February 12, 2016 to February 13, 2016
Winefest Edmonton is back to spoil your senses. This all-inclusive event allows you to 'try before you buy' within a casually refined atmosphere - every sip and sample is included in the ticket price. Wine experts are available to share their knowledge as guests taste their way from booth to booth, suggesting tasting notes while educating the palate and senses. A decadent selection of hors d'oeuvres is served in a relaxed, yet fun atmosphere. Attendees can take advantage of an onsite Sobeys Liquor and Safeway Wine & Spirits store to purchase their favourite finds to enjoy at home. Also included in the ticket price are a Tasting Notebook and complimentary wine glass. Tickets sell-out quickly!
Friday Evening, February 12, 7-10 pm
Saturday Afternoon, February 13, 2-5 pm
Saturday Evening, February 13, 7-10 pm
Please note that Winefest is an adult-only event. All attendees must be legal drinking age. Minors (including infants) are not permitted to attend Winefest.
All attendees are encouraged to bring a non-perishable food item or monetary donation for the Edmonton Food Bank. This year, Winefest will make every donation go further by contributing $1 for every pound of food donated, and topping off monetary donations by 25%!
Boodang presents Frequency
February 13, 2016 to February 14, 2016
This February, we celebrate 17 years of dancefloor memories as Boodang's largest annual massive returns to the Shaw Conference Centre on Family Day long weekend. With over 24 acts over 2 days, Frequency will mark our anniversary with the production, decor, and overall ambience that make it both special and successful every year.
The first night of the event runs until 2:30AM - giving you lots of time to get rest before we celebrate the second night until 6:00AM. Come join us in yet another unforgettable weekend powered by Boodang. Let's get freqy.
This show is 18+ only.Event Website Buy Tickets
Alberta Chamber of Resources Annual General Meeting and Banquet
February 19, 2016
The banquet emerged through the years from a combination of the annual general meeting and the member dinner, and began to take its current shape around 1977.
This year, we are proud to have Patrick Kiernan, morning business and news anchor for New York 1, as the keynote speaker. The Alberta born TV personality is one of New York City’s most recognizable faces, and has been the star of countless TV and movie cameos. He was a 2014 X-Prize finalist for his Web-In-A-Box idea (technology designed to provide back-up internet service in the event of a blackout following a disaster). The Globe and Mail named Mr. Kiernan one of 16 Canadians Canada would like to have back and the ACR is proud to be bringing him home to help us celebrate our 80th Anniversary Banquet.Event Website Buy Tickets
Classified - VENUE CHANGE
February 19, 2016 7:00 PM to 11:00 PM
The Classified show on Friday, February 19 has moved to Union Hall. Previously purchased tickets will be honoured at the new venue.Buy Tickets
February 20, 2016 6:00 PM to 11:00 PM
Grammy Award-nominated, multi-platinum hard rock titans Disturbed have kicked off the Canadian leg of their Immortalized tour. They will be joined by special guests Saint Asonia and Age of Days. 18 + show, no minors.
Tickets on-sale November 27th at 10:00 a.m.Buy Tickets
90th Annual Greater Edmonton Teachers' Convention
February 25, 2016 to February 26, 2016
The Greater Edmonton Teachers’ Convention Association develops programs of general interest to teachers at all levels across a broad field of curriculum. Convention planning takes into account the needs of individual teachers to become aware of new knowledge and trends in teaching and school organization, and also their needs to establish and broaden communications with other teachers on matters of professional concern.Event Website
Brian Webb Dance Company's 36th Annual Art Auction
March 03, 2016
We're moving to an evening of great food at a sit-down dinner created by Chef Simon Smotkowicz, hip music, and of course our famous art auction! It's your opportunity to bid on really beautiful art by local, Canadian and international artists, as well as great lifestyle items like a helicopter ride to the Purcell Lodge.
The BWDC is inspired by the many artists who support our work by donating their art for auction. We are very thankful and grateful for the relationship we have with our visual arts community.Event Website Buy Tickets
Central East Alberta Teachers' Convention
March 10, 2016 to March 11, 2016
The Central East Alberta Teachers’ Convention supports professionalism and enhances student learning by addressing teachers’ professional needs, supporting professional collaboration, advancing effective teaching practices and motivating reflective practice by exploring research and emerging educational issues.Event Website
KO Boxing presents Retribution
March 11, 2016
Join us for a knockout night featuring intense boxing competition and one of the biggest fights in women's boxing. Edith Soledad Matthysse (14-7-1, 1 KO) will travel to Edmonton to defend her WBC and WBA women’s featherweight championship belts against Edmonton’s Jelena Mrdjenovich (35-10-1, 19 KO’s).
March 15, 2016
In support of Repentless, the band's 12th studio album and its career-highest chart debut, Slayer will rock the Shaw Conference Centre with special guests Testament and Carcass.
Tickets on-sale December 5 at 10 a.m.Buy Tickets
Thaw at the Shaw featuring the Offspring
March 24, 2016
Come out and play on March 24 with legendary punk rock band, the Offspring with guests Gob and Pigeon Park. It all takes place at Thaw at the Shaw. Tickets on-sale January 15 at 10 a.m.
Please Note: This is a general admission, 18+ event. No Minors will be admitted, Government ID will be required.
