Community Events Calendar

Wednesday, May 1-31, 2019
Wop May Escape Room ‘Trapped in Plane Sight’
Time: All Day
Location: Galloway Station Museum & Travel Centre @ 223 - 55 Street, Edson, Alberta, T7E 1L5 Canada
Seriously, who gets locked inside a museum exhibit? $60/group up to 5 people with at least 2 adults. Suggested age limit of 13. For more information call 780-723-5696 To book visit bit.ly/GallowayEscapeRoom
Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada
Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday before a meeting)
Wednesday, May 29, 2019
AGM – Chautauqua Edson Arts Council
Time: 7:30 pm
Location: Red Brick Arts Centre & Museum
Everyone is invited to attend Chautauqua Edson Arts Council’s AGM. Meet our volunteer board and find out how you can be part of this dynamic organization, bringing quality professional entertainment to Edson audiences for over three decades!
Tuesday, June 4, 2019
Town Council Meeting
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada
Edson Town Council Meeting Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday prior to the meeting)
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada
Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday before a meeting)
Saturday, June 15, 2019
Jam City Edson
Time: 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: Bethel Pentecostal Family Worship Centre @ 6350 13 Ave, Edson, AB T7E 1S2, Canada
Jam City will take place every 3rd Saturday of the month. This event is free and open to all the citizens of Edson. Music criteria must be kid friendly! Come and join us for some fun and awesome local talent! Starting Sept 15 2018 thru to Jun 15 2019. Doors open at 6:00 pm till closing 10:30 pm. Event is 3 hrs. All of our music sets are pre-selected and our genres range from classical to heavy metal. Our Facebook page is Jam City Edson – become a member today! Thank-you again for helping us, build for a better Future! Let the Music Play!
Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Town Council Meeting
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada
Edson Town Council Meeting Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday prior to the meeting)
Friday, June 21, 2019
Art in the Park National Indigenous People’s Day Movie in the Park
Time: 8:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location: Centennial Park @ Located between 54th and 55th Streets along the Yellowhead Highway
Saturday, June 22, 2019
Shandys Dream For A Cure
Time: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: RCMP Centennial Park @ Edson AB
4th annual Shandy’s Dream for a Cure Fundraiser Once again we are fundraising for the Brain Tumour Foundation Impact Grant where every donation is matched by Brain Canada All money raised goes to fund research to help find a cure for brain cancer which was Shandy’s Dream. BBQ Fundraiser
Sunday, June 23, 2019
Art in the Park National Indigenous People’s Day Celebration
Time: 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Centennial Park @ Located between 54th and 55th Streets along the Yellowhead Highway
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Committee of the Whole Meeting
Time: 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Location: Edson Town Office @ 605 50 St, Edson, AB T7E 1N7, Canada
Go to www.edson.ca/council for agenda and information package. (normally available the Friday before a meeting)
Monday, July 1, 2019
Canada Day Pancake Breakfast
Time: 8:00 am - 11:30 am
Location: Edson Royal Canadian Legion @ 5016 5 Avenue, Edson, AB
Fill your tummy and meet your neighbours at this year’s annual Canada Day Pancake Breakfast proudly hosted by the Edson Royal Canadian Legion.  Donations to the Edson Food Bank are encouraged.
Canada Day Family Fun
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Centennial Park @ Located between 54th and 55th Streets along the Yellowhead Highway
Come celebrate Canada Day with us!  From 11 am to 3 pm will be a Family Fun celebration – let’s call it Party #1!  There will be oodles for kids and kids at heart to do from toddler activities to inflatable games, circus arts, face painting, glitter tattoos, photo booth, caricaturist, food vendors, Spandy Andy, Imaginarium Puppet Theatre, Amanda Panda, Canadian Trivia for kids, crafts, cupcakes, and more!! Then you can go home for a little siesta and come back in the evening for a concert in the park complete with 3 bands, beer gardens hosted by the Edson Rotary Club in the Galloway Museum, and musical fire works at 11:15!
Canada Day Concert in the Park and Fireworks
Time: 7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Location: Centennial Park @ Located between 54th and 55th Streets along the Yellowhead Highway
This portion of Canada Day begins at 7:00 pm with Edson Pipes and Drums, O Canada, smudge and blessing and then our first band of the evening, local recording artists “Flexbender” will get the crowd moving.  “Pepperland”, a Beatles tribute band from Edmonton will follow after them and lastly, we will be delighted by “Mbira Renaissance” and Afro-fusion band also hailing from Edmonton.  To add to the party, the Edson Rotary Club will be hosting a beer garden in the Galloway Station Museum with Canadian Trivia contest hosted by the Museum staff, there will be food trucks, Caricatures by Simon, and Hip Image will have their photo booth up and running to capture your memories! Make sure to stick around for musical fireworks at 11:15!
Saturday, July 27, 2019
Art in the Park Community Colors in the Park
Time: 2:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Centennial Park @ Located between 54th and 55th Streets along the Yellowhead Highway
Sunday, August 11, 2019
Car Boot Sale
Time: 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Location: Car Boot Sale @ Edson Airport
Spaces are $25.00 each. You must register before August 7. Size of spaces are Flexible. Free to get in and shop. https://www.edson.ca/residents/recreation-and-programs/car-boot-sale for registration form and more details! Tickets: https://www.edson.ca/residents/recreation-and-programs/car-boot-sale.
Sunday, August 25, 2019
Aircraft and Automobile Show and Shine
Time: 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location: Edson Airport
Aircraft and Automobile Show and Shine. Entrance is off Glen Aire Rd on the south side of the airport. Registration is FREE
Sunday, September 1, 2019
Art in the Park Wop May 1919 Picnic in the Park
Time: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location: Centennial Park @ Located between 54th and 55th Streets along the Yellowhead Highway
It’s been 100 years since the historic Edmonton Police air Chase when famous Air Force and bush pilot Wop May landed on Edson’s streets and we are going to celebrate in 1919 style!  There will be pioneer games and crafts, old time music and entertainment, free food and lost to do! Break out the glad rags and join in the shin dig.
Saturday, September 7-8, 2019
MS Society Mountain Bike
Time: All Day
Location: Hinton, Alberta
The MS Mountain Bike is a destination event taking place on the edge of the Rocky Mountains in Hinton, Alberta. During the two day, 90 km ride, 300 riders will cycle two challenge loops including both single and double track to empowering those affected by MS.This tour is a mountain cycling experience that is sure to be an exciting challenge for even the most adventurous rider. Tickets: http://mssoc.convio.net/site/TR?pg=informational&fr_id=6514&type=fr_informational&sid=2040.