April showers bring May flowers! Spring is on the horizon and there’s no better time to round up your crew and enjoy the start of a new season with some great family activities! Read on for our top picks for Family Fun Events in Edmonton in April! Craving more? Use the Family Fun Edmonton calendar to find every event for every day of the month!
Roger’s Hometown Hockey Tour
April 1 to 4, 2022 | Get your free tickets online to enjoy the Edmonton stop of this family-friendly festival. Enjoy hockey-related activities, NHL Alumni appearances, live entertainment, immersive augmented reality experiences and more!
Race into RAM for Drive: Reimagining the Ride
All Month Long | See the all new Drive: Reimagining the Ride exhibit at the Royal Alberta Museum, then keep the fun going with one FREE equivalent admission to visit the Reynolds Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin.
Edmonton Spring & Easter Markets
All Month Long | Shop local to fill those Easter baskets and find something delicious to add to your Easter meal. You may even run into a special fluffy guest out filling up his own Easter basket!
2022 Ultimate Easter Events Guide
Various Dates | Find fun Easter themed events and activities throughout the month. It’s all on our 2022 Ultimate Easter Events Guide!
Cineplex Family Favourites
Saturdays in April | Treat your family to a Saturday morning at the movies and still have money leftover for popcorn, candy and drinks! Enjoy The Spongebob Movie: Sponge On The Run, The Addams Family 2 or Hop!
Edmonton Oil Kings Family Fun SUNdays
Sunday, April 3, 2022 | Cheer on the Oil Kings as they face off against the Red Deer Rebels. This family friendly matinee game also features a Kidzone with bouncy castles and obstacle courses, a hockey shootout challenge, video games, face painting, and balloon artists!
Shumka on Tour
April 7 & 8, 2022 | Enjoy the athleticism and artistry of Shumka on Tour at the Northern Alberta Auditorium. The word Shumka means “whirlwind” and perfectly encaptures the energetic and emotional spirit of this Ukrainian Canadian style of dance.
Monday, April 11, 2022 | The thunderous rhythm of some of the fastest taps in the world will take over the Northern Alberta Jubilee Stage for this special one-night performance. Experience a magical combination of contemporary Irish Dance and grand illusions during with Celtic Illusion.
Escape the ordinary with Masters of Illusion
Thursday, April 14, 2022 | Witness jaw-dropping grand illusions live and in person with some of the world’s most unique performers. America’s largest touring magic show, Masters of Illusion has been seen by over 100 million viewers on the CW network.
A Night for Ukraine
Tuesday, April 19, 2022 | Watch as Edmonton’s most renowned Ukrainian dance companies all come together on stage for the first time for this evening of solidarity dedicated to raising funds for the Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal. Everyone is welcome to this celebration of the Ukrainian people and culture!
Celebrate John Williams’ Greatest Hits with the ESO
April 21 to 24, 2022 | Spend an evening at the symphony listening to all your favourites from Star Wars, E.T., Harry Potter, Jaws, Jurassic Park, Schindler’s List and more!
Have a Dino-mite Time at Jurassic Quest
April 29 to May 1, 2022 | Jurassic Quest is bringing its exhibition of over 80 different lifesize, moving, museum-quality dinosaurs back to Edmonton’s EXPO Centre! Visitors can dig fossils, ride a T Rex (among others), explore science stations, check out real fossils and more.
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