Thursday Events

Field Crop Development Centre Barley Pancake Breakfast

40227 - Range Road 27-0 Hwy 2A South | 7:30 am - 9:30 am | Free
Join the Alberta Agriculture and Forestry, Field Crop Development Centre for a free pancake breakfast and have a tour of the growth facility. To get there: head south of town on hwy 2A, turn left onto RR 27-0, 1/2 mile down the road on the left.


Michener House Museum Tour

5036 51 Street | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm | Free
Museum tours of Lacombe's rich history.


Flatiron Museum Tour

5005 50 Street | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm | By Donation
Information and self-guided tours of the Lacombe Community Memory Project. Come and learn about sharing today's memories with future generations.


Family Lunch Box Theatre Pt.1

LMC Centennial Hall | Theatre 11:00 am - 11:45 am, Lunch 11:45 am - 12:45 pm | $1-$2 Donation to the FSCC PASS Program
Entertainment by Safire - dance fire & circus arts, for 2-5 year olds (parents/guardians required to attend)


Lacombe Days Kick-Off BBQ

4720 Highway 2A | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm | Free
Hosted by Sunny 94. Donations to food bank are welcome.


Family Lunch Box Theatre Pt. 2

LMC Centennial Hall | Lunch 11:45 am - 12:45 pm, Theatre 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | $1-$2 Donation to the FSCC PASS Program
Entertainment by Safire - dance fire & circus arts, for 6 year-olds and up (parents/guardians welcome to attend). Puppet making to follow!


Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmith Shop Museum - 5020 49 St | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Free
A demo of heritage blacksmithing techniques and tours of the 115-year-old shop. Cedar Shingle brandings available by donation.


Guided Walking Tours

5036 51 Street | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Free
Starting at the Michener House Museum, this walking tour will explore Lacombe's rich history, fascinating architecture, and beautiful murals.


Central Alberta Youth Unlimited Street Party

5025 50 Street | 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Free
An awesome night for youth including live music, bouncy castles, street hockey, balloon art, and face painting. "Leaders of Tomorrow" awards at 6:00.


Friday Events

AFSC Charity Pancake Breakfast

5718 56 Avenue | 7:00 am - 9:00 am | Adults: $6.00, 4yr to 12yr: $3.00, 3yr & Younger: Free
A delicious pancake breakfast with proceeds to the Lacombe Food Bank.


Farmer's Market

Lacombe Arena | 9:00 am - 1:00 pm | Free
Lacombe-and-area vendors


Michener House Museum Tour

5036 51 Street | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm | Free
Museum tours of Lacombe's rich history.


Flatiron Museum Tour

5005 50 Street | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm | By Donation
Information and self-guided tours of the Lacombe Community Memory Project. Come and learn about sharing today's memories with future generations.


Fortis Free BBQ

East Lot of LMC | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Free
Free lunchtime BBQ


Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmith Shop Museum - 5020 49 St | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Free
A demo of heritage blacksmithing techniques and tours of the 115-year-old shop. Cedar Shingle brandings available by donation.


Guided Walking Tours

5036 51 Street | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Free
Starting at the Michener House Museum, this walking tour will explore Lacombe’s rich history, fascinating architecture, and beautiful murals.


Music at Michener - Country Rising Stage

Michener Park | 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm | Free
Partnering with Real Country 95.5 to bring you Steve Arsenault with guest artists Alecia Aichelle, Jamie Woodfin, and Amy Metcalfe.


Beer Garden

Michener Park | 5:00 pm - Midnight
18 and over only


Barn Hunt Fun Days

Gary Moe Auto Group Sportsplex, Arena 1 | 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm | Free
Barn Hunt is the new and quick-growing dog sport based on the traditional roles of many breeds in ridding farms and barns of destructive vermin.


Ball Tournament

Michener Park | Red Eye | Free for Observers
Team registrations required. Will play from Friday evening straight through until Sunday.


Drive-in Movie

Lionel's No Frills Parking Lot | 10:30 pm - Midnight | $10 per car
Come watch Suicide Squad and relax in your car! In support of Big Brothers Big Sisters


Saturday Events

Ball Tournament

Michener Park | Red Eye | Free for Observers
Team registrations required. Will play from Friday evening straight through until Sunday.


Geocache Scavenger Hunt

Throughout the City | All Day | Free
Sign in at the LMC Info Booth from 11 am to 5 pm to get the coordinates to find the prizes! Available until prizes run out.


Pancake Breakfast

Gary Moe Auto Sportsplex, Curling Rink | 7:00 am - 10:00 am | $4
Enjoy a pancake breakfast before the parade! In support of St. Stephen's Catholic Church building fundraiser.


