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Guide to Christmas Activities and Events for Families in Banff and Lake Louise 2018
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Here’s what to do during the holidays in Banff with your kids – how to spend a magical weekend away with the kids. A Mountaintop Christmas | Nov 17 – Dec 30 Christmas at the Top of Sulphur Mountain is a great way to kick off the holiday season. Kids can deliver their letter...
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Skip the Line with a $5 North Pole Express ticket at West Edmonton Mall’s North Pole
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It’s time to start thinking about when and where you’re going to get your family pictures with Santa this season. There are plenty of choices around the city, and with social media, you’re able to have a glimpse at Santa even before you go – to find the best Santa experiece. This year...
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20 Free Holiday Events for Kids and Families in Edmonton
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Christmas events and activities for kids in Edmonton doesn’t have to break the bank. Every yea, we share the best free Christmas events in Edmonton for kids and families, making it easier for you to plan holiday weekends, Christmas fun, and budget friendly outings with your family in the ci...
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Things to do in Edmonton this Weekend with Kids | Nov 16-18
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Things to do in Edmonton with Kids this Weekend Strathcona County Celebration of Lights On Saturday, November 17, Festival Place will be transformed into a winter wonderland with FREE family activities at the Celebration of Lights. This event is Strathcona County’s kickoff to the holiday season. ...
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Four Kits from Kano That Will Introduce Your Kids to Coding
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Kano Motion Sensor Kit Kano Pixel Kano Harry Potter Wand Coding Set Kano Computer Kit The post Four Kits from Kano That Will Introduce Your Kids to Coding appeared first on Raising Edmonton.
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It’s Fall Break – Here’s What to do with Your Kids all Week in Edmonton
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Here’s what to do with the kids during fall break in Edmonton and Sherwood Park Mermaid Tale Aboard the Santa Maria  When: Wednesday Enjoy a morning of Mermaid magic on board the Santa Maria for only $2! There will be story time, interactive song and dance and fun educational facts about th...
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Things to do in Edmonton this Weekend with Kids | Nov 9-12
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Family Movie Night: The Incredibles 3 Doors at 6:30PM Movie begins at 7:00PM $1 per person Put on the PJs and grab your comfiest pillow and/or blanket to sit on while you enjoy the movie *chairs will be available if preferred* Popcorn, candy, chocolate bars, pop and water will be available for pu...
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You Can Get a Free Carbon Monoxide Alarm until Nov 7 | Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week
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You know that video making its rounds on social media – the one about the different ‘types’ of Moms? I’m the one who does not bring the bagels. I’m the mom who runs to the grocery store at seven o’clock the morning before the class Halloween party and buys a fruit tray and a package […...
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Get a Cineplex Holiday Gift Bundle with Free Movies, Free Popcorn and More when you buy a $50 Gift Card
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If you purchase a Cineplex gift card online or in-theatre until December 31, you can snag yourself a bonus gift bundle that makes the deal even sweeter. This year, the bundle is the best yet – including four general admision to Family Favourites, free popcorn and even more!  Included in the...
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You Can Build a 16′ Foot Volcano and Watch it Explode at TWoS on Nov 10
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On Saturday, November 10, visitors are invited to build structures that will be combined to create Edmonton’s largest volcano. Then, visitors can witness the eruption. This awesome volcanic eruption will take place at 2:00 p.m. on November 10. The Science Garage is one of the main reasons that we...
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