We are getting ready for a beautiful weekend in Edmonton and if you are looking for something to do with the family, look no further! We’ve rounded up all of the great events and activities happening this weekend and you can find them right here:
K-Days is back again and it is just as exciting as ever! K-Days offers the full fair experience with a variety of entertainment for the whole family, rides, fair food and so much more!
When: July 21 to 30
Taste of Edmonton
The Taste of Edmonton has been putting picnics to shame for 33 years, be sure to stop in and taste a culinary creation or two before its over!
When: July 20 to 29
Where: Churchill Square
Cost: $60 for 40 tickets | $30 for 20 tickets | $15 for 10 tickets | $7.50 for 5 tickets
For the month of July, your children can attend a craft making workshop at Micheals Canada – each week features a different craft and this weekend it will be Summer Planters. Find the details here.
When: July 29 | 30 min sessions from 10 am to 12 pm
Where: Various Locations
Cineplex Family Favorites
Did you know that every Saturday there is a “Family Favorites” movie showing at various Cineplex Theatres; this week features Monster Trucks.
When: July 29 |11 am
Where: Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Cinemas Sherwood Park | Cineplex Odeon Windermere Cinemas and VIP
Tiger Tails is an event where you can play some Tiger games, watch the tigers’ tails swish, and learn all about these wonderful cats! Make a tiger craft, get your face painted like a tiger, and learn about what you can do to help save tigers as well as other endangered animals!
When: July 30 | 12 pm to 4 pm
Where: Edmonton Valley Zoo
Cost: regular Admission Applies
Reel Family Cinema
Metro Cinema invites you to enjoy the film, The Gold Rush with the whole family as part of their Reel Family Cinema series.
When: July 30 | 2 pm
Where: 8712 109 ST NW
Cost: Childern 12 and under: FREE | Adults, regular admission applies
Edmonton Public Library
The Edmonton Public Library offers a variety of activities suitable for the whole family at each branch but they also have extra special activities happening daily and you can find what is happening near you here.
Where: All locations (Edmonton)
John Walter Museum
Take a step back in time and see how John Walter (and the Strathcona community of Walterdale) lived from 1875 to 1920!
When: July 30 | 1 pm to 4 pm
Where: Kinsmen Park
Kid’s Day at the Movies
If you’re looking to take the Kids out on a Sunday, why not head to Landmark Cinemas. Every Sunday they offer a special Kid’s package that includes popcorn, drink, candy and admission for one low price.
When: July 30
Where: Edmonton City Centre + Spruce Grove
CP Canada 150 Train
The CP Canada 150 Train is rolling through Edmonton to connect people from all generations; the activities include: viewing the Heritage Train, live entertainment, family friendly activities, treats and more!
When: July 31 | 5 pm to 8 pm
Where: 7935 Gateway Blvd NW
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