Free Events

Free events – Upcoming free events including free family events, free concerts, free theatre and other fun events.

    Swing 'n Skate
    08 Jan

    City Hall, 1 Sir Winston Churchill Square, Edmonton

    January 8, 2017 To February 26, 2017


    Swing ‘n’ Skate will feature live swing, jazz and big band music in the City Room at City Hall from 1:00 – 4:00 pm on Sundays (starts January 8, 2017, ends February 26, 2017). Read More >>

    South West Ski Fest
    28 Jan

    Yellowbird Community League, 10710 - 19ave NW, Edmonton

    January 28, 2017


    Join us for a day of winter fun. Try your skills at cross-country skiing and snowshoeing on the local trails for FREE! There will be free chili, hot cocoa, and warm fires to enjoy! All ages and abilities are welcome. Read More >>

    28 Jan

    10629 98 Street Northwest, Edmonton

    January 28, 2017


    Year of the Rooster symbolizes confidence and motivation. Lion/Dragon Dances, Firecrackers, Arts & Crafts, Silk, Herbals, Tea & Food Vendors. Hosted by Chinatown and Area Business Association. Read More >>

    Rogers Hometown Hockey - Edmonton, Alberta
    04 Feb

    Sir Winston Churchill Square, 7 Sir Winston Churchill Sq NW, Edmonton

    February 4, 2017 To February 5, 2017


    The Rogers Hometown Hockey Tour is the ultimate hockey fan experience, making stops in communities across Canada. Our FREE festival kicks off in Edmonton starting at 12pm on Saturday February 4th and will feature family-friendly programming and activities all weekend long. Read More >>

    10 Feb

    William Hawrelak Park, 9930 Groat Road, Edmonton

    February 10, 2017 To February 20, 2017



    The Silver Skate Festival is a 10-day, family-oriented festival running February 10-20, 2017 in Edmonton’s scenic river valley. Rooted in Dutch winter traditions, the festival combines sport (especially skating), arts and culture, and recreation. Read More >>

    11 Feb

    Major General Griesbach School, 304 Griesbach School Road Northwest, Edmonton

    February 11, 2017


    Give your loved ones something unique for valentines day from the sweet heart craft sale! Locally hand crafted items and home based business items will be for sale. Read More >>

    12 Feb

    On The Rocks, 11740 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton

    February 12, 2017

    (780) 914-8966


    Call OTR and reserve your tables! VALENTINE’S DAY EDITION! Do you remember the 70’s version of the Dating Game? Well you can join us for a fun version with our host Sterling Scott and a LIVE band with PRIZES and lots of LAUGHS! We aren’t sure LOVE will come out… Read More >>

    Opera 101 Edmonton Opera's Elektra
    22 Feb

    CKUA, 9804 Jasper Ave, Edmonton

    February 22, 2017



    Dark, dramatic, and groundbreaking — when Elektra premiered in 1909, the New York Times described the opening night audience as “numbed, stunned, and hynotized” before they “burst into a spontaneous roar of cheers and applause. Read More >>

    Music concerts
    27 Feb

    Walter C. Mackenzie Health Sciences Centre, 112 Street Northwest, Edmonton

    February 27, 2017


    Laura Veeze, Violin Ronelle Schaufele, Viola Nigel Boehm, Cello Patricia Tao, Piano Program features the Dvorak Piano Quartet No. 2 in E-flat major, Op. Read More >>

    Canadian Food Championships
    21 Jul

    Sir Winston Churchill Square, 100 St. & 102 Ave., Edmonton

    July 21, 2017 To July 23, 2017


    Free to view

    The Canadian Food Championships is in its third year in Edmonton, bringing together food lovers – from the home cook to professional chef – together to bring their best dishes and compete to represent Canada at the World Food Championships! There is over $50,000 in cash and prizes up for… Read More >>

    Servus Heritage Festival Edmonton
    05 Aug

    Hawrelak Park, 9230 Groat Road Northwest, Edmonton

    August 5, 2017 To August 7, 2017


    Servus Heritage Festival is pleased to feature over 60 pavilions representing over 85 cultures from all over the world. Read More >>