Things to Do in Edmonton in June
The sun is shining (we're talking up to 17 hours of sunlight a day) and June has arrived with festivals and events in full swing! We've got festivals for beer fanatics, music lovers, art aficionados and everyone in between. What are you waiting for? Start exploring!
Show Your Pride!
Celebrate Indigenous Edmonton
This One's for the Kids
Over 55,000 children come out to play and meet professional artists from across the country at the International Children’s Festival of the Arts. This magical multi-day festival transforms the banks of the Sturgeon River in St. Albert into a mighty carnival for an event that removes barriers, fosters joy, embraces creativity, and inspires the next generation of artists.
Let's Get Whimsical
Come for the Art, Stay for the Party
Serve Up Some Fun
Good Tunes and Good Eats
Soundtrack Music Festival
Party in the ICE District
Downtown's ICE District is hosting some stellar music festivals this month! First up, Rock the District from June 16-18 will have the crowds of Fan Park headbanging to Glass Tiger, Loverboy, and more! Then, get your rave gear ready for BOMFEST from June 23-24! Get outside, let loose, and dance like nobody's watching.
More Live Music
Rock of Ages at Mayfield Dinner Theatre
Fort Edmonton Park
Fort Edmonton Park is officially open for the season! This iconic attraction takes you on a thrilling journey through Edmonton's fascinating history, from the Fur Trade era to the Roaring Twenties. Take a horse-drawn wagon through the Settlement Era on 1885 Street, see the Municipal Era on 1905 Street, then ride a vintage streetcar to the Metropolitan Era on 1920 Street. The Indigenous Peoples Experience is an awe-inspiring addition to the park's exciting offerings.
Renew Your Excitement
Take Me Out to the Ball Game
See city vistas from a new perspective on the High Level Bridge Street Car with a glass of cask beer in hand! Running from May 25 to October, The Common is hosting Street Car Cask Parties, and it's a summer experience that you don't want to miss. Enjoy a different Alberta Brewery for each journey, food from local restaurants, and entertainment at The Common after you return from your trip. If you haven't watched the sunset over the river valley from atop the High Level Bridge, you're missing out — views don't get much better than this. Bottoms up!
Bringing Sax-y back!
Catch the coolest cats in town as the TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival brings the world’s best jazz performers to Edmonton. You’re sure to hit the right note with the full gamut of jazz sounds on the menu. Swing by and treat your ears to some sultry saxophone, groovin’ baselines, silky voices – all that jazz.
June 28 - July 2