We're Pumped for the 30th Annual Pumpkin Festival & Fair!!
I’m super excited to be attending the 30th Annual Smoky Lake Great White North Pumpkin Weigh-Off & Fair! Did you know, in 2017 Don Crews broke the Smoky Lake record with his 1,652 lbs. pumpkin! Which makes it to the “Heavy Hitters” list on the Great Pumpkin Commonwealth page but isn’t very close to the world record of 2624.6 lbs.!! I have never seen a pumpkin that big that’s for sure!! Have you?! Maybe this year in Smoky Lake we will! If someone does get the title of “Worlds Heaviest” the...
Let's Go Indoors... to Shop East of Edmonton!
Get your bags and wallet ready, it’s time to Go East of Edmonton in search of adventure – a shopping adventure that is! Below, we outline some of the great boutique shopping options available for city dwellers and urban adventurers. Whether you’re looking for crafts, vintage surprises or one-of-a-kind pieces, you’ll be sure to find them just East of Edmonton... Let's Go! Antiquing Start your antique tour with the Den of Antiquity. This Redwater treasure specializes in unique home d...
Swing into September
September Newsletter Just because summer holidays are ending for the kids, doesn’t mean the outdoor fun stops here! September is full of fun events all over the region, great outdoor activities and wonderful food!! To plan activities and all sorts of family fun be sure to check out the Go East of Edmonton event calendar here! Milky Way Days Elk Island Park September 2, 2018 Lakeland Dark Sky Celebration Lac La Biche, Alberta September 15, 2018 Northern Prairie Star Party ...
Lets Go August 27th to September 2nd Featured Events
The September Long weekend will be one for the books this year! Check out these cool events in the Region or for a full listing check out our website here! 27th Annual Pyrogy Festival Glendon September 1st There are more reasons than the Worlds Biggest Pyrogy to visit Glendon, Alberta this weekend! Saturday afternoon at 1 pm the annual Pyrogy Festival begins. Join the community in this celebration of their heritage and history with activities for the whole family! The kids will have t...
Let's Go August 23-26 Featured Events
It’s a weekend like no other in the Go East Region! Check out our Featured Events for the week and explore another culture or perhaps you’d like to play in the mud and listen to some music! No matter what you fancy the Go East Region has you covered! Extreme Mudfest August 23 – 26 Head out to Bonnyville this weekend for mud races, mud runs and music! That’s right; this is a festival all about mud and music! There really is something for everyone at Mudfest! The weekends entertainment i...
Let’s Go Support Local Food
Pull up your socks and get ready for a tasty ride! Foodie fans are in for a delight; this week marks the first ever Alberta Local Food Week, meant to celebrate our local producers and get Albertans to think harder about how and where our great food is made. In the spirit of Alberta Local Food Week, we highlighted our favourite local producers and farms in the Go East Region. Hope you’re not too hungry after reading this! Local Producers Barr Winery Strathcona’s only cottage winery, ...
Let's Go August 13th - 19th Featured Events
The adventures in the Go East region vary from celebrating the mighty potato, testing your luck on a train with bandits loose to small town fairs this week! Be sure to check out the details below and plan your fun road trip adventure today! Great Battle River Railway Train Robbery Excursion August 18th Enjoy the pleasures and relaxation of travelling via rail… or is it relaxing?! This excursion will be sure to entertain the whole family and may even have some thrilling company!! The ride...
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