Discover Wetaskiwin

SHOP, DINE

SHOP. DINE. SUPPORT LOCAL TO WIN!

Small Business Week takes place October 17th - 24th and is an annual celebration of entrepreneurship, highlighting our local small businesses which are the cornerstone of our community.  Join the City of Wetaskiwin as we celebrate all of our local businesses by sharing your favorites on social media for the CHANCE TO WIN!

Between October 17th - November 28th share a photo of your favorite small business, your most memorable meal or the most unique product purchased in Wetaskiwin on your Facebook or Instagram page and tag #shopwetaskiwin and #thecityweshare for your chance to win 1 of 6 weekly prizes!

At the end of each week, we will randomly draw a winner who will be contacted through either direct messaging or email to claim their prize.  The prize is a $50 gift card to a local Wetaskiwin small business of their choice.

Contest Rules can be found HERE

A welcoming nature, many generations deep.

As one of the province's oldest cities, Wetaskiwin's historic charm delights visitors as much as our easy going nature.  Explore a region steeped in true frontier spirit from the comfort and convenience of our welcoming city. Whoever you are, wherever you come from, we welcome you to Wetaskiwin.

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Discover History, Heritage, Arts & Culture

The City of Wetaskiwin is one of Alberta's oldest cities and we invite you to discover our history and culture, celebrate our performing arts, talented artisans and more!

History, Heritage, Arts & Culture

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Reynolds-Alberta Museum & Aviation Hall of Fame

6426 40 Avenue

The Reynolds-Alberta Museum inspires all to explore mechanical heritage through authentic interactions.  Celebrate the spirit of the machine, climb into a pink Buick convertible or cuddle up in the indoor drive-in.  

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Wetaskiwin & District Heritage Museum

5007 50 Avenue

The award-winning Wetaskiwin & District Heritage Museum is located in the heart of historic downtown Wetaskiwin.  There are three floors of exhibits which celebrate local history including Wetaskiwin City, County and the Maskwacis Cree Four Nations spanning from the time of dinosaurs to the War Years.

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Historic Water Tower & Peace Cairn

5003 56 Street

View one of the oldest water towers in Canada and visit the Peace Cairn commemorating the peace treaty between the Cree and Blackfood Nations of the Wetaskiwin area

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Wetaskiwin Historic City Hall

4705 - 50 Avenue

Old meets new at our City Hall!  Originally built in 1907, serving as a Courthouse until 1983 and re-opens as our City Hall in 2007.

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Historic Downtown Walking Tour

Experience 13 turn-of-the century buildings restored to their original splendor on a self-guided downtown walking tour.

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Dalcon Visual Arts

4914 50 Street

Family owned and operated since 2016 providing a place for local and Alberta artists to display their art.

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Manluk Theatre for the Performing Arts

5002 53 Avenue

Located in the Historic Electric Power Building, we are a non-profit organization hosting a variety of Live Performance events on the Kimto Stage including local community theatre and other concert series as well as hosting a monthly Open Mic. 


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The Wetaskiwin Farmers Market

Wetaskiwin Agricultural Society

A wide selection of local vendors offering fresh fruit and veggies, crafts and more! Wednesdays 3-7pm

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Public Farmers Market

4811 51 avenue

We have Honey, Baking, veggies, jam, individual meals, crafts, and gently used items.  Open Tuesday and Fridays 3-8pm and the last Sunday of the month 10am-4pm

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Wild West Gallery

Wetaskiwin Mall

The Wild West Gallery is a Destination Stop boasting the largest selection of seed beads in central Alberta!  The gallery exhibits rustic Rocky Mountain pine furniture, framed local art, World Famous Manitobah mukluks and moccasins, Pendleton blankets which are the best fleece blankets on the market and the largest selection of First Nations bead work in Alberta!!

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Bear Paw Trading Post

4 miles south of Wetaskiwin on Highway 2A 

The Bear Paw Trading Post boasts Alberta’s largest selection of beads including crow, pony, spaghetti and other accessories. There is also a selection of crafts for those looking for authentic Indigenous workmanship gifts for friends or family.  

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Pihtwahew Gift Shop

Maskwacis Mall Highway 2A

The Pihtwahew Gift Shop provides an array of gift giving ideas including blankets, purses/wallets, beaded jewelry and more!


Discover Outdoor Adventure & Natural Wonder

Our hospitality extends beyond our people, to the land itself.  It's our nature to welcome you to Wetaskiwin, come discover the beauty that surrounds us from our local parks, fishing holes, hiking, golfing and more!


Parks & Recreation

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 Chickadee Trail

Wetaskiwin County No. 10

Chickadee Trail is located in the Wetaskwin Region and is a 3.1KM trail featuring a river and the ultimate location for walking and bird watching.

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By-The-Lake Park

6128 - 56 Avenue

Walk the 2.5km trail or have a picnic among the trees at By-The-Lake Park

Peace Hills Park

Peace Hills Park

1 km west on Township Road 464  |  Get directions

While this park is located within the County of Wetaskiwin, it is certainly well utilized by Wetaskiwin residents! Featuring a number of trails, a disc golf course, a children's playground, as well as a covered picnic area, you'll often find it humming with activity!

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By-The-Lake Park

6128 - 56 Avenue

Walk the 2.5km trail or have a picnic among the trees at By-The-Lake Park

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Montgomery Glen Golf Course

Township Rd 464 Alberta 13, AB-2A

Golf this championship 18-hole golf course and stay for a delicious meal at the Glens Grill.

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Edmonton International Raceway

244047A, Township Rd 464

One of Canada's premiere race facilities, founded in 1968. Featuring NASCAR racing, stock, race schools, test drives, birthday parties and much more!


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The Manluk Centre

4514 50 Avenue

Feel the excitement at the Manluk regional aquatic and fitness centre.

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Loons Golf Course & RV Resort

4502 Highway 13 East

Book a round at this 9-hole golf course. 

 

Hotels & Accomodations

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Best Western Wayside Inn

4103 56 Street

Conveniently located on the famous Automile and minutes away from the Reynolds-Alberta Museum, the Best Western Wayside Inn is one of the main lodging locations in Wetaskiwin and home to O’Brian’s Restaurant and Barney’s Pub and Grill.

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Westview RV Park

243019C, AB-13

Westview RV Park has large, spacious pull-through RV spots, remodeled washrooms that have been awarded winner of “Cintas Canada’s Best Restrooms Contest 2020”, playground and zipline as well as Willow Inn, a 12 room hotel.

 

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Siding 16 Lodge

3806 56 Street

Siding 16 Lodge offers Wetaskiwin's only hotel water park complete with water slide, hot tub and pool. (3806 56 Street)

 

Campgrounds

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Wetaskiwin Lions Campground

1.5 miles East of Highway 2A and13E

Wetaskiwin Lions Club operates a 52 site RV Campground  located only minutes from Wetaskiwin. All sites have 30amp electrical service. 27 sites are fully serviced and 25 sites have electrical and water services only. Amenities include: Playground, 2 Camp Kitchens, Fish Pond, Toilets and Showers, Firewood, Laundry Facilities, Horse Shoe Pits, and Dumping Station.

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Westview RV Park

Westview RV Park has large spacious and level pull-thrus that make us big rig friendly.  Clean hot (free) showers in the newly remodelled washrooms that have been AWARDED WINNER OF CINTAS CANADA'S BEST RESTROOM CONTEST 2020. Westview RV Park also has a brand-new playground and zip-line.  

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Coal Lake South Campground

13 km. east of Wetaskiwin on highway 13

Un-serviced campground minutes from Wetaskiwin with 25 sites, firewood and pump water available with access to fishing and a boat launch.

Food & Beverage

Home to over 50 restaurants, offering a range of culinary delights. Tantalize your taste buds at one of our many diverse and locally owned dining experiences.

Dining Offers

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The Glens Grill

1 km west of Junction Hwy 2A & Hwy 13

Locally sourced, farm to table restaurant taking pride with 100% scratch cookery, expertly prepared. Open 11am - 8pm daily

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Huckleberry's Café

3840 - 56 Street

Huckleberry’s Caféof Wetaskiwin, Alberta, has been voted as the #1 Restaurant in Alberta Parkland! With all-naturalfresh ingredients and everything created in-house, Huckleberry’s Café provides only food of the highest quality to all friends, neighbours and family members that visit our establishment.

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Nio's Baked Creations

4909 50 Street

Family-owned and operated, home-style baking with no preservatives.  25 years of experience.  Open Monday-Saturday 8am - 6pm 


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Slick's Motorsports Bar & Grill

4617 50 Street

Inspired by a love of good food, good drink and great company Slick's Motorsports Bar & Grill opened in Wetaskiwin in 2002. Since then the Slick's family has provided a great place to eat, drink and relax.

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Cornerstone Pub & Grill

4503 56 Street

Indulge in over 321 flavors of wings!  It's hard to believe there's that many possible flavors.  Specials everyday and home to The Perogy Poutine.

Don't miss out on WING Wednesday

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Fresh Grill Kitchen & Bar

5001 50 Avenue

Family owned and operated using fresh ingredients with superior flavour and home-made fare.  Open Daily 11am-9pm with weekend brunch from 10am-2pm 

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Castle Restaurant

3765 56 Street

Offering casual dining for both lunch and dinner in a family style atmosphere.  Daily specials available

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Seoul Japanese & Korean Cuisine

4912 50 Street

Wetaskiwin's best Sushi and Korean Food!  Vegetarian & gluten free options open Monday-Saturday 11:30am-9pm 

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Hong & Sandy's Family Restaurant

5015 50 Avenue

Locally owned Chinese and Western Cuisine dining.  

