Edmonton & Area Activities


Check out the events and programs in the City’s ​Recreation Centres Program Guide - Spring 2020 and the ​2020 Spring in the City Programs Guide

Summer Registered Programs and Day Camps

The snow may be on the ground, but it’s not too early to plan for your family’s summer activities 2020 City of Edmonton program registration dates are as follows:

  • Registered Programs
    • ○ Move.Learn.Play Members: ​May 5, 2020 at 8:30am
    • ○ Non-Members: May 6, 2020 at 8:30am

Find out what's happening every day on the City of Edmonton's Events Calendar.

Toboggan Hills The City maintains toboggan hills at several locations with safe run-outs, safety signage and reduced hazards.

Outdoor Skating & Ice Rinks Skaters can use public outdoor ice skating surfaces in major parks or Community Leagues.

Cross Country Skiing Edmonton’s River Valley is home to a large number of cross-country ski trails. These trails are accessible, open to everyone and regularly groomed and to accommodate different levels of skiers.

Get involved!

Edmonton Tool Library - provides unique service to community.

Get Involved with the City of Edmonton Bike Plan

Subscribe to the City of Edmonton's Indigenous Relations Bulletin.

Organize and register for guided urban tree plantings with Root for Trees May to October.

Find links and contacts in the Indigenous Edmonton Directory.

Discover how the City can help you with community programs and neighbourhood events.

Give your opinion by joining the Edmonton Insight Community

Find your nearest community league and become a member.

City of Edmonton Programs and Activities

Fall is here and with it comes a huge variety of things to do for adults, children, seniors, families, community groups, and schools. Check out below what the City has to offer. Maybe you’ll even find an activity that your community league can offer as a special event for your members to enjoy together!

Central Lions Senior Association Programs

  • Central Lions provides a welcoming and supportive environment for everyone 55 and older to participate in recreation, education and social programs, as well as events that enrich the body, mind and spirit.

River Valley Programs/Outdoor Pursuits

  • Spend some quality time learning a new skill that will stay with you for the rest of your life. River Valley Programs provides outdoor pursuit programs to community groups, Edmonton and area schools, corporations and the general public.

Drop In Activities/Programs

  • Feeling spontaneous? The City of Edmonton offers a variety of drop-in activities, with no registration required. Simply look up the schedule for when these offerings are available and drop in.

Year Round Green Shack

  • Join in on games, sports, crafts, music, drama and special events min a playground near you. A complete list of activities and special events are posted on the side of Green Shacks each week.