Community Events

  • Volunteer Appriciat...

    The 2014 FCSS Volunteer Appreciation Supper will be held on Friday April 25th at 6:00 pm at the Foremost Community Hall.

    Entertainment provided by HOJA.  Call 403-867-2766 to reserve your...

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  • Foremost Ag Society...

    The Foremost Ag Society 67th Annual Rodeo Weekend will be held on June 20 - 22.  For a schedule of events check out the Annual Events under the Community heading.

  • Kudos to the Foremo...

    I witnessed something truly amazing tonight that gave me faith in our youth. I was watching the Senior High boys basketball tonight at Vauxhall....

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  • Foremost Centennial...

    To view and download pictures from Foremost 100th Centennial please visit the website created by Kim Wright


  • The Etzikom Windmil...

    The Etzikom Windmill Project needs help.  You can adopt a windmill and be responsible for its restoration and upkeep. A restoration plaque will be placed on the windmill to recognize your efforts...

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  • Chamber Meetings

    The Foremost & District Chamber of Commerce meets at noon on the second Wednesday of each month. The next meeting will be April 9, 2014.  For information please call the...

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Foremost Alberta chosen for UAS Training Centre

Foremost Alberta was strategically chosen as the location for the establishment of an innovative training and development center for UAS (Unmanned Aircraft Systems) technology. Geographically the region has unique attributes that make it an ideal location for the operation, development and training for UAS systems.

Please click on the image below to learn more about the Foremost region and the Foremost Training Centre.

Welcome to the Village of Foremost, Alberta

The Village of Foremost is small community with big city appeal, located 110 km east of Lethbridge on the Red Coat Trail (Highway 61) and 102 km southwest of Medicine Hat. Established in 1913 as an agricultural service centre and incorporated as a village in 1950, today, Foremost has a population of over 500 and serves a trading area of over 2,000 people. A host of recreational facilities, a diversity of cultural activities, an award winning school and a broad range of businesses provide residents with a high quality of life. The community’s economic base is farming, with many generations of families continuing to operate successful farming operations.

The Foremost & District Chamber of Commerce invites you to discover Foremost. Our peaceful village of 500+ is located on the junction of highways 879 and 61 in South East Alberta. Foremost is in close proximity to such major parks as Writing-On-Stone, Forty Mile Park, Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park and Red Rock Coulee Natural Area.

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Foremost is in close proximity to such major parks as Writing-On-Stone, Forty Mile Park, Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park and Red Rock Coulee Natural Area.


Message from Mayor Ken Kultgen

Foremost MayorAs the Mayor of the Village of Foremost, I would like to welcome you to our community on behalf of the Village Council. This is a small but dynamic community with a wide variety of amenities. We are very proud of the recreational and cultural activities available here, and I personally invite you to visit our village and see for yourself what we have to offer. Click here to continue reading the Mayor’s Message.