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Downtown Live

Downtown Live

  Presented by the Downtown Business Association, Downtown Live is a summer series of live performances at various venues across Downtown.

From August 4 to September 30, catch one of 40+ micro-events, whether it’s an indie singer on a restaurant patio, an opera performance overlooking the river valley or an Indigenous singer in a Downtown park. It’s an unforgettable summer of music, theatre, dance and the performing arts in unique Downtown locations.

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Al Fresco on 4th – A New Summer Event

Al Fresco on 4th – A New Summer Event

  104th Street Welcomes You to a New Summer Event Al Fresco on 4th presents new and exciting programming in support of downtown businesses

The 104 Street Action Committee is pleased to announce Al Fresco on 4th, a new outdoor event taking place on 4th Street Promenade in support of our local downtown businesses and their economic recovery from COVID-19. Al Fresco on 4th will include extended summer patios at our many locally-owned

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Feast on Fourth

Feast on Fourth

Feast on Fourth A New & Safe Sensory Experience! Join us every Thursday this summer for 'Feast on Fourth' for creative food specials and discounts at participating 104 Street and area restaurants, pubs and retailers. Our businesses want to say 'thank you' for your on-going support and encourage you to tag your experience with #on4th. This week's participating businesses and specials include (June 25): Bite of Brazil - 10% off their most popular sandwich, the Read More

#Megabar Appeal Hearing Scheduled for November 2nd

#Megabar Appeal Hearing Scheduled for November 2nd

Friends of 104th.... As you all know, Urban Sparq has decided to appeal the Development Officer's decision to reject the application for the #megabar proposal in the Fox II towers. http://edmontonjournal.com/news/local-news/proposed-downtown-mega-bars-to-appeal-city-rejection The date for the appeal hearing for the #megabar  is scheduled for November 2nd at 10:30 am, 3rd floor of the Churchill Building.  A few community members met Saturday and we will be lining up 5-6 speakers that can speak to different perspectives Read More

It’s Almost Time to See Your Rogers Place

It’s Almost Time to See Your Rogers Place

Among the highlights of the tour will be seeing the Ford Hall artwork by world-renowned Indigenous artist Alex Janvier, the NHL’s largest true high-definition scoreboard, and the bright, wide concourses offering an impressive array of food and beverage options. Tickets to the open house will be released to the public on August 29. Tickets are free and the public will be required to book a scheduled arrival/entrance slot between 8 a.m. Read More

104th Street Feast

104th Street Feast

A new and fun food concept launches in September on 104 Street. Called the 104th Street Feast, the concept is the inaugural outing for Edmonton Food Tours, a new company offering walking food tours of Edmonton neighbourhoods. The food tour, which profiles Edmonton’s spectacular City Market, starts out with a full-on Ukrainian brunch, care of chef Brad Smoliak of Kitchen by Brad (located just a block from the market at 10130 105 St.). Read More

Raceweek Street Party

Raceweek Street Party

Raceweek Street Party hosted by Yardstick Raceweek will be rolling into Edmonton September 1st – 5th, featuring two international sporting events, Tour of Alberta and ITU World Triathlon, taking place over the Labour Day long weekend. On August 27th, the City of Edmonton, EEDC and Yardstick are partnering to launch a cool, summer Raceweek Street Party. Join us on 104 Street Saturday, August 27, from 6:30pm – 10:30pm. 104th Street (from Jasper Ave to Read More

How will the Arena Affect 4th Street Merchants/Residents & Businesses?

Dick Gregory once said that “There is a limit to the amount of information you can keep bottled up.” The 104th Street Committee is opening the information bottle. When Rogers Place opens in September there will be a spillover effect on 104 Street. How will this affect you? Stuart Ballantyne, Senior VP-Operations (and colleagues) with the Oilers Entertainment Group (OEG) have been invited to talk about traffic, parking, and pedestrian flow related to Read More

Purple Flag Gala

Purple Flag Gala

Want to learn more about Purple Flag? Check out our “Purple Flag Gala” evening next Wednesday night at the Coast Edmonton Plaza Hotel! All proceeds will go to the Edmonton Emergency Shelter. Instead of a boring meeting, our Chasing the Purple Flag Steering Committee is presenting “The Three Part Event” based on our committee values: Inform! Entertain! Educate! Inform:  Learn the status of our accreditation quest! Entertain: Enjoy the sounds of Terry McDade!! Educate: Discover Read More

Michael Phair Park Officially Opened on 104th Street

Michael Phair Park Officially Opened on 104th Street

The secret is out! The little pocket park on the 104 Promenade north of Jasper is now officially the Michael Phair Park. Over 200 friends, colleagues, and officials attended the official opening on Thursday. Mayor Don Iveson and City Councillor Scott McKeen spoke highly of Michael Phair’s contributions to the city in academia, pride, and the arts. A picnic in the park followed the official unveiling of the park sign. The Read More