Searching for one thing enjoyable to do that weekend? These 11 occasions may be ticketed in Edmonton


Festivals are returning in Edmonton and weekend climate is wanting up, so we’re sharing some ideas that may assist you determine how one can spend your time.

Sir Winston Churchill Sq. is the place to catch the CaryWest Caribbean Arts Pageant beginning Friday by Sunday.

The occasion features a Friday evening costume extravaganza, a parade on Saturdays and a Caribbean village with dwell leisure, a kids’s nook, scrumptious Caribbean delicacies, and markets.

One other long-standing staple of the summer season pageant season – the Edmonton Folks Music Pageant – returns to Gallagher Park by Sunday.

This 12 months’s pageant options performances from the likes of Mary Chapin Carpenter, Allison Russell, Jeremy Dutcher and practically 50 different artists.

View from the hill for the people pageant in 2018. (Edmonton Folks Music Pageant / Introduced by Brian Cooper)

Animethon 2022, which begins Friday and runs by Sunday, will characteristic visitor appearances, a fan expo, workshops, and many gaming motion within the Edmonton Conference Heart’s video room.

August can also be a good time to soak up the College of Alberta Botanic Gardens the place the Aga Khan Backyard is filling with shade and spots just like the indoor showhome have reopened. They’re additionally providing particular twilight picnics.

You possibly can watch our Edmonton from the College of Alberta Botanical Backyard on Saturdays at 10 a.m., Sundays at 3 p.m. and Mondays at 11 a.m. on CBC TV and CBC Gem.

The Aga Khan Gardens on the College of Alberta are in full bloom. (Adrienne Lamb / CBC)

Searching for a little bit additional incentive to get out and discover? Turns on the market was an incident for him.

The River Valley Alliance is internet hosting its summer season scavenger hunt, which incorporates a few of the finest native prizes. You will get in on the motion by August 26.

The inaugural Pleasure Cup on Saturday on the ICE District Plaza will have fun variety, equality and inclusion by ball hockey, dwell bands, DJs and sports activities. Edmonton Rays will face Calgary Pioneers with a puck drop at 2 p.m.

Jubefest returns to Jubilee in each Calgary and Edmonton on Thursday evening with dwell, native music till at present, August 25. Juno Award-winning musician Garth Prince is beginning issues off with a live performance at 7:30 p.m. Tickets begin at $20.

Musician Garth Prince enjoying a present on the North Alberta Jubilee Auditorium as a part of Jubefest on August 4. (Submitted by the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium)

The Edmonton Kennel Membership is internet hosting its a hundred and tenth Anniversary Present, beginning at present by Sunday, that includes canine exhibits, obedience trails, and extra on the Whitmad Equine Studying Heart.

On Saturdays, the Filipino Meals Fiesta options native eating places and caterers between 10am and 4pm at Gold Bar Park.

The Alberta Craft Council’s characteristic gallery has gone to the birds with a brand new present referred to as Alberda: Put a chicken on it. The exhibition, till 29 October, considers the feathered wildlife of our province by all kinds of featured chicken species, supplies and creative views.

In case you’re after a rustic drive and down dwelling farming expertise, go to Bon Accord Harvest Days with parades, farmers markets, bean bag tournaments, and fireworks. The occasion is freed from cost and runs from Friday to Sunday.



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