Axehole hosts people like you for axe and/or knife throwing adventures! Axehole is Edmonton’s first indoor and outdoor (mobile) axe throwing facility and is locally owned. And it is the only company that use real spruce logs as targets, to ensure an authentic experience. Licensed, serving cold beers/coolers/ciders (strict house rules apply).
Located in Borden Park, Borden Natural Swimming Pool is Canada’s first public, man-made, natural swimming pool and offers swimmers a unique, chemical-free swimming experience. A great family pool, it is surrounded by sand and plenty of lounge space with umbrellas, making it a perfect destination to enjoy a summer day. As no chemicals are used to disinfect the water, the guidelines of the pool are different from other outdoor pools.
The Society of Northern Alberta Print-Artists (SNAP) is one of Canada’s premier centres for research and innovation in printmaking. Each year, they present up to 14 exhibitions between their two public gallery spaces, as well as special projects and community collaborations in their Jasper Avenue Window Showcase. SNAP exhibits traditional printmaking practices as well as works that challenge the viewer’s expectations of the medium. The Main Gallery features contemporary work by local, national and international artists at all stages of their careers. The Community Gallery features new works and projects by local emerging artists in the greater Edmonton and Alberta region.
Enjoy the beauty of the outdoors with the comforts of a sturdy shelter and a comfy bed. Miquelon Park offers four fully-furnished yurts - insulated, round, tent-like structures mounted on a wooden deck. These units are completely equipped for your convenience and enjoyment with dishes, cooking utensils, a fridge and freezer, queen over queen bunk bed and double futon, dining furniture, your own BBQ and deck chairs, a private fire pit, one free bag of firewood! These units are in high demand and book up quickly so make you reservation early.
Varscona Hotel is an elegant, old world boutique hotel providing guests with comfort in contemporary European-style surroundings. Casual sophistication and warm hospitality make Varscona one of Edmonton's top hotel destinations for discerning leisure and business travelers alike.
Located across from City Centre Airport, the Chateau Louis is a 140 room full service hotel with free-standing Conference Centre. Variety of specialty rooms include: Family, Jacuzzi and Fully Accessible rooms.
This package includes return VIA Rail transportation from Edmonton to Jasper, 4 nights of accommodation in Jasper, Marmot Basin ski pass or a snow shoeing adventure, dog sledding adventure, and ice walk in Maligne Canyon.
Add a little hoppy, frothy goodness to your stay as you are taken on a journey through Edmonton’s thriving craft beer scene. Discover how passionate tap pullers and a thirst for good beer quickly evolved into a local liquid obsession. Open year round. Mention "TravelAlberta" to secure discount.
Fish the historic Athabasca River for exciting Northern Pike and Walleye action, with great opportunities to catch that trophy fish of a lifetime. While cruising along the majestic Athabasca river, view the abundance of wildlife on its shores. Price is for 2 guests for 2 nights.
Canoeheads has been running its popular canoe rental/shuttle service on the North Saskatchewan River since 1996. They provide a fun, inexpensive and hassle-free adventure for couples, families and tour groups. They offer a peaceful day trip from Devon to Laurier Park in Edmonton or a two-day camping/canoeing trip from the Genesee Bridge to Edmonton, as well as three and four day trips from Berrymore Bridge and Drayton Valley for those looking for up to 30 hours on the water. Trips include canoe, paddles, safety gear and shuttle, with overnight trips including camp set-up as well. If you want to add a little jet boat excitement, Canoeheads will connect you with Klondike Jet Boat Tours or build a jet boat/canoe adventure day for you.
The Bow River is an angler's paradise. This fishing guide service, and fly fishing school will give the edge you need to catch the big ones.
Get a taste of Edmonton while working up an appetite. Food Bike Tour serves up exploration and exercise with a side of delicious. Indulge in fine local foods and beverages while touring on a bike around the city. This casual Food Bike Tour will take around six hours to complete, with cycling distances of around 30 minutes per each stop. Along the way, you’ll enjoy different samples of meals from four to six different locations.
Visionary Entertainment is bringing Renaissance Venice to Edmonton. The Venetian Carnival is an annual Christmas Party being held at the Edmonton EXPO Centre. It is designed for everyone who isn't organizing their own Christmas Party, but still wants to have fun with employees or friends this holiday season. It is complete with cocktails, dinner, Top Hat Advisory V.I.P. table auction and venetian-style entertainment. The doors open at 5:30PM, cocktails will be served at 6:00PM and a three course dinner will be served at 7PM. At 8:00PM the entertainment and activities will begin! The Venetian Carnival will feature a live performance by one of Edmonton's most engaging and entertaining bands, Uptown! The Venetian Carnival is being held in support of the Canadian Mental Health Association of Edmonton and their mission to build healthy and resilient communities.
K-Days is the experience you’re looking for—there for the taking, just a ticket away. It’s the wonder of the midway, the glow of the past, the promise of the future, the joy of the present. K-Days is Edmonton’s annual summer fair with hundreds of thousands of guests passing through the K-Days gates each year. K-Days is so much more than a fair experience —it’s a midway and over 522,000 square feet of indoor entertainment space including eight halls of excitement. Produced and hosted by Northlands, K-Days is held on nearly 160 acres of fun!
Based on the Brothers Grimm folk tale, Edmonton Opera's deliciously dark production of Hansel & Gretel takes you deep into the woods with a charmingly curious brother-sister duo. This German classic features Engelbert Humperdinck’s sumptuous score and richly woven characters that will satisfy all your operatic cravings! Tickets to Hansel & Gretel are now available from $29. For prices on seasonal tickets or special pricing please visit their website. Featuring the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra and sung in English with projected lyrics.