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Events

2017 Events

Flying Cross Ranch puts on some really fun events through out the year. Sundays @ the Ranch, Talk Derby To Me, & Open Farm Days are just some of the fun that we will have this year. Check back often as we add more fun!

 

Sunday's @ The Ranch

 

Sunday is funday at the ranch! Join us the first Sunday of every month July 4 to October 1 from 12pm - 4pm

Fun for the whole family

Petting zoo, pony rides and an outdoor market!

 

For up to date info check our event page on Facebook

 

 

Talk Derby To Me

Join with us as we take you back in time to the glory days of the Kentucky Derby. Each evening full of horse races, steak dinners, and murder mystery. ZAP Theater will be on hand acting in and amongst the crowd (you) during the races, to be followed by the stage presentation over dinner. This promises to be a fantastic event, and space is limited, so be sure not to miss it! :)

 

When: August 11 & 12, 2017

 

 

Open Farm Days

Pony rides and petting zoo are just the start of the fun at our Old Tyme Country Fair at Flying Cross Ranch! Join us for family entertainment, livestock and old fashion country fun!

 

When: August 19, 2017 10am - 5pm

 

 

 

Birthdays Parties

 

Celebrate A Birthday With Friends

 

Treat yourself to a big Birthday Bash at Flying Cross Ranch, or plan a surprise birthday party for someone special.  We guarantee it will be a birthday they won’t forget!

 

We are located 1/2 hour from Red Deer on a working cattle ranch in Lacombe Alberta.

 

We’ll help you organize just the right combination of fun!

 

We can host events form 5 people to 105 people!

 

Go for a ride or learn to rope like a cowboy.

 

In the moonlight, roast marshmallows around the campfire.

 

 When it's time to leave, you'll be refreshed and renewed, with new memories that will last a lifetime.

 

Petting Zoos & Pony Parties

 

We would love to host your child's birthday party at the ranch! We have included a couple options for you, but if you have another idea just give us a call and we will try our best to accommodate you!

 

Option #1

 

Learning To Love Horses

 

Includes feeding, petting and see where the horses live (No riding included)

Playing with and learning about the other baby farm animals (Currently we have miniature ponies, baby llama, baby lamb, baby chicks (What we have depends on when you come))

 

$30/child

 

Approx 1.5 - 2 hours (We do not worry to much about time..... it is mostly when the kids and ponies/horses are tired out)

 

 

Option #2

 

Learning To Love Horses with Pony/Horse Rides

 

Includes feeding, petting and brushing - Pony or horse rides included (Depending on age of kids)

Playing with and learning about the other baby farm animals (Currently we have miniature ponies, baby llama, baby lamb, baby chicks, (What we have depends on when you come))

 

$50/child

 

Approx 1.5 - 2 hours (We do not worry to much about time it is mostly when the kids and ponies/horses are tired out)

 

Order a Campfire Hot Dog Picnic Pack  - All you have to bring is the cake! Picnic packs are $50 and come complete with one dozen uncooked wieners, hot dog buns, marshmallows, condiments, drinks, and individual size bags of potato chips. Napkins, plates and forks are provided for your birthday cake! Must be pre-ordered and prepaid. Add an extra Dozen Hot Dogs & Buns for $30.00

 

Please Note: “If” there is a fire ban in effect in Lacombe County. We will BBQ for you.

 

or you can bring your own food and spend as much time as you want here after we are done with the animals.

 

Nerf Gun Party

 

Demonstrate your Nerf gun abilities preforming:

 

  •  Target Practice
  • Shooting Drills
  • Undercover Training

 

Then end the day with a game of Capture The Flag!

 

This party is best for ages 6+

 

$40/child

 

Approx 1.5 - 2 hours (We do not worry to much about time it is mostly when the kids are tired out)

 

Order a Campfire Hot Dog Picnic Pack  - All you have to bring is the cake! Picnic packs are $50 and come complete with one dozen uncooked wieners, hot dog buns, marshmallows, condiments, drinks, and individual size bags of potato chips. Napkins, plates and forks are provided for your birthday cake!  Must be pre-ordered and prepaid. Add an extra Dozen Hot Dogs & Buns for $30.00

 

Please Note: “If” there is a fire ban in effect in Lacombe County. We will BBQ for you.

 

or you can bring your own food and spend as much time as you want here after the Nerf gun fun is over!

 

 

The Cowboy Experience Vacation Package

Nightly Stay Includes:

 

  • 1 nights accommodation
  • Check in & checkout @ 12pm
  • $150/night

 

Optional Activities For An Additional Charge:

 

  • Riding lessons, roping lessons & cattle work (based on preference and ability) $50/hour/person
  • Meals included, enjoy a "Cowboy" inspired menu using fresh locally grown and raised products.

           Prices will vary based on agreed upon menu (Contact for pricing)

  • Picnic basket stocked with fresh locally sourced products

           Prices will vary based on agreed upon menu (Contact for pricing)

 

Weekend Getaway Package Includes:

 

  • 3 days, 2 nights accommodation
  • Check in Friday @ noon, checkout Sunday @ 6pm
  • Riding lessons, roping lessons & cattle work (based on preference and ability)
  • All meals are included, enjoy a "Cowboy" inspired menu using fresh locally grown and raised products. Look forward to lots of BBQ and campfire cooking.
  • Life on the ranch is anything but rough! Accommodations include, private cabin or  R.V spot.
  • $750/Person

 

 

 

7 Day Getaway Package Includes:

 

  • 7 days, 6 nights accommodation
  • Check in Sunday @ noon, checkout Sunday @ 6pm
  • Riding lessons, roping lessons & cattle work (based on preference and ability)
  • All meals are included, enjoy a "Cowboy" inspired menu using fresh locally grown and raised products. Look forward to lots of BBQ and campfire cooking.
  • Life on the ranch is anything but rough! Accommodations include, private cabin or R.V spot.
  • $1600/Person

 

 

Corporate Picnic Package

 

1st Hour - Ranch Specialties: Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Horse Rides

 

2nd Hour - BBQ Buffet: Hamburgers & hotdogs, potato salad, coleslaw, buns, condiments & dessert

Beverages: Unlimited self serve ice tea & ice water.

Buffet Price: $14.95 (Adults) $12.95 (Kids 3-9)

 

3rd Hour - Mini Rodeo: Stick horse barrels, goat penning, cactus lasso, cow pasture golf, potato sack races, pie eating contest.

 

Western package price $1000 plus food, beverage & taxes