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An Afternoon at the Farm – Horse Sense Training and Petting Zoo

I’ll be honest. My family is a city family. We live in the city, work in the city, go to school in the city and spend all of our time in the city. To my kids, the “country” is a place about 20 minutes outside of the city where farmers, cowboys, cows and horses live. The only time they can …

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6 extra things to do at the Edmonton Corn Maze

Aside from gorgeously colourful leaves falling through the crisp air and pumpkin themed everything, Autumn means getting lost in the pathways at the Edmonton Corn Maze for many local families. Most people have heard of Edmonton’s original corn maze, but did you know that Edmonton Corn Maze offers so much more than just an awesomely designed corn maze? Here’s 6 …

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The Reynolds-Alberta Museum: A must-do family outing south of the city

Did you know that you can see a one-of-a-kind 1929 Duesenberg Phaeton Royale Model J, the world’s oldest dragline – a Bucyrus Class-24 dragline built in 1917, and a 1943 Douglas DC-3 just a short drive from Edmonton?  Located in Wetaskiwin, the Reynolds-Alberta Museum is the place where history meets present. The Reynolds-Alberta Museum interprets the impact of technological change …

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Mundare: Exploring the small town with a big heart

In preparation of Mundare’s upcoming Agri-Daze event taking this weekend (August 14th & 15th), we’ve put together a few activities to do while in town. Not able to make it to the Agri-Daze event? This list will still give you plenty of reasons to make a day trip east of Edmonton. Rich in a Ukrainian background, the Town of Mundare is …

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Make memories at the museum: A day out with Grandpa

Part of your job as a grandparent (besides spoiling your grandkids silly) is to be a link to the past.   Everything has changed since you were his age – but you can show him what it was like on a special Grandpa-Grandson day out to a museum. You know that kids learn more if they’re having fun and with …