Essentials & Conveniences
Amenities All Around
With an ideal location that lets you take advantage of the best of Okotoks – and of south Calgary, only 15 minutes away – everything you want is at your fingertips.
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When you’re looking for something to do, you can do it all in Okotoks. A variety of big box stores including Costco, Walmart, and Canadian Tire call Okotoks home, along with numerous boutiques, shops and galleries.
Groceries, pharmacies, a movie theatre, spas and salons are never more than a few minutes from your front door.
There’s something for every taste in Okotoks’ exciting restaurant and café scene too, from delicious barbeque and Vietnamese pho, to quaint bakeries and inviting coffee shops…and everything in between.
Minutes from home, Wedderburn kids can walk to the new K-9 Meadow Ridge School.
Okotoks students may attend public schools within the Foothills School Division, Christ the Redeemer Catholic School Division or the Southern Francophone Education Region No. 4. Multiple private schools including Edison School and Strathcona Tweedsmuir School are also nearby.
Students can receive their education from junior kindergarten all the way through 12th grade, and continue their educational journey by attending classes at the Bow Valley College Foothills Campus. Other colleges and universities in nearby Calgary include Mount Royal University, St. Mary’s University, University of Calgary and Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT).
When you live here, ‘getting out of town’ means a short ride to the foothills for a day trip or an extended weekend. Head to the national and provincial mountain parks for a day of hiking or fishing, or take the tent and stay overnight in spectacular Alberta campgrounds. Pack a picnic for scenic Elbow Falls, spend a lazy afternoon at the shops and galleries of Diamond Valley, or stop by the ever-popular Millarville Farmers’ Market. It’s all waiting for you just minutes away from your new Wedderburn home.
Okotoks’ downtown is the heart of the Town and a big reason this is such a special place to call home. Stroll along Elizabeth Street and visit classic pubs, quaint boutique shops and inspired eating establishments. Pay a visit to picturesque Elma Street home to antique shops, bakeries, dining and galleries supporting local artists and craftsmen. Then drop by historic McRae Street and the Main Street Market, cafés, galleries and the museum. The options are endless – and only minutes from your front door.
There’s no denying that Okotoks is a small town with big heart.
Join us here to experience homegrown happiness.
Okotoks is alive with community spirit, and nowhere else is that more apparent than in the numerous festivals and family oriented social events that are happening all year long.
Bring the family to the annual Parade and Children’s Festival or have a cup of tea at the Teddy Bear Picnic. Join in the culinary fun at the Taste of Okotoks event with treats from local businesses, or go for something spicier at the annual ChilliFest. Catch the unique cars and vehicles at the Okotoks Show & Shine, or laugh and sing along with street entertainers at downtown’s BuskerFest. Finish off the year with Light Up Okotoks and ring in the new year in style at the town New Year’s Celebration. Your social calendar will always be full!
Okotoks is home to a thriving amateur sports scene, with one of the most notable local teams being the beloved Okotoks Dawgs of the WCBL. Winners of numerous championships, the Dawgs play in beautiful Seaman Stadium, often filled to the brim with their loyal fans.
Equally popular are the Okotoks Oilers of the AJHL and the Bison of the HJL where young talent hone their skills at the modern Centennial Arena on their quest to reach the NHL. What could feel more ‘small town’ than supporting your local teams and their up-and-coming athletes? See you at the game!
It’s easy to see why Okotoks is described as “naturally spectacular”. With 110 parks, 72 playgrounds, 36 sports fields and 94 km of walking, hiking and biking trails, there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy the town’s beautiful surroundings.
Okotoks also boasts 330 days of sunshine per year, and mild weather from spring to late fall, meaning it’s almost always a good time to go for a ride, a walk, or to just relax and take it easy in a quiet green space close to home.
Wedderburn offers the most unique of opportunities; the chance to live in a safe, small town community that’s still within easy reach of bustling Calgary. If you work in Calgary, it’s a quick 15 minute drive to the city limits, and just another 15 minutes to downtown, via Stoney or Deerfoot Trails. Drive to the South Calgary transit stations and take the LRT downtown, or head to the South Health Campus via Highway 2. Getting into or out of town is a breeze, making life in Wedderburn a brilliant choice for those looking for an idyllic escape from city life.
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Getting to Wedderburn
From Calgary: Take Highway 2 south, then Exit 222 south to Okotoks. From Highway 2A/Northridge Drive, turn left onto Bannister Drive and follow the signs.
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