Weekend Activities and Events in Edmonton
A digest of What’s On in and around Edmonton during this weekend including free fun family activities, weekend events & activities for kids, live music, performing arts & theatre and sports events. Few weekday events are also listed.
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- In person/Drive-in Events
- Guided Tours and Outdoor Activities
- Virtual Events
I. Family & Kids Activities
Fun with EPL
Get a EPL card online and use these 10 Free Edmonton Public Library Services. Details
Tour Egyptian Heritage Sites Virtually
Explore various heritage sites in Egypt from tombs to monasteries. Details
Tour International Space Station
Ever dreamed of going to the ISS? Tour the International Space Station virtually. Details
Visit Zoo Animals Online
Zoos across Canada have decided to bring their inhabitants to your home. Here is a list of places where you can watch wildlife online.
Science Experiments to Do at Home with Kids
Here are a few easy fun science activities/experimentsthat are easy and super fun in addition to being educational.
Canadian Museums & Museums Across the World Online
With the advent of technology and widespread availability of the internet, the world is now at your fingertips. You can travel to distant lands, tour famous museums, all from the comfort of your home.
Explore Canada From Home
II. Live Music
Music Concerts to Watch Online
Watch a few of the 50+ online concerts scheduled this weekend.
III. Theatre & Performing Arts
Theatre Performances From Across the World
With Covid-19 pandemic forcing theatres to shut their doors, many performing art centres have taken to being open virtually. Watch Bolshoi Ballet’s The Nutcracker to Gounod’s Roméo et Juliette from the Metropolitan Opera this weekend. Details
Various, time limits for watching, varies from 24 hours to a week.
IV. Other Activities & Events
Listen to Audio Editions of 10 Giller Prize-Winning Books
Audio editionsof 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.
Help Local Businesses
The shutdown of businesses except essential services is hurting local businesses. Check out the ways in which you can help them. Details
Alberta Fishing Education Program
Alberta Hunter Education Instructors’ Association is making its eight-module Alberta Fishing Education Programavailable online for free for a limited time.The Alberta Fishing Education Program is the only program of its kind offered in North America. This program offers a comprehensive educational experience. The course usually costs $39.99.
Alberta Bakers Offering Online Classes
Turn to the kitchen to discover new recipes and perfect those baking skills as you whip up comforting breads and baked goods. Alberta baking experts are available to help – virtually through social media and online platforms – so you can take a class or see a demonstration in your own home. Details
See Free Movie
As Canada’s public producer and distributor, NFB’s website features award-winning movies, documentary and animated films, pioneering interactive works, and more.
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