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Downtown Fort Saskatchewan

Rediscover Downtown Fort Saskatchewan

Posted on Tuesday, May 09, 2023 11:30 AM

Our beautiful Alberta heritage city has a lot to offer its residents and visitors alike. With our rich history and unique character including a decades old sheep grazing program, it’s no wonder that people flock (see what we did there?) to our city from all around the world. However, in order for our city to be vibrant and alive, it needs local citizens engaged with the heart of their city.

What does that mean? One of the key factors in keeping a city thriving is the support of its downtown core...

Canada Day parade float in Fort Saskatchewan

Summer Events 2023

Posted on Wednesday, May 03, 2023 11:30 AM

Calling all FOMOs!!

You hate missing out on the goings on around Fort Saskatchewan. You need a heads up so you can plan a summer full of family-friendly outings or that perfect date night for you and your partner. We’ll even throw in a parade if that is your thing!

Get ready to mark your calendars, folks! The summer season in Fort Saskatchewan is one of the best in the greater Edmonton area. Get geared up for a jam-packed schedule of festivals and events that will have you dancing, eating, and...

Celebrating Volunteers

Posted on Monday, April 17, 2023 09:46 AM

Celebrating Volunteers April 16 – 22 is National Volunteer Appreciation Week

Volunteers play an essential role in creating vibrant communities and that is very evident in Fort Saskatchewan. Volunteer contributions to our non-profit agencies, City run special events, and other community initiatives are immeasurable, and they deserve recognition and celebration for the value they bring.

Non-profit agencies in Alberta rely heavily on volunteers to fulfill their missions. From providing assistance to...

Apple Tree Blossoms

Time for a break

Posted on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 10:00 AM

In Canada, all provinces give a one or two-week-long break to elementary school and secondary school students in the month of March. The weeks vary from province to province; New Brunswick and Quebec, for example, place their March breaks during the first week of March; Ontario, Nova Scotia, and British Columbia schedule theirs during the second or third week. Here at home in Fort Saskatchewan, Spring Break starts March 24th.

The break is well-timed as Spring is a time of renewal and...

International Women's Day

International Women’s Day

Posted on Wednesday, March 08, 2023 03:24 PM

International Women’s Day is March 8th

The City of Fort Saskatchewan encourages our community to be welcoming, supportive and respectful of all while valuing individual citizens for their unique ideas, backgrounds, perspectives, talents and contributions. Being curious and intentional creates a better community that benefits everyone. This journey is being guided through the work of the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion program.

International Women's Day is celebrated on March 8th every year, and...