Central Alberta’s largest outdoor street performer’s festival is taking place in downtown Red Deer this weekend. On Saturday, July 29th and Sunday, July 30th, street performers from all over Canada will entertain you with their special talents and showmanship and leave you wondering how they did that?!
All the fun takes place on Ross Street and 49th Avenue from 11:30 am – 8:00 pm pm Saturday and from Noon til 6 pm on Sunday. Rain or shine. Public street parking is available all around the site and is Free on Saturdays and Sundays. As well, parking is Free at Sorensen Station.
The event itself is also Free but cash donations are strongly encouraged to let the performers know you appreciated their talents and efforts! Click Here to visit the Centre Fest Website for more information!
Check out this year’s Circle Show Performers!
Are you ready for the best dance party Ross Street has ever seen? Keep it tight and bright with Red Deer’s Spandy Andy. A family favorite with vibrant suits and incredible dance moves!
The Silver Starlets
The Silver Starlets offer an acrobatic show full of glitz, glam, twists and tumbles. From the height of their 20 foot trapeze, they’ll captivate you with their beautiful grace, amaze you with their strength, then charm you with quips that will have your whole family laughing, cheering, and dancing!
Sharon From Canada
With a bright red jump suit, oversized glasses, and a smile that stretches ear to ear, Sharon from Canada proves that hockey players aren’t the only ones who can score a hat trick and captivate an audience!
Tianna the Traveller
With Tianna the Traveller, she will show you that with a nice sturdy set of chains and ratchet straps, NOTHING is impossible.
The Checkerboard Guy
The Checkerboard Guy offers you a circus – acrobatic show that combines the traditional and modern circus by utilizing a double trapeze, rope walking, juggling and comedy!
Guinness World Record holder, Mighty Mike is the funniest strong man you have yet to lay eyes on! Witness him bend horse shoes, drive nails through boards with his hands, and tear a pack of playing cards in half.
Roving Artists You Will See At Centre Fest This Year!
Doris the Tyrannosaurous
A real live dinosaur will be prowling the streets of Centrefest. But don’t worry, Doris the Tyrannosaurous loves children and is kept under control by one of Canada’s Finest!
The ultimate intergalactic robot ninja, FlowBot is always battling invisible demons and aliens, keeping the streets and citizens of Red Deer safe, as he travels through time, space, and Ross Street.
Jason Kodie has learned to play piano while riding a bike. Among the many hats that he wears, he is a sought after accordionist, musical director, and soundscape designer!
Kyle Key, Magician
Born and raised in Central Alberta, Kyle Key has performed his interactive family magic show all over the “great white north” for the past 20 years!