Community League Day – it’s all about Building a Neighbourhood Family!
The annual Community League Day (CLD) celebration is all about showcasing community leagues, the volunteers and the great work they do for their communities, but most of all, it’s about welcoming new members into the community league movement.
Events include (depending on Community) pancake breakfasts, Dance, BBQ, Corn fest & more!
Nominated for a 2014 JUNO Award for “Children’s Album of the Year” and twice crowned “Canadian Children’s Music Group of the Year”, at the Sirius XM Independent Music Awards, Splash’ N Boots are carving their mark into the rich history of Canadian children’s music. Splash ‘N Boots
Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 02:00 PM
Festival Place, 100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park.
Children $15.00 | Adults $20.00
Community Harvest Fair – Spruce Grove
Once again, we are proud to celebrate our agricultural heritage and rich agricultural resources with this annual celebration. The Grain Elevator site is transformed into a farm and a playground.
Test your skills at egg whipping, cross saw, and sack races, that will bring back memories of days gone past. There will be several farm games, a vintage tractors display, old farm machinery, grain cleaning demo, hay rides for all ages, and “stooks” filled with surprises. Details
Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 9:30 AM – 1:30 PM
The Grain Elevator Museum,120 Railway Avenue,
Pulled pork on a bun ($5) and a pickle on a stick ($1)
DESERRES: DUCK TAPE CRAFTS
DeSerres invites people of all ages to visit Centre Stage to create with Duck Tape!
September 20 & 21, 2014 | 1 to 4 p.m. daily at Centre Stage (Level One, Phase I), WEM
We are theming this year’s event as a “Cosmic Carnival” where we will showcase the sky and celebrate beneath it in a MArdi Gras flair. We’ll have the Kid’s Park all themed, the return of our Art Marathon, sidewalk astronomy and we’ll do the Twilight Tea in the evening twilight this time. Our ticketed dinner returns and we are looking at an outdoor long table dinner under our prairie sky. If you have attended a Summer Skies Equinox in the past it will all that and more. Details
Sat September 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM – 10:00 PM Fireworks – 09:45 PM
Downtown area of Bon Accord
Free & Ticketed events.
Downtown Fall Festival – Fort Saskatchewan
Lots of fun for ALL ages! New and expanded petting zoo.. all the DBC Fall Festival favorites.. and of course the FERRIS WHEEL! Details.
Saturday September 20th 2014 | 11:00 AM-3:00 PM
100 Ave and 103 St, Fort Saskatchewan
Fall-o-Ween Fest – Bon Accord
Full of rich autumn not-to be missed activities and decorative displays, interactive events for kids, panning for gems, musical entertainment, farmyard friends, Lost Lemon Mine, Children’s Puppet Theatre, and the Ghost Town of Boo’n Accord! It’s sure to be an experience the whole family will enjoy! Details
Sat & Sun, September 20-21, 2014 | 11:00AM – 05:00 PM
Prairie Gardens & Adventure Farm25 km north of Edmonton on HWY 28 (97St), I Km East of Bon Accord, and 2 Km North on Lily Lake Road.
$12.00; under 2 free.
Artventures for children ages 6 to 12, at Art Gallery of St Albert (drop in program) on September 20, 2014 : Details
5th Annual Fall Fair – Sherwood Park
This year our fair will focus on health and wellness, with workshops and fitness classes offered throughout the day. You can also shop with one of our great vendors, or the kids can take part in crafts, bouncy castles and a great scavenger hunt! Details
Sat September 20, 2014 | 10:30 AM – 03:30 PM
23219 Twp Rd 520 Sherwood Park
Free / BBQ by donation
CreekwoodStock! – Edmonton
Experience life in Creekwood with our 3rd annual CreekwoodStock birthday celebration!Eats, treats, activities & rides for the whole family Saturday and Sunday! Plus, visit on Sunday and kids can try out a variety of instruments at the Jubilee Auditorium Music Zoo! Details
September 20th and 21, 2014 | Noon – 5:00 PM
Creekwood Chapelle 141 Street & Chappelle Drive, Edmonton
16th Annual Hastings Lake Harvest Hoedown – Hastings Lake
Come meet your neighbours and enjoy some old fashioned fun! - Details
James and the Giant Peach on September 20
Prairie Tales 16 for Young Audiences on Sept 27 – 02:00 PM/03:00 PM/ 04:00 PM
Free activities at the local library
Edmonton Public library offers plenty of free drop in activities to choose from for all ages including toddler story times. Plan ahead to attend some of the free activities in the following weekends : Details and link for registration.
There are countless public programsaimed at children, so if you’re looking for something to do with your children during weekdays & weekends , the Museum is the perfect destination! From Story Time Club, to Animal Buddies, the Museum has great activities for kids.
September: Human Body
Join us each weekend in September as we investigate how the human body works. All Activities will take place on the ESSO Skywalk between 12:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted.
