Call for vendors, buskers, floats and restaurants at in-person summer events


Businesses, vendors, restaurants and organizations are encouraged to join the fun this summer by participating in upcoming Town of Okotoks summer 2022 events. 

BuskersFest: Saturday, June 25

Musicians, Actors, Magicians, Jugglers, Street Performers, Dancers, B-boys, Singers & Entertainers of all kinds welcome! Buskers are encouraged to perform throughout downtown on Elizabeth, McRae and Elma Streets. No cost to register! Register online ahead of time here:


Okotoks Parade & Children’s Festival: Saturday, June 18 

The Parade and Children's Festival is one of Okotoks’ beloved annual events with a full day of entertainment and family-fun activities, including bands, floats, dancers, horses and fire trucks. This year’s parade theme is #OkotoksStrongerTogether, and businesses, not-for-profits organizations and other groups can now register to join the parade. Commercial float entry is $35, all other entries are at no charge. 

The Okotoks Children's Festival is a fun-filled creative day of artistic, musical and theatrical activities and performances for children and families. This year’s theme is Super Heroes, where everyone will have the chance to celebrate Okotoks’ local super heroes. Registration for entertainment and food vendors, not-for-profit organizations and businesses to participate is now open.

Find the applications to register for the Okotoks Parade & Children’s Festival, as well as information for parade entrants:


Taste of Okotoks: Saturday, July 16

Calling all restauranteurs! The Taste of Okotoks is back for its 10th year. Showcase your restaurant and menu with featured food samples at this culinary celebration event that draws local residents as well as visitors from across the Foothills and Calgary regions.

The Town of Okotoks is looking for local food providers, restaurants and caterers to participate and showcase Okotoks' diverse food scene. Registration to participate must be received no later than June 30, 2022 at 3 p.m.

Sign up here:

Taste of Okotoks

More information about these events will be shared as it becomes available.