October at last! From giving thanks to tricks and treats, this is a month full of opportunities for family fun and memory making! Want to know what’s happening this month? Read on for our top picks for Family Fun Events in Edmonton in October! Craving more? Use the Family Fun Edmonton calendar to find every event for every day of the month!
Rocks, Fossils and Gems, oh my!
Do you have a rock enthusiast in your family? The Edmonton Rock N’ Gem Show (October 8-11) is happening in person, while the APEGA Rock & Fossil Clinic (October 17) is happening virtually!
We’ve Outgrown It Sale (October 17)
While most of these sales were cancelled for 2020, the Edmonton Twin & Triplet Club is moving ahead with theirs. Don’t miss out on sweet deals for gently used gear, clothing, toys and more!
New IMAX Adventure Film (opening October 22)
The new feature film, Out of Bounds, follows Olympian Torah Bright on a journey through the world’s longest chain of mountain ranges. Take the whole family to enjoy this big screen experience!
Gateway to the Stars at Elk Island Park (weekends until October 24)
Crisp, cool fall evenings are perfect for stargazing! Register in advance, then head out of the city to Elk Island Park for one of the best night sky views around!
Edmonton Ghost Tours (various dates) – This one’s for the families with older kiddos (12+) or maybe just for parents. Just in time for Halloween, Edmonton Ghost Tours is back with its annual Ghostly Walk Through Old Strathcona.
Holiday Markets and Craft Shows (various dates)
Craft show season has begun and there are several great ones to check out in October! Shop local and support small to keep our economy growing.
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Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.