THINGS TO DO THIS WEEKEND Christmas and New Year celebrations are done and dusted, so let’s move on to enjoying winter, indoors and out ... just because! Welcome to January, Edmonton.
DEEP FREEZE: A BYZANTINE WINTER FESTIVAL
Where: 118 Ave., 90-94 St.
When: Tomorrow and Sunday
This favourite of YEG winter festivals is back for a 12th year, bringing together Indigenous, Franco-Albertan, Franco-African and Ukrainian communities. Alberta Ave. is the place to enjoy heritage performances and winter games, Saturday evening fireworks, horse and wagon rides, an ice slide, beer garden and more! WINTER’S A BEACH!
Where: The Aviary, 9314 111 Ave.
When: Tomorrow, 8 p.m.
Edmonton singer/songwriter Lindsey Walker has a hopeful and hilarious take on love and life, and she shares it with her audiences through her folk, blues and jazz-inspired music. This weekend, Walker invites all to wear their beach gear, try for prizes and enjoy a summer-themed party. The Tsunami Brothers come along for the ride too, with instrumental surf music to further warm things up. ISTOCK