Edmonton Weekend Guide :: May 2-5


Last chance to get tickets: Art Gallery of Alberta's silent auction and swanky party, Art on the Block is next weekend-get your tickets before they sell out!

The Royal Bison Craft and Art Fair is setting up shop from Friday to Sunday.  You can find the best and quirkiest art, crafts, and design the city has to offer just north of the Old Strathcona Farmer's Market (8426 Gateway Blvd). It's only $2 to get in!

The Breakfast Television Studio opens up for an after-hours party including performances by Jay Sparrow, GirlsClub, and more. Trip the Light 2 is on Friday night at 8pm. Tickets available here.

LogiCON 2013 will take over U of A's Centennial Centre for Interdisciplinary Science on Saturday and Sunday. It's a FREE two day event with many speakers to choose from talking about everything from evolution, philosophy of science, biodiversity, and more. See the schedule of speakers here. RSVP here.

Dying for an outdoor farmers' market? The Callingwood Farmers' Market kicks off it's 29th season on Sunday from 10am-3pm. Peruse over 100 tables of fresh food and crafts at the Northeast corner of Marketplace at Callingwood (6655-178 Street).

Learn more about the neighbourhoods we live in through guided walking tours from Jane's Walk Edmonton. Started in Toronto in 2007, the walks began as an informative way to honour urbanist Jane Jacobs' vision of walkable neighbourhoods and people meeting others in their community. This weekend, there are 17 walks to join all over the city. Check out the schedule here.

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