Graffiti Fest Puts Murals on the Map

Graffiti Fest Puts Murals on the Map

Rust Magic 2016 has spraypainted new public murals across the city in a span of several days. The graffiti arts festival aimed to add 17 new murals to the urban landscape, and has already completed 11 in its opening weekend. This weekend, additional murals will be added to The Pearl, Chez Pierre Cabaret, and Quasar Bottle Depot. While the paint is still fresh, a video is not yet available. However, we’ve put together an Edmonton Mural…

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Yeg This Weekend: Sept 18-20

Yeg This Weekend: Sept 18-20

Summer ends after this weekend, so it’s your last excuse to wear your summer clothes outdoors. Some fall festivals are already beginning this weekend being celebrated in several communities in the capital region with a couple highlighted in this round-up. The other events happening are of observance with a model train show, film festival, and one in remembrance and honour. If we’ve missed any major events, please comment below to add them. PARK(ing) Day (Sept…

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Viva Italia, Viva Edmonton! Returns to Little Italy | #viveyeg

Viva Italia, Viva Edmonton! Returns to Little Italy | #viveyeg

Viva Italia, Viva Edmonton! enters its second year under the Viva Italia District Association on August 30th, 2015. Starting out as a cross-cultural festival with the former Chinatown Little Italy Association, Little Italy isn’t so little anymore. Viva Italia, Viva Edmonton! will technically celebrate its 7th year in a community spanning across 23 businesses on 95 Street near Giovanni Caboto Park. The event this year, presented by Associazione Giovani Italiani di Edmonton, is a 9 hour celebration…

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Chinese Fondue at Urban Shabu

Chinese Fondue at Urban Shabu

If you’ve never had this Asian dish called by many names, then you’re truly missing out on one of the best foods to eat in a winter city like Edmonton. Called hot pot by many, shabu shabu by Japanese, Chinese fondue by some Hong Kong yuppies, you can’t go wrong with selecting a broth and cooking the food you want right at the table. There might not be cheese nor chocolate, but the fun and price…

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Macanese Delights From Spring Café

Macanese Delights From Spring Café

Whether you spell it Macao or Macau, you’re sure to find Macanese food a delight at Spring Café. Located perfectly in Chinatown, be ready to fill youself up with pork buns, Portuguese tarts, and a whole lot of Portuguese-influenced Cantonese food you can’t find anywhere else.

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Won Jung Gak Korean Restaurant

Won Jung Gak Korean Restaurant

Won Jung Gak is one of those restaurants which unfortunately never made it past its first few years in business. They served some lovely Korean dishes even had a dish listed as a Top 100 in Canada. It’s been replaced by It’All, a Korean all-you-can-eat sushi and barbecue, a first for Edmonton. While you’re waiting for your food to grill, you can reminisce about Won Jung Gak.

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