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A steam engine pulling a long, green train on the tracks at Fort Edmonton
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Weekend agenda: May 20-23, 2022

The May long weekend marks the kickoff to many summer activities in Edmonton. Experience days of old, visit the legislature, hang out on the patio, or cheer on the Oilers!

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Oiler fans gather outside of Rogers Place on a sunny evening
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Coming up this week: May 16-20, 2022

While we wait for Round 2 of the NHL playoffs to begin, this week offers opportunities to learn how to improve business, better understand race in the criminal justice system, harness hydrogen, retrofit with solar, and build cities better.

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Yellow and orange flowers called Gaillardia aristata growing in a tangle of grass
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Weekend agenda: May 13-15, 2022

Whether you're looking to get a start in the garden, do a little spring-cleaning, swap your bike or paddle equipment, or just relax, here are a few events to consider this weekend.

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Spruce Avenue school front behind spruce trees
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Coming up this week: May 9-13, 2022

This week's calendar includes a choice of community walks, a silly evening at the Winspear, conversations about journeys and experiences around adventure, a celebration of the food and stories of Ukraine, and a discussion on how to make innovation a part of our city's DNA. And, of course, the Oilers will be looking for another win against the Kings!

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A baby zebra nuzzles its mother
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Weekend agenda: May 6-8, 2022

The Edmonton Valley Zoo is offering special activities for Mother's Day as well as opening weekend for the Nature Connects Lego display. Other possibilities for your weekend include an art auction, a craft fair, neighbourhood walks, free comics, and more.

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A photographer gets a shot of mascot Hunter (a person dressed as a lynx) with a T-shirt in his mouth
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Coming up this week: May 2-6, 2022

This week's calendar includes two home playoff games for the Edmonton Oilers against the L.A. Kings, with free festivities outside of Rogers Place. There are also sessions on business marketing and a new accelerator for startups, an opportunity to learn about birds, and a celebration of immigrant accomplishments.

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Edmonton Oilers players celebrate in front of fans at Rogers Place
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Weekend agenda: April 29-May 1, 2022

Though many Edmontonians will be looking ahead to the NHL playoffs, there's plenty of arts and culture to enjoy this weekend if sports aren't your thing.

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Edmonton Region Hydrogen Hub booth at the Canadian Hydrogen Convention
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Edmonton seeks leadership role in hydrogen economy

The Canadian Hydrogen Convention attracted thousands of people to Edmonton from April 26-28 to discuss the emerging hydrogen economy and the role the Edmonton region will play.

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Two women look up at a display of terrariums and plants as others browse books in the background
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Royal Bison returns to its roots with in-person fair

A beloved pillar in Edmonton's art and design scene returns in person next weekend. Royal Bison has operated its popular bi-annual craft fair online for the past two years, including a hybrid model of shopping online and at the Old Strathcona Performing Arts Centre last December.

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