Canada Day 2015: Where to celebrate in Edmonton
Still figuring out what to do this Canada Day? Here's our handy cheat sheet (arranged by city quadrant) to help you plan your holiday.
All ETS routes will be operating on a Sunday schedule throughout the day; the LRT will run at 10-minute intervals from 10 a.m. to end of service
- CBC Hosts Mark Connolly and Adrienne Pan, along with members of the CBC team, will be on site from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- The Canada Day Road Race will take off at 7 a.m.
Celebrations will include three performance areas, roving performers, cultural exhibits and kid-friendly activities across the grounds from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
- Loads of child-friendly activities, arts and crafts have been planned from noon to 4 p.m.
- The Works Art & Design Festival will wrap up with a full day of music and activity in Churchill Square
- Admission to the gallery, family-friendly art activities and the exhibits is free from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Live music, crafts and facepainting are planned from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- The Weyburn Beavers will take on the Edmonton Prospects in a special tailgate party-themed game at 7:05 p.m.
- Family dance and celebrations will run from 6:30 to 11:30 p.m.
- A dynamic bridge lights and fireworks display will be accompanied by a soundscape of Edmonton music simulcast on CKUA radio at 11 p.m.
- Staff will launch 31 rockets from the centre's front yard at 1:45 p.m.
- Dino games will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m.
- Ride the rails and learn Canada's history hands-on from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- England will take on Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup Semi Final at 5 p.m.
- The Boyle McCauley Community League is hosting a barbecue from noon to 4 p.m.
- The Chinatown Night Market will set up shot along Harbin Road from 1 to 10 p.m.
- Entrance and equipment rentals will be half price all day for the centre's drop-in day
- The Cosmo Summer Band will perform an outdoor concert from 4 to 5 p.m. in the bandshell
- Celebrate the zoo's 56th birthday and Lucy's 40th from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Celebrate Dominion Day with a parade, toast to the Queen and other activities from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- The Freewill Shakespeare players will perform As You Like It at 5 p.m.
- Child-friendly activities are planned from 1 p.m. to 5:45 p.m. in Mill Woods Park
- Musicians and dancers will perform on the mainstage from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.
- Fireworks are at 11 p.m.
- An evening of music, crafts, cake and dancing has been planned for the Four Seasons Park from 6 to 11 p.m.
- Games, snacks, crafts and water games will happen in Centennial Park from 12:30 to 3 p.m.
- The Devonian Botanic Garden will have music and cake from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Admission is free to all of Canada's National Parks on Wednesday
- A special flag raising and cake service will happen at noon
- Events run from 8 a.m. to 10:45 p.m. in and around Legacy Park
- The day's events will include a pancake breakfast, outdoor concert, wagon rides, a family carnival and fireworks at the Leduc Recreation Centre.
- Activities run from 7:30 a.m. to 11 p.m.
- The Canada Parade will start at 10 a.m., with events planned at Broadmoor Lake Park from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
- Activities are scheduled at Jubilee Park from 9 a.m. to 11 p.m.
- St. Albert is dedicating its Canada Day festivities to the RCMP, and has moved its location to Rotary and Riel Recreation Parks
- The day will start with a pancake breakfast at 9 a.m. and end with fireworks at 11 p.m. in Mission Hill
- St. Albert's historic sites will also open their doors from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Head to Heritage Park for a citizenship ceremony, art walk, Kid Zone and live entertainment from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- Download the Strathcona County Canada Day App for up-to-date event details
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