Category: Events

  • Diamond Valley Parade and Turner Valley Discovery Days – June 3 and 4, 2016

    Diamond Valley Parade and Turner Valley Discovery Days – June 3 and 4, 2016

    You are invited to join the communities of Black Diamond and Turner Valley for the annual Diamond Valley Parade and Discovery Days being held Friday, June 3 and Saturday, June 4, 2016. Kick off the two-day event at the charity BBQ lunch hosted by RBC in Turner Valley on Friday. Then cool down at the […]

  • Heartland Film Crews Return to High River on May 31

    Heartland Film Crews Return to High River on May 31

    HIGH RIVER, AB: Heartland film crews will return to High River on Tuesday, May 31 and will be in the downtown area until the evening of Friday, June 3. On Tuesday, May 31 crews will be parking equipment and vehicles along the former railway tracks and gravel area between 1st and Centre Street S.W. and […]

  • Oilfields High Presents “Big Bad Musical”

    Oilfields High Presents “Big Bad Musical”

    May 31-June 2, 2016 Matinees: 10 am ($2), every day Evenings:  7 pm ($5), June 1 & 2 The notorious Big Bad Wolf is being slapped with a class-action lawsuit by storybooks of quirky characters who want to get even: Little Red Riding Hood, her Grandmother, the Three Little Pigs and the Shepherd in charge of […]

  • Join Foothills Ride for STARS This September

    Join Foothills Ride for STARS This September

    A wonderful community event & opportunity to help STARS Saturday, September 17th It’s a full circle cycle …. STARS Air Ambulance flys out to equestrian accidents when we need them most.  In return this fundraiser event exists to raise money for STARS and keep them in the air.  It has also turned into a well […]

  • Literacy for Life’s 4th Annual Grate Groan-Up Spelling Bee

    Literacy for Life’s 4th Annual Grate Groan-Up Spelling Bee

                    Literacy for Life’s Grate Groan-Up Spelling Bee is a fun filled and exciting afternoon, as teams of three people compete in a battle for bragging rights to spelling supremacy and to win the coveted BEE Trophy. We are excited to announce that Dave Poulsen, author, rodeo announcer […]

  • Turner Valley Discovery Days ~ June 4th, 2016

    Turner Valley Discovery Days ~ June 4th, 2016

    2016 Turner Valley Discovery Days and Black Diamond Parade Turner Valley and Black Diamond will be celebrating on Saturday, June 4. The annual events kick off at 10 am with the Black Diamond Parade. Running from 11:00am-3:00pm, Turner Valley hosts Discovery Days, a family-friendly festival in Millennium Park. This year’s lineup features artisan market, bounce houses, face painting, […]

  • Oilfields High School Film Premiere Tomorrow Night

    Oilfields High School Film Premiere Tomorrow Night

    OHS Presents Our Premiere Film Truth & Reconciliation Through The Eye of Our Youth Oilfields High School would like to invite you to view our community screening of our first Truth & Reconciliation movie.  #TRC 4 Reelz.  Written, filmed & acted  by OHS students.  May 26th 7PM @ Oilfields High School.

  • MD of Foothills: Flood Scoping Study

    MD of Foothills: Flood Scoping Study

    Flood Related Areas of Concern: Highwood River and Little Bow River Within the MD of Foothills Subsequent to the 2013 flood, the MD of Foothills, with support from the Province of Alberta retained the services of AMEC Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure, and Advisian WorleyParsons Group to complete the Scoping Study of Flood Related Areas […]

  • Government of Canada Marks “Seal Day on the Hill 2016”

    Government of Canada Marks “Seal Day on the Hill 2016”

    OTTAWA, ONTARIO — On Tuesday, May 17th,  Minister of Indigenous and Northern Affairs, Carolyn Bennett, Minister of Fisheries, Oceans and the Canadian Coast Guard, Hunter Tootoo, and Parliamentary Secretary and Member of Parliament for Labrador, Yvonne Jones, issued the following statement regarding Seal Day on the Hill 2016: “Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada is proud to […]

  • 2016 Calgary International Reggae Festival: Uniting Cultures Through Reggae Music

    2016 Calgary International Reggae Festival: Uniting Cultures Through Reggae Music

    Today the Calgary International Reggae Festival (ReggaeFest) announced the line up for the 2016 festival taking place August 18 – 20. Leading this amazing collection of Reggae stalwarts is the legendary Glen Washington and the newest dancehall craze in Jamaica Razor B.   “Glen has been one of those artistes we’ve been courting for several […]

  • Bar U Ranch NHS to open 2016 with Hometown Heroes weekend

    Bar U Ranch NHS to open 2016 with Hometown Heroes weekend

    Historic Site opened its doors to welcome visitors for the 2016 season This year, Parks Canada continues to improve its visitor offer with even more innovative and educational events and activities as well as new investments in visitor facilities. At the Bar U Ranch, Parks Canada is hosting a Hometown Heroes Weekend on May 21 […]

  • This Is How You Snowshoe When There’s No Snow!

    This Is How You Snowshoe When There’s No Snow!

    Last month Turner Valley’s very own Lori Cloakey-Collins of Cougar’s Sports Bar ran yet another successful Snowshoe Softball Tournament. Lori has been involved in running these tournaments for thirty years and there’s no-one better qualified. Proof of this is in the fact that the tournament was a full-house and raised $3,000 for the Oilfields Food Bank. […]

  • Millarville Racetrack and Ag Society Golf Tournament

    Millarville Racetrack and Ag Society Golf Tournament

    Turner Valley Golf Club June 6, 2016 Register Now We are looking forward to our 3rd annual MRAS golf tournament on Monday June 6, 2016 at the Turner Valley Golf Course. Last year our tournament was blessed with hot, sunny weather and we are predicting the same this year. In any given year, our not‐for‐profit […]

  • ATB Place, Edmonton Skyline Come Alive

    ATB Place, Edmonton Skyline Come Alive

    Edmonton — To celebrate the arrival of Apple Pay in Alberta, ATB Financial, with the help of Edmonton-based Production World, turned its downtown Edmonton headquarters into an 80-metre tall, 30-metre wide, digital canvas of spectacular images that made the Alberta capital city’s skyline come alive. Even the Calgary Tower became part of the Edmonton cityscape! The 10-minute […]

  • Marie and Shelly, Our Circus Elephants, to Help Their Endangered Friends in Sumatra

    Marie and Shelly, Our Circus Elephants, to Help Their Endangered Friends in Sumatra

    The Royal Canadian Circus will be performing over the long weekend (May 20 – 23) at Spruce Meadows. Visit the website to see their full touring schedule and purchase tickets. The Royal Canadian Circus last minute relocation to the Town of Olds Alberta, from Fort McMurry, and the free benefit performance put on by the cast […]