Calendar

Jul
1
Mon
Canada Day Pancake Breakfast @ Edson Royal Canadian Legion
Jul 1 @ 8:00 am – 11:30 am
Canada Day Pancake Breakfast @ Edson Royal Canadian Legion

Fill your tummy and meet your neighbours at this year’s annual Canada Day Pancake Breakfast proudly hosted by the Edson Royal Canadian Legion.  Donations to the Edson Food Bank are encouraged.

Canada Day Family Fun @ Centennial Park
Jul 1 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Canada Day Family Fun @ Centennial Park

Come celebrate Canada Day with us!  From 11 am to 3 pm will be a Family Fun celebration – let’s call it Party #1!  There will be oodles for kids and kids at heart to do from toddler activities to inflatable games, circus arts, face painting, glitter tattoos, photo booth, caricaturist, food vendors, Spandy Andy, Imaginarium Puppet Theatre, Amanda Panda, Canadian Trivia for kids, crafts, cupcakes, and more!! Then you can go home for a little siesta and come back in the evening for a concert in the park complete with 3 bands, beer gardens hosted by the Edson Rotary Club in the Galloway Museum, and musical fire works at 11:15!

Canada Day Concert in the Park and Fireworks @ Centennial Park
Jul 1 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Canada Day Concert in the Park and Fireworks @ Centennial Park

This portion of Canada Day begins at 7:00 pm with Edson Pipes and Drums, O Canada, smudge and blessing and then our first band of the evening, local recording artists “Flexbender” will get the crowd moving.  “Pepperland”, a Beatles tribute band from Edmonton will follow after them and lastly, we will be delighted by “Mbira Renaissance” and Afro-fusion band also hailing from Edmonton.  To add to the party, the Edson Rotary Club will be hosting a beer garden in the Galloway Station Museum with Canadian Trivia contest hosted by the Museum staff, there will be food trucks, Caricatures by Simon, and Hip Image will have their photo booth up and running to capture your memories!

Make sure to stick around for musical fireworks at 11:15!

Jul
31
Wed
White Water Rafting – Youth Interagency @ Repsol Place
Jul 31 @ 9:00 am – 6:00 pm

Join youth for an exciting white water rafting trip in Jasper. The Athabasca Falls run (approx. 12km) contains numerous Class 2 white water rapids. Beginning at the base of the Athabasca Falls, the paddler is challenged by rapids and enchanted by magnificent scenery in a canyon setting. This 3.5 hour round trip excursion will include 1.5 hours on the water. Please pack a bagged lunch, warm clothes, a towel and snacks. The bus leaves Repsol Place at 9AM and returns at approx. 6PM. Ages 11-17.

6th Annual Kids Carnival @ Red Brick Arts Centre
Jul 31 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Come One, Come All!! The Red Brick Arts Centre invites you to join us for our FREE 6th Annual Kids Carnival! Complete with authentic carnival games, yummy carnival snacks, and many family-friendly activities, this is sure to be an event you won’t want to miss!!!

Aug
28
Wed
Movie in the Park @ RCMP Centennial Park
Aug 28 @ 9:15 pm – 11:45 pm

Avast ye landlubbers, Youth Interagency Outdoor Movie presents Pirates of the Caribbean – The Curse of the Black Pearl. Come dressed in yer finest pirate or buccaneer clothin’. The movie starts after sunset. Cash concession by Youth Interagency and beverages by Victim Services.