Why Biggar?

Surrounded by vast grain fields and pasture land, the Town of Biggar is a spirited municipality where sunrises and sunsets are vibrant and the stars appear brightly at night. It boasts peaceful and spacious, quality small town living,

Biggar is conveniently located adjacent to Highways 4, 14 and 51 and is served by both of Canada’s major railways. Being less than an hour's drive to two major cities and an international airport, makes Biggar an attractive location for young families and entrepreneurs.

The Town of Biggar was incorporated in 1911 and is now local to industry leaders Rack Petroleum, AGI Envirotank, Prairie Malt, APA Archery and E-Kay Enterprises. Biggar provides many amenities to support everyday living, among opportunities for new business and residential development.

Biggar is a great place to raise a family. It flaunts an abundance of parks, organized sports, sports facilities and two excellent school systems. Biggar is a very friendly, family oriented community. It offers the Biggar & District Daycare Project and a few home based childcare options.

The Town encloses a Health Centre and Medical Clinic supporting three doctors, Home care programs and Care home facility selections. Biggar maintains areas for emergency services, essentially the RCMP detachment, Fire Department, Ambulance and STARS. Other professional health care services conveniently in town include physiotherapy, chiropractic, massage therapy, an optometrist and a dentist.

Biggar is home to several recreation facilities such as the Recreation Complex, Rec Valley, Jubilee Stadium (rink), Curling Rink, Aquatic Centre, Regional Park and Biggar Golf Club. Entertainment amenities involve the Majestic  Theatre (movies and more), Biggar Museum and Gallery, Biggar Wheatland Library, Biggar Bowl, Argo Bush, and a variety of community clubs and organizations for recreation. Biggar accommodates numerous places for Religious Worship with regular worship services.

The Town of Biggar welcomes you to visit, we look forward to meeting you!!

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