50 Fun Date Ideas for Fall in Edmonton | 2016

Finding inspiration for date nights is something that we like to take the work out of for you. Similar to our summer date list, where we shared the best of the best outdoor and summer patio dates in Edmonton, we’ve put together fifty date ideas in Edmonton, for fall – to get you started (and inspired).

1/ Share S’mores for two at Characters Fine Dining

2/ Experience Oktoberfest on September 30 & Oktober 1 is a fun and social sampling event featuring many local craft and authentic Bavarian breweries, and delicious foods from Edmonton’s top restaurants, along with authentic Oktoberfestmusic, dancers, games, and more in the Expo Centre at Northlands – Save 15% on your tickets, here.

3/ Or stop by the Brewery for a delicious brunch buffet ($20)

4/ Get your foodie on and stop by a Olive Oil Tasting at Evoolution

5/ Take a Cat on Your Mat yoga class

6/ Attend a Chili Cookoff (or a cooking class) at the Pan Tree

7/ Take a Truffle making class with Purdy’s Chocolatier (you’ll get to bring home some delicious truffles!)

8/ Get tickets for the free Fall Food festival at Lexus South Pointe

9/ Get $3 Tacos on Tuesdays at El Cortez

10/ Drop in for a Wednesday Night studio art class at Art Gallery of Alberta

11/ Get your pajamas on and eat cereal, bring a pillow and take part in a bedhead contest at the Pajama Jam

12/ Get lost in the Edmonton Corn Maze

13/ Take a walk downtown and check out the Neon Sign Museum

14/ Bring the back those hot weather vibes and try surfing at West Edmonton Mall

15/ Try something new (and delicious) at the Rocky Mountain Wine and Food festival

16/ Splurge for brunch at the Empire Ballroom at Hotel Macdonald

17/ Take part in the last full moon kayak tour of the year with Haskin Canoe

18/ Stop by Neon Nights at Launchpad Edmonton

19/ Eat a three course meal on Monday nights at Alberta Hotel Bar and Kitchen for $28

20/ See how you would fare during the Zombie Apocalypse with the Dead Landz immersion with Situation Events

21/ Take part in a Canoe date offered by the City of Edmonton at Hermitage Park (September 17)

22/ Grab an $11 two-course lunch, and Italian Soda, at Via Cibo in Sherwood Park

23/ Learn the ins and outs of Geocaching, and take part in a real live treasure hunt at Alfred A Savage Park (September 30)

24/ Make plans to check out The Rec room, opening up soon in Edmonton

25/ Channel your inner Yogi at Yoga Flow, Funk & Flow, Yoga Talk and Dance

26/ Get a table for the Hip Hop Brunch at the Common (September 18)

27/ Check out Beercade, one of the newest places to grab a beer and play a great selection of token games and more

28/ Check out the free Salsa classes at E Town Salsa as part of their open house (September 3/4)

29/ Watch a movie outdoors, in the park (September 9)

30/ Step out of your comfort zone and join a dodgeball league

31/ Take a Ramen Cooking Class

32/ Take part in a free, relaxing Yoga class

33/ Get your ghost story on with the Fireside Ghost Experience with multiple dates through the fall season

34/ Check out the opening of the Grande Villa casino, downtown (there are so many options for delicious things to eat and drink!)

35/ Kick off Ballet season with the performance of Shadowland

36/ See a performance in an offbeat location, on a rooftop, or in found spaces at the Kaleido Festival

37/ Take a tour of the Yellowhead Brewery

38/ Try your feet at 5K of inflatable obstacle courses as part of Insane Inflatable coming to Edmonton on September 17th

39/ Take your knowledge of coffee to the next level with a course from Transcend Coffee

40/ Take a drive to Beaumont for a visit to the bread window at Chartier, with delicious doughnuts and treats with new creations daily, it’s worth it.

41/ While you’re at Chartier, stop for lunch, dinner or a delicious cocktail

42/ Get tickets for a chocolate tasting at Jacek Chocolatier

43/ Catch a performance of the Book of Mormon

44/ Celebrate the long weekend with a Campfire Fondue at the Melting Pot and stay up to date with upcoming events at the restaurant

45/ Take a fall walk and enjoy one of our favourite places to watch an autumn sunset in Edmonton

46/ Paint Night – in the nude? Try your hand at the human form at Alt Space – there’s wine!

47/ Take part in the late night party: Refinery at the Art Gallery of Alberta – October’s theme? The Dance of the Dead – this is a must-do, as one of one of our top Edmonton date ideas.

48/ Experience Vibe, a laid back lounge at Zinc, in the art gallery on September 30th

49/ Try to escape the ‘Lethal Virus‘ room at Time Escape – warning, it’s a difficult room!

50/ Stay up to date and get tickets for the next YEG Food Crawl – the tickets sell fast, so you need to act quickly!

For more event and date night inspiration in Edmonton, make sure you’re following along with our event calendar. There, you can stay up to date on the cool date night inspiration we’ve got in Edmonton and keep up to date on the latest #yegevents.

What are some of the date night ideas on your radar for fall in Edmonton?

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