edmonton Events

New Habitat for Humanity Carter Place Build in South Edmonton

Jul 9 - Jul 14 Habitat for Humanity has started a new build! Located in South East Edmonton, this site will be part of the upcoming Carter Work Project in July 2017. This location will have 58 homes upon completion. Individuals and groups are welcome. Shifts are daily from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Tuesday through Saturday. All volunteers receive an onsite safety orientation and training. No minimum number of shifts required. Beginners are welcome!

Habitat for Humanity has started a new build! Located in South East Edmonton, this site will be part of the upcoming Carter Work Project in July 2017. This location will have 58 homes upon completion. Individuals and groups are welcome. Shifts are daily from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm, Tuesday through Saturday. All volunteers receive an onsite safety orientation and training. No minimum number of shifts required. Beginners are welcome! Full details 

Edmonton Water Conservation Dinner and Auction

May 17 From its inception over 30 years ago, The Edmonton Water Conservation Dinner & Auction has attracted Edmonton’s conservation-minded business and social communities. This event has become widely recognized for providing an outstanding range of exciting services, fine art, fantastic trips and eclectic merchandise. Thanks to the tremendous support provided by our donors, our guests enjoy themselves immensely while contributing to Canada’s leading water conservation organization.

From its inception over 30 years ago, The Edmonton Water Conservation Dinner & Auction has attracted Edmonton’s conservation-minded business and social communities. This event has become widely recognized for providing an outstanding range of exciting services, fine art, fantastic trips and eclectic merchandise. Thanks to the tremendous support provided by our donors, our guests enjoy themselves immensely while contributing to Canada’s leading water conservation organization. Full details 

WINGS’ 22nd Annual Mother’s Day Tea

May 13 Bring Mom to our 22nd Annual Mother's Day Tea! Guests have the chance to win some amazing prize packages in our raffle while enjoying a lovely high tea! There will also be a mom who has 'graduated' WINGS' program speak about her experiences. Seanna Collins will once again be our wonderful emcee. All proceeds to WINGS' programming!

Bring Mom to our 22nd Annual Mother’s Day Tea! Guests have the chance to win some amazing prize packages in our raffle while enjoying a lovely high tea! There will also be a mom who has ‘graduated’ WINGS’ program speak about her experiences. Seanna Collins will once again be our wonderful emcee. All proceeds to WINGS’ programming! Full details 

Get Ready in the Park

May 13

Edmonton’s resiliency relies on all of us doing our parts. So join Edmonton’s emergency management community at this free, one-day, outdoor, family-friendly event to: – Become personally prepared for any emergency for up to one week – Find out about crime prevention and community safety – Find out what’s underground so you can dig safely – Learn how to prevent flooding in your home – Develop your home fire escape plan – And much, much more…. Our theme this year is ‘Shelter-in-Place’. Full details 

Mother’s Day Walk

May 7 Register (free), collect pledges, SAVE A LIFE! – Join the Breast Cancer Society of Canada and cleo at Emily Murphy Park on Sunday May 7, 2017, at 12 p.m. for the annual Mother’s Day Walk. Raise funds for grandmothers, mothers, sisters, aunts and other loved ones affected by breast cancer at the family-friendly, 5K fundraiser walk/run. The Breast Cancer Society of Canada is proud to host this exciting, pink-powered event supporting breast cancer research in Canada. With the support and partnership of cleo, the annual walk has blossomed into a national event raising in excess of $1.5 million. Visit www.MothersDayWalk.ca to register online or call 1-800-567-8767 to register by phone. Collect pledges for lifesaving breast cancer research on your online individual fundraising page or by pledge sheet. Check out the great incentives for participants who meet tiered fundraising goals. Funding Life-Saving Breast Cancer Research Since 1991!

Register (free), collect pledges, SAVE A LIFE! – Join the Breast Cancer Society of Canada and cleo at Emily Murphy Park on Sunday May 7, 2017, at 12 p.m. for the annual Mother’s Day Walk. Raise funds for grandmothers, mothers, sisters, aunts and other loved ones affected by breast cancer at the family-friendly, 5K fundraiser walk/run. The Breast Cancer Society of Canada is proud to host this exciting, pink-powered event supporting breast cancer research in Canada. With the support and partnership of cleo, the annual walk has blossomed into a national event raising in excess of $1.5 million. Visit http://www.MothersDayWalk.ca to register online or call 1-800-567-8767 to register by phone. Collect pledges for lifesaving breast cancer research on your online individual fundraising page or by pledge sheet. Check out the great incentives for participants who meet tiered fundraising goals. Funding Life-Saving Breast Cancer Research Since 1991! Full details 

OTS Technical Meeting Dinner and Discussion

Apr 13 Today is critical time to discuss oil and gas in Canada-Our choices today on energy transmission infrastructure will determine how we will compete as a country to shape the world's energy future. With bold thinking, innovation, shared commitment, and leadership- Canada's pipelines can advance ! join us to discuss some of 2017's hottest topics on pipeline infrastructure, technologies, safety advances, innovations and engineering.

