Cheapies & Freebies

Having kids can get expensive but having fun with kids does not have to be. Many of the other pages include activities that can be done for free but this page is dedicated for those special deals that come along every once in awhile. Please note that these deals are subject to change without notice. We encourage you to call the facility before you head out on your fun activities!

Ice Grooves City Hall Plaza
Ice Grooves at City Hall Plaza

Hit the City Hall Plaza ice this winter to skate along to live DJ’s during Ice Grooves! Skate and dance along to the music every Friday and Saturday night from 7 pm to 9 pm. Don’t have your own skates? Enjoy free skate rentals during the event. January Ice Grooves
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Active Families Snowshoeing Event
Active Families Snowshoeing Event

Let Active Families take care of the planning for this fun day out snowshoeing on January 15, 2022. Register your family to spend a fun afternoon outdoors at the spectacular Clifford E Lee Sanctuary. Bundle up and get ready to explore nature in a fun and adventurous way! Registration for
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Kids Eat Free Edmonton
Where Kids Eat Free in Edmonton – 2022 UPDATE!

Anything that bills itself as family friendly is good to us, and the family friendliest of all is “kids eat free.” All of these promotions stipulate that the free child’s meal offer is with the purchase of an adult’s meal. Please call ahead to ensure the promotion is still going
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Books2Buy Online Book Sale
Books2Buy Online Book Sale

Edmonton Public Libraries has reimagined their ever popular Books2Buy sale with an online book sale! Stock up on reading material to cozy up with and get you through our cold winter days and nights. Each $20 grab bag includes a variety of 10 themed books (a mix of hardcover and
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Dinner with Julie Kids Cooking Camp
Dinner with Julie Cooking Camp – Free Online Class

Unleash your kids in the kitchen and keep them busy all week long with the help of the Dinner with Julie Online Cooking Camp for Kids. Follow along live each day from January 3 to 7 as Calgary’s own food expert and cookbook author Julie Van Rosendaal guides kids of
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Free Skate Strathcona County
FREE Recreational Skate with Strathcona County

Get out and get active this January with FREE recreational skate times courtesy of Strathcona County. There are several options this month to hit the ice with the family at absolutely no cost to you! Most Strathcona County recreation centres are just a short drive from Edmonton and offer top
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Manitoba Museum Pyjama Days at Home
Pyjama Days at Home with the Manitoba Museum

Take a visit all the way to the Manitoba Museum this winter break without having to leave the comfort of your own home! During Pyjama Days at Home, visitors from across the country are invited to join in virtually for a host of virtual gallery tours, science demonstrations and astronomy
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Winter Play Day Strathcona County
Winter Play Day in Sherwood Park

It’s the snowy edition of Everybody Gets to Play Day! Bundle up and get in on the action at Winter Play Day in Sherwood Park. On Thursday, December 23 between 1 pm and 4 pm, be at Emerald Hills Regional Park. Take a skate on the skating pathway and snap
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St Albert Children's Theatre Countdown 2 Christmas
St Albert Children’s Theatre Countdown 2 Christmas

Enjoy festive theatre performances from the comfort of your own home as St Albert Children’s Theatre presents their Countdown 2 Christmas. In honour of their 40 year anniversary, SACT has invited troupe members past and present to participate in a virtual cabaret series that spreads joy and holiday cheer. Watch
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District Whyte Mural Map
Marvel at the District Whyte Murals

Did you know the buildings down Whyte Avenue play home to over 60 different outdoor wall murals? Some of them are up front and center, while others require more of a hunt to discover and enjoy. Wander along 82 Avenue, up side streets and down the back lanes to find
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