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50 Things to Do during Spring in Alberta

From yoga, and food festivals to rodeos and a train trip to hunt for Easter eggs, here are 50 adventures for spring in Alberta.

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Celebrate the first weekend of Spring with a trip to the province-wide Alberta Métis Fest

Take the whole family to the province-wide showcase of Métis culture, talent, and history and share in the heritage and pride of the Métis people. The Métis Nation… Read more »

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X Games coming to Calgary for the next 3 years

Calgary is targeting to host the X Games beginning in late February or early March of 2020, 2021 and 2022 subject to securing corporate sponsorship. Since its… Read more »

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Oversize load longer than a football field to travel between Edmonton and the Fort Saskatchewan area this week

The petrochemical equipment, headed for the Industrial Heartland, will hit the road on Wednesday, March 13, at 11 p.m., travelling over four days. A 293-tonne, 116-metre-long de-propanizer… Read more »

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Frankenstein, Peter Pan, Diavolo in Alberta Ballet’s 2019-20 Season

Join Alberta Ballet for a season of the exotic, the edgy and the elegant. It all starts with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as Alberta Ballet boldly present the… Read more »

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Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes Exhibition is making its Canadian debut this Fall

Marvel: Universe of Super Heroes Exhibition is making its Canadian debut this Fall at Telus World of Science in Edmonton. MARVEL: Universe of Super Heroes features more… Read more »

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Edmonton’s Landmark Muttart Conservatory to close for 18 months from July 2019

City of Edmonton will be closing Muttart Conservatory in July of 2019 for approximately for 18 months for major refurbishment. Since it opened in 1976, the Muttart’s vibrant,… Read more »

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10 Reasons to Walk Whyte Avenue in Edmonton

Whether you’re visiting for the weekend or call Edmonton home, there are so many reasons to put taking a walk down Whyte Ave on the top of the schedule. Here are just a few.

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Pentatonix: The World Tour

Three-time Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling artist Pentatonix have announced a 45-date tour produced by Live Nation to kick off their World Tour. Emmy Award-winning, multi-platinum-selling recording artist… Read more »

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 1st Weekend of February

Here are 5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway in Alberta for the first weekend of February. You can visit the places mentioned any… Read more »

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Environment Canada: Snowfall Warning Issued for Central Alberta and Edmonton

Environment Canada has issued snowfall warning this morning (Thursday, January 31, 2019) for most of Central Alberta including Alberta Capital Region. The areas included in the warning… Read more »

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 4th Weekend of January

Here are 5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway in Alberta during the fourth weekend of January: week of Jan 25 to 27. 1. … Read more »

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Expect traffic disruption this weekend in Edmonton area due to another oversize load travel on highways 14 and 21

Expect traffic disruption this weekend due to oversize load to travel on highways 14 and 21 from Edmonton to the Fort Saskatchewan area starting this weekend and… Read more »

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5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 3rd Weekend of January

Here are 5 ideas for a weekend day trip or a getaway in Alberta for the third weekend of January.

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Alberta’s Top Baby Names for 2018

50,104 babies were born in Alberta last year – 25,717 boys and 24,387 girls. Service Alberta recorded 13,363 different baby names in 2018. Baby names statistics are recorded… Read more »

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Top Malls in Canada

Retail Council of Canada has released its 2018 Canadian Shopping Centre Study, based on annual per square foot productivity, and visitor traffic. CF Toronto Eaton Centre is the most… Read more »

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Canada’s New Drone Safety Regulations

Canada’s new rules for remotely piloted aircraft systems, more commonly known as drones was announced by Marc Garneau, Minister of Transport, today. The new simplified rules was unveiled… Read more »

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10 Things to Do at the Deep Freeze Winter Festival 2019

Deep Freeze – a Byzantine Winter Festival takes over 118 Avenue during January 12 and 13th weekend for the 12th edition of Deep Freeze Festival. Heat up this winter… Read more »

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Expect Traffic Disruption in Edmonton Area due to Historic Super Load Transportation

From January 6 to 8, 2019, a splitter — 820-tonne, 96-metre-long piece of petrochemical development equipment, will be transported from Edmonton to Lamont over four days.

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Things to Do in Edmonton on Wed, Jan 2, 2019

Test your trivia skills at the pub, enjoy a dinner theatre show or a comedy night on Wednesday, January 2 in Edmonton. WEATHER TODAY More to do

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CFL Releases 2019 Schedule

Need last minute gift idea? What about a CFL season ticket for that die-hard fan? Canadian Football League has announced the schedule 2019 season. The new year will… Read more »

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Amazon to open new Fulfillment Centre in Edmonton Metro Region

Amazon is planning to open a new fulfillment centre in Leduc County. The 1-million-square-foot customer fulfillment facility will be Amazon’s second such facility in Alberta. Amazon has… Read more »

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Shaw Conference Centre will be called by its old name from Jan 1

The Shaw Conference Centre will be called the Edmonton Convention Centre from January 1, 2019. Shaw Communications’ naming rights agreement of the convention centre owned by the… Read more »

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Snoop Dogg & Friends – Western Canada Tour

Snoop Dogg has announced tour Western Canada Tour! “Proudly celebrating 25 years of Doggystyle”, the tour brings Snoop Dogg & Friends — Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, Warren G, Kurupt and… Read more »