And we’re on to the second week of July! We hope you had a great weekend and are prepared for another exciting week exploring the city. From attending a live show to several festivals, there are plenty of activities to indulge in. Here’s a list of the top 10 things to do in Edmonton this week!

The Works & Streetfest

Two major Edmonton festivals will be joining forces this July, which means even more excitement for you. You can expect vibrant visual art and sensational street performance, side-by-side, and it’s free!

When: Friday, July 7th to Sunday, July 16th, 2023
Where: Churchill Square
Cost: Free to attend

Death From Above 1979

After their 2022 tour, Death From Above 1979 return to Edmonton this July. Catch the Canadian duo on Wednesday at The Starlite.

When: Wednesday, July 12th, 2023
Where: 10030 – 102 Street
Cost: $56

Sponsored Pick: Canada’s Ultimate Challenge

Have you ever thought about competing on a reality TV show? Auditions are open for season 2 of Canada’s Ultimate Challenge. Brave the physical challenges and daring obstacle courses for the chance to become a champion. Casting closes at 11:59 PM on July 23rd.

Disney’s Aladdin 

Ready for a whole new world? Disney’s ALADDIN, the hit Broadway musical, is in Edmonton this week! Expect a thrilling production filled with magic, comedy, and an overall ‘breathtaking’ spectacle!

When: Tuesday, July 11th to Sunday, July 16th, 2023
Where: $70.55+
Cost: Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 — 87 Avenue

TLC & Shaggy

Another concert this week, but with different vibes! TLC & Shaggy are bringing their Hot Summer Nights Tour to Edmonton, and we’re ready to sing “No Scrubs” and “It wasn’t me.”

When: Thursday, July 13th, 2023
Where: 7515 118 Ave NW
Cost: $188

The Great Outdoors Comedy Festival

Like to laugh? How about the outdoors? Well, Edmonton, The Great Outdoors Comedy Festival is coming and it combines both. It takes place over two days, and headliners include Bill Burr and Theo Von.

When: Friday, July 14th and Sunday, July 16th, 2023
Where: Kinsmen Park
Cost: $79+

Pop-Up Night Market

This week, head out for a night at the Marketplace at Callingwood’s Pop-Up Night Market! The family friendly event will have face painting, balloon animals, inflatables, and more. You can also grab a bit eat the food trucks, and shop from over 70 vendors.

When: Friday, July 14th, 2023
Where: The Marketplace at Callingwood, 6655 178 Street
Cost: Free to attend


Animethon is a Japanese Animation (or “anime”) themed festival that takes place every year in Edmonton. And each year at the event, you can expect screenings, as well as things like gaming, costume contests, and more!

When: Friday, July 14th, to Sunday, July 16th, 2023
Where: Edmonton Convention Centre
Cost: $35+

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 14th, 2023
Where: Fort Edmonton Park – Special Events, 7000 143 St NW
Cost: $30+


The Muttart Conservatory is a great weekday pick no matter the weather. After all, who can resist a trip to an indoor botanical garden in one of the city’s coolest buildings? Enjoy Adult Only evenings on Wednesdays from 4 – 9 PM.

When: Open throughout July
Where: 9626 96a Street NW
Tickets: $14.95 for GA