The weekend is here again and there are so many wonderful things to do in Edmonton this weekend! Whether you want to bundle up and head outdoors or enjoy the comfort of inside, there is a little something for everyone. Keep reading for more ideas:
Family Movie Night
Introduce your little ones to a Disney classic: Pinocchio.
When: February 24 | Starting at 6:30 pm
Where: Inglewood Community League
The Ice Castles are back and bigger than ever; this makes for a great family activity or for a night out for Mom and Dad.
When: February 24 to 26 | 6 pm to 10 pm on Friday/Saturday + 6 pm to 9 pm on Sunday
Where: Hawrelak Park
Cost: General Admission: $16.95 online or $20 at the door | Children: $12.95 online or $15 at the door | Toddlers (3 and under): FREE
Family Game Day
Play Your Game with Hasbro Gaming Family Favourites.
When: February 25 | Starting at 11 am
Where: Chapters/Indigo Locations
Family Spring Paint Event
Celebrate spring by painting a birdhouse or clay pot with a cute fingerprint design. Buy the clay pot or birdhouse and the rest of your supplies are free.
When: February 25 | 1 pm to 3 pm
Where: Micheals Canada Locations
Free Winter Carnival
Enjoy some free family fun outdoors with skating, snowshoeing, bannock making, kicksledding, carnival games and more!
When: February 25 | 1 pm to 3 pm
Where: West Jasper – Sherwood Community League
Cineplex Family Favorites
Did you know that every Saturday there is a “Family Favorites” movie showing at various Cineplex Theatres; this week features: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows.
When: February 25 | 11 am
Where: Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Cinemas Sherwood Park | Cineplex Odeon Windermere Cinemas and VIP
Reel Family Cinema
Metro Cinema invites you to enjoy a film that is captivating to the whole family, this week they are showing: How to Train your Dragon as part of their Science in the Cinema series.
When: February 25 | 1 pm
Where: Metro Cinema
Cost: Free admission and Free small popcorn
Edmonton Public Library
Every week the Edmonton Public Library offers a variety of activities suitable for the whole family at each branch; you can find what is happening near you here.
Where: Various locations (Edmonton)
Take a stroll through the past at Fort Edmonton Park and enjoy a scrumptious brunch with your fam jam! After you’re done eating you are free to explore the park.
When: February 26 | 10:30 + 11:00 + 11:30 + 12:00 + 12:30
Where: Fort Edmonton Park
Cost: $36 Adults | $23 Youth | Free for Children under 4
Bubble Guppies Live
Put on your water-wings and jump into a swimsational adventure! The Bubble Guppies are getting ready to rock n’ roll with some totally fin-tastic tunes, but when a special band member goes missing, the show can’t go on! With a little help from Mr. Grouper and giggly little fish, Molly, Gil, and the whole gang embark on an adventure as they search every corner of their underwater world for their missing friend! Find tickets here!
When: February 26 | 1 pm
Where: Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
Cost: $29.50 per ticket
Family Nature Night
Family Nature Night returns with special presenters Wayne Oakes, and the Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute. Learn about winter birds, animal tracks, and how to find signs of wildlife in the snow.
When: February 26 | 1 pm to 3 pm
Where: Alfred H. Savage Centre
Swing and Skate
Grab your skates and enjoy the beautiful weather this weekend, all while listening to live entertainment! There will be skate rentals available on a first come, first served basis.
When: February 26 | 1 pm to 4 pm
Where: City Hall
Have a great weekend!
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