Edmonton Weekend Guide :: November 14-17


Shop: Christmas Gift Show at Royal Glenora Club
Sip: Tea Party for Peace 
See: Cory Christopher Christmas Market

BoardLink gives the every-day professional a chance to meet arts organizations looking for young professionals, gain board experience for the future, and help the arts thrive in Edmonton! It's happening Thursday night at Startup Edmonton and food from Elm Cafe will be there.

On Saturday night, Art Gallery of Alberta is hosting another Refinery late night art party. This one is called Funhouse and it features The World's Smallest Circus Show, fanciful eats and fun-filled activities. More info and tickets can be found here.

Christmas on the Square Holiday Light Up marks the beginning of the Christmas season in Churchill Square. On Saturday, head to the core for music and entertainment, and stay til 6pm for the lighting of the giant tree and a fireworks show.

Premiere to Winter is an event taking place in the swanky 2nd floor lobby of Epcor Tower on Thursday evening. See the premiere of a short film about our Winter City, enjoy live performances, and snacks. Free parking underground, and the $5 cover goes to Boyle Street Community Centre.

Pure Spec is holding it's 9th annual gathering of science fiction, fantasy, comics, gaming, and more on Saturday and Sunday at the Ramada Hotel on Kingsway Avenue. Meet authors, costumers, and speakers.

The Health Show is held at Edmonton Expo Centre on Saturday from 10am-6pm. Stop by for new diet, supplement, exercise, and lifestyle tips for healthy living. Suitable for all ages and health levels, you'll be sure to learn a thing or two that will be helpful.

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