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Events

Get out and enjoy British Columbia

May

May 16-18 Kaslo May Days Celebration—Kaslo. Visit www.kaslochamber.com or phone 866-276-3212.

May 16-18 Vintage Car Club May Tour—Revelstoke. Visit www.revelstokecarshow.ca

May 16-19 Creston Valley Blossom Festival—Creston. Visit www.blossomfestival.ca/index2.html or phone 250-428-2214.

May 16-19 Yaqan Nukiy Pow Wow—Creston. Visit www.crestonevents.ca

May 17 5th annual Castlegar Garden and Nature Fest— Castlegar. Visit www.castlegargardenfest.weebly.com

May 19 Kaslo Garden Festival —Kaslo. Visit www.kaslochamber.com or phone 866-276-3212.

May 23 SoWeCa Chamber Music at Key City Theatre— Cranbook. Visit www.keycitytheatre.com or phone 250-426-7006.

May 31 Spilli Chili Cook-Off Festival—Spillimacheen. Visit www.spillichilicookoff.com or phone 250-346-3306.

June

June 6-8 Canal Days—Canal Flats. Visit www.canalflats.ca or phone 250-349-5447.

June 6-8 Castlegar Sunfest— Castlegar. Visit www.castlegarculture.com/artistvenue/castlegar-sunfest or phone 250-365-3331.

June 7 Brits Best Car Show— Radium Hot Springs. Visit www.RadiumHotSprings.com or phone 888-347-9331.

June 7 54th Mark Creek Lions Club Marysville Daze— Marysville Arena, Kimberley. Visit www.Kimberley.ca or phone 250-427-3666.

June 13-14 East Kootenay Beer Festival—Fairmont Hot Springs. Visit www.fairmonthotsprings.com/beer or phone 800-663- 4979.

June 15 Gold Panning & Railway Event—Fort Steele. Visit www.FortSteele.ca or phone 250-417-6000.

June 17 ScottWoods Old Time Jubilee—Castlegar. Visit www.scottwoods.ca or phone 1-855-726-8896.

June 19-22 Sam Steele Days 50th anniversary celebration —downtown Cranbrook. Visit www.samsteeledays.org or phone 250-426-4161.

June 21 Round the Mountain Festival—Kimberley Nordic Centre. Visit roundthemountain.ca or phone 250-427-0585.

June 27-June 28 Wildcat Days—Elkford. Visit www.TourismElkford.ca or phone 877-355-9453,

July

July 1 Dominion Day—Fort Steele. Visit www.fortsteele.ca or phone 250-417-6000.

July 1 Mountain Mosaic Festival of the Arts— Kinsmen Beach, Invermere. Visit www.columbiavalleyarts.com or phone 250-342-4423.

July 5 Steamboat Mountain Music Festival—Edgewater, north of Radium Hot Springs. Visit www.SteamboatMtnMusicFest.ca or phone 250-347- 7757.

July 5 Timber Day— Centennial Park, Revelstoke. Visit www3.telus.net/timberdays or phone 250-837-5345.

July 6 Canadian National Cycling Championship— Panorama Mountain Village. Visit www.PanoramaResort.com or phone 800-663-2929.

July 12-13 Feel Good Fernie Yoga &Wellness Festival— Fernie. Visit www.feelgoodfernie.com

July 18-20 Starbelly Jam Music Festival—Crawford Bay. Visit starbellyjam.org or phone 250-225-3520.

July 18-21 Summerlude Festival & Lake Regatta— Invermere. Visit www.invermerepanorama.com or phone 250-342-2844.

July 24-28 Motion Notion Festival—Beaverfoot Lodge, Golden. Visit www.motionnotion.com or phone 403-274-5978.

July 25-28 Gray Creek Museum Days—Gray Creek. Phone 250-227-9315.

July 26 Kootenay Festival— Castlegar. Visit www.kootenayfestival.com or phone 250-365-3386.

July 28-Aug. 4 Bike Fest Revelstoke—Revelstoke. Visit www.revelstokechamber.com/events-calendar.