Today is critical time to discuss oil and gas in Canada-Our choices today on energy transmission infrastructure will determine how we will compete as a country to shape the world’s energy future. With bold thinking, innovation, shared commitment, and leadership- Canada’s pipelines can advance ! join us to discuss some of 2017’s hottest topics on pipeline infrastructure, technologies, safety advances, innovations and engineering. Full details 

OTS Technical Meeting Dinner and Discussion

Apr 13 Today is a critical time to discuss oil and gas in Canada- Our choices today on energy transmission infrastructure will determine how we will compete as a country shape the world's energy future. With bold thinking , innovation, shared commitment and leadership - Canada's pipelines can advance! Join us to discuss some of 2017's hottest topics on pipeline infrastructure technologies, safety advances, innovations and engineering.

Today is a critical time to discuss oil and gas in Canada- Our choices today on energy transmission infrastructure will determine how we will compete as a country shape the world’s energy future. With bold thinking , innovation, shared commitment and leadership – Canada’s pipelines can advance! Join us to discuss some of 2017’s hottest topics on pipeline infrastructure technologies, safety advances, innovations and engineering. Full details 

37th Annual BWDC Art

Apr 6 It's that time of year again! Time to enjoy one of the hippest art events in the city while expanding your collection with incredible pieces from local and international artists. Enjoy a night filled with featured entertainment, inspiration and custom menu items to help raise money for the BWDC initiatives and community programs. Tickets: $150 each | Tables of 10 available Tickets include: Hosted reception, plated dinner, incredible silent & live auction, entertainment and more!

It’s that time of year again! Time to enjoy one of the hippest art events in the city while expanding your collection with incredible pieces from local and international artists. Enjoy a night filled with featured entertainment, inspiration and custom menu items to help raise money for the BWDC initiatives and community programs. Tickets: $150 each | Tables of 10 available Tickets include: Hosted reception, plated dinner, incredible silent & live auction, entertainment and more! Full details 

Make It!

Mar 24 - Mar 26 Make It is Edmonton’s funnest handmade market! The vibe at the show is funky, hip and modern - very different from your traditional granny’s craft show! We’ve got more than 175 vendors this year!

Make It is Edmonton’s funnest handmade market! The vibe at the show is funky, hip and modern – very different from your traditional granny’s craft show! We’ve got more than 175 vendors this year! Full details 

Make It!

Mar 24 - Mar 26 Make It is a handmade market devoted to creating positive opportunities for artists and designers, and to giving enlightened shoppers the opportunity to buy unique, ethically made items from top artisans from all over Canada. Make It is about appreciating creativity, connecting entrepreneurs, and giving conscientious shoppers an alternative to the mall. More than 175 exhibitors will be selling everything from clothing to art, home decor and accessories.

Make It is a handmade market devoted to creating positive opportunities for artists and designers, and to giving enlightened shoppers the opportunity to buy unique, ethically made items from top artisans from all over Canada. Make It is about appreciating creativity, connecting entrepreneurs, and giving conscientious shoppers an alternative to the mall. More than 175 exhibitors will be selling everything from clothing to art, home decor and accessories. Full details 

Never Weather-Beaten Sail

Mar 19 Da Camera Singers' March 19 concert brings peace and comfort Contemplative works by English composers C. Hubert Parry and John Rutter are featured on the program for Da Camera Singer’s second concert for the 2016-17 season. Also on the program are compositions by Erik Esenvalds and John Tavener. For this concert the choir is accompanied by a chamber orchestra of musicians from the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra: Sunday, March 19, 3:00 p.m. at All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral, 10035 – 103 Street, Edmonton Tickets may be purchased at http://www.dacamerasingers.ca/concert-season/.

