Gasoline Alley Farmers' Market invites everyone to join in the celebration of its third birthday with a Market Birthday Party on Saturday, January 27th, from 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. The festivities include free and fun activities for all attendees. From 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm, enjoy face painting, live music by Dean Ray, and the talents of a balloon artist. As the day continues, head over to the Market Kitchen for Karaoke from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Plus, grab a mini birthday cupcake while supplies last to add a sweet touch to the celebration. Come and be a part of the joyous occasion at Gasoline Alley Farmers' Market!
Get ready for a thrilling night of hockey! This Friday, witness the Red Deer Rebels face off against the Edmonton Oil Kings. Join them again on Saturday as they take on the Brandon Wheat Kings. Doors open at 6:00 PM, with the puck dropping at 7:00 PM. Whether you're a die-hard fan or simply seeking a good time, come out to cheer on the Rebels and create some fantastic memories!
Witness the ultimate showdown at Bull Skit Comedy's Maestro Improv™! Only one performer will emerge victorious, earning the prestigious title of MAESTRO and the coveted Canadian five-dollar bill. This unique format, created by improv legend Keith Johnstone, brings together improvisers from diverse backgrounds to engage in friendly competition and entertain the audience. Join them for a night of laughter where doors open at 7 PM, and the show kicks off at 8 PM.
The Wildlife Festival is happening at Westerner Park in Red Deer from January 26th to 28th. This family-friendly event offers the chance to meet a sloth, hop with a kangaroo, and pet a porcupine. General admission runs from 1:00 pm to 6:30 pm on Friday, January 26th, with an Adults Only session from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. On Saturday, the festival goes from 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, and on Sunday from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. Get your tickets now for a unique wildlife experience!
Explore well-being at the Healthy Living Expo! Head to the Harvest Centre in Westerner Park for a family-friendly event with health professionals, fitness spaces, and local artisans. Enjoy lively demos, interactive exhibits, a Kid Zone, and chances to win prizes. Whether kickstarting a fitness journey or just enjoying a great day out, the expo has something for everyone. Connect with the health community on Saturday, January 27, 2024, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm!
Experience Winter Wonderland Family Fun Day at G.H. Dawe Community Centre on Saturday, January 27, 2024, from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. Bring your family for a day filled with frosty festivities, including the Winter Waves Pool Party, Blizzard Bash Carnival Games, Snowflake Public Skate, and the Free Frosty Family Fair featuring local booths from organizations like Red Deer Family Resource Centre, Hope Mission, Youth HQ, and Red Deer Primary Care Network. Explore the Red Deer Public Library's family literacy day party from 1:00 to 2:30 p.m. While most activities have admission fees, the Free Frosty Family Fair is open to all, providing insights into the remarkable initiatives of local charities supporting youth and families.
Website: www.reddeer.ca When: Saturday, January 27, 2024 Where: 6175 67 Street, Red Deer, AB
Experience family snowshoeing at Kerry Wood Nature Centre. Snowshoes are available for ages 3 and up; feel free to bring sleds for the little ones. Dress warmly for a cozy time at Gaetz Lakes Sanctuary. All are welcome. Cost: $3/person or $10/family. Drop-in; snowshoes are first-come, first-served, from 12:00 – 3:00 pm.
Website: www.waskasoopark.ca When: Sunday, January 28, 2024 Where: Kerry Wood Nature Centre, 6300 45 Ave, Red Deer, AB
Embrace the upcoming splendid weekend by dusting off your skates and heading down to the picturesque Bower Ponds. Renowned as one of the most charming and beloved skating spots in the region, Bower Ponds not only offers stunning scenery but also provides convenient skate rentals for your enjoyment. Take advantage of the beautiful weather and create unforgettable memories on the ice this weekend at Bower Ponds!
Only 10 minutes east of the city, Canyon Ski Hill stands as Alberta's largest non-mountain downhill ski resort. With 20 runs, six lifts, night skiing, a ski lodge, and equipment rentals, it's a winter enthusiast's paradise. Don't miss the Snow Tube Park with six groomed lanes at the hill's peak for added excitement!
Enjoy the beauty of cross-country skiing in Red Deer with our ample, groomed trails. River Bend Golf and Recreation Area provides a stunning backdrop with 19 km of meticulously groomed cross-country ski trails, nestled in the picturesque Red Deer River Valley. For those who prefer evening runs, there are 4 km of lighted trails. They also provide cross-country ski rentals. Explore the winter wonderland at River Bend with ease and enjoy a day of outdoor adventure!