September 2018 News Archive

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Create, Participate and Share during Alberta Culture Days

September 12, 2018 1:19 PM
(Red Deer, Alberta)

Red Deerians are invited to create, participate in and share art and culture during Alberta Culture Days, September 28 to 30, 2018.

This annual three-day festival showcases the many forms of arts and culture celebrated in our community with a variety of events and activities. Most activities are free to attend and family friendly. This year includes a pop-up gallery, family art making activities, art and dance demonstrations, cultural and film presentations, theatre performances, live music, as well as culinary and literary events.

“The City of Red Deer is pleased to once again partner with the Red Deer Arts Council and many vibrant community arts and culture organizations to host this exciting three-day event,” said Annette Scheper, Community & Program Facilitator. “Showcasing Red Deer’s arts and culture allows our community to connect while experiencing and celebrating diversity.”

As part of the city wide celebrations, The City of Red Deer is hosting a free concert by Canadian children’s music performer Fred Penner at Red Deer Memorial Centre on Saturday, September 29. This event is free to attend and is sure to provide entertainment for the whole family. 

Fred Penner Live at Red Deer Memorial Centre

Saturday, September 29
Red Deer Memorial Centre (4214 58 Street)
3:00 p.m. (Doors open at 2:00 p.m.)

“Alberta Culture Days is our province’s biggest party of the year. It’s an opportunity to showcase the art, diversity, heritage and community spirit found across our entire province – especially in Red Deer. I encourage everyone in the Red Deer area to join the party at the end of September and experience the excitement of Alberta Culture Days.”
Ricardo Miranda, Minister of Culture and Tourism 

A complete list of events and locations is available at Additional details can be found by following The City of Red Deer on Facebook and Twitter or by searching #ABCultureDays.

For more information, please contact:

Annette Scheper
Special Events Programmer
The City of Red Deer

Communications & Strategic Planning
The City of Red Deer

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