DECEMBER IN THE HEART
Elevate & Celebrate
Date: December 5, 2018
Time: 11:30 – 1:30 pm
Location: Elevate Food Fare (Top Level)
Celebrate the 2nd anniversary of Elevate Food Fare and the start of the holiday season. There will be stiltwalkers with free samples of food, an aerial bartender serving a themed mocktail, and fun music to get in the holiday mood. Bring a $5 donation in support of Boyle Street Community Services and get some fantastic prizes and a photo in the feature Vignettes photo booth!
Holiday Heart Market
Date: December 12, 2018
Time: 11:30 – 1:00 pm
Location: Centre Court (Street Level near Hudson’s Bay)
We are having a retailer market and live painting event! Come enjoy retailer samples, enter contests, and see a LIVE painting by artist AJA Louden to create an exciting new mural spacel. There will be festive music and another chance for a $5 donation to enter to win some fantastic prizes and craft a signature art piece to add to our new mural. We look forward to seeing you at this fun event!
GLOVE DONATION CAMPAIGN
December 1 – 24
We’re decorating our tree with GLOVES this year! Help us decorate!
To participate, bring a new pair of gloves to Guest Services or to either of our above events.
Your donation will be in support of Boyle Street Community Services
(all gloves will be donated).
Thank you for your support.
Our holiday events for 2018 are presented by Telus.
Boyle Street Community Services has been working in the inner city of Edmonton since 1971 to serve, support, and empower people to take control of their lives and escape the cycle of poverty and homelessness. The mission of Boyle Street Community Services is to build and provide community support for people with multiple barriers to inclusion. We provide over 40 programs and services across 9 locations to over 12000 individuals each year.
For more information on Boyle Street please visit their website HERE.
Dallas LaRose – Dallas LaRose invokes a modern approach to marrying figurative and abstract works. Her work is inspired by textiles, fashion, and nature. Her practice is rooted in strikingly bold colours smeared gesturally across the canvas to create a new depth to the otherwise two-dimensional work.
You can find her work in a Pop-Up Gallery on Street Level near Hudson’s Bay and beside Spasation for the entire month of December, opening date is December 3, 2018.
Vignettes – The Vignettes Design Series presented by Avenue Magazine is an interdisciplinary event that brings together local designers, artists, and makers to bring their best in collaboration and creation to co-create amazing environments. This unique pop-up experience will be taking place here in Edmonton City Centre on Street Level West. Come out and check out Vignettes with your co-workers or team! Whether it’s during your lunch break, after work, or with your entire office, we’d love to have you discover, play and explore over 18 immersive art installations built by over 40 Edmonton Creatives. For details and tickets: http://www.vignettesyeg.ca/
Check out what else is happening in the downtown core Edmonton
Try our new expansive food court Elevate Food Fare located Top Level East with a diverse selection of food retailers. We also have Fionn MacCool’s located on the West side Top Level near The Bay, Urban Greek and Sushi Shop on Street Level East for in house dining as well. We are central to a wide variety of dining options and restaurants throughout the downtown region.
Home to over 130 diverse retail options, we have a variety of fashion and service shopping options for you. Visit our interactive directory and store listings to find what you are looking for or contact our Guest Services by text at (780) 900-0950 or use the live chat function on the main page of our website.
Our movie theatre, Landmark City Centre Theatre 9, is located Top Level West. For a listing of movies and promotions please visit www.landmarkcinemas.com
The Citadel Theatre is the major venue for theatre arts in the city of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, located in the Downtown Core on Churchill Square. It is the third-largest regional theatre in Canada. For upcoming shows, tickets and information, visit www.citadeltheatre.com.
Performing Arts and Music
The Francis Winspear Centre for Music is a performing arts centre located in the downtown core of Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. Opened in 1997, it is the home of the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra. Visit www.winspearcentre.com for upcoming shows and performance information.
The Art Gallery of Alberta is a public art gallery located in downtown Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. It has a collection of well over 6,000 works of art. For information and events visit www.youraga.ca
Museum – OPENING OCTOBER 3
The Royal Alberta Museum is a museum of human and natural history. The new building will be the largest museum in western Canada with more than 82,000 square feet of exhibition space and 419,000 total square footage. The museum will feature expansive galleries chronicling Alberta’s natural and cultural worlds, a feature gallery showcasing travelling exhibitions from Canada and around the world, an interactive, 7,000-square-foot dedicated children’s gallery, and a bigger bug room with live invertebrates and visible nursery. For information please visit royalalbertamuseum.ca
Sports and Concert
Rogers Place is a multi-use indoor arena venue hosting large events and sports located in the Ice District just a block away from us. Please visit www.rogersplace.com
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