Edmonton's festivals and events
Deep Freeze Winter Byzantine Festival
Outdoor winter arts and culture celebration
Ice on Whyte
Outdoor winter festival featuring ice carving
Outdoor festival features sport, art, culture and recreation
Improvisation festival for junior and senior high students
Canadian Birkebeiner Festival
Outdoor Nordic ski event featuring multiple distances including a 55km.
Flying Canoe Volant Adventure
Outdoor, night time winter event featuring Metis and French art, culture and stories.
Multidisciplinary arts festival celebrating the works of women
Nonfiction film festival
Edmonton and Area Corporate Challenge
Multi-sport friendly competition for corporations in Edmonton and area.
Edmonton’s emerging arts festival – the voice of the next generation.
Edmonton ITU Triathlon
World Triathlon series featuring elite, amateur and Paralympic athletes
Improvisors from all over the world come together to perform.
The Works Art and Design Festival
A display of visual art, design and entertainment
Edmonton international Jazz Festival
Highlights jazz musicians from all over the world.
Freewill Shakespeare Festival
Features the professional contemporary and innovative works of Shakespeare
Canada Day in Mill Woods Park
July 1st family-friendly celebration of Canada’s birthday in Mill Woods Park
Edmonton International Street Performers Festival
Festival featuring roaming street acts, including dancers, actors, mimes, puppeteers and more.
Feats Festival of Dance
Multi-disciplinary dance festival
10-day exhibition featuring carnival games, food and a midway.
A Taste of Edmonton
A sampling of Edmonton’s gourmet food trucks and restaurants
Whyte Avenue Art Walk
Outdoor studio and gallery featuring working artists.
Festival celebrating the food, music, dance and art of over 85 cultures.
Edmonton Folk Music Festival
Outdoor music festival featuring folk music artists.
Caribbean Arts Festival
Caribbean arts festival featuring music, art and dance of Caribbean cultures.
Edmonton International Fringe Theatre Festival
An arts festival featuring live theatre.
Edmonton Blues Festival
Outdoor music festival featuring blues musicians.
Simply Symphony Under the Sky
Outdoor music festival featuring the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra.
Kaleido Family Arts Festival
A joyous, exuberant and open arts festival featuring Alberta Avenue
Dreamspeakers Film Festival
Film festival featuring Indigenous filmmakers.
Festival of Trees
An exhibit featuring professionally decorated Christmas trees as well as other activities