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Live & Thrive in Wetaskiwin

Nestled in the heart of Alberta, Wetaskiwin seamlessly blends the tranquility of nature with the buzz of a lively urban centre. Just 35-minutes from the Edmonton International Airport, Wetaskiwin offers affordable housing with a convenient commute.   Here, you can enjoy the best of both worlds – a peaceful retreat enveloped by the beauty of nature, while still having easy access to a range of recreational facilities, delectable restaurants, and an abundance of history and heritage.

 Wetaskiwin beckons you with open arms, inviting you to become a part of its warm and welcoming community. Embrace the charm of a city deeply rooted in its historical significance, where the fast-paced chaos of big city living is replaced by a sense of calm and contentment.

 Live and thrive in Wetaskiwin – a place where the past meets the present, where nature and urbanity coexist harmoniously, and where the essence of community is celebrated with open hearts.


Why Wetaskiwin

Affordable Living

Unlock a world of possibilities in Wetaskiwin, where affordable dreams become a reality. With family homes starting in the enticing $250,000 range, offering a diverse selection of homes to suit every taste.

 Embrace the excitement of a growing city, where opportunities abound and the prospects for a fulfilling life are limitless. Wetaskiwin welcomes you with open arms, inviting you to be a part of its vibrant community.

 In Wetaskiwin, affordable home prices are just the beginning. Uncover a city that is as unique and special as you are, and make it your forever home. The time to seize this extraordinary opportunity is now.

Ideal Location

Located only 35 minutes from the Edmonton International Airport, just off the Queen Elizabeth Highway (Hwy 2) and the intersection of Hwy 13, the city of Wetaskiwin is accessible and convenient for residents and visitors alike.

Parks and Recreation

For those who love the outdoors, Wetaskiwin doesn't disappoint. Spend a day at the By-the-Lake Park, a serene green space by the water, perfect for picnics, strolls, or simply unwinding in nature. The Peace Hills Park offers a network of trails for hiking and biking, providing an opportunity to connect with the stunning natural surroundings.  In addition to the parks and trails, there are numerous lakes within a short drive to explore as well as golf courses, ski hill and other family-friendly, outdoor attractions around the city. 

Arts & Culture

Discover Wetaskiwin's storied streets and frontier charm with our cultural history, from customs to cuisine to arts and music.  Step back in time and discover thousands of local artifacts at the Wetaskiwin District Heritage Museum. Take in a live performance at the Manluk Theatre for the Performing Arts or spend the day at one of the many festivals and events.  Appreciate the past, and celebrate the now while making creating new memories in Wetaskiwin. 


Find your Neighborhood

Being one of the oldest cities in Alberta, Wetaskiwin has a range of housing and neighbourhood options from the historical to modern.  The affordable house pricing is attractive to first-time home buyers as well as retirees and young families alike.  We are home to many desirable housing options that will balance your life and stretch your pay cheque.

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