2014 Christmas Events Edmonton AB
Whether you are 7 or 70, there is a certain magic to the holiday season. With Christmas parades, light festivals, gift exchanges and Santa visits, there are plenty of opportunities to get out and celebrate Christmas with friends, family and the entire Edmonton community. To help you find a fun holiday celebration that fits in your schedule and captures the attention of your family, we compiled a list of 2014 Christmas events in Edmonton AB. So mark your calendars and get ready to create some magical Christmas memories.
Jingle On Indoor Santa Claus Parade
Dec. 7, 2014 | 10 a.m. – Noon
Edmonton City Centre
Stay out of the cold and see one of the area’s coolest holiday parades complete with marching bands, floats, live performances, and of course, an appearance by the jolly one himself! Entry is free and a firework display will be held in the Arts District and in Winston Churchill Square in the evening following the parade.
A Christmas Carol
When: Nov. 29 – Dec. 23, 2014
Where: Maclab Theatre
The classic story of “A Christmas Carol” comes to life at Maclab Theatre beginning Nov. 29 and continuing throughout the month of December. This 15 year tradition gets better every year and it’s the perfect play for the entire family.
When: Dec. 6-7, 2014
Where: Devonian Botanic Garden | University of Alberta
Located just 15 minutes south of Edmonton, Luminaria is one of the most breathtaking and peaceful hikes you’ll ever take. With thousands of candles illuminating the path of the Kurimoto Japanese Garden, a capella singers strolling the area, and incredible ice sculptures, you’ll be swept away by the spirit of the holidays. After you walk the path, bring your own mug and stop inside and enjoy some hot apple cider.
Festival of Light
When: Dec. 5-14, 2014
Where: Edmonton Valley Zoo
Seeing Edmonton’s incredible light displays is part of what makes the holidays so special. But doing so in the unique setting of the Edmonton Valley Zoo is truly memorable. With artistic displays, live music, and even animal encounters, this is a truly original way to celebrate the holidays.
Of course, we’ll also be in the holiday spirit throughout the season, so be sure to stop by the lot, browse our online specials, and treat yourself to a new sleigh, or truck, this holiday season!