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#ExploreEdmonton and all the events and festivals in and around the city.

  • Edmonton Craft Beer Festival

    June 2 - 3 Northlands Edmonton Craft Beer Festival is Edmonton's Premier Food & Beer Festival, showcasing hundreds of premium beers, both domestic and international. The 2017 edition of the Edmonton…
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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 entertainment, art, fashion, sports and family-friendly activities. Old Strathcona and Whyte Avenue…
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  • Indulgence 2017

    June 12 Delta Edmonton South Edmonton’s premier food and wine pairing festival. Indulgence brings together Alberta food producers, Canada’s best VQA wines and local chefs to showcase the creativity and…
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  • The Works Art & Design Festival

    June 22 - July 4 For 13 days every summer, The Works unleashes art & design throughout 1 square kilometer of Edmonton's downtown core . Completely free to the public, the Festival is an extravaganza…
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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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  • ITU World Triathlon Edmonton

    July 28 – 29 Hawrelak Park The 6 th stop of the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Series, Edmonton will play host to triathletes putting their running, biking and swimming to the test. Click Here for more information.…
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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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  • Servus Heritage Festival

    August 5 – 7 Hawrelak Park See the world in a weekend! Taste your way around the globe at Heritage Festival in Hawrelak Park Click Here for more information.
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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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  • Fringe Theatre Festival

    August 17 – 27 Old Strathcona A Midsummer Night’s Fringe! The Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival is celebrating their 36th year from August 17 to 27. Get fringing this summer with 10 full…
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  • Servus Edmonton Marathon

    August 19 – 20 It’s a weekend of activity in Edmonton with the Servus Edmonton Marathon. Participants will be on a route overlooking the Edmonton River Valley and several iconic Edmonton neighbourhoods…
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  • ATB Tour of Alberta

    September 1 – 4 Back for its fifth year, the ATB Tour of Alberta is racing through the city. Watch some of the world’s best cyclist compete for top spot and also take in all the live entertainment, food…
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  • UFC 215

    September 9 Rogers Place The UFC is coming to Edmonton for the first time! Rogers Place will play host to UFC 215 with two title fights: Johnson vs Borg & Nunes vs. Shevchenko! Click Here for more…
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  • FISE World Series Edmonton

    September 15 – 17 Hawrelak Park The best is BMX Freestyle, MTB Slopestyle, BMX Flat and Skateboard are back in Hawrelak Park. The Festival International des Sports Extreme (FISE) World Series takes…
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  • Local Love Pop Up

    September 24 The Enjoy Centre A wedding themed pop up event that showcases unique vendors that don’t necessarily fit the larger themed events as well as brand new companies or the overlooked hidden gems.…
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  • Edmonton Design Week

    September 22 – 30 A week where innovation and collaboration takes over Edmonton. This nine day festivals includes interactive installations, workshops, tours and pop-up parties and exhibitions throughout…
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  • Edmonton International Film Festival

    September 28 – October 7 For all the film buffs out there, the Edmonton International Film Festival (EIFF) is here and there are amazing array of films being shown in downtown Edmonton! Click Here…
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  • LitFest

    October 10 – 22 LitFest is Canada’s Original Nonfiction Festival which celebrates a moveable feast of nonfiction. It is more than just reading books, it is about making real life come off the page. Readers…
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  • Edmonton Comedy Festival

    October 12 – 14 Three days of laugh out loud comedy is coming to six venues across the city for the Edmonton Comedy Festival. This year features comics from across North America performing at various…
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  • Edmonton Oilers

    October 4, 9, 14, 17, 26, 28 Roger's Place The best season of the year is here: Hockey Season! The Edmonton Oilers are back at Rogers Place as they look to continue their success from the previous…
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  • Canadian Finals Rodeo

    November 8 – 12 Northlands Coliseum Watch as the county’s best athletes buck, rope and ride their way to national titles at the Canadian Finals Rodeo from November 8 – 12. Click Here  for more information.…
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  • PBR Global Cup

    November 9 – 10 Rogers Place The world’s best bull riding athletes are coming to Rogers Place! The PBR Global Cup is the ultimate expression of national pride on the international stage as athletes compete…
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  • Edmonton Craft Beer Festival

    June 2 - 3 Northlands Edmonton Craft Beer Festival is Edmonton's Premier Food & Beer Festival,…
  • Edmonton Pride Festival

