More than Pickleball at Nationals


Red Deer is pleased to host nightly entertainment and meals for players and volunteers & their spouses at the Nationals this year. See links and information below for more. Our Beer Gardens will be open from 11:30 am to 8:30 pm.  The beer gardens will also be the site for our nightly entertainment and meals.  Click on the Bands for more information.

Tickets available through the Pickleball Brackets tournament website.

Tue August 10 Welcome BBQ 5:00-7:00 pm 

  • Meal: 6 oz. patty, bun, well dressed, 2 salads, desserts TBD
  • Entertainment: Neil McNairnay
  • Host: Nationals 2021 Local Organizing Committee

Free for all tournament participants WHO PRE-REGISTER

Wed August 11 (limit 300) 6:00 pm 

  • Meal: Beef on a bun, green salad, pasta salad, desserts TBD
  • Entertainment: Oddibles
  • Host: Pickleball Alberta
  • Cost: $15.00 per person by pre-order

Thu August 12 (limit 300) 6:00 pm Bob Ronnie Catering

  • Meal: Pulled Pork, Buns and condiments, Honey Garlic Meatballs, Caesar Salad, Cole Slaw, Potato Salad, Fresh Fruit, Assorted Squares.
  • Entertainment: Tap 9
  • Host: Officials
  • Cost: $24 per person by pre-order

Fri August 13 (limit 300) 6:00 pm Bob Ronnie Catering

  • Dinner Buffet: Chicken Divine, St. Louis Ribs, Caesar Salad, Macaroni Salad, Broccoli Salad, Baby Carrots, Kernel Corn, Oven Roasted Potatoes, Assorted Rolls, Black Forest Cake, Tropical Fresh Fruit Cake, Coffee, Tea, Punch.
  • Entertainment: Dean Ray
  • Host: Pickleball Canada
  • Cost: $29.00 per person by pre-order

Sat August 14 (limit 300) 6:00 pm Bob Ronnie Catering

  • BBQ Buffet: New York Strip Steak, Grilled Chicken Breast, Baked Beans, Sauteed Mushrooms, Baked Potato and Toppings, Caesar Salad, Oriental Salad, Greek Salad, Garlic Toast, Assorted Cheese Cake, Assorted Squares, Fresh Fruit, Coffee, Tea, Punch
  • Entertainment: Groove Ensemble
  • Host: Local Organizing Committee in Celebration of the Volunteers for Nationals 2021
  • Cost: $32

Our onsite food options will also include daily service food options for players and spectators.

  • Food Vendor – Goatee and Badger open 7:30 am to 5:00 pm
  • Food Vendor – Little Red Barn open 11:00 – 1:30 pm
  • Ice Cream (Little Ice Cream Shoppe) booth open 11:30-4:30 pm

Pro Pickleball Clinics At Nationals

Heading to Nationals?


If you’re heading to Red Deer and always wanted to attend a clinic with a Pickleball Pro, you’re in luck.

We are pleased to present CHARLES NEUFELDT & KARINA MICHAUD Pickleball Clinics before and after Nationals in Red Deer!  See more information below as well as the links to sign up.


CHARLES NEUFELDT & KARINA MICHAUD Tournament Prep – 2021 Pickleball Nationals, Sign Up HERE

Join Charles Neufeldt & Karina Michaud in this 3-hour tournament prep session at the Canadian National Pickleball Championships.

Canadian Nationals Pickleball Tournament Prep (Aug 9th)

Canadian Nationals Pickleball Clinic (Aug 16th-17th)

Join Charles Neufeldt & Karina Michaud in this two-day 6 Hour Clinic at the Canadian National Pickleball Championships. Sign Up Here

Canadian Nationals Pickleball Clinic(Aug 16th-17th)