Weekend Guide - September 10-12

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The weekend promises to be full of rainy skies. There's so much to do, you'll hardly notice. So, grab your umbrella and enjoy the city.

Rebound Please
Edmonton Eskimos
What: The 2-7 Edmonton Eskimos are trying to pull off an unexpected win against the 8-1 Calgary Stampeders.
Why: After losing 52-5 on Labour Day in Calgary, let’s hope the Eskimos are up for some redemption.
When: Friday, September 10 at 7pm
Where: Commonwealth Stadium, Tickets $21.00-$82.50

Cowboys & Cowgals
Country Music Week
What:
Brush off your cowboy hat and boots! Country Music Week has arrived in Edmonton.
Why: It’s a weekend of country music, two-steppin’, whiskey drinking, knee-slapping country fun.
Where: Events throughout the city. Get more details.

One-of-A-Kind Love
Handmade Mafia

What:
A collective of local Edmontonians gather for a monthly market featuring handmade goods.
Why:
Toss aside any preconceived notions of handmade goods - this mafia takes it to the next step.
Where: Orange Hall - Just behind the Old Strathcona Farmers Market off Whyte Ave.

When
: Saturday, September 11 from 10am-4pm.

Bust a Move
Shade 105 & The Treasury Vodka Bar and Eatery
What: Two new clubs to the Edmonton night scene.
Why: These upscale, downtown clubs are all lounging and getting’ your dance on.
When: Hit them up on Friday and Saturday night.
Where
: Shade 105 (10148 105th Street) and The Treasury Vodka Bar and Eatery (10004 Jasper Avenue)

Beer & Action
Sunday Night Movie
What: Sunday night movies while drinking wine and beer.
Why: This week's feature film, Beerfest, tells the story of two brothers in Germany for Oktoberfest. It seems only fitting to raise a stein of beer while watching the flick.
When: Sunday, September 12 at 7:30pm.
Where
: 4th & Vine Winebar & Bistro (11358 104th Avenue)