Go East Wins Tourism Marketing Award!
Announcement: Go East Wins Tourism Marketing Award! We are very excited to announce that at the recent Growing Rural Tourism Conference in Camrose, Go East of Edmonton Regional Tourism was awarded the Rural Tourism Marketing Award. From 2017, and going into 2018, we are seeing great results in our marketing campaigns. Public demand and traffic is up for every marketing activity of Go East of Edmonton. “The travel guide is in such demand, (current distribution of 70,000 copies), that it...
Best Ever Vegreville Gun & Accessory Show Celebrates 50th Year of Vegreville Wildlife Federation
Come one, come all, to the 16th Annual Gun & Accessory Show in Vegreville, hosted by the Vegreville Wildlife Federation (VWF). It’s more than firearms – with accessories, hunting gear and great ideas for the sportsmen. Happening this weekend! February 24 & 25, 2018 at the Vegreville Social Centre 4802 - 47 Avenue, Vegreville Saturday 10 am - 5 pm, Sunday 10 am - 3 pm Admission is only $5/person. We are very excited to announce that this year’s event will be an even bigger sh...
Go East Awarded Grant for Regional Tourism Development
Go East of Edmonton Regional Tourism Organization (RTO) is pleased and excited to announce that their Application to the CARES program through Alberta Economic Development and Trade has been approved for a Regional Tourism Development program. CARES is the Community and Regional Economic Support program to help with long term economic growth in Alberta. In fact, to date, Go East RTO is the first and only Tourism organization to receive this grant in Alberta. This speaks to their creative...
Elk Island National Park gets Magical in the Winter
Wintertime visits to the Elk Island National Park provide a unique perspective on the Canadian wilderness. Trails feel brand new again and every animal that stayed behind for the winter feels all the more special for braving out the cold with us. There's nothing quite like catching a glimpse of wild bison roaming the white deep snowy plains, hooves trudging through the snow or stargazing on cold winter nights. Make no mistake about it; Elk Island gets magical in the winter. And just ...
Christmas Shopping, Events, and More - East of Edmonton!
December is just around the corner and our region is packed with celebrations that’ll warm your heart and light that holiday cheer! Speaking of lights, you’ll want to take in some of the fantastic community light-up events coming up. Dec 1-2 Killam Parade of Lights & Festival of Trees Dec 1-2 Redwater Kris Kringle & Festival of Trees Dec 1-3 Tofield Winter Festival Dec 1 Waskatenau Annual Christmas Light-Up Event Dec 2 Mundare Christmas Extravaganza Dec 2 Thorhild C...
Black Friday Shopping - East of Edmonton!
Tis the season for holiday cheer - the kind of cheer you get from scoring a great deal on something you’ve been looking to have for a while. The smart shoppers know the best opportunities, Black Friday and beyond, lay outside of the city limits, so what’s stopping you from heading east of Edmonton for some great retail opportunities? To help you out, we outlined some of the best sales and deals going on in some grade A shops you should check out. Here’s a lowdown on all the incredible Black F...
Christmas Craft Fairs Galore!
It’s that time of year again...craft fair season! It’s time to clean up your craft room and put together your lists, time to figure out what cute gifts and trinkets are going to decorate your house this year. In the meantime, here’s our list of craft fairs taking place this weekend (Nov 17th – 19th) East of Edmonton! Which ones are you planning on going to? Lloydminster Craft Fair The mother of all craft fairs. Going up this weekend, this year's edition (Nov 17th – 19th), the 29th ...
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- Go East Wins Tourism Marketing Award!
- Best Ever Vegreville Gun & Accessory Show Celebrates 50th Year of Vegreville Wildlife Federation
- Go East Awarded Grant for Regional Tourism Development
- Elk Island National Park gets Magical in the Winter
- Christmas Shopping, Events, and More - East of Edmonton!
- Black Friday Shopping - East of Edmonton!
- Christmas Craft Fairs Galore!
- Nadine's Fresh Food Scene: Grow It - Eat It - Live It!
- A Frightful Time – Halloween Celebrations East of Edmonton
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