Taste of Vermilion

The Taste Of Vermilion happens June 28, 2019. Come and experience great food from local eateries and enjoy live music, local artisans and more.

* 2021 dates pending
Community: Vermilion
Region: Central Alberta
Province: Alberta
Festival Type: Food

Treat your taste buds to a province-wide feast from the goodness of Alberta’s best farmers,food artisans and craft brewers. The taste of Vermilion Festival is happening on June 28 at a new location, the Vermilion Ag Grounds.

#TakeItToTheLake this summer. Plan your trip by checking into Vermilion's official website.

This full day of family fun will have your belt busting as you work your way through the many food vendors sampling tasty food from perogies to pulled pork sliders, ice cream and savoury Asian treats. You betcha, there will be ice cream.

Once you’ve satisfied your palate, you’ll be ready for a premium craft ale in the beer gardens or checking out the vintage metal at the classic car show. As the sun sets on the day, in celebration of the upcoming Canada Day, fireworks will light up the sky and you can settle into your lawn chair for an outdoor movie.



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On Canada Day while you're checking out the tastes of Vermilion, enjoy live music, an outdoor movie and fireworks.



Schedule Of Events Downtown

Pancake Breakfast With Communities In Bloom

Start things off at the fire hall parking lot between 7 a.m. and 9 a.m. Nothing shows your Canadian pride more than lathering pancakes in maple syrup.

Beef On A Bun

Grab some lunch hot from the grill located between Long's Value Drug Mart and Craig's Department store on 50th Street. The beef will be cooking from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Children's Activites

Fun for every age group, located at the Lakeland Mall Parking lot from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Bucket Brigade

The famous Bucket Brigade will make its way down 50th Street from Noon to 1 p.m. Have your team of five registered by June 18. Phone Jeanette at 780-581-2402 or email jpottle@vermilion.ca for more details.


Finish the day off with fireworks at the Vermilion Provincial Park Soccer Fields.

When you go

Did you know Vermilion is home to Vermilion Provincial Park? The park runs about 15 kilometres along the south shore of the Vermilion River Valley. Enjoy a day by the river during your visit. Learn more here.

#TakeItToTheLake this summer. Plan your trip by checking into Vermilion's official website.

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* 2021 dates pending