Nothing but sunshine this weekend! If you are going to be in Edmonton and you are looking for something to do other than hit the spray park or pool, check out these family friendly activities! AND don’t forget the sunscreen; click here for the best sunscreens to use on kids.
SurfSet Mini Mixer
Join us for a free SurfSet Class (Space is very limited, registration required) for a our June Mini Mixer!
When: June 26 | 11 am
Where: The Surf Studio
Fun at EPL
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)
Find a full list of Farmers’ Markets HERE!
The Freewill Shakespeare Festival
The Freewill Shakespeare Festival presents As You Like It and Coriolanus in Edmonton’s river valley;
When: June 23rd to July 19th
Where: Heritage Amphitheatre, Hawrelak Park
Cost: General $30 | Students $20 | Festival Pass $50 | Children under 10 are FREE
Summer Kickoff Party
Enjoy games, activities and snacks at the Summer Kickoff Party presented by the Forest Terrace Heights Community.
When: June 26th
Where: Mary Finlay Park (10150-80 St)
Family Favorites at Cineplex
This weekend the Family Favorites movie is Popeye.
When: Saturday, June 27 | 11 am
Where: Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton | Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton | Galaxy Cinemas Sherwood Park | Cineplex Odeon Windermere and VIP
Kids Running for Kids
The first annual Kids Running for Kids 5k and 2.5k Run/Walk is a fundraising event organized by Sportball Edmonton, for the Stollery Children’s Hospital Foundation, 100% of the registration fee is being donated to their Neurosurgery Kids Fund. There will be activities for the kids after the run/walk as well!
When: June 28th | Starting at 10 am, Race at 11 am
Where: Rundle Park
Cost: Registration is $25 per person
Family Fun Festival
The Dominelli School of Music presents their Family Fun Festival; enjoy live entertainment, sensory bins, activities and more!
When: June 28th | 10 am to 5 pm
Where: Castledowns Spray Park/Playground
Pets in the Park
Learn about foster animals from Hart at Pets in the Park; there will be activities, face painting and more!
When: June 28th | 9 am to 4 pm
Where: Hawrelak Park
Reel Family Cinema
Metro Cinema offers a “Reel Family Cinema” presentation of E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial this week!
When: June 28th | 4 pm
Where: Metro Cinema
Cost: Adults: Regular Admission applies | Children 12 and under: FREE
Look Out Edmonton: The Great Flood of 1915
Enjoy food, games and activities to celebrate 100 years since the Great Flood in Edmonton.
When: June 28th | 1 to 4 pm
Where: John Walter Museum