Spring is blossoming, which means winter blues and hiding from the cold indoors are soon to be things of the past. To celebrate the oncoming warmth and sunshine, why not find something fun and exciting to do here in Edmonton? Here are 4 must-see March 2020 events in Edmonton to add to your calendar.
Masters of Illusion Magic Show
- Date: March 20, 2020
- Address: Winspear Centre, 4 Sir Winston Churchill Square Northwest, Edmonton, AB
America's largest touring magic show, Masters of Illusion, is coming to Edmonton as part of their 2020 show. Fans old and new of this hit CW television series will have a chance to see breathtaking illusions, side-stitching humor, and mind-boggling magic tricks right before their eyes. With the TV show entering its sixth season, Master of Illusions has more than proven its staying power as an entertainment routine, and now, Edmonton attendants of the show will have a chance to see the same mind-boggling feats of showmanship in person—escape artistry, illusions, sleight-of-hand, and more.
The Edmonton Masters of Illusion show will take place on Friday, March 20, at 8 p.m. Tickets start at $63.94 and are going fast, so get yours today!
Edmonton Spring Rock N' Gem Show
- Dates: March 12–15, 2020
- Address: West Edmonton Mall, 8882 170 St. NW, Edmonton, AB
The Edmonton Spring Rock N' Gem Show is back, with a family-friendly event sure to captivate the minds of attendants with the natural beauty of the world. Over 41,000 kilograms of gems and crystals will be on display at this event, including beautiful amethyst, citrine, sapphires, and more. Many of these crystal sculptures and art pieces are one of a kind in their craftsmanship and beauty. This event will take place March 12–15, from 10 a.m.–8 p.m. Thursday–Saturday and 10 a.m.–5 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is free, and visitors are encouraged to bring their cameras.
Art Battle Edmonton
- Date: March 28, 2020
- Address: The Rec Room, West Edmonton Mall, 8882 170 St. NW, Edmonton, AB
Get your blood pumping and your creativity flowing at Art Battle Edmonton this March. Art Battle Edmonton is an artistic showdown, where participants compete in three rapid-fire rounds of live painting with a voting competition to determine the winner. Attendants can participate either as a spectator or by applying to be a featured painter. All paintings created during the show are available for purchase at a silent auction after the event concludes.
The Edmonton Deadbycon Horror Festival in Edmonton
- Date: March 15, 2020
- Address: Sawridge Inn and Conference Centre, 4235 Gateway Blvd NW, Edmonton, AB, Canada
Do you love horror and frightening thrills? Then the Edmonton DeadByCon Horror Festival this March is the event for you. Attendants will gain access to 11,000 square feet of shocks and thrills featuring vendors and artists selling terror-themed wares, as well as film screenings of horror classics and new material from local filmmakers. A gruesome cosplay contest with prizes for the most horrifying costumes will take place, so don your fake blood and bring your A-game for a weekend you won't soon forget. Tickets range from $25 to $75 depending on events and times.
There's plenty to see and do in Edmonton this March. Get out there and enjoy one of these fun events today!
By Justin Havre