Community & Attractions
"The City in Motion"

Overview of Wetaskiwin

Wetaskiwin, the City in Motion, is home to 12,500 residents. It has all the amenities of a large urban centre, while maintaining a small town appeal. Residents and visitors alike enjoy the beautiful scenery and cultural diversity of this community. Wetaskiwin is well-suited for raising a family or starting a successful business in a stable economic environment. Wetaskiwin ensures that a high quality of life is maintained for all and prides itself as a safe and friendly place to live, work, and play.

Located within 30 minutes of Leduc/Nisku, Camrose, and Ponoka, Wetaskiwin is centrally situated along the Edmonton/Calgary corridor just 40 minutes from the south end of Edmonton.

Highlights of Local Features

  • Historic Downtown, City Hall, and Water tower
  • Edmonton International Raceway
  • Home of the annual Rawhide Rodeo
  • 17 acre man-made lake at "By The Lake Park"
  • Close to several premier golf courses
  • Federal, provincial, and municipal museums:
    • Reynolds-Alberta Museum
    • Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame
    • Wetaskiwin and District Heritage Museum
    • Alberta Central Railway Museum
  • Pigeon Lake recreational areas nearby

For more information regarding the local Community & Attractions you can go to the City of Wetaskiwin Website