Whether March roars in like a lion or tiptoes in like a lamb, it’s sure to bring with it plenty of fun for the whole family! Spring is just around the corner, so don’t miss your last few chances to enjoy all the Winter fun our city has to offer. Read on for our top picks for Family Fun Events in Edmonton in March. Craving more? Use the Family Fun Edmonton calendar to find every event for every day of the month!
Flying Canoë Volant
March 1 – 5, 2022 | Celebrate a long winter’s night with games, entertainment and activities in Edmonton’s French Quarter, walk the colorful illuminated trails in Millcreek Ravine, and check out the canoe races at the Edmonton Ski Club.
Peter Pan Goes Wrong at the Citadel Theatre
March 1 – 20, 2022 | This comical theatre production follows The Cornley University Drama Society as they try to put on J.M. Barrie’s fantastic tale Peter Pan.
Winter Fun with the City of Edmonton Play Rangers
Saturdays in March | Enjoy outdoor fun and adventures every Saturday in River Valley locations throughout the city. Join trained program leaders for exciting activities like kicksled and fort building, snowshoeing, fire building, and hot chocolate by the campfire!
Once Upon an Engineer at TELUS World of Science
March 4 & 5, 2022 | Once Upon An Engineer will take you on a magical journey throughout the exhibits at TELUS World of Science to help storybook characters engineer their way out of trouble!
Cineplex Family Favourites
March 5 & March 19, 2022 | Treat your family to a Saturday morning at the movies and still have money leftover for popcorn, candy and drinks! Enjoy Clifford the Big Red Dog on March 5 or Tom & Jerry on March 19.
Retro Drive-In Movie Charity Event
March 11 & 12, 2022 | Join the University of Alberta Dental Students’ Association for Retro Drive-In Movie fun at their 12th Annual Charity Event! Choose from 4 family friendly movies including Finding Nemo, Back to the Future, Monsters Inc. and Jurassic Park.
Dog Days at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden
March 12 & 13, 2022 | Enjoy a stroll enjoy a stroll through the gardens with your favourite four-legged friend and watch a free demonstration from the talented dogs from Dynamo Dog Sport Allstar Entertainment Group.
St Patricks Day Fun with Sherbrooke Community League
Sunday, March 13, 2022 | Join Puddle of Mud productions for themed fun and activities to celebrate St. Patricks Day! This 2 hour workshop will include games, dress up, dancing, songs and a special craft for the kids to take home.
Science FUNday at the University of Alberta
March 14 – 19, 2022 | Join The Science Fundamentals Foundation of Alberta and U of A Faculty of Science online for an exciting lineup of FREE demos including flying tea bags, giant dry ice bubbles, DNA extraction from strawberries, colour changing lollipops, a Rube Goldberg machine and more!
Symphony for Kids: Machines and Marches
March 27, 2022 | Delight in a selection of magical melodies that include marching toys, ticking clocks and a humming harvester machine. It’s all performed by the biggest musical machine of all – our own Edmonton Symphony Orchestra!
Oil Kings Family Fun Sunday
March 27, 2022 | Cheer on the Oil Kings as they take on the Lethbridge Hurricanes during a special Sunday afternoon game. Watch a little good ol’ hockey and enjoy the Funzone during intermission!
Visit the new Health Zone at TELUS World of Science – Edmonton
Open Wednesday to Sunday | In this all new exhibit guests can explore the human body with hands-on experiences and experiments like seeing and hearing a heartbeat, testing your flexibility or learning about DNA extraction.
Meet a Sloth at the Wildlife Rescue Exhibit at WEM
Daily Throughout March | Interact with some amazing animals while learning more about them from the animal experts from Little Ray’s Nature Centre.
Phi: Featuring the Music of David Bowie
March 31 – April 2, 2022 | Inspired by the music of the late great David Bowie, the Alberta Ballet will perform to a soundtrack of more than 13 monumental compositions that span the legendary songwriter’s entire career.
Jubilations Junior: The Frozen Princess Bride
Saturdays in March | Enjoy a fun-filled afternoon of food, music, and a healthy side of laughter as these two family favourites are brought together in a two act musical production and dining experience everyone will enjoy.
Spring Break March 28 to April 4, 2022 – Book your kids into a Spring Break Camp using our handy guide!
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