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Wok'n Roll

4817 49 Street

Take in the homey atmosphere while indulging in wor wonton soup and other specialty dishes.

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Yatin's Kitchen

5216 50 Avenue

Offering scrumptious East Indian and Western cuisine, made with high quality ingredients and love of a family.  We take pride in serving the best food to our customers.


Angleos

Angleo's Pizza & Pasta House

5009 50 Avenue

We are a completely family owned and operated pizza and pasta restaurant. Our father travelled from Greece to Canada and taught us his recipes. Everything is home made in our kitchen just like dad made it.

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The Skillet

4915 50th Street

Under new ownership, The Skilled has re-opened serving all-day breakfast, lunch and dinner.  Check out their new menu with home-made burgers, donairs, kebab, chicken shawarma and more! Open 8am-8pm 

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Beans Coffee Bar & Bistro

114, 4814 56 Street

Locally owned & operated.  We serve specialty coffee & teas along with fresh made baked goodies, sandwiches & soups.  Open daily Monday-Friday 8am-5pm and Saturday 8am-4pm

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Pasta Kulture

4910 55a Street

Locally owned and operated serving up fresh made pasta!  

Barneys

Barney's Pub & Grill

4103-56 Street

Experience delicious pub fare, good friends and good times.  Open Mon-Sat 10am - 2am and Sun 10am -1am 


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Sing & Kim Family Restaurant

 5530 - 48 Avenue

Offering Western and Chinese Cuisine

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Mitchell's Cafe

4808-50 Ave

Locally owned, offering a wide selection of traditional fare...international flair!

Shop Historic Downtown & the Automile

Experience the local history while taking a shopping trip in our historic downtown

Shop Historic Downtown Wetaskiwin

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Local Roots Floral & Design

5011 51 Street

Specializing in unique floral arrangements and gift giving products.  Open Monday - Friday 10am-6pm and Saturday 11am-3pm

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French's Jewellery

5018A 50 Avenue

French's Jewellery has been serving Wetaskiwin for over a century. The old charm of the original store is till a part of this new, large location featuring Canadian designed, exquisite jewellery.  Monday - Friday 10am - 5.30pm Sat 10am - 4pm


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Mickey's Flowers & Fruit Bouquets

4802A 50 Avenue

Proudly serving Wetaskiwin for 70 years!  Receiving fresh flowers weekly and a vast array of plants and gifts to suit any occasion.  Their experienced staff will work with you to create a one of a kind gift you're sure to love!  Open Monday - Friday 9:30am - 4pm and Saturday 10am - 2pm or online anytime! 

Star Store

Wetaskiwin & District Heritage Museum Star Store

5007 50 Avenue

Honouring the history of our building and its general store roots you will find that perfect gift at our Star Store Gift Shop featuring knitting, spinning, weaving equipment & supplies, candy, coffee, tea and gifts. 

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Mike's Western Wear

4911 49 Street

Get saddled up and ready to ride at Mike's Western Wear. Monday - Friday 10am -6pm and Saturday 10m-5pm 


 

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Nutters Everyday Naturals

5216 50 Avenue

Nutters has been in Wetaskiwin for 29 years, operated by Ray & Linda for the past 27 years.  Providing bulk foods, supplements and specialty foods.

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Hidden Treasure

3725 56 Street (Wetaskiwin Mall)

Locally owned and operated with over 30 local Artisans and Collectors selling hand-made crafts.  Take a walk through the hidden treasures.  Open 10am - 4:30pm Monday - Saturday

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Wild West Gallery

3725 56 Street (Wetaskiwin Mall)

The Gallery offers one of a kind products produced by First Nation crafters around Western Canada.exhibiting rustic Rocky Mountain pine furniture, framed local art, World Famous Manitobah mukluks and moccasins, Pendleton blankets which are the best fleece blankets on the market and the largest selection of First Nations bead work in Alberta!! Mon - Fri 10 am to 6 pm | Sat 10:00 am - 5 pm | Closed Sundays and holidays! 

Hair & Spa Services

Time for a new do or maybe some well deserved relaxation time?  Experience one of our fabulous hair salons and spas and treat yourself!

Hair Services

Belle Hair Studio

Belle Hair Studio

4817 49 Avenue

A popular hair salon in the City of Wetaskiwin

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Refresh Wellness Centre

 5109 50 Avenue

A multi-dimensional wellness centre offering a variety of alternative health services & classes.  Our focus is always wellness of our clients.  We provide the highest quality of service from the best practitioners who all have a comment goal, the clients health and well being.

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Kreative Khair

4910 51 Street

Kreative Khair has been located in the heart of downtown Wetaskiwin for over 10 years.  We carry a full line of Kevin Murphy and ELEVEN hair products.  We also offer nail acrylic enhancements and manicures.


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