With another gorgeous weekend upon us there are so many great things to do in our lovely city! Find a full list of things to do in Edmonton and area this weekend below:
The Freewill Shakespeare Festival
The Freewill Shakespeare Festival presents Romeo and Juliet and Love’s Labour’s Lost in Edmonton’s river valley again this year!
When: June 21 to July 17
Where: Heritage Amphitheatre, Hawrelak Park
Cost: General $30 | Students $20 | Festival Pass $50 | Children under 10 are FREE
Callingwood Cars & Coffee Meet Up
If you are a car enthusaist looking to show off your wheels or just check out some cool rides, this is the event for you! Find all the details here.
When: June 24 | 6 pm to 8 pm
Where: The Marketplace at Callingwood
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!
Day of Play
Martin Deerline invites you to enjoy their annual Day of Play which is fun for the whole family! There will be bouncy castles, pedal tractor course, wagon rides and more.
When: June 25 | 10 am to 2 pm
Where: 17104 118 Ave
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)
Family Favorites Cineplex
Did you know that every Saturday there is a “Family Favorites” movie showing at various Cineplex Theatres; this week features E. T. : The Extra Terrestrial.
When: June 25 | 11 am
Where: Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Cinemas Sherwood Park
Reel Family Cinema
The Metro Cinema offers a family movie on a regular basis, this weekend’s ‘Reel Family Cinema’ features: The Secret World of Arrietty.
When: June 25 | 2 pm
Where: Metro Cinema
Cost: Regular admission applies to adults | Children 12 and under are FREE
Racing for a Cure Show & Shine
Racing for a Cure Show & Shine is hosted along with the much anticipated Racing for a Cure 5. The Show & Shine is open to anyone who would like to enter (entry fee is $20).
When: June 25 | 9 am to 4 pm
Where: 99 Ave + 108 Street
Cost: Spectators are FREE
Fire Station Open House
Fire Station 4 is opening their doors and welcoming you to meet with your local fire prevention officers, and staff from the Office of Emergency Management.
When: June 25 | 12 to 4 pm
Where: 10949 156 Street
RMHCNA Block Party
The Ronald McDonald House Charity of Nothern Alberta proudly invites you to their annual Block Party where you can enjoy family activities, live entertainment, games, food and more! Find all the details here.
When: June 26 | 11 am to 7 pm
Where: 7726 107 St NW
Children’s Art Exhibition
The Hanul Arts School proudly presents their 3rd Annual Children’s Art Exhibition, an opportunity for you and your little ones to enjoy 100 pieces of art, created by children aged 2 to 12.
When: June 26 | 10 am to 5 pm
Where: Edmonton Valley Zoo
3rd Annual 5 KM Superhero Fun Run/Walk
The Annual 5 KM Superhero Fun Run/Walk is celebrating everyday heroes with the help of The Running Room and invites you to grab your cape and runners to join them for this great event.
When: June 26 | 9 am
Where: Emily Murphy Park
Cost: $45 Registration, proceeds are going to Inner City Youth
The Walterdale Tea Party
Celebrate Annie Walter’s birthday with a tea party! The afternoon will include: Tea, Snacks, Historical Games, Live Music and more!
When: June 26 | 1 pm to 4 pm
Where: John Walter Museum
Have a great weekend!
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