Things to do in Edmonton this Weekend with Kids | March 19-21

Spring sure feels like it’s here this weekend, and we’re making it easy to reach the goal of #1000hoursoutside this year. From fireside lunches and roasting s’mores to art installations outdoors, we’ve got you covered for things to do this weekend in Edmonton.

Friday

Tubing at Edmonton Ski Club

Visit Edmonton Ski Club and head to the hill for tubing fun with the whole family. It’s the second last weekend of tubing and your chance to enjoy mild spring weather while sliding down the tubing hill.

Saturday

Visit Downtown Spark

Downtown Spark is a pop-up installation that will give you Nuilt blanche vibes, with giant humanoids taking over Churchill Square and a couple of others locations downtown. It’s a fun exhibit to stay up late for, and visit after dark as the air-filled sculptures look over downtown. Where to park: You can try to find free parking, but the most convenient parking will be in the EdmontonPublic Library parkade. Visit before 11pm daily.

Rent a $.99 IMAX for Movie Night

Telus World of Science is renting $0.99 IMAX movies and it’s your chance to have a movie night on the cheap.You’ll have access to the film for 72-hours.

For a limited time, TELUS World of Science – Edmonton and Giant Screen Films are happy to make a selection of IMAX documentary films available for video on demand. Now you can experience the world of IMAX without ever leaving your couch.

Sunday

See Winter Birds

As a part of Quarters Arts Society’s annual Spring Equinox Festival, GLOW, the Winter Birds Exhibit invites you to celebrate those special species of birds that make Edmonton their home all year round! One of the features of this exhibit is 3 glowing large scale inflatable chickadees, which can be found perching on the rooftop and courtyard of CO*LAB, the Quarters Arts Society’s new community arts space, located at 9641 102A Ave. Stop by with the family and say hello to these fine feathered friends!

Roast S’mores at Elk Island National Park 

Roast S’mores at Elk Island! The picnic tables, fire pits near the playground and plenty of trails to explore make it a perfect weekend to do just that! Grab a bag of marshmallows and spend lunch time at the park!

 

 

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