Summer in the Square - Sir Winston Churchill Square – 100 Street & 102 Ave
Come on down to the Square for music with DJ Creeasian, cypher battles, MC battles and live art!
Alberta Breeders Fall Classic – Sat 20, 2014 | 01:00 PM - 05:00 PM
Northlands Park,7410 Borden Park Road NW, Edmonton.
Runs & Walks
Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM at Chappelle Gardens – Details
The 1km Run is open to ages 3+
The 3km MuttMudder is open to ages 8+
The 5km Garden Run is open to ages 10+
Open Minds Walk & Run
The Open Minds Walk and Run is a fun-filled event that’s great for the whole family! Register for the 10k or 5k run or take a stroll in the 2.5k fun walk.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 11:30 AM at Rundle Park Family Centre,2909 113 Avenue, Edmonton – Register
2nd annual NICU Fun Run in the Park
Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 03:00 PM at Gold Bar Park , 10955 – 50 Street, Picnic Site #1. – Register
Join us to experience Night Race™ – a night run that you will never forget. The race will take runners through Laurier Park to create a moving celebration of light – a celebration that will continue at our post race party! - Register
Saturday, September 20th, 2014 | 08:00 PM at Laurier Park – Register
2014 St. Albert Fall Challenge
Half Marathon, 10K, 5K and Kids 1/2K loop - Register
Sunday, September 21, 2014 | 08:00 AM at Kingswood Park, St. Albert
Run for Brain Research
A 5/10K Run and Walk to Support Brain Health and Injury Research at the Neuroscience and Mental Health Institute. Register
William Hawrelak Park, 9930 Groat road, Edmonton on Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 10:00 AM
In support of the Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute!
September 21, 2014 at Louise McKinney Park - Register
IV. Exhibitions, & Other Events
Western Canada Fashion Week
Join us for ten nights of different programming; with runway shows, design competitions and performers, there’s something for everyone! – Details
Thursday, September 18 to Saturday, September 27, 2014
ATB Financial Arts Barns, 10330 – 84 Ave, Edmonton
$25 nightly at the door
$85 weekly pass
$10 per matinee show
We welcome the public to join us for this unique celebration of Tibetan culture. Each day festival attendees can enjoy our wonderful market filled with a vast array of Himalayan merchandise, sample delicious traditional Tibetan food, listen to teachings on meditation and other presentations, and win door prizes. Bring the family and experience this special day together. Tibetan Bazaar
Sat & Sun, Sept 20 – 21, 2014.
Alberta Avenue Community League Hall, 9210 – 118 Ave, Edmonton, T5G 0N4
$5 admission, children under 12 free
Ruth Gorman & the Fight for Aboriginal Rights in mid-20th Century Alberta
Talk and gathering based on the late Ms. Gorman’s memoir, Behind the Man: John Laurie, Ruth Gorman, and the Indian Vote in Canada (2007).There will also be official comments from several First Nations elders and speakers and an open discussion. Books will be sold in the Museum Shop. Talk details.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 2:00 PM – 03:00 PM
Royal Alberta Museum Theatre
World Vision ‘Perspectives’ Art Exhibition
This photo exhibition features the work of Alberta residents who want to use their talents to raise awareness of the plight of children in poor communities around the world. A media event will be held from 11 to 11:30 a.m., after which the exhibition will open to the public.
September 20, 2014 | 11:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Level One, Phase IV (outside the entrance to the One Life exhibit), WEM
Exceptional quality & unique-shaped gemstones, chains, crystal, pearls, shells, pendants, Cabochon, lampwork beads, magnetic beads & spacers, magnetic clasps, sterling silver & plated findings, stringing supplies & more.
Saturday, September 20, 2014 | 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Ramada Inn, 5359 Calgary Trail, Edmonton
L’Arche International Anniversary Gala on Saturday, Sept 20, 2014 | 06:00 PM at German Canadian Cultural Centre – Details
BMO World of Creativity: World of Boo | July 27–April 16, 2015
New Lines: Contemporary Drawings from the National Gallery of Canada | June 20–October 5, 2014
Jill Stanton: Strange Dream | March 5–December 31, 2014
Regions of Distinction | April 25–October 26, 2014
Party in the Park Sunday, 21 September 2014 from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM at Strathcona County Library – Agora
401 Festival Ln – Details
Le Marché agricole du quartier francophone/French Quarter Farmers Market
A boutique Farmers Market. Come discover quality local vendors, with gourmet/artisan foods available for you and your family’s pleasure & health! Fun for the entire family. Details
Every Sunday from 12 :00 PM to 4 :00 PM (ongoing throughout the year – Rain or Shine)
La Cité Francophone, 8627 rue Marie-Anne-Gaboury [91 street], Edmonton Alberta T6C3N1