Welcome to the end of July! We’re pretty excited about the upcoming week in Edmonton, especially because a long weekend is in the horizon. But before that, let’s enjoy the first few days of a new month! Here are 10 things to do around Edmonton this week.
Kick off the week, and the end of July, with singer/songwriter Grandson. The “I Love you, I’m trying” tour is in town on Monday, with Special Guests Monowhales and No Love For The Middle Child.
When: Monday, July 31st, 2023
Where: Union Hall, 6240 99 St NW
The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show is coming to Edmonton this week! Brit Floyd’s 2023 World Tour, celebrating 50 years of “The Dark Side Of The Moon”, is making a stop here on Wednesday.
When: Wednesday, August 2nd, 2023
Where: Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 11455 87 Ave. NW
On the first Thursday of every month from July to September, check out the Artwalk St. Albert for an evening of art and entertainment! You can expect more than 30 local artists outdoors, music, and demonstrations from 6 to 8:30 pm.
When: Thursday, August 3rd, 2023
Where: St. Albert Place, 5 Saint Anne Street, St. Albert
Edmonton Indigenous Fashion Week (EIFW) showcases the creativity, diversity, and traditions of Indigenous fashion designers, models, and artists from across Canada. This 1st annual event, and there will be 24 designers, 40 Indigenous vendors, and 30 Indigenous performers!
When: Thursday, August 3rd, to Saturday, August 5th, 2023
Where: River Cree Resort & Casino, 300 East Lapotac Blvd, Enoch
Music lovers, kick off August with Disco in the Park! Taking place over the long weekend, the festival is presented by Grindstone Theatre Society and SWEAT DJ Collective, and showcases original electronic music! This year’s lineup includes Crystal Waters, Fred Falke, French Horn Rebellion, Humans, Pat Lok, and Never Dull.
When: Friday, August 4th to Sunday, August 6th, 2023
Where: Louise Mckinney Riverfront Park, 9999 Grierson Hill Rd NW
Multi-platinum headliners and famed heavy metal rock group Avenged Sevenfold have launched an extensive Life is But A Dream… North American tour with Alexisonfire. The tour stops in Edmonton on Friday.
When: Friday, August 4th, 2023
Where: Rogers Place – 10220 104 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB
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: Thursday, August 3rd and Friday, August 4th 2023
Where: Fort Edmonton Park – Special Events, 7000 143 St NW
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 August
Where: 9626 96a Street NW
Tickets: $14.95 for GA
Looking for a fun show & dinner combo this week? 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, August 2nd to Friday, August 4th, 2023
Where: 8882 170 Street NW
That’s right, the Edmonton Corn Maze is back for the season as well! Head down and quite literally lose yourself in acres upon acres of corn.
When: Open throughout August
Where: 26171 Secondary Hwy 627, Spruce Grove
Cost: $12+ for GA
Have a great week!