Catch the Canadian Finals Rodeo all weekend until Sunday, November 5, at Westerner Park's Peavey Mart Centrium. Witness the finest rodeo contestants in thrilling performances vying for the top prize. Click below to learn more details and to purchase tickets.
Website: www.cfrreddeer.ca When: November 1-5, 2023 Where: Westerner Park, 4847A 19 St, Red Deer, AB
Discover the excitement of the Canadian Finals Rodeo Trade Show, a free event held at Westerner Park's Exhibition Hall. No rodeo ticket is required. This official market of the Canadian Finals Rodeo features top-tier western fashion, products from leading Canadian vendors, and daytime entertainment, including live music, autograph sessions, and the Junior Firefighters Challenge.
The CFR Cabaret Corral is open every night during the CFR. This is a free daily event that features live music immediately following each rodeo performance in the Prairie Pavilion, showcasing some incredible Canadian talent. All Cabaret Corral entertainment is and is the place to be for both pre-and post-rodeo performances at the Canadian Finals Rodeo. Click the link below for the full line up of weekend performances.
Discover unique crafts and gifts at the Parkland Garden Centre Craft and Market Sale this Saturday, November 4, from 10:00am to 4:00pm. With more than 35 vendors showcasing a diverse range of items including bath products, jewelry, and pottery, you can get a head start on your holiday shopping.
Website: www.parklandgarden.ca When: Saturday, November 4, 2023 (12:00 – 4:00 pm) Where: Parkland Garden Centre is located 3 minutes East of 30th Avenue, Red Deer on Highway 11 East.
Experience the enchantment of the holiday season at the Blue Grass Enchanted Christmas Market! Like a picturesque scene out of a charming, snowy European village, discover truly one of a kind, handmade treasures by local makers that will make the perfect Christmas gift for the ones you love. Immerse yourself in the Christmas spirit with our expansive Christmas room, festive music, Santa sightings (maybe even the grinch will pop by!) and holiday workshops all set against a backdrop of a Christmas wonderland!
Website: www.bluegrassnursery.com When: Sunday, November 5, 2023, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm Where: 102 - 39026 Range Road 275, Red Deer County, AB
Make sure to check out the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame, located along Highway 2. Engage in interactive games and delve into the rich history of sports with a remarkable collection of memorabilia. Additionally, you can rent e-bikes at the facility, allowing you to explore the area conveniently. Prepare yourself for an immersive experience, filled with all the excitement and fun that the world of sports has to offer at this esteemed venue!
Explore the outdoors on foot and get your heart pumping. The Red Deer trail system is well known as one of the best in Alberta, with over 110 kilometers of easily accessible, paved, hiking, mountain biking, and equestrian trails connecting park users to beautiful green space and park attractions. The nature and stunning sights you’ll see along the way will create beautiful lasting photos and memories.
Looking for weekend plans? Explore the Red Deer Museum and Art Gallery, a hub of passion for art and history. Their mission is to foster an understanding of the people, history, and culture of Central Alberta through an array of rotating and permanent exhibits. Discover more about their current exhibits and operating hours at reddeermuseum.com.
Explore the Gasoline Alley Farmers' Market this upcoming weekend for a delightful experience that's perfect for gearing up for the autumn season. Immerse yourself in a vibrant atmosphere filled with an array of local vendors offering seasonal produce, artisanal crafts, and a variety of delightful treats.
Website: www.gasolinealleymarket.ca When: Friday & Saturday (9 am – 5 pm) | Sunday (10 am – 4 pm) Where: 558 Laura Ave, Red Deer County, AB
Situated in the scenic landscape of The City of Red Deer, the Kerry Wood Nature Centre stands as a beacon of year-round environmental education in Central Alberta. Uncover the wonders of nature through interactive exhibits and an array of unique books and gift items, all housed within the welcoming confines of the Nature Centre.
Embrace the natural beauty of the Waskasoo Park Trail System, with the Nature Centre serving as the ideal gateway for anyone eager to embark on a journey of exploration through the captivating wild spaces and lush greenery of the local area.
Website: www.waskasoopark.ca When: 10 am – 5 pm daily (7 days a week) Where: 6300 45 Ave, Red Deer, AB