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MOUNTAIN VIEW
ARTS SOCIETY Didsbury's Not For Profit Society of 2015!
Visit the homepage of the Mountain View Arts Society, the organization hosting the Art Show & Sale at the Didsbury Art, Travel and Trade Expo, the Mountain View Rocks rock concert, and the Mountain View Arts Festival.
HOME
The Mountain View Arts Society is a group of volunteers in Didsbury and the surrounding region who support the arts, whether by hosting events or facilitating in the promotion of artists, musicans, writers, and dancers in Mountain View County.
ABOUT US
Contact any member of the Board of Directors if you would like to volunteer with the Society, or participate in one of our events.
CONTACT US
We invite you to buy a membership in the Society and help us promote arts, culture and heritage in Didsbury, Olds, Sundre, Carstairs, and Cremona Alberta, and their surrounding communities.
MEMBERSHIP
Coming Events include the Art Show & Sale held during the Didsbury Trade Show in April and the Mountain View Arts Festival in September. Tell us your event and we'll help promote it too.
COMING EVENTS
Website Links and Resources for those involved in the arts in Alberta.
LINKS
The Mountain View Arts Society promotes and encourages a variety of artistic
opportunities and events for the enrichment and enjoyment of the general public.
Rules of Participation Mountain View Arts Society Events Calendar Community Group Sign Up
Events Scheduled For
Sunday, July 1, 2018


Didsbury Canada Day
Host: Town of Didsbury Events and Programming
Description: Celebrate Canada's 151st birthday! Come out and enjoy a full day of celebrating this beautiful country we call home. Jumbo Blow-up Slide, Nine Hole Mini Golf, Concession, Cake, The Doghouse Live Band, Swimming, Facepainting, and more. Don't miss the Annual Canada Day Fireworks show at the Ross Ford Elementary School fields beginning at dark!
Location: Didsbury Memorial Complex Main Arena, 1702 -21 Ave - 11 am - 3 pm
Contact: Sarah Eichhorst - Phone: 403-335-3391 - E-mail: seichhorst@didsbury.ca
Calendars: Didsbury Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


Canada Day Parade
Host: Town of Olds
Description: The Canada Day Parade is coming back to Olds! Roll, stroll, ride or glide through Olds with us. We are encouraging local buisnesses and groups to be a part of great community Parade EH! You don't want to miss it! To register your entry for the parade, please go to olds.ca. If you have any questions, please email oldscanadayatgmail.com. All registrations must be submitted no later than Monday June 25, 2018. Parade Muster Area is the west entrance of the Caluori Pavilion 5223- 54 St. Parade Route starts at the Caluori Pavilion, goes east to 50th Avenue, North on 50th Avenue to 50th Street, West on 50th Street to 53rd Avenue, South on 53rd Avenue to 52nd Street, East on 52nd Street to 51st Avenue, then back to the Exhibition Grounds.
Location: Muster Point at Caluori Pavilion, Exhibition Grounds - Starts at 12 pm
Contact: Monica Leatherdale - Phone: 403-556-6981 - E-mail: mleatherdale@olds.ca
Calendars: Olds Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


Canada Day Fun
Host: Town of Olds
Description: Bouncy Houses, Face Painting, Games, Cupcakes and Popcorn, Kids Craft Booth, Animal Balloons, Historical Storytelling - 1890 with Mary Hays at the Gazebo at 1:30 pm and 2:30 pm. Train Rides, Free Hot Dog and Drink at the Kiwanis Food Trailer.
Location: Centennial Park, 40th Avenue and 53rd Street, Olds - Starts at 12:30 pm
Contact: Monica Leatherdale - Phone: 403-556-6981 - E-mail: mleatherdale@olds.ca
Calendars: Olds Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


Canada Day Fireworks
Host: Town of Olds
Description: Fabulous Firework show to celebrate Canada's birthday.
Location: South of the Olds High School, 5601 - 45th Avenue - 11 pm
Contact: Monica Leatherdale - Phone: 403-556-6981 - E-mail: mleatherdale@olds.ca
Calendars: Olds Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


Carstairs Canada Day
Host: Town of Carstairs
Description: Hotdogs and family friendly games, a human velcro wall, and cake at Memorial Park from 1 - 3 pm. Fireworks at the Rodeo Grounds - park at Tiny LaFleur Park and enjoy the show beginning at dusk. The Rodeo Grounds are located at the south end of town near the Community Hall.
Location: Memorial Park, 1313-1335 Gough Rd - 1 - 3 pm
Contact: Brenda Coles - Phone: 403-337-3341 - E-mail: brendac@carstairs.ca
Calendars: Carstairs Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


Cremona Canada Day
Host: Village of Cremona
Description: Pancake Breakfast 8-10 am, Ball Tournament Begins at 8 am and runs Friday to Sunday, Interdenominational Church Service at 9 am, Parade begins at 10:15 am, Family Races at the Ball Diamond 11-12, Tractor Pull at 12 pm on the north side of the arena, Entertainment Tent east side of the hall, Kids Zone 12 pm at the arena, Soapbox Derby at 12:30 on Center Street, Pie at the Hall 2-4 pm, Crib at 5 pm at the Gold and Silver Club for $5 which includes lunch, Steven Newsome Outdoor Concert at 9:45 pm AND FIREWORKS at the Ball Diamond at 11:15 pm! Celebrate Canada's 151st Birthday in Cremona! All details on the poster throughout town and on the Village's website at cremona.ca.
Location: Throughout Cremona - See times in Description
Contact: Luana Smith - Phone: 403-637-3762 - E-mail: cao@cremona.ca
Calendars: Cremona Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


Community Worship
Host: Zion Evangelical Missionary Church
Description: A wonderful opportunity for all - a Community Worship Service hosted by the fine folks with the Zion Church. There will be inflatables for the kids, and lunch will be provided. Bring your lawn chairs or blankets. The Memorial Park is located on 16th Street north of Secondary Hwy 582 (between the ball diamonds across from Centex).
Location: Amphitheatre at Didsbury Memorial Park - 10:30 am
Contact: Debbie Rion - Phone: 403-335-3629 - E-mail: info@zemc.org
Calendars: Didsbury Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


Art Show and Sale
Host: Sundre Art Club
Description: June 30 and July 1, local artists will have work on display including jewellery, woodworking, paintings, pottery, and more. Otter Pottery is located at 829 Main Avenue West (2 doors from Tim Hortons). For more information, call 403-638-5177.
Location: Otter Pottery on Hwy 22 - 10 am - 5 pm
Contact: Virginia Wilson - Phone: 403-638-5163 - E-mail: lnweiss@telus.net
Calendars: Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar


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Supporting arts, culture & heritage in Carstairs, Cremona, Didsbury, Olds, Sundre and the surrounding Central Alberta communities between Red Deer and Calgary.
Logo designed by Lyle Schulz. Venues sponsored by the Town of Didsbury. Stay overnight at the Rosebud Valley Campground at the east entrance to Didsbury. The Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage Program was created to help you celebrate your community, its past and its present. Situated where the foothills of the Canadian Rockies meet the fertile plains, Mountain View County is in the heart of Alberta's Calgary - Edmonton corridor. The Alberta Foundation for the Arts provides support to arts organizations, giving them the power to inspire minds, encourage expression, foster creativity, and contribute to Alberta's economy. The Mountain View Arts Society is proud to be a Partner with Alberta's Promise.
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