2016 Events

July 21

Griesbach Park Cleanup & Lure Party
Turkey Shoot: Batman Vs. Superman

July 22
EPL Hearthstone Fireside Gathering
YEG Extra-Life at K-Days (July 22-July 31)
LARGECON LARP Convention Begins (July 22-24)

July 23
Pokémon Invasion at Tabletop Cafe
Saturday Morning All You Can Eat Cereal & Cartoons

July 24
Cosplay Photoshoot at Just Be Cos

July 25
Batman: The Killing Joke in theatres for one night only.
A very special Nerd Nite Wedding.

July 27
Feather Fall Fundraiser
Drawn to Write: Happy Harbor Kid’s Camp (July 27-July 29)

July 29
Elstree 1976 at Metro Cinema (Star Wars Documentary) (Jul 29-Aug. 3)

July 30
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Midnight Launch

August 1
The Big Lebowski Quote-A-Long
Pinball Super-Selfie League Begins (Aug.1-Aug. 31)

August 2
Movies On The Square: The Force Awakens
Massive Pokémon Go kickoff at the Legislature Rescheduled to Aug. 13

August 4
Fragapalooza Begins (Aug. 4-Aug. 7)
The LGN presents: The Science Behind Jurassic World

August 5
Animethon Begins (Aug. 5-Aug. 7)
-Kickstarter Launch for Like Mist Over The Eyes

August 6
Beyond Board Gaming Cafe (Temporarily delayed)
Time Escape (Escape Room) Opens

August 11
Edmonton Fringe Day One (Aug. 11-Aug. 21)

August 12
Edmonton Fringe Day Two
EPL Books 2 Buy Sale Day One (Stanley Milner Branch)

August 13
Edmonton Fringe Day Three
EPL Books 2 Buy Sale Day Two (Stanley Milner Branch)
Pokémon Go Kickoff at the Legislature (Re-scheduled from Aug. 2)
MLB The Show 16 Regional Event at Cineplex

August 14
Edmonton Fringe Day Four
EPL Books 2 Buy Sale Day Three (Stanley Milner Branch)

August 15
Edmonton Fringe Day Five

August 17
Seed Me Book Launch at Happy Harbor

August 18
College Plaza Starbucks Mario Party

August 20
Avalon Knights Board Game Swap Meet
Stupid Hackathon YEG

August 22
Conductive Crochet at the EPL MakerSpace

August 23
Pokémon Go Safari Night-Take 2!

August 25
Fourth Planet Book Signing
Burning Water Magazine New Issue Launch Party.

August 26
Alberta Beat Down Video Game Tournament Begins (Aug. 26-Aug. 28)

August 27
Broomsticks and Baskets Fundraiser
Avalon Knights Tabletop RPG Day

September 1
Lady Geeks Unite Cosplay Workshop

September 3
Annual Steampunk Photoshoot (At Alberta Railway Museum)
Gene Wilder Tribute at Metro Cinema

September 9
Cosplay Build Weekend Begins (Sep. 9-11)

September 10
2016 PinGolf Championship

September 16
Extra Life Tabletop Appreciation Weekend
The Long Expected Party (Tolkien Literary Guild)

September 17
Greater Edmonton Model Train Show Begins (Sep. 17-18)
Saturday Morning All You Can Eat Cereal Cartoon Party @ Metro Cