Stony Plain is a large town in rural Alberta, Canada, just west of Edmonton.
The proximity of Stony Plain to Edmonton makes it attractive for commuters—servicing a surrounding population of over 60,000 people.
Around the town, there are many colourful murals that depict important figures and events of local history. These murals have earned it the nickname "The Town with the Painted Past." The town was originally known as Dog Rump Creek.