Whoop-Up Days 2020
August 18-22, 2020

Lethbridge, AB – Exhibition Park is pleased to unveil programming details for Whoop-Up Days 2020. For over 100 years, Whoop-Up Days has marked the culmination of summer, a way for the community to come together in celebration. This year, it may look different, it will be socially distanced, but the community spirit that Lethbridge has shown has never been higher.

DAILY PROGRAMMING:

A brief summary of the daily events is as follows:

Tuesday August 18:

Virtual (Locally Sourced) Pancake Breakfast in Partnership with Umami Shop
Time: Tuesday August 18, 2020 7:00 a.m.
Available for pre-order August 7, 2020 (While supplies last)
Where: Online at www.whoopupdays.ca
Cost: $19.99 per Kit

M.P. Rachael Harder Drive-Thru Pancake Breakfast
Time: Tuesday August 18, 2020 7:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
Pre-register at www.rachaelharder.ca
Where: Exhibition Park, South Parking Lot
Cost: Free (with pre-registration)

Wednesday August 19:

National Potato Day Drive-Thru in Partnership with Potato Growers of AlbertaDiamond Sun Farms and Gas King
Time: Wednesday August 19, 2020 – 4:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.
Where: Exhibition Park, South Parking Lot
Cost: $4.00

Thursday August 20:

JUMBO Ears Drive-Thru in Partnership with Gas King
Time: Thursday August 20, 2020 – 4:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m.
Where: Exhibition Park, South Parking Lot
Cost: $5.00, 3 for $12.00

Friday August 21:

Drive-Thru Food Truck Festival
Time: Friday August 21, 2020 – 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Where: Exhibition Park, South Parking Lot

Saturday August 22:

Drive-Thru Food Truck Festival
Time: Saturday August 22, 2020 – 11:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m.
Where: Exhibition Park, South Parking Lot

WEEKLY COMMUNITY PROGRAMMING:

Whoop-Up Days Community Decorating (Businesses & Homes)
Entry Information: www.whoopupdays.ca
Entry Deadline: Friday August 14, 2020 – 12:00 p.m.
Submission Deadline: Saturday August 22, 2020 – 12:00 p.m.
Submit to : taren@exhibitionpark.ca, or tag us on Facebook @ExhibitionParkLethbridge with the hashtag #Whoopitup

Whoop-Up Days Coloring Contest (Ages 10 and Under)
Entry Information: www.whoopupdays.ca
Submission Deadline: Saturday August 26, 2020 – 12:00 p.m.
Submit to : taren@exhibitionpark.ca, or tag us on Facebook @ExhibitionParkLethbridge with the hashtag #Whoopitup

Whoop-Up Days Art Contest (All Ages)
Entry Information: www.whoopupdays.ca
Entry Deadline: Saturday August 26, 2020 – 12:00 p.m.
Submission Deadline: October 31, 2020
Submit to : taren@exhibitionpark.ca, or tag us on Facebook @ExhibitionParkLethbridge with the hashtag #Whoopitup

PROCEEDS FROM EVENTS:

In order to support the local communities that have been negatively impacted, 50% of net proceeds for the event will be donated to the Farm Credit Canada (FCC) Drive Away Hunger campaign that supports multiple food banks throughout Southern Alberta.

Specifically, all funds raised will be equally distributed between the following Southern Alberta food banks: Interfaith Food BankLethbridge Food Bank, Bow Island, Pincher Creek, Taber, Coaldale, Picture Butte, Claresholm and Standoff.

WEBSITE

whoopupdays.ca

SOCIAL

Exhibition Park

Whoop-Up Days

Exhibition Park is committed to bringing Lethbridge and the Southern Alberta region together through Agriculture, Entertainment and Commerce. As the region continues to evolve and grow, our ability to adapt to the changing environment reflects that commitment.

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For more information, please contact:
Lethbridge & District Exhibition
P: (403) 328-4491
E: info@exhibitionpark.ca