Town of Redwater



Redwater Visitor Information Centre:

Located at the Museum. 4915 - 50 Ave. Open Victoria Day to Labour Day, 780-942-3206

Located 35 minutes northeast of Edmonton, the town of Redwater is a vibrant, welcoming community home to over 2,200 people. Redwater residents enjoy a healthy, relaxed lifestyle with picturesque rural surroundings that offer all the advantages of a friendly, rural atmosphere with the bonus of easy access and close proximity to urban amenities.


Redwater is proud to be home to North America's Largest Free Standing Oil Derrick, identified as Discovery Derrick No. 1, which stands in the heart of Redwater. The Redwater Museum, hub for the Tourist Information Centre in the summer, is an informative and entertaining step back in time. The museum captures the story of "When Oil Hit Redwater" and showcases a large collection of pictures and artifacts.

The town of Redwater hosts many annual events for you and your family to enjoy, including a Town-Wide Garage Sale, weekly summer Farmers’ Market, Discovery Days in August, various golf tournaments and the popular Kris Kringle & Festival of Trees celebration in December. The Farmers’ Market and Christmas Craft & Bake Sale in December brings an array of home-baked goodies. Join the town wide Christmas Party on December 3rd and help them celebrate their Moonlight & Mistletoe festival night! Dine and dance the night away with live entertainment.

This full-service community offers quality emergency and medical services, and a first class recreation and cultural facility – Pembina Place. With over 120 businesses, Redwater offers many of the same amenities that are common in larger towns and cities. Nearby, check out the Den of Antiquity on the Go East Antique Tour. Visit Country Clay & Garden Works during the Go East Greenhouse Tour for all of your bedding plants, shrubs and more. Be sure to check out the hometown video at highlighting Redwater’s many amenities and attractions.


Redwater is a must visit for outdoor enthusiasts, boasting a multitude of recreational opportunities including numerous parks and sporting venues. Play a round of golf at the Redwater Golf Club or enjoy a dip in the outdoor swimming pool. For the more adventurous, visit Redwater’s own Sand Hills Natural Area located only 5 minutes east of town, featuring one of the largest sand dune fields in the region. With over 100 km of trails, enjoy nature hikes, bird watching, equestrian and recreational use – a rewarding haven for ATV riders and nature lovers alike.

Redwater Featured Businesses


Redwater Golf Club

Shopping - Greenhouse Tour

Country Clay & Garden Works

Outdoor Adventure

Quest For Adventure Paintball

Name: Town of Redwater
Office Address:  4924 - 47 Street, Redwater, Alberta
Phone:  780-942-3519

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