Start your date with a romantic stroll around the iconic Alberta Legislature Building. Set atop the banks of the North Saskatchewan River Valley, “the Leg” is an enchanting place to take in any season, gazing upon its marble pillars and carved oak.
As your date continues, grab a picnic basket and head down to Hawrelak Park, where you can relax around the five-hectare lake and hectares of river valley.
Or snag your best pair of driving gloves and head to Speeders, where you can race around the indoor track at speeds up to 70km/h! Race your sweetheart on a daring 14 lap course with hairpin turns and tight corners!
Alternatively, engage your appetite and brain at the same time with an evening at the Art Gallery of Alberta. Enjoy world-class exhibitions capped off with the elegance of Zinc Restaurant, where you’ll enjoy the chef’s five-course tasting menu, featuring everything from pan-seared scallops to Sous Vide pheasant breast.
Or perhaps you decide to practice your cooking flair together with one of Edmonton’s great cooking classes. Check out Get Cooking for a relaxed and intimate class for any range of food enthusiast. Whether you’re looking for basic skills or are passionate about eating fresh, buying local and getting to know food producers, Kathryn will take you on a culinary journey you won’t soon forget!
What would be better though than a night of fine food and great entertainment? Mayfield Dinner Theatre will give you a blend of thrills, suspense, humour and entertainment, all with a side of delicious of course.
And of course, for outdoor night-time entertainment, what better than the majestic Northern Lights. Grab a lawn chair, hot chocolate and blankets and enjoy the greatest show in the skies.