For 125 years, Whoop-Up Days marked the culmination of summer for Southern Albertans. Celebrate summer with us from August 23 - 27.

Kicked-off by the highly anticipated parade through downtown Lethbridge, this year’s Whoop-Up Days features your favourite sights, sounds, smells and tastes! This year's fair will feature over 30 West Coast Amusement midway rides, Twiggy the Water-Skiing Squirrel, Extreme Dogs, a Family Stage, kids pedal tractor pull and more. Brand-new programming includes the Lethbridge & District Siksikaitsitapi Pow Wow and Princess Pageant,  La Galleria Art Show, YQL Beach - an outdoor beach party, a kid-theme Mini Carnival plus  local musicians, buskers, poets and performance artists on the Troubadour Stage. Check out more entertainment details and times on our ENTERTAINMENT PAGE.

Get back in the saddle!

Lethbridge & District Exhibition proudly announces the return of a professionally sanctioned CPRA rodeo from August 25-27!

Professional rodeo has had some of its finest moments at Whoop-Up Days throughout the decades from its inception 125 years ago. The Lethbridge & District Pro Rodeo invites attendeees to witness one of the most action-packed and exciting sports on earth. This legacy showcase event commemorates the spirit of Southern Alberta sport - it is engrained in the history, the people and the culture.