    June 9 – 18 Old Strathcona The Edmonton Pride Festival is a 10-day event that features pride-filled…
  • Indulgence 2017

    June 12 Delta Edmonton South Edmonton’s premier food and wine pairing festival. Indulgence brings together…
  • The Works Art & Design Festival

    June 22 - July 4 For 13 days every summer, The Works unleashes art & design throughout 1 square…
  • 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…
  • ITU World Triathlon Edmonton

    July 28 – 29 Hawrelak Park The 6 th stop of the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Series, Edmonton will play…
  • K-Days

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

    August 5 – 7 Hawrelak Park See the world in a weekend! Taste your way around the globe at Heritage…
  • Edmonton Folk Music Festival

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

    August 19 – 20 It’s a weekend of activity in Edmonton with the Servus Edmonton Marathon. Participants…
  • Fringe Theatre Festival

    August 17 – 27 Old Strathcona A Midsummer Night’s Fringe! The Edmonton International Fringe Theatre…
  • ATB Tour of Alberta

    September 1 – 4 Back for its fifth year, the ATB Tour of Alberta is racing through the city. Watch…
  • UFC 215

    September 9 Rogers Place The UFC is coming to Edmonton for the first time! Rogers Place will play host…
  • FISE World Series Edmonton

    September 15 – 17 Hawrelak Park The best is BMX Freestyle, MTB Slopestyle, BMX Flat and Skateboard…
  • Local Love Pop Up

    September 24 The Enjoy Centre A wedding themed pop up event that showcases unique vendors that don’t…
  • Edmonton Design Week

    September 22 – 30 A week where innovation and collaboration takes over Edmonton. This nine day festivals…
  • Edmonton International Film Festival

    September 28 – October 7 For all the film buffs out there, the Edmonton International Film Festival…
  • Edmonton Comedy Festival

    October 12 – 14 Three days of laugh out loud comedy is coming to six venues across the city for the…
  • LitFest

    October 10 – 22 LitFest is Canada’s Original Nonfiction Festival which celebrates a moveable feast…
  • Edmonton Oilers

    October 4, 9, 14, 17, 26, 28 Roger's Place The best season of the year is here: Hockey Season! The…
  • Canadian Finals Rodeo

    November 8 – 12 Northlands Coliseum Watch as the county’s best athletes buck, rope and ride their way…
  • PBR Global Cup

    November 9 – 10 Rogers Place The world’s best bull riding athletes are coming to Rogers Place! The…
  • Edmonton Craft Beer Festival

    06/02/2017

    June 2 - 3
    Northlands

    Edmonton Craft Beer Festival is Edmonton's Premier Food & Beer Festival, showcasing hundreds of premium beers, both domestic and international. The 2017 edition of the Edmonton Craft Beer Festival occurring on June 2 and 3 will take over 100,000 sq. ft. of the Edmonton Expo Centre at Northlands and will be full of breweries, distilleries, restaurants and beer loving enthusiasts.

    Click Here for more information.

  • Edmonton Pride Festival

    06/09/2017

    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

  • Indulgence 2017

    06/11/2017

    June 12
    Delta Edmonton South

    Edmonton’s premier food and wine pairing festival. Indulgence brings together Alberta food producers, Canada’s best VQA wines and local chefs to showcase the creativity and taste of regional ingredients. This year our very own Executive Chef Biren will be working with AB Bison Ranch to create a dish that pairs perfectly with a wine from Culmina Winery.

    Indulgence is a volunteer-driven, charitable event in support of the Junior League of Edmonton and the students of the NAIT Culinary Arts Program.

    Click Here for more information.

  • The Works Art & Design Festival

    06/21/2017

    June 22 - July 4

    For 13 days every summer, The Works unleashes art & design throughout 1 square kilometer of Edmonton's downtown core . Completely free to the public, the Festival is an extravaganza of visual art, design and entertainment that attracts artists and patrons from around the globe. 

    Click Here for more information.

  • Street Performers Festival

    07/15/2017

    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

  • ITU World Triathlon Edmonton

    07/28/2017

    July 28 – 29
    Hawrelak Park

    The 6th stop of the 2017 ITU World Triathlon Series, Edmonton will play host to triathletes putting their running, biking and swimming to the test.

    Click Here for more information.

