Cochrane, Alberta’s Labour Day Long Weekend Events Round-Up! – August 29/19

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Thursday, August 29 –
> 7pm – Kenny Freeman at Half Hitch
> 7pm – The Venue Bar & Grill Open Mic
> 7:30pm – Family Movie Night at the Cochrane Ranche, Stockmen’s Memorial Foundation in support of the Activettes
> 8pm – MR MIKES Cochrane Live at the Lodge

Friday, August 30 –
> 11am – Cochrane Lions Club 53rd Labour Day Rodeo
> 6:30pm – The Royal Canadian Legion Cochrane Branch BBQ
> 9pm – Catch 22 at the Venue

Saturday, August 31 –
> 9:30am – Cochrane Farmers’ Market
> 10am – End of Season Sale at Home Reno Heaven
> 11am – Cochrane Lions Club 53rd Labour Day Rodeo
> 9pm – Catch 22 at The Venue Night 2

Sunday, September 1 –
> Vaughn’s Memorial Color Run in Mitford Park – The Vaughn Sawchuk Foundation
> 9am – Pancake Breakfast at the Cochrane Alliance Church
> 9:30am – Bearspaw Lions Farmers Market
> 10am – Cochrane Lions Club 53rd Labour Day Rodeo

Monday, September 2 –
> 8:15am – the roads closed to Historic Downtown, parts of Railway St. and Centre Ave. for the Cochrane Labour Day Parade route.
> 8:30am (until 10:30am) – Pancake Breakfast in support of the Cochrane Activettes at NorthStar Ford Cochrane
> 9am – Parade route entertainment begins in Historic Downtown, Railway St. and Centre Ave. – Facepainting, Henna, Magicians + 5 Food Trucks on Route and MORE!
> 10am – the Cochrane Labour Day Parade begins!
> 11am – Cochrane Lions Club 53rd Labour Day Rodeo

NOTE: Tuesday, September 3 – BACK TO SCHOOL
– The first Tuesday of the month is 10% off day at Home Reno Heaven
– BINGO at The Royal Canadian Legion Cochrane Branch


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Samantha Nickerson

Samantha is the Founder of and is also the Lead Content Creator. She is a community inspired individual who is always looking for better ways to serve and connect the community, whether it be through the sharing of stories or organizing local events.

Samantha also designs websites & is a digital marketer.

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Written by Samantha Nickerson