Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, October 24, 2017
Annual Organizational Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

The public is welcome to attend. See the upcoming meeting agenda

Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

The public is welcome to attend. See the upcoming meeting agenda

Thursday, October 26, 2017
Have a Whoot Party
Time: 9:30 am - 11:00 am
Location: Main Hall | Blackfalds Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

Calling all owl lovers young and young at heart to come celebrate all things autumn. Come join Blackfalds FCSS, Kids Konnection Licensed Family Day Home, and Blackfalds Parent Link with our owl inspired theme so wear your owl attire! With special guests, snacks and fun!

Please RSVP 403-600-9066 by Oct. 12.

FREE

Friday, October 27, 2017
Public Drop-In Skating
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena (5302 Broadway Ave)

Come and enjoy some fun and exercise as you hit the ice at the Multi-Plex Arena on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm.

$2 Admission.

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Monster Bash
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

Come and spend the afternoon with the kids for the annual family Halloween party! Wear your best costume, dance to all the favourite Halloween songs, play some games, capture memories at the photo booth, and enjoy a treat at the candy buffet.

Limited tickets $5/person. Must be purchased in advance at the Abbey Centre starting October 1, 2017.

Town photographer will be on site

Sunday, October 29, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, November 5, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Saturday, November 11, 2017
Remembrance Day Ceremony
Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Abbey Centre | 4500 Womacks Rd

This is not a Town event and is organized by the Blackfalds Church organizations.

Service begins at 10:45. Refreshments to follow

Parking is limited, please arrive early. Most of the service will be indoors but a brief ceremony will take place outdoors at the cenotaph. Warm clothing is recommended.

Contact 403-885-9828 for more information.

See Remembrance Day Poster

Sunday, November 12, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Tuesday, November 14, 2017
"Snowflake Season" Community Market
Time: 3:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Blackfalds Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd
Saturday, November 18-19, 2017
Merry Market Trade Show & Craft Fair
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Abbey Centre

This annual event is hosted by the Blackfalds & District Chamber of Commerce.

View event poster.

Sunday, November 19, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Friday, November 24, 2017
Public Drop-In Skating
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena (5302 Broadway Ave)

Come and enjoy some fun and exercise as you hit the ice at the Multi-Plex Arena on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm.

$2 Admission.

Saturday, November 25, 2017
Breakfast with Santa
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Enjoy a pancake breakfast with Ole' St. Nick. Do crafts, mail your letter to the North Pole, meet Santa and his helpers and take pictures with Santa.
Parents: don't forget your camera for the photo booth!
If you can't make it to breakfast, don't worry. He will be back for lunch!

Limited tickets $7/person. Must be purchased in advance at the Abbey Centre starting October 1, 2017. 

Lunch with Santa
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Enjoy lunch with Ole' St. Nick. Do crafts, mail your letter to the North Pole, meet Santa and his helpers and take pictures with Santa.
Parents: don't forget your camera for the photo booth!

Limited tickets $7/person. Must be purchased in advance at the Abbey Centre starting October 1, 2017. 

Second Annual Chamber of Commerce Christmas Gala
Time: 7:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Location: Blackfalds Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd

The Chamber invites business owners, staff, and guests to celebrate "A Night Under the Stars"

See event poster.

Sunday, November 26, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Light Up Blackfalds
Time: 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Civic & Cultural Centre/Tayles Park

2017 marks the 10th year of Light up Blackfalds and we are excited to announce Stantec as the main sponsor for this year's joyous evening. This free event kicks off the holiday season as Tayles Water Spray Park lights up and offers a fun evening for the whole family.

Entertainment will feature Christmas carols by the Iron Ridge Junior Campus choir at approx. 6:45, a short speech by our sponsor and a few words from the chair of the Recreation, Culture & Parks Board who will start the countdown starts 7:00 p.m. sharp. Coffee and hot chocolate by donation to the Christmas Bureau will be served up by our local Tim Horton’s. For those who won’t be able to make it, the park lights up every day Mon - Sun 5 p.m. till dawn until early January. The musical portion of the display runs Sunday - Thursday from 6 - 8 p.m. and Friday & Saturday 6 - 9 p.m.

View promotional poster

Sunday, December 3, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Wednesday, December 6, 2017
CP Holiday Train Visits Blackfalds
Time: 8:20 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: On Gregg St between Broadway Ave & East Ave

The Holiday Train, which welcomes donations of non-perishable food items & cash for the Blackfalds Food Bank, arrives at 8:20 pm. A free concert from 8:30 - 9:00 pm with performers Dallas Smith & Odds will take place on Gregg St between Broadway and East Ave.

Both Broadway Ave at the railway crossing & Gregg St at East Ave will be closed to vehicle traffic from 8 - 9 pm.

Donations to the Blackfalds Food Bank will be accepted at the drop-off locations at Tayles Park.

Plan to arrive early & walk if possible, as nearby parking will be limited.

For more information, visit http://www.cpr.ca/holiday-train/canada

Friday, December 8, 2017
Public Drop-In Skating
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena (5302 Broadway Ave)

Come and enjoy some fun and exercise as you hit the ice at the Multi-Plex Arena on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm.

$2 Admission.

Saturday, December 9-10, 2017
Blackfalds Community Christmas Market
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Abbey Centre
Sunday, December 10, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, December 17, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, December 24, 2017
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, December 31, 2017
New Year's Eve Free Family Skate
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena - 5302 Broadway Ave
  • First 50 people take home a special treat!
  • Free Prize Draws
  • Complimentary snacks & beverages
  • Photo Booth
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, January 7, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, January 14, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Thursday, January 18, 2018
Snowflake Luncheon
Time: 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
Location: Main Hall - Blackfalds Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

Adults 50+ and families with young children are invited to join Blackfalds FCSS, Kids Konnection Licensed Family Day Home and Blackfalds Parent Link as we bring a winter wonderland indoors, socialize and be entertained while enjoying a delicious lunch.

Please RSVP 403-600-9066 by Jan. 5.

FREE

Friday, January 19, 2018
Public Drop-In Skating
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena (5302 Broadway Ave)

Come and enjoy some fun and exercise as you hit the ice at the Multi-Plex Arena on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm.

$2 Admission.

Sunday, January 21, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, January 28, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, February 4, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Friday, February 9, 2018
Public Drop-In Skating
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena (5302 Broadway Ave)

Come and enjoy some fun and exercise as you hit the ice at the Multi-Plex Arena on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm.

$2 Admission.

Sunday, February 11, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, February 18, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, February 25, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, March 4, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Friday, March 9, 2018
Public Drop-In Skating
Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena (5302 Broadway Ave)

Come and enjoy some fun and exercise as you hit the ice at the Multi-Plex Arena on Fridays from 11 am to 1 pm.

$2 Admission.

Sunday, March 11, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Sunday, March 18, 2018
Jim Hurley Free Skate
Time: 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

FREE skating every Sunday from September 18 to March 19.

Sponsored by the Blackfalds Ag Society

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
Volunteer Appreciation Event
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Main Hall | Blackfalds Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

Come and celebrate some of our finest dedicated and committed individuals that make a difference in our community every day. RSVP by April 12, 2018 by calling 403.600.9066 or email volunteers@blackfalds.com.

Nominate a person in our community who selflessly gives their time for one of our annual Volunteer Awards:

  • Carol Simpson Volunteer of the Year Award
  • Leaders of Tomorrow Award
  • Dylan Stork Youth Ambassador Award

Deadline for nominations is March 13, 2018

For more information on how to nominate visit www.blackfalds.com/volunteer

Mark your calendars! National Volunteer Week April 15 - April 21, 2018