Awesome Kid Friendly Activities To Do in Edmonton this Weekend! (November 23-25)

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Awesome kid friendly activities to do in Edmonton this weekend

Presented by Tuck Everlasting at the Arden Theatre

Weekends don’t get much bigger than this! There is so much for families to do in Edmonton this weekend – from the opening of Tuck Everlasting at the Arden Theatre, to the Grey Cup Festival to the start of a new family Christmas tradition with Glow, there is something for everyone! Don’t miss a minute of the fun with our list of Awesome Kid Friendly Activities To Do in Edmonton This Weekend, November 23-25, 2018!

1. Tuck Everlasting at the Arden Theatre

The St. Albert Children’s Theatre brings the modern children’s classic Tuck Everlasting to life on stage at the Arden Theatre! Catch the performance Friday or Saturday at 7:30 pm, or the Sunday matinee at 2 pm! Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

2. Grey Cup Festival

Whether you attend the game or not, there’s plenty of family-friendly fun to enjoy at the Grey Cup Festival! Check out the Nissan Titan Street Festival, enjoy a pancake breakfast, and of course, don’t miss the Grey Cup parade, followed immediately by Santa’s Parade of LightsFriday, Saturday, Sunday.

3. Glow Edmonton

Be part of the start of a new Christmas tradition in Edmonton! Glow Edmonton features 80,000 square feet of illuminated & interactive indoor holiday magic at the Enjoy Centre. Friday, Saturday.

4. Pet Christmas Photos at Bonnie Doon Centre

Saturday is the one day of the season pet owners can bring their cats or dogs to Bonnie Doon Centre for photo with Santa Claus! Plus, rumour has it there will also be a special guest (Spider Guy!) hanging out with Santa on Friday, too!

5. ESO Symphony for Kids

Meet the orchestra and learn about the sounds each instrument makes in this special Edmonton Symphony Orchestra concert designed just for kids! Saturday.

Awesome Kid Friendly Activities to do in Edmonton This Weekend

6. Community Light-up Events

Edmonton’s neighbours are getting into the Christmas spirit with community light up events! This weekend’s events include Fort Saskatchewan and St. Albert Friday; and Spruce Grove and Devon Saturday.

7. Magic of Lights

Still craving Christmas lights? See dozens of displays that make up the Magic of Lights at Castrol Raceway! Open nightly until January 6. Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

8. Parades!

Everyone loves a parade! You have three great choices this weekend! The aforementioned Grey Cup Parade & Santa’s Parade of Lights, the indoor Santa Claus Parade at Mill Woods Town Centre, or the outdoor Santa Claus Parade in Fort Saskatchewan. Saturday.

9. Christmas in the Heartland

Activities at eight different venues East of Edmonton make up the unique two-day event known as Christmas in the Heartland! Don’t miss the tree lighting and fireworks Saturday night! Saturday, Sunday.

10. Sherwood Park Festival of Trees

Enjoy live entertainment, kids’ crafts, and shopping from local vendors at the Sherwood Park Festival of Trees. Bid on the trees that are there or be inspired for your own holiday decorating! Saturday.

11. Christmas Markets and Craft Shows

Craft Fair season is in full swing and this weekend is chock full of great Christmas Markets and Craft Shows. Check them all out on our Ultimate Guide! Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

12. Movies! 

Kick back in a comfy chair and take a movie break this weekend! Kids 12 and under get in free to the Reel Family Cinema offering at Metro Cinema! This week see Teen Titans Go! To The MoviesSaturday.

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!  Bookmark our events calendar and never miss out on the fun! Like free stuff? Check out our Contests & Giveaways page!

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Awesome Kid Friendly Activities to do in Edmonton This WeekendIt’s a beautiful story that asks a simple, but life-altering question – What if you could live forever? St. Albert Children’s Theatre is bringing the modern classic “Tuck Everlasting” to the stage at the Arden Theatre from November 22 to December 2, 2018. Based on the bestselling novel, “Tuck Everlasting” tells the story of Winnie Foster, who is longing for a fresh start when she encounters a family with a secret – they’ve discovered a source of eternal life. Follow her adventure as she wrestles with this moral dilemma of the highest order. Armed with a reputation for tackling full-bodied musicals with passion, professionalism and creative vision, St. Albert Children’s Theatre rises to the challenge with this best-selling children’s classic. Adapted for the stage by Claudia Shear and Tim Federle, “Tuck Everlasting” features a soaring score from Chris Miller and Nathan Tysen and the SACT creative team holds nothing back in their presentation. Tickets for “Tuck Everlasting” start at just $22, and are on sale now, online and at the Arden Theatre Box Office.

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