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Celebrate 25 years of Family Day in Alberta

February 2015

Every February in Alberta we set aside a day especially to honour our families.

Spend Family Day at the Legislature where an afternoon of spectacle and song awaits. Between Noon and 4 p.m. on Monday, February 16, there will be plenty of cool outdoor activities and warm indoor adventures for all to enjoy.


Seniors’ Tour & Tea

June 2 to 4, from 9 a.m. to noon.

This free event is now sold out. Please contact 780.643.6574 to be added to our waitlist.

The Legislative Assembly of Alberta welcomes seniors from across the province to take part in a special tour of the Legislature Building and a complimentary fancy tea in the pavilion of the Edmonton Federal Building. Reminisce with stories of the men and women who founded our province, gain insight into provincial politics and admire the architecture of one of Alberta’s most cherished landmarks.

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Canada Day

July 1st

In celebration of Canada's birthday, the Alberta Legislature hosts a variety of activities for the whole family. Visitors will enjoy the annual open house and touring the historic Legislature Building at their leisure. They will also have the rare opportunity to walk on the Chamber floor, an honour usually reserved for Members of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta. Throughout the afternoon, over 30,000 individuals normally gather on the grounds for the free family entertainment, including musical and dance performance and games for children.

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Fridays @ the Legislature

On select Fridays during the summer on the Capital Plaza at Noon

This summer discover Fridays @ the Legislature, an outdoor concert series held during the lunch hour. Set against the stunning backdrop of the Alberta Legislature, this event features a diverse mix of Alberta-based musicians.

Performer line-up:

Tasman Jude July 10
Joal Kamps July 24
Olivia Wik August 7
Post Script August 21
Brother Octopus September 4

Special thanks go out to our community partner Alberta Music.

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Celebrate the Season

"Celebrate the Season"
Month of December

The annual Celebrate the Season light-up is the kick-off to holiday events at the Alberta Legislature. Festivities begin in the Legislature rotunda with a choir performance, followed by the Premier's ceremonial turning on of the colourful outdoor lights. Most noon hours and evenings listen to choir performances in the rotunda. In the evening sip free hot chocolate served to visitors in the Legislature rotunda.

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