Harvest Festival

Your Experience Includes

Things to do on the grounds:

  • Watch as we harvest our wheat crop using both steam and gasoline powered equipment.
  • See threshing machines at work.
  • View the modern and vintage John Deere equipment display from Martin Deerline,
  • Make and eat a tasty treat with the ATCO Blue Flame Kitchen.
  • Play games in the ATCO Energy Education Mobile.
  • Watch tractor starting and driving demonstrations.
  • Watch swathing, combining, ploughing, and stooking demonstrations.
  • Take an Open Cockpit Biplane Adventure.
  • Ride the shuttle between the main building and the Aviation Display Hangar.

For more fun, add this Family Fun Package to your family admission (for $10):

  • Take a tractor ride.
  • Play carnival games and win prizes in the Family Fun Zone.
  • Visit your animal friends in the petting zoo.

Things to do in the Museum:

  • Learn how to bake bread and sample a slice.
  • Learn how to make rope.
  • See how a grain elevator works.
  • Dance to the music of the Foggy Minded Mountain Boys.
  • Bid and take home a fresh baked pie at the Pie Auction.
  • Visit the Aviation Display Hangar and Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame.

A detailed schedule of daily activities will be posted just prior to the event. 

We recommend you:

Volunteers bake our tried and true recipes. We hope you enjoy this cookbook as much as we do!

Jim Takenaka
Head, Visitor Services


10 a.m. - 5 p.m.