Canmore Canada Local Events
Canmore Alberta, Canada hosts many local events that are of interest to both the vacation traveler and the local community. Make note of any events you'd like to attend while you plan your vacation travel to Western Canada and the Canadian Rockies.
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December 6 - 24, 2013
Festival of Trees
December 2013 promises a multi-faceted Charity event created around the splendour of Christmas. The Rotary Club of Canmore presents the 4th Annual FESTIVAL OF TREES at Canmore Civic Centre. Visit our forest of beautifully decorated trees to raise funds to support the local and international causes of the Rotary Club of Canmore.
The public is invited to browse through the holiday display to vote for your favourite tree while making a difference to our local and global communties. You may vote for your favourite tree by purchasing vote ballots from Volunteer Rotarians during Festival Events or by visiting the front desk of the Canmore Museum & Geoscience Centre.
February 6 - 9, 2014
Alberta Winter Games
In 2014, Alberta’s best young athletes will gather in the picturesque Rocky Mountains for the 20th Alberta Winter Games. The communities of Banff and Canmore will jointly host Alberta’s largest multi-sport competition.
Athletes ranging in age from 11 to 17 will compete in traditional winter sports, as well as various indoor sports such as volleyball, rhythmic gymnastics and wrestling. The number of participants is similar to an Olympic Winter Games, with more than 3,000 athletes, coaches and officials taking part.
August 2 - 4, 2014
Canmore Folk Music Festival
Join us at the Annual Canmore Folk Music Festival in Centennial Park featuring three days and three stages of folk/roots, blues and world beat from national and international performers. The alcohol-free event includes a global artisan village, food vendor area and family area, as well as a number of free off-site activities. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit at www.canmorefolkfestival.com
Visit the Town of Canmore Arts and Culture web page for information on the Public Art Program, to share an art event or workshop or to read the monthly Arts & Culture Newsletters.
Winter Events 2012/2013
The Canmore Nordic Centre is the site of many cross-country ski and biathlon events and competitions. To download the Canmore Nordic Centre Event schedule, click on the following link
Between May and October, a number of events are being held at the Canmore Nordic Centre. Trail running, orienteering courses, mountain bike races, the 24 Hours of Adrenaline and more.
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