Events This Week
Banff Pride Week
October 1 – 6
Banff PRIDE is an annual celebration of community. Visit the Banff PRIDE Facebook page for more information and a listing of events.
Fall Community Rummage Sale
Saturday, October 5
9 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Sell your stuff at the annual Rummage Sale at The Fenlands.
To rent a table for $25, visit banff.ca/register or call 403.762.1251.
Fire Prevention Week
October 6 – 12
Not every hero has a cape. Plan and Practice your Escape.You may have as little as 2 minutes to escape a home fire from the time the smoke alarm sounds. Everyday steps can create heroic results. Practice your home escape plan today. firepreventionweek.org
Join us for the annual Fire Prevention Week Pancake Breakfast and Open House
Canmore: Sunday, Oct. 6, from 8 – 11 a.m. at the Canmore Fire Hall.
Banff: Saturday, Oct. 12, from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Banff Fire Hall.
Donations will be graciously accepted for the Bow Valley Food Bank.
Monday, October 7
5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Experience what it’s like to sweep the ice to get your rock into the house. Banff Curling Club instructors will be on hand to teach you what this sentence means and how to do it during this try-curling program. For ages 18+. This is a free event. All equipment and instruction is provided. Registration required, register at banff.ca/register.
Wine Education and Tasting: American Red Blends
Wednesday, October 9
6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Hone your wine expertise during this informational session at the Banff Library while sampling the latest in red wine blends from the United States. Facilitated by Shelly Gordash, manager of the Banff Liquor Depot. Space is limited; registration is required. Ages 18+. Visit banfflibrary.ab.ca to register.
BanffLIFE Pasta Night
6 – 8 p.m.
Want to enjoy a home cooked meal, meet new people and play some games? Then you should join us every Wednesday for BanffLIFE Pasta Night at 101 Bear Street. BanffLIFE is the best connection and resource for young adults aged 18 – 30. All programs and events are dedicated to promoting and building a healthy lifestyle for young adults living and working in Banff and Lake Louise.
First Aid Courses
Saturday & Sunday, October 19 – 20
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
The Town of Banff offers a selection of first aid courses, including Standard First Aid, Emergency First Aid, and First Aid Re-certification. Register at banff.ca/regsiter.