Date Night! Things to do in Edmonton – September 11-13

Edmonton Burlesque Festival is on

Edmonton Burlesque Festival is on this weekend! Image source.

School may be in session but the fun hasn’t stopped yet in Edmonton!

Artists of all kinds will be everywhere at the Kaleido Family Arts Festival on 118ave between 90 – 94 Streets this weekend!! For hours, shows and all other info, check out

Looking for a new experience? Something exciting? Check out Edmonton Burlesque Fest at Royal Alberta Museum Theatre. Tickets range from $25-$125, and you won’t be disappointed!! Click here for more details and ticket info.

On Saturday, Commonwealth Stadium will host a battle of Alberta as our Eskies take on the Stamps at 7:30pm!

Feel like going for a run on Saturday morning and giving back… in a gorilla costume? Edmonton Gorilla Run starts at 10am, all money raised goes to helping endangered mountain gorillas in their habitat. Gorilla costumes can be purchased through them if you don’t happen to have a gorilla costume in your closet!

Ever wanted to try just a taste from one of the shops along 124 St? Sunday from 1-5pm is your chance, $45/adult, $20/child or $150 for 4 tickets will give you a chance to get a taste during the Red Shoe Crawl, all proceeds go to Ronald McDonald House Charities of Northern Alberta. For more details, check out their website.

Are you and your hunny winos? Delta Edmonton South is hosting Robust Reds, the largest charitable wine tasting event in Canada. For $75.00 you will have the opportunity to try 100 different wines from 30 vendors with all proceeds going to Centre for Autism Services Alberta.

It’s Friday night, who is cooking? Why not head down to Sir Winston Churchill Square for What The Truck from 4-8pm and get your fill from one of the amazing food trucks! For menus and other info, visit the What The Truck website.

Have a great weekend!

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