date night! things to do in edmonton – August 6-9

[youtube]Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeroes will be playing at Edmonton Folk Music Festival on Friday, August 7. Details & link below!

As the short week comes to an end here are some great ideas for date night this weekend!

The annual Cariwest Festival is this weekend at Sir Winston Churchill Square as well as Shaw Conference Centre! The parade is on Saturday at noon, for parade route and most importantly food info, click here.

Don’t miss your favourite bands and folk singers at this years Edmonton Folk Music Festival as it returns to Gallagher Park from August 6-9, for more details visit the Folk Fest website.

Feast on the Field is a fundraiser for the Capital Care Foundation on August 12 at Commonwealth Stadium. Featuring some incredible chefs from Edmonton preparing some Alberta-inspired food! For tickets or more information please e-mail

If you haven’t checked out the French Quarter Farmers’ Market you should go on Sunday from noon-4pm at La Cite Francophone at 8627 rue Marie-Anne-Gaboury (91 st) check out their facebook page for more details.

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