Edmonton is known as Festival City and boasts some truly amazing events including; Folk Music Festival, K-Days, Shakespeare Festival, Airshow, Pridefest, Sonic Boom, Beerfest, Taste of Edmonton, Works Art & Design and so much more, too many to list actually! New to Edmonton? Visit www.exploreedmonton.com to find some fun for your family!
The Edmonton Garrison hosts a large number of events that your family can enjoy as well. Mark your calendars!
CFB Edmonton Canada Day Celebration
Friday, July 1
Held at Sir Winston Churchill Park (Edmonton Garrison) the daytime celebration will include face painting, bouncy inflatables, petting zoo, pony rides, food($), and new this year a big outdoor stage, live music, food, and beverages in the evening at the Edmonton Garrison Memorial GCC.
iSTEP Summer Program
July 26 – 28
8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Be Your Own Super Hero! This program is for children ages 6 – 12 years, whose parent has an Operation Stress Injury. Expressive art and fun interactive activities will empower participants to develop ways to overcome their challenges and stressors and develop problem solving skills and coping tools that foster strong, resilient children. Open to Military and Veteran families. There is no cost to attend, snacks will be included.
Canadian Blood Services Mobile Blood Clinic
2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
17 and older
MFRC Multi-purpose room
If you have questions about travel or medicates please call 1-888-2DONATE and talk to a nurse. If you have been to Afghanistan you need to wait one year after returning to donate blood.
In addition to the Blood Donor Clinic we will also be signing people up for the OneMatch program which is an International database of potential donors for anyone looking for a stem cell or bone marrow transplant. We will be looking for individuals who are in general good health and willing to donate to anyone.
To book a donation: