Things to Do in Edmonton in May

Things to Do in Edmonton in May: Events, Activities and Festivals happening in Edmonton during the month of May 2021.

 

Contents:

  • Mother’s Day
  • Outdoor Activities (hikes, walks)
  • In-person events
  • Online events

1. Mother’s Day

2. Outdoor Activties:

3. Events – In Person

 
Downtown Spark: Arts District
08 Apr

Various locations in Downtown Edmonton

April 8, 2021 To May 31, 2021

Free

Edmonton’s iconic Arts District is lighting up! Illuminate your curiosity and ignite your imagination as The Art Gallery of Alberta, Citadel Theatre, and Winspear Centre host ...  »

Downtown Spark: Mother Tongues
20 Apr

Various Venues, Edmonton

April 20, 2021 To September 18, 2021

Free

Mamanaw Pekiskwewina | Mother Tongues: amiskwacîwâskahikan is a celebration of the ancestral Indigenous languages of Treaty 6. [Care]rated by Cheyenne Rain LeGrande ᑭᒥᐘᐣ for Latitude 53, Mamanaw Pekiskwewina: ...  »

Downtown Spark: Root 107
28 Apr

107 Street & 101 Avenue, Edmonton

April 28, 2021 To May 22, 2021

Free

Enjoy the fresh spring air at Root 107 - an inclusive public space filled with colourful mural art, greenery, and food. Grab some takeout at one of the ...  »

Spring Patio Party
01 May

Various Canadian Brewhouse Locations

May 1, 2021

Free

Join us for a lovely spring day at Our House on the patio! You’ll have the chance to win a Canadian Brewhouse Umbrella! – Specials: $4.99 Boozy Snow ...  »

The Drive Thru Iftaar
01 May

ARCA Banquet Facility, 127 Street Northwest, Edmonton

May 1, 2021

$20

Enjoy a program featuring guest speakers, community spirit, and a warm iftaar meal delivered to your vehicle in time for Maghrib. Buckle up with your loved ones ...  »

La Pizza Week
01 May

Participating Restaurants

May 1, 2021 To May 7, 2021

Varies

La Pizza Week is a week-long festival that celebrates the best pizza in Canada. Restaurants across the country are asked to create a special pizza at a ...  »

Relove Market
01 May

Main Street, Leduc!, 50th Ave, Leduc

May 1, 2021

Free

LEDUC CO-OP brings you the Farmer’s Market for the May 1st Relove Market! From tasty foods to homemade goods, the Farmer’s Market will offer a ...  »

Mother's Day Staycation Brunch
07 May

The Westin Edmonton, 10135, 100 Street Northwest, Edmonton

May 7, 2021 To May 9, 2021

$254.00 per couple.

Our culinary team has created a great Mother’s Day alternative to celebrate this special day in 2021. Whether it is just mom and dad away for the ...  »

Free Wheelin’ Food Truck Fest
07 May

Kingsway Mall, 109 Street & Kingsway, Edmonton

May 7, 2021

Free to attend

Start the summer off right with Edmonton’s tastiest street eats for the whole family to enjoy. On Friday, May 7th from 3-8 PM in Kingsway Mall ...  »

Mother's Day High Tea
07 May

Brew and Bloom, 115 Street Northwest, Edmonton

May 7, 2021 To May 9, 2021

$75.28

Please join us in celebrating Mother's Day at Brew + Bloom and eat among the blooms. For this special occasion, we have created an exclusive Mother's Day High ...  »

Mother’s Day in May Prairie Picnic
07 May

Prairie Gardens, Lily Lake Road, Bon Accord

May 7, 2021 To May 30, 2021

$75 & up for 2 including food

Enjoy time together at a private picnic site with a delicious Prairie Picnic, in the great outdoors, on our family farm. Then, join an interpretive program and ...  »

Mothers Day Dinner
07 May

Chateau Louis Hotel,11727 Kingsway Northwest, Edmonton

May 7, 2021 To May 9, 2021

7804536508

$35.50 - $42.75

Mothers Day Dinner, Treat Mom to a delectable menu created with her in mind. Dine on Lobster Bisque, your choice of Beef Tenderloin, Lamb Chops of Salmon. ...  »

A Mother's Day Magic Show & Dinner Event
08 May

The Westin Edmonton, 10135 100 Street Northwest, Edmonton

May 8, 2021

$389.83 - $389.83

Our solution to staying close to home while enjoying an evening out in 2021. This is a structured , space-designed and socially distanced event with no mingling in the ...  »

Miller Crossing Mother’s Day Market
08 May

Kingsway Legion parking lot 14339 50 Street, Edmonton

May 8, 2021

Free

The Miller Crossing Farmers’ Market located at the Royal Canadian Kingsway Legion Branch #175 will be holding a Mother’s Day market. Find vendors selling a wide variety ...  »

Mother’s Day Drive-in Opera
09 May

Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave. NW, Edmonton

May 9, 2021

$40

Live from the roof of the Jube! Featuring music that celebrates spring, this concert stars singers from Edmonton Opera’s Emerging Artists Studio —with performances broadcast to ...  »

Mother's Day Tea Bake
09 May

Delivered Across Edmonton, Class Online

May 9, 2021

$20 - $100

Grab your mom, grandma, sister, aunt, wife, husband or best friend and join us on Saturday, May 9th at 2:00 pm for a virtual baking class lead by ...  »

Alberta Beach Farmers Market
09 May

Alberta Beach Agliplex, 46A Avenue, Alberta Beach

May 9, 2021 To September 26, 2021

780-666-1604

Free

Alberta Beach Farmers’ Market is located at the Agliplex in Alberta Beach, Alberta. We run Sundays 11:30am to 3pm May thru September. Our vendors offer a wide ...  »

Mothers Day Brunch
09 May

Chateau Louis Hotel, 11727 Kingsway Northwest, Edmonton

May 9, 2021

7804536508

$31.25

Mothers Day Picnic, enjoy an array of delectable delights including Pork & Mushroom Pate with Saskatoon berry jelly, Jumbo shrimp, dill cream sauce, Breast of Chicken filled ...  »

Support Stollery Kids & Fill Your Freezer
13 May

Various Marriott Hotels in Alberta

May 13, 2021 To May 24, 2021

7804313449

Cost of food

A win / win for everyone in Alberta! Get some great quality Steaks, Burgers and Hot Dogs, and 100% of proceeds raised through this fundraiser will support the Alberta ...  »

Lobster Fest - Postponed
14 May

Various Canadian Brewhouse Locations

May 14, 2021 To May 15, 2021

$39.99

Lobster Fest is back at The Canadian Brewhouse includes lobster, Caesar salad, baked mac & cheese and garlic toast. PLUS! A welcome Dangle! HOW MUCH Tickets: Tickets ...  »

#Eat124StBingo
14 May

Participating Businesses in 124 Street, Edmonton

May 14, 2021 To June 15, 2021

Free to Participate

Support shops in the 124 Street area by participating in #Eat124StBingo organised by Meuwly’s and the 124 Grand Market. Visit participating businesses and complete as many bingo ...  »

Whyte Elephant Vintage Market
29 May

10411 82 Ave NW, Edmonton

May 29, 2021 To May 30, 2021

Free

A spin on traditional, Whyte Elephant Market brings you the best of old and new. Featuring local vintage sweethearts, up-cycled furniture and housewares, knicks and knacks, local ...  »

4. Events – Online

The Birds
29 May

Online

May 29, 2021 To June 4, 2021

$10

In The Birds, two men flee the modern world and attempt to settle in the fabled land of the birds, seeking freedom and a better way of ...  »

UP CLOSE: Rainbow Bright
28 May

Online

May 28, 2021

Free

From quilled rifle cases to handmade protest signs, RAM has plenty of colourful objects under our care. But how does the museum preserve colour of objects so ...  »

Gift Card Survivor for a CAWS
23 May

Online

May 23, 2021 To June 5, 2021

7802710737

$30-$50

SUPPORTING THE CAWS The CAWS (Charitable No. 827473190RR0001) provides a safe refuge for cats and dogs that have been abused, neglected, abandoned and surrendered. They also provide ...  »

Ugly Duchess
21 May

Online

May 21, 2021 To May 30, 2021

$30 per household

Margaret Maultasch, the last Countess of Tyrol and princess of Carinthia (born 1318 – died 1369), was reputedly the ugliest women in history. Her looks, and her terrified subjects, made ...  »

