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Millarville is a quiet country community south of Calgary on highway 22. The famous Farmers' Market is open each Saturday from mid-June to the end of September, from 8:30 a.m. to noon. The Millarville Christ Church is a century-old spruce log Anglican church in the rolling hills. The Millarville Race Track has been holding horse races since 1905 (though is in danger of being shut down).
Annual events include the Flower Festival (end of July) and the Millarville Races (end of June), the Millarville Art Market (mid October)
Millarville Business Directory
on highway 773, between highway 549 and 22X
This is the former home of the famous Alberta landscape painter A.C. Leighton, located on 80 acres of ranchland. The Centre hosts year-round art exhibits. Open Monday to Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and some weekends.