Remembrance Day is this Saturday and many organizations and local legions will be honouring veterans through special events. Here’s a look at what will be happening in the central Alberta area.  

Remembrance Day Services 

Lacombe Remembrance Day Service 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:30AM sharp 

Location: Lacombe Memorial Centre 

Lunch will follow at the Legion and a potluck will be held at 5:30PM.  

 

Blackfalds Remembrance Day Service 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:25AM 

Location: Abbey Centre 

 

Ponoka Remembrance Day Parade 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:30AM sharp 

Location: Begins at ATCO Gas building and ends at the Legion  

A Remembrance Day Service will follow parade.  

 

Bentley Community Remembrance Day Service 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:45AM 

Location: Bentley Community Church 

 

Rimbey Remembrance Day Service  

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:30AM  

Location: Peter Lougheed Community Centre  

Light lunch to follow at Rimbey Legion.  

 

Red Deer Remembrance Day Service 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:30AM  

Location: Servus Arena (4725 43 Street) 

 

Delburne Remembrance Day Service  

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:30AM 

Location: Delburne Community Hall 

 

Innisfail Remembrance Day Service 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:00AM  

Location: Innisfail Cenotaph 

 

Sylvan Lake Remembrance Day Service 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Time: 10:30AM  

Location: Fox Run Mother Teresa School 

Lunch will follow at the Legion and a Cenotaph service will take place at 2:00PM.  

 
Other Remembrance Day Events, Displays, and Activities 

PD Day Craft 

Date: Friday, November 10, 2023  

Time: 11:00AM-3:00PM 

Location: Flat Iron Building Museum in Lacombe

Make a felt poppy to take home and tour the ongoing exhibitions. Open for people of all ages. 

 

Michener House Museum Poppy Display 

Location: Michener House Museum in Lacombe (5036 51 Street) 

The Lacombe and District Historical Society has installed a cascading poppy display on the historical home.  

 

Remembrance Day Program at The Red Deer Museum and Art Gallery 

Date: Saturday, November 11, 2023  

Location: Red Deer Museum & Art Gallery  

The museum will be hosting a painting class where artists will get to paint a field filled with poppies. That’s happening from 1:00-4:00PM. Red Deer Symphony Orchestra will also be on site performing Resonance of Remembrance starting at 2:00PM.  

 

Remembrance Concert at Sunnybrook Farm 

Date: Sunday, November 12, 2023 

Location: Sunnybrook Farm  

Time: 2:00-4:00PM 

Sunnybrook Farm will be hosting the Central Alberta Chamber Players for a Remembrance Concert.  

 

Mirror and District’s Museum’s Portraits of War 

Date: Friday, November 10, 2023 (6PM to 8PM) 

Saturday, November 11, 2023 (12PM-4PM) 

Sunday, November 12, 2023 (12-4PM) 

It's your last chance to check out the museum’s Portraits of War Exhibition.