International Children’s Festival:
Date: May 30-June 4th
Location: St Albert Place Promenade
Time: Tuesday – Friday 9:30 to 3:30pm; Saturday 9 to 5pm; Sunday 11 to 5pm
Cost: Main stage events: $11 each; Site Activities: $3 each
Details: Reconnect with your inner child for a five day immersion into music, magic, theatre, circus, puppetry and just plain fun during the Northern Alberta International Children’s Festival.
Hockey Night in Canada’s Play On!
Date: June 3-June 4
Location: West Edmonton Mall
Details: Be a part of Hockey Night in Canada’s ‘Play On!’, the Guinness Record holder for the world’s largest street hockey tournament. Register to play, or cheer from the sidelines and take in the ultimate street hockey experience in Edmonton. It doesn’t matter if you’ve never played the game of hockey before, or if you are an aspiring NHL superstar. Play On! is a 4 on 4 street hockey tournament that offers recreational and competitive divisions for all. With music playing and everyone enjoying the sunshine, the result is a festival atmosphere where kids can feel like NHL pros, and adults can feel like kids again.
Date: June 3
Location: Various locations around Edmonton
Details: Edmonton will be alive with activity on Saturday, June 3, 2017, as dozens of unique and innovative events spring up around the city for just one day. From street murals and impromptu concerts, to pop-up art installations and lemonade stands, 100in1Day Edmonton is a festival of 100 events that are fun, free and open to the public. Many of the events will be located in and around downtown and Old Strathcona in easy walking distance from each other. Take photos in the pop-up puppet booth or try your luck at carnival games! Fly a kite, join a water balloon fight, or just read sidewalk poetry while strolling walking down Whyte Avenue. Click here for a list of all the events for 2017 and a map of where they are located, so you can make a plan of attack!
Famers’ Day Rodeo and Exhibition
Date: June 2- June 4
Location: Heritage Park
Time: Gates open at 6 pm Friday; 2 pm on Saturday; 1 pm on Sunday, parade: June 3rd, 11 am
Details: The town of Stony Plain and the Stony Plain Kinsmen Club are hosting the Farmers’ Days Rodeo and Exhibition. There is a midway, Kiddie Korral with bounce zone and petting zoo, and a parade, pancake breakfast and General Store. We are getting our yee-haws ready! Please note there is no public parking onsite. See the website for Park and Ride details.
Kidzone at Callingwood Famers Market
Date: June 21
Location: The Marketplace @ Callingwood, 6655 178 St
Details: The Callingwood Farmers’ Market is a great place to visit for local food and unique vendors. On the third Wednesday of each month, it’s even better with a KidsZone activity! Kids love the fun that may include stuff like a bouncy castle or a petting zoo or book swap, plus glitter tattoos and face-painting (additional cost.) When the weather takes a turn for the worse, join them inside the adjacent Professional Building where the fun continues through the winter months.
*Please note this page is updated on a monthly basis*