What To Do In Edmonton This Weekend With Kids | March 28 - 29, 2015
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 9:35PM
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Earth Hour
What: A global lights-out event led by the World Wildlife Fund (WWF) to show support for action on climate change. In 2014, Edmonton was named the Earth Hour Capital of Canada! Lets do it again.
Where:
Around the world.
When:
Saturday, March 28, 2015. 8:30 – 9:30 pm – turn off all non-essential lights.

Other Earth Hour events in Edmonton:
- Edmonton and Area Land Trust & Remedy Café (details)
- Earth Hour Race 2015 (details)

 

Spring Break Starts Here
What:
 The Edmonton Public Library will be hopping this week with additional programming to engage kids over spring break. There is something for kids of all ages – interactive games, creation stations, artistic impressions, puppet theaters, stop motion lego and story writing.
Where:  Various branches across Edmonton.
When:
March 28 – April 4, 2015.

 

Northlands Farm and Ranch Show
What:  Cheer on the Canadian College Finals Rodeo toughest students, visit the animals and check out all the farming gear at the trade show.
Where: Edmonton EXPO Centre.  
Show tickets. | Rodeo tickets. 
When: March 26 – 28, 2015.

 

Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel
What: The world famous singing pre-teen chipmunk trio return to contend with the pressures of school, celebrity, and a rival female music group known as The Chipettes.
(
Personally I can’t stand their squeaky voices, but my girls love them. Sigh.)
Where:
Galaxy Cinema Sherwood Park. Admission $2.99
When:
March 28, 2015. 11am.


Spring Equinox Celebration and Market
What: A family festival including a spring story journey, face painting, magical wand making, fairy door crafts, live mustic, food, prizes and vendors village. Organized by the Edmonton Waldorf Parent Council.
Where:
Kenilworth Hall, 7104 - 87 Avenue
When:
 Saturday, March 28, 2015. 11am – 3pm.

 

Easter Artist & Craft Market
What:
Find Ukrainian art and crafts at this Easter event. Try some traditional Ukrainian food and take a Pysanka making workshop.
Where:
Kilarney Community Hall, 8720 130A Avenue
When:
Saturday, March 28, 2015. 10am – 4pm.

 

Purchase Now, Enjoy Later:

- City of Edmonton Summer Camps registration has opened.
- International Children’s Festival ticket sales open on Monday, March 2015.
- The Frog Prince. April 11, 2015 at 10:30am. Morinville Community Cultural Centre.
- Echoes. April 19, 2015 at 3pm, Kokopelli younger choirs.
Harlem Globetrotters. April 24, 2015. Edmonton Expo Centre.
Al Shamal Temple Annual Shrine Circus. May 1 – 3, 2015. 
Dora the Explorer Live! June 16, 2015. Northern Jubilee Auditorium
Cirque du Soleil: Varekai. June 18 – 21. Rexall Place.
- The Lion King. July 14 – Aug 9, 2015. Broadway Across Canada.

 

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