Here we are again, a jam packed-full-of-fun weekend with great activities for the whole family!
Callingwood Cars & Coffee
The Marketplace at Callingwood and Bulger Insurance invite you to enjoy a coffee, snacks and a variety of cars.
When: July 8 | 6 to 8 pm
Where: Corner of 69 Ave & 178 Street
Spend some time fishing with the family on this lovely weekend even if you don’t have a fishing license! Keep in mind rules and regulations still apply; find all the details here.
When: July 9 + 10
Where: Anywhere in Alberta
Street Performers Festival
Artists from around the world come to Edmonton to perform in the street for a one-of-a-kind, Street Performers Festival. This year features outdoor shows, kids world, Toupe De Jour and more!
When: July 8 to 17
Where: Sir Winston Churchill Square
Cost: Free to attend, however donations are appreciated
Water Features & Spray Parks
All of the Water Features and Spray Parks in and around Edmonton are open for the season! Find a full list of them here!
Meet Me in McCauley Market
Meet Me in McCauley Market is a special event that showcases the great neighbourhood of McCauley; activities include: bouncy castles, face painting, workshops, performances and so much more!
When: July 9 | 10 am to 4 pm
Where: 96 Street from 107A Avenue to 108 Avenue
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)
The Edmonton Japanese Community Association invite you to their Summer Festival; an opportunity to enjoy games, demonstrations, festival food and more!
When: July 9 | 3 pm to 8 pm
Where: Edmonton Japanese Centre and Argyl Park
John Walter Museum
Venture back in time with a visit to the John Walter Museum; enjoy a guided tour of the home that started it all as well as hand on activities.
When: July 9 | 1 to 4 pm
Where: John Walter Museum
ORBIS Sports “PLAY Festival”
ORBIS Sports invites you to enjoy their “PLAY Festival”; “a day full of bubble games, bouncy castles, magic shows, live music and an open jam”.
When: July 9 | 12 to 4 pm
Cost: $10 Single Pass | $30 All Day Pass | $75 Family Pass
Reel Family Cinema
The Metro Cinema offers a family movie on a regular basis, this weekend’s ‘Reel Family Cinema’ features: Shrek.
When: July 9 | 2 pm
Where: Metro Cinema
Cost: Regular admission applies to adults | Children 12 and under are FREE
Kids’ Tennis – Drop In
Join Tennis Alberta and Edmonton Little Aces for an afternoon of Tennis fun! There will be pros at the event to run drills and give tips.
When: July 9| 2 to 4 pm
Where: Coronation Park Tennis Court
Mainstreet Cruisers Show & Shine
Mainstreet Cruisers is welcoming you to enjoy their annual charity Show & Shine; an opportunity to appreciate various types of vehicles.
When: July 10 | 10 am to 4 pm
Where: SW Parking lot of Millwoods Town Centre
Cost: FREE for Spectators
Farmers’ Markets are a great way to get out of the house and get some shopping done! Find a full list of Farmers’ Markets in Edmonton and area here.
Save Our Sea Ice
As an ambassador for Polar Bears International, the Edmonton Valley Zoo is inviting you to help them fight against climate change. There will be crafts, science experiments, activities and knowledge!
When: July 10 | 12 pm to 4 pm
Where: Edmonton Valley Zoo
Cost: Regular Admission Applies
Have a great weekend!
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