Come and be a part of the annual pumpkin hunt at Heritage Ranch! Take delight in tractor rides, an exciting flashlight hunt, and the thrill of picking your own pumpkins. Remember to bring your blankets and flashlights for an enjoyable evening suitable for all ages. experience a public tractor ride, an adventurous hunt under the night sky, and the opportunity to bring home one pumpkin per person. Indulge in the extra pleasures of hot chocolate and glow sticks for a delightful time for everyone. Additionally, savor a cup of hot chocolate during your tractor ride to the pumpkin patch. Upon arrival, choose the perfect pumpkin to take home with you (one pumpkin per person). Click the link below to book your ticket today!
Website: www.heritageranch.ca When: Friday, October 20, 2023 and Saturday, October 21, 2023 Where: 6300 Cronquist drive, Red Deer AB
Experience the charm of Our Best to You, a Canadian handmade marketplace located in Red Deer. Showcasing the craftsmanship of artists, artisans, makers, and designers from across the nation, this event has been a beloved holiday tradition since 1991. Immerse yourself in the stories and creations of passionate artisans as you explore their handiwork up close. Visit Westerner Park for an unforgettable opportunity to acquire enduring handmade treasures.
Website: www.westernerpark.ca When: Friday, October 20 to Sunday, October 22, 2023 Where: Westerner Park, 4847A 19 St, Red Deer, AB
The Central Alberta Film Festival (CAFF) is currently ongoing until Saturday, October 21, 2023, featuring screenings at Carnival Cinemas. CAFF is dedicated to the education, support, and promotion of visual arts and cinema from Alberta and across Canada. Serving as a nurturing platform, the festival fosters emerging talent from Canada, Alberta, and the international community. Concluding the event is the Red Carpet Gala and award ceremony, a distinguished black-tie affair celebrating the outstanding selections of the Central Alberta Film Festival. Join them at the Red Deer Resort and Casino on Saturday, October 21, 2023, for an evening of glitz and glamour. Click below for the full schedule and how to get tickets.
Website: www.cafilmfestival.ca When: October 18-21, 2023 Where: Screenings at Carnival Cinemas, 5402 - 47 Street, Red Deer Awards Gala at Red Deer Resort and Casino, 3310 50 Ave, Red Deer
Join the excitement as the 37th season of the Red Deer Symphony Orchestra commences with Oktoberfest. Experience the delightful Hungarian dances by Brahms and Smetana's homage to his homeland, Ma Vlast. Transport yourself to distant realms through the melodic and exhilarating compositions of these two renowned 19th-century maestros. Secure your tickets today at www.rdso.ca and be part of the new season opener!
Website: www.rdso.ca When: Saturday, October 21, 2023 Where: Red Deer Polytechnic Arts Centre
Embrace the autumn season by embarking on invigorating outdoor adventures. Delight in the vibrant hues of fall foliage while traversing the renowned Red Deer trail system, spanning over 110 kilometers. This trail network provides effortless access to paved paths, perfect for leisurely strolls, exhilarating mountain biking, and scenic equestrian rides. Immerse yourself in the natural splendor and capture unforgettable moments amidst the breathtaking landscapes, making memories that will linger in your heart and photo albums.
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
Get ready for an exciting game as the Red Deer Rebels go up against the Saskatoon Blades. With doors opening at 6:00 pm and the puck dropping at 7:00 pm, it's the perfect opportunity to enjoy thrilling hockey action. Whether a passionate fan or looking for a great night out, everyone is invited to cheer on the Rebels and create lasting memories.
Website: www.chl.ca/whl-rebels When: Saturday, October 21, 2023 Where: Westerner Park, 4847A 19 St, Red Deer, AB
Celebrate the spirit of the Red Deer at the "You Are Welcome Here" community fair. Drop by the G.H. Dawe Community Centre on Saturday, October 21, between 12:30 and 3:30 p.m. to explore the array of services available within our city.
Red Deer Polytechnic is thrilled to invite alumni, partners, and the central Alberta community to their campus for Homecoming 2023. Enjoy a self-guided tour of their campus and catch some exciting Kings and Queens action. Explore the link below for the complete list of events.
Don't miss the lively atmosphere at the Velvet Olive this Saturday, where Simon and Dainah Donovan will be hosting an evening filled with fantastic music and memorable moments. Entry for all shows is by donation, which directly supports the talented musicians gracing our stage. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis (no reservations).