A full listing of Prairie Gardens 2019 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.


U-Pick Strawberries at the Farm

Mid-July to Early August
Let the picking begin!  Come to the farm for all your favourites.

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Fairy-Berry Festival 

August Long Weekend Aug 3rd, 4th, 5th, 2019
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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Chef Farm Dinner with ZINC Executive Chef Doreen Prei

Friday, August 16th, 2019
Join us and ZINC Executive Chef Doreen Prei for a Chef Farm Dinner at Prairie Gardens. This five course dinner is masterfully crafted by one of the area’s best chefs and highlights local, seasonal produce.

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Sunday, August 18th 2019
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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Open Farm Days Longtable Farm Dinner

Sunday, August 18th 2019
We hope that you’ll join us and Get Cooking for a taste of local with this special five-course dinner at Prairie Gardens, in celebration of and in partnership with Alberta’s Open Farm Days.

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

Dates available July – September
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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Sweet Harvest Fun

Sunday and Holiday Monday – September 1st & 2nd – 2019
Celebrate Harvest on the farm with good Ole’ Fashioned Farm Fun – Corn Maze, El Pastor Tacos, Petting Farm, Sunflower Mazes, U-Dig Potatoes, Harvest Bouquets, Face Painting, Gem Mining, Not-So Haunted House & Train Rides! Weather Notes: We may be lucky with harvest and get some corn – or not! Mother Nature will dictate the menu this season.

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‘Fall-o-Ween’ Harvest Fest

Second Last Weekend, September 21st ,22nd – 2019

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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Haunted Pumpkin Festival

Opens Fourth Weekend September 28, 2019 – to October 28, 2019
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!

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From the Farm Cooking Classes

Dates available Jan – December in Partnership with Get Cooking, Edmonton!
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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Pumpkin ~ Christmas ~ Events

Mother’s Day Brunch
Sunday, May 12, 2019

Head out to the Farm Mother’s Day Weekend for a special brunch and celebrate Mom! Enjoy Mother’s Day Brunch among the blossoms at Prairie Gardens. We have four seating times to choose from.

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Prairie Christmas Bazaar              Nov. 16-17

Christmas Fun for the whole family! Photos with Santa, Indoor Petting Farm, and Gingerbread Cookie Decorating. Shop for holiday fare (handmade fudge and pickles). Enjoy samples of wine and spirits, cheery bonfires and cozy warm greenhouses – this will be a unique and engaging way to kick off the season.

A Prairie Christmas

Nov. 16-17
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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