With a population of more than 1 million in the greater Edmonton area, you will find all the services you need and much more. Edmonton is a fantastic place to explore. This vibrant city is hailed as a festival city for its many year-round events that celebrate food, music, theatre and culture. You can enjoy the arts scene by watching a play at numerous live theatre venues, visiting the Art Gallery of Alberta or Royal Alberta Museum. If you want a more park-like setting, then this is the place to be. Edmonton has the largest expanse of urban parkland in North America with more than 22 major parks along its 48-kilometre long river valley. But what really makes Edmonton special is the people. Edmontonians are proud to be culturally diverse and welcome people from around the world. We are happy and proud to share our vibrant community with you.


Edmontonians are a warm and welcoming group. You will find caring and family friendly neighborhoods throughout this safe and culturally diverse city.


A lush river valley winds through the city. Boasting more than 160 kilometres of maintained pathways and 22 major parks, you can bike, hike, walk and jog as you connect with nature. The parks and trails are open all year and are a wonderful way to spend time with family and friends.


Edmonton is known as a festival city for good reason. This is a city dedicated to the arts and music scene. Find out more on Explore Edmonton’s events calendar.

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