August

Aug. 1-4 27th annual Glacier Challenge Slo-Pitch Touranment—Revelstoke Vsiit www.glacierchallenge.com

Aug. 1-3 Kaslo Jazz Summer Music Festival—Kootenay Lake, Kaslo. Visit www.kaslojazzfest.com or phone 250-353-7577.

Aug. 2-9 Kimberley Kaleidoscope—Kimberley. Visit www.ArtsontheEdge.ca or phone 250-427-3666.

Aug. 3 Invermere MusicFest —Invermere. Visit www.columbiavalleyarts.com or phone 250-342-4423.

Aug. 8-11 Shambhala Music Festival—Salmon River Ranch, Salmo. Visit www.shambhalamusicfestival.com or phone 250-352- 7623.

Aug. 8-9Wapiti Music Festival—Annex Park, Fernie. Visit www.FernieMusic.com or phone 250-423-6868.

Aug. 9 20th annual Loop the Lake & Lakeside Splashdown —Invermere. Visit www.loopthelake.bc.ca or phone 250-342-2859.

Aug. 10 5th annual Pirate Day on the SS Moyie— Kaslo. Visit www.klhs.bc.ca or phone 250-353-2525.

Aug. 15-17 Revelstoke Railways Days—Revelstoke. Visit www.railwaymuseum.com or phone 250-837-6060.

September

Sept. 5-6 Creston Valley Fall Fair—Community Rec Plex, Creston. Visit www.CrestonEvents.ca or phone 250-428-2920.

Sept. 5-6 Queen City Cruise —Nelson. Visit www.NelsonRoadKings.com or phone 250-352-6843.

Sept. 6-7 Fall Fair & Golden City Days—Rossland. Visit www.bcfairs.ca/fairs/rosslandfall- fair or phone 250-362- 5221.

Sept. 7 Hills Garlic Festical— Centennial Park, New Denver. Visit www.HillsGarlicFest.ca or phone 250-358-2303.

Sept. 13 Kootenay Lake Fall Fair—Crawford Bay. Visit www.KootenayLake.bc.ca

Sept. 14 Kootenay Country Fair—Fort Steele. Visit www.FortSteele.ca or phone 250-417-6000.

Sept. 19-21 Kootenay Storytelling Festival— Nelson. Visit kootenaystory.org or phone 855-255-3303.

Sept. 20 Classic Car Show— Radium Hot Springs. Visit www.radiumhotsprings.com or phone 888-347-9331.

Sept. 20-21 Revy Riders Dirt Biking Festival—Revelstoke. Visit www.revyriders.com.

Calendar of events Montana

May

May 23-26 Black Powder Shoot—Havre. Visit bbbpc.org or phone 406-265- 2483.

June

June 7 Spring Fling Hoop Thing,Montana’s largest 3- on-3 basketball tournament —Great Falls. Phone 406- 268-6780, visit springflinghoopthing.org or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

June 20-22 25th annual Lewis & Clark Festival—Great Falls. Visit www.lewisanclarkfoundation.org, phone 406-452-5661 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

June 24-Aug. 27 Picnic in the Park Concert Series— Kalispell. For specific dates and times, and a list of performers, visit http://www.downtownkalispell.com/events/picnic-in-thepark

June 28 Glacier Symphony Summer Pops at Rebecca Farm—Kalispell. Visit www.gscmusic.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-407-7000.

July

July 4 July 4th Parade— Kalispell. Visit www.kalispellchamber.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-758-2803.

July 4 Great Falls Downtown 4th of July Parade—Great Falls. Phone 406-453-5413 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

July 4 4th of July Celebration —Whitefish. Visit whitefishchamber.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-862-3501.

July 4 Montana Shakespeare in the Parks: Romeo and Juliet —Havre. Phone 406-994- 3901 or visit shakespeareintheparks.org.

July 4-6 Whitefish Arts Festival —Whitefish. Visit www.whitefishartsfestival.org or phone 406-862-5875.

July 16-20 Great Northern Fair —Havre. Phone 406-265- 7121, visit greatnorthernfair.net or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

July 18-20 Arts in the Park— HockadayMuseum, Kalispell. Visit www.hockadaymuseum.org, email information@hockadaymuseu m.org or phone 406-755- 5268.

