The Village of Empress

is situated on the West side of the Alberta/Saskatchewan border and serves as a center to the surrounding farming and ranching community of 1,500 people. It has been a focal point for many activities in the area. It is also at the geographical center of many large cities in Western Canada: Edmonton, Calgary, Saskatoon and Regina.

News & Events

To keep up to date on the events happening in Empress, check this page on a regular basis.

2016 Hunting Season is upon us

Posted on September 26, 2016 under: Uncategorized

The 2016 fall hunting season is definitely upon us. Saw 14 outfits in the campground on my way to work this morning. Hunting is a great tourism opportunity for many of our businesses. Whether it is supporting our campgrounds, motels and hotels, restaurants and fuel stations to attending our events, we appreciate the outside dollars coming into our communities.


Mona Howe selected one of the 2016 Cattlemen’s Young Leaders

Posted on September 13, 2016 under: Uncategorized

Congratulations goes out to Mona Howe for being selected as one of the 2016 Cattlemen’s Young Leaders Mentorship Recipients! Check out the following story.

 Congratulations to the 2016 CYL Mentorship Recipients! Full details on the CCA website: /
Way to go Mona, the community is very proud of you.

Contact our Village Office:

Phone: (403) 565-3938
Fax: (403) 565-2010

Box 159, #6 – 3rd Avenue
Empress, Alberta T0J 1E0

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