Fun Stuff to do in Edmonton This Weekend
Looking for Fun Stuff To Do In Edmonton This Weekend? Edmonton Playgrounds has you covered! Check our list of the best weekend activities for families in Edmonton for the Weekend of March 24-26, 2023.
- TRY A NEW PLAYGROUND
We think you’ll love our Edmonton Playground of the Week – Blackstone Pirate Playground in Leduc! It’s such a great playground that it made TWO of our lists of favourites! It’s one of Edmonton’s Best Theme Playgrounds and it’s on our list of Even More of the Best Toddler Parks in Edmonton!
- SPRING BREAK!
Special events, extra hours and so much more – Find all the options for free, low-cost and drop-in fun in our Spring Break guide!
More info HERE
- GIANT SOFT BRICKS PLAYLAND
Friday is the final day to visit the Giant Soft Bricks Playland Pop-Up at Southgate Centre! Don’t miss your chance to play in a world of giant building bricks!
Until March 24 – More info HERE
- ANTARCTICA IN IMAX
“Antarctica” makes its debut on Alberta’s largest theatre screen in the IMAX Theatre at the TELUS World of Science Edmonton. (The Saturday 10am show time is also a sensory-friendly screening with lower sound and brighter lights in the theatre!)
Opens Saturday, March 25 – Various Times – More info HERE
- THE ENCHANTED VALLEY’S WELCOME TO SPRING
Stroll through the illuminated campground in Rainbow Valley, check out the snow sculptures and try crokicurling! Tickets are available online and kids 6 and under are free.
March 25 or April 1 – 7:30pm-10pm – More info HERE
- SIGNS OF SPRING
Escape the chilly weather with an early taste of Spring at the Muttart Conservatory’s newest Feature Pyramid! Don’t forget to take advantage of the city’s awesome 2-for-1 Admission Deal to use your Muttart ticket to also get admission to the Edmonton Valley Zoo!
Saturday, March 25 & Sunday, March 26 – 10am-5pm – More info HERE
- SENSORY-FRIENDLY DAYS AT THE VALLEY ZOO
The Edmonton Valley Zoo is launching some sensory-friendly initiatives during Spring Break week! These include having additional interpretive staff on hand, having a sensory room available, lower volume and capacity on the Conservation Carousel and more!
March 25 to March 31 – 10am-4pm – More info HERE
- INDIGENOUS PEOPLES EXPERIENCE AT FORT EDMONTON PARK
Here’s another great 2-for-1 deal! The Indigenous Peoples Experience at Fort Edmonton Park is open on the weekends this winter! Bonus, visitors who purchase a ticket for the Indigenous Peoples Experience will also get a FREE general admission ticket for Fort Edmonton Park for the 2023 season!
Saturdays & Sundays until March 26 – 12pm-4pm – More info HERE
- WINTER RECREATION PROGRAM
Skate, sled or play in the park with your family – then warm up by the fire with the city’s Winter Recreation program! (Bonus – There’s FREE hot chocolate on Friday evenings!)
Fridays, 6pm-9pm; Saturdays & Sundays, 2pm-8pm – Victoria, Rundle, Hawrelak, Jackie Parker, Castle Downs – more info HERE
- PLAY RANGERS
It’s the final Saturday for the March Kicksled theme at the City of Edmonton Play Rangers program! Drop in for fun at Whitemud Park on Saturday!
Saturdays, 12pm-6pm – More info HERE
- MOVIES AT METRO CINEMA!
“Rango” is the Reel Family Cinema movie on Saturday, March 25. Kids 12 and under get in FREE!
Saturday, March 25 – 1pm – More info HERE
- GET CRAFTY AT MICHAELS
Decorate for Easter with this week’s FREE Sunday Makebreak. Make an adorable Pom-pom chick wreath!
Sunday, March 26 – drop in between 2pm-4pm – More info HERE