Top 10 things to do in Edmonton, AB, Canada

cred: www.travelalberta.ca          cred: www.travelwatch.com         wem waterpark

 

  1. West Edmonton Mall (largest mall in north America sporting over eight hundred international and local stores, a water park, amusement park, ice rink, IMAX movie theatre, & Fantasyland Hotel)
  2. Elk Island National park (30min outside of the city to be introduced face to face with Canadian Bison)
  3. Fort Edmonton Park (historic recreation of Edmonton in the 1800’s)
  4. Whyte Avenue (boutique shopping and Edmonton’s’ nightlife district)
  5. 124th street & High Street (boutique shopping and local eateries including Duchess bake shop, RGE road, north 53, The Manor Bistro).
  6. Legislature grounds (provincial parliament building & grounds. Free tours daily & great events in December for Christmas)
  7. City Hall & Churchill Square
  8. Edmonton Art Gallery (newly designed & built downtown next to city hall, hosts various exhibits)
  9. Markets (most notably 104th street market in the summer months, and Old Strathcona Farmers Market year round).
  10. Festivals (K-Days, Taste of Edmonton, International Street Performers, Fringe, Heritage Days, Folk Fest, mini world cup, Oktoberfest at the German Canadian Cultural Center).
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