Edmonton Weekend Guide :: November 23-25

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This weekend, you could almost start decorating for the holidays. This year, consider soft pastel hues for wreaths and ribbons for a perfectly pretty holiday season {inspiration here}.

 

ListenElegance, Exoticism & Esctasy
Shop: Shades of Grey Black Friday Sale - Take an additioanl 40% off Fall Sale Items

 

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A few fun things you may have missed:
Take your man here - and buy some boxers.
Say YES to fabulous holiday hair.
Go sledding at Edmonton's Best Tobaggon Hills.
Get those Christmas Cards in the mail.

Crafty Ambitions
Make it Edmonton
What: A fashion, craft and art market to change your mind about ‘craft fairs’.
Why: Shop for indie goods while grooving to upbeat music by local musicians.
Where: The Enjoy Centre (101 Riel Drive. St.Albert - MAP)
When: Friday, Nov 23 (11am-9pm), Saturday, Nov 24 (11am-7pm) and Sunday, Nov 25 (11am-5pm)

 

Global Gifting
Just Christmas
What: Global Market Place for quality arts, handmade crafts and other goods/
Why: The gifts for sale come from non-profit and charitable organizations. You buy a gift and your money goes to building healthy communities around the world.
Even better: Live music and a sampling of global food.
Where: Alberta Avenue Community Centre (9210 - 118 Avenue)
When: Friday Nov. 23 from 5:30 - 9:00pm and Saturday Nov. 24 from 9:30 - 4 pm

 

The Fine Art of Schmoozy
Latitude 53
What: The perfect mix of an art auction, live music and yummy food (The Common, Niche, Zenari's).
Why: Amazing artworks donated to the silent auction. Bid on one and support Latitude 53’s vision of exploring the boundaries of contemporary art.
Where: Latitude 53 (10248 - 106 Street). Buy your tickets online for $35-$40.
When:
Saturday, November 24. Doors open at 8pm.

 

A Season of Strange
Contemporary Art and the Baroque
What: Misled by nature, artists explores the battle of good and evil with engravings, woodcravings, etchings and other contemporary work.
Why: Demons, beasts and highly emotive environments.
Where: Art Gallery of Alberta (102A Ave and 99 Street)
When:On until January 6, 2013.