Downtown Patio Contest

Enter to win an incredible patio prize package!

Summer is the perfect time to take a trip down patio lane - there's no doubt about it, downtown Edmonton has some of the best patios around! Stop in at one of the Al Fresco eateries in the city's core, then enter to win a VIP private party on the rooftop of the Art Gallery of Alberta brought to you by the Downtown Business Association, Explore Edmonton, Prairie Catering and the Art Gallery of Alberta.

The incredible prize package includes:

  • A private party on the rooftop of the AGA
  • Alcoholic (or-non alcoholic) drinks and food for 20 people
  • Admission to the Art Gallery of Alberta galleries
  • A private performance by a local band


The contest closes on August 25th and the winner will be notified via email on August 27th. Click here for complete contest rules and regulations.

Enter to Win

Thank you for entering! The winner will be notified on August 27th.

Patio Showdown

Cruise on over to the Downtown Business Association's Instagram stories to vote for your favourite downtown patio! Categories include:

  • Best Coffee Shop Patio
  • Best Patio View
  • Best Night Out Patio
  • Best Patio for People Watching
  • Best "Off-The-Beaten-Path" Patio


Head to the DBA website for a list of 'Off the Beaten Path' patios, a handy Downtown Patio Map and list of winners when they are announced!