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ARTS SOCIETY Didsbury's Not For Profit Society of 2015!
Visit the homepage of the Mountain View Arts Society, the organization hosting the Art Show & Sale at the Didsbury Art, Travel and Trade Expo, the Mountain View Rocks rock concert, and the Mountain View Arts Festival.
The Mountain View Arts Society is a group of volunteers in Didsbury and the surrounding region who support the arts, whether by hosting events or facilitating in the promotion of artists, musicans, writers, and dancers in Mountain View County.
Contact any member of the Board of Directors if you would like to volunteer with the Society, or participate in one of our events.
We invite you to buy a membership in the Society and help us promote arts, culture and heritage in Didsbury, Olds, Sundre, Carstairs, and Cremona Alberta, and their surrounding communities.
Coming Events include the Art Show & Sale held during the Didsbury Trade Show in April and the Mountain View Arts Festival in September. Tell us your event and we'll help promote it too.
Website Links and Resources for those involved in the arts in Alberta.
The Mountain View Arts Society promotes and encourages a variety of artistic
opportunities and events for the enrichment and enjoyment of the general public.
Rules of Participation Mountain View Arts Society Events Calendar Community Group Sign Up
Events Scheduled For
Saturday, November 27, 2021

Christmas LightUp
Host: Olds Fashioned Christmas
Description: Started in 1993, Olds Fashioned Christmas is a community, culture and recreation event held throughout November and December. It is organized and coordinated by a team of volunteers and has grown to include a large number of Events, Craft Shows and Family Activities. All of these can be found on the Olds Fashioned Calendar of Events that is produced every Christmas Season. There is extensive involvement by volunteers, local businesses, schools and service groups. The Olds Fashioned Christmas Light-Up is held annually - usually on the last Saturday in November. It is run in conjunction with the Santa Claus Parade of Lights.
Location: Centennial Park, Olds Cow Palace, and throughout town - TBA
Contact: Heather Dixon - Phone: 403-507-4811 - E-mail:
Calendars: Olds Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar

Xmas in the Valley
Host: Water Valley Community Assoc
Description: Shop local talent. Visit Santa. Fireworks. Sleigh rides and more TBA. Covid restrictions in place. For more information, email
Location: Water Valley Community Hall - 10 am - 4 pm
Contact: Elly VandenEnden - Phone: 403-637-2775 - E-mail:
Calendars: Cremona Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar

Book Sale
Host: Friends of the Didsbury Library Society
Description: Friends of the Didsbury Library are going to be having another book sale. Masks are required and sanitizing stations will be set up. Payment by donation with all funds being used to support the Didsbury Library.
Location: 2017B - 19th Avenue - 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Contact: Margery Steckler - Phone: 403-335-4281 - E-mail:
Calendars: Didsbury Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar

Christmas Market
Host: Christmas Market
Description: The Didsbury Christmas Market returns for another year on Saturday November 27th at the Zion Church. Discover unique treasures to stuff into stockings or tuck under the Christmas tree. Browse the more than 70 vendors that include decorations, wooden items, soaps, candles, jewellery, baking, knitting, sewing, and so much more.
Location: Zion Church, Didsbury - 10 am - 4 pm
Contact: Debbie Brazzale - Phone: 403-335-3870 - E-mail:
Calendars: Didsbury Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar

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Supporting arts, culture & heritage in Carstairs, Cremona, Didsbury, Olds, Sundre and the surrounding Central Alberta communities between Red Deer and Calgary.
Logo designed by Lyle Schulz. Venues sponsored by the Town of Didsbury. Stay overnight at the Rosebud Valley Campground at the east entrance to Didsbury. The Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage Program was created to help you celebrate your community, its past and its present. Situated where the foothills of the Canadian Rockies meet the fertile plains, Mountain View County is in the heart of Alberta's Calgary - Edmonton corridor. The Alberta Foundation for the Arts provides support to arts organizations, giving them the power to inspire minds, encourage expression, foster creativity, and contribute to Alberta's economy. The Mountain View Arts Society is proud to be a Partner with Alberta's Promise.