Study and Go Abroad Fair
20 May

Online

May 20, 2021

17789983587

Free

The Study and Go Abroad Fair offers students an opportunity to meet virtually with universities and colleges from Canada and around the world and to start planning ...  »

SCARS Spring Craft Fair
15 May

Online

May 15, 2021 To May 16, 2021

Free

SCARS on-line Spring Craft Fair! 50+ local, small businesses with handmade items! Included with the event will be an on-line auction where you can bid on items donated ...  »

Revv52 Virtually Yours
14 May

Online

May 14, 2021 To May 16, 2021

$20

Join Revv52 for their first-ever streamed show! Broadcast from their hometown of Calgary, “Virtually Yours” isn’t a traditional stand-and-sing performance—instead, each song is presented as ...  »

Trial by Faith: A Faustian Tale
13 May

Online

May 13, 2021 To May 29, 2021

$20

Christopher Faust, an accomplished alchemist, faces his greatest challenge as he races to uncover the mysteries of the fabled Elixir of Life. Drawing inspiration from Christopher Marlowe’...  »

REELING: Dance on Screen
13 May

Online

May 13, 2021 To May 29, 2021

$15

REELING: Dance on Screen is a series of short film screenings produced by Mile Zero Dance, every second year. Each time the breadth, scope, and quality improves ...  »

Mother's Day Pottery Class
09 May

Studio72, 9909 72 Avenue Northwest, Edmonton

May 9, 2021

$75

What's a better project for Mother's Day than a beautiful vase for your favourite flowers?! Make this fun project at home together or distanced together over zoom. ...  »

Teddy Bear Fun Fest
08 May

Online; Kits Delivered

May 8, 2021 To May 16, 2021

7804314623

$5-$20

Join the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation May 8-14 for a full week of FUN you can do from the comfort of your own backyard! Show your ...  »

The Great Big Quiz of Canada
08 May

Online by Grindstone Theatre

May 8, 2021

Pay What You Can

Join us ONLINE as 5 of Edmonton’s Sharpest Comedians go head to head in a Canadian Trivia Contest! The Rules are Minimal, the Jokes are Incredible, and ...  »

Science Rendezvous
08 May

Online

May 8, 2021

Free

Science Rendezvous will STEAM Green and you are invited to the first ever virtual Science Chase. Race between event sites across the country, answer STEAM challenges, learn ...  »

Jane's Walk Edmonton
07 May

Various Locations, Edmonton/Online

May 7, 2021 To May 9, 2021

free

Jane’s Walk is an annual festival of free, community-led walking tours inspired by Jane Jacobs. Explore your city, share stories about your community and connect with ...  »

NorthwestFest
06 May

Online

May 6, 2021 To May 16, 2021

$12.95 & up

With nearly 80 films spanning the globe, including some new and incredible films from right here at home, this is the film binge you've been waiting for!.  »

The Boy in the Moon
06 May

Online by Cultch

May 6, 2021 To May 8, 2021

6042511363

Tickets from $29

Based on Canadian journalist Ian Brown’s memoir of life with his son, The Boy in the Moon tells a deeply moving story about a family’s ...  »

Omens
06 May

Online

May 6, 2021

Free

In OMENS, Lacey Huculak and Paul Blinov hold a flickering candle up to the shadowy worlds of mystery, mischief, and the macabre. Dance with brooding skeletons in ...  »

Self-Portait Puppet Workshop
05 May

Online

May 5, 2021 To May 23, 2021

4034672552

$30-$50

In this award-winning workshop, make your own mask-body puppet, perform with it, and create friendships along the way! The fee includes basic supplies and handouts for the ...  »

Introduction to Etching
04 May

Online By SNAP

May 4, 2021 To June 8, 2021

$345

In this six-week introductory hybrid course learn hard ground line etching techniques using copper plates and ferric chloride. Explore extensive mark-making techniques and skills to create full ...  »

Virtual May Day
01 May

Online

May 1, 2021

Free

Join the Edmonton May Day Committee in a virtual celebration of International Workers’ Day! Listen to live panellists and performers and participate in an interactive discussion: 6:30 – 8:30pm – ...  »

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