July 19 - 23, 2023
Westerner Park, Red Deer
Westerner Days Fair & Exposition
With the midway, pony chuckwagon races, and an extensive assortment of activities and entertainment for children and adults alike, Westerner Days will continue the tradition it has set for over 130 years of delivering a top quality, authentic, action-packed event, offering something for everyone!
Ride All Day Passes
The RAD pass is back by popular demand, which includes a gate admission and unlimited midway rides for any one day of Fair. That is right, you choose the day! RAD passes are available online until July 18, 2023 at 11:59 pm. After July 18th, unlimited ride wristbands are available for purchase on the North American Midway, but do not include gate admission.
- North American Midway, featuring all the fan favorites for little tykes and thrill-seekers alike
- Kids Corral
Peavey Mart Centrium Main Stage
Saturday, July 22, 2023
Doors open 7:00pm | Concert 8:00pm
Outdoor Entertainment District
- Beer Gardens with live entertainment throughout the day and night, open to guests of all ages
- Food vendors featuring everything from filling meals to food indulgences and treats
- Plenty of seating and eating areas
Market, Shows & Music
Located in the Pavilions and Exhibition Hall, the Market will bring together live entertainment and vendors around common themes – children & family, lifestyle & culture, and agriculture. Held in our Pavilions and Exhibition Hall, visitors will be able to shop while taking in all of the free shows, including live musicians, stunt dog show, reptile exhibit, farm animals, and more.
North American Pony Chuckwagon Championships
An integral part of the Fair, the North American Pony Chuckwagon Championships will provide 5 days of racing excitement featuring the Pony Chuckwagons, Chariots, and the Stars of Tomorrow.
- Westerner Days Parade: kicking off Westerner Days, thousands of people will line the streets of Red Deer’s historical district to watch the variety of parade entries, including horse-drawn wagons, decorated vehicles, elaborate floats, dance troops, marching bands, mini cars, and collector vehicles.
- Organizations from across the city are invited to get in the western spirit by hosting their own off-site event, marching in the Westerner Days Parade, volunteering at Westerner Days, or setting up shop in the Market
Notice of Road Construction
Please be aware that road construction is taking place on 19th Street throughout the summer of 2023, which will impact access to Westerner Park. Please visit the City of Red Deer’s website for more information.