Galaxyland Amusement Park, located in West Edmonton Mall, is the world’s largest indoor amusement park and offers space-themed rides for all ages. You’ll get goose bumps deciding which ride to try first.
A nature adventure awaits you in the heart of Edmonton's River Valley. The whole family will love the programs, events and interactive exhibits on display at the John Janzen Nature Centre. At the centre's indoor Teglar Discovery Zone kids up to 10 years of age can climb the birch trees, hang out in the honeycomb bee hive and learn about nature and wildlife through play.
Explore original contemporary and historical art exhibits at the Art Gallery of Alberta in the heart of the city’s arts district. Be sure to check out the Exhibition Highlights tours that provide insight into gallery’s prominent displays. Tours run on Saturdays and Sundays at 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Beautiful mountains, canyons and rivers await on the VIA Rail journey between Vancouver and Jasper. Search for wildlife in Jasper National Park and travel down the spectacular Icefields Parkway, enjoying stops at Columbia Icefield, Athabasca Falls and Crowfoot Glacier, before exploring the picturesque towns of Lake Louise and Banff.
Come out and explore the region's best kept secret and many unique islands. Look for petrified wood, gold or driftwood along the unexplored rocky shoreline. Sit back, relax and watch the river from one of the beautiful sandy beaches, or stay on the boat and float through the heart of our province's capital city. Black Gold River Tours offers five fantastic options, a team building program and special requests for birthdays, anniversaries and film crews.
Get ready to hear the clicking sound of your guide’s counter, because you’ll be reeling fish in all day long! Get Hooked, Edmonton's premier outfitter for guided fishing trips, will take you on a guided river trip, journeying to great fishing holes that are rarely explored. Owner Keith Rae is Alberta's first certified Freshwater Angling Guide, and all Get Hooked guides are experienced and avid anglers, who look forward to helping you reel in a perfect catch. You’ll have one of the best fishing experiences of your life – whether you’re new to the sport or a seasoned pro.
Whether you are looking for a workout or just want to enjoy a leisurely ride, our top of the line Rocky Mountain bikes or MSR Snowshoes Tours allow you to explore over 480 km of trails throughout the river valley. Our very popular guided walking tours offer an informative and entertaining amble through nature. Guided tours run all year long. Enjoy our blooming spring buds, breathtaking lush summer greenery, colourful autumn foliage or our winter wonderland.
Starting and finishing at the Shaw Conference Centre, the Edmonton Marathon takes participants on a route that overlooks Edmonton’s beautiful River Valley and cuts through several of the city’s historic and scenic neighbourhoods.
Experience the wonder of the midway at K-Days, Edmonton’s extravaganza of rides, games, music, food and adventure. The rides and games alone will leave you breathless and wanting more.
Every July, more than 60 international artists fuel a daily juggernaut of 150 zany outdoor performances, when the International Street Performers Festival turns downtown’s Sir Winston Churchill Square into busker central.