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Edmonton, Canada

Things To Do In Edmonton

The Art Gallery of Alberta regularly exhibits stunning art from all over the world. The public gallery showcases some of the 5,000 works from its own collection as well as traveling exhibitions, making each visit a new window into artistic interpretations. In addition, the Art Gallery of Alberta offers art classes for kids.

100-10230 Jasper Avenue Enterprise Square
Edmonton, AB T3J4P6
Phone: 780-422-6223

Symphonic masterpieces are coaxed from instruments at the Winspear Centre in downtown Edmonton. Music from classic composers like Dvorak and Bach are common, but the centre also provides music lovers with the works of contemporary composers throughout its season.

9720 102nd Avenue Northwest #4
Edmonton, AB T5J4B2
Phone: 780-428-1414

The Yardbird Suite has been Edmonton's jazz venue since 1957, and home to the Edmonton Jazz Society since 1973. You won't find a hipper space or better venue for live jazz anywhere in town.

11 Tommy Banks Way
Edmonton, AB T6E2M2
Phone: 780-432-0428

The Starlite Room is the premiere small hall concert venue in Edmonton, located in downtown Edmonton inside a historic brick building, originally constructed in 1925 by the Salvation Army to house its northern Alberta headquarters. Besides the stage for live bands, the complex also houses Brixx Bar & Grill and a nightclub, The Temple.

10030 102nd Street
Edmonton, AB T5J 0V6
Phone: 780-428-1099

With an indoor water park, a miniature-golf course, live sea lions and a number of other on-site attractions, West Edmonton Mall could easily be mistaken for an amusement park. With a hotel on the grounds, visitors don't even need to set foot outside. Rounding off the experience are the mall's more than 800 shops and restaurants. This 48-block structure is so immense and all-encompassing that it has playfully been referred to as the 8th Wonder of the World.

8882 170th Street
Edmonton, AB T5T4M2
Phone: 780-444-5200

Fort Edmonton Park is a 19th-century Canadian fort now staffed by costumed actors and guides who provide visitors with information on the area's past. The park has been reconstructed to represent various eras in the fort's existence. The living museum's period-accurate and original structures showcase yesteryear's fur trading, settlement, municipal and metropolitan eras.

Whitemud Drive Northwest and Fort Edmonton Park Road Northwest
Edmonton, AB T5J2R7
Phone: 780-442-5311

Try your luck at one of 650 slot machines or 35 table games including Baccarat, poker, Black Jack, craps, Caribbean poker, three and four card poker, and roulette. Century Casino is also home to great musical acts on a regular basis.

13103 Fort Road NW
Edmonton, AB T5A1C3
Phone: 780-643-4000

Food & Drink In Edmonton

The Manor Cafe is located in a beautifully renovated historic home near the west end of Jasper Avenue. The menu at Manor is a veritable kaleidoscope of international cuisine with interesting dishes from around the globe. If you want to take your significant other or a group of friends on a "dining adventure" the Manor Cafe is the place to be.

10109 125th Street
Edmonton, AB T5N1S7
Phone: 780-482-7577

Characters Fine Dining offers an elegant dining room with a decor of brick walls, polished hardwood and an open kitchen. Characters features a menu of American standards with a diversity of fresh, seasonal offerings presented with exceptional attentive and accommodating service.

10257 105 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 1E3
Phone: 780-421-4100

Packrat Louie, located in the heart of the Old Strathcona district, offers a menu as distinct as its name. European- inspired dishes and a stellar wine list make Packrat an absolute must for casual dining with friends, business lunches, cocktails in the lounge or as a start to a memorable evening. Signature dishes include the rack of lamb, prosciutto-wrapped giant prawns, loin of venison, wood-fired gourmet pizzas and a revolving selection of decadent desserts.

10335 83 Avenye NW
Edmonton, AB T6E 2C6
Phone: 780-433-0123

This tiny gem of a restaurant is nestled in one of Edmonton's oldest neighborhoods. The focus is on creative and eclectic cuisine, serving serious food in a casual atmosphere. The wine list continues to grow in order to keep up with daily specials and a finely tuned menu. The Red Ox Inn is the perfect choice for a quiet dinner, a small gathering of friends, or even a private party.

9420 91 Street
Edmonton, AB T6C 3P4
Phone: 780-465-5727

Wildflower features world-class "New Canadian" cuisine within a cutting-edge design. Chef Yoshi Chubachi, winner of 42 International Culinary gold medals, leads an award-wining brigade, showcasing primarily Canadian ingredients. Eye-popping presentations, global influences, a sommelier on staff, seasoned professional service and a warm feeling round out a fantastic dining experience.

10009 107th Street Northwest
Edmonton, AB T5J1J1
Phone: 780-990-1938

A friendly neighborhood bistro serving contemporary ethnic comfort food. Founded in 2004 by self-taught chef Brad Lazarenko and operated by partner Ed Donszelmann, Culina Mill Creek is open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and weekend brunch.

9914-89 Avenue NW
Edmonton, AB T6E 2S7
Phone: 780-437-5588

In 2008, childhood friends Christian Mena and Adelino Oliveira opened SABOR Restaurant with a vision-to highlight both their special talents and bring Edmonton an incredible dining experience using the freshest ingredients, old-world flavours, and a level of hospitality Edmonton yearned for. With warmth, passion, and dedication-Christian, Lino and the entire team at SABOR strive to provide service excellence and create a welcoming place to gather with friends and family.

10220 103 Street Northwest
Edmonton, AB T5J 0Y8
Phone: 780-757-1114