Don't miss out on your final chance to experience the thrill of the Canyon Coaster at Canyon Ski Resort in Red Deer! Glide through ski slopes and forest trails on this exhilarating luge track. This is your last opportunity to enjoy the Canyon Coaster for the season.
Special Offer: Additional coaster rides for just $10!! Fall is the perfect time to try the coaster, as you'll be surrounded by the spectacular colors of autumn while racing down the track! Pricing: 1 ride = $25, 2 rides = $35, 3 rides = $45 (and so on!) But here's the catch – this incredible sale is only available by WALK UP. We have limited quantities of tickets, so it's first come, first served! Be sure to mark your calendars for this unforgettable adventure.
Website: www.canyonski.ca/coaster When: Saturday, October 7 and Sunday, October 8, 2023 Where: 38433 Range Road 264A Red Deer County, Alberta
The second annual Fall Festival on Thanksgiving weekend is set to happen at Capstone, they are offering a delightful array of attractions, including live entertainment, a fall-themed vendor market, a charming petting zoo, beer gardens, food trucks, and a variety of kids' games. Click here for the full fall festival schedule: https://bit.ly/3ZMU5lA
Website: www.liveincapstone.ca When: Friday, October 6, 2023 (5:00 pm – 8:00 pm) Saturday, October 7, 2023 (10:00 am – 4:00 pm) Where: Canada 150 Square (5589 47 St, Red Deer, AB)
Embrace the splendid autumn weather this Thanksgiving weekend by exploring the vibrant outdoors on foot. Red Deer's trail system, renowned as one of Alberta's finest, boasts over 110 kilometers of accessible, paved paths for hiking, mountain biking, and horseback riding. Meander through the colorful fall foliage and picturesque landscapes, capturing the beauty of the season and creating treasured memories along the way.
Explore the Gasoline Alley Farmers' Market this weekend for a delightful experience that's perfect for gearing up for the autumn season and Thanksgiving. Immerse yourself in a vibrant atmosphere filled with an array of local vendors offering seasonal produce, artisanal crafts, and a variety of delightful treats. Karaoke Night in the Market Kitchen is back on Saturday, October 7th! Join them from 4:00 pm until 7:00 pm for a fun evening of delicious local food and drinks, and of course, lots of singing. It’s free to take part. The Market Kitchen is located inside the Gasoline Alley Farmers' Market. When the main market is closed, you can access the Market Kitchen through the glass doors at the north end of the farmers' market building.
Website: www.gasolinealleymarket.ca When: Friday, October 6 & Saturday, October 7, 2023 (9 am – 5 pm) | Sunday, October 8, 2023 (10 am – 4 pm) Where: 558 Laura Ave, Red Deer County, AB
The Flatiron Building Museum Gallery will be unveiling a new exhibit called: The Ones We Met: Inuit Traditional Knowledge and the Franklin Expedition. This exhibition explores the importance of Qaujimajatuqangit — Inuit traditional knowledge — which made it possible to determine the fate of the Franklin Expedition, which had set out in 1845 to complete a Northwest Passage. For generations, Inuit shared memories of meetings with sick and starving men, as well as visits to an abandoned ship locked in the ice.
Website: www.lacombemuseum.com When: Friday, October 6 – Saturday, December 30, 2023 Where: Flatiron Building Museum, 5005 50 Ave, Lacombe, Alberta
6. BLUE GRASS VINTAGE MARKET Check out the first large-scale vintage market coming to Red Deer at Blue Grass Garden Centre. Vendors from all over Alberta will bring their best authentic vintage, and vintage-themed pieces for one day only!
Website: www.bluegrassnursery.com When: Saturday, October 7, 2023 (9:00 am - 6:00 pm) Where: 39026 Range Rd 275, Red Deer County AB T4S 2A9
Get ready for an exciting weekend as the Red Deer Rebels hit the ice. On Friday, they face the Prince Albert Raiders, and on Saturday, they take on the Lethbridge Hurricanes. 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: Friday, October 6, 2023 and Saturday, October 7, 2023 Where: 4847A 19 St, Red Deer, AB
Hurry, your chance to experience the Kraay Family Farm is slipping away! This incredible autumn destination awaits just west of Lacombe. Dive into the corn maze and discover a world of fun attractions, including the Farmyard, Jumping Pillow, Mini Golf, and much more. A must-visit destination for families in Central Alberta. Don't miss the opportunity to snap those pumpkin photos – they're closing on October 14, 2023.
Website: www.kraayfamilyfarm.com When: Monday – Saturday (10 am – 9 pm) Where: Kraay Family Farm (Site 6 Box 9 Range Road 1, Lacombe, AB)
8. THE MARKET AT RED DEER
Don't miss out on the final weekend of the season at the Market in Red Deer! It's your last chance to stock up on everything you need for Thanksgiving. Immerse yourself in this bustling market, brimming with farm-fresh produce, a wide array of goods and services, and captivating entertainment.
When: Saturday, October 7, 2023 (8:00 am – 12:30 pm) Where: Red Deer Polytechnic (100 College Boulevard, Red Deer, AB)
Red Hart Brewing invites you to an exceptional evening featuring Jordan Klassen, accompanied by Hey Ocean!'s David Vertesi. And, of course, there's a fantastic selection of beer available for your enjoyment.
Website: www.facebook.com/event When: Sunday, October 8, 2023 (7:00 pm) Where: Red Hart Brewing (112 – 488 McCoy Drive, Red Deer, AB)