5 Free Winter Dates to go on in Edmonton

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We get it, date night can get expensive! Between dinners out, movies, activities, it can add up quickly. So we have made a list of free things to try for your next winter date!

Jan 14-23, 2022

Bordon Park, Pipon Village, The Carrot

Learn about the folklore of the Ukrainian, Francophone, Indigenous, Inuit, and Métis cultures, view gorgeous ice sculptures, giant lanterns, attend workshops, listen to music, and more!

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Skiing is an age-old mode of transportation in the winter and has been modernized for our enjoyment. Edmonton has a number of groomed trails within the city as well as outside city limits to explore!


Trails in Edmonton:

Argyll / Mill Creek – 69 Avenue & 88 St

Riverside Golf Course – Rowland Road & 84 Street

Capilano Park – 10810 54 Street

Gold Bar Park – 10955 50 St NW

Goldstick Park – 4210 101 Ave NW

Kinsmen Park – 91 Avenue & 108 Street

Rundle Park – 2909 113 Avenue

Victoria Golf Course & Park- 12030 River Valley Rd NW

William Hawrelak Park – 9330 Groat Road

Hermitage Park – 2115 Hermitage Road

For information on trail conditions, click here.


Trails Outside Edmonton:

Cooking Lake-Blackfoot Provincial Recreation Area

52365 Range Rd 210, Sherwood Park, Alberta

Elk Island National Park

54401 Range Rd 203, Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta

Strathcona Wilderness Centre

52535 Range Rd 212, Ardrossan, Alberta

For cities/towns surrounding Edmonton (Beaumont, Sherwood Park, Spruce Grove, Stony Plain, Devon) check out the individual cities website to view their listed trails.

Escape to the River Valley at The Greenhouse Restaurant for live music, warm drinks, fireside chats, and snacks. 

Every Friday at The Greenhouse Restaurant

12130 River Valley Road Northwest

Edmonton, AB T5N 0E0

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Head down to Hawrelak Park Feb 11-21 2022 for the Silver Skate Festival! The festival features skating races, ice sculptures, fire sculptures,  Folk Trail stories, art, music, culinary, and more!

9330 Groat Rd Edmonton

Feb 11-21 2022

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Need more winter date ideas? We have got you covered!

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