Festivals Calendar

Alberta and British Columbia are packed with festivals and events year round.

If you are looking for top music, art, food and cultural experiences, you’ve come to the right spot. We hope what you discover here will lead you to some unexpected adventures and new, learning experiences. Be sure and tell us where you end up #FestivalSeekers.

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    Be a part of the taste of Okotoks. This fun new event will showcase the delicious food of the Okotoks area. The pedestrian-friendly event offers live music, great eats, a variety of artists, family fun with face painting and more. Other activities throughout the day include, boutique shopping from local artisans and entertainment. 

    Community: Okotoks
    Region: Central Alberta
    Province: Alberta
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    It's the weekend to truly appreciate the colourful mountain flowers that decorate the alpine environment. It's a great weekend and it's free for families to enjoy on the B.C. Day long weekend.

    Community: Sun Peaks Resort
    Region: Interior BC
    Province: British Columbia
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    Come celebrate the western way at the 130th annual Medicine Hat Exhibition and Stampede. Non-stop music, rodeo and entertainment.

    Community: Medicine Hat
    Region: Southern Alberta
    Province: Alberta
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    Head to Boyle for the annual rodeo. Round up your favourite cowpokes and get ready to enjoy one of Alberta’s best rodeos, including more than sport, music and entertainment.

    Community: Boyle
    Region: Edmonton & Area
    Province: Alberta
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    Get ready for an action-packed weekend of events in Alert Bay. The all-weekend event held along the waterfront celebrates summer with art, local music, talent contests, a fishing derby, kids zone, fitness challenge and more. 

    Community: Alert Bay
    Region: Vancouver Island
    Province: British Columbia
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    For its 21st anniversary the Sasquatch Gathering is returning to Rangeton Park, AB from July 28-30 2017

    Community: Rangeton Park
    Region: Central Alberta
    Province: Alberta
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    The Annual Vermilion Fair is presented by the Vermilion Agriculture Society. Events include a parade, trade show, animal judging, pony chuckwagon and chariot races, entertainment and agricultural/horticultural displays. Each year several thousand exhibitors showcase their talents in a friendly competitive spirit.

    Community: Vermilion
    Region: Central Alberta
    Province: Alberta
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    It's all about having fun in the sun with this year's Inglewood Sunfest!  This year event organizers are adding more things to see and do, plus they'll still have all the favorite activities for the whole family.  Join the community of Inglewood from 11 am to 5 pm as the street comes alive with performers, vendors, and  fantastic food.

    Community: Calgary
    Region: Calgary & Area
    Province: Alberta
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    CentreFest is the largest, most affordable, most accessible festival in central Albera with over 28,000 attendees during the festival.

    Community: Red Deer
    Region: Central Alberta
    Province: Alberta
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    WIde Skies Music and Arts is a festival guaranteed to entertain everyone over two-days. July 26 features the free outdoor event next to Southminster Church.

     

    Community: Lethbridge
    Region: Southern Alberta
    Province: Alberta
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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

    Community: Mallaig
    Region: Central Alberta
    Province: Alberta
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     Join concert-goers from around the globe who make the yearly pilgrimage to a 400-acre mini pop-up village created each year in Camrose, Alberta. It’s an amazing sight and what makes it extra-special is the neighbourly feel that abounds.

    Community: Camrose
    Region: Central Alberta
    Province: Alberta