July 18-20 Glacier Rally in the Rockies—Kalispell. Visit www.flatheadcare.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-249-7800 or 406- 249-5388.

July 19 Taste of Great Falls— Great Falls. Visit downtowngreatfalls.net, phone 406-453-6151 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

July 19 Saddles & Spurs— CMRussellMuseum, Great Falls. Visit www.cmrussell.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-727-8787.

July 21-25 Summer Bibler Home and Garden Evening Tours—Kalispell. Visit biblergardens.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or phone 406-756-3632 or 406- 756-3822.

July 25-Aug. 2Montana State Fair—Great Falls. Phone 406- 727-8900, visit www.montanastatefair.com or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

August

August 2 Art in the Park— Giant Springs State Park, Great Falls. Phone 406-727- 1212 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

August 3-10 Festival Amadeus 2014—Whitefish. Visit gscmusic.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-407-7000.

August 5 Montana Shakespeare in the Park’s “As You Like It”—Kalispell. Visit www.shakespeareintheparks.org or phone 406-994-3901.

August 6 Taste of Kalispell – Kalispell. Visit downtownkalispell.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-253-6923 or 406- 758-2809.

August 8 Montana Shakespeare in the Parks’ “Romeo and Juliet”—Great Falls. Visit www.shakespeareintheparks.org or phone 406-994-3901.

August 8-10 Huckleberry Days Art Festival—Whitefish. Visit www.whitefishchamber.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-862-3501.

August 9 Montana Shakespeare in the Parks’ “As You Like It”—Great Falls. Visit www.shakespeareintheparks.org or phone 406-994-3901.

August 13-17 Northwest Montana Fair & Rodeo— Kalispell. Visit www.nwmtfair.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-758-5810 or 406-758-5809.

August 23-24 Little Shell Chippewa Pow-Wow—First Peoples Buffalo Jump State Park, Great Falls. Phone 406- 590-1745 or 406-459-0638.

August 30-31 Mountain Madness Airshow—Kalispell. Visit kalispellchamber.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-758-2804 or 406-755-1706.

September

September 4 Taste of Whitefish—Whitefish. Visit www.whitefishchamber.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-862-3501.

September 5-7 NWMontana Antique Power Association Threshing Bee—Olsen Pioneer Park, Kalispell. Visit nwantiquepower.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-862-6275.

September 13 Annual Liquid HarvestMicrobrew Fest— Havre. Phone 406-265-4700, visit murphyspubhavre.com or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

September 13-14 Montana Dragon Boat Festival— Kalispell. Visit montanadragonboat.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-758-2809.

September 19 Star Party Extravaganza—Great Falls. Phone 406-727-8733 or 406- 965-3139, visit www.lewisandclarkfoundation.org or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

September 19-21 Havre Festival Days—Havre. Visit havremt.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-265-4383.

September 20-21 Treasure State Flywheelers Heritage Festival—Montana Expo Park, Great Falls. Visit treasurestateflywheelers.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or phone 406-799-8650 or 406- 264-5942.

September 25-Oct. 4, weekends Great Northwest Oktoberfest—Whitefish. Visit www.whitefishoktoberfest.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-862-3501.

September 26-27 33rd Flathead Quilters Guild Annual Quilt Show—Kalispell. Visit flatheadquiltersguild.blogspot.com, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-257-6966.

September 27-28 23rd Annual Flathead RiverWriters Conference—Kalispell. Visit authorsoftheflathead.org, email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 406-881- 4066.

Get out and enjoy Saskatchewan

May

May 1 - June 30 - Imagine Swift Current, Art Gallery of Swift Current

May 5 - August 31 - 100 Years a City, Swift Current Museum

May 17 - Opening Day at FortWalsh

May 21 -Write out loud with Brenda Baker, Lyric Theatre

May 24 - Swift Current Cody Snyder Professional Bull Rider Invitational, Credit Union i-plex

May 31st - Swift Current Indians Baseball home opener, Mitchell Field

May 31st - Beyond the Big Dipper, 8 p.m. Astronomical Society of Canada, Grasslands National Park Dark Sky Preserve, Rock Creek Campground.

