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There’s Always Something Happening

There are events and festivals going on year-round in the South Canadian Rockies. Whether you’re in the region next weekend or next month, you’ll find something always going on. Check out our upcoming events here!

To learn about other local events please visit these sites for more information:

Castle Provincial Parks Events

Castle Mountain Resort Events

Crowsnest Pass Chamber of Commerce Events

Crowsnest Pass Events

Crowsnest Pass Quad Squad

Frank Slide Interpretive Centre Events

Pincher Creek Chamber of Commerce Events

Sinister Sports

Town of Pincher Creek Events

United Riders of Crowsnest

Uplift Adventures


Events

May 18: Flint Rock Ranch Ramble & Dance

Join us for the first Flint Rock Ramble (n’ dance!) to celebrate the brand new event space, the Kelly Hall! Come up and see us in the Porcupine Hills after 3pm for hiking and activities, and bring a picnic to stay for dinner or enjoy the the food and beverage trucks! A performance by the rock band “I am the Mountain” from 8-11pm
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June 22: Meet The Minotaur SkyRace

Minotaur SkyRace is the only Canadian event in the Skyrunner World Series and takes place in Crowsnest Pass on June 22, 2024. The 33.5 km course features iconic terrain, spectacular views, and almost 10, 000 feet of vertical gain. Participants have 12 hours to complete this bucket list race. If you don’t want to commit to the full course, then check out the Mini-Taur 10 km, Canada’s Hardest 10 km race.
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Sinister 7: July 13-14

100-miler • 50-miler • 50k • Relay Welcome to Sinister 7 Ultra — a race that may be the greatest challenge of your life. The 100-mile and 50-mile courses will take you through the most rugged, remote and beautiful terrain in Alberta’s stunning Rocky Mountains. With over 6,600m of elevation gain across the 100-mile course, this race will punish those who are not prepared. Sinister 7 is open to solo runners or teams of up to seven and racers have 30 hours to complete…
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July 19-20: Crow Fest

The CNP Chamber, the Municipality of Crowsnest Pass, the Crowsnest Market, and various Business Partners have come together to create Crowfest in downtown Blairmore. The goal is to bring the community together, encourage tourism, and shop locally. A fun event for everyone! There will be an outdoor market, live music, bouncy castles, pancake breakfast, and a beer garden showcasing what the Crowsnest Pass and area offer for food and beverage, and much more. This market will provide opportunities to sign…
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August 1-5: Crowsest Pass Heritage Festival

2024 marks the 19th anniversary of the Crowsnest Pass Doors Open & Heritage Festival in Crowsnest Pass, taking place over the August long weekend. Celebrating their local musicians and artisans, this year brings a plethora of live performances. A celebration of unique culture, history, and heritage, the festival offers up a variety of activities to help you experience the beautiful Crowsnest Pass.
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The Pass Early Music Festival: Aug 11-17

Hosted by Mount Parnassus Foundation, the Pass Early Music Festival covers music from the Renaissance, Baroque, and Classical periods (1400-1750). Stay tuned for details on this inaugural event that will showcase internationally acclaimed musicians against the stunning backdrop of South Canadian Rockies.
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August 15-18: Pincher Creek Rodeo

The Pincher Creek Pro Rodeo may take place in a small town but it is a BIG PRO rodeo! You are close to the action and sitting with ranchers and cowboys who rodeo every day as part of their lifestyle. It is a summer adventure for the whole family that shouldn’t be missed. Rodeo weekend is the biggest summer event in Pincher Creek, there are lots of great activities to explore throughout this rural community.
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