Northern Lights Music Festival
March 25, 2016 to March 26, 2016
The 4th annual Northern Lights Musical Festival returns to the Shaw Conference Centre Friday, March 25th and Saturday, March 26th. World renowned top tier artists including: Odesza, Duke Dumont, Thomas Jack, SNBRN, Porter Robinson, RL Grime, Keys N Krates, Mija, Ekali, and Mitz are slated to perform with more announcements to come! Tickets on sale January 4th at 10:00 a.m.Event Website Buy Tickets
Alberta College of Social Workers 2016 Annual Conference
March 31, 2016 to April 02, 2016
Welcome to the ACSW 2016 Annual Conference, Social Workers Embracing a Diverse and Changing World! The conference invites “seasoned” and “up and coming” social workers to critically reflect on theory and practice to embrace and respond to the increasingly diverse and changing world.Event Website
Edmonton's International Beerfest
April 01, 2016 to April 02, 2016
Bigger and better! Edmonton’s International Beerfest takes over 40 000 sq feet of space in Edmonton’s premier conference destination; The Shaw Conference Centre. With over 200 beers available for tasting, a whole new line-up of entertainment, and Edmonton’s most popular and best beer serving establishments represented; this year is shaping up to be a blast. The event has sold out six years straight, so get your tickets early!Event Website Buy Tickets
Annual WAL-MAC Pool Tournament
April 14, 2016 to April 18, 2016
WAL-MAC has offered fun, yet competitive pool leagues in the Edmonton area since 1991. We are members of the Valley National 8-Ball Association (VNEA) and the Billiard Congress of America (BCA). WAL-MAC Pool League members compete in weekly matches, fun tournaments and our own WAL-MAC Pool League Championship Tournament at the end of each season.Event Website
Global News Woman of Vision Celebration
April 14, 2016 5:30 PM to 10:30 PM
Join us for the 21st Annual Global News Woman of Vision Celebration Event on April 14th, 2016 at the Shaw Conference Centre. Please note that this year’s inspirational event has moved to an evening format.Event Website Buy Tickets
Glenrose Foundation Courage Gala
April 15, 2016
Honorary Chairs Stephen Petasky & Carrie Doll invite you to explore the road map to courage on Friday April 15th, 2016 through interactive story-telling, uplifting musical performances, and whole-hearted support of our patients and those who care for them.Event Website Buy Tickets
APEGA Summit 2016
April 21, 2016 to April 22, 2016
The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta's Annual General Meeting and Conference brings Members, Permit Holders, government representatives, and other professionals together for two days of professional development, collaboration and celebration.Event Website
UFC Event Triumph Fighting
April 22, 2016
Further details coming soon!
Edmonton International Conference on Urban Traffic Safety
April 25, 2016 to April 28, 2016
This event will host national and international delegates who are working together to improve traffic safety in our communities. Designed for law enforcement, engineers, legal professionals, community partners, academics and researchers, students, and professionals interested in the latest traffic safety strategies around the world.Event Website
Death From Above w/ Eagles Of Death Metal
April 28, 2016
Get ready for a great night of rock'n roll when Canadian rockers Death from Above join American rock group Eagles of Death Metal to put on a show you won't forget. They'll be joined by guests Turbowolf.Event Website Buy Tickets
Be Brave Luncheon
May 04, 2016
The Be Brave Luncheon in a unique community event that brings together hundreds of caring and compassionate professionals and supporters to raise vital funds for the Little Warriors Be Brave Ranch.
This year, we are pleased to welcome a very special keynote speaker: Carol Todd. Since Carol’s daughter, Amanda, tragically took her own life after suffering from severe cyber bullying, she has become an innovative and courageous leader in the fight for online safety for children. Carol’s story truly demonstrates the unwavering power of the human spirit, and we are honored to have her share her experience with us.Event Website Buy Tickets
Newcomers Career Fair
May 07, 2016 10:00 AM to March 12, 2016 4:00 PM
As Canada’s largest event for newcomers, we understand the challenges you and your family might face when moving to a new city or country. At Newcomers Canada we can help you whether you have just arrived or want to stay longer.
Our fair is not only Canada’s leading recruitment event for foreign-born workers already in Canada, but includes Visa and Immigration Advice, Career Services, Education and English Language Testing, Foreign Credential Assessment and Settlement Services. If you need to sit the IELTS test for immigration, studying or employment, make sure you register for our FREE IELTS 90 minute seminar.
Pre-register online for FREE ENTRY. Registration for free entry before midnight 11th March 2016. Thereafter general admission at the door to the fair will be $10.00 per person, inclusive of all taxes.Event Website
Edmonton Real Estate Forum
May 12, 2016
How much of a fallout has the commercial real estate market felt as a result of the major decline in worldwide energy and commodity prices over the 18 months?
Many of the answers will be provided at the 17th annual Edmonton Real Estate Forum – one of the largest conference of its kind in Western Canada.
This will be an information-packed Forum focusing on the challenges facing asset managers, brokers, corporate real estate executives, developers, investors, and other professionals active in the ownership, management, leasing, financing, and marketing of commercial, industrial, investment, and residential real estate. The information will help you determine what strategies to follow for 2016 and beyond.Event Website Buy Tickets
CASA Carnival 2016
May 13, 2016
Enjoy an inclusive evening of unexpected experiences and extraordinary performances by John Cameron Entertainment.
CASA Child, Adolescent and Family Mental Health is a major community focused provider of mental health services for infants, children, adolescents and their families, located in Edmonton and serving central and northern Alberta.
Funds raised at the 2016 CASA Carnival will help us open the doors of the new CASA Center in fall 2016.
Spirit of Spring Fashion Show and Luncheon
May 15, 2016
Enjoy a fresh and exciting collection of fashions with guest models from all walks of life partnering to support McDougall House, a home of hope and healing. Fabulous Silent Auction with something for everyone.Event Website
Lamb of God
June 05, 2016
Lamb of God stands the test of time as the biggest, most influential heavy metal band of the new millennium. Don't miss seeing them live with special guests Clutch and Corrosion of Conformity. Tickets will be on sale February 12 at 10 a.m.
June 17, 2016
Tickets not yet on sale. Further details to come.Event Website