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Midway coming to Edmonton Expo Centre in July

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While K-Days has been postponed for another year, the Edmonton Expo Centre is going to host a smaller version of the midway this summer that will include some of the popular rides, games and even some live entertainment. Lynda Franc with North American Midway Entertainment, tells us more. – Jul 11, 2021

While K-Days has been postponed for another year amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the Edmonton Expo Centre will still host a midway this summer.

The Summer Fun Midway is coming to Edmonton July 23 to Aug. 1.

“The outdoor-only Summer Fun Midway will feature guest favourites including the Zipper, the Polar Express and the Crazy Mouse Rollercoaster,” a news release issued Friday said.

Read more: K-Days cancelled for a second year in Edmonton, hopes to return in 2022

Live entertainment like Ride the Vibe: Fresh Flips 2021 Motorcycle Show and the President’s Choice Super Dogs will also be on site.

“The Summer Fun Midway is going to bring Edmonton a great event in a big way,” VP of client relations with North American Midway Scooter Korek said.

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“We know that it’s been a long year and a half for everyone and what better way to celebrate Alberta’s reopening than with corn dogs and rollercoasters?”

Click to play video: 'K-Days cancelled for a second year in Edmonton, hopes to return in 2022' K-Days cancelled for a second year in Edmonton, hopes to return in 2022
K-Days cancelled for a second year in Edmonton, hopes to return in 2022 – Jun 1, 2021

Advance ride-all-day passes will be available online starting Monday. The passes are $38 and include gate admission.

Ride-all-day passes will be available on site as well. Gate admission onsite will be $9 for adults and $5 for children and seniors.

Read more: Explore Edmonton to take over K-Days, Farmfair International as Northlands winds down 140 years of operations

The midway will be open at 1 p.m. during the week and at noon on weekends.

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