We look forward to your visit in Stettler. From trains and robbers to music festivals, Stettler plays host to many diverse events and attractions to keep you busy during your stay. Explore our unique and diverse landscapes or reflect nostalgically at one of the many museums and see how the West once was. We look forward to guiding your adventure through our region. Stop in, say “Hello”, and allow us to show you just how much we have to offer.
Landmarks | Points of Interest
Town & County Museum – Alberta’s 5th largest Pioneer Village! Stettler Town and County Museum is an historic village with a great selection of historical artifacts and buildings telling the story of Stettler’s history.
West Stettler Park – Home of the infamous “Mount Stettler,” West Stettler is located just behind Stettler’s Town and County Museum. With fishing, walking paths, the Rotary Spray Park, soccer fields and entertainment all summer long, West Stettler is the heart of Stettler’s outdoor entertainment.
Stettler Recreation Centre – With two ice rinks, a swimming pool, the Stettler Public Library, the Hub Senior Centre, a fitness centre and the Centre Ice Concession, the Stettler Recreation Centre is nothing short of a fun filled day of activities. From cheering on our Stettler Imperials hockey team in the winter season to enjoying our annual Trade Show in the spring, there is always something fun happening at the Recreation Centre.
Downtown Historical Walking Tour – Stettler takes great pride in Main Street’s vibrancy. On Main Street you will discover man locally owned businesses at historic sites. And make sure to watch for opportunities to take part in Stettler’s local Ghost tours!
Alberta Prairie Steam Tours – Based in Stettler AB, Alberta Prairie Railway offers exciting one-day adventures on a vintage passenger train from the 1920s. Be sure to watch out for the colder weather, as Stettler is a stop for the Polar Express’ journey to the North Pole! Directly behind the Alberta Prairie Steam Tours, stands Stettler’s P&H Elevator, who offers tours of the prairie’s history.
Anaiah’s – Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner, Anaiah’s has something for the whole family. Anaiah’s serves Western and Filipino cuisine that will make your mouth water. At Anaiah’s, you’re family!
Sweet Home on Main – This little café has won the hearts of locals. With everything from specialty lattes to delicious cupcakes to savory soups, Sweet Home on Main has it all! After grabbing a bite to eat, be sure to walk though Sweet Home on Main’s selection of retail clothing!
Other Side Family Restaurant & Lounge – For singles, and families! A robust and varied menu and save room for dessert – their authentic New Orleans style bread pudding is over the top. Take time in the summer to enjoy the patio, day, or night, with their magical string lights to light up your meal.
The Coffee Tree – A hometown favourite! With their range of drinks, sandwiches, wraps, crepes, and other delightful goodies, you are sure to find something the whole family will enjoy, all with the taste of a home cooked meal!
Campgrounds | Hotels
Prairie Junction RV Resort – Stettler’s newest campground inside town limits – Open year around. Just a short drive from Stettler Historic Main Street, Prairie Junction RV Resort offers cabins rentals, full-service sites, group camping rentals and wedding rentals. You can even board the Alberta Prairie Railway Train from the Prairie Junction Boardwalk.
Lions Campground – Located directly across from West Stettler Park and just a short walk from ball diamonds, Stettler’s skatepark and the Stettler Recreation Centre. Stettler’s Lions campground offers full-service, partial service and tent sites. This campground offers free showers, free Wi-Fi, and washroom facilities.
Canalta Hotel – One of Stettler’s most popular hotels, offers all the amenities to make the most of your stay, including pet friendly rooms and their 7-star cleaning program. With a pool and waterside for the little ones and a fitness centre for the parents, the Canalta has something for everyone. Stettler’s very own Town Pump Restaurant and Lounge is just a short walk from your hotel room to where it’s connected to the main level. The Town Pump offers a selection of Western and Greek cuisine all day.
Phoenix House B&B – Beautifully restored and updated this 1916 home is truly a place to rest and relax. Offering three rooms with private facilities and a full breakfast leaving you to want more, this home away from home will allow you the serenity you are looking for. Spend your time overlooking the beautiful flower gardens or relax with a good book by the inviting fireplace. Whichever you choose, you can be sure you will find a place to unwind here.
(Instead of Business listings, could we just put our annual signature events in that spot…see below, then the info below to direct to website.)
Ice Fishing Tournament – February
Stettler Trade Show – April
Steel Wheel Stampede – June
Taste of the Heartland – August
Pheasant Festival – October
Moonlight Madness – November