First full week of March, here we go! We are officially in the final few weeks of winter, and hopefully spring is around the corner! Let’s make the most of it by heading outside! There are a lot of concerts in the city this week, for all the music fans! Here are the best things to do in Edmonton this week.

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Edmonton Cocktail Week

Raise a glass to everyone who helps create beautiful cocktails in Edmonton during Cocktail Week! You can expect different events, including a bartender competition.

When: Monday, March 4th to Sunday, March 10th, 2024
Where:  Around Edmonton
Cost: Varies

Dark Matters: The Science of Sex 

The hottest night of the year at the Telus World of Science in Edmonton returns, and you can enjoy an 18+ night with a bar and Grown-up science experiments!

When: Thursday, March 7th, 2024
Where:  Telus World of Science, 11211 142 St NW
Cost: $27.95

Sponsored Pick: The Sound of Music

The hills are alive – and they’re going to be singing at The Citadel Theatre! The Sound of Music is coming to Edmonton, and this Tony Award-winning musical is unmissable. Follow the story of free-spirited Maria as she becomes a governess in the home of a widowed naval captain with 7 children. It’s a story of joy, love, and found family – and it’s a total classic. Get your tickets to see it – and hurry. Opening night is already almost sold out!

When: Saturday, March 2 to Sunday, March 31, 2024
Where: The Citadel Theatre, 9828 101A Ave, Edmonton 
Cost: Ticket price varies by seat

2024 U SPORTS Women’s Basketball Championships

Check out the best women’s basketball in the country as it comes to the University of Alberta! There will be eight Canadian teams with the champion taking home the Bronze Baby Trophy.

When: Thursday, March 7th, to Sunday, March 10th, 2024
Where:  Saville Community Sports Centre, 65 Avenue Northwest
Cost:  $15+

Sponsored Pick: Alberta Beer Festivals

Beerfest? Heck yes! The Alberta Beer Festivals are coming to town, and we really can’t think of a better way to spend a weekend. Celebrate craft creations with good food, good brews, and better company. Even if you’re not a big beer person, there’s cocktails, cider, mead, RTDs and non-alcoholic options. Enjoy delicious eats, live music, cooking demos, and the event’s very first after-party. Tickets and VIP packages are available online. Get yours for the Edmonton Beerfest before they sell out!

When: Friday, March 8 and Saturday, March 9, 2024.
Where: Edmonton Expo Centre
Cost: Tickets start at $19.99 with packages available

Blake Shelton

American country music singer and television personality Blake Shelton is coming to Edmonton this march. Shelton & his ‘Back To the Honky Tonk Tour’ will stop at Rogers Centre on March 8th.

When: Friday, March 8th, 2024
Where: Rogers Place, 10220 104 Ave NW
Cost: $73+

Blue Jay Sessions

Speaking of country music… Get ready to kick up your boots! The Blue Jay Sessions is back in Edmonton, celebrating the 2024 Country Music Alberta Awards! You can expect an evening of tunes and unforgettable performances.

When: Friday, March 8th, 2024
Where:  OTTO Food & Drink, 11405 95 St.
Cost: $73+


Here’s a pre-spring must-see festival. Skirtsafire features the work of women in the arts in Edmonton, and it combines a variety of art with live events like comedy shows, concerts, and workshops.

When: February 29th to March 10th, 2024
Where: Venues around Edmonton
Cost: Varies, including pay what you can

Immersive Disney Animation

This winter and spring, the Edmonton EXPO Centre will host the Disney Animation: Immersive Experience and no matter your age, you won’t want to miss it!

Brought to life by Lighthouse Immersive, the upcoming exhibit will make visitors “feel like they’ve entered the incredible worlds of beloved Disney characters,” and will celebrate the studio’s greatest hits like The Lion King and Frozen.

When: On now until April 28th, 2024
Where: 7515 118 Ave NW
Cost: $37+

2024 International Women’s Day Women + Wealth Galas

The 2024 International Women’s Day Women + Wealth Galas are hosted by Women & Wealth Inc, a not-for-profit organization that holds events on International Women’s Day to empowerinspire and support women across Canada who are, or are on their way to becoming, confident and passionate leaders of our businesses, organizations, governments, schools, and communities, according to organizers. Both take place this week.

When: Friday, March 8th, 2024
Where: Hall D, Edmonton Convention Centre
Cost: $175+