Spring Break Fun: Family Activities and Events in the City

Spring break has finally arrived, and Edmonton is abuzz with excitement! It’s the perfect opportunity for families to bond and create lasting memories. With a wide range of thrilling adventures and enriching cultural experiences, there’s no shortage of fun activities during this special time of year.

History Doesn’t Have to Feel Dull

If you’re headed to Edmonton over spring break, make sure to stop in at some of the city’s fascinating museums. From interactive science exhibits to captivating art galleries and immersive history displays, there’s something to spark the curiosity of every family member.

Expect to be inspired and amazed by the wonders of the past, present, and future. At Edmonton’s Best Hotels, we understand the excitement of exploring new places – especially when the history of those places is involved!

Go Ahead, Get Outdoors!

If you’re looking for a break from the hustle and bustle of city life, Edmonton’s parks and reserves offer a perfect getaway. Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of the lush forests, scenic trails, and botanical gardens. Take a hike, go on a bike ride, or simply relax with a picnic in the great outdoors. 

With endless opportunities for family fun, there’s something for everyone to enjoy. You can explore playgrounds, splash pads, and sports fields, or participate in outdoor education programs and guided nature walks. Edmonton’s parks and reserves are a great way to enjoy quality time with your loved ones and create lasting memories. 

Family, Festivals, and Fun – Oh My!

Immerse yourself in the lively celebrations that showcase the city’s diverse heritage. From festivals to cultural showcases, there are plenty of entertainment options. Edmonton is known for its vibrant and diverse cultural scene, and there’s no better time to experience it than during March. This is when the city comes alive with various family-friendly festivals and events that showcase the best of Edmonton’s art, music, and culture. 

These festivals offer a great opportunity to spend quality time with your loved ones, explore different cultures, and create lasting memories together. So, mark your calendars and get ready to immerse yourself in the lively celebrations that make Edmonton such a special place!

Get Hands-On & Make Something Memorable

Discover the joy of artistic expression and ignite your family’s creative spirit with immersive, hands-on workshops! Delve into the captivating world of painting, pottery, and crafts as you unleash your imagination and craft unique masterpieces. Enjoy quality bonding time with your loved ones while exploring your artistic talents and discovering new skills. This is a beautiful opportunity to ignite your creativity and create lasting memories with your family!

Did Someone Say Game On?

Have an active and fun spring break with your family by trying different sports and recreation activities such as bowling, swimming, and mini-golf. These activities are suitable for all ages and skill levels and offer opportunities for bonding and adventure. So, get out there and enjoy the time together!

Kick Back & Relax with the Arts!

Get ready for quality family time this spring break with a cozy movie night or a mesmerizing live theatre experience! Cuddle up with your dear ones and get lost in the newest blockbuster hits or the most captivating stage shows. You’ll create precious memories that will warm your heart for years with every laugh, gasp, or tear shed. So, grab some popcorn, dim the lights, and let the magic begin!

Teach Them Kitchen Skills They’ll Love to Learn

Take your kids on an exciting culinary adventure and dive into a world of diverse and delightful flavours! From interactive cooking classes to mouth-watering food tastings and collaborative family cooking sessions, there are countless opportunities to explore new cuisines, hone essential kitchen skills, and relish every bite with your loved ones. Prepare to experience a gastronomic journey that will tantalize your taste buds and create unforgettable memories!

Make the Most of Your Spring Break

As spring break comes to a close, take a moment to reflect on the beautiful memories you’ve created with your family. From exciting adventures to meaningful experiences, each moment spent together has been extraordinary. As you bid farewell to spring break, remember to cherish these memories and look forward to many more family adventures in the future. And remember, when you’re ready to plan your next getaway, book your stay through Edmonton’s Best Hotels for the ultimate family-friendly experience!

Whether you’re a seasoned arts enthusiast or someone discovering the magic of the arts for the first time, SkirtsAFire 2024 offers an unforgettable experience. So mark your calendars, immerse yourself in the captivating performances, and join us in celebrating the immense talent and contributions of women in the arts. Together, let’s create a more inclusive and vibrant arts community in Edmonton.

If you’re visiting Edmonton for this year’s SkirtsAFire, or just want to stay close to the action, book your hotel through Edmonton’s Best Hotels to take advantage of our 1, 2, 3 Reward Deal and get up to $225 in rewards.

