Events

Events
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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
Sep 17 – Oct 9
Network
September 17, 2022 – October 9, 2022 | | The Citadel Theatre
Howard Beale, news anchorman, isn’t pulling in the viewers. In his final broadcast, he unravels live on screen but when the ratings soar, the network seizes on their newfound prophet, and Howard becomes the biggest thing on TV. This thrilling high-tech satire examines our relationship with the media in a very timely way. Network originally…
Oct 5
Michael Bublé
October 5, 2022 | 7:00 pm | Rogers Place
Grammy winning, multi-platinum superstar entertainer, Micahel Bublé is bringing his “Higher” tour to Edmonton. With unstoppable talent, energy and a voice that is equally at home singing standards, pop tunes, swing, jazz, R&B and comedy, it’s no wonder that when Michael Bublé gets to town, the party begins. You don’t want to miss it!  
Oct 6
Council Connect – with Anne Stevenson
October 6, 2022 | 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm | 5th Street Food Hall
Community members and business owners—you are invited to attend Councillor Connect—a series of ward-specific town halls featuring your respective City Councillors. You’ll have an opportunity to engage in candid conversation and pose questions on topics that matter to you, whether it concerns your neighbourhood or small business operations! Share your feedback with Council. Hosted in a…
Oct 6
Artist’s Talk: Carol Wylie
October 6, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Stanley Milner Library
The Jewish Federation of Edmonton and the Edmonton Public Library are proud to host Saskatchewan artist Carol Wylie and Saddle Lake Indigenous Educator Terri Cardinal to discuss their perspectives on survival and healing from the Holocaust and residential schools. This event is in conjunction with Carol Wylie’s art installation, They didn’t know we were seeds, which…
Oct 7
Edmonton Oilers Hockey Game – Edmonton vs Seattle
October 7, 2022 | 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm | Rogers Place
When you think about pro sports in Edmonton, the first thing you think of is the Edmonton Oilers. Enjoy a game at Rogers Place, their shiny new digs. The building has loads of amenities to give fans more choice on how they watch the game. Sure, you can choose to sit in old-school arena seats,…
Oct 8
The Wolves – opening night
October 8, 2022 | | The Citadel Theatre
Saturday mornings at the soccer dome give us a glimpse into the life of nine teenage girls. Navigating their worlds with the pressures of growing up surrounding them. A finalist for the Pulitzer Prize, The Wolves, follows the young women as they come together to prepare for their highly competitive games, as well as for…
Oct 11
Our Time is Now – Our Rights, Our Future
October 11, 2022 | 7:00 am – 9:00 am | Coast Edmonton Plaza
Join the UN and the Indo-Canadian Women’s Association and countless others across the globe as they commemorate the ten-year anniversary of the United Nations, International Day of the Girl Child (IDGC). The breakfast event is open to everyone and support for our services and programming will be accepted onsite. Together,  create a world of equality…
Oct 12
Edmonton Oilers Hockey Game – Edmonton vs Vancouver
October 12, 2022 | 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm | Rogers Place
When you think about pro sports in Edmonton, the first thing you think of is the Edmonton Oilers. Enjoy a game at Rogers Place, their shiny new digs. The building has loads of amenities to give fans more choice on how they watch the game. Sure, you can choose to sit in old-school arena seats,…
Oct 13
Imagining Downtown: Through Fresh Eyes
October 13, 2022 | 11:00 am – 1:00 pm | JW Marriott Edmonton
Join us for our first-ever Imagining Downtown luncheon. This panel discussion features visionary downtown leaders from Winnipeg and Vancouver who will share insights about what’s possible for downtowns. Imagining Downtown: Through Fresh Eyes will leave you inspired by what’s possible for Edmonton’s downtown as we enter a critical time for decision-making and investments into our…
Oct 13 – Oct 23
LitFest 2022
October 13, 2022 – October 23, 2022 | | Various locations
LitFest is a celebration, a moveable feast of nonfiction and it is returning to Edmonton this year from October 13-23, 2022 with in-person and virtual events for nonfiction storytellers and the readers who celebrate them. At LitFest, books about real life come off the page. Avid readers connect with writers through a series of live…
Oct 13
Spooky Cinema Night at the AGA
October 13, 2022 | 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm | Art Gallery of Alberta
The AGA is hosting a spooky screening of two ghostly films, starting off with the classic Tim Burton film Beetlejuice and then Ringu (リング ), the original “the Ring” movie that started the horror franchise. Ringu will be screened in Japanese with English subtitles. Watch one film for $10 or both for $15. AGA members are Free. Both films are…
Oct 14
Stanley A. Milner Library Tour
October 14, 2022 | 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm | Stanley A. Milner Library
Take a design-focused tour of the Stanley A. Milner Library and hear about design choices in the new building, and visit Makerspace. The new design of downtown’s public library features a shift in library services, focusing users towards community engagement as well as reading. Learn more about the Makersspace which offers access to services and…

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