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Sing along to your favourite bands, start a standing ovation at the theater, or cheer on the big game live and in-person, it’s all here Downtown.

Upcoming Events
Nov 26 – Dec 23
A Christmas Carol
November 26, 2022 – December 23, 2022 | 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm | The Citadel Theatre
Packed with your favourite classic Christmas tunes, this adaptation of the beloved tale of a miserly old man who is invited to change his ways by the Ghosts of Christmas, will carry you away into the magical era of films like It’s a Wonderful Life and Miracle on 34th Street. Matinees: !:30 PM Evening performances: 7:30…
Nov 30
Reinforcement Learning, The Next Wave of AI
November 30, 2022 | 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm | Alberta Machine Intelligence Institute
This session is part of Learn Downtown, a City of Learners speaker series offering bite-size learning opportunities downtown. Complimentary lunch will be provided in support by The Downtown Vibrancy Strategy, and this session will take place at the 2nd floor event space of AMII, 10065 Jasper Avenue. Did you know Alberta is one of the…
Dec 1 – Dec 3
Toque
December 1, 2022 – December 3, 2022 | 8:00 pm | The Citadel Theatre
Grab your mitts and join Vancouver’s Ben Elliott (from The Citadel’s Matilda and As You Like It) for a truly Canadian cabaret of music and stories from artists that invoke our Great White North and the magic of winter. The snow will be falling on the Rice Theatre, but you’ll be cozy as we dive…
Dec 1
Film screening at AGA
December 1, 2022 | 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm | Art Gallery of Alberta
The Art Gallery of Alberta has partnered with Visual AIDS and HIV Edmonton for Day With(out) Art 2022 to present Being & Belonging, a program of seven short videos highlighting under-told stories of HIV and AIDS from the perspective of artists living with HIV across the world. The program features newly commissioned work by Camila Arce (Argentina), Davina “Dee”…
Dec 2 – Dec 4
Books2Buy
December 2, 2022 – December 4, 2022 | 10:00 am – 5:00 pm | Edmonton Public Library – Stanley Milner Library
Mark your calendars for the EPL’s upcoming 2022 In-Person book sales. Cash, Credit and Debit accepted. Available Items: Paperbacks, Kids’ Books, CDs – $1 Audiobooks – $1 Hardcover books, DVDs – $2 Special Items – individually priced Sunday Box Sale – only $10/box (boxes will be provided by EPL and must close flat at point of…
Dec 3
Winter Follies – Festival City Winds
December 3, 2022 | 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm | First Presbyterian Church
Festival City Winds Music Society is pleased to welcome audiences back to enjoy its Winter Follies concert under the direction of Wendy J. Grasdahl. Three of the Festival City Winds bands (Intermediate 2, Intermediate 1, and Advanced) will perform a variety of seasonal selections in Edmonton’s historic First Presbyterian Church (10025 105 ST NW) on…
Dec 3
Scents of Movement, Scents of Place | Curators tour
December 3, 2022 | 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm | Art Gallery of Alberta
This tour will feature information about the artwork on display and give you a behind-the-scenes perspective on this exhibition, Scents of Movement, Scents of Place. You can participate in this hour-long program in person by registering in advance. Registration is recommended, though not needed. The price of this program is included in general admission to…
Dec 3
Best Bang for the Buck
December 3, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | DeVine Wines and Spirits
The extremely popular annual Best Bang for the Buck tasting is coming up on Saturday, December 3 at 7pm – $30. Only 50 Spots are available for this stand-up event. The theme is wines that cost around $20 or less that represent superb value. We all want great quality for price ratio wines and this is the event to stock up…
Dec 8
Jo Koy Funny is Funny World Tour
December 8, 2022 | 8:00 pm | Rogers Place
Comedian Jo Koy will bring his 2022 Funny Is Funny World Tour to Rogers Place in Edmonton on December 8, 2022. The tour will include all new material.  For tickets and more info go-to: www.JoKoy.com. As one of today’s premiere stand-up comics Jo Koy has come a long way from his modest beginnings performing at…
Dec 8
‘Polyester’ presented in Smell-O-Vision
December 8, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Art Gallery of Alberta
The Art Gallery of Alberta is screening Polyester in SMELL-O-VISION by cult classic filmmaker John Waters starring Divine. This film screening includes interactive scratch and sniff cards that correspond with scenes in the film turning it into an olfactory experience. If you love queer cinema, camp and more, make sure to stop by, This screening is $10…
Dec 8
Adult Open Studio | Landscape Sketch
December 8, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Art Gallery of Alberta
Get inspired by Canadian icons Tom Thompson and the Group of Seven before sketching and painting your own landscape. Experiment with watercolour, ink and gouache and a variety of techniques to create a unique impression. Feel free to bring along an image to work from or use the photographs and magazines supplied.

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