Check out Animethon, Animethon is a Japanese anime festival with events such as anime showings, video gaming, concerts, dances, panels about all things nerdy, costume contests and more! Add in our large vendors hall and artists alley, there is something for everyone! Weekend pass price is $45 pre-registration online, or $55 at door for the weekend. Children 12 and under are free when accompanied by a paid adult. Find out more at our website: http://www.animethon.orgrnrn
Cariwest is one of Edmonton’s most colourful & vibrant festivals! It was introduced more than 30 years ago to fill the need of Caribbean Canadians to share their Music, Cuisine & Carnival Culture. The Cariwest Festival will take place August 11 – 13th 2017, in downtown Edmonton! The 3-day event includes a Friday Night Costume Extravaganza in Churchill Square, a Saturday parade down Jasper Avenue, & the Caribbean Village with lively Entertainment all day Saturday & Sunday in Churchill Square.
The Edmonton Latin Festival (ELF); the hottest festival in Edmonton! ELF is a vibrant, energetic, 2 day outdoor festival that happens every year on the third week of August. International Live Musical artists and Dancers are just some of the highlights. Savory authentic Latin food pavilions, Beer Gardens, kids booth and an Artisan Market place surround this Latin Carnival! No passport Required! Best of all, this first class event is absolutely FREE!
The Servus Edmonton Marathon Family Festival Weekend includes a 42.2km Marathon Run/Walk, 21.1km Half Marathon Run/Walk, 10km Run/Walk, 5km Run/Walk and an ABC Kids Activity Center and Fun Run. This Event draws national attention as it is a certified Boston Marathon Qualifier for 2018.
The ATB Tour of Alberta is Canada’s first & highest ranked professional road cycling stage race. Seeing the world’s best cyclists compete isn’t the only reason to come to the ATB Tour of Alberta. At each Start & Finish location, event goers are also able to enjoy a free festival packed with live entertainment, interactive vendors, local food varieties & fun activities.
August 26, 2017 @ 10:00:00
August 26, 2017 @ 15:00:00
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