MD of Bonnyville
Visitor Information CentreBonnyville & District Chamber of Commerce Shaw House Visitor Centre, Hwy 28, Vezeau Beach Park, 780-826-3252. Open year round.
Located just over two hours northeast of Edmonton, Bonnyville is a bustling community with over 6,000 residents.
ATTRACTIONS & EVENTSA statue of Angus Shaw, a late 1700s fur trader and explorer, stands guard at the Bonnyville & District Museum, where you can relive the adventures and witness the hardships of life in the fur trade.
Nearby, the Bonnyville & District Centennial Centre is a hub for recreation, fitness, events and entertainment. In July, enjoy the Pro Rodeo and World Professional Chuckwagon Races and taste the chili sensations at the Bonnyville & District Chamber of Commerce’s annual Chili Cook Off! ‘It's all about mud and music’ in Bonnyville in August with the four-day Extreme Mudfest. Confirmed performers include Dallas Smith, Aaron Pritchett, Trooper, and Three Days Grace.
OUTDOORSNearby Jessie Lake is home to hundreds of shore and songbirds (including Great Blue Herons, cranes, ducks and eagles). Viewing platforms and an interpretive trail enrich your experience. Lakes, campgrounds and trails are in abundance around Bonnyville, so bring your toys and enjoy some family fun. Swing your clubs at the Bonnyville Golf & Country Club. In winter go ice fishing or snowmobile along Alberta's Iron Horse Trail or the Bonnyville Snowdusters snowmobile trails.
EAT SHOP STAYDowntown Bonnyville has many businesses and popular eateries. Take a step back in time at the popular Jennie's Diner and enjoy burgers, foot long hot dogs, milkshakes and more. Or, head over to the Burger Baron where you can enjoy pizza, donairs and other comfort food. You’re sure to enjoy a steak at the Broiler Steakhouse & Bar rated #1 on Trip Advisor!
For all your watersports gear stop in at Up the Creek Kayaks and Canoes. For decorating your yard, be sure to visit Moe's Garden & Greenhouse while on the Greenhouse Tour.
Be sure to stop at the Shaw House where the Bonnyville and District Chamber of Commerce (Bonnyville’s Accredited Visitor Information Provider) will support your discovery journey in exploring the Lakeland area. Plus provide great tips on local events and activities!
Name: MD of Bonnyville
Address: 4905 - 50th Avenue, Bonnyville, Alberta
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