Awesome Kid Friendly Activities To Do in Edmonton this Weekend! (August 18-20)

Awesome Kid Friendly Activities To Do in Edmonton this Weekend!


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This week’s weekend round up is presented by Long & McQuade

What have you got planned this weekend? There is a bunch of stuff to keep you happy and busy this Heritage Day Long weekend in the City of Champions. Here are our top picks for Awesome Kid Friendly Activities To Do in Edmonton this Weekend…

 1. Edmonton Fringe Theatre Festival

I find Fringe a little bittersweet, seeing as it marks the beginning of the end of summer. But for the next 10 days, the city is full of zany fun! Check out our guide to Family Friendly Fringe-ing and what to see and do at KidsFringe! until August 27

2. Edmonton Airshow

The Edmonton Airshow is soaring back to the skies above Villenuve. See some rare and very cool planes as well as amazing feats of piloting!  Saturday and Sunday

3. Alberta Open Farm Days

Learn more about the business of agriculture and where our local food is being produced! There are several options around town to take a closer look at farming during Alberta Open Farm Days.  Saturday and Sunday

4. LEGO Weekend

We never met a LEGO we didn’t like (except for those underfoot!) Check out the LEGO themed fun and displays at Millwoods Town Centre. Saturday and Sunday

 5. Latin Festival

Music, dancing and food with a Latin flair are part of the free festival fun at the Edmonton Latin Festival!  Saturday and Sunday

6. Bison Festival

The Bison of the plains have a sad history with a wonderfully happy comeback story! Learn more about the majestic beasts of the prairies at the Bison Festival at Elk Island National Park.

7. St. Albert Fire Services Waterfight

The St. Albert Fire Services are used to working with water, but instead of fighting fires, they will be fighting the community…in an epic water fight! Saturday

But wait…There’s more!

With all these Awesome Kid Friendly Activities To Do in Edmonton this Weekend, the only way you’ll be bored this weekend is if you want to be bored! But there’s more! We’ve compiled 100 great ways to spend your summer days, we’ve got some awesome ideas for a wild time in Calgary, plus bookmark our  events calendar and never miss out on the fun!

Great Giveaways

Congratulations to all our recent contest winners, we hope you enjoy your prizes! If you want to be our next Family Fun Edmonton winner take a look at our The Sound of Music giveaway! Plus we have something fun bouncing your way in the coming weeks!

Did you know you can submit your family-friendly event to us? Fill out the form with your event details, and send us a photo, and we’ll do our best to get your event added to our busy events calendar.

Long & McQuade offer lessons for every age and skill level!

Fall is fast approaching! If you and your family are considering music lessons this year, why not try Long & McQuade? They offer tailored one-on-one lessons as well as group lessons in drum, keyboard, guitar, brass & woodwind, orchestral strings, and voice. Students at Long & McQuade can expect professional instruction, affordable rates, and NO registration fees. Busy parents will love the convenient lesson times almost as much kids will love learning to play in Long & McQuade’s supportive and FUN learning environment. So, why wait? Register today! With two centres located in different parts of the city, choose the one most convenient for you and prepare to embark on the musical journey of a lifetime!

For a complete listing of all the best events around #YEG, click on our calendar, and stay tuned to all the best local family events through our FacebookTwitterInstagram and Pinterest.





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