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Festivals & Events


Farmers' Market
Presented by Landrex Developers Inc., the St. Albert Farmers’ Market is the largest outdoor market in Western Canada, attracting crowds of 10,000 – 15,000 each Saturday from June to October. June 14th marks the opening day for the 2014 St. Albert Farmers’ Market, with a bigger and better market than ever before. The market features over 250 vendors, five special event days, and a variety of top market-quality products that are home baked, home grown, or handmade. Stop by the market during the 2014 season and you will find:

The Market is open every Saturday, rain or shine, 10am – 3pm. The 2014 outdoor Market season runs from June 14 to September, 2014.Find us in the heart of St. Albert’s scenic Perron District on St. Anne and St. Thomas Streets.

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The Childrens' Festival

For over thirty years, St. Albert has welcomed some of the best international performers in puppetry, music, dance, literary arts, acrobats and more. The Children’s Festival is a place where creativity, imagination, and learning thrive throughout the Perron District and features 90 main stage shows and 100 site performances. With events, performances, and attractions throughout the week, children of all ages can learn through the arts while having plenty of fun, families can create lifelong memories, and the public can rediscover the child in themselves. The festival runs for five days at the end of May. For more information, visit http://childfest.com

Rock'n August

Rock’n August is an international car show and music festival held in the Perron District. With hundreds of classic cars on display and great music, the week-long event is a major fundraiser for Diabetes research and education. Each evening until Friday Night’s Cruise and Street Dance, different locations in St. Albert host classic car shows, community barbecues and musical entertainment. Friday night, the streets of St. Albert are packed with thousands of eager spectators viewing the 400+ classic cars as they parade past City Hall. The party continues as the stage is filled with some of the best musical entertainment of the year. For more information visit www.rocknaugust.com

Snowflake Festival

Each year in the Perron District, St. Albert welcomes the Christmas Season with the annual Christmas Tree Light Up. At 6:30 p.m. the lights on the big spruce tree in front of the Community Hall are turned on to mark the beginning of the festive season. Outside, the hall is decorated with an ice sculpture and inside, families can find Santa and activities like coloring, gingerbread men decorating, and more. The Perron District is also busy with crafts, story-time, fire performers at St. Albert Place, and wagon rides on Perron Street. People are encouraged to bring food donations for the Fill-A-Bus charity, run by St. Albert Transit drivers.

Autorama Show and Shine

Autorama is a Show and Shine featuring antique and classic vehicles. The event runs from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at St. Albert Centre Shopping parking lot. Over 200 vehicles are expected. Cost to enter a vehicle is $10. The event includes activities of interest to the full family — the vehicles, a engine melt down, scavenger hunt, numerous raffles and automotive suppliers. Car care demonstrations are held throughout the day.

St. Albert Art Walk

Join us on the first Thursday of every month from 6 – 9 pm for each ArtWalk event.

Discover St Albert as an art destination, a place to enjoy, view and buy art to suit all tastes and budgets. Enjoy each fantastic art exhibition all month long!

Come and see returning participants and explore new venues as you stroll through the Perron District and discover vibrant artworks. New this year: street performers, musicians and food trucks. See you at the next ArtWalk

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