Edmonton Weekend Guide :: July 31 - August 4

August Long Weekend has arrived, marking the half-way point of Summer. Take advantage of the rooftop patios, tan lines, and endless summer skies while they're still hot!

Go: Big Valley Jamboree
Family: Fairy Berry Festival at Prairie Gardens
Cheer: FC Edmonton
Drink: Caskapalooza at Craft Beer Market

The Culture Collective is on Thursday night at Yellowhead Brewery. It's an event series showcasing local talent with a focus on film, performing arts and music. Shop the arts market while you're entertained by live performances.

Heritage Festival at Hawrelak Park is a 3-day showcase of our multicultural heritage with over 60 pavilions representing over eighty-five cultures from all over the world. Take in the cultural displays, sample tasty dishes, and shop the multicultural wares from Saturday to Monday. Remember there is no public parking! 

The 29th annual Blueberry Bluegrass and Country Music Society Festival runs Friday to Sunday in Stony Plain's Heritage Park. The festival showcases the best in roots, country and folk, including live shows and workshops.

Photo: See the amazing photographs Carmyn Joy took at K-Days this week.