Economic Development

Cool Little Towns

In partnership with Travel Alberta, Cool Little Towns is a collection of 7 towns and the MD of Foothills promoting tourism and local business. Check out the blog posts and the various tours, day trips and local businesses highlighted on the Cool Little Towns website.

Diamond Valley Parade

2017 marked the 48th year of the parade, a popular event for local residents and surrounding communities. Every year the parade draws large crowds and many creative and colourful entries. Plan on putting this event in your calendar tentatively for Saturday, June 2, 2018.

Diamond Music Fest



The Town of Black Diamond, in celebration of Canada's 150th Birthday, is highlighting and harnessing the immense musical and artistic talents that we boast in our region. This is made possible through Black Diamond's B.E.I.N.G. (Believe, Engage, Inspire, Nurture, Grow) Canadian program, in collaboration with Lyx Studios; Proudly supported by Calgary Foundation and the Government of Canada.  

Economic Development Event Fund

Black Diamond Economic Development offers funding to community groups, organizations, or individuals staging an event or activity that will encourage positive economic activity in our community. 


Black Diamond Upcoming Events

Light Up Black Diamond

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