Town of Banff Information

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Register for over 100 individual Town of Banff programs and classes online. Visit at any time, on any device. Use the secure platform to register for a variety of sessions including everything from cooking classes to yoga, BanffLIFE, MountainLIFE, and 55+ programming.  View our Essential Local's Guide to Banff online at Physical copies of the guide are coming soon.

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Apply for a Committee

Anyone who lives in Banff and is 18 years or older can apply to be a member of Town of Banff committees, boards and commissions. Applications are due on October 4. Pick one up at Town Hall, or complete one online at

Free and Low Cost Things To Do

Discover ongoing activities, free/low-cost meals and community events happening throughout the month at or pick up a brochure at Town Hall, the library or the Banff Registry office. Thanks to all businesses and organizations that provide these opportunities. For more info email or call 403.762.1251.

B&B Working Group

A working group has been formed to review and recommend on Bed and Breakfast regulations. The working group meetings are open to the public and any member of public attending the meeting, attend as gallery to observe. 

Thursday, September 12, 2019, Town Hall – Council Chamber, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Friday, September 13, 2019, Town Hall – Council Chamber, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Friday, October 4, 2019, Town Hall – Council Chamber, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.

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Events This Week

Banff Theatre Collective

Monday, September 9

– 9 p.m.

The Banff Theatre Collective explores, creates, and shares the theatre experience in Banff. Join the group to create theatre and share information on arts and entertainment events in the Bow Valley. For more information, visit Ages 18+

Parent Link - Circle of Security

Monday, September 9

10 – 11:30 a.m.
Learn about attachment and secure parent/child relationships in this 8 week program. Secure children exhibit increased empathy, self-esteem, and school readiness, better relationships with parents, among other benefits. Free childcare available. Register in advance by calling 403.678.2529, emailing or at a Bow Valley Parent Link Centre.

Walk a Mile in Her Shoes

Friday, September 13

11:30 a.m.
Join this annual event which raises funds and awareness for the YWCA’s work to prevent domestic and sexual violence, and to promote healthy relationships in the Bow Valley. This lighthearted event asks individuals to take a stand against violence by strapping on a pair of their favourite shoes and walking alongside one another as allies down Main Street in Canmore. Visit to register or donate. Registration at 11:30 a.m. Walk begins at 12:30 p.m. Canmore Civic Centre.

Banff Whiskey Experience

September 13 – 14

With over 300 delicious whiskies from some of the finest distilleries in the world, this two-day event at the Banff Centre celebrates whisky craftsmanship in one of world’s most awe-inspiring mountain destinations. Enjoy a variety of masterclasses taught by industry insiders, meet master distillers, and enjoy mountaintop tastings.

Terry Fox Run

Sunday, September 15

9 a.m.
The annual Terry Fox Run is held Sunday, September 15 beginning at the Recreation Grounds. This event raises money for cancer research. Participants can run, bike, wheelchair, or roller-blade. Dog friendly. Route distance: 1km, 2km, 5km & 10km.

Ice Sport Gear Swap

Sunday, September 15

2 – 5 p.m.

Banff Minor Hockey, Banff Curling Club and Banff Skating Club present the inaugural Gear Swap. Stop by and pick up your equipment for this upcoming season of ice sports and enjoy a fundraising BBQ for Kids Sport. 

Have gear to sell? Visit to book your table. Tables are $10 each. Profits support Kids Sports in the Bow Valley. 


Governance & Finance Committee 

Monday, September 9, 9 a.m., Council Chamber


Monday, September 9, 2 p.m., Council Chamber  

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