Barn Hunt Fun Days

Gary Moe Auto Group Sportsplex, Arena 1 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Free
Barn Hunt is the new and quick-growing dog sport based on the traditional roles of many breeds in ridding farms and barns of destructive vermin.


Lacombe Days Parade

See map for parade route | 9:30 am | Free
New route this year!


Library Book Sale

LMC - Mary C. Moore Library | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Books $1 each or $5 for a grocery bag


Show and Shine

LMC North Parking Lot | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | Free for Visitors


Art in the Garden

Michener House Museum | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | Free
Art in the Garden is running all day long!


Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmith Shop Museum - 5020 49 St | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | Free
A demo of heritage blacksmithing techniques and tours of the 115-year-old shop. Cedar Shingle brandings available by donation.


Michener House Museum Tour

5036 51 Street | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm | Free
Museum tours of Lacombe's rich history, plus outdoor games, crafts, and refreshments!


Flatiron Museum Tour

5005 50 Street | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm | By Donation
Information and self-guided tours of the Lacombe Community Memory Project. Come and learn about sharing today's memories with future generations.


Beer Garden

Michener Park | 10:00 am - Midnight
18 and over only


Lacombe Fire Hall BBQ and Open House

Fire Hall, 5211 50 Avenue | After Parade - 3:00 pm | $5
Join the fire department after the parade to enjoy a burger or hot dog and an open house with kids games - BBQ runs until the supplies run out! Proceeds to Big Brother Big Sisters and Mother Goose Playschool.


Horse and Carriage Rides

St. Andrew's United Church, north of LMC | After Parade - 2:00 pm | $2 per person
Come and enjoy a horse and carriage ride in downtown Lacombe!


Dr. Von Houligan's Carnival of Calamities

Michener Park | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm | Adult $10, Child (2-12 yrs) $5, Family $25
Join Dr. Von Houligan under the big top as he performs magic, feats of balancing, juggling, fire breathing and more! Show times: 11:00 am, 1:30 pm, 4:00 pm, 6:30 pm.


Rose & Lily Show Presented by Lacombe & District Garden Club

LMC - County Room | 11:00 am - 3:30 pm | Free


Lacombe Community Market

LMC | 11:00 am - 4:00 pm | Free
Local area, home-based vendor show and sale. Vendors can contact Wendy Buyar at 403-848-1367


Diabetes Canada Dumpster Drive and Painting

Rexall Parking Lot - 5010 53 St | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm | Free
Come and donate your recyclables and graffiti the dumpster!


Scavenger Hunt

Lacombe Legion 5138 49 St | 11:30 am - 1:30 pm | Free
Kids, come for a scavenger hunt hosted by the Lacombe Legion Ladies Auxiliary. Free hot dog lunch to follow (kids only please).


Art in the Park

LMC West Parking Lot | 11:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Free
Family arts and events indoors plus painting of community dumpsters.


Inflatable Fun

Michener Park | 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm | $10 for the day
Inflatable events for all ages including an obstacle course!


Lacombe 4H Country Fair

Ag Grounds | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Free, ice cream and snacks extra
Come see the 100 year history of 4-H in Alberta while finding out about their current projects. Farm yard olympics and and ice cream social!


Chalk Mural Competition at Michener House Museum

5036 51 Street | 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm | $1 per Frame
A drop-in competition. Anyone may vote on the chalk mural from 1-4 and the winners will be announced shortly after 4pm. No age restrictions, nor on the number of people who may participate on a single frame.


Dr. Von Houligan's Carnival of Calamities

Michener Park | 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm | Adult $10, Child (2-12 yrs) $5, Family $25
Join Dr. Von Houligan under the big top as he performs magic, feats of balancing, juggling, fire breathing and more! Show times: 11:00 am, 1:30 pm, 4:00 pm, 6:30 pm.


Spread the Fitness Love

Echo Energy Stage, LMC | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm | Free
This is the perfect time to get your fitness on - see what is out there and try some new classes! 1:00 pm - Fit Body Bootcamp, 1:45 pm - Pound, 2:30 pm - Crossfit Lacombe, 3:15 pm - Dancer's Edge (Zumba, Country Heat & Hooping), 4:00 pm - Lacombe Yoga


Guided Walking Tours

5036 51 Street | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Free
Starting at the Michener House Museum, this walking tour will explore Lacombe’s rich history, fascinating architecture, and beautiful murals.


Dr. Von Houligan's Carnival of Calamities

Michener Park | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm | Adult $10, Child (2-12 yrs) $5, Family $25
oin Dr. Von Houligan under the big top as he performs magic, feats of balancing, juggling, fire breathing and more! Show times: 11:00 am, 1:30 pm, 4:00 pm, 6:30 pm.


