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Ag Expo is an ‘economic barometer’ of the Lethbridge area, says Doug Kryzanowski, a manager at Lethbridge Exhibition Park.

Love for Ag Expo never wanes

Meeting exhibitor demand is biggest challenge of ever-popular Lethbridge event

Reading Time: 3 minutes February holds a special place in the hearts of agricultural producers in southern Alberta, and we’re not talking about Valentine’s Day. It does represent a kind of love, however — in this case, the love farmers have towards the latest, shiniest new farm equipment. And just as it has for over 100 years, it can […] Read more

A new Agriplex with a dedicated dirt floor, is part of the redevelopment plan for Exhibition Park in Lethbridge.

Exhibition Park looks to the future with expansion plans

A $90-million redevelopment would see construction of a 250,000-square-foot 
convention centre and 75,000-square-foot Agriplex

Reading Time: 3 minutes Ag Expo in Lethbridge could be even bigger — if only there was room. As the Lethbridge and District Exhibition marks its 118th year, its board finds itself on the threshold of an exciting, but challenging, growth opportunity. “The last construction at Exhibition Park took place in 1999 with the construction of the Main Pavilion, […] Read more

Ag Expo

The arrival of Ag Expo signals the growing season isn’t far away

Although there’s 200,000 square feet of space, about 50 of the 
350 exhibitors have to line up their machinery outdoors

Reading Time: 2 minutes A sure sign spring is on the horizon in southern Alberta is when Exhibition Park at Lethbridge fills up for Ag Expo. The three-day annual event showcases all things agriculture — from equipment to technology — for both crops and livestock. It’s also home to the North American Seed Fair. “It’s really an economic barometer […] Read more