Edmonton Weekend Guide :: March 6-9


Eat: Menu of Modern Art 3 - Starry Night
Cheer: Edmonton Oilers vs Los Angeles Kings
Listen: Live music via YEGLive.ca
Sold Out: Nerd Nite #11
Few tickets remain: Pecha Kucha Night 18 (Thursday)

Taste of Iceland is happening this weekend around the city. It's a free festival that introduces Edmontonians to the food and music of our northerly neighbour. Try authentic Icelandic cuisine and take in some unique musical celebrations. Head over here to learn more.

If you like food, beer, supporting local, and nice people then you should make your way to Hijacked! at Alley Kat Brewery on Saturday night. There are great auction prizes to be won too. Tickets include your meal and a cold beer. 

Books2Eat Gala is hosted by Edmonton Public Library on Saturday brings literary and culinary worlds together for a great cause. Chefs are challenged to design cakes based on literary themes, and guests are treated to a delicious meal, silent auction, and more. 

Expanse Festival is a four day celebration of art-in-motion. All weekend, take in performances and workshops about the art and movement of dance. Check the schedule and read about the workshops here.

The Enjoy Centre n St. Albert is home to Fashionista Gala on Saturday night. Catch a fashion show and shop more than 500 original artworks for sale. Tickets and more info here.

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