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We are walking distance to Rogers Place & popular attractions

Alberta’s capital city is brimming with unique things to do, see and experience – from world-class museums and tourist attractions like TELUS World of Science and Muttart Conservatory to exhilarating sporting events and concerts at Rogers Place. Perfectly placed smack-dab in the middle of the buzzy Ice District, Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel by APA provides the perfect home base for your visit. Be sure to check out our event calendar to discover all of the great festivals and events happening in and around town, too.

Attractions

A sign for Edmonton's ICE District

Ice District

Distance from Hotel: less than 1km

The ICE District is one of Canada's largest entertainment districts, just a short walk from Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel by APA

Exterior of Rogers Place

Rogers Place

Distance from Hotel: Less than 1KM

Visit the home to the NHL's Edmonton Oilers, the WHL's Edmonton Oil Kings and live entertainment & events.

4th Street Promenade

The Neon Sign Museum

Distance from Hotel: less than 1km

The outdoor museum features 20 historic neon signs, and is open 24/7.

Royal Alberta Museum Exterior

Royal Alberta Museum

Distance from Hotel: 1.2KM

This is one of Canada’s most popular museums, filled with a spectacular array of natural and human history.

Exterior of Citadel Theatre at night

Citadel Theatre

Distance from Hotel: 1.2KM

Catch a performance at this nationally recognized theatre, one of Edmonton's most celebrated cultural attractions.

Pyramids at Muttart Conservatory

Muttart Conservatory

Distance from Hotel: 3KM

One of Edmonton's most famous landmarks the Muttart Conservatory is a unique botanical garden.

Animal at Edmonton Valley Zoo

Edmonton Valley Zoo

Distance from Hotel: 9KM

Treat your family to a day of fun and learning at Edmonton Valley Zoo, where you can visit over 350 animals and enjoy a varied calendar of events.

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Telus World of Science

Distance from Hotel: 6KM

Science and technology fans of all ages will have a blast at this interactive museum, with its STEM-focused exhibitions and attractions.

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All Is Bright Festival

Kick off the festive season at this beloved festival, where we invite you to eat, drink and be merry - and even indulge in a carriage ride.

NorthwestFest 2020

2021-05-06 00:00:00 - 2021-05-15 00:00:00

Take in Canada’s longest running documentary film festival!

Man on bucking horse at rodeo

Rainmaker Rodeo & Exhibition

2021-05-28 00:00:00 - 2021-05-30 00:00:00

In addition to a thrilling rodeo, this event offers a marketplace, rides, games and much more.

Draft beers at brewery

Edmonton Craft Beer Festival

2021-05-28 00:00:00 - 2021-05-29 00:00:00

This festival showcases hundreds of premium beers, both domestic and international.

Kids showing off hands that are painted tie dye colors

International Children's Festival

2021-06-01 00:00:00 - 2021-06-06 00:00:00

The International Children's Festival introduces young people to the arts in an entertaining and educational way.

Trevor Noah

2021-06-12 00:00:00 : 7:30pm

Trevor Noah is taking Canada by storm with his new show Sorry, Not Sorry.

Band playing trumpet

TD Edmonton International Jazz Festival

2021-06-18 00:00:00 - 2021-06-27 00:00:00

If you like jazz, this annual festival is a must-see. Catch performances of some of the world's most celebrated musicians in and around the city.

Bruschetta

Taste of Edmonton

2021-07-22 00:00:00 - 2021-08-01 00:00:00

Western Canada's biggest food festival features delicious offerings from dozens of area restaurants, as well as workshops, music and much more.

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K-Days

2021-07-23 00:00:00 - 2021-08-01 00:00:00

Edmonton's yearly fair does not disappoint, with plenty of games, rides, food and fun for the whole family.

Father taking selfie with daughter on his shoulders

Edmonton Heritage Festival

2021-07-31 00:00:00 - 2021-08-02 00:00:00

Journey the world without leaving downtown Edmonton at this yearly festival, which highlights and celebrates the many rich cultures within our country.

Man playing acoustic guitar

Edmonton Folk Music Festival

2021-08-05 00:00:00 - 2021-08-08 00:00:00

For four days every summer, folk music aficionados come together to listen to eat, drink and listen to terrific music.

Black and white photo of man performing on stage

Edmonton Fringe Festival

2021-08-12 00:00:00 - 2021-08-22 00:00:00

This festival offers something for everyone - from family-friendly shows to comedy, music and much more. It's staged in and around the city in a wide variety of venues.

Pyramids at Muttart Conservatory

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