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8 things to do in Edmonton this weekend (Nov 29- Dec 1)

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Happy Thursday folks! Ready or not, this list of things to do in Edmonton is going to bring you into December. Are you excited? Scared? Ambivalent? Whatever you’re feeling, we’re here to help you out with fun options in the city.

Here are 8 things to do this weekend in Edmonton.

Adults Only Night at Zoominescence

The Edmonton Valley Zoo is being taken over by artistic light installations and holiday cheer this month. Head down for an evening of light, hot chocolate, skating and of course, some adorable furry friends. Or cool snakes.

When: Friday, November 29
Where: Edmonton Valley Zoo
Cost: $30

Oilers vs. Canucks

We’re not betting folks here at Curiocity, but we have a feeling the Oilers are going to crush the Canucks this week. Don’t just take our word for it though- head down to Rogers Place and find out for yourself.

When: Saturday, December 30
Where: Rogers Place
Cost: $120 and up

Edmonton Christmas Market

This ongoing Christmas market is perfect for gift shopping this season. Not only will some of Edmonton’s best vendors be around, but guests can also experience light displays, live entertainment, and delicious food and drink options.

When: Thursday to Saturday weekly until December 21
Where: ATB Place
Cost: $5

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Glow Gardens

This massive holiday light festival is the perfect opportunity to get your photos out of the wa early. Explore light installations and enjoy a variety of themes throughout the festival.

When: On throughout the weekend
Where: Edmonton Expo Centre
Tickets: $19.99

Royal Bison Art and Craft Fair

This fair is perfect for getting holiday shopping done early. Tons of vendors will be selling everything from prints to zines to woodworking projects. Yeah, it’s a mixed bag, and we’re here for it.

When: Throughout the weekend
Where: 8426 Gateway Boulevard
Cost: $3

Edmonton Festival of Trees

Explore this indoor winter wonderland with the fam and kick your festive season off the right way.

When: Thursday, November 28 – December 1
Where: Edmonton Convention Centre, 9797 Jasper Ave
Tickets: $12+; Kids 12 & under get in free

Bear Grillz

A mainstay in the North American dubstep circuit, Bear Grillz is supposedly, a bear that found a MacBook pro in the forest. Well, before he revealed his identity on The Jerry Springer Show.

When: Friday, November 29
Where: Union Hall
Tickets: $30

Harry Potter Christmas Crafts for Muggles

Hit up SYC Brewing on Friday night with other Muggles to learn extra-secret transfiguration spells in order to make some pretty impressive Christmas ornaments. All supplies are provided, so just bring yourself and enjoy.

When: Friday, November 29
Where: SYC Brewing
Tickets: $40-$45

And that’s our round up of the best things to do in Edmonton this weekend! Get out there and charge into the holiday season, we’ll be right beside you.

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