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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

10 Reasons to Visit 4th Street Promenade in Edmonton

10 Reasons to Visit 4th Street Promenade in Edmonton

Edmonton is full of unique neighbourhoods to visit – and the 4th Street Promenade has a well-deserved place on that list. Deep in the heart of downtown, the community offers sophistication as an ever-changing destination for tourists and locals alike. Cafes: Casual and cozy cafes such as the plant-based Kb&co (Fox One Tower, 10224 104 Street) or Credo Coffee (10134 104 Street) where they put the focus on the perfect Read More

#Megabar Appeal Hearing – CANCELLED

Megabar Withdraws Appeal We have received the attached letter from the SDAB indicating that the Appeal to the megabar development on 104 Street at 102 Avenue has been withdrawn. This is in keeping with the wishes of the community that sent 400 letters, e-mails, phone calls and other messages in response to the original application. The Sustainable Development officer reports that only 2 responses were in favour of the application with 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

Before You Go Downtown, Plan Ahead

Jesse loves to go Downtown for hockey games, concerts & the awesome nightlife. But he likes to save the adventure for the destination, so he plans ahead before he heads out. Jesse is pretty smart, be like Jesse.

How to Be a Good Fan

Jesse is a really good fan when we comes Downtown. He knows not to litter, to use the crosswalks, keep the noise down and more. Check out this video for tips from Jesse on how to celebrate shamelessly and enjoy Downtown responsibly.  

All The Ways to Get Downtown

Planning your trip to Downtown Edmonton? Jesse has a few options for you to consider, from biking to taking transit to driving.

WOW! What an exciting September so far!

WOW! What an exciting September so far! Opening of Rogers Arena, first three international artists perform to full house at Rogers Arena, this upcoming Saturday - Oil Kings and Monday- Oiler preseason games. First NEWS FROM PURPLE FLAG COMMITTEE: We wanted to welcom Rogers Patrons, by providing visitors with a visual cue, and eyes are on the street support. And provide an innovative way to keep pedestrian noise low. Event: Three lots being animated Read More

Getting to Rogers Place 101

On July 13, the City of Edmonton and Oilers Entertainment Group (OEG) hosted over 100 people in an information session providing Downtown residents and businesses with parking and traffic plans, as well as answering questions that they may have. Stu Ballantyne of OEG kicked off the session with a 15 minute presentation of the Rogers Place Event Traffic and Parking Plan. Watch the video of thepresentation above. There were several key areas that Read More

Dauphine Bakery and Bistro to close doors at month’s end

Dauphine Bakery and Bistro to close doors at month’s end

I have had a sad note from Linda Kearney. The most excellent baker of high-quality breads, tarts and other exquisite sweets is closing Dauphine Bakery and Bistro. The last day for the shop, owned and run by Kearney and her husband, Paul Bumanis, is Aug. 27. Thereafter, Dauphine can be found until the end of the market season at both the City Market and the 124 Grand Market, where the business has had Read More