Weekends are made for getaways, and in Central Alberta, there’s no shortage of sights to see. It doesn’t matter if it’s solo, with a date or a best bud, or with a carful of kids, new memories and stories to share for years are just down the highway. Here are just some of the locations to plot into the GPS.
Where else can be getting lost be fun than at a life-size maze! Put down the iPads & tablets and get down to the maze for a reality game time made of growing creative designs that changes every year. Alberta is also home to the maze that holds Guiness record for the largest… Read More >>
Visiting a theme park is an exciting and thrilling way to have a whole day long fun family outing. Here is a list of amusement parks in Alberta, Canada to help you plan a ‘screamastic’ trip. 1. World Water Park, Edmonton World Water Park is one of best water parks in… Read More >>
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4804 48th Street Sylvan Lake T4S 1M6
The Sylvan Lake Aquatic Centre is an indoor facility that features a six lane, 25 meter main pool with an attached child and tot pool. The aquatic center is used for lane swims, swim lessons, fitness classes, mom and tot swim, and open swim night. Read More >>
RR 284, Hwy 12, W of Bentley, Gull Lake.
Established in 1932, Aspen Beach Provincial Park is the first provincial Park to be established in Alberta. The park with 2.14 sq. km area is a manicured landscape that provides camping facilities and Gull Lake beach access. Read More >>
30 Riverview Park, Red Deer, AB T4N 1E3, Canada
Open year-round except Dec. 25, Dec 26, Jan 1, Good Friday, and Easter Sunday.
With a vision To preserve and celebrate Alberta’s rich sports history for all to enjoy, and with over 7,000 square feet of exhibit space, the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame and Museum is an interactive, hands-on celebration of Alberta’s sporting history. Read More >>
Named after the large population of gulls found near the lake, Gull Lake is a large shallow lake with a catchment area of 206 sq. km, located west of the City of Lacombe in the counties of Ponoka and Lacombe. Gull Lake is a popular recreational lake with sandy beaches. Read More >>
Mid May to September long weekend
In addition to being a working farm, Ellis Bird farm is a non profit organization devoted to the conservation of Mountain Bluebirds, Tree Swallows and other native cavity-nesting birds. Read More >>
Red Deer College Arts Centre Mainstage, 100 College Blvd, Red Deer
October 14, 2017
The most beloved family show in the world, featuring European-style circus extravaganza including physical comedy, juggling, acrobats from the Moscow Circus, highly intelligent dogs and even house cats! All our pets are trained using positive reinforcement techniques and enhancing their natural abilities. Read More >>
North of the Tennis Courts, 4514 50 Avenue, Wetaskiwin
June 24, 2017
WESTASKIWIN! Are you ready for your first outdoor movie of the summer? Movie: The Great Outdoors It’s vacation time for outdoorsy Chicago man Chet Ripley (John Candy), along with his wife, Connie (Stephanie Faracy), and their two kids, Buck (Chris Young) and Ben (Ian Giatti). Read More >>
Railway Avenue, Donalda, AB
July 1, 2017
Red Lamp Market is an open outdoor market for all ages in Donalda, AB. Market features handcrafted items, antiques, organic products and more.. Rain or Shine! Free admission Facebook: Red Lamp Market Who is it for? all-ages HOW MUCH Tickets : Free Admission for public Vendors – $20. Read More >>