What to do this weekend in Edmonton

feb 12

With this gorgeous weather there is no shortage of things to do in Edmonton this weekend (February 12 to 14). If you aren’t planning a walk, an impromptu playground stop or a visit to your favorite restaurant, you can choose from this great list of what to do this weekend in Edmonton:

Silver Skate Festival

The Silver Skate Festival is Edmonton’s longest running outdoor festival and it has a lot to offer! There will be snow sculptures, winter sports, horse drawn wagon rides, life performances, and so much more. You can find the full schedule of events here.

When: February 12 to 21
Where: Hawrelak Park
Cost: FREE, however donations are appreciated and can be made via this link.

Little Valentine’s

The Menchie’s location in Spruce Grove is offering a special day for your little Valentine!

When: February 12 | 1 to 3 pm
Where: Menchies,  Spruce Grove
Cost: Varies

Ice Castles

Visit the Ice Castles while they are here; this spectacular display is one you won’t want to miss! Keep in mind it might not be around much longer, the weather has just been too warm for this gorgeous display.

When: Now, until it lasts
Where: Hawrelak Park
Cost: Tickets are available here

Disney’s Little Mermaid

Strathcona Christian Academy proudly presents Disney’s Little Mermaid Live; in addition to the performance your little ones will have an opportunity to meet a Princess (or two).

When: February 9 to 12
Where: 1011 Cloverbar Road, Sherwood Park
Cost: Varies, tickets available here

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.

When: Ongoing
Where: Various locations (Edmonton)
Cost: FREE

Family Fishing Weekend

On Family Fishing Weekend anyone is able to go fishing without a fishing license; on open bodies of water (not in National Parks). You are required to follow all fishing regulations and you can find all the details here.

When: February 13 to 15
Where: Various locations
Cost: FREE

SnoMo Days

SnoMo Days is an Alberta Winter Festival dedicated to supporting motorized and non-motorized winter leisure sports and family orientated winter leisure activities. You can find the full schedule of activities here.

When: February 13 to 15
Where: Alberta Beach
Cost: Varies

Reel Family Cinema

The Metro Cinema offers a family movie on a regular basis, this weekend’s ‘Reel Family Cinema’ features: The Princess Bride.

When: February 13th | 2 pm
Where: Metro Cinema
Cost: Regular admission applies to adults | Children 12 and under are FREE

Hearts & Crafts

Enjoy a Valentine’s Day inspired story and activity featuring Kid Made Modern Smarts & Crafts Case; find all the details here.

When: February 13th | 11 am to 12 pm
Where: All Indigo and Chapters Locations
Cost: FREE

Family Favorites Cineplex

Did you know that every Saturday there is a “Family Favorites” movie showing at various Cineplex Theatres; this week features Hotel Transylvania 2.

When: February 13th | 11 am
Where: Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Cinemas Sherwood Park | Cineplex Odeon Windemere Cinemas and VIP
Cost: $2.99

Lunar New Year Celebration

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey and enjoy the tradition of the dragon, lions and firecrackers.

When: February 14 | 12 to 3 pm
Where: China Town (97 Street + 107 Ave)
Cost: FREE

Bobs & Lolo

Treat your little ones to a special treat this Valentine’s Day; Bobs & Lolo will be performing at the Arden Theatre!

When: February 14 | 11 am
Where: Arden Theatre, St. Albert
Cost: Tickets $18 | Children under 2: FREE

Swing ‘n’ Skate

Swing ‘n’ Skate features live music (swing, jazz and big band) in City Hall which will be projected outside for skaters to enjoy!

When: February 14 | 1 to 5 pm
Where: City Hall
Cost: FREE, please note free skate rentals are available on a first come, first served basis

Family Day Fun

Find a full list of what to do in Edmonton on Family Day here!

Have a great weekend!





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