5 Dates to go on This Weekend in Edmonton | October 13-15

It’s almost the weekend and that means brunch. From the start of Halloween events in Edmonton and the kick off of Haunted Houses to brunch and even a chance to get crafty – we’re sharing five date ideas to take your date night up a notch in Edmonton this weekend.

Hip Hop Brunch | Sunday, 11-3
Ever dreamt of rolling out of bed on a Sunday and heading to a cozy spot where you can listen to hip hop and eat an amazing brunch and drink your hangover away- or get a start on a new one? We sure have!! And now that dream has come true!

Midnight Horror at Metro | Saturday, 11:45 pm
In the Night Gallery: Skeleton Farm’s Halloween Horrorshow at Metro. In the 80s and 90s video mixtapes (usually painstakingly edited onto VHS) shared among friends was the YouTube of their day. You never knew what you were going to see, sometimes wishing you hadn’t, but that was half the fun. Skeleton Farm, producers of the underground Forbidden Transmissions mixtape series continues the tradition to this day. Halloween Horrorshow is a mind-blowing collection of Halloween video tidbits. You’ll laugh, you’ll scream, and you might want to claw your eyes out.

Cafe Linnea Opera High Tea | Sunday, 3 – 5:30
Start your opera experience with a special Sunday high tea service, featuring delicious food and intimate recitals by the artists starring in Edmonton Opera’s upcoming production Lilies. High Tea service includes an amuse bouche, a 3-tiered tea tray with savories, pastries and petit fours, and your choice of our exclusive tea selection.

Pottery Night | Saturday, 6 pm
Come try one of our Pottery nights, we hold one every second Saturday of every month. It’s only $53.00 plus tax to have a night of fun with family or friends and come back later to pick up your item when it was done! It’s a great introduction to the craft, and hey – maybe you could reenact that scene from Ghost. 

Pop up Chock’lit Shop | Friday, 7-11
Riverdale’s second season is coming out on Netflix and you’re not the only one who’s excited. Route 99 Diner will host a pop-up of Pop’s Chock’lit Shop, for friday to celebrate the season. You can find the event at Route 99 Diner, between 7-11 on Friday night – and the first 200 customers to head into Pop’s will get a free milkshake. You might even score yourself a special edition Riverdale cup.