Blog and Publications

the quarters neighbourhood

Here are a few projects coming to the 40-hectare neighbourhood, the Quarters.

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panhandling and kindness
May 23, 2019

An Act of Kindness

Advice for owners and workers on how to respond to panhandling at your place of business.

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public art pichiavo mural
May 23, 2019

Art Walk

With Downtown streets awash with colorful murals and stunning public art, now has never been a better time to appreciate art.

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summer sun patio tips
May 23, 2019

Here Comes the Sun

High five, you’ve received your patio license, but do you have a plan to maximize your profits?

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suit up
May 23, 2019

Strong Suit

The new season is here and your office wear is ready for a major refresh. Here’s how to suit up.

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name game - klondike days
May 23, 2019

The Name Game

It was a decision that divided Edmonton in two - the name of Edmonton’s 10 day summer exhibition.

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sysco behind the scenes

Sysco and the DBA went behind the scenes and into four kitchens to see the head chefs prepare tasty creations.

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The Favourite
February 26, 2019

The Favourite

We asked three Downtowners to tell us their dish out their best-loved plates.

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Table Reservations
February 26, 2019

Table Reservations

In the early 19th century, when ­Edmonton’s businesses community gathered for special occasions, it was at the Corona Hotel

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Lunch and Learn
February 26, 2019

Lunch and Learn

Seven rules to a successful business lunch that everyone should know.

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Let’s Do Brunch
February 26, 2019

Let’s Do Brunch

Looking for brunch in Downtown Edmonton? There’s something for everyone from wait-worthy waffles to live entertainment.

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How to Make the Most of Downtown Dining Week

March brings even more excuses to eat out with the return of Downtown Dining Week. Done right, you can explore plenty of rest

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Downtown Dining Week Cookbook Roundup

The Downtown Business Association has collaborated with Audreys Books and curated a selection of must-have cookbooks.

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