Cochrane Farmers Market
Saturday mornings, Cochrane Farmers’ Market, 9:30 am – 1:30 pm, Historic Cochrane Ranche Site, Junction of Hwy 1A & Hwy 22 (www.cochrane-environment.org)
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 pm. Saturday – 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. (www.cochranefair.com or www.cochraneagsociety.com)
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 www.cochranerodeo.com)
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. (www.cochraneparade.com)