Balloon pilots take up to eight passengers on hushed flights above the broccoli floret treetops and azure waterways of the Edmonton countryside. Twice a day, bulbous polyester sheets fill with heated propane and thousands of flapping doves as passengers ascend to the skies in their basket. Balloon trips float past the same landscape traversed by Windship Aviation since 1982 before touching down for toasts and the presentation of keepsakes.
We help people proudly display their life treasures through creative frame designs, superb quality workmanship and excellent service – and assist to discover the beauty of the world through fine art with a diverse selection of originals and giclees by national, international, and professional local artists.
Since its inaugural season in 2006, the Edmonton Rush has steadily picked up wind, growing into a formidable club in the National Lacrosse League. After making its first playoff appearance in 2010, the team made it to the NLL finals in 2012, just barely missing out on earning the sport’s coveted netting-woven blazers. At the helm, hall-of-fame inductee, general manager, and head coach Derek Keenan continues to lead the team toward its first championship.
Founded 27 years ago with a single small club, World Health expanded its healthy presence across Alberta, with locations in Calgary and Edmonton. Ultramodern equipment and friendly staffers fill each hub, supplementing a variety of fitness classes and personal-training sessions. In Revs and Revs Plus classes, bike-mounted students pedal through aerobic drills before slow-downs allow for safe speed-bump crossing and heart-rate recovery. Fight-inspired Kick classes coalesce self-defense moves from karate, boxing, and kickboxing; Breathe’s gentle combination of yoga, Pilates, and tai chi beckons internal peace with flexibility and balance exercises. For a solo workout session, personable trainers customize sessions that chase each individual’s fitness goals. With the help of a personal trainer, exercisers often note a greater sense of motivation and accountability, improved fitness and nutritional knowledge, and biceps that literally take the shape of pistols.
At Foot Notes we believe that learning to dance should be a fun social activity. meet new friends and socialize with other like minded adults. We teach American Style social ballroom dance, Country and Western, Swing, and Latin dance. In addition, we offer a variety of dance fitness classes!
Molson. Amstel. Duffy’s. Younger’s Tartan Scottish Ale. These are just several of the more than 200 beers that fizz over cans and cascade out of kegs into the sampling glasses and plastic-lined boots of Edmonton International BeerFest guests. The annual celebration of brews—which has catered to sold-out crowds of 12,000 in the past—stretches out inside the Shaw Conference Centre’s 40,000 square feet, tantalizing taste buds with samples of ales, lagers, and pilsners from throughout the globe. As fest-goers meander through the space, they can pick up goodies from exhibitors that may include bottle openers and beer magnets, then head toward the stage where numerous live bands and DJs shred tunes and mix beats with traditional drinking songs.