Events

Exciting Things to do in Edmonton, Alberta

#ExploreEdmonton and the year-round entertainment, festivals and events in the city.

  • Edmonton Pride Festival

    June 9 – 18 Old Strathcona The Edmonton Pride Festival is a 10-day event that features pride-filled entertainment, art, fashion, sports and family-friendly activities.  Old Strathcona  and Whyte Avenue…
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  • Blues on Whyte Block Party

    June 30 – July 2 Whyte Avenue The annual Blues on Whyte Block Party is back for its 6 th year! Celebrate the Canada Day weekend in Old Strathcona and Whyte Ave for an epic party that includes nine bands…
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  • Sand on Whyte

    June 30 – July 8 CP Rail Land Check out the amazing work of Canadian sand carving artists as they create sand carving magic that tells our Canada 150 story! Click Here for more information.
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  • Whyte Avenue Art Walk

    July 7 – 9 Whyte Avenue Take a walk through the hearts and minds of artists! For three days, Whyte Avenue will be host to a grand promenade of outdoor art studio and galleries. See over 450 visual artists…
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  • Street Performers Festival

    July 7 – 16 Sir Winston Churchill Square For ten lively days in July, the Edmonton International Street Performers Festival brings together artists of all kinds from acrobats and tightrope walkers to…
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  • Taste of Edmonton

    July 20 – 29 Sir Winston Churchill Square Taste of Edmonton is a foodie’s dream with all of the city’s best food and drink gathering together in Churchill Square! Head to the heart of downtown Edmonton…
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  • K-Days

    July 21 – 30 Northlands Edmonton’s biggest summer festival is back at Northlands for 10 days of thrilling rides, deep fried everything and amazing live entertainment! This midway and exhibition is a…
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  • Edmonton Folk Music Festival

    August 10 – 13 Gallagher Park What has become a summer staple in Edmonton. Think about relaxing on a grassy slope listening to some of the greatest artists and bands from all around the globe with the…
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  • Edmonton Pride Festival

    June 9 – 18 Old Strathcona The Edmonton Pride Festival is a 10-day event that features pride-filled…
  • Blues on Whyte Block Party

    June 30 – July 2 Whyte Avenue The annual Blues on Whyte Block Party is back for its 6 th year! Celebrate…
  • Sand on Whyte

    June 30 – July 8 CP Rail Land Check out the amazing work of Canadian sand carving artists as they create…
  • Whyte Avenue Art Walk

    July 7 – 9 Whyte Avenue Take a walk through the hearts and minds of artists! For three days, Whyte…
  • Street Performers Festival

    July 7 – 16 Sir Winston Churchill Square For ten lively days in July, the Edmonton International Street…
  • Taste of Edmonton

    July 20 – 29 Sir Winston Churchill Square Taste of Edmonton is a foodie’s dream with all of the city’s…
  • K-Days

    July 21 – 30 Northlands Edmonton’s biggest summer festival is back at Northlands for 10 days of thrilling…
  • Edmonton Folk Music Festival

    August 10 – 13 Gallagher Park What has become a summer staple in Edmonton. Think about relaxing on…
  • Edmonton Pride Festival

    09/06/2017

    June 9 – 18
    Old Strathcona

    The Edmonton Pride Festival is a 10-day event that features pride-filled entertainment, art, fashion, sports and family-friendly activities. Old Strathcona and Whyte Avenue will be host to the Edmonton Pride Festival and Pride Parade on June 10!

    Click Here for more information.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • Blues on Whyte Block Party

    29/06/2017

    June 30 – July 2
    Whyte Avenue

    The annual Blues on Whyte Block Party is back for its 6th year! Celebrate the Canada Day weekend in Old Strathcona and Whyte Ave for an epic party that includes nine bands on three stages, six food trucks and 40 different vendors.

    Click Here for more information.

  • Sand on Whyte

    30/06/2017

    June 30 – July 8
    CP Rail Land

    Check out the amazing work of Canadian sand carving artists as they create sand carving magic that tells our Canada 150 story!

    Click Here for more information.

  • Whyte Avenue Art Walk

    07/07/2017

    July 7 – 9
    Whyte Avenue

    Take a walk through the hearts and minds of artists! For three days, Whyte Avenue will be host to a grand promenade of outdoor art studio and galleries. See over 450 visual artists showcase their work throughout Old Strathcona and Whyte Avenue.

    Click Here for more information.

  • Street Performers Festival

    15/07/2017

    July 7 – 16
    Sir Winston Churchill Square

    For ten lively days in July, the Edmonton International Street Performers Festival brings together artists of all kinds from acrobats and tightrope walkers to puppeteers and comedians. Come down to Churchill Square as there will be live performances all day long!

    Click Here for more information.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • Taste of Edmonton

    28/07/2017

    July 20 – 29
    Sir Winston Churchill Square

    Taste of Edmonton is a foodie’s dream with all of the city’s best food and drink gathering together in Churchill Square! Head to the heart of downtown Edmonton this summer for great food and drink with some amazing musical acts throughout the day!

    Click Here for more information.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • K-Days

    29/07/2017

    July 21 – 30
    Northlands

    Edmonton’s biggest summer festival is back at Northlands for 10 days of thrilling rides, deep fried everything and amazing live entertainment! This midway and exhibition is a must every summer in Edmonton.

    Click Here for more information.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • Edmonton Folk Music Festival

    12/08/2017

    August 10 – 13
    Gallagher Park

    What has become a summer staple in Edmonton. Think about relaxing on a grassy slope listening to some of the greatest artists and bands from all around the globe with the city skyline as your backdrop. It’s a music festival like no other!

    Click Here for more information.