What’s not to love about June? Great weather, the official start of summer and of course the end of the school year! June is also jam-packed with great activities all over the city. We’ve picked a mere sampling of the family fun events in Edmonton in June – to see everything this month has to offer, head over to the Family Fun Edmonton calendar!
International Children’s Festival of the Arts
June 2-5 | It is, hands down, the best week to be a kid in the capital region! Enjoy shows, performers, workshops and so much FUN at the annual International Children’s Festival of the Arts in St. Albert.
SCA Eagles Theatre presents The Sound of Music
June 2-5 | This June 2-5, you can watch The Sound of Music come to life on stage through the top-notch talents of SCA Eagles Theatre. These shows are always more then worth the amazingly affordable ticket price!
Celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with FREE Museum Admission
June 3-5 | Enjoy FREE Admission to the Royal Alberta Museum, or take a road trip out to the Reynolds-Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin or the Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village just East of Edmonton.
Good Ol’ Lawn Fun (G.O.L.F.) Pop-Up Minigolf
June 2-26 | Come see the design and artistry behind each the 12 artist-created holes in this exhibition as you the play through a fun and challenging round of mini golf!
Fort Saskatchewan Family Festival and Return of the Sheep
June 4 | Visit Fort Saskatchewan as that community welcomes the return of their living lawnmowers on June 4, and offers families an afternoon full of entertainment and activities.
CUB Cinema: Drive-In Movies Supporting the Stollery
June 4 | Pack up the kiddos & some snacks and drive on over to the Edmonton EXPO Centre for fun filled afternoon or night at the movies! Choose to watch The Princess Bride, School of Rock or Clueless.
InspiHER Conference for Girls
June 4 | Momentum Health & Wellness invites girls aged 8 to 12 to a wellness event just for them that includes yoga, physical activity, journaling, crafts, nature walks and more.
Imagine Monet: The Immersive Exhibit
Opens June 9 | See over 200 impressionist artworks by Claude Monet like never before with Imagine Monet: The Immersive Exhibit at the Edmonton Expo Centre. Exhibit runs until September 5, 2022.
Fun Under the Big Top with the Royal Canadian International Circus
June 9-19 | See daring stunts, thrilling performers, astonishing tricks all in one EPIC show under the iconic red and yellow Circus tent outside West Edmonton Mall. Remember to use the code FAMILYFUNEDMONTON when booking to receive 2 for 1 pricing on your general admission tickets!
Laser Stranger Things at the TELUS World of Science
Fridays & Saturdays | Celebrate the return of the popular Netflix series with this 60 minute laser display set to popular ’80’s music showing in the Zeidler Dome.
Free Outdoor Music & Movement Class with Mini MozArts
Saturdays in June | Join Ms. Tamara in Glastonbury Park on Saturday mornings throughout the month for a fun and interactive music and movement class for preschoolers.
Symphony for Kids
June 12 | The Edmonton Symphony Orchestra’s Symphony for Kids at the Winspear Centre is the perfect way to introduce the magic of the symphony to youngsters! Check out The Carnival of the Animals on June 12.
Friday Fun Skate at Leduc Rec Centre
June 17 | The school year is just about finished! Come enjoy a fun and relaxing skate before final exams and year end wrap-up.
Edmonton Dragon Boat Racing Club Open House & BBQ
June 18 | During this free and family-friendly event all ages can learn about the sport of dragon boat and go for a paddle down the North Saskatchewan River!
Enjoy a FREE Breakfast on the Dairy Farm
June 18 | Register for your ticket to enjoy a free farm fresh breakfast and learn what life is like at the El Shaddai Dairy Farm in Leduc County.
Martin Deerline Day of Play
June 18 | Learn about life on the farm through fun hands-on activities like bean planting, pretend cow milking, tractor wagon rides, crafts and at the West Edmonton Martin Deerline dealership.
UP on the Square Summer Celebration
June 18 | This free, family-friendly event in Churchill Square features live music and performances, activities for the kids, SNAP print demonstrations, and on-site food trucks.
Grease is the Word with Edmonton Musical Theatre
June 23-26 | Edmonton Musical Theatre is thrilled to present their first-ever show Grease at the Westbury Theatre. Come enjoy all the music and nostalgia!
Alberta Circus Arts Festival 2022
June 23-26 | Hosted by Edmonton’s own Firefly Theatre and Circus, local audiences can look forward to world-class Canadian contemporary circus on an intimate scale.
Broadway Across Canada Presents Hamilton
June 21 – July 10 | Don’t miss your chance to see the award winning Broadway hit Hamilton at the Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium.
2022 Festivals, Carnivals & Fairs
All Month | We count at least 7 fabulous midways you can hit in and around the city this month! Don’t miss a minute of the fun with our handy guide!
Nature Connects Exhibit at the Edmonton Valley Zoo
All Month | Come explore the Zoo and discover the 13 large-scale animal sculptures made entirely of Lego.
All Month | Want to spice up your usual playground routine? Check out some of the amazing parks in and around the city that we’ve reviewed.
Love seeing the Family Fun Events in Edmonton in June, but want MORE? Keep tabs on everything happening in #YEG with our calendar, and stay tuned to all the best local family events through our Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest.