Planit Events Inc. shares 8 great events to attend this summer in Edmonton!
8 Events You Need to Attend in Edmonton this Summer
The sun is getting warmer and the days are getting longer which only means one thing- summer is here! With that being said I thought I would share some fun activities in and around Edmonton for June, July, and August. Keep in mind these are just a few events and there are plenty more! For a full list of Edmonton events, check out Explore Edmonton’s Event Calendar!
Catch an Edmonton Riverhawks Game
The Edmonton Riverhawks are back for another season starting June 6, 2022, with tickets starting at $19.99 (discount for seniors, children, and groups). Catch some rays in the early evening and enjoy a hot dog in the stands while you watch Edmonton’s baseball team defend their home base! Visit the Edmonton Riverhawks website to purchase your ticket!
Join the Stands to Watch the Edmonton Elks
The Edmonton Elks are back to fight toward the Grey Cup! Grab a ticket online and watch the infamous Edmonton CFL team with a cold beer and some great snacks! Tickets can be purchased online on the Edmonton Elks website!
Get Jazzy at the Edmonton International Jazz Fest
Running from June 26, 2022, to July 3, 2022, check out some great jazz artists at the Edmonton International Jazz Festival at different venues around the city. This year’s artists feature The Berner Brothers, Social Eyes, Arlo Maverick, and many more! To check out the full list of artists and the venues they are playing at, visit the Edmonton Jazz website.
The Works Art and Design Festival
Venture to downtown Edmonton to check out this year’s The Works Art and Design Festival. The festival is free to the public and art can be admired throughout Churchill Square in mid-July. For more information visit the festival website!
Edmonton International Street Performers Festival
The Edmonton International Street Performers Festival is back this year from July 8-17, 2022. Bring the family for a fun day in Churchill Square! Check out the talented street performers and grab a tasty bite from the food trucks on-site! For more information visit the Edmonton Street Fest website!
Market 192 (June 14-Sep 22)
Who doesn’t love a new farmers market to check out! Visit Market 192 this summer to check out some great local vendors and enjoy an evening in the summer sun. The market runs Tuesdays from 4-7 pm starting June 14, 2022. For more information visit their Facebook page!
Taste of Edmonton (Jul 21 to Jul 31)
Who doesn’t love some great food and entertainment in the Edmonton downtown core! Visit the Taste of Edmonton for another year of delicious vendors to try from July 21, 2022, to July 31, 2022! For more information visit the Taste of Edmonton website.
Edmonton Heritage Festival (Jul 30-Aug 1)
Come taste the flavors of the world at the Edmonton Heritage Festival over the August long weekend! Try out new flavors and experience cultures from all over the world! Visit the website to learn more.