About Red Deer

Get to know Red Deer. Learn about our history as well as what it's like to live, work or visit the city of Red Deer.

Ortho 2013 view of Red Deer in Web Map

City Maps

View maps of Red Deer and access our interactive online mapping tool, Web Map.

Ghost Statue outside of City Hall

History

Did you know Red Deer, Alberta was incorporated as a city in 1913? Read more about Red Deer's history.

Single Family Home

Living in Red Deer

All the city amenities you need for your life in Red Deer: schools, libraries, hospitals, and health facilities.

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Tourism Red Deer

We invite you to discover and experience all the amenities and hospitality that our community has to offer.

Water Tower

We are Red Deer

It's said that people make a place, a community, a home. We are Red Deer is where you can read and share stories that make Red Deer who we are.

News & Notices

Road closures during Westerner Days para

July 12, 2024

The Westerner Days parade will take place on Wednesday, July 17, 2024. Motorist are advised of multiple road closures and traffic detours, as well as transit disruptions that may impact commutes.

Water safety for people and pets

July 12, 2024

In the midst of the first heat wave of the summer, The City is reminding residents and visitors to stay safe. Whether staying home, camping, enjoying the Red Deer River or other outdoor activities, please remember to take the proper precautions.