are fortunate to have several spacious areas perfect for your skiing experience. River Bend Golf and Recreation Area has 19 km of groomed cross-country ski trails surrounded by the beautiful Red Deer River Valley with 4 km of lighted trails for evening runs. They also have cross-country ski rentals for the whole family if you want to try it out.
Website: www.rbgra.ca Where: 3800 River Bend Drive Red Deer County, AB T4P 0Y4 Cost: FREE, rentals are an additional fee
10. CANYON SKI HILL The Snow Tube Park at Canyon Ski Resort is so much fun, book your time on New Year’s Eve then it’s back home for dinner and a movie, the perfect evening. The park is located at the top of the hill complete with 6 groomed lanes. The New Year’s Eve hours are 12:45 pm and 3:00 pm and you can book your tickets online.
Website: www.canyonski.ca Where: 38433, Range Rd 264A, Red Deer County, AB T4E 0Z1 Cost: $25 for 2 hours
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