Edmonton with Friends
Collected by Francisco Aguilar
Alberta's capital has a great deal to offer. Local food and a fine dining scene, emerging coffee culture, artistic interest (evident in its many galleries and museums), and the spirit of the outdoors—all of this is at your fingertips in Edmonton.
8712 109 St NW, Edmonton, AB T6G 1E9, Canada
The Garneau Theatre is a 1940's style theatre where the non-profit Metro Cinema Society screens independent, foreign, and cult classic movies. The Garneua Theatre is also use prominently during many annual festivals in Edmonton including...
7424 118 Ave, Edmonton, AB T5J 2N5, Canada
They are one of the youngest and most exciting teams in the NHL, and the city of Edmonton is in love with them. Nothing screams Edmonton louder than an Oilers game. So if you're in town during the winter, do your best to make it to Rexall Place to...
10130 104 St NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 1A7, Canada
This unique boutique comes with its own tasting bar. The knowledgeable staff is incredibly helpful and willing to give you the rundown of the shop's tasty bounty. For instance, some balsamic vinegars can be paired with ice cream, fruit, and even...
William Hawrelak Park, Edmonton, AB T5J 2R7, Canada
The best blues event in Western Canada stirs up a ruckus every August as international performers plug in at the scenic River Valley, serviced by shuttle. This award-winning three-day weekend blast has featured the legends such as Ike Turner, Dr....
10131 81 Avenue, Edmonton, AB T6E 1W9, Canada
Craving a change from standard Albertan cuisine? Narayanni's South African Indian cuisine puts a unique—and healthy—spin on traditionally rich Indian food. Avenue Magazine claims it to be the city's best Indian restaurant, and rightfully so....
10119 100a St NW, Edmonton, AB T5J 0R5, Canada
The three homeboys (English for Tres Carnales) serve no nachos or burritos at their authentic Mexican taqueria. Strictly warm corn tortillas stuffed with slow-braised meats, fresh produce and fresher beats. Top it off with a bucket of Dos Equis,...
9698 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB T5H 3V5, Canada
Located smack in Edmonton's Arts District, the bold flavors served at chef Larry Stewart's A-list Canadian restaurant lean toward the regional and contemporary. Diners are encouraged to pop back in the kitchen and snap photos of the chefs as they...
10538 Jasper Ave, Edmonton, AB T5J 2A3, Canada
Accurately described by one visitor as "a mash-up of your great aunt's sitting room and your childhood neighbor's rumpus room," The Bower strikes a balance between classy maturity and youthful vibrancy. Champagnes, martinis, and scotches are...
10310 83 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 5C3, Canada
The philosophy of the Old Strathcona Farmers' Market—"We Make it! We Bake it! We Grow it! We Sell it!"—has made this a popular stop on Saturdays in Edmonton for nearly 30 years. With approximately 300 vendors spread through 185 stalls, shoppers...