A full listing of Prairie Gardens festivals & events.

We offer over 50 fun farm family activities!

Come join the over 1 million guests that have visited our farm! Find out when our family and children friendly events are scheduled through the season! Gather your friends and family and head out to the country for a relaxing and fun day trip into Edmonton’s Countryside from Easter to Christmas.

LOCAL FOOD AND TASTE EVENTS

Range Road Gourmet “Farm to Fork” Dinners at Prairie Gardens

Dates available July – November, 2018
Join us and award winning Chefs Blair Lebsack and Caitlin Fulton. Traveling between local farms, and using the food grown on location, they design menus based on regional and seasonal produce.

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Fire Roasters Cooking Classes

Dates available July – December, 2017
We have been cooking in our wood fired cob oven at the farm for the past two summers – and we’ve loved it from the very moment we lit our first fire – but there was a learning curve.

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U-Pick Strawberries at the Farm

July 10 – July 30
Let the picking begin!  Come to the farm for all your favourites.

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Fairy-Berry Festival 

August Long Weekend, 2018
Sprinkle a bit of magic and whimsy into this corn maze adventure to the farm! Fairies, pirates, fairy-strawberries, shortcake, folk music and the Great Maze opens this weekend!

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Open Farm Days – FREE ADMISSION

August 21st
We are pleased to have been selected to showcase Alberta Agritourism in this event. Bring the whole family for behind the scenes tours of our CSA gardens, petting farm, and complimentary admission to our Kids Corn Mazes this day only.  Outdoor Farm Cafe serves our own regional cuisine – dilly garlic roasted potatoes, farm fresh salads, grilled zucchini and more!

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Sweet Corn Fest

Labour Day Long Weekend, 2018
Corn Fest celebrates sweet corn on the farm with our own fresh Alberta corn on the cob, steamed the old fashioned way! Get hands-on with corn dolls, corn stalks, corn mazeways, bunnies, potato diggin’ and wagon rides!

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‘Fall-o-Ween’ Harvest Fest

Third Weekend, September 2018
There’s no place quite like our Fall-o-Ween Fest to take in the tastes, sights and aromas of the fall season! Complete with decorative displays, interactive events for kids, new Adventure Farm Fun, musical entertainment, farm babies and a harvest market! It’s sure to be an experience the whole family will enjoy!

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Fall & Winter Events

Haunted Pumpkin Festival

Opens Fourth Weekend September 29, 2018 – to October 28, 2018
Celebrate pumpkin harvest & family Halloween! There’s an infamous pumpkin cannon (really!), FREE scarecrow making, pumpkins galore, live music, mimes, mazes, theater, animals and wagon rides. Includes Thanksgiving Monday, October 8th, 2018.

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NorthernLands Prairie Collective Gourmet Holiday Market
December 3, 2017 10am – 5pm

Hop in your car and head out to Edmonton’s countryside for the “Northern Lands – Prairie Collective Gourmet Holiday Market” at Prairie Gardens & Adventure Farm – just 25minutes from Edmonton on 97 St. This is the first ever of it’s kind in the Edmonton region – with a focus on sustainable local grown and handmade gourmet foods. Select local farmers, chefs,and artisans are offering gourmet holiday fare, with expert wine and spirits advice, cheery bonfires and cozy warm greenhouses, this will be a unique and engaging way to kick off the holiday season, in the tradition of winter Christmas markets of Europe!

If you are looking for unique, delicious holiday fare for your sideboard, and thoughtful gifts for the holiday season, make a point to come shop the show. Not only will you find unique handcrafted gifts for your loved ones, you will also be supporting our local farms and talented Edmontonian Chefs, Artists and Artisans.

Market offerings include Prairie Gardens winter vegetables and grains, RGE RD made pâtés, smoked meats, sausages, wood fired oven breads, fine art, UnWined fine wine and whiskey tastings, and roasted chestnuts on open fire.

The whole family will enjoy the expedition! In addition to Christmas shopping, a visit with Santa, outdoor winter fun, Christmas caroling, folk music, there will be polar express trackless train rides, winter bale mazes, indoor petting farm in a heated greenhouse, there are indoor tours of a sustainable year round micro greens greenhouse production at this small scale local farm.

A Prairie Christmas

Dec 9-10, 2017
Come for a weekend of Christmas family fun – there’s a snowman cookies to decorate, engaging fun with Magic Shows, an indoor snow ball fort, bale mazes, and train rides on the Prairie Polar Express Trackless Train, (or hay rides if it snows) free family photos with Santa Claus, and more. Make a private Christmas Party reservation for: School Christmas Parties, Company Family Christmas parties, and youth group Christmas get-together at our cozy indoor greenhouse Christmas venue for private parties from Nov. 24 to Dec. 18.

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