Alberta on the Plate helps to promote other local food events happening across the province throughout the year. We include these events in our monthly newsletters, as well as on our social feeds when we can.

Want to see your local food event listed here? Click here to fill out the online event submission form.

Note: Events submitted are subject to approval by Alberta on the Plate administrators.  Daily specials, recurring weekly events, etc. may not be published if deemed unsuitable for the purposes of this calendar.

Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Love Local Food – Cochrane Summer Picnics

July 1 - September 25

cochrane summer picnics

This summer, discover a hand-crafted picnic each week from local restaurants using fresh products.

Uplevel your next picnic and enjoy the amazing food and natural landscapes Cochrane has to offer.  As a local or visitor, simply choose your ideal picnic spot, and we will take care of the rest.

How it works

  1. Browse the menus below
  2. Pre-order your picnic starting on Tuesday of each week by calling the restaurant directly
  3. Deadline to order is Thursday at 5 p.m.
  4. The first 50 orders each week will receive a FREE insulated picnic backpack ($25.00 value)!
  5. Your pickup time will be scheduled when you pre-order your picnic!

*Please look closely at the picnic schedule as some features are available for one week only

Cochrane Tourism is partnering with the Cochrane Chamber on this program.  Funding for the summer picnic program provided by Community Futures Centre West to support the Tourism Sector in Cochrane – bringing awareness and promotion to the operators and businesses hardest hit by Covid 19 by showcasing the unique offerings in and around Cochrane.


July 1
September 25
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, ,


Cochrane, Alberta Canada
View Venue Website