Events Calendar

Upcoming Events

Tuesday, June 27, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Saturday, July 1, 2017
Celebrate Canada Day 150
Time: All Day
Location: Various locations

Town of Blackfalds, Lacombe County, and various community organizations are teaming up to host the party of the year to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday.

Activities include:

  • $1.50 admission to the Abbey Centre.
  • Free BOLT Transit service to assist with limited parking at events. See BOLT schedule and Route
  • Wadey Centre Grand Opening Ceremony (southeast corner of All-Star Park). Ribbon cutting, free cake & refreshments and giveaways.
  • Free guided tours of the Wadey Centre plus free ice cream.
  • Optimist Club fundraiser BBQ. $5 for choice of hamburger, smokie, or hot dog, plus chips & beverage.
  • Bark Park Grand Opening: agility/dog demonstrations, dog park etiquette presentation, free dog treats & giveaways
  • Community Market with free bouncy castle for children.
  • Dual Ice Development Society (DIDS) “Hockey Zone.” Free family fun zone with skills area and hardest shot competition. Hot dogs and more for purchase. Silent auction inside foyer at Multi-Plex Arena.
  • Free Family Party at Tayles Water Spray Park with cupcakes, prizes for best Canada Day costume, DJ, library reading tent & free library memberships.
  • DJ Pool Party with giveaways & prizes Abbey Centre.
  • Free family concert with Cole Malone & The Frank in the amphitheatre at the Abbey Centre.
  • Fireworks at All Star Park presented by the Blackfalds Pyro Crew.

See the complete Canada 150 schedule. See up to the minute updates on Facebook.

 

Thursday, July 6, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Saturday, July 8, 2017
Abbey Centre Super Kids Triathlon
Time: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

We are very excited to host the brand new Super Kids triathlon.

Does your child like to run, swim or bike? Sign your kids up for the kids event of the year! Train as a family and reap the many health benefits-both mentally and physically-while motivating your children and building their self-confidence. Sanctioned by the Alberta Triathlon Association, the age groups will be:

Avengers: 5 - 7 years | 25 m swim - 1 km bike - 500 m run

Justice League: 8 - 12 years | 50 m swim - 2 km bike - 1 km run

Register online today or download registration form and drop off at the Abbey Centre.  

Please note that in order to register you will require an active $15 ATA youth membership.

Super Kids Promotional Poster

Interested in sponsoring the event? Please contact Carol Simpson at 403.885.0122. See sponsorship opportunities.

Please stay tuned for more details in the upcoming Spring/Summer Community Guide and the Abbey Facebook page.

There won't be a better way to introduce your kids to the multi-sport of triathlon!

Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Thursday, July 13, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Monday, July 17, 2017
Standing Committee Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Thursday, July 20, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Thursday, July 27, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Thursday, August 3, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Tuesday, August 8, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Thursday, August 10, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Thursday, August 17, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Thursday, August 24, 2017
Blackfalds Community Market
Time: 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Multi-Plex Arena Parking Lot - 5302 Broadway Ave

Vendors and the public are welcome at the Blackfalds Community Summer Market that is held on Thursdays in the parking lot at the Multi-Plex. 

For more information contact the Market Organizers at blackfaldscommunitymarket@gmail.com

Saturday, August 26, 2017
Family Fun Fest
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Thursday, September 14, 2017
Community Information Night
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Monday, September 18, 2017
Standing Committee Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Tuesday, September 26, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

Saturday, September 30, 2017
Children's County Fair
Time: 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre - Centennial Hall

Parent Link Centre & Early Years Matter present the annual Children's County Fair

This event is ideal for Families with young children. There will be games, activities, snacks and prizes.

Special appearance by Magician Kyle Key at 3:00 p.m.

For more information contact Early Years Matter at 403.318.7690.

See Children's County Fair Promotion

Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Regular Council Meeting
Time: 7:00 pm
Location: Council Chambers, Civic Centre - 5018 Waghorn St

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

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

Saturday, October 28, 2017
Monster Bash
Time: 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Saturday, November 25, 2017
Breakfast with Santa
Time: 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Limited tickets available at the Abbey Centre Oct. 1

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

Limited tickets available at the Abbey Centre Oct. 1

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

Join us as we light up the park and kick off the Christmas season in style and transform Tayles Park into a winter wonderland!

The musical portion of the display runs nightly Monday to Friday from 7-8 pm and 7-9 pm Saturday and Sunday until the first week of January.