Da Camera Singers’ March 19 concert brings peace and comfort Contemplative works by English composers C. Hubert Parry and John Rutter are featured on the program for Da Camera Singer’s second concert for the 2016-17 season. Also on the program are compositions by Erik Esenvalds and John Tavener. For this concert the choir is accompanied by a chamber orchestra of musicians from the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra: Sunday, March 19, 3:00 p.m. at All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral, 10035 – 103 Street, Edmonton Tickets may be purchased at http://www.dacamerasingers.ca/concert-season/. Full details 

MacEwan University Music presents: Percussion Ensemble

Mar 19 The beat goes on with the Percussion Ensemble. This dynamic group features a virtual cornucopia of instruments that are struck or scraped. Often referred to as the “backbone” or “heartbeat” of an ensemble, these pivotal instruments are brought to the forefront by enthusiastic students. Come out and enjoy this ensemble performance of precision, timing and energy

The beat goes on with the Percussion Ensemble. This dynamic group features a virtual cornucopia of instruments that are struck or scraped. Often referred to as the “backbone” or “heartbeat” of an ensemble, these pivotal instruments are brought to the forefront by enthusiastic students. Come out and enjoy this ensemble performance of precision, timing and energy Full details 

Wine & Wildlife – Coyotes!

Mar 17 Coyotes have long lived in and around the City of Edmonton, but mostly in the green spaces of the river valley. As we have expanded into coyote habitat, coyotes have adapted to expand into urban neighbourhoods. Enjoy a glass of wine and some appetizers while finding out more about how to coexist with these amazing animals! Course Code: 590162 Pre-Registration Required. Adults (18+) Only.

Coyotes have long lived in and around the City of Edmonton, but mostly in the green spaces of the river valley. As we have expanded into coyote habitat, coyotes have adapted to expand into urban neighbourhoods. Enjoy a glass of wine and some appetizers while finding out more about how to coexist with these amazing animals! Course Code: 590162 Pre-Registration Required. Adults (18+) Only. Full details 

Women of Aviation Worldwide Week Celebration

Mar 11 Come celebrate the past and current contributions of women in the aviation industry and look to the future with activities to inspire the next generation of young women and girls to become Women of Aviation! We’ll have aviation themed crafts, museum tours, flight simulators, and more! Admission is 50% off for girls 17 and under! Join us at 1PM for guest speakers Captain Elizabeth Williams from 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron, and Captain Rosella Bjornson, the first female airline pilot in Canada!

Come celebrate the past and current contributions of women in the aviation industry and look to the future with activities to inspire the next generation of young women and girls to become Women of Aviation! We’ll have aviation themed crafts, museum tours, flight simulators, and more! Admission is 50% off for girls 17 and under! Join us at 1PM for guest speakers Captain Elizabeth Williams from 408 Tactical Helicopter Squadron, and Captain Rosella Bjornson, the first female airline pilot in Canada! Full details 

Pražák Quartet Concert

Mar 10 Enjoy an enchanting evening of music with Viennese, Bohemian, and Moravian flair, performed masterfully by one of today's leading string ensembles. Join us at Robertson-Wesley United Church (10209-123 Street) on Friday, March 10 at 7:30 pm. More details: http://edmontonchambermusic.org/prazak_quartet.php This is the first time the Pražák Quartet has ever performed in Edmonton, so don't miss this opportunity! Buy your tickets today: http://edmontonchambermusic.org/tickets.php

Enjoy an enchanting evening of music with Viennese, Bohemian, and Moravian flair, performed masterfully by one of today’s leading string ensembles. Join us at Robertson-Wesley United Church (10209-123 Street) on Friday, March 10 at 7:30 pm. More details: http://edmontonchambermusic.org/prazak_quartet.php This is the first time the Pražák Quartet has ever performed in Edmonton, so don’t miss this opportunity! Buy your tickets today: http://edmontonchambermusic.org/tickets.php Full details 

DARK MATTERS Projectiles

Mar 9 DARK MATTERS is an 18+ event, where the science is served on the rocks & the adults come out to play Ever wanted to launch a chicken from a sling-shot? We're testing the limits of gravity, at this 'Projectiles' themed event... Stay tuned for more details as they become available in the coming weeks.

DARK MATTERS is an 18+ event, where the science is served on the rocks & the adults come out to play Ever wanted to launch a chicken from a sling-shot? We’re testing the limits of gravity, at this ‘Projectiles’ themed event… Stay tuned for more details as they become available in the coming weeks. Full details 

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