Happy first week of October! It’s sort of, now, officially scary season, and Mondays can be scary. But plan to add some fun in your week, because we’re here to help with that. Here are 10 things to do in and around Edmonton this week!
Legendary rock musician Kim Mitchell returns at the start of the week! The Canadian will be at Festival Place and tickets are still available.
When: Monday, October 3rd, 2022
Where: 100 Festival Way, Sherwood Park
Speaking of Canadians, the voice of Christmas (and beyond) himself Michael Buble will be in Edmonton this week. The Grammy winning, multi-platinum superstar entertainer is bringing his “Higher” tour home to Canada.
When: Wednesday, October 5th, 2022
Where: 10220 – 104 Avenue
Organized by The Common, the Street Car Cask Party is an adults-only night out on the High Level Bridge with all the fixings. During the experience, you’ll be treated to some delicious food, multiple beers from a local name, and of course, stunning views of the River Valley.
When: Thursday, October 6th, 2022
Where: High Level Streetcar (Jasper Plaza Terminal) 10910 100 Avenue
How about throwing some axes for a mid-week activity? Grab a friend and learn from an expert who will teach you the “basic techniques of how to safely throw axes, trick shots and play games to improve accuracy.”
When: Any day this week!
Where: 13931 156 St NW
From October 7 to 30, you’ll be able to face your biggest fears in Edmonton! “Escape a menacing jokester whose grand gesture is murder. Visit a farm where a sinister deal harvests gruesome consequences. Or dare to discover what nightmares are made of when demons come knocking at three in the morning. Whatever your fright, DARK will leave you looking for the light switch,” states the event. And we are ready!
When: October 7th to October 30th, 2022
Where: 7000 143 Street NW
Cost: $45 for GA
Just because it is getting cooler outside doesn’t mean your social life should cool down. Make the most of it with that special someone and check out some amazing date ideas around Edmonton. From live music to great nights out, there are more than a few options for you this season!
Where: Check out our list for some ideas!
Probably unlike any ESO show you’ll ever see, this musical journey to a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away includes selections from all 11 films.
When: Friday, October 7th, 2022
Where: 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square
Get ready to be spooked, every weekend this month starting this Friday! Spruce Ridge Scare is a family owned and built Haunted House located at #287 Spruce Ridge rd. in Spruce Grove! The family charges either $5 a person, or one non-perishable food donation per person (for the parkland food bank).
When: Friday, October 7th, 2022
Where: 287 Spruce Ridge Road
Cost: $5 or a non-perishable food item
According to its description, 2 Pianos 2 Hands is all about piano wizardry and laugh-out-loud comedy that “come together in the story of two men and their life-long pursuit of becoming concert pianist superstars.” Expect music from Beethoven and Bach to Billy Joel!
When: Now until October 23rd
Where: Mayfield Theatre, 16615 109 Ave NW
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Have a great week!