5 Date Ideas in Edmonton This Weekend | September 16-18

It’s the weekend – and that means it’s time to start planning those fun weekend-vibes dates. This weekend, there’s tons going on in and around the city to choose from for your next Edmonton date night inspiration. Here are some of our favourite ideas if you’re searching for a fun date night idea in Edmonton:

Brunch Tour | The perfect way to start a Sunday….BRUNCH! And the best part, you get to skip the line. But seriously, we will visit downtowns favourite eateries, see the sights, and meet the locals that make the area tick! We welcome the young, the old and the young at heart on this “eatventure”.
When: Sunday, 9:30 – 11:30

Chili Cookoff | The Pan Tree
On September 17 from 12-3pm The Pan Tree will be holding their 4th Annual Chili Cook Off with proceeds going to The Kids with Cancer Society. Members of Strathcona County Emergency Services Fire Department and RCMP are back in the kitchen and ready to battle for chili supremacy! Tickets to the event are $8 in advance(service charges apply) or $10 at the door, $30 per family of 4. Ticket cost includes a bowl of each of the competitor’s chili, a token to enter your vote and access to the silent auction. At the end of the event, votes will be tallied and one team will be crowned Chili Champion!

Beercade Grand Opening Weekend | Beercade
First, head over and enter our contest to win $50 to spend at Beercade, but this weekend you can check out the grand opening and over 100+ arcade games, and 50+ beers to try while you’re there. Be one of the first 500 people in the doors on the 16th and 17th, and you will get tokens and $10 to spend.

Free Yoga at Hot Yoga Open House | be Hot Yoga
Join us Saturday the 17th for a full day of free yoga classes at both studios. These two amazing studios (and some of YEG’s original yoga studios) have lived across the street from each other for over 7 years. It’s about time we all get to know each other and make 124st the place to be for yoga in Edmonton. We will be offering specials on passes and merchandise all day, in studio only. LBYoga owner, Jason Morris, will finish the day with a fun flow class at Be Hot Yoga with DJ Jen Maio spinning the beats. Stay after for some wine, beer, and dancing.
When: Saturday and Sunday

Truffle Making Class | Purdy’s Chocolatier City Centre
Learn from experienced Purdys Chocolatier connoisseurs how to make your own decadent chocolate truffles. Choose your own flavourings, liqueur and toppings for unique and delicious combinations. You’ll also discover the amazing journey from cocoa bean to chocolate bliss.
When: Saturday, 1 pm

Plan for Adventure | Alfred H. Savage
Get your ticket to Adventure on date night. Explore Edmonton’s Whitemud Park with your sweetheart! Discover the tools needed for the world-wide scavenger hunt known as geo-caching! Learn the essentials to building a wilderness shelter and a fire. Reward yourself at the end of the night with a bannock snack and time around the cozy fire. All equipment is provided.
When: September 30 (Get tickets)

As always, you can find more events just like these on our events calendar, chock full of inspiration to bring you out of your dinner and a movie rut, for date night in Edmonton.