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Buy a $50 Gift Card at Cineplex and Get Two Free Movies with Popcorn
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We love bringing the kids to see movies – or heading out for date night, but it can get expensive – quick. One of our favourite things about the holiday season are the bonuses from Cineplex, and this year, they’ve switched it up! Buy a gift card online or in theatres before Janu...
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Kids in Grades 4 and 5 Can Ski 125+ Hills in Canada for Only $29.95 with Snowpass
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Getting kids out on the hill can be expensive. Even on those nights when skiing is only ten bucks at Snow Valley, you’re looking at least a hundred bucks if you’re bringing multiple kids and paying for rentals and lift passes. Finding ways to reduce that cost, and get kids outside dur...
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What to do in Edmonton this Weekend (With Kids) | November 15-17
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THINGS TO DO ON FRIDAY Tree Lighting Ceremony at Fairmont Hotel Macdonald  On November 15th, 2019, the holiday season will officially commence with our annual Tree Lighting Ceremony; an open-to-the-community event in support of driving awareness for the Christmas Bureau of Edmonton. The ceremony ...
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Watch Christmas Movies For Free At Cineplex In Canada on December 7
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On December 7, there’s a full free day of movies coming your way at Cineplex. On Saturday, December 7, participating Cineplex theatres across Canada will be opening their doors for Community Day, starting at 9 a.m. Tickets will be available on a first-come, first-served basis, and will not ...
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Disney+ Launched in Canada Today and Here’s What You Need to Know
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Disney+ Launched in Canada today, and as expected, it’s awesome. The first year of the service will include 25 new original series, 10+ movies, 7,500 past episodes, 100 recent movies, and 400 library titles that will include the entire Disney vault! One of the original shows that we’r...
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Guide: Getting the Best Bang for Your Buck and Seeing Movies with the kids on the Cheap
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Bringing the kids to the movies can break the bank – especially when you’re bringing multiple kids, or kids and friends, or the whole family. HERE’S HOW TO GET THE BEST BANG FOR YOUR BUCK WHEN YOU BRING THE KIDS TO THE MOVIES CINEPLEX FAMILY FAVOURITES Every Saturday, there are ...
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You Can Watch a FREE Movie at Bountiful Farmer’s Market this Weekend
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Yeah, yeah. I know. As the weather gets colder you can stay outside and play – after all, we just shared winter experiences that are going to encourage your kids to stay outside – but it turns out, we’re lucky enough to have many things to do indoors in Edmonton with the kids. O...
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13 Activities That Will Make Your Kids Fall in Love with Edmonton Winters
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In Edmonton, to say that winter feels long would be an understatement. Finding activities to get your kids to like being outside can be tricky – but festivals, and activities through the city help parents to teach kids, in short bursts filled with activity, at a time, to get out there and b...
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8 Places to get FREE Photos with Santa in Edmonton this Month
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: SANTA ARRIVES AT ST. ALBERT CENTRE  Here comes Santa! Join the crowd at St. Albert Centre for the arrival of Santa on November 13th, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. There’s going to be family fun activities through the evening, and of course, the chance to kick off the holiday season and meet with [&...
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Where (and When) to Visit with Santa in Edmonton | 2019
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: SANTA ARRIVES AT ST. ALBERT CENTRE  Here comes Santa! Join the crowd at St. Albert Centre for the arrival of Santa on November 13th, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm. There’s going to be family fun activities through the evening, and of course, the chance to kick off the holiday season and meet with [&...
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