Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 4, 2020
Family Easter Event **CANCELLED**
Time: 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Location: Blackfalds Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

We apologize for the inconvenience but given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, we have decided to cancel the Easter Event. See more info here.

Arena Expansion Ground Breaking Ceremony **POSTPONED**
Time: 4:30 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

We apologize for the inconvenience but given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, we have decided to postpone the ground-breaking event. See more info here.

Please join local dignitaries, Town of Blackfalds Council, Staff, Recreation Culture and Parks Board members and Library Board members as the Town breaks ground on the Arena Expansion Project.

Following the ceremony will the DIDS 2nd Annual Raise the Rink Fundraiser

Tickets for the fundraiser may be purchased in advance on Eventbrite.

D.I.D.S Raise the Rink Fundraiser **POSTPONED**
Time: 5:30 pm - 1:00 am

Given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, the Dual Ice Development Society has decided to postpone this event.

The Dual Ice Development Society is excited to host the 2nd Annual Raise the Rink!

Come join us on Saturday, April 4, 2020 as we transform the Blackfalds Multiplex and host our 2nd Annual Raise the Rink fundraiser!

This year have the Calgary Duelling Pianos, a catered dinner, silent and live auctions, and a lot more fun activities to raise money to embellish the Blackfalds Arena expansion!

Delicious food and snacks, great drink specials, and a fun night planned out with your friends! This is the party of the year and you do NOT want to miss!

Friday, April 10, 2020
Town & FCSS Offices Closed
Time: All Day
Location: Civic Cultural Centre | 5018 Waghorn St

The Town and FCSS offices are closed on April 10 - April 13.

Abbey Centre Holiday Hours

April 10 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

April 13 | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Solid WASTE AND Recycling will remain as scheduled .

The Transfer Station will be closed Good Friday.

Happy Easter from all of us!

Sunday, April 12, 2020
Easter Sunday
Time: All Day
Monday, April 13, 2020
Town & FCSS Offices Closed
Time: All Day

The Town and FCSS offices are closed on April 10 - April 13.

Abbey Centre Holiday Hours

April 10 | 11am - 5pm

April 13 | 11am - 5pm

Solid WASTE AND Recycling will remain as scheduled.

Happy Easter from all of us!

Thursday, April 23, 2020
Volunteer Appreciation Event **POSTPONED**
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Blackfalds Community Centre | Main Hall | 4810 Womacks Rd

We apologize for the inconvenience but given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, we have decided to postpone this event.

The Town of Blackfalds is currently preparing to recognize and celebrate the contributions made by our valued volunteers. Whether they are involved in Town of Blackfalds special events, community programs, community organizations and groups, or as part of our Town boards/committees, volunteers are an integral part of the prosperity of our community.

Come celebrate these dedicated community volunteers nominated for multiple awards including:

  • Carol Simpson Volunteer of the Year Award,
  • Outstanding Group Award (adult category), and
  • The Gloria House Mentor Award.

Food will be provided by Bob Ronnie’s Catering. Please let us know when you RSVP if you have any dietary restrictions.

Please RSVP by April 13 to volunteer@blackfalds.com.

Nominations are now closed.

Friday, May 1, 2020
Youth Week May 1 - 7 **Activities Cancelled**
Time: All Day

We apologize for the inconvenience but given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, we have decided to cancel the activities for this event.

Online Activities to be announced.

Tuesday, May 5, 2020
Intergenerational Strawberry Tea **CANCELLED**
Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Blackfalds Community Centre | 4810 Womacks Rd

We apologize for the inconvenience but given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, we have decided to cancel this event.

Thursday, May 7, 2020
Youth Recognition Night **POSTPONED**
Time: 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location: Blackfalds Community Centre | Main Hall | 4810 Womacks Rd

We apologize for the inconvenience but given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, we have decided to postpone this event.

This is your moment!

Get dressed in your best and help the Town of Blackfalds celebrate the community's youth volunteers. Youth are an important part of the volunteer community and it is their time to shine as we recognize them for their hard work and contributions to various Town of Blackfalds special events, community programs, organizations and groups.

Join us for this special evening as we spotlight our youth volunteers at Centre Stage.

Please RSVP by April 27 to volunteer@blackfalds.com.