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Terms and Conditions

The “1,2, 3 Pick Your Rewards”, Terms and Conditions and Blackout Dates 

Rewards Program campaign dates

Reward package available to book from January 5, 2022 for stays to December 31, 2024 for rewards except for possible blackout dates. At present there are no blackout dates scheduled.

Rewards are subject to while supplies last.  Substitutions of equivalent kind, value may be made as necessary.  Rewards are non-transferable, no cash value, no cash back.

  • Rewards are non-transferable, non-exchangeable, have no cash value, no cash back.
  • Rewards cannot be combined with any other offer or promotion.
  • Reward deal is net non-commissionable.

Blackout dates

At present there are no blackout dates scheduled. 

In the event blackout dates are scheduled, any guest who makes a booking for a hotel stay during the blackout period prior to the blackout period being named will receive the rewards they are booked for. 

Rewards Program offerings

Book one night’s stay with Edmonton’s Best Hotels and receive your choice of one of three $50 rewards excluding blackout dates:

  • $50 Gas Card or
  • $50 Prepaid Mastercard, or
  • $50 Ultimate Dining Card

Book two night’s stay with Edmonton’s Best Hotels and receive your choice of one of five reward packages excluding blackout dates:

  • $150 prepaid MasterCard, or
  • $75 Gas card and $75 MasterCard, or
  • $75 Gas card and $75 Ultimate Dining Card, or

Book three night’s stay with Edmonton’s Best Hotels and receive your choice of one of four reward packages excluding blackout dates:

  • Three Night Reward 1: $225 Prepaid Mastercard
  • Three Night Reward 3: $75 Ultimate Dining Card + $75 Prepaid Mastercard + $75 Gas Card

One choice of reward per stay. 

Guest must be 18 years of age or older at time of redemption. 

Prepaid Mastercard’s can be used for online purchases only. In Canada, prepaid Mastercard’s cannot be used at any retail outlet (including your hotel) with point-of-sale systems.

Rewards distribution

Rewards will be emailed directly to guests within 48 hours of Edmonton’s Best Hotels confirming their check-in.  Rewards are not provided by the hotel’s front desk.   All rewards are sent electronically. 


Guest must reserve a minimum of 24 hours prior to arrival.

Rewards are NOT available for reservations made less than 24 hours in advance of arrival.

Reservations made directly with hotels and not through Edmonton’s Best Hotels are not eligible for rewards. No exceptions. Rewards are only provided to guests who book through Edmonton’s Best Hotels online booking platform.  Booking reservation confirmations will have Edmonton’s Best Hotels branding on them. Rewards not provided for hotel reservations during specified blackout dates.

Reservations cannot be extended by hotels for additional rewards.

Guests may add a night to an existing one-night deal reservation and receive additional rewards if the request is made a minimum of 24 hours in advance of arrival.

Booking terms and conditions

Rewards provided for more than one night, must be for consecutive nights under one registration under one name at one property. In addition, no more than up to three consecutive nights will be honoured. If a guest checks in for three days and then checks out and re-checks in for the next day, this is considered a consecutive night booking even if the second booking is made at different hotel.  

There must be a minimum of three days between bookings.

Multiple reservations for the same person for the same night(s) is considered a double booking and only one of those bookings will be eligible for rewards. For example, if a guest books two nights on x and y date and then makes another two-night booking for the same dates at the same hotel or another hotel, EBH considers this a double booking and will honour rewards for only one of those bookings. 

Is there a limit on the number of bookings I make on different dates?  Edmonton Best Hotels welcomes repeat business.  Some of our guests visit Edmonton every month.  Please note as stated earlier there must be a minimum of three days between bookings. Please also note stated blackout dates.

Cancelling and date changes to reservations

If a guest wants to cancel or change the dates of their booking.

What if I want to cancel my booking?  Edmonton Best Hotels must cancel your booking (not the hotel).  If you want to cancel, contact info@edmh.ca and let us know.  We will cancel your booking and send you a cancellation number for your records.  Please do not cancel directly with the hotel.

What if I want to change the dates of my booking?  You must contact Edmonton Best Hotels at info@edmh.ca and let us know you want to make a date change.  Your original booking must be cancelled first.  You will receive a cancellation number for your records.  Then, you must rebook for your new dates.  The hotel nor Edmonton’s Best Hotels cannot make date changes to the original booking.  Please note this does not guarantee you will receive the same hotel rate when you rebook for different dates.

Any questions, please contact Edmonton Best Hotels at info@edmh.ca 

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