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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- Family Events
- Live Music
- Live Theatre and Related Events
- Sports and Related Events
- All Other Events – Food Events, Exhibitions, Markets
I. Family Fun Activities
Safe Outdoor Activities:
- Go for a walk: There are hiking and biking trails, picnic spots, off-leash dog parks, birding areas, and much more in and around Edmonton.
- See some public art: Check out some of Edmonton’s Public art features!
- Go Birding: 15 places to go birding in Edmonton
- Plan Your Summer Garden: Get your kids to plant and maintain a summer garden this year. It’s time to start planting seeds indoors and planning what your summer will have in store. Visit Garden Centres in and around Edmonton with kids.
Fun with EPL
Get a EPL card online and use these 10 Free Edmonton Public Library Services. 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 online concerts scheduled this weekend.
III. Live Theatre and Related Events
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. Details
Various, time limits for watching, varies from 24 hours to a week.
- Golf Courses:City of Edmonton: Rundle Golf Course is opening Monday April 12; Victoria and Riverside Golf Courses will open Thursday April 15. List of Edmonton area golf courses.
V. Other Activities & Events
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 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 Movies
As Canada’s public producer and distributor, NFB’s website features award-winning movies, documentary and animated films, pioneering interactive works, and more.
We do try to make the listings as accurate as possible, but there might be errors/Events may be cancelled or postponed without any notice. Verify all details from concerned Event Websites/officials.
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