To nominate someone who has selflessly given their time, please go to blackfalds.com/volunteer to download the nomination form.

Sunday, May 10, 2020
Mother's Day
Time: All Day
Monday, May 11, 2020
Spring Clean Up
Time: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

It's that time of year again! The Town of Blackfalds is holding the annual Spring Clean Up Electronics and Paint Round Up from May 11 - 15.

The Public Works Department picks up & disposes of unwanted furniture and appliances for no charge each spring.

Residents must call the Town Office at 403.885.4677 on or before May 8 to register items and have them out by May 11.

Please place all items for disposal on the edge of your property. Items inside your property can not be picked up.

  • Please sort items into piles of wood, metal, dry rubble, paint, oil, hazardous waste, furniture and appliances (those with Freon require a special permit - contact the Town for more information).
  • Grass, sod and compost must be bagged or put in a manageable container.
  • Clean up is intended for household and yard


Unregistered items left out will not be removed.

Thursday, May 14, 2020
Operations Centre Public Open House **CANCELLED**
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Operations Centre | 5200 Duncan Ave

We apologize for the inconvenience but given the rapidly changing circumstances around COVID-19 and for your family's safety, we have decided to cancel this event.

The Public Works and Parks and Recreation departments have officially moved into their new home and would like to invite the public to come and take a tour through the facility and enjoy some refreshments with staff and crew!

 

Monday, May 18, 2020
Victoria Day - Town and FCSS Office Closed
Time: All Day
Location: Civic Cultural Centre | 5018 Waghorn St

The Town and FCSS offices are closed on May 18 for Victoria Day.

Abbey Centre Victoria Day Hours

May 18 | 8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Solid Waste & Recycling will remain as scheduled.

Have a happy and safe long weekend!

Sunday, May 24, 2020
Spring Market Hosted by Blackfalds Market
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Abbey Centre, 4500 Womacks Rd

Spring Market - May 24 from 10-4 @ The Abbey Centre

Over 115 vendors and $2k in prizes! A kids zone, photo booth and SO much more! Shop the day away with the incredible vendors, and bring the kids to enjoy the FREE magic shows (11:30, 1:00 & 2:30), FREE balloon twisting, and $3 face painting!

Admission is by donation in support of Alley Cats Rescue. 

Join the Facebook event so you don't miss out on any of the details and for your chance to win MARKET MONEY  https://www.facebook.com/events/594779064656355/

For more information visit www.blackfaldsmarket.com or email blackfaldsmarket@gmail.com 

Saturday, May 30, 2020
Community Garage Sale
Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: See map

Time to start your spring cleaning and sell your treasured at the 20th annual Community Garage Sale.

A link will soon be provided to register your address by 4:30 p.m. Thursday May 21.

Community Info Fair & Mighty Machines
Time: 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave

Celebrate and recognize those who support victims and survivors of crime and their families, find out what services are available, and check out the mighty machines!

Summer Nights Market Hosted by Blackfalds Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd

Summer Nights Market 

May 30th, June 27th, July 25th & Aug 22nd @ the Community Centre

The Blackfalds Market is introducing something FRESH and EXCITING to the community and area! They are beyond thrilled to showcase local makers, crafters, artisans, curators, food trucks, music artists, breweries and distilleries!

These one-of-a-kind events will run from 4-10 PM, one Saturday a month! Gather your crew, girlfriends, or your significant other for a night out to enjoy the shopping, food, music and sipping!

Join the Facebook event so you don't miss out on any of the details and for your chance to win MARKET MONEY FB EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/2606801602976349/

For more information visit www.blackfaldsmarket.com or email blackfaldsmarket@gmail. com 

 

Sunday, May 31, 2020
Curbside Give Away
Time: 9:00 am
Location: Various addresses

For those items not sold in the Community Garage Sale, you have the option to give away.

Place items on the edge of your property clearly marked "FREE." Please remove any items left at the end of the day.

