Strathcona County Christmas in the Country

Get a start on your Christmas shopping at Christmas markets in south rural Strathcona County. Experience sleigh rides, fun family activities, delicious food, and more!

Community events | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

  • Ardrossan 55 Plus Club
    21 Queen Street, Ardrossan
    Christmas market, complimentary refreshments
  • Colchester Hall
    23219 Township Road 520
    Handmade/homemade market, free pictures with Santa, hot dogs with bon fire, Bookmobile (10 – 11:30 a.m.)
  • Deville/North Cooking Lake Hall
    21037 Wye Road
    Handmade/homemade market, free sleigh ride
  • Hastings Lake Hall
    51080 Range Road 204
    Christmas market, entertainment, live owl for a special Christmas photo opportunity, snacks & beverages, Bookmobile (2 – 3 p.m.)
  • Holy Redeemer School
    53117 Range Road 222
    Christmas market, concession, bake sale
  • Ministik Community Church
    2-51049 Range Road 214
    Live nativity with animals, complimentary lunch and baking, kids’ crafts
  • St. Luke School
    22139 South Cooking Lake Road
    Christmas market, concession, kids’ craft
  • South Cooking Lake Hall
    100, 22106 South Cooking Lake Road
    Christmas market, kids’ Christmas store, visit from Santa, concession
  • Uncas School
    21313 Township Road 524
    Christmas market, snowman kits, marshmallow roasting, concession, Bookmobile (12 – 1:30 p.m.)

Fireworks Celebration | 4 – 6 p.m.
South Contact Office
Fire Station 2, 22142 South Cooking Lake Road

At the end of your self-guided tour, join us at Strathcona County’s South Contact Office for refreshments, entertainment and spectacular fireworks!


Dec 03 2022


10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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