There is an action-packed weekend of events ahead in Crossfield. From delicious breakfasts and exciting rodeo performances to community picnics and lively dances, there's something for everyone.

It's a family affair so bring down the whole family, Discover Crossfield and their annual Pete Knight Days celebration said Norma Lang, a representative of the Crossfield and District Chamber of Commerce.

"Crossfield is the place to be this weekend, and we invite everybody from surrounding communities to come and join us for our fun events and participate in any way they can."

Here’s a detailed itinerary of all the events happening over the weekend: 

Friday, June 7, 2024

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Community Breakfast Kickstart your weekend with a hearty breakfast served by the Town of Crossfield at the Community Hall. 

6:00 PM: FCA Rodeo Performance Head over to the Rodeo Grounds for an evening of thrilling rodeo action. The FCA Rodeo Performance promises excitement with the skills of the cowboys and cowgirls as they compete in various rodeo events.

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM: Dance Featuring The Scarecrows After the rodeo, stick around for a dance featuring live music by The Scarecrows. Dance the night away under the stars and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere with your community.

Saturday, June 8, 2024

8:00 AM - 10:00 AM: Pete Knight Days Ag Society Pancake Breakfast Start your Saturday with a classic pancake breakfast hosted by the Pete Knight Days Ag Society, in the parking lot in front of the Arena.

9:30 AM - 11:00 AM: Parade Preparations and Road Closures Please be aware of road closures on the parade route starting at 10:30 AM. The parade will travel from the Fire Hall to the back of WGM.

Crossfield Parade Route

11:00 AM: Parade Don’t miss the colourful and lively parade at 11:00 AM. This year's theme is Discover Crossfield and Air 106 morning show host Claire Spencer is the parade marshall.

11:30 AM - 2:00 PM: Crossfield Baptist Church Community Picnic Following the parade, head over to Banta Park for a community picnic hosted by the Crossfield Baptist Church. Bring your picnic blanket and enjoy a relaxing afternoon with games, activities, and great food.

12:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Ag Society Farmer's Market Explore the Ag Society Farmer's Market at the Crossfield Community Centre. From fresh produce to handmade crafts, the market is a great place to support local vendors and find unique items.

All Day: Crossfield Slo Pitch Tournament Cheer on your favourite teams at the Crossfield Slo Pitch Tournament, taking place all day at McCaskill Park. The tournament begins at 9:00 AM.

2:00 PM: Rodeo Ground Events The excitement continues at the Rodeo Grounds with the Rodeo Grand Entry kick-off at 2:00 PM. Bring the kids for a variety of fun events from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM, including games and activities tailored just for them.

6:30 PM: Lawn Tractor Racing Don’t miss the high-speed action of lawn tractor racing at 6:30 PM. This unique and thrilling event is sure to be a crowd-pleaser.

9:00 PM - 1:00 AM: Dance Wrap up your Saturday with another dance from 9:00 PM to 1:00 AM. Enjoy live music, dance with friends, and celebrate the end of a fantastic weekend.

Whether you’re a Crossfield resident or a visitor, this weekend promises to be full of fun and community spirit. Don’t miss out on the festivities – see you there!