Top 5 Winter Activities To Do Around YEG

It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The Holidays are upon us and Edmonton is the best city to be in when it comes to winter activities. Here are just some activities that many Edmontonians can do this holiday season!

  1. The Magic of Lights – Castrol Raceway

       November 17 – January 7 | 5:00pm – 10:00pm 

This 2 km “drive through” spectacle showcase thousands of vibrant LED christmas light display as well as a 200 foot light tunnel. Every route is comprised with many different lighting display and animation that everyone of all ages can enjoy! To purchase tickets click here


2. Alberta Legislature Holiday Display

        December 7 – December 23

Take a holiday stroll around the Alberta Legislature grounds and be mesmerized by thousands of twinkling christmas lights. Enjoy the evening with the choirs singing in the rotunda while sipping some hot cocoa! Visit To Do Canada for details



3. A Christmas Carol – Citadel Theatre

December 1- December 23

Celebrate this holiday by watching a timeless holiday classic. A Christmas Carol tells a story of a bitter old man and his journey of discovery and transformation after being visited by 3 ghosts during one winter’s night. Visit the Citadel Theatre website for more details. Don’t miss this heart-warming Christmas tradition.



4. Zoominescence, A Festival of Light

      Select dates:  December 1 – December 31

When the sun goes down, let thousands of vibrant lights brighten up your evening at the Edmonton Valley Zoo. Feel the heat of fire dancers, take a gander at spectacular ice displays, and mingle with your favorite creatures. Click here for ticket info and details


5. Candy Cane Lane 2017

Edmonton Christmas isn’t complete without a sleigh ride down Candy Cane Lane. Revel in awe-inspiring Christrmas lights display and unique decoration installed while sipping on some hot chocolate. Check out Winter City Edmonton for more details!

Comment down below if you have more winter activities to share!


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