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posted by: Motel 6 Red Deer on: August 03, 2016

Another beautiful, Alberta summer is slowly winding down—but there’s still plenty of time left to get out there and enjoy it!
Here are four fun outdoor events going down around Red Deer this August.

Mud Hero | August 5-7

From August 5-7, challenge yourself with Mud Hero, Canada’s most popular obstacle event. Trudge through the mud, clear more than 16 obstacles, and partake in a fantastic after party—all while enjoying some fresh air and sunshine. It all goes down at Canyon Ski Resort, just a short drive from our cozy motel. Find more information here!

Slide the City | August 6

On August 6, take a short drive over to Sylvan Lake to Enjoy Slide the City—an event that’s highlighted by a 1000-foot slip-and-slide. If there’s any better way to enjoy the last weeks of summer than this wet and wild event, let us know what it is! Click here for more information, and have fun!

Red Deer Ribfest | August 19-21

On the weekend of August 19, take a short drive north to City Hall Park to fill your stomach under the big Alberta sky. With dozens of of vendors from Alberta and beyond, specializing in not only ribs, but also chicken and pulled pork, you’ll show up hungry and leave happy. Click here for more information on this delicious summer event.

B-Ball on the Beach | August 27

Volleyball on the beach is nothing new. But basketball on the beach? That’s a whole new hunk of fun, and just what you’ll get if you make the short drive over to Sylvan Lake on August 27. To register a team for this awesome outdoor event, simply call 403-887-2199. Have fun and remember to stay hydrated!
Yes, this August around Red Deer, there will be multiple opportunities to get outside and enjoy the last weeks of summer. To partake in any of the events listed above, simply book a room at our comfortable motel today. We look forward to welcoming you to town!