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.


Christmas Light Up Campaign

Posted on November 8, 2016 under: Announcements

Council set December 1st for the annual Christmas light up campaign once again this year. They are encouraging residents to consider having their Christmas lights and decorations ready for this day as well. We will be having hot dogs, hot chocolate, marshmallows, hay rides and caroling. Everyone is invited to participate.



2016 Summer Photo contest winner

Posted on August 2, 2016 under: Announcements

Here is the winning photo from our recent photo contest submitted by Dan Sigouin when he was camping here in Empress. Thank you Dan, and thank you to all the other contestants for their outstanding entries. If you haven’t seen them check them out at:


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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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