21. July 2017 - 18:30
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Abbey Centre Summer Cultural Events | Abbey Centre | Friday, 21. July 2017

The Abbey Centre is the place to be for family fun with summer cultural events all season! With musical acts, improv, an LED glow show, and more - you won't want to miss any of the awesome events lined up!


Ginger Snap – Friday July 21 – 6:30 pm @ Amphitheatre
Rockin' band who play everything from old classics to today's hits.

Dr. Von Houligan – Thursday July 27 – 6:30 - 8:00 pm @ Amphitheatre. Family Fun Circus featuring Fire Breathing, Magic, Juggling and Mad Science. Dr. Von Houligan has performed in Las Vegas with Penn and Teller doing lobby shows in the Rio Grande. His love of children has made his show very popular with families and keeps all ages on the edge of their seat throughout his show.

The Dream Catchers – Tuesday August 8th at Noon @ Field house #3
Take hip hop, spoken word and folk. Blend it with contemporary and Indigenous dance, and experience this new Canadian musical, full of original Canadian works. The Dream Catchers is a Canada 150 Signature project, featuring the TD Confederation Centre Young Company that will take you on a one-hour quest to find hope for the future and dare you to believe that no dream is too small.

Calfskit – Cinderella Improv Family Show – August 13 – 2:00 pm @ Amphitheatre
This all ages family show will take the fairy tale classic Cinderella and flip the story on its head using improv from audience suggestions and participation.
Before the show begins, the Calfskit cast members will introduce the crowd to improv with some short interactive games.

Family FunFest – Saturday August 26th 12:30 – 4:30 pm @ Field House and Amphitheatre
Stilt walkers, family magic show, kids **** painting, inflatable bouncers, and appearance by Paw Patrol’s Skye & Chase! Interactive booths from Community Groups from Blackfalds and Central Alberta. Plus Celebrate the Great Trail with games and snacks in amphitheatre and see Flyin Bob and his circus camp perform!

SaFire – Saturday September 9th 8:00 pm @ Amphitheatre
Fire Show and LED Glow Show with a dance focused with comedy and audience participation. SaFire has performed around the world in 16 different countries around the world with over 4 million views of performances online.


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