Looks like a sunny week is upon us, Edmonton! Not only that, it’s also the last full week of July. So let’s get out there and make the most of it. From K-Days, to Taste of Edmonton, here are the best things to do in and around Edmonton this week!

Taste of Edmonton

Get a taste of what Edmonton’s food scene offers at Western Canada’s largest food festival! At Taste of Edmonton, you can sample dishes from over 50 locally owned restaurants & food trucks and enjoy live music in the evenings.

When: On now until Sunday, July 30th, 2023
Where: Churchill Square
Cost: $2+ for tickets

K-DAYS

K-Days is finally here! Enjoy midway rides, games, live entertainment, concerts, food… the list goes on and on! Did we mention the food?

When: On now until Sunday, July 30th, 2023
Where: 515 118 Ave NW
Cost: $15+

Teagan And Sara

Speaking of K-Days, Canadian indie pop duo Tegan and Sara are performing this year! Tegan and Sara will take the Northern Lights stage with TALK this Friday!

When: Friday, July 28th, 2023
Where: 7515 – 118 Avenue
Cost: $15+

Edmonton Corn Maze

Young and old alike can appreciate the value of a good corn maze, and honestly, the Edmonton Corn Maze is amongst the best in the country! The massive maze features a new design every year, and it opens this week!

When: Opening Wednesday, July 26th, 2023
Where: 26171 Garden Valley Road, Spruce Grove
Cost: $14

Intro to Hip-Hop with Nimihitotân Dance Collective

This week, check out a free Intro to Hip-Hop Class taught by Nimihitotân Dance Collective at the Art Gallery of Alberta! Taking place in the Main Hall, the class is in celebration of the recently opened exhibition Dance Party. This event takes place during the free night at the gallery, which is the last Thursday of the month between 4-7pm.

When: Thursday, July 27th, 2023
Where: 2 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Cost: Free

HOOP CITY YEG 3X3 FESTIVAL

It’s back! Basketball’s greatest 3×3 athletes return to downtown Edmonton for the 2023 FIBA 3×3 Men’s World Tour and Women’s Series. You can expect “twelve of the highest ranked men’s and women’s teams, including Olympic gold medalists and reigning World Cup champions, from around the world will compete for valuable Olympic qualifying points.”

When: Friday, July 28th to Sunday, July 30th, 2023
Where: ICE District Fan Park
Cost: $10+

Brews & Blooms

What’s better than a Friday night of blooms and brews? Local flowers and local beers await you and your best pal or partner at Blooms on Seven! Included in the cost are two tickets to Date Night, 2 brews, 1 u-pick cup to fill with flowers, and you can even enjoy a picnic with the alpacas!

When: Friday, July 28th, 2023
Where: Blooms on 7 Flower Farm, 51553 Range Rd 225A, Sherwood Park
Cost: $95

BARBIE X INDIGO POP-UP SHOP

Dress up and crack open your memory bank, because something big, pink and nostalgia-inducing is now at Alberta’s biggest shopping centre.  Indigo launched a Barbie Pop-up Shop at West Edmonton Mall over the weekend, and you can experience the pop-up shop until December 31st, 2023 – which will be perfect for the holidays!

When: Open now
Where: Indigo – 8882 170 St NW, Edmonton, AB

Where Dark Things Dwell

Ready to immerse yourself in Edmonton’s largest outdoor escape room? Get your friends and check out “Where Dark Things Dwell”, Fort Edmonton Park’s newest interactive experience.

When: Friday, July 28th, 2023
Where: Fort Edmonton Park – Special Events, 7000 143 St NW
Cost: $30+

Wedding Singer 1999

Looking for a fun show & dinner combo this wee? Head to the Jubilations Dinner Theatre for some sing alongs to all your fave wedding songs from the 80s and 90s at the Wedding Singer 1999!

When: Wednesday, July26th to Sunday, July 30th, 2023
Where:  8882 170 Street NW
Cost: $56.95