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Edmonton Festival City

Canada's Festival City

Edmonton hosts an incredible array of colourful, entertaining festivals every year that celebrate arts, culture, sports, film, theatre and winter - including Canada's largest folk music festival, Canada's oldest street performers festival and North America's largest and longest-running Fringe festival. No matter what you're in the mood for, you'll be able to find the perfect celebration in Canada's Festival City. 

 Upcoming Festivals


Edmonton International Film Festival
Sep 26 - Oct 5, 2013

International, independent, and eye-opening.


Alberta Culture Days
September 27-29, 2013

An Alberta-wide celebration of arts & culture.


Accordion Extravaganza
September 27-29, 2013

All things accordion!


Edmonton Comedy Festival
October 16-19, 2013

Jam-packed with some of the funniest comics in North America.


Edmonton Chante
October 1-5, 2013

A must-see for music lovers with performances throughout Old Strathcona.


October 16-27, 2013

Canada's premier festival of non-fiction.

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