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Things for Teens and Adults to Do in Edmonton
Discover fun things to do in Edmonton when you travel to Edmonton or travel Alberta! These attractions offer plenty of things to do in Edmonton for adults, including several great nightlife options.
Following the Calgary Stampede, K-Days (formerly Klondike Days or Edmonton Expo) offers10 days of jam-packed day of fun on the fair grounds, making it one of the top Edmonton events! Taste sugary, mouthwatering carnival foods, ride the thrilling Midway rides, watch the roving entertainment, and finish off the night with a concert from some of the most popular musicians, and a dazzling fireworks display. K-Days kicks off with a K-Days Parade on July 22, and the fun continues July 22-31, 2016.
Stroll the lively, pedestrian-friendly streets of Whyte Ave. and beyond in the Old Strathcona district where you’ll encounter unique dining and shopping venues, multiple theatre venues for film and live performances, the weekly Saturday Farmers' Market, unique local restaurant, patios, and cafes, and plenty of boutique shopping.
Art Gallery of Alberta
Even those without an eye for art can appreciate and enjoy the stunning collections curated by Alberta’s premier gallery. Their permanent collection houses over 6,000 pieces and their special exhibits present a variety of mediums and styles, ranging from traditional paintings by Rembrandt to avant-garde instillation art. The Art Gallery of Alberta is open late on Wednesday nights from 5 pm - 9 pm, and guests can enjoy special exhibition tours and complimentary signature cocktails themed to the featured exhibit.
Telus World of Science — Science
Once a month, Edmonton's science centre stays open late for Adults Only Night. Guests can explore the exhibits and attractions kid-free and with a glass of wine or beer from the cash bar. Plus, there are fun featured activities and programming just for the occasion!