Long weekend agenda: July 29-Aug. 2, 2021

Long weekend agenda: July 29-Aug. 2, 2021

· The Pulse
By Andy Trussler
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  • Heaven, a play about the life of a Black pioneer and schoolteacher, debuts on the Citadel Theatre stage on July 31. The two-person show starring Helen Belay and Anthony Santiago runs until Aug. 15.
  • SWEAT and The Grindstone will present the first Disco in the Park from July 31-Aug. 1. The outdoor event is slated to be a "weekend of all day dancing in a beautiful park" and will offer food, DJ sets, and live performances from local talent.
  • The Edmonton Heritage Festival runs July 31-Aug. 2 to celebrate multiculturalism through songs, dance, crafts and music. Visitors must present timed entry passes and should reserve tickets ahead of the event.
  • Afrodisiac Naturals' monthly Last Saturday Market is open 11am-5pm on July 31. Vendors will be selling handcrafted clothing, accessories, plus natural hair and skincare products.

Credit: (Robert Tyndale/Afrodisiac Naturals)