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CP Holiday Train set for stop in Blackfalds

posted on Dec 5 2018

Blackfalds, Alberta (December 5, 2018) – The CP Holiday Train, which raises food and funds for local food banks across Canada, is back for its 20th year. This year, it will arrive in Blackfalds on Sunday December 9 at 12:45 pm for a free concert with Terri Clark, Sierra Noble and Kelly Prescott. The train will stop at Gregg St between Broadway and East Avenues and will perform just beside Tayles Water Spray Park.  We encourage people to arrive early.


       What:              CP Holiday Train arrives in Blackfalds

       Who:               Terri Clark, Sierra Noble and Kelly Prescott will perform

       Where:            Gregg St between Broadway and East Avenues

       When:             Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 12:45 pm

       Why:               At each stop, CP hosts a free event with music, entertainment, lights etc.                                

       They simply ask attendees to donate money or food to their community food banks.


Gregg St from Broadway Ave to East Ave will be closed from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. The Railway crossing on Broadway Ave will be closed from approx. 12:30 pm to 1:30 pm.


The CP Holiday Train encourages donations of non-perishable food items & cash for the Blackfalds Food Bank. Donations to the Blackfalds Food Bank will be accepted at the drop-off locations at Tayles Park.

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

Follow the Train on social media and post your experience.

@cpholidaytrain, #cpholidaytrain @blackfalds


For further details visit the Town website at



For more information:

Dean Turnquist

Communications Officer