Central Alberta


Recreation Park – 4501-47A Avenue Red Deer, AB

Christmas Craft Drive Thru Pick Up

Saturday December 5, 11-2pm 
Red Deer Public School Board parking lot @ 4747 53rd Street
In conjunction with Red Deer Lights the Night, the Children’s Festival is providing craft bags while supplies last.  Due to COVID restrictions families will need to stay in their vehicle, we will safely pass the bags.


Central Alberta

About Us

2021 we will celebrate the 15th year of the Central Alberta Children’s Festival! This Festival continually strives to provide new and unique opportunities for the Children of Central Alberta to learn, play and be active. Local and national talent entertaining at the festival show a wide array of different skills, from singing, dancing and even a little magic!

Face Painting Workshops

Develop basic face painting skills: Fundamentals of Face painting and safety. Instructions provided by Main Artery Designs. Course fees will be reimbursed for Children’s Festival volunteers.


When:  Workshop times are 6:00-8:00pm
Where: Family Services of Central Alberta, Park Plaza Intergenerational Centre 5214 – 47 Avenue (Beside the old Downtown Coop location.
Cost:  $25/person


Family BBQ Friday

Join us for a Family fun night. HotDogs, chips and beverage are included in your admission fee.
Thank you to Atco Gas, Olymel, and Rotaract Club of Red Deer.

Pancake Breakfast Saturday

Ricky’s Family Restaurant will be onsite Saturday morning making PANCAKES for everyone.   This family pancake breakfast is included in your admission fee.


Get Involved

Support & Volunteer

The Central Alberta Children’s Festival collaborates with like-minded companies to celebrate creativity, education and family. The support of our Sponsors helps the Festival to provide an educational experience that improves children’s critical thinking skills.

Volunteers are essential to the overall success of the festival. Safety and security are paramount so volunteers are expected to show up on time and prepared to do their assigned tasks. Volunteers may have to pass a police security check depending on their duties.

Tickets are available for the 2020 Central Alberta Children’s Festival!

Friday, June 5th – Saturday, June 6th

Ticket Prices


One Person


for a family of 4
Family Day Pass


for a family of 4
Family Weekend Pass


Children Under 1

Tickets to be purchased at the gate.

Are you a group or school? You can purchase your ticket in advance. Click here to find out more.

Contact Us!