The Alberta Bike Swap pedals back to Red Deer

Annual Red Deer Bike swap will take place May 11th at Westerner Park

The annual Alberta Bike Swap is heading back to Red Deer May 11th.

The non-profit event returns half the profit back to the community to fund safe cycling, along with making good tech-check bikes available. The other half goes towards funding more bike swap events.

The bike swap also works with groups in the city for bikes donated to get re-used and re-cylced so that there is less of a landfill burden.

The event takes place in Salon B at Westerner Park. The drop off time for donating bikes is from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. and the purchasing time is between 7:15 p.m. and 8:30 p.m.

For more information visit

Just Posted

Four-car crash, including RCMP vehicle, on Highway 2

Two sheriff’s vehicles were also involved in the collision that closed down one lane

Gord Bamford Charity Golf Classic launches into its second decade

The Gord Bamford Foundation is continuing to support youth supporting charities

Lacombe Corn Maze celebrates CFR 45

Kraay Family Farm opens July 20th

Bucs’ continue to power through AFL

67-0 win over Grand Prairie pushes Bucs’ towards showdown with Ft. Mac

Lacombe County to hold cannabis public meetings

Cannabis in Your Community meetings is aimed to encourage an open, respectful community dialogue

WATCH: Lacombe Community Market selling local all summer

Wednesday Market coincides with Music in the Park

Canada to resettle dozens of White Helmets and their families from Syria

There are fears the volunteers would become a target for government troops

Francesco Molinari wins British Open at Carnoustie

It is his first win at a major and the first by an Italian

Government sets full-time salary range for Justin Trudeau’s nanny

At its top range, the order works out to a rate of $21.79 per hour, assuming a 40-hour work week

Stettler hosts antique tractor pull

Participants come from across Alberta

No Name brand chicken nuggets recalled due to possible salmonella

Canadian Food Inspection Agency says multiple illnesses reported in B.C., Alberta and Ontario

WATCH: Joe Hittel is the number one fundraiser in Northern Alberta for Rope for Hope

Hittel of Red Deer raised $14,000 for Make A Wish event

Ex-Raptor DeMar DeRozan says goodbye to Toronto on Instagram

The guard was traded to the San Antonio Spurs earlier this week for Kawhi Leonard and Danny Green

Watch: Westerner Days in full swing

The heat and the thunderstorms didn’t stop anybody

Most Read