Whether you’re looking for culture, concerts, comics, canoeing, or cars, we’ve got you covered this weekend (August 9-12). Looking for more festivals in August? Check out the list here!
When: Through Aug 11
Where: Servus Credit Union Place
About: At this classic car show, you can admire over 400 vintage vehicles that have been well maintained and polished by their owners. Other exciting events include a pancake breakfast, music festival, and soapbox derby.
Edmonton Folk Music Festival
When: Aug 9-12
Where: Gallagher Park
About: International stars of blues, Celtic, bluegrass, gospel, and world music perform at this open-air festival, where the hillside serves as a natural amphitheatre.
When: Aug 10-12
Where: Federal Building Plaza
About: Dance the song of life at this lively festival of celebrations! Enjoy a colourful costume parade and an energetic three days of Caribbean culture, including a costume extravaganza, tasty cuisine, live music, and so much more.
When: Aug 10-12
Where: Shaw Conference Centre
About: Join them for their 25th anniversary! This annual celebration of Japanese animation and design includes workshops, gaming, costume contests, film screenings, and more. You can meet various voice actors, cosplayers, and musicians.
When: Aug 11-12
Where: Various Locations
About: Get ready for EPCOR RiverFest and take part in river valley activities such as cycling, hiking, geocaching, and paddling. Even though the popular raft float is now sold out, there’s still lots of FREE fun and family-friendly activities to take part in, like the kids’ play area, entertainment, food trucks, and more!