Get ready for Christmas in High River!

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The Town of High River has once again launched its holiday event website, or

The site serves as a one-stop-shop for anyone looking to connect with a bit of festive spirit in High River during the upcoming Christmas and holiday season.

Any group or individual that is planning a public special event, concert, package, charity drive or more this holiday season is encouraged to submit the information to be posted to the website. Event details can be submitted by email to

Light Up Our High River
Our High River will coordinate this year’s community-wide Christmas lights contest with a group of dedicated community volunteers. Residents and businesses have now registered their light displays and public voting is open until Dec. 20. Check out the Light Up Our High River Facebook group for photos, or grab some friends and view each display in person and then vote for your favourite! Cash prizes will be given to winners in each category and anyone who votes will be entered into a draw for an additional prize!

Santa at the Museum
Bring your camera and take a photo with Santa at the Museum of the Highwood!

406 1 Street S.W., High River

Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 8 and 9 – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 15 and 16 – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

Saturday and Sunday, Dec. 22 and 23 – 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.


A Night With The Polar Express

Dec. 15 at 5 p.m.

-Come in your comfy jammies and bring your favourite stuffie for night filled with fun.

-There will be cookie decorating, crafts and hot chocolate.

-The doors open at 5:00PM and the movie starts at 6:00PM


-Presented by the Full Gospel Church, 1802 9th Ave, SE.

-For more info visit


High River Carolers

Starting in December, the High River Carolers will be going out singing in town each evening at 6 p.m.

If you’d like to join the group, or request them to carol in your neighbourhood, contact them via their website or social media below.


Dine and shop with the High River Flyers

December 13 from 5:00-9:00 p.m.

The High River Flyers are giving back to the community that supports them! Thursday December 13th the Flyers want to meet you at Mr. Mikes and take you in style via limo to the downtown core. Downtown shops will be open until 9:00 for you to enjoy a festive night of holiday shopping and socializing with the High River Flyers as your elves! Limo rides back and forth from Mr. Mikes to Downtown core from 5:00-8:30. For more info go to the High River Flyers Facebook Page.

For info:

Becky Webster



High River Flyers First annual Teddy Bear Toss!

Dec. 14 at 8 p.m.

at the Bob Snodgrass Recreation Complex

Bring a teddy bear and see the game for free!

Teddy bears will be donated to the High River Salvation Army Christmas Hamper Campaign

For more details on the additional events and activities taking place throughout the holiday season, be sure to visit as the site will be updated daily!

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