Flying Canoë Volant

March 1, 2021

March 6, 2021


Mill Creek Ravine, 8327 95A St NW Edmonton, AB T6C 1B9



Events Description


The Flying Canoë Volant is a unique, nighttime, outdoor winter event.

In the spirit of a great winter city, the Flying Canoë Volant is a creative, interactive, cultural event, designed to celebrate local history and everything that is great about a long winter’s night.

Inspired by the legend of The Flying Canoe and French Canadian, First Nations and Métis traditions, this event celebrates our beautiful Mill Creek Ravine and the French Quarter.

Be a part of the adventure by building your own lantern. Patrons are invited to follow the instructional video below, and bring their lantern to help navigate their journey through Flying Canoë Volant.



Free / Donations Appreciated.

Due to COVID-19, all patrons should preregister their attendance to ensure a safe experience for all.

Registration is free.

How to get tickets?

Buy Online


March 1 to 6, 2021 – Visit during your registered time.

The Flying Canoe Locations

Mill Creek Ravine Park.


The site spans over 3.4 km, and offers many points of entry. While you are not required to enter the site at a specific point, you will need to adhere to directional pedestrian traffic once in attendance.



Mill Creek Pool (8555-84 Ave)
La Cité Francophone (8627-91 St)
École Maurice-Lavallée (8828-95 St)
Bonnie Doon Mall (8330-82 Ave, NW lot)

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