Illuminate your curiosity at Downtown Spark! Be on the lookout as downtown Edmonton welcomes immersive cultural exhibits, a colourful pop-up park, creative art installations and so much more. Experience the magic of the city’s core with physically distant experiences that everyone can enjoy safely.

It all starts with a single spark. Where will it ignite next?

Please remember to stay home if you're sick, practice safe physical distancing and follow the public safety measures put in place to keep our community safe.

Support Local

Explore the core as you support the many incredible local businesses that call downtown Edmonton home! Make a meal of your visit by signing up for the Explore Edmonton Downtown Dining Pass, a mobile savings passport that includes many to-go deals at the city's best local taprooms, inventive eateries, cozy cafés and more. Discover the independent boutiques and retailers that line 104th Street, then experience physically-distant attractions like River Valley Adventure Co. or the Neon Sign Museum.

Mamanaw Pekiskwewina | Mother Tongues: amiskwacîwâskahikan

Arts District Animation

Root 107

Winter Birds

Fantastic Planet


A Taste of Al Fresco

Explore the Core

Ignite your imagination as you explore downtown Edmonton. To view a printable version of this map, click the button below!

Health and Safety Measures

Downtown Spark is working closely with Alberta Health Services, Environmental Public Health to present safe opportunities for Edmontonians to enjoy downtown that comply with current provincial orders and guidelines. When heading downtown, please remember to:

  • Follow the public safety measures our partners and businesses have adopted to keep our community safe.
  • Maintain physical distance between yourself and others.
  • Stay at home if you're sick.

Downtown Spark is made possible in partnership with the City of Edmonton, Downtown Business Association, Explore Edmonton, Edmonton Arts Council, Western Economic Diversification Canada and supported by the Art Gallery of Alberta, Citadel Theatre, Winspear Centre, Latitude 53, Downtown Edmonton Community League and CO*LAB.