Getting to the Festival
FREE Family Activities
Chamber Parade & Sponsors
Axiom Mortgage Solutions Pancake Breakfast
RE/MAX Spray Park & Playground
Sherwood Park Arena/Sports Centre
Kinsmen Leisure Centre
Salisbury Composite High School Field
An outstanding family festival on July 1, 2015 hosted in Broadmoor Lake Park (google map) in Sherwood Park, Alberta.
Information Booths/Ticket Booths
Located throughout the festival site. At the front doors of the Community Centre (inside), Festival Place (outside), on the Broadmoor Lake Plaza, Sherwood Park Arena (outside), Salisbury Composite High School Field and beside the Kinsmen Leisure Centre (east of the front doors).
Although the majority of activities and performances are free, there are a few exceptions. In order to maintain the high number of activities and peformances, the cost of specific activities goes back to the festival to pay for itself. We also have many dedicated sponsors who help cover the cost of the activities and services.
Purchase a wristband for $5 that will get you unlimited access to ticketed activities and alleviate line ups at ticket booths. Wristbands can be purchased at Sherwood Park Mall, Recreation Administration Office, Kinsmen Leisure Centre, Millennium Place and Festival Place prior to July 1st. Wristbands cannot be purchased at the event. On July 1st, individual tickets are available to purchase at the info/ticket booths at a cost of $1/ticket. Please note: unused tickets cannot be refunded. Unused tickets can be donated at any Information/Ticket booth with the funds going to Everybody Gets to Play.
Every child/person participating needs a wristband/ticket for the following rides:
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
10 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Participant Responsibility: You should be in good health to participate safely. You know your physical conditions and/or limitations. If you or someone in your party suspects that your health could be at risk for any reason, or you could aggravate a pre-existing condition of any kind, please do not participate.
Feature activities with an additional cost:
10 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
6 p.m. - 8 p.m. & 8:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Free tickets for the Octonaut Meet and Greet
1:45 p.m. & 3:30 p.m. (limited quantity 30 tickets/time slot.) Ticket valid for one family photo (one ticket per family). Tickets are available at the Recreation, Parks and Culture Administration Office (2025 Oak Street) starting June 15th.
S.A.F.E. Lost Child Station
To ensure you and your family have a safe and fun experience, remember to visit the S.A.F.E. Lost Child Station in the Sherwood Park Arena parking lot (close to the spray park) to receive your free child wristband, which you can write your cell phone number. Should you be separated from your child, your child will be escorted directly to the lost child station and you will be contacted. The S.A.F.E. Lost Child Station is operated by Citizens on Patrol from 9 a.m. – 11 p.m.
The Kinsmen Leisure Centre lifeguards are on duty from 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 p.m. Should you or someone in your group require first aid please go to the nearest information booth or the Kinsmen Leisure Centre or contact any volunteer. Please remember to bring your sunscreen, hat and drink plenty of water on a hot day.
Located in Sherwood Park Arena/Sports Centre, Kinsmen Leisure Centre, Festival Place, Community Centre.
Port-a-potties are located on the west and east end of the Salisbury Composite High School Fields and in the Kinsmen Leisure Centre parking lot (south end of parking lot.)
Food Vendors on the Broadmoor Lake Plaza
(located south of the Sherwood Park Sports Centre)
available from 10 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Food Vendors on the Salisbury Composite High School Field
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Located in the Festival Place parking lot on Canada Day.
Located in lobby of Festival Place, at the Sherwood Park Arena and in the Community Centre.
Family Seating Areas
Picnic tables are located in the Broadmoor Lake Plaza, RE/MAX Field and out of the sun in the Sherwood Park Arena Sports Centre.