Events & Activities - Central Alberta

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Quarantine Concerts to Watch Online This Weekend

A list of music performances live-streamed this weekend. All times mentioned are in ET. Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Weekend Friday, September 18… Read more »

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Watch Amazing Theatre Performances From Across the World This Week/Weekend

With COVID-19 pandemic forcing theaters to shut their doors, many performing art centers have taken to being open virtually. We have listed a few theatre performances from… Read more »

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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 »

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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.

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Canadian Artists, Writers, Performers Call for National Basic Income

A group of Canadian artists, writers, technicians and performers is calling on Ottawa to guarantee a basic income for anyone in need. Novellist and screenwriter Emma Donoghue, poet… Read more »

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North Saskatchewan River Tubing From Devon Opens for 2020 Season on June 20th

Are you looking to go river tubing on the North Saskatchewan River? If so, River Lifestyle Co. which rents tubes and transportation for those who want to… Read more »

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Pembina River Tubing Opens For 2020 Season on June 19th

Pembina River Tubing will reopen for 2020 summer season on June 19th. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Pembina River Valley by taking a leisurely float down the… Read more »

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Quarantine Concerts to Live Stream Today – Thursday, June 4

A list of music performances to live-stream today.

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May Supermoon: Don’t miss the last Supermoon of 2020 – Super Flower Moon

This year’s last super moon will appear on Thursday, May 7th, 2020. The moon will appear full for about 2 – 3 days around this time, i.e.,… Read more »

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15 Ideas for Mother’s Day in Times of COVID-19

Mother’s Day can be a hard one to get right in the best of times, let alone with such a different landscape. Check out these 15 ways… Read more »

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Alberta Parks Reservation to Reopen May 14, 2020

Online camping reservations for Alberta Parks for 2020 summer season reopen on May 14. Alberta Parks is working hard to make campsites available as soon as possible,… Read more »

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Audio Editions of 10 Giller Prize-Winning Books Available for Free for 2 Months

Audio editions of 10 award-winning books will be available for free over a two-month period as part of an initiative to encourage Canadians to enjoy top storytelling during the COVID-19 pandemic…. Read more »

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Canada From Home: Explore Canada’s Territories Online

Although we are facing limited travel opportunities at the moment, there are still plenty of ways to enjoy museums and sites without leaving the comfort of your… Read more »

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Alberta Museums From Home: Explore Alberta Museums and Historic Sites Online

Explore Alberta Museums and Historic Sites online. Alberta government is joining the growing #MuseumFromHome trend where-in famous museums and cultural institutions like the Louvre to the Museum… Read more »

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World From Home: Go on Scenic Virtual Train Tours That Takes You Through Alps and Fjords

With the Covid-19 pandemic having necessitated you to be indoors, spending some alone time in your small apartment can only be relaxing for some time. It isn’t… Read more »

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Free STEM Based Project Ideas For All Ages – Make: Projects

Put on your tinkering hat and unleash your creativity and make various STEM-based projects with kids or by yourselves on Make: Projects. Make: Projects is an online… Read more »

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Watch The Hunger Games, Dirty Dancing, La La Land and John Wick For Free Online

Lionsgate has announced that it will stream four of its most popular films for free. Lionsgate Live! A Night at the Movies will be hosted by Jamie… Read more »

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Alberta Will Test Anyone With COVID-19 Symptoms

During the April 13th press briefing, Dr. Deena Hinshaw said that Alberta has expanded access to COVID-19 laboratory tests to better trace the spread of the novel… Read more »

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15 Happy News From Alberta To Start Your Week

These days, it’s easy to get dragged down by negative news and find yourself overwhelmed by stories of hardship. But, if you look beyond those headlines, it’s… Read more »

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Alberta Health Projects Between 400 and 6,600 COVID-19 Deaths

Today, Premier Jason Kenney shared two separate projections from Alberta Health Services on the possible impact of COVID-19 in the province – a probable scenario, and an… Read more »

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How Albertans Behaved During the Initial COVID-19 Days: Google Mobility Reports

Google has analysed location data from billions of Google users’ phones from around the world and has released mobility reports to help the public and health authorities… Read more »

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Enroll Now: Alberta Fishing Education Program is Free for A Limited Time

Alberta Hunter Education Instructors’ Association is making its eight-module Alberta Fishing Education Program available online for free for a limited time as many Albertans are self-isolating in… Read more »

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Things to Do With Teens During COVID-19

So you’re at home with your teenagers during the COVID-19 pandemic. We know it can be hard to think of things to keep everyone motivated on a… Read more »

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Visit Adorable Canadian Zoo Animals Online

As schools and other educational institutions have closed in response to COVID-19 pandemic and kids are confined to their homes, Zoos across Canada have decided to bring… Read more »