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A collage of arts and crafts such as jewelry, socks, and ceramics
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Royal Bison returns in person, just in time for the holidays

A mainstay in Edmonton's craft fair scene is back for the holiday season, and it's happening in person for the first time since before the pandemic began. Royal Bison kicked off its online sale last week and will return to the Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre on Dec. 3-5 and Dec. 10-12.

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A performance of The Nutcracker in 2018.
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Weekend agenda: Dec. 2-5, 2021

A look at what's coming up this weekend in Edmonton, including Christmas classic The Nutcracker, and Zoominescence at the Edmonton Valley Zoo.

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A newspaper ad for The Cambridge Debate at the Pantages Theatre
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A moment in history: Nov. 25, 1926

On this day 95 years ago, a debate was advertised for the Pantages Theatre, site of many entertaining spectacles until the storied building's demise in the 1970s.

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Smiling dancers with a drummer
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Uncovering deeper layers: Art projects funded to confront racism across the city

City council has approved close to $215,000 in grants for local non-profit and grassroots organizations to tackle racism — with more than a quarter of the funding going to arts-based projects or organizations.

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The Citadel's 2019 performance of a Christmas Carol by David van Belle.
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Weekend agenda: Nov. 25-28, 2021

A timeless holiday classic is back at the Citadel Theatre, plus don't miss upcoming Christmas markets and parades.

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The cover art for Capital City Press Anthology, presented by epl.ca, featuring a colourful, stylized sheaf of paper
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Podcast pick: Capital City Press Anthology

This week's recommended listen is the Edmonton Public Library's anthology of Edmonton writing, released in audio form.

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A lit-up version of the Glow logo
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Winter celebrations brighten up the city with holiday festivities

While many Edmontonians were caught off guard by the heavy snowfall earlier this week, the sudden shift in seasons also brings with it a slew of holiday events that will light up the city and feature local artists, exhibits, and other entertainment.

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A performer at the 2019 Edmonton Music and Speech Arts Festival.
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Weekend agenda: Nov. 18-21, 2021

A look at what's coming up in the city this weekend, including the Edmonton Music and Speech Arts Festival, Human Rights Poetry Night, and more.

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Downtown towers framed by bright fall colours
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Coming up this week: Nov. 15-19, 2021

This week, the Edmonton Heritage Council explores belonging, the Edmonton Public Library marks Métis Week, and ECAMP celebrates a virtual exhibit on the Black presence in Alberta.

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