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Being exactly halfway between both Calgary and Edmonton, Red Deer is the perfect home-base for the Alberta explorer. Experience the great outdoors and venture into either city to attend unforgettable events. Check out three festivals you won't want to miss when visiting Alberta this June!

TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival

On June 25, the 2019 TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival arrives at the Winspear Centre to celebrate in jazz and blues. This headline event features an intimate performance showcasing two leading jazz artists. Witness the talent of saxophonist Joshua Redman Quartet and the bold vocals of multi-GRAMMY® Award winner, Cécile McLorin Savant.
Expect both Joshua Redman Quartet and the Cécile McLorin Savant to bring intense and soulful raw energy to the stage with mind-numbing performances.

BOMFEST! - Boodang Outdoor Music Festival

If you're looking for something more heart-pumping, check out the electrifying BOMFEST! presented by Boodang. To celebrate 20 years in business, Boodang brings hot names in electronic music to the growing festival. New this year is not two but three outdoor stages. Find a diverse lineup of over 20 artists from house to hardstyle, featuring fan favorites and the newest kids on the block. June 28 - 30 at the Edmonton Expo Centre.

FunnyFest Calgary Comedy Festival

Looking for laughs? Turn your head south to Calgary and head to the FunnyFest Calgary Comedy Festival. For 11 days experience giggles, guffaws, and belly laughs at one the festival comedy shows - each featuring 6 headlining performers. This is the 19th year for the festival, which happens from May 30 - June 9. Don't miss out!
Make Days Inn Red Deer your choice for activity hopping in Alberta this summer. Experience quality comfort and exceptional service at a fantastic location. Be only a quick drive away from the action.