Rev, run and paint at northern Alberta late summer events
Northeast Alberta - FestivalSeekers has three events that will leave you revving, running and painting. Happening in Alberta’s Northeast this September here is a round up to events that will get you going.
The M.D. of Bonnyville, the Town of Vermilion and Athabasca County are not just water based getaways, but also hot spots for festivals & events. Moving from summer sunshine days to cozy September nights filled with friends, music, food, and drinks, now is the time to plan, or at least get acquainted with what there is to discover in #NEAB.
Northeast Alberta events this September
September 4: Cherry Grove Car Show & Shine, Cold Lake
Enjoy a relaxing, social day filled with classic muscle cars, import racers, gnarly Harleys, and so many other unique vehicles at the Cherry Grove Car Show & Shine. Head to Cold Lake for the weekend and then check out Kinosoo Ridge Resort on the day of the car show.
While in the area, for a nature refresh or some extra adventure, read up on these three ways to amp your camping lakeside in Bonnyville.
September 10: Kapawinihk Wilderness Triathlon, Athabasca
Bike, paddle and run the trails at this year's Kapawinihk Wilderness Triathlon, and enjoy a weekend of adventure in Athabasca. Kapawinihk Wilderness Triathlon is an open, friendly triathlon that encourages locals and traveling attendees to focus on their health and less on the competitive aspect of triathlons.
Hit the road for a ZenSeekers NEAB expedition.
Head to Northern Alberta to get into nature and compete in a tough but rewarding triathlon in the town of Athabasca and get away from the urban jungle marathons.
September 10: Art in the Park, Vermilion
Grab a glass of wine, some local cheese and escape in the arts of Vermilion. Visitors and locals can expect art classes, live entertainment and art with food vendors to paint the perfect palette for a day in the park.
Welcome to the Vermilion Goodlife Institute’s annual Art in the Park.
When you go
There are great outdoors events happening in Northeast Alberta this summer, here are a few tips on how to enjoy your time in up North: