August long weekend:
NANTON ROUND-UP DAYS & PARADE
Festivals featuring a rodeo, parade, children's entertainment, a ball tournament and lots more! Fun for the whole family. Contact: (403) 646-2735 for parade information. Slo-pitch tournament information and registration, call (403) 646-2424. Rodeo
information, call (403) 646-3160.
Second weekend in August:
CHINOOK COUNTRY CRUISERS SHOW 'N SHINE
The 13th annual car and truck show featuring unique vintage and classic vehicles, at Nanton Lancaster Museum. Contact: (403) 646-5824
Third weekend in August:
SHADY GROVE BLUEGRASS AND OLD TYME MUSIC FESTIVAL
A special treat for all music lovers! Tap your toes to the sweet sounds of some of the best country and bluegrass music in Canada, at Broadway Farm, 10 km east of Nanton on highway #533. Contact Shady Grove Bluegrass Hotline (403) 936-5123.