STONY PLAIN, AB: The Town of Stony Plain is excited to announce the highly anticipated dates for Midsummer Thursdays 2024. Mark your calendars for June 20, July 18, and August 15 as Downtown Stony Plain comes alive with vibrant festivities. Get ready for unforgettable experiences at Midsummer Thursdays with an exciting lineup of live performances, mouthwatering culinary delights, and family-friendly activities!

Explore the street market and enjoy eats from local restaurants alongside a variety of food trucks and vendors like The Mill Bakery, BT's Lunch Box, Hema's Lemonade, Boss Dogz, Maverick’s Donuts and Pretzel Shack! Experience performances from talented artists like Brass Tactics and Ken Muzia, and entertainers including Balloon Artist Russ, Jay Flair Magic, and Bees Knees Facepainting.

Last year, the Midsummer Thursdays events were a resounding success. Featuring live music, artists, entertainers, and diverse food options, last year's events attracted crowds of over 3000 people from across the region, showcasing the best of Downtown Stony Plain. The vibrant atmosphere of Midsummer Thursdays not only highlights Stony Plain’s cultural richness, but also creates a significant economic boost to the community, reinforcing the importance of supporting local businesses.

“Year after year, Midsummer Thursdays captures the hearts of visitors and residents alike,” says Culture and Tourism Developer Linda Prokott. “Midsummer Thursdays gives everyone an opportunity to explore Downtown Stony Plain, get to know local businesses, and enjoy great food and entertainment. There truly is something for everyone!”

"These events are a celebration of local businesses, community spirit and the charm of Downtown Stony Plain," says Mayor William Choy. "Midsummer Thursdays have become a cornerstone of our summer calendar, showcasing the significant economic and cultural impact to our community. This year’s events will continue to build on the incredible success and growth of last year's celebrations. You won’t want to miss out!”

Residents and visitors are advised to plan for detours on the night of each event. For more information about Midsummer Thursdays, including parking guidance and detour details, please visit our website at