There are lots of exciting events in the Brooks Region to keep you entertained throughout the year. The winter months are filled with curling, music concerts, dinners and fundraisers. Brooks Region Tourism encourages everyone to participate in as many events as possible. The Brooks Region has an abundance of campgrounds in the area, some of which are Kinbrook Island Provincial Park, Crawling Valley Reservoir and Rolling Hills Reservoir. If you enjoy boating, swimming, fishing, sailing or bird watching there is a place for you here. We also have a wide variety of sites to see including historic and educational as well as a multitude of recreational attractions and events. Some of the sites include The Brooks Aqueduct – a National/Provincial Historical Site, Dinosaur Provincial Park – A World Heritage Site, Bassano Dam, Brooks and District Museum, and the EID Historical Park with a working elevator. Some events that take place each year are the Brooks Kinsmen Pro Rodeo, Bassano Amateur Rodeo, Canada Day Events in various communities, Patricia Rodeo, Newell Sailing Regatta, Taste of Nations and the Medieval Faire.

No matter where you choose to travel in the Brooks Region, you will be able to discover both fun and exciting activities and opportunities for rest and relaxation.

Farm and Market

The Brooks Region has a variety of farms, farmers markets and specialty markets to offer


Looking to golf in the Canadian Badlands? The Brooks Region has five amazing golf courses that are perfect for a golfer of any level.

Museum and Historic Sites

Capture your own piece of history in the Brooks Region with all the available Museums and Historic sites. Plenty to see and enjoy for all!

Arts and Performing Arts

When it comes to arts, music and culture, the Brooks Region has lots to offer.

From the heart of the Canadian Badlands to the waters of Lake Newell and the mighty Bow and Red Deer River, this region’s history ranges from the time of the dinosaurs in Dinosaur Provincial Park to the coming of the pioneers and railroad construction!

Brooks Region is located 2 hours south of Calgary


Home of the largest man-made lake in Alberta


Location of the Brooks Aqueduct, built in 1910


The region grows 80% of Canada’s Alfalfa Seed crop

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If you enjoy boating, swimming, fishing, sailing or bird watching there is a place for you here. We also boast a wide variety of historic and educational sites and a multitude of recreational attractions and events.

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