Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Edmonton



It’s important for kids to know about the service and sacrifices made during wartime, and every day by our military personnel. A Remembrance Day ceremony is a sombre, poignant way to teach kids what Remembrance Day is all about. Here is where you can take part in Veteran’s Week Events and Remembrance Day Ceremonies in Edmonton.


Lest We Forget: A Musical Tribute

Join the Cosmopolitan Music Society for a tribute to those who served and are serving in the military. The evening starts with a silent auction followed by a concert, featuring stirring marches and popular wartime songs. Tickets are $25, available from local Legion halls, the Cosmopolitan Music Society and Tix on the Square.


When: November 4, 2017
Time: silent auction: 6:30 pm; concert 7:30 pm
Where: Winspear Centre
Address: #4 Churchill Square

No Stone Left Alone

On November 6th, there will be No Stone Left Alone. Students from junior high schools, soldiers, and other members of the community will mark Remembrance Day by placing 10,000 poppies, one on each and every soldier’s headstone in the Fields of Honour throughout the City of Edmonton and area. The main event is at the Beechmount Cemetery, with simultaneous smaller ceremonies at many of the local cemeteries.


When: November 6, 2017
Time: 10:30 am-11:30 am
Where: Beechmount Cemetery
Address: 12420 – 104 Street, Edmonton AB

Beverly Memorial Cenotaph Remembrance Day Service

Join in the 9:30 am service (11907-47 Street) before parading to the Cenotaph at 10:20 am. The ceremony at the Cenotaph will commence at 10:50 am. All are welcome to join for a time of remembrance and reflection.


When: November 11, 2017
Time: 9:30 am-11:30 am
Where: Beverly Memorial Cenotaph Park
Address: 118 Avenue & 40 Street, Edmonton AB

City Hall Remembrance Day Celebration

The City Hall Remembrance Day Ceremony will be lead by the Commanding Officer of The Loyal Edmonton Regiment  on November 11. His Worship, Mayor Don Iveson will also be in attendance. Following the service, there will be an outdoor procession to the City Hall cenotaph, where wreaths will be laid. Seating in the City Room will start at 9:45am and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Seating must be completed no later than 10:10am. Spectators are asked to be in place by 10:50 am for the wreath laying ceremony outside.


When: November 11, 2017
Time: 10:15 am-11:30 am
Where: Edmonton City Hall
Address: 10025 102A Avenue, Edmonton AB

City of Edmonton Butterdome Remembrance Day Service

Join the City of Edmonton at the Butterdome Remembrance Day Service paying tribute to those who have served our country. This annual indoor service is traditionally hosted by Alberta’s Lieutenant Governor, and is open to everyone. Guests are asked to be in their seats by 10:00 am.


When: November 11, 2017
Time: 10 am-12 pm
Where: Butterdome at Van Vliet Centre, University of Alberta
Address: 89 Avenue and 112 Street, Edmonton AB

West Edmonton Mall Remembrance Day Service

The Jasper Place Legion (#255) will be holding their annual Remembrance Day Service at West Edmonton Mall to honour those who have served and those who have fallen. The service will be held at the Mayfield Toyota Ice Palace. 


When: Nov. 11th, 2017
Time: 10am-12pm
Where: West Edmonton Mall Ice Palace
Address: 8882 170 St.

Kingsway Legion Remembrance Day Ceremonies

Observe Remembrance Day at the Kingsway Legion. There will be a parade, music and prayers to remember and reflect on the lost and the fallen.


When: November 11, 2016
Time: 10:30 am (doors at 10 am)
Where: RCL Kingsway Branch No. 175
Address: 14339 50th St NW, Edmonton AB

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