Get Ready for an Epic April in Edmonton: 5 Must-Do Events to Add to Your Calendar

March 28, 2023

If you’re looking for some fun things to do in Edmonton this April, we’ve got you covered! Check out these awesome events:

  1. The Downtown Defrost – April 7 & 8
    The Downtown Defrost is the coolest winter party in town! Taking place on April 7 & 8 at Louise McKinney Park, this family-friendly celebration of dance music and culture will have you grooving to non-stop beats. And the best part? Kids under 12 get in for free!
  2. The Edmonton Makers Market and Convention – April 22 & 23
    Don’t miss the chance to indulge in the exquisite crafts made with affection and dedication at the Edmonton Makers Market and Convention on April 22 & 23. This two-day event is brimming with exciting activities such as panels, presentations, live demos, and make-and-take sessions that showcase the finest artisans in Edmonton.
  3. Jurassic Quest – April 28 – May 7
    Take your future paleontologists on a journey through North America’s largest and most realistic dinosaur event at Jurassic Quest! This prehistoric event is taking over the Edmonton EXPO Centre from April 28 – May 7. Dig up fossils, ride life-sized dinosaurs, and enjoy walking dinosaur shows.
  4. Koo Koo Kanga Roo – April 2
    Get ready to groove to the beats of Koo Koo Kanga Roo at The Starlite Room on April 2. This dynamic duo has been reimagining the concept of a “kids band” for over ten years, and their latest album, Slow Clap, is a fusion of pulsating bass, hip-hop, and thunderous drums. With their lively tunes and energetic rhymes, you won’t be able to resist the urge to dance!
  5. Matt Fraser – April 28
    Get ready for an unforgettable experience with Matt Fraser at the River Cree Resort & Casino on April 28. With his uncanny abilities and extreme accuracy, this world-renowned psychic medium has turned skeptics into believers with his stunning revelations. From A-list celebs to everyday people, Matt’s sold-out live events have reached millions worldwide. Don’t miss this opportunity to laugh, cry, and connect with loved ones on the other side.