The mission of the Olds Agricultural Society is to promote the awareness and understanding of agriculture’s vital role in the community, respectful of a rich heritage with a progressive focus on innovation for the future. The Olds Agricultural Society hosts over 717 days of activity each year.
The organization draws large numbers of people and events to the community and plays a very supportive role in both agriculture and youth development.
Inside Olds Regional Exhibition
125 years young
An organization that town and country folk both participate in by welcoming the future with a genuine commitment to being sustainable in financial security, ag-industry leadership and community vitality.Visit Olds Regional Exhibition >
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March 29, 2020
90 Days of Positivity-Part 2
Ten days down! And we are starting off the next 10 with something a little radical: Day 80: Do… Nothing. This is my third re-write of this post. I had two other ideas which for different reasons were topics I chose to move forward. This rewrite – at the last minute I might add – […]
March 27, 2020
Vehicle restrictions applied to parks and recreation areas
Automobile access is temporarily suspended at access points to all provincial parks as well as provincial recreation areas. The restrictions, which came into effect March 27 at 1 p.m. through two ministerial orders, are in place to help stop the spread of the COVID-19 virus and are the same restrictions currently in place at national […]
March 27, 2020
Tax relief for tourism industry
March 27, 2020 Hotels and other lodging providers can delay paying the tourism levy until Aug. 31 for amounts that become due to government on or after today. This will free up more than $5 million in additional cash flow for employers – money that can be used to retain staff, maintain operations and continue […]