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Get ready to Jump and Wave at the Cariwest Fest

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Servus Heritage Festival

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Get ready to Jump and Wave at the Cariwest Fest


Cariwest is Edmonton’s most colourful summer festival and parade. Events stretch all weekend long with the costume extravaganza on Friday night, the Costume Parade on Saturday, a children’s parade at 1pm on Sunday, and the Caribbean Village and other festivities happening throughout the weekend!  See the Cariwest website for a full run-down of events. Cariwest […]

5 Awesome, Kid-Friendly Events in Edmonton on Heritage Day Weekend (Aug 1-3)

5 Awesome, Kid-Friendly Events in Edmonton on Heritage Day Weekend (Aug 1-3)

A long weekend smack dab in the middle of summer, I can’t think of a single reason not to love the Heritage Day weekend! Plus there’s a bunch of fun in the Capital—just makes a good thing better! In case you didn’t know, food paid with tickets has fewer calories, so feel free to go […]

Servus Heritage Festival

Servus Heritage Festival Edmonton

Spend your long weekend celebrating all of the culture that makes Edmonton so special at the Servus Heritage Festival. From August 1-3 you can browse over 60 pavilions representing more than 85 cultures from all over the world, and the star of the show: FOOD! This year there are over 600 delicacies to sample! There will be plenty of […]

Free Fringe Fun at Edmonton Fringe Festival KidsFringe


  The world renowned Edmonton Fringe Festival kicks off on August 13. For 2015, Kids’ Fringe is going to be SupercaliFRINGEilistic! The festival will feature great kid-friendly shows of all kinds including puppetry, improv, music, and much more. There will also be plenty of outdoor family fun with face painting, storytelling, yoga, magicians, crafts, and other surprises! […]

7 Awesome, Kid-Friendly Events Happening this Weekend in Edmonton (July 24-26)

Kid-Friendly Events

Are you looking for the awesomest Kid-Friendly Events Happening this Weekend in Edmonton? They’re here! It’s the last weekend to get out the fair fun at K-Days and Taste of Edmonton This is the first year I took the kids to Taste of Edmonton(excluding my first summer as a mom when I brought my 6 month old […]

Edmonton Folk Music Festival

Edmonton Folk Music Festival

  It’s Folk Fest time! The grande dame of festival season is here and will take place from August 6-9. Discover new favourites and revel in headliners; the likes of Of Monsters and Men, Lord Huron and Brandi Carlile,  and many others. Take in the in the intimacy of the small stage shows and workshops during […]

“It Takes a Village” Family Picnic

Family Picnic

    Join Edmonton’s Child Magazine for a family picnic and some fun brought to you by Box Social Event Planning! There will be activities from J’Adore Dance, Sportball Edmonton, sparkle tattoos and even some special guests! Bring a picnic or buy something delicious from the Italian Centre Shop who will be onsite too!  Bring your friends, […]

Movies on the Square

Movies on the Square Winston Churchill Square

Enjoy free outdoor movies in Winston Churchill Square! Family favourite movies will be shown every Tuesday night in August on a giant three-storey inflatable screen. Bring your lawn chairs! Family fun entertainment starts at 7, the movie will begin at dusk. Please note that the events may be cancelled if the weather is not cooperative. Movies on the […]

Disney’s The Lion King: Go See it Already!

Disney's The Lion King presented by Broadway Across Canada

“This is amazing!” the little girl next to me exclaimed breathlessly as a savannah-ful of animals swarmed past, joyfully processing forward to celebrate the birth of The Lion King. Past us float women wrapped in flowing white sheathes that echo the fluttering wings of the birds perched on their arms and headdresses. Theatre etiquette was […]

It’s Christmas in July! Save on Alberta Ballet’s The Nutcracker

Alberta Ballet Nutcracker

  Introduce your family to the ballet with Alberta Ballet’s stunning production of this holiday classic, which features everything from Russian princesses to Rat Kings and a stage full of young dancers to inspire your own kids. Come early to take part in the Sugar Plum Parties, where young ballet fans can meet real-life ballerinas, […]