Scavenger Hunt

Date: November 18 – December 15

Many Downtown businesses have decorated their windows for the holiday season as part of our Business Window Decorating Contest! We want you to check out these awesome displays and have a chance to win a prize while doing so! Scavenger Hunt questions/answer sheets will be made available starting November 18, and once completed can be submitted through email. Submissions will be accepted until December 15, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. A winner will be chosen and contacted December 16, 2021 (winner will have 5 business days to pickup prize before a new winner will be selected.)

Completed question/answer sheets can be submitted by email to

Click here to view the printable Scavenger Hunt Questions!


Christmas Carolers on Ross Street Patio

On Thursday afternoons this December, Downtown visitors can enjoy live Christmas Carolers on the Ross Street Patio from 3:30PM to 4:30PM. Join us for a second performance on December 9th from 6:30 to 7:30PM during Late Night Shopping. While here, grab a warm beverage from one of many local coffee shops and take a picture on our Frosty Friends bench!


Pickup Activities

Reindeer Food 

Stop by housewarmings (4925 Ross ST) to pick up your bag of Reindeer Food! Sprinkle your Reindeer Food on your porch, balcony, or backyard and Santa’s Reindeer are sure to stop by on Christmas Eve!

Snowman Soup

Stop by Sunworks Living (4913 Little Gaetz Ave) to pick up your bag of Snowman Soup! Snowman Soup is the perfect treat to warm you on a cool winter evening.


Face Mask Bundle

Stop by Vin L Den (4919 49 ST) and the Downtown Winter Market to pick up your facemask bundle. These fashionable, disposable face masks are the perfect accessory for going out during the Christmas/Winter season. Wear them all yourself or give one to a friend!

All pick up activities are available during each business’ hours and are first come, first serve, while supplies last.


Downtown Winter Market

Date: November 18, 19, and 20, 2021
Time: Noon until 4:00 p.m.
Location: Imperial Block Building (4919 49 ST)

The Downtown Winter Market will take place at the Imperial Block Building (4919 49 ST) from Noon until 4:00 p.m. each day. Check out items from local vendors and artisans. While there, make sure to check out the Vin L Den Black Market featuring A+ Art Gallery’s Artisan Market taking place in conjunction.

Superstore Holiday Giveaway

On November 18, 19, and 20, 2021, you can enter to win a $200 gift card to Superstore. All you have to do is guess how many candies are inside of the jar at the Downtown Winter Market. A winner will be chosen November 22, 2021.


North Pole Stroll

North Pole Stroll is Downtown Red Deer’s annual Christmas marketing campaign. Originally launched as a one-day event, it has grown into a month-long celebration of the holiday season.

Please click here to learn more about the The Christmas Pickle, SHOP Downtown, and Late Night Shopping.


Downtown Winter Guides

A PDF version of our Downtown Winter Guides can be found here.