Get ready for the biggest Oktoberfest celebration in Central Alberta at Westerner Park. Raise your stein and embrace the rich traditions of this world-renowned festival. Whether you’re a beer enthusiast, a foodie, or just looking for a good time with family and friends, our festival has something for all interests. Get your tickets now and join in on a fun night of German fun and festivities!
Website: www.spiritofreddeer.com When: Saturday, September 23, 2023 (6:30 pm – 11 pm) Where: Westerner Park (4847 19 St, Red Deer, AB)
Don’t miss out on this awesome opportunity to learn more about aviation in our community with Girls in Aviation Day hosted by the Red Deer Regional Airport! This is a great chance to connect and network with plenty of aviation professionals, local aviation companies, colleges, and aviation schools. Participants will also get the chance to experience hands-on aviation STEM activities! This free event is geared towards girls 8-17, but attendees of all backgrounds are warmly welcomed to attend and learn about aviation!
Website: www.flyreddeer.com When: Saturday, September 23, 2023 (11 am – 5 pm) Where: Red Deer Regional Airport, Scottsville Aviation Services – Hangar A (3824 Airport Dr, Springbrook, AB)
Immerse yourself in the captivating community of Capstone and treat yourself to an unforgettable evening of this free outdoor cabaret-style concert series. Featuring the talented singer-songwriter, Shalaine Stebner! Plus, chow down on delicious bites from local food trucks while tapping your feet to Shalaine's soulful tunes.
Get ready for fall with this distinctive craft show and market hosted at the Baymont Inn! Treat yourself to some new seasonal items offered by talented and dedicated local vendors. This market offers jewelry, woodworking pieces, kitchen items, home décor, clothing, delicious treats, and more!
Website: www.visitreddeer.com When: Sunday, September 24, 2023 (10 am – 4 pm) Where: Baymont Inn (4311 49 Ave, Red Deer, AB)
Mark your calendars for Gasoline Alley Harley-Davidson's 12th annual chili cook-off! With just a $10 donation, you get the chance to taste every unique chili that participants have entered in the cook-off. All proceeds will be going to the Red Deer Hospice Society so make sure you head down and get some chili!
Appreciate the comedic styling of Vancouver based comedian, Steve Taddy, at the 2023 Craft Island Comedy Festival hosted by Red Hart Brewing! Enjoy a lively and laughter-filled atmosphere where people come together to enjoy humour and have a good time. The energy will be infectious!
Website: www.facebook.com/event When: Saturday, September 23, 2023 Where: Red Hart Brewing (#112 - 488 McCoy Dr, Red Deer, AB)
Prepare to be amazed by local talent in this live theatre circuit hosted by the Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery! Learn about our history with stories about us and our community with these incredible performances written, produced, directed, and performed by local artists. Arrive 10 minutes prior to show time and enjoy outdoor entertainment while you wait!
Website: www.reddeermuseum.com When: Friday, September 22 & Saturday, September 23, 2023 (7 pm – 8:30 pm) | Sunday, September 24, 2023 (2 pm – 3:30 pm) Where: Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery (4525 47A Ave, Red Deer, AB)
Mark your calendars, assemble your crew, and get ready for a night of unforgettable adventures at the G.H. Dawe Community Centre’s Surf N Turf Pirate Party! Don’t miss out on this opportunity to become a pirate of the sea while you swim, play, and participate in E-sport excitement! Calling all youth aged 8-17 to come get their wristbands and start having fun!
Website: www.reddeer.ca When: Friday, September 22, 2023 (7 pm – 9 pm) Where: G.H. Dawe Community Centre (6175 67 St, Red Deer, AB)
Learn about Red Deer’s history while enjoying a 1-hour guided downtown walking tour. This tour will allow you to experience the public art collection while also teaching you about the significance and importance of arts and culture in Red Deer. Pre-register for this event to get your step in!
Website: www.reddeermuseum.com When: Saturday, September 23, 2023 (1 pm – 2 pm) Where: Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery (4525 47A Ave, Red Deer, AB)
Join in on the fun with Mickey the Beaver and Francis the Pig, two cherished icons of Red Deer, and embark on an exciting adventure that’s suitable for everyone, as part of the Alberta Culture Days festivities! Throughout the entire month of September, engage in the Downtown Red Deer Scavenger Hunt at your own leisure, with some truly amazing prizes being given out. Scan all the QR codes concealed at important landmarks spread across Downtown Red Deer for your chance to win!