What to do in Edmonton this weekend with Kids
Muttart Moon Gazing Night
Join us for a special late night viewing of the Museum of the Moon. There will be guided tours throughout the evening. This is an all ages event. Regular admission paid at the door.
Dinosaurs After Dark
Ever wonder what happens after the lights go out at the science centre? Our first evening had such a great response we are hosting a second evening of Dinos After Dark on August 25! First, you’ll watch Night at the Museum on Alberta’s largest screen! Follow Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) on an epic adventure as he tries to contain the chaos that ensues when all the museum animals and artifacts spring to life! Afterwards, you’ll embark on an adventure of your own as you explore our feature exhibition Dinosaurs Unearthed: Down to the Bone in the dark! Bring your flashlight and your bravest friend to join you. This promises to be an unforgettable evening of fun and imagination!
Drive in Movie Night: ET
It’s that time again St. Albert! That time where we say, “THANK YOU” for another awesome year and celebrate with a Drive-In Movie and Night Market loaded with all your favourite local vendors! This year we will be screening the old school classic E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial. *Please note, this is a free event – all you need to do is show up! No tickets required!
Fire Station Open House
There are two fire station open house events happening this weekend, where kids can come into the fire station and explore, learn about the process of fire safety and even climb in a fire truck!
When: Saturday, 12-4
Celebrate Best Friends Day with Indigo Kids
Celebrate National Best Friend day and make your own bracelet in-store at this free event. Find the details by contacting your local Chapters Indigo store. IndigoKids events take place on Saturday mornings, multiple times each month.
When: Saturday, 11 am
Edmonton Fringe Festival
KidsFringe is moving! Follow the dino footprints to find the new KidsFringe location. Based at the Strathcona Community League (10139 – 87 Avenue), KidsFringe is bigger and better than ever – now with 100% more dinosaurs! Our new KidsFringe location also features a dedicated theatre venue just for kids’ shows.
When: All weekend
Outdoor Movie Night: Coco
Outdoor movie night featuring Coco, one of your last chances of the season to get out at an Edmonton outdoor movie! We are hosting another complimentary movie night in The Hills at Charlesworth. Join us for a free screening of Coco (2017) in the Sustainability Plaza. Please bring something to sit on, blankets & bug spray – we’ll bring the popcorn!
What the Truck in the Outfield
summer is wrapping up fast and we’re heading into our last event of 2018! Spend a lazy Sunday afternoon with us and our trucks as we take over RE/MAX Field (formerly known as Edmonton Ballpark). We’ve lined up 14 trucks, including 4 new food trucks*, in the outfields for you. Bring your picnic gear, soak up some rays, and let’s celebrate what’s left of summer with a home run!
Red Panda-Monium at the Valley Zoo
It’s Red Panda-monium at the Edmonton Valley Zoo!!! Come learn all about these cute animals and the challenges they face in the wild! Enjoy Red Panda crafts and games, find out what the zoo is doing to help Red Pandas, and get your face painted like one!