Miquelon Lake Provincial Park

Events

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  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      JunJune  28, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Mixed Messages - Evening Amphitheatre Program

      JunJune  29, 2019
    • Giving the right message can be complicated! This 45-minute theatrical show explores the wild world of animal communication. Join us for a tour through Miquelon's animal kingdom as we settle the age-old question...What's better, verbal or non-verbal communication? Observe courtship dances, smell pheromones and hear songs of love. 

      • No alcohol, pets, or smoking permitted at amphitheatre
      • All ages welcome
      • Come early for best seating
      • Children under 12 must be accommodated by an adult
    Where:  Amphitheatre - next to site A-150  Miquelon Lake Campground
    When: 10:17 AM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Painting Posies - Family Drop-in Program

      JunJune  29, 2019
    • Whether you're a budding artist or have been painting petals for years, now is your chance to delve into the world of painting alongside Mother Nature.  After a quick lesson in using watercolours, grab some supplies and wander off to a picture perfect spot among the trees.  When you've finished with your masterpiece, take it home to frame!

      • One hour program
      • All materials supplied
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on the back deck of the Visitor Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Tasty Trails - Guided Walk

      JulyJuly  03, 2019
    • Have you always wanted to try those berries in your campsite but weren't quite sure if they were safe? Before you make that pie, you may want to come along on this guided walk to learn more about edible plants in Alberta. The Earth has more than 80,000 species of edible plants and you don't want to nibble the wrong ones!  

      • One hour walk
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather and insects
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet in front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 2:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please contact the Park Centre at 780-672-7274.

     
  • Investigating Tracks and Traces - Family Drop-in Program

      JulyJuly  04, 2019
    • It can be hard to see all the animals that live at Miquelon Lake Provincial Park - especially when they're designed to stay hidden!  Lucky for you, an Interpreter is ready to teach you how to snoop, spy, and identify the tracks and traces they leave behind!

      • One hour program
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on deck behind the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Contact the Park Centre at 780-672-7274

     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      JulyJuly  05, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • A Miquelon Morning - Guided walk

      JulyJuly  05, 2019
    • Are you the first person to step out of the camper or tent in the morning?  You aren't alone.  Most of the wildlife that calls Miquelon home are also up at the crack of dawn.  Enjoy your breakfast then join an interpreter for a morning walk to see who else enjoys the morning sun as much as you.  Listen for hooting owls and the hoof-steps of deer as you commune with nature.

      • One hour walk
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet in front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 10:00 AM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Bugs Abound - Family Drop-in Program

      JulyJuly  06, 2019
    • Bugs and insects have a bad reputation for being creepy crawlies, but they are fascinating critters with amazing adaptations!  Drop in to this program if you're curious about bugs and want to get a closer look into their secret lives.  Grab a net and a magnifying glass to discover how harmless and innocent they really are.

      • One hour program
      • All materials supplied
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on the back deck behind the visitor centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please Contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Feathered Fun - Family Drop-in Program

      JulyJuly  11, 2019
    • It's a plane!  It's a drone!  No, wait...it's an Evening grosbeak!  Learn the basics of birdwatching through games and fun, family activities.  Identify common birds to Miquelon by looking at habitat, body shape, and listening to calls and songs.

      • One hour program
      • All materials supplied - bring binoculars if you have some
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on the back deck behind the Visitor Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      JulyJuly  12, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • A Peek in the Pond - Family Drop-in Program

      JulyJuly  13, 2019
    • Ever wonder what lies beneath the surface?  Dive in to this fun and interactive program to discover for yourself what kind of critters call Grebe pond home.  Learn about the life-cycles of mosquitos, dragonflies and other aquatic invertebrates then get down on your belly and dip into the reeds to see who you will catch!

      • One hour program
      • All equipment provided
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Be prepared to be outside (bug spray, rain coat, sunscreen)
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet on the back deck of Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 3:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    For more information please contact the Park Centre at 780-672-7274.

     
  • For the Love of Bats - Guest Speaker Presentation

      JulyJuly  13, 2019
    • Join Dr. Cory Olson from the Alberta Community Bat Programfor an evening all about the most misunderstood mammal out there - Bats!  Cacth Dr. Olson's 6:00 pm indoor presentation on the bats of Alberta and the research that is currently taking place on this fascinating critter.  Then, tag along on a night walk in search of some of the more common species found right here at Miquelon.

      • Indoor presentation starts at 6:00 pm in the Aspen Room
      • Night walk starts at 9:30 pm outside the Park Centre (ends at approx. 11:00 pm)
      • Be prepared for the outdoors (jacket, bug spray, flashlight)
      • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Easy walking terrain 
    Where:  Aspen Room in Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 6:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please Contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      JulyJuly  19, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Parks Day - Miquelon Lake

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
    • Come celebrate Parks Day with us from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.!!

      • Scavenger Hunt
      • Face Painting
      • Games
    Where:  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 2:00 PM
    Fee:  All activitites are FREE
    More Info: 

    Please Contact Park Centre for more details: 780-672-7274

     
  • Plentiful Pollinators - Guided Walk

      JulyJuly  20, 2019
    • Did you know mosquitos actually help pollinate those berries you love to eat in your campsite?  Or that without bees, wasps, beetles and butterflies our food crops simply wouldn't produce food?  We really a great deal on pollinators to live, so come along on this special Parks Day guided walk to show them your appreciation by learning a bit about what makes them so darn special.

      • One hour walk
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Be prepared to be outside (bug spray, rain coat, sunscreen)
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot!
    Where:  Meet at the front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 10:00 AM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      JulyJuly  26, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Attack of the Invasive Species - Guest Speaker Presentation

      JulyJuly  27, 2019
    • Join invasive species specialist Natalie Horne of the Alberta Invasive Species Councilto learn the difference between native, invasive, alien and noxious plant and wildlife species.  How did goldfish end up in our storm ponds?  Why are zebra mussels such a threat to our recreational lakes?  Is Canada thistle really Canadian?  Meet in the Aspen Room for a quick presentation before heading out on the trails to identify some invasive plant species for yourself!

      • Be prepared for the outdoors (sun screen, bug spray, proper footwear)
      • Short walk on easy terrain
      • Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult
    Where:  Meet in the Aspen Room at the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 1:00 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      AugAugust  02, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • A Walk Among the Darkness - Guided Walk

      AugAugust  07, 2019
    • Are you the last person to crawl into the tent at night?  If you're a night owl and think you have the night-vision to prove it, join interpreter Ryan for a late night stroll through Miquelon. Learn about other animals that stay up late and the cool adaptations they have to survive under the cover of darkness.  Look to the skies for bats, listen for hooting owls, and see what insects will be drawn to the light.

      • Approximate one-hour walk
      • Bring a flashlight!
      • Easy terrain
      • Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult
      • Please be dressed for the weather
      • Arrive at least 5 minutes early to get a spot
    Where:  Meet in front of the Park Centre  Miquelon Park Centre
    When: 9:00 pm
    Fee:  Free
     
  • The Ugly Eya - Evening Amphitheater Show

      AugAugust  07, 2019
    • On a dark and stormy night an egg goes tumbling through the forest to find itself in the wrong bird family. Join the misfit Eya on her journey to find out who-whooooshe is. Along the way, she'll meet owls, hawks and eagles and Eya will learn what makes birds of prey like her special.

      • No alcohol, pets, or smoking permitted at amphitheatre
      • All ages welcome
      • Come early for best seating
      • Children under 12 must be accommodated by an adult
    Where:  The Amphitheatre (in Loop A of campground)  Miquelon Lake Campground
    When: 7:30 PM
    Fee:  Free
    More Info: 

    Please Contact Park Centre: 780-672-7274

     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      AugAugust  09, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      AugAugust  16, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      AugAugust  23, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
  • Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market

      AugAugust  30, 2019
    • Join us every Friday evening for the Miquelon Lake Farmers' Market!

      • Located in the large parking lot in the day use area
      • The Market runs from June 28th - August 30th
      • Every Friday between 4:00-8:00 p.m.
      • Offering local produce, preserves, meat and more!
      • CASH ONLY - no ATM or 'cash back' on site
    Where:
    When: 4:00 p.m.
    Fee:  Free
     
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