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Barley Fields

Summer Kickoff 

Join us for a weekend of fun for everyone. Kids Demo Rodeo, Bench Show, Tack Sales, Vendor Market, Lawn Games, Critters Corner and to end the night a Dance! 


Please read through the webpage for all the details (and to register if there are any events you plan on registering for)


Any questions, please email Sasha at

Activities All Day

Schedule of Events:

Please pre purchase tickets for all events prior if possible.

Friday:$2/person at the gate- Gates open  4pm -9pm

Saturday -$2/person at the gates- Gates open 11 am-4pm

Kids Demo Fun Rodeo

It's time for a demo gymkhana this summer! Try your hand out at Fun Rodeo and see if it's the sport for you. 
We have something for everyone during this Fun Rodeo. Categories will be broken into age categories. 

Ages 5-8 **Will be allowing lead line

Ages 9-11

Ages 12-14 

**All ages as of January 1, 2023


Options for the Events:

Barrel Racing 


Goat Untieing: Riding up to goat, stop horse, dismount, untie

Roping: Riding up to roping dummy, stop horse, dismount, rope

*Will be a stationary roping dummy 

Grilled Meat


HEY ATHABASCA! Show us your MEAT!!

Welcome to the first annual Backyard BBQ Rib competition in Athabasca! We are looking for the best Ribs in the north! 

Come show off your skills !

Early bird registration & entry fee of $60 until May 31, after May 31 fee bumps to $100 

• This is a Pork Ribs Only Competition, meat will be provided. 

Check In Time is 8:00am—10:00am, all teams must be set up by 10:00am


First Place ($250) + Trophy

Second Place ($150)

Third Place ($75)

Have new and used tack you'd like to sell?

Have a business that you'd like to promote and sell at our summer event?


Tables are $20 per table [we will allow 15 vendors maxiumum]

Must be setup and ready to go for 1030am on Saturday, June 17th

Selling begins at 11am and ends at 3pm 

Will be in the SMALL BARN, cement side (not Hall)


If you sell out early you must keep your table up and stay until 3 pm to tear down

No table clothes will be provided *if you'd like one, please bring your own*

We will supply 8 feet tables ($20 each), you can purchase multiple tables for yourself if you'd like

Tack Room

Show off what you got at the Bench show.

Please read the full description. 

All ages Categories $5 to enter 

All Kids Categories $2 to enter 


Pre-registration only 

All entries must be displayed/placed on site by 11:45 am.

Friday night drop off available. 6 pm-8pm

Will be located/displayed in Big Coulee Barn


All Ages (if you are 16 and under you can enter the kids categories OR All Ages, up to you!)

Food Categories 

  1. Pickles - Dill

  2. Jam - Any flavour 

  3. Jelly- Any flavour 

  4. Sugar Cookies / Decorated

  5. Sourdough Bread 

  6. Cinnamon Buns

  7. Pie - Any flavour 

Other Categories 

  1. Photography - Athabasca Scenery, flowers, landscape or other

  2. Photography - Capturing the Agriculture Lifestyle (scenery, animals, machinery, people or other)

  3. Crocheted Item 

  4. Quilt - any technique

  5. Handmade Soap

  6. Cross Stitch 

Each Category Prizes - All Ages

1st Place: $20 

2nd Place: $10 


Brush the dust off your dancing shoes and get in here! Dance for all ages [until 10pm] 

Beer Gardens & non alcoholic drinks available. 


Show up in a Tuxedo get a FREE Beverage ( Kids pop included)

7pm -930pm will be geared towards the little ones with more kid-friendly songs, after 10pm no minors will be allowed. 

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