Entertainment & Programs

Be sure to catch all the on-site entertainment taking place daily at Whoop-Up Days.

Midway Rides - West Coast Amusements

West Coast Amusements is back with over 30 rides! West Coast Amusements is the largest Canadian midway operation in Western Canada, and one of the few that remains family operated!

CLICK HERE for more details & ride pricing.

Buy your Superticket (Whoop-Up Days admission & ride wristband) in advance and save!

Midway Entertainment


3 p.m. / 5 p.m. / 7 p.m.

Extreme Dogs tours the nation promoting animal rescue and pet adoption.  These high flying, extreme sport, wickedly talented Canine athletic super star animals capture the hearts of hundreds of thousands coast to coast. Daily shows are included with Whoop-Up Days Admission.

Extreme Dogs promo photo 1


2 p.m. / 4 p.m. / 6 p.m.

Come join Twiggy and her team for a family friendly, fun-filled, interactive show featuring Twiggy the World Famous Water-Skiing Squirrel! Learn about water safety, waterskiing and what wild things Twiggy gets into at her lagoon. Daily shows are included with Whoop-Up Days Admission.

Twiggy this one

Family Stage - All About Science

2:30 p.m. / 4:30 p.m. / 6:30 p.m.

All About Science is your perfect blend of education and entertainment. An all ages show that incorporates audience participation and a whole lot of surprises. Enjoy the science trivia game show along with a 'hands on' station for families to discover and interact throughout the day.



3:30 p.m. / 5:30 p.m. / 7:30 p.m.

This is sure to be a tradition that kids and families look forward to. There is nothing funnier than seeing a kid pulling with all their might to the roar of the crowd. Daily shows are included with Whoop-Up Days Admission.

Kids Pedal Tractor


Ag for Life creates experiences, shares knowledge and connects teachers, students and their families to the world of agriculture. Through the delivery of agriculture, food literacy, and rural safety and wellness programs, Ag for Life equips today's youth, tomorrow's leaders, for a vibrant, healthy and sustainable future.


1 p.m. - 10 p.m.

Ag for Life’s Rural Safety Unit programming is aimed at youth and their families, who live on, work, play or visit farms and ranches. With seven interactive stations, participants have the opportunity to learn while they engage with digital, tactile and mechanical interactive displays.


1 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Ag for Life’s 34 foot ‘Know Your Food’ mobile education trailer is a unique and thought-provoking attraction showcasing Alberta agriculture and food production. Offering a learning experience like no other, each of the several interactive stations delivers science-based, factual and non-biased information, gathered from industry professionals and experts in the field.



August 23 - 26

1 p.m. - 11 p.m.

Come experience the thrill of axe throwing! New for 2022 you can find Lethbridge's premier axe throwing establishment - True North Axe Throwing on the midway! Pricing available on site. All throwers must wear closed toe shoes. 12 years+ can throw with parental consent.

True North Axe Throwing

2022 Whoop-Up Days Programs


La Galleria

1 p.m. - 9 p.m.

As canvas for creativity, La Galleria is a curated creative space featuring our community of local artists who capture what it means to live, work and play in Southern Alberta. La Galleria provides a designated art space for artists to sell their original works of art. Visit our curated art gallery while you sip wine and experience Southern Alberta’s vibrant art culture. Thank you to our partners, RovuDrywall Worx and Foundation Building Supplies.

YQL Beach 

1 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Life is a beach at YQL Beach. Our outdoor beach party brings out your inner kid with a sand bar, beach games and more. Lay out and relax with your toes in the sand! Thank you to our proud partner, Tolllestrup Construction Inc,

Mini Carnival

1 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Our kid-theme Mini Carnival will give your littles entertainment for hours with child-friendly activities and carnival treats!

Troubadour Stage

1 p.m. - 9 p.m. 
Located inside La Galleria, the Troubadour Stage is designed for the troubadours of our community–the shining knights of the performing arts. This organic, local stage is an intimate, unplugged setting that welcomes local musicians, buskers, poets and performance artists.


Save when you purchase Whoop-Up Days Admission, Family Day or Supertickets before 11:59 p.m. on August 4.

*Please note that West Coast Amusement rides and rodeo admission are not included with a Whoop-Up Days Admission ticket.

*Please note that West Coast Amusement rides and rodeo admission are not included with a Whoop-Up Days Admission ticket.