Take a walk around the trails, rent a paddleboat on the ponds, hit the playground or bouncy houses with the kids then pull up a blanket on the hill and check out the entertainment on the outdoor stage.
Featuring a variety of foods from around the world, and a spectacular fireworks display, this is the place to be on July 1.
Hours: Event starts at 11 a.m. and fireworks are set off approximately 11 p.m.
Bus Information and Park & Ride
Park & Ride Service every 15 minutes from Sorensen Station to Bower Ponds.
- First departure is at 10:45 a.m. and will continue until the fireworks. Service resumes after the fireworks end.
Parking: There will be no parking at Bower Ponds, Great Chief Park, Capstone at Riverlands or surrounding area so take advantage of the convenient Park & Ride at Sorensen Station downtown (4830 48 St, Red Deer). Parking is free at the Sorensen Station parkade, nearby City lots and on-street. The parkade opens at 10 a.m. and closes shortly after midnight.
Bus fares: Fares are cash only please:
- $1 for adults
- 50 cents for children