Soapy's Free BBQ

4876 - 46 Street | 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm | Free


Dr. Von Houligan's Carnival of Calamities

Michener Park | 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm | Adult $10, Child (2-12 yrs) $5, Family $25
Join Dr. Von Houligan under the big top as he performs magic, feats of balancing, juggling, fire breathing and more! Show times: 11:00 am, 1:30 pm, 4:00 pm, 6:30 pm.


Music at Michener

Michener Park | 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm | Free
Live music featuring Randi Boulton with guest band Sneeker!


Fireworks

Michener Park | 11:00 pm | Free


Sunday Events

Ball Tournament

Michener Park | Red Eye | Free for Observers
Team registrations required. Will play from Friday evening straight through until Sunday.


Geocache Scavenger Hunt

Throughout the City | All Day | Free
Sign in at the LMC Info Booth from 11 am to 5 pm to get the coordinates to find the prizes! Available until prizes run out.


Pancake Breakfast

ME Global Athletic Park - 5644 56 Ave | 8:30 am - 10:15 am | Free
Hosted by Woodynook Church


Barn Hunt Fun Days

Gary Moe Auto Group Sportsplex, Arena 1 | 9:00 am - 5:00 pm | Free
Barn Hunt is the new and quick-growing dog sport based on the traditional roles of many breeds in ridding farms and barns of destructive vermin


Beer Garden

Michener Park | 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
18 and over only


Michener House Museum Tour

5036 51 Street | 10:00 am - 5: 00 pm | Free
Museum tours of Lacombe's rich history.


Multidenominational Church Service

ME Global Athletic Park - 5644 56 Avenue | 10:30 am - 11:00 am | Free
Gather together for a city-wide service. Hosted by the Lacombe Ministerial Association.


Blacksmithing Demonstrations

Blacksmith Shop Museum - 5020 49 St | 10:00 am - 4:00 pm | Free
A demo of heritage blacksmithing techniques and tours of the 115-year-old shop. Cedar Shingle brandings available by donation.


Flatiron Museum Tour

5005 50 Street | 10:00 am - 5:00 pm | By Donation
Information and self-guided tours of the Lacombe Community Memory Project. Come and learn about sharing today's memories with future generations.


Mac's Free BBQ

Mac's Store - 5001 - 52 Street | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm | Free


Central Alberta Draft Horse Pulling Club Horse Pull

Ag Grounds | 11:00 am - 2:00 pm | $5 (includes bottle of water)


Diabetes Canada Dumpster Drive and Painting

Rexall Parking Lot - 5010 53 St | 11:00 am - 5:00 pm | Free
Come and donate your recyclables and graffiti the dumpster!


Lacombe Community Market

LMC | 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Local area, home-based vendor show and sale. Vendors can contact Wendy Buyar at 403-848-1367


Kita No Taiko Japanese Drummers

LMC | 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm | Free
Presented by The Rikubetsu Friendship Society of Lacombe. Their name means "Drums of the North." Drummers from different cultural backgrounds share a love of drumming in this exciting and interesting musical performance.


Old Fashioned Penny Carnival

LMC - Front Lawn | 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Free
Fun and games for ages 4 - 10


Guided Walking Tours

5036 51 Street | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm | Free
Starting at the Michener House Museum, this walking tour will explore Lacombe's rich history, fascinating architecture, and beautiful murals.


Old-Fashioned Ice Cream Social

Morrison House Cafe, Back Lawn - 5331 51 Ave | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm | Free
Enjoy backyard games, bowls of ice cream and socializing. In case of rain, event will be held inside.


Locavore Lacombe

Lacombe Research and Development Centre | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm | $35 in advance, $40 at the door
Come enjoy tastings of local produce prepared by professional chefs. Get your tickets at Mary C. Moore Library or by clicking on the link on the home page!


Lacombe Research and Development Centre Open House

Lacombe Research and Development Centre | 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm | Free
Come and see what the Lacombe Research and Development Centre is all about with an interactive open house! Explore the Passport to Research for your chance to win a door prize.


Children's Movie

Best Western Banquet Room | 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm | Free
"Sing" will be playing. Children must be accompanied by a parent or caregiver over 16 yr of age. Movie and popcorn are free but there is a $1.00 charge for beverage. Bring your blanket to sit on the floor.


Drevan Din BBQ Benefit

Wolf Creek Community Church | 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Please join the community for a BBQ, Silent Auction & Bouncy castles to raise money for a local family!