Don mittens and slide curling rocks across hand-shovelled ice.

A couple walking out with of the More Moo ice cream shop in Sylvan Lake.

Search for souvenirs in quirky boutiques or window shop along vibrant city streets.

Couple sitting at a patio in downtown Red Deer with a fresh cup of coffee.
People watch and sip specialty coffees in downtown Red Deer.
Rent a kayak for family fun on Sylvan Lake.

Alberta’s prairies have some of Canada’s sunniest cities—relax and enjoy the rays.

Mom-and-pop diners, specialty grills and more unique eateries feed the cities and rural communities. This is the place to order out of your comfort zone.

Discover places to eat

A family enjoying ice cream cones on a summer day sitting at a picnic table outside of the More Moo ice cream shop.
Couple walking in downtown Red Deer on a sunny summer day.

Explore the streets and chat with locals to get a feel for Central Alberta’s friendly cities.