January 2020

Found 4 blog entries for January 2020.

4 Must-See February Events in EdmontonFebruary is a busy time of year in Edmonton! If you're looking for something to do in the middle of winter, here's a list of events happening locally, from a showcase of women artists to the return of Winefest.

Afro Latin Festival YEG

Date: February 1, 2020

Address: The Starlite Room, 10030 102 St NW

The Afro Latin Festival YEG is the biggest get-together from La Connexional, and this year it's back—bigger and better than ever! This “Winter Cancellation” festival creates a tropical celebration of what makes African, Caribbean, and Latino cultures so unique and diverse, featuring dancing, arts, education, and much more. The afrobeats and Latin horns of the live local and international talent will take you to a place far away from the harsh

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Edmonton History Facts You Should KnowModern-day Edmonton is a metropolitan city bursting with life and teeming with culture. Its skyline is defined by towering buildings, yet it has still maintained the charm of its early roots. With a population of about 981,000 people, it comes as no surprise that Alberta's capital city is much different today than it was during the early years of its settlement.

Native Tribes Were Edmonton's First Residents

Like much of Canada and North America, the first residents in the Edmonton region were tribes from the First Nations. In the area that would become Edmonton, the native people consisted mostly of aboriginal hunting tribes. They migrated across the region, moving from place to place along with the herds they were hunting. It was a rough terrain

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Best Coffeehouse in EdmontonThere are so many great coffee shops here in Edmonton that it's difficult to even narrow them all down to one list. Since it would take a while to talk about every single local coffeehouse in town, we decided to highlight the variety of coffee shops we have here: the cozy, the quirky, and the cat-crowded. To make your coffee shop search easier, here are our top 4 coffee shops in Edmonton so you can find the perfect one for you.

The WoodRack Café

Address: The WoodRack Café, 10335 83 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB T6E 2C6, Canada

The WoodRack Café is a warm, cozy coffee shop perfect for working, studying, or homework. Their café is designed in a cute "boho-chic" and has open, well-lit spaces as well as cozy corners if you need to concentrate. They just

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What Are the Best Schools in Edmonton, AB?The main school districts in Edmonton, AB are Edmonton Public Schools and Edmonton Catholic School District. As the second-largest district in all of Alberta, Edmonton Public Schools serves 104,000 students across 213 schools. The Catholic district serves 42,000 students across 100 schools. Families who want to send their children to a proactive and inclusive learning institution should keep the following facts in mind.

How It Works

Every address in Edmonton will have a variety of public schools attached to it, and parents may have several options to consider (depending on where they live). For example, they may have two junior high schools within their designated address. Parents are guaranteed a spot for their children at the designated

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