June

June 1, Picnic ‘Inn’ The Park, Riverside Park, Swift Current

June 15 - Speedy Creek Soap Box Races, Central Avenue, Swift Current

June 19 -22, Long Day’s Night Music Festival, Windscape Kite Field

June 20-August 4 -Wishing YouWere Here art exhibit, WestWing Gallery at Kinetic Park

June 21 -Windscape Kite Festival,Windscape Kite Field

June 25 - ScottWoods Old Time Jubilee, Royal Canadian Legion

June 26-29 - Frontier Days Fair & Rodeo, Kinetic Park

June 26-29 - ShowWindow of the Southwest, Kinetic Park

June 28 - 29, Centennial HomecomingWeekend, Kinetic Park

July

July 1 - Canada Day at Fort Walsh

July 5 - August 30 - Summer Series, Art Gallery of Swift Current

July 9 -Whiskey! 2 p.m. at FortWalsh July 10-13 - Chautauqua Theatre Festival, Lyric Theatre

July 20 - Rotgut Run & Family Run at FortWalsh

July 23 -Whiskey! 2 p.m. at FortWalsh

July 25 - 27 - 1812 on Tour at FortWalsh

July 26 - Sleep-Under-The- Stars PartyWeekend Grasslands Provincial Park, West Block

July 27 - Mennonite Heritage VillageWatermelon Festival

August

August 2 - Trades Day at Fort Walsh

August 6 -Whiskey! 2 p.m. at FortWalsh

August 8 - Sept. 28 - The Southwest Open,West Wing Gallery at Kinetic Park

August 14 - 17 -Western Canadian Baseball Championships, Mitchell Field

August 14 – 18, Fossil Fever, Grasslands Provincial Park, East Block.

August 15-17 - Eliminators Car Club Annual Riverside Run, Riverside Park

August 16 - Creek Classics Show ‘n’ Shine Car Show, Maple Creek

August 16 - Taste of Maple Creek, Maple Creek

August 16 - 4:00pm, Badlands BlastWeekend - Grasslands Provincial Park, East Block.

August 20 -Whiskey! 2 p.m. at FortWalsh

September

Sept. 19 - 21 - Cowboy Poetry Gathering and Western Art & Gear Show, Maple Creek

Sept. 27-28 - Ranchman’s Ridin’ & Recitin’, Kinetic Park

Get out and enjoy Medicine Hat

May

May 15 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

May 15 - June 14 - Ice Age Mammals, Esplanade

May 16 - The Whitney Houston Show, Esplanade

May 17 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

May 22 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

May 23, 24, 25, 29, 30, 31 - Medicine Hat Musical Theatre presents “Next to Normal” @ the Musical Theatre Playhouse

May 24 - BMF Annual Gospel Jamboree, 8 a.m - 9 p.m., Exhibition Grounds auditorium

May 24 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

May 24 - Medicine Hat Speedway; Season opener

May 31 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

May 19 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

June

June 5 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

June 5,6, 7 - MHHS presents “Evelyn Strange: A Mysterious Comedy,” Karen Cunningham Performing Arts Centre June 6 - Hotel California - The original Eagles Tribute, Medicine Hat Lodge

June 7 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

June 7 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

June 12 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

June 12 - 15 WPCA Chuckwagon Races, Exhibition grounds, mhstampede.com

June 14 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

June 19 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

June 21 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

June 21 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

June 23 - Scott Woods Old Time Jubilee, Monarch Theatre

June 26 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

June 28 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

June 28 - Lisa Marie Presley, Esplanade

July

July 1 - Canada Day Celebrations/Sandfly Festival

July 3 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

July 5 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

July 5 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

July 9 - 12 - Rodeo Royalty events throughout city

July 10 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

July 12 - Stampede Queen crowning, Exhibition grounds

July 19 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

July 21 - Best of the Best 2014, Exhibition grounds

July 23 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

July 24 - Annual Stampede Parade

July 17 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

July 19 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

July 18 -20 - Medicine Hat All Breeds Show, Exhibition grounds, mhstampede.com

July 23 - 26 - 127th Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede mhstampede.com

