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Cochrane Farmers Market

Saturday mornings, Cochrane Farmers’ Market, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm, Historic Cochrane Ranche Site, Junction of Hwy 1A & Hwy 22 (

Cochrane Fair

August 18, 19, & 20, 2017: Cochrane Fair, Cochrane Agricultural Society Grounds. Featuring the Excel Homes Special Events Stage, Children Fun Zone, lots of equestrian events including Jackpot Team Roping, a Midway by Wildrose Amusements, a great “Market Place”, and tons of other activities.

Friday 4:00-11:00 pmSaturday – gates open at 9:00 and will close at 11 pm and Sunday gates open at 9:00 am will close at 6:00 pm.  There will be something for the entire family.  Come on out and join your neighbours for loads of fun and entertainment. ( or

Friday BBQ at the Legion

Every Friday. The Legion holds a Friday night BBQ every Friday night from 6-7pm.

Membership not required. We serve steak for $9.50 and burgers for $7.50 with all the fixings of potatoes, beans, salad and garlic bread. Families are welcome, 114 5th Avenue West.

Labour Day Weekend

September 2,3,4, 2017: 51st Annual Cochrane Lions Labour Day Rodeo.  Cochrane Lions Rodeo Grounds, 109 5th Avenue West.

Rodeo starts at 1:00 pm.  Bareback/ Saddle Bronc/ Bull Riding/ Steer Wrestling/ Calf Roping/ Junior Steer Riding/ Novice Horse Riding/ Team Roping/  Ladies Barrel Racing/  Junior Barrel Racing/  Breakaway Roping/  Junior Bull Riding/ Wild Pony Race/ Mutton Busting-/ Pee Wee Barrel Racing/ Trick Riders.  Crowning of the new Cochrane Lions Rodeo Queen.  Tickets are Adults $15, Teens and Seniors $10, Under 12 free. Tickets at the gate or Click here for online tickets.  (Information 403-880-1760 or

September 4, 2017: Cochrane Labour Day Parade,  starts on River Avenue to 1st Street West (Main Street) and throughout the downtown.  Click on the website for a route map. Parade begins at 10:30 am. (