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Canada Day concert brings powerful music to Legacy Park

Posted on Monday, May 29, 2023 10:52 AM

After rocking Canada Day with live music last year after a long absence due to the pandemic, The City is pumped that Canada Day 2023 is another full-on Canadian music celebration live and in person!

After a busy day of activities for all ages in Legacy Park, the evening entertainment takes the stage at the Legacy Park Bandshell at 7 p.m. We’ve got an amazing lineup – pure Canadiana - that is sure to entertain. Keep up-to-date on all the activities by visiting:


Transfer Station moves to weight system for disposal fees

Posted on Monday, May 29, 2023 10:13 AM

The Fort Saskatchewan Transfer + Eco Station site will be closed on Monday, June 5 in preparation for a new system that will weigh all waste brought to the station. As of Tuesday, June 6, all site users will be charged for their garbage materials based on weight rather than volume. A fee of $0.16/kg will apply to all garbage and non-Fort Saskatchewan resident branches and yard waste. Mattresses of any size will cost an additional $15 per unit.

“While staff training takes place on Monday, June 5...

Tourism Hosting Grant Awarded to Mesa Tennis Tournament

Posted on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 08:42 AM

The City of Fort Saskatchewan has awarded $1,200 through its Tourism Hosting Grant to the Mesa Tennis Tournament. The grant will be used for hosting the upcoming Senior Tennis Tournament in Fort Saskatchewan. The tournament will be held on July 11 - 14 at both the Carscadden and Turner Park Tennis Facilities. This event is expecting a crowd of 185 with 80 participants, 84 family members and spectators. It will draw participants from North America from five different provinces and multiple US...

Canada Day Parade

Fort Saskatchewan – The Best Way to ‘Canada Day’

Posted on Tuesday, May 23, 2023 09:47 AM

After a highly successful Canada Day celebration last year, the City of Fort Saskatchewan is excited to host an even bigger event for 2023. Here are just some of the great activities we have lined up for the day. You can find all the details at

Canada Day Pancake Breakfast sponsored by Dow

8 am to 10 amFort Saskatchewan Legion Parking Lot (9964 – 93 Ave.)

Start your Canada Day right with a pancake breakfast prepared for you by The Fort Saskatchewan Fire Department. While the...

Alberta’s Notorious Bootlegging Duo

Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 11:26 AM

An evening of exploration, food, drink, and live music

The City of Fort Saskatchewan’s Fort Heritage Precinct would like to invite you to an evening of exploration of the rum-running history of Crowsnest Pass and the lives of infamous figures, Florence Lassandro and Emilio Picariello. Join us on Saturday, May 27 from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the museum for what will be an unforgettable evening of food, drink, and live music of the era.

“It’s been 100 years since the notorious pair, Florence Lassandro...

Lifejacket Loaner Station

Posted on Wednesday, May 17, 2023 10:43 AM

Focus on Water Smart drowning prevention efforts

The City of Fort Saskatchewan is working to save lives and to prevent water-related injury. Between the years of 1999 and 2019, an average of 30 people per year became victims of fatal drownings in Alberta. In addition, for every fatal drowning that occurred there was an average of 6 non-fatal drownings that resulted in an emergency department visit or hospitalization, totaling 180 emergent non-fatal drownings per year.

In partnership with the...