Experience - Central Alberta

Best things to do, activities, family fun, date ideas, and events in Central Alberta.




25 Fun Things to Do with Kids Inside Your Home

Just because you’re stuck indoors, doesn’t mean you really have to be stuck indoors. There are a ton of things that you and your kids can still… Read more »

30 Science Experiments to Do at Home with Kids

Have you run out of ideas to keep your children engaged at home? Are you looking for ways to entertain your kids? Here are a few easy… Read more »

COVID-19: ATB Financial to Offer Mortgage Deferrals

Today, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced a $82 billion COVID-19 Economic Response Plan to help Canadians affected by coronavirus related financial fallout. Part of the measure is… Read more »

See Thousands of Movies, Educational Films, Immersive Virtual Reality Series For Free Online

If you want to see quality films, educational content online for free, visit the National Film Board of Canada’s website. As Canada’s public producer and distributor, NFB’s… Read more »

Cineplex Family Favourites

Visit participating Cineplex theatres near you and watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99. A portion of the proceeds goes towards supporting WE Charity. What:… Read more »

25 Day Trips South of Edmonton

25 Day Trips South of Edmonton

Wanting to escape the city and see what Alberta has to offer this summer? If you head south of Edmonton, you’ll find no shortage of day trips… Read more »

Family Day Weekend in Alberta: Festivals and Free Activities

From light festivals to Alberta Winter Games, racing on ice, vibrant celebrations of francophone culture and free admission to Alberta Museums on family day, there are plenty of fun activities to enjoy this family day weekend across Alberta.

25 Things to Do in Red Deer during Winter

Red Deer is tucked in between Edmonton and Calgary, but don’t over look it! Even under the snow, it has all of the amenities of a bigger… Read more »

25 Things to Do in Drumheller during Winter

Not just for the dinosaurs (anymore) Drumheller, Alberta, is known as the “Dinosaur Capitol of the World” and it’s a unique place to explore any time of… Read more »

13 Romantic Getaways to Celebrate Valentine’s Day in Alberta

The best way to celebrate is by spending quality time with someone special. Indulge in decadent cheeses, handcrafted chocolates, stunning mountain views and snow covered adventures. But most importantly, cherish your time with the one that you are with!

10 Yoga Getaways & Retreats in Alberta

There are times in everyone’s life when they feel the pressures and stresses of modern day society trying to consume them. During these times it is often helpful to take a few days to disconnect from the busyness of life and reconnect with one’s true self. The following yoga retreats and festivals in Alberta are ideal for reaching this goal.

10 Cheap Getaways for Couples in Alberta

Alberta is open fields of canola, ranches, sweeping mountain ranges, thriving cultural hubs – and you! Well, you and your loved one, of course. And the best news is, you don’t have to break the bank for a romantic weekend getaway.

Top Things to Do in Canadian Badlands – Drumheller to Brooks

Planning to visit Drumheller and Canadian Badlands in Alberta? Here are the must see attractions in the graveyard of the dinosaurs and the moonlike landscape carved by the Red Deer River. As you traverse the land, you will travel through the lands that preserved dinosaur bones for the World’s biggest paleontological discovery and learn how “progress” reduced booming cities to ghost towns.

Top Things to Do in Alberta this January 2020

From music festivals to snowshoeing, here are 30 of the best things to do this January in Alberta.

Christmas – Winter Holiday Getaways in Alberta

Alberta transforms into a magical, winter wonderland at Christmas, with celebrations for all ages and many indoor and outdoor activities. Check out these 10+ ideas for a Christmas holiday getaway in Alberta and get ready to explore.

10 Must Do Winter Festivals in Alberta

A list of ten must do Alberta festivals celebrating all things Winter.

Polar Bear Dips in Alberta

Plunge into cold Alberta waters and support a worthy cause by participating in a Polar Bear Plunge.
A list of seven places to enjoy a chilling experience in Alberta.

Christmas & Holiday Activities in and around Red Deer – Lights, Santa, Concerts & Theatre

A list of Christmas events in and around Red Deer including Santa Claus Parade, Christmas lights, carols, theatre, and other holiday events.

10 Reasons to Visit Elk Island National Park during Winter

Elk Island National Park is ready to welcome you with lots of different ways to spend the day and create lasting memories.

17 Must Visit Places to See Magical Christmas Lights in Alberta 2019

Come Christmas, enchanting holiday lights starts to glow all over Alberta. Although every village, town, city, and community has at least one or two house or buildings worth stopping to check out, the following light shows are definitely worth travelling to see.

Polar Express™ and Santa Trains in Alberta

Relive the magical story of the motion picture THE POLAR EXPRESS™ or enjoy a visit from Santa as you and your loved ones take a ride on the… Read more »

50 Things to Do in Alberta this Fall

The leaves are changing colours, the weather is turning crisp, and the harvest is in. Alberta is beautiful in the fall, whether you’re indoors or out. Enjoy… Read more »

50 Things to Do in Alberta this September

September in Alberta is a magical time: the sky opens up, the harvest season kicks off, and the world bursts into the golden yellows and reds of… Read more »

50 Things to Do in Alberta this Labour Day Weekend

If you’re in Alberta this Labour Day weekend, there is plenty to do to get you out of your regular routine and into leisure. Whether you are rejuvenated by festivals, by the quiet of the landscape, or by learning something new, there’s something on this list for you.