Day Trips

Wibit at Sylvan Lake Opens Soon!
Get Ready to Wibit at Sylvan Lake Aqua Splash

One of central Alberta’s favourite lakes is ready to add to the summer fun with the new addition of the Wibit Sylvan Lake Aqua Park! The aqua park will feature interlocking inflatable modules and is the first of its kind in Alberta! The Wibit inflatables are one of the hottest trends
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Five ways to have an Artful weekend in Edmonton

Who says once you have children, you can’t take in the arts? Festival City, aka Edmonton, has so many great cultural spaces and places for families. Whether you like sampling a rainbow of macaron flavours, a creating art in a major gallery or staying in an arty, design-focused hotel Edmonton
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Métis Crossing Interpretive Tour
Experience Indigenous Culture at Métis Crossing

Experience and connect with Indigenous culture at Métis Crossing, Alberta’s first major Métis cultural interpretive destination! Only 1.5 hours from Edmonton, they offer a variety of activities and experiences that provide an engaging educational environment for all ages. For the summer of 2020, Meet the Métis Experience tours are running
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Granary Road Park Adventure
Play & Learn at Granary Road Park (Reduced Admission All Summer!)

Fun for toddlers and teens alike, Granary Road boasts 36 acres of fun and adventure at their Play & Learn Park. It is a 3.5 hour drive from Edmonton, but totally worth it! There are 11 different interactive exhibits to explore, which gives you plenty to do for a full
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where to Snowshoe and Cross Country ski in Edmonton
Where to Snowshoe and Cross Country Ski in Edmonton: The Ultimate Guide!

Looking for some fresh, frosty family fun? Get outside and get a great workout with a couple of the season’s best activities – and keep this Family Fun Edmonton Ultimate Guide handy: Where to Snowshoe and Cross Country Ski in Edmonton and area. North Borden Park Address: 11239-79 Street Cross
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7 Ways to Walk on the Wild Side in Calgary

What kind of thrill seeker are you? Whether you are interested in watching wild animals at the Calgary Zoo or taking a wild ride at Calaway Park, there are plenty of ways to walk on the wild side in Calgary. And just for you, we’ve collected seven of our favourites!
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oTENTiks at Elk Island National Park

My four year old stands on the sturdy Muskoka chairs ringing the (unlit!) campfire and shouts “I love you nature!” Not to be out done, the seven year old performs a jumping high kick and channels his inner rock god with a screechy “Thank you ELK ISLAND!” Thankfully there are
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Four Awesome Places for Date Night With Kids in Edmonton

Setting aside some special one-on-one time with your child is so important because it gives your child an opportunity to have his/her mom or dad all to themselves. Giving your children undivided and positive attention, whether they are three years old or in their teens, is one of the best
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Art Gallery of Alberta Free Admission Evenings are the perfect chance to visit the gorgeous AGA! Explore the galleries on Tuesdays and Wednesday evenings
It’s almost Back to School Time! Here are Some Great Edmonton Field Trips!

If you are looking for an exciting Edmonton field trip opportunity for your class, you’ll have no shortage of options in the Capital region. Here are just a few of the places where your students will learn something new while creating lasting memories with their peers: The Art Gallery of Alberta:
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48 Hours of Fun in Sylvan Lake

Yes you can make a vacation out of a weekend getaway! Here’s how to make the most with only 48 Hours of Fun in Sylvan Lake. For parents with memories of carefree good times at the sleepy lakeside town, Sylvan Lake holds some pleasant family fun surprises. Don’t get me
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