Haying in the 30's

The annual Haying in the 30's, held the last weekend of july, help people diagnosed with cancer in the Lakeland Region and beyond. Come and enjoy the events, including wagon rides and daily old-fashioned farming demonstrations.

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Community: Mallaig
Region: Central Alberta
Province: Alberta
Festival Type: Arts & Culture

The Municipal District of Bonnyville is home to a great lineup of events.
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Haying in the 30's is held on the August long weekend, celebrating the olden days of farming.  Take a walk around the Mallaig grounds and see what it was like to be a farmer in the 1930s. Share this page on Twitter.

Admission and camping fees are free, but all proceeds of the event goes to help people with cancer, who are going through treatment. The event is a chance for families and friends to enjoy and heritage and charity in one event. All donations go to help people with cancer.

Events throughout the weekend include, face-painting, horseshoe demos, old-fashioned farming demos and beef on a bun dinner.

Featured events

Opening Ceremony and Parade - Saturday

Horses, floats, candy and a parade usher in Haying in the 30's. 

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Beef on a bun - Saturday

Enjoy a free supper on Saturday night provide by the organizers of Haying in the 30's.


Old-fashioned hoedown - Saturday

After you've filled up on barbecued beef, put on your dancing shoes and head to good old hoedown. Music that you can two-step to all night is on tap for all ages. 

Interfaith service

On Sunday morning, Haying in the 30's hosts an interfaith service for anyone who would like to attend. 

Schedule of Events for 2022 

This year's schedule has not yet been finalized as of last update.

For the most recent updates and program info, visit the festival website.

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