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Airdrie Festival of Lights

Festival Events

Calendar of Events

25

May

AIRDRIE CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL
10am - 4pm
Come ride the Festival Express Train!
There is so much to see and do, visit the website at https://airdriechildrensfest.com/ for the full schedule of events.

26

May

AIRDRIE CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL
10am - 4pm
Come ride the Festival Express Train!
There is so much to see and do, visit the website at https://airdriechildrensfest.com/ for the full schedule of events.

15

June

BBQ FUNDRAISER - NOSE CREEK VALLEY MUSEUM BOOT SALE
9 AM - 3PM
Shop another's junk to find your treasure!
And stop by our booth to purchase your burger and snacks in support of NCVM.

22

June

AIRDRIE PRIDE FESTIVAL
12pm - 4pm
Come ride the Festival Express Train!
There is so much to see and do, visit the website at https://www.airdriepride.ca/festival for the full schedule of events.

1

July

CANADA DAY PARADE
The Festival Express is hitting the road and heading to Olds, Alberta for their annual Canada Day Parade. AFOLS ambassadors will also be on the parade route handing out treats for the kids, and coupons for the parents. See you there!

7

September

airdrieFEST 2024
11am - 4pm
Today you'll find us in downtown Airdrie with our Festival Express Train, providing train rides all day long! Donations are appreciated.

16

November

SET UP - DAY ONE
9am - 4pm (registration opens at 8:30am)
Volunteers needed

17

November

SET UP - DAY TWO
9am - 4pm
Volunteers needed

1

December

LIGHT UP THE NIGHT!
5pm - 6pm
Join us for our annual Tree Lighting Ceremony, followed by the park opening for the 29th season!
Also back is our Candy Cane Run, with our local Fire Department, who will be handing out candy canes to all in attendance.

3

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.

5

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.

8

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.

10

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.

13

December

EMERGENCY SERVICES NIGHT
6pm - 9pm
Meet our friends, from the Airdrie Fire Department, Airdrie RCMP, Airdrie EMS, Airdrie Health Foundation, and STARS Air Ambulance!
Members from each of these departments will be filling the various volunteer positions this evening. Make sure to say hello and let them know what a GLOWing job they are doing.
They'll also be setting up booths where you can learn more about each of these valuable services. Some will even be bringing their vehicles for you to tour!

13

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.

14

December

FEEL THE GLOW!
It's our third annual, after hours, 18+ Event!
Limited Bar including, local craft beers, mixed cocktails, wine
AND OUR VERY OWN FESTIVAL COCKTAIL AND FESTIVAL BEER!
In partnership with 948 Brewing Co., Atlas Brewing, Someday Wines, Sip and Celebrate!

17

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.

20

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.

21

December

FAMILY FUN NIGHT!
Visit with Santa's Reindeer from 6pm - 9pm.

Please note, that while the park itself is pet friendly, we will be implementing a NO PET ZONE surrounding the live reindeer.

21

December

SANTA'S HERE!
7pm - 8pm
Thank You Excel Homes for sponsoring this feature.