The long weekend is upon us and the weather is supposed to be nice and warm, with the Outdoor Pools and Spray Parks opening up – the timing couldn’t be better! So if you are staying in town, you can take advantage of these great activities for the family or enjoy a picnic at your favorite park:
Snow Valley Aerial Park
The Snow Valley Aerial Park is opening this weekend! If you are looking for an adventure, this is it. Find the details here!
Where: 119 Whitemud Dr NW
Cost: $46 Adults | $41 Youth | $31 Junior | $26 Kids (Kid Course)
Enjoy some fun indoors this weekend with the MayDaze Indoor Carnival!
When: May 18 to 22
Where: Millwoods Town Centre
Cost: Wristbands available
If the weather holds out all of the Spray Parks and Outdoor pools in Edmonton and surrounding areas will be opening this weekend!
This month, Micheals Canada stores invite your little ones to participate in an interactive workshop and this weekend features: Family Terrarium.
When: May 20| 10 am to 12 pm
Where: Various Micheals Locations
Alberta Railway Museum
The Alberta Railway Museum is opening for the season and there will be train rides for the whole family!
When: May 20 to 22
Where: 24215 – 34 St. Edmonton
Cost: $7 Adults | $3.50 Children | Toddlers (3 and under) are FREE
Fort Edmonton Park Season Opener
Fort Edmonton Park is celebrating their season opener this weekend, take a stroll back in time and enjoy some vintage entertainment!
When: May 20 to 22
Where: Fort Edmonton Park
Cost: Regular Admission Applies
Edmonton Public Library
The Edmonton Public Library offers a variety of activities suitable for the whole family at each branch but they also have extra special activities happening daily and you can find what is happening near you here.
Where: All locations (Edmonton)
Cineplex Family Favorites
Did you know that every Saturday there is a “Family Favorites” movie showing at various Cineplex Theatres; this week features: Storks.
When: May 20 | 11 am
Where: Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas | Cineplex Cinemas Sherwood Park | Cineplex Odeon Windermere Cinemas and VIP
Reel Family Cinema
Metro Cinema invites you to enjoy a movie with the whole family for a special price; this week features The Lego Batman Movie.
When: May 20| 2 pm
Where: 8712 109 St
Cost: Adults: Regular Admission Applies | Children 12 and under: FREE
Kid’s Day at the Movies
If you’re looking to take the Kids out on a Sunday, why not head to Landmark Cinemas. Every Sunday they offer a special Kid’s package that includes popcorn, drink, candy and admission for one low price.
When: May 21
Where: Edmonton City Centre + Spruce Grove
John Walter Museum
Take a step back in time and see how John Walter (and the Strathcona community of Walterdale) lived from 1875 to 1920!
When: May 21 | 1 pm to 4 pm
Where: Kinsmen Park
Celebration of Spring
Take in one of Alberta’s largest Ukrainian dance extravaganzas featuring numerous dance groups of all ages from across Alberta. Meanwhile, in the historical village, families can visit with costumed role players and celebrate spring on the farm with a full day of authentic activities. Find all the details here!
When: May 22
Where: Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village
Cost: $15 Adults | FREE for children under 6 | OR $40 Family
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