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Family Fun September
What’s Happening This Month? Family Fun Events in Edmonton in September!

September is upon us! We’ve found harvest festivals, community league events, outdoor movies, and plenty of activities – indoor and out – that your whole family will love! We’ve picked a mere sampling of the family fun events in Edmonton in September – to see everything this month has to
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Holiday Treats and Sweets
Christmas Treats: Where to Find Sugar & Spice & Everything Nice

I’m certain it’s impossible to think of the holiday season without dreaming of delicious Christmas treats. In our family, we have tried and true recipes that are made almost every year: cut-out cookies (with lots of sprinkles!), homemade fudge, chocolate covered pretzels, peanut butter blossoms, peppermint bark…is your mouth watering
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Edmonton Christmas Event Guide 2020
Family Friendly Christmas Events in Edmonton

Presented by the APEGA Holiday Gift Guide We’ve got the inside scoop on all family friendly Christmas events in Edmonton. Fill up on your yearly dose of Christmas magic, lights and decorations, Santa Sightings, Christmas Movies and more! Family Fun Edmonton is your one-stop shop for your holiday plans. New
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Ultimate Edmonton Ski Guide
Ultimate Guide: Where to Ski in Edmonton

  With a healthy dose of snow on the ground, it’s officially ski season in Edmonton. Sure, heading to the Rockies may be the preferred location for skiing, but when time’s a constraint, there are some great ski options right here in the city. Plus, with 2020 bringing about a
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APEGA gift guide 2020
Gift Smarter with the APEGA Holiday Gift Guide

Gift giving sure can feel complicated and overwhelming during the holidays, especially when buying for children. Not because there is a shortage of options, but because most toys on the market feel like something you’ll end up adding to the donation pile in three months. When looking for gifts for
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Edmonton Santa Sightings
Where to See Santa in Edmonton

His North Pole duties keep him hopping, but Santa still finds plenty of time to visit his young friends in these parts every November and December. Wondering where to see Santa in Edmonton? Look no further than this Family Fun Edmonton Ultimate Guide! Featured Listing: West Edmonton Mall Santa’s selected
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Remembrance Day Ceremonies 2020
Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Edmonton

Edmonton has a rich tradition of honouring military personnel and veterans with a multitude of events on Remembrance Day. Because of Covid, most of the 2020 events have been scaled down significantly to invite-only. However, there are several online streaming options your family can watch. Join one of these streamed
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Family Fun Events in Edmonton November 2020
What’s Happening This Month? Family Fun Events in Edmonton in November

The weather is changing and soon we’ll see snow blanketing the ground. Christmas may be two months away, but the festivities are kicking off this month! With light-ups, parades, markets, and more, there’s so much for your family to do this month. Check out our top picks for Family Fun
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Ultimate guide to Holiday Light Ups and Parades in Edmonton
Kicking off Christmas! Holiday Light Ups and Parades

Immerse yourself in the magic of Christmas this year with these stunning light displays and parades. Keep your eye out for Santa Claus at many events. And be sure to check back often as other events are added to this year’s Family Fun Edmonton Ultimate Guide to Holiday Light Ups
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Edmonton Downtown Dining Week is October 28 - November 8 and some restaurants are offering curbside pickup or delivery!
Yummmm! Edmonton Downtown Dining Week is BACK!

Extended until November 15, 2020! Edmonton Downtown Dining week is back! You know how there have been some upsides to this pandemic like curbside pickup at most stores (Hallelujah to not having to get our kids out of the car to run errands!)? Well, many of the restaurants participating in
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