Blackfalds District Agricultural Society -


Canning Course

Join Pam Hirtle, C.H.N. (Certified Holistic Nutritionist) to learn about Canning for the best of homemade jams, pickles, tomatoes, and fruit. This is an introductory course that will cover the benefits of canning, how to ensure safety, the necessary equipment, and all about water-bath canning. You will enjoy a hands-on experience and leave with a jar of goodies.

Maximum group size is 10. 
Adult (18+ yrs).        $30
Community Hall - 4810 Womacks Road
Thursday Sep 8      6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  
Thursday Sep 15     6:00 - 9:00 p.m.  

To register send email to or call 403-885-4775 or 403-350-0782. Payment by cash or cheque upon arrival prior to start of your choice of course date.

Jim Hurley Memorial Skate:The Blackfalds District Agricultural Society hosts the Jim Hurley Memorial Skate every Sunday evening in the winter months.  Jim Hurley believed that everyone in the Town of Blackfalds should be able to skate at the Multiplex.  In his honor, the Blackfalds District Agricultural Society provides one hour of free skating on Sunday Nights from 6:15 pm to 7:30 pm beginning in October and running until the end of March. 

Annual General Meeting:
The Annual General Meeting of the Society will be held the third Tuesday in October.  Elections to the Board of Directors will be held followed by our meeting at 7 pm.  Membership to the Society is $1 a year.  This group promotes many worthwhile activities in the community.  Please consider joining us.
Ag Meetings:
Blackfalds District Agricultural Society meeting are held on the third Tuesday of each month (except July & Aug) upstairs in the Ag. Room at the Blackfalds Multi-Plex.  Membership is only $1.

Blackfalds Days 2015

We had Butterfield Acres join us again this year.  The petting zoo is always a huge hit with children and adults alike.

Blackfalds Days 2012
Blackfalds District Agricultural Society sponsored the Butterfield Acre Petting Zoo and Wally Woo Hoo as additional entertainment for the Kid Zone at the Blackfalds Multiplex.


Blackfalds Days:
In 2010, the Blackfalds Agricultural Society won 1st Place in the Agricultural Division.  In the photo below from the left are: Vic Schwieger, Holly Vollans, Sherri Klam, Tricia Willis, Les Simpson, Carol Simpson, Murray Howard and Dena Thomas.  
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