  • Taste of Edmonton

    07/28/2017

    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

    07/29/2017

    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

  • Servus Heritage Festival

    08/06/2017

    August 5 – 7
    Hawrelak Park

    See the world in a weekend! Taste your way around the globe at Heritage Festival in Hawrelak Park

    Click Here for more information.

  • Edmonton Folk Music Festival

    08/12/2017

    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.

  • Servus Edmonton Marathon

    08/19/2017

    August 19 – 20

    It’s a weekend of activity in Edmonton with the Servus Edmonton Marathon. Participants will be on a route overlooking the Edmonton River Valley and several iconic Edmonton neighbourhoods along the way!

    Click Here for more information.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • Fringe Theatre Festival

    08/26/2017

    August 17 – 27
    Old Strathcona

    A Midsummer Night’s Fringe! The Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival is celebrating their 36th year from August 17 to 27. Get fringing this summer with 10 full days of theatre, street performers, live storytelling and of course food!

    Click Here for more information.

  • ATB Tour of Alberta

    09/03/2017

    September 1 – 4

    Back for its fifth year, the ATB Tour of Alberta is racing through the city. Watch some of the world’s best cyclist compete for top spot and also take in all the live entertainment, food and activities going on at the festival.

    Click Here for more information.

  • UFC 215

    09/08/2017

    September 9
    Rogers Place

    The UFC is coming to Edmonton for the first time! Rogers Place will play host to UFC 215 with two title fights: Johnson vs Borg & Nunes vs. Shevchenko!

    Click Here for more information.

  • FISE World Series Edmonton

    09/16/2017

    September 15 – 17
    Hawrelak Park

    The best is BMX Freestyle, MTB Slopestyle, BMX Flat and Skateboard are back in Hawrelak Park. The Festival International des Sports Extreme (FISE) World Series takes place September 15 – 17 and watch as athletes compete with their death-defying tricks in front of a crowd of thousands!

    Click Here for more information.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • Local Love Pop Up

    09/23/2017

    September 24
    The Enjoy Centre

    A wedding themed pop up event that showcases unique vendors that don’t necessarily fit the larger themed events as well as brand new companies or the overlooked hidden gems. This modern pop up wedding show is THE destination for all things bridal in Edmonton.

    Be sure to swing by and say Hi! to our amazing team who will be there to help plan your dream wedding

    Click Here for more information.

  • Edmonton Design Week

    09/29/2017

    September 22 – 30

    A week where innovation and collaboration takes over Edmonton. This nine day festivals includes interactive installations, workshops, tours and pop-up parties and exhibitions throughout Edmonton all focused around design.

    Click Here for more information.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • Edmonton International Film Festival

    10/06/2017

    September 28 – October 7

    For all the film buffs out there, the Edmonton International Film Festival (EIFF) is here and there are amazing array of films being shown in downtown Edmonton!

    Click Here for more information.

  • Edmonton Comedy Festival

    10/13/2017

    October 12 – 14

    Three days of laugh out loud comedy is coming to six venues across the city for the Edmonton Comedy Festival. This year features comics from across North America performing at various venues from October 12 – 14.

    Click Here for more information.

  • LitFest

    10/21/2017

    October 10 – 22

    LitFest is Canada’s Original Nonfiction Festival which celebrates a moveable feast of nonfiction. It is more than just reading books, it is about making real life come off the page. Readers can connect with writers through a series of live events, great conversations and exciting gatherings throughout the 11 days!

    Click Here for more information.

  • Edmonton Oilers

    10/30/2017

    October 4, 9, 14, 17, 26, 28
    Roger's Place

    The best season of the year is here: Hockey Season! The Edmonton Oilers are back at Rogers Place as they look to continue their success from the previous season.

    Grab your blue and orange and make it a night! Check out our Offers page for the perfect game day package.

    *Photo Credit: EEDC

  • Canadian Finals Rodeo

    11/07/2017

    November 8 – 12
    Northlands Coliseum

    Watch as the county’s best athletes buck, rope and ride their way to national titles at the Canadian Finals Rodeo from November 8 – 12.

    Click Here for more information.

  • PBR Global Cup

    11/08/2017

    November 9 – 10
    Rogers Place

    The world’s best bull riding athletes are coming to Rogers Place! The PBR Global Cup is the ultimate expression of national pride on the international stage as athletes compete to be the Toughest Nation on Dirt. Come watch as 5 nations battle to tame the beast!

    Click Here for more information.