Monday, June 1, 2020
Seniors' Week June 1-7
Time: All Day
Wednesday, June 3, 2020
Bike Rodeo
Time: 12:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena | 5302 Broadway Ave
Thursday, June 4, 2020
Sunnybrook Farm "Lunch on the Farm"
Time: 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Location: Sunnybrook Farm | 2879 Botterill Crescent | Red Deer

In celebration of Seniors Week

Details coming soon

Friday, June 19, 2020
Blackfalds Days
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday, June 20, 2020
Blackfalds Days
Time: 7:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location: Various Locations
Sunday, June 21, 2020
Father's Day
Time: All Day
Blackfalds Days
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Various Locations
Saturday, June 27, 2020
Summer Nights Market Hosted by Blackfalds Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd

Summer Nights Market 

May 30th, June 27th, July 25th & Aug 22nd @ the Community Centre

The Blackfalds Market is introducing something FRESH and EXCITING to the community and area! They are beyond thrilled to showcase local makers, crafters, artisans, curators, food trucks, music artists, breweries and distilleries!

These one-of-a-kind events will run from 4-10 PM, one Saturday a month! Gather your crew, girlfriends, or your significant other for a night out to enjoy the shopping, food, music and sipping!

Join the Facebook event so you don't miss out on any of the details and for your chance to win MARKET MONEY FB EVENT: https://www.facebook.com/events/2606801602976349/

For more information visit www.blackfaldsmarket.com or email blackfaldsmarket@gmail. com 

Wednesday, July 1, 2020
Town & FCSS Offices Closed
Time: All Day

The Town and FCSS offices are closed for Canada Day

Abbey Centre Holiday Hours

8:00 am - 8:00 pm

Canada Day
Time: 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday, July 4, 2020
Abbey Centre SuperKids Triathlon
Time: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Location: Abbey Centre | 4500 Womacks Rd.
Saturday, July 25, 2020
Summer Nights Market Hosted by Blackfalds Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd

Summer Nights Market 

May 30th, June 27th, July 25th & Aug 22nd @ the Community Centre

The Blackfalds Market is introducing something FRESH and EXCITING to the community and area! They are beyond thrilled to showcase local makers, crafters, artisans, curators, food trucks, music artists, breweries and distilleries! These one-of-a-kind events will run from 4-10 PM, one Saturday a month! Gather your crew, girlfriends, or your significant other for a night out to enjoy the shopping, food, music and sipping!

Join the Facebook event so you don't miss out on any of the details and for your chance to win MARKET MONEY https://www.facebook.com/events/2606801602976349/

For more information visit www.blackfaldsmarket.com or email blackfaldsmarket@gmail.com 

 

Monday, August 3, 2020
Town & FCSS Offices Closed
Time: All Day

The Town and FCSS offices are closed on August 5 for the Civic Holiday.

The Abbey Centre will be open from 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Solid WASTE AND Recycling will remain as scheduled.

Have a happy and safe weekend!

Saturday, August 22, 2020
Summer Nights Market Hosted by Blackfalds Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Community Centre, 4810 Womacks Rd

Summer Nights Market 

May 30th, June 27th, July 25th & Aug 22nd @ the Community Centre

The Blackfalds Market is introducing something FRESH and EXCITING to the community and area! They are beyond thrilled to showcase local makers, crafters, artisans, curators, food trucks, music artists, breweries and distilleries! These one-of-a-kind events will run from 4-10 PM, one Saturday a month! Gather your crew, girlfriends, or your significant other for a night out to enjoy the shopping, food, music and sipping!

Join the Facebook event so you don't miss out on any of the details and for your chance to win MARKET MONEY https://www.facebook.com/events/2606801602976349/

For more information visit www.blackfaldsmarket.com or email blackfaldsmarket@gmail.com 

Monday, September 7, 2020
Town & FCSS Offices Closed
Time: All Day
Monday, September 14, 2020
Community Info Expo
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Don't miss the opportunity to meet with various community groups, get information about services and register for programs.

Learn more about:

Sports and fitness programs, dance, scouts and more! Volunteers/Committee Members Recruitment Upcoming events and fundraisers.

Town Council and Staff will be on hand to answer all your questions regarding the 2021 Municipal Budget.

Friday, September 25, 2020
Blackfalds Culture Days
Time: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Blackfalds Culture Days
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Sunday, September 27, 2020
Blackfalds Culture Days - Family Fun Fest
Time: 11:00 am - 4:00 pm