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Christmas in the Country Art Sale

Annual Favourite

November 5 @ 10:00 am - December 23 @ 4:00 pm

Closed on Mondays & Tuesdays
Price: Free

Enjoy a whole lot of Christmas cheer in Alberta’s beautiful Foothills region!

We’re featuring fine craft and artworks by local artists in the galleries of the historic Leighton home and on our online shopping site ( this November and December. This annual community-favourite sale comes in perfect time for getting a head start on purchasing seasonal gifts and getting into the Christmas spirit. Beautiful decorations, gorgeous art, and the home’s historic ambiance combine to make visiting in person a memorable part of your family’s season.

Discover over 100 talented artists and find truly unique gifts for your loved ones at this annual art sale… now with the additional option to shop from home, with gallery pick up and Canadian shipping available for online purchases!

Free parking and free admission (donations gratefully accepted). Spectacular Rocky Mountain views included!

COVID-19 safety measures – including reduced indoor capacity, mandatory masking indoors, and provided hand sanitizer – will be in place. Please come with your own mask and be prepared to wait outside (hopefully not for long!) if we reach capacity in the house. 

For 2020, we are staying open on Sundays right up until December 20th, to give our visitors more opportunities to come in person, while still ensuring social distancing in the house.

Christmas in the Country takes place (in person) November 5 – December 23, 2020, Wednesday – Sunday 10am – 4pm. Online shopping is 24/7 between Nov. 5th & Dec. 23rd. 

 Thank you to our 2020 Major Events Sponsor, The Edward – Curated Retirement Living!



List of Participating Artists      List of Participating Craft Artists  

Frequently Asked Questions – 2020 Is Different!     

Shop Online (opens Nov. 5th, 10 am) 

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November 5 @ 10:00 am
December 23 @ 4:00 pm
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Leighton Art Centre
282027 144 Street West
Foothills, Alberta T1S 0Y4 Canada
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the entrance to Leighton Art Centre is shown, snow-covered and decorated with Christmas wreaths and lamps