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OPEN FOR YOU TO DISCOVER! The Alberta Legislature is an all-seasons destination. From lively summer festivals to celebrations during the holiday season the grounds are always a hub of activity. The Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre (located in the Edmonton Federal Building) also offers unique programs throughout the year.

All events are open to the public free of charge.

Visitor Centre

Celebrate the Season

2019 Performance Schedule

Join us for the Legislature Light-Up at 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, December 5. Celebrate the Season will run from December 5 to 23 with daily performances at 6:30 p.m. and noon hour performances on weekdays and will feature 50 musical ensembles from across Alberta. Events are free for all to attend.

Visitor Centre

Alberta Branded Winter Market

Gift the best of everything local! Plan to make the Alberta Branded Winter Market your shopping destination for signature creations by Alberta Makers.

Friday, December 13

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre

Featuring products by Alberta makers

Karen Cantine, Country Market Gourmet Foods, Karen Bishop, Holly Boone, Michelle Dall'Acqua, Ivanna Dyedkova, Valerie Enders, Marcia Fossey, Darcy Gusse Edinga, Carrie & Judy Hamilton, Cindy James, Linda McBain Cuyler, Soma Mo, Ella Nasogaluak-Brown, Marc Nipp, Pauline Nykolyshyn, Benjamin Oswald, Dalia Saafan, David Shkolny, Kimberly Smith, Fei Su, Ellen Thomson, Keith Walker, Samantha Williams-Chapelsky, and Sue Zukiwsky.

Visitor Centre

Thursdays To Be Discovered

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VISITOR CENTRE CLOSURE

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The Legislative Assembly Visitor Centre will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 5 and will reopen with its regular hours on Friday, December 6.

HOLIDAY MOVIE MAGIC:

It's a Wonderful Life

Registration required.

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George Bailey has so many problems he is thinking about ending it all – and it’s Christmas – but a guardian angel named Clarence shows George what his town would have looked like if it hadn't been for all his good deeds over the years.

Popcorn and juice will be available and you are welcome to bring along your favourite movie snacks!

Space is limited in the Pehonan Theatre so reserve your spot today. Register through Eventbrite or by contacting Visitor Services at 780.427.7362 or visitorinfo@assembly.ab.ca.

Note:This film will be projected on a single flat screen and not in the round.

HOLIDAY MOVIE MAGIC:

The Muppet Christmas Carol

Registration required.

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The Muppets characters tell their version of the classic Charles Dickens holiday tale of an old and bitter miser’s redemption on Christmas Eve.

Popcorn and juice will be available and you are welcome to bring along your favourite movie snacks!

Space is limited in the Pehonan Theatre so reserve your spot today. Register through Eventbrite or by contacting Visitor Services at 780.427.7362 or visitorinfo@assembly.ab.ca.

Note:This film will be projected on a single flat screen and not in the round.