460 kilometers Northwest of Edmonton; the City and County of Grande Prairie combine to create a northern hub our residents are proud to call home.

With a combined population of 90,303 these Grande Prairie Communities (City of Grande Prairie and County of Grande Prairie) have a perfect blend of Big city amenities, and small town hospitality. Our picturesque rolling prairies, wide open skies, and thriving local arts & culture scene provide guests with unlimited options for entertainment and adventure.

The long summer days are bred into the people of this region – our love for outdoors, athletics and adventure can be seen in our 600 kilometers of local trails, pristine rivers, and first class sporting facilities.

We can’t wait to show you the wonders of our region.

Unearth your Greatness July 19-22nd in Grande Prairie.


Welcome to the Communities of Grande Prairie! Grande Prairie is an area with tons of activities to do in your downtime at the 2018 Alberta Summer Games. With a service area of over 250,000 great local shopping and activities are all within your reach.

Take a drive through our vast prairies. Visit the scenic sites, you can even see the Rocky Mountains on the horizon on a clear summer day. Lots of great activities and fun to be had in our host communities for 2018.

Unearth your greatness! See you in July 2018!

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Grande Prairie is a thriving young community with tons of amenities and local flavor. Need help finding your way to any of our stellar venues?

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