Through educational programs, exhibitions, tours, festivals and special projects, Alberta Council for the Ukrainian Arts (ACUA) promotes growth and provides support to the artists of Ukrainian heritage living in Alberta. Located in the heart of Edmonton’s Strathearn community, the ACUA Art Gallery & Artisan Boutique features unique and original works of art, craft, books and music from Canada and abroad.
Foote Field, located on the University of Alberta’s South Campus, is a multi-use sport training and competition facility designed for football, track and field and soccer. Foote Field is the home of the University of Alberta’s high-performance sport teams, the Golden Bears and Pandas, in track and field, football, soccer and rugby. The facility plays host to regional, provincial, national and international sport organizations and competitions in addition to grassroots community programming. The facility features a four-lane 140 metre sprint track and an eight-lane 400 metre track surface; pole vault and high jump areas; throwing areas for javelin, shot put, hammer throw and discus; an artificial turf field with seating for 3,500 (the field is enclosed by an air-supported dome from December through April); sand-based natural grass field with seating for 1,500 and four natural grass fields for rugby, soccer or football.
Fringe Theatre provides a unique, evolving Edmonton experience, commonly known as 'fringing'. And, fringing is for everyone! It is an opportunity to get swept up in an international artistic force. It is a starting point, a journey, and a celebration - and it unites us all. At Fringe Theatre, there are opportunities for everyone to celebrate the culture of the community through theatre arts. Whether it's the Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival, Chinook Series, or productions from the Fringe Theatre Season, the house is fringing all year long.
Relax at the Peavine Inn & Suites High Prairie! Situated just 20 minutes from the shores of the Lesser Slave Lake the Peavine Inn and Suites has something for everyone. Our hotel is designed for ultimate guest comfort with our 88 deluxe rooms and suites. Each room comes standard with deluxe linens, luxurious pillow top mattress, spacious work desk with high speed internet, cable television, iron & ironing boards, hair dryer, in room coffee and a mini fridge.
Kitchen suites * Complimentary cola * Full R.V. hook-ups with cable * Three Executive rooms
Explore the city of Edmonton, discover the amazing spectacle of Maligne Canyon, take a sleigh ride by the picturesque Lake Louise and hear stories of Banff's indigenous people on this independent journey.
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.
Helicopter tours and charter services throughout the central Alberta region including west to the Rocky Mountains. Edmonton Helicopter Tours offers city tours, aerial photography or VIP Transportation. Also offered are river valley tours, heli-picnics or fly-in to B&B accommodation and weddings.
Add a little hoppy, frothy goodness to your stay. Alberta Craft Tours takes guests on a journey through the local thriving craft beer, spirits and cocktail scene. Discover how passionate tap pullers and a thirst for locally made drinks quickly evolved into a local liquid obsession. As we take you through a journey of Alberta's craft scene, you will sample a variety of custom drinks, each with their own unique, local story. Bottoms up!
Silver Skate Festival is a 10-day, family-oriented festival running February 8-18, 2019 in Edmonton's scenic river valley. Rooted in Dutch winter traditions, the festival combines sport (especially skating), arts and culture, and recreation. Celebrating its 29th anniversary in 2019, the Silver Skate Festival is the longest running winter festival in Edmonton. Over the years, it has grown in leaps and bounds, from a small skating event to a large-scale, winter extravaganza.Each year, the festival transforms Hawrelak Park into a winter wonderland with fun for the entire family. Here, you'll discover breathtaking snow sculpture, winter sports, and horse-drawn sleighs carrying families through the park. Sit in a Cree Winter Camp and cook bannock over an open fire. Compete in the Winter triathlon or speed skating events. Take in live music and theatrical performances with your friends and loved ones. The festival activities are as diverse as the people who call the Northern community home.
Edmonton Opera's historic new production of Verdi's masterpiece combines spectacle, passion, and thrilling music to tell the story of Violetta, a famous Parisian courtesan who is consumed both by love and a life-threatening illness. Don't miss the opera that inspired the blockbuster film Moulin Rouge! Featuring the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and sung in Italian with projected English translation.
For over 40 years, Northlands has hosted Farmfair International, one of Canada's top agricultural shows, where thousands of guests come to the Edmonton EXPO Centre. Visitors are entertained, educated and engaged with beefed-up purebred and commercial cattle shows, world class equine sales, competitions, and clinics. Guests can enjoy a wide variety of western excitement, including stock dog trials, the Heritage Ranch Rodeo and more. In the RAM Country Marketplace visitors can find anything and everything uniquely western, leather goods, saddles, apparel, home decor, food and art. This unique exhibit also showcases the Western Art Gallery, livestock trailers and agriculture-related equipment and machinery.