Spirit of Bonnyville Chuckwagon Races

Canadian Professional Chuckwagon Races – keeping western heritage alive. Showcasing local and area ambassadors of the sport of chuckwagon racing from June 28 - 30 in Bonnyville, AB.

Location: Bonnyville, Alberta

If you have never experienced the rush of a live chuckwagon race, head to the Spirit of Bonnyville Chuckwagon Races June 28-30.

The thundering pound of the horses' hooves, the crowd cheering, and those final moments when the horses, wagon and rider simultaneously round the last bend is something that you just need to see live from the stands.

It's all part of the western heritage of this event geared to the whole family.

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Bonnyville Chuckwagons

Schedule overview:

Race Times: Friday & Saturday 7 p.m. (gates open at 5 p.m.), Sunday Race time: 1 p.m. (gate opens at 11 a.m.)


Bonnyville chuckwagons

Chili cook -off on Friday, 12 p.m. till 2 p.m. at the Town of Bonnyville parking lot, hosted by Bonnyville Chamber of Commerce.

Pancake breakfast, Saturday at BAS grounds - 9 a.m. till 11 a.m.

Dance: Friday Night (9 p.m.) $10 must be of age – Band Name: Branch One Eighty Three

Dance: Saturday Night (9 p.m.) $10 must be of age – Band Name: Mid Life Crisis

Admission Info

  • Adults - $20 
  • Seniors - $20
  • Children (7-15 yrs) - $15 
  • 6 yrs & under - FREE


Bonnyville chuckwagons

When You Go

Check out the official Spirit of Bonnyville Chuckwagon Races website.

The town of Bonnyville is within 20 mins of Pelican Point and is home to an array of hotel accommodations. Read about lake life in Bonnyville here.

For more options, visit the MD of Bonnyville's official website. 

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