date night! things to do in edmonton – august long weekend

[youtube]check out Corb Lund and the Hurtin’ Albertans at Big Valley Jamboree this weekend.

The festival I personally look forward to all year is this weekend! The 40th annual Heritage days festival is this weekend in Hawrelak Park, a donation to the food bank is your ticket to 62 pavilions of yummy-ness! The festival starts Saturday at noon, for park n ride information see

For country music lovers Big Valley Jamboree takes place this weekend in Camrose, tickets are $105 and up! This is always a great party!

Commonwealth Stadium will be divided as our Edmonton Eskimos take on the Saskatchewan Roughriders Friday night at 7pm!

The adventurous couple looking for something close-ish by may be interested in a night time Canoe Tour in Elk Island National Park, Friday and Saturday night from 8:30-10pm at Astotin Lake to see the full moon on the lake! $45 per person, for all details click here.

For a fun, family event the Fairy Berry Festival is taking place at Prairie Gardens Corn Maze in Bon Accord! Pirates and Fairies, story tellers, live music, strawberries… what more could you ask for! 10am-4pm Daily, for more information click here.

today’s post was written by regular yegwed contributor, events in edmonton things to doRuby Proctor.