July 23 - Mariana’s Trench peforms @ Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede

July 24 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

July 24 - Josh Turner peforms @ Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede

July 25 - Ranch Horse Competition & Sale, Exhibition grounds, mhstampede.com

July 26- Everclear, Soul Asylum and Eve 6 peform @ Medicine Hat Exhibition & Stampede

August

August 2 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

August 7 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

August 9 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

August 9 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

August 14 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

August 16 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

August 21 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

August 22 - A Tribute to Elvis, Medicine Hat Lodge

August 23 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

August 23 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

August 28 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

August 30 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

September

September 4 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

September 6 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

September 6 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

September 11 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

Septmeber 13 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

September 18 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

September 20 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

September 20 - Racing; Medicine Hat Speedway

September 25 - Market at Medalta - 4:30-8:30 p.m.

September 27 - Farmers’ Market - 8a.m. Exhibition grounds

Get out and enjoy South Central Alberta

May

May 15-18 Haven Agencies Invitational Tournament featuring the Vauxhall Academy of Baseball Jets at Jets Stadium. Call Les McTavish at 403-654-4606 or 403- 382-8869 for more info.

May 25 - 13th Annual Coaldale Custom Cruisers Show and Shine south of the curling rink. Registration 10 a.m. to noon, show runs noon to 4 p.m. For more info contact Gary Klassen at 403-330- 4598.

June

June 6-7 - Relay for Life is an event of fun and fellowship in the fight against cancer. Goes at Taber St. Patrick’s Elementary School oval from 7 p.m. until 7 a.m. the next day. To get involved in this year’s event, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

June 7 - Taber and District 4H Beef and Sheep Show and Sale at the Taber Agri- Plex . Come see the stock 4H club members have raised over the year as projects. Call 403-223- 9539 for more info.

June 7 - Fifth Annual Carnage in Coaldale Demolition Derby at 1 p.m. For registration contact Jay at (403)-795-8510, Lee at 403-312-7022 or e-mail This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

June 15 - Bow Island Children’s Festival from noon- 5 p.m., at Centennial Park in Bow Island. Contact Danielle Gruninger at 403-545- 2905.

June 20-22 - Southern Alberta Walleye Fishing Tournament at Forty Mile Park – Friday June 20 at the park–registration, with the tournament taking place on Sat. June 21 and Sun. June 22.

June 20-22 - The annual Foremost rodeo takes place on June 20, 21, and 22. A parade will take place on June 21, starting at 11 a.m. and a Show and Shine to run from noon to 4:30 p.m. For further information on the Foremost rodeo, contact Clark Metheral at 403-867- 2348. For info on the Show and Shine, contact Lorne Buis at 403-867-2436, or also contact Gord Johnson at 403-867-3957. June 21-22 - Taber Exhibition Association Horse Show at the Taber Agri-Plex. Call 403-223- 9539 for more info.

July 1 - Vauxhall Canada Day celebrations rival those of towns much larger with various activities starting off with a morning pancake breakfast. Call Vauxhall town office at 403-654- 2174 for more info. July 4-6 - Burdett Days starts with ball games starting on the Friday evening and running all weekend. Contact Kevin at 403-315-0955. There will also be a Saturday morning breakfast, beer gardens starting on Friday evening and running all weekend, and a Saturday evening community supper. For general inquiries, contact Chantel Timmons at 403- 952-8824

July

July 4-6 - Settlers Days weekend in Coaldale. Annual candy parade July 5 at 11 a.m.

July 4-6 Outdoor Taber Pro Rodeo with performances at 6 p.m. on the Friday and Saturday with a Sunday performance at 2 p.m. on the outdoor rodeo grounds situated one-and-a-half miles north of Highway 3 on Highway 864 (M.D. Park Road). Call Barry Jensen at 403-330-1070 for more info.

July 19 - Celebrate 50 Years with Lethbridge County at the Prairie Tractor and Engine Museum in Picture Butte from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. Live music by Trevor Panczak, family activities including a petting zoo, food and games galore.

August

August 2 - Bow Island CRA rodeo at the Bow Island Rodeo grounds. For further info, call the Chinook Rodeo Association at 403- 739-2988.

August 3 and 4 - Writing on Stone CRA rodeo action. Contact the Chinook Rodeo Association at 403-739-2988 for further information.

August 15-16 - Southern Alberta Walleye Fishing Tournament at Forty Mile Park. Registration at the park on Fri., August 15 and the fishing tournament to take place on Sat., Aug. 16. August 21-23 - Come enjoy southern Alberta’s largest free festival at Cornfest in Taber. Contact the Taber and District Chamber of Commerce at 403-223-2265 for more info.

Get out and enjoy Lethbridge

May

Until June 15 Arts Alive & Well in the Schools — Southern Alberta Art Gallery, Lethbridge. Visit http://exhibitionpark.ca or phone 403-328- 4491.

May 25 Coaldale Custom Cruizers-Car Show, RI Baker School, Coaldale. Phone Gary Klassen 403- 330-4598.

June

June 7 Kinsmen Carnage in Coaldale (Demolition Derby) — Cottonwood, south on Highway #845. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

June 8-14 Lethbridge Jazz Society’s Lethbridge Jazz Festival — various locations in Lethbridge. Visit http://lethbridgejazz.com

June 13-15 The Best of the West Weekend — Pincher Creek. Visit http://www.bestofthewestweekend.com or phone 403-627- 5199.

June 13-15 Spock Days Festival — Vulcan. Visit http://www.vulcantourism.com or phone 403-485-2994.

June 14 Tractor Pull — Prairie Tractor & Engine Museum, Picture Butte. Phone 403-732-5451 or visit http://prairietractormuseum.wordpress.com

June 19 Best of the Best Wine Tasting — Galt Museum, Lethbridge. Visit http://www.galtmuseum.com or phone 403-320-3954.

June 20-28 Waterton Wildflower Festival — Waterton. Visit http://watertonwildflowers.com

June 27-29 ATB Lethbridge Rotary Dragon Boat Festival — Henderson Lake, Lethbridge. Visit http://lethbridgedragonfest.ca

June 28-July 1 Heritage Days — Raymond. Visit http://www.raymond.ca

July

July 1 Canada Day Lethbridge Bulls Double Header Baseball Games — Spitz Stadium, Lethbridge. Visit http://www.bullsbaseball.com or phone 403-320-2025.

July 1 Canada Day and fireworks — Henderson Lake, Lethbridge. Visit www.lethbridge.ca

July 1 Dominion Day at Fort Whoop-Up — Lethbridge. Visit www.fortwhoopup.com

July 2-5 Lethbridge Pride Fest — various locations in Lethbridge. Visit http://lethbridgepridefest.com

July 2-5 2014 Southern Alberta Summer Games — Pincher Creek. Visit http://www.southernalbertasummergames.com

July 2 – Sept. 10 Wednesdays Farmers’ Market — Corner of Festival Square 3 Avenue and 6 Street South, downtown Lethbridge. Visit http://www.exhibitionpark.ca or phone 403-328- 4491.

July 3, 4, 10, 17, 18, 24, 25, 31 “Twelfth Night” by William Shakespeare — Galt Gardens Pergola, Lethbridge. Visit http://lethbridgeshakespeare.com

July 4-6 Settlers Days/Candy Parade — Coaldale. Phone Coaldale Chamber of Commerce, 403-345-2358.

July 8-Aug. 14 Summer Cemetery Tours — Galt Museum. Visit www.galtmuseum.com or phone 403-320-3954.

July 11-13 Street Machine Weekend — Lethbridge. Visit http://www.streetwheelers.com

July 14 Japanese Garden Birthday — Nikka Yuko Japanese Garden, Lethbridge. Visit www.nikkayuko.com

July 17-27 National Junior Little League Championships — Lethbridge. Visit http://www.jrllcanadians.com

July 18-20 South Country Fair #28 — Fish & Game Park, Fort Macleod. Visit http://www.scfair.ab.ca

July 19 Lethbridge County 50th anniversary celebration — Prairie Tractor & Engine Museum, Picture Butte. Phone 403- 328-5525 or visit www.lethcounty.ca

July 25-Oct. 25 Lethbridge Cornmaze — north of Lethbridge. Visit http://www.lethbridgecornmaze.com, phone 403- 381-3775 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

August

Aug. 1, 2 and 8 “Twelfth Night” by William Shakespeare — Galt Gardens Pergola, Lethbridge. Visit http://lethbridgeshakespeare.com

Aug. 9-10 Hot August Summer Nights — Exhibition Park. Visit www.exhibitionpark.ca

Aug. 15-17 Harvest Days — Prairie Tractor & Engine Museum, Picture Butte. Phone 403-732-5451 or visit http://prairietractormuseum.wordpress.com

Aug. 19-23 Whoop-Up Days Family Festival — Lethbridge. Visit http://www.exhibitionpark.ca or phone 403-328- 4491.

Aug. 30 11th annual Strawberry Festival — Broxburn Vegetables & Café. Phone 403-327-0909 or visit www.broxburnvegetables.com

September

Sept. 13 Love & Records 2014 — Galt Gardens, Lethbridge. Visit www.LoveAndRecords.ca, phone Curtis Goodman at 403-393-4085 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Sept. 20 Lethbridge Host Lions Club Pig and Pumpkin Festival — Broxburn Vegetables and Café. Phone Ardith Leggat at 403-942-0998 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sept. 21 Word on the Street Festival — Lethbridge Public Library, main branch. Visit http://www.thewordonthes treet.ca/wots/lethbridge

Sept. 21-28 Lethbridge Arts Days 2014 — Downtown Lethbridge. Visit http://artsdayslethbridge.org, phone 403-320-2450 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Sept. 27 The Children’s Wish Foundation Pumpkin Festival and Auction — Green Haven Garden Centre. Phone Yola Gruca 403-320-3017 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Calgary calendar of events

May

May 6 - June 15 - Mary Poppins, Max Bell Theatre (theatrecalgary.com)

May 7 - June 21 - I, Claudia (rosebudtheatre.com)

May 20 - June 14 - SHREK the Musical (storybooktheatre.org)

May 21-24 - Calgary International Children’s Festival, EPCOR Centre for the Performing Arts (calgarykidsfest.ca)

May 21 - City and Colour, Scotiabank Saddledone

May 23-May 31 - Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival, Plaza Theatre (pumphousetheatre.ca)

May 25 - Lady Gaga’s artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball, Saddledome

May 30 - Tequila Mockingbird Orchestra, Festival Hall

June

June 14 - Millarville “Run To The Farmers’ Market” Half Marathon

June 14 - Honens Bison Noir, Local 522

June 23-24 - Michael Buble, Saddledome

June 25 - Cher, Saddledome

June 26-August 9, Shakespeare in the Park, Mount Royal University

July

July 2-August 23 - Freud’s Last Session, Rosebud Theatre

July 5 - Mud & Sweat Obstacle Course - Bragg Creek (race.mudandsweat.ca)

July 19-20 - Fiestaval, Olympic Plaza (fiestaval.ca)

July 20 - Sun and Salsa Festival (visitkensington.com)

July 24-27 - Calgary Folk Music Festival (calgaryfolkfest.com)

July 28-August 3 - Calgary International Blues Festival (calgarybluesfest.com)

August

August 1-9 - Calgary Fringe Festival (calgaryfringe.ca)

August 2 - Inglewood Sunfest (inglewoodsunfest.com)

August 5 - Afrikadey! (afrikadey.com)

August 10 - Marda Gras Street Festival (mardagras.ca)

August 12 - Arcade Fire, Saddledome

August 13-16 - Calgary ReggaeFest (reggaefest.ca)

August 14-23 - GLOBALFEST (globalfest.ca)

August 23 - Carifest (carifestcalgary.com)

September

Sept. 6-7 - Calgary Produce Marketing Association’s Fall Harvest Sale (calgarypma.ca)

Sept. 10-14 - Beakerhead Festival (beakerhead.org)

Sept. 10-14 - Spruce Meadows Masters (sprucemeadows.com)

Sept. 19 - Oct. 25 - Doubt: A Parable, Rosebud Theatre