The Big Jack Classic is a catch and release, Northern Pike only, ice fishing derby held at Buffalo Lake, AB. With mulitple prize categories including youth and taking place over the free fishing Family Day weekend in February, it makes for some perfect family fun! Concessions, events and a wrap up family banquet add to the uniqueness of this derby. The inaugural event held in 2023 was a huge success with great feedback from all
Donalda Drive-In Movies
Remember the good ol' days when you'd drive in to the movie and catch up with friends? ... or do you want to know what it was like?
Each summer Donalda is host to 2 drive-in movies in May and August respectively. The movies are held in the bottom of Willow Canyon giving you the perfect breathtaking backdrop; the Canadian Badlands and big skies.
Follow our events page as each of the new movies are announced.
Taste of the Heartland
Get immersed in the lifestyle with delectable food and rural hospitality right here in our own backyard! Spend your day engaged with the Agriculture industry where you are provided the opportunity to meet the producers and learn about the culture hands on. Once you know where your food comes from and how it is produced; enjoy a multi course gourmet meal at a unique long table setting on historic Main Street Stettler prepared with locally
Canada Day (July 1)
Canada Day in Stettler is a cause for celebration! Join the Stettler Town & Country Museum as they celebrate with wagon rides, children’s games, artisans market, and, of course, cake! And the best part? It’s free admission all day. After spending the day touring our great history, pull up a lawn chair and relax with live entertainment at the West Stettler Park gazebo followed by a fabulous fireworks display courtesy of the Town of Stettler.
Steel Wheel Stampede
The annual Stettler Steel Wheel Stampede brings young and old together to enjoy the past time that many locals have grown up with. The June event includes a town wide parade, show ‘n’ shine, other events and entertainment throughout the weekend. Take in the free pancake breakfasts, BBQ’s, local shopping promotions and family fun at every corner.
The Stettler Steel Wheel Stampede will be held June 9 & 10, 2023. Mark your calendars and watch our