Since its inception in 1879, Northlands has been bringing together farmers, ranchers and agriculturalists to share information on what was happening in their industries. Founding members were the first group of volunteers, starting Northlands time-honoured tradition of dedication to community service. The first exhibition was attended by 275 people at Fort Edmonton on October 15, 1879. Livestock was on display, as well as grain, vegetables, and handcrafted items. A total of $173 in prizes was given out.
Today, Northlands is a not for profit community service organization committed to providing the best in entertainment experiences. Northlands’ nearly 160 acres set the scene for hosting the best in concerts, professional sports, trade shows, racing and gaming and Signature Events. Northlands is proud to produce the Canadian Finals Rodeo at Northlands Coliseum as one of its Signature Events.
To learn more about Northlands, please visit Northlands.com