If you recently moved to Edmonton or will be moving soon, read on for some great summer activities in this northern Alberta city.

Did you know that Edmonton has 18 hours of daylight in the summer months? So, plan to fill your days with the many summer adventures this city has to offer:

Elk Island National Park

See the free-roaming Elk and Bisson and watch the most spectacular northern lights show. Bring your tent or plan to stay in the park’s many tents and cabins.

Royal Alberta Museum

Take in all the fantastic displays in the main museum and the Children’s Gallery.

Edmonton Valley Zoo

Tour the zoo to see the 350 different animal species.

Muttart Plant Conservatory

Take in the tropical paradise as you explore the hundreds of plant species.

North Saskatchewan River

This river/parkland has so much to offer. And you can bike, kayak, or paddleboard on the massive river. Take a picnic and enjoy yourself on the river’s shores with the whole family.

West Edmonton Mall

A perfect place to go on a rainy day with 48 blocks of stores and restaurants. There is also an indoor waterpark, roller coaster, ice rink, and go-carting. Tour the mall to see all the water displays and the submarines and ships.


Edmonton has over 50 different festivals each year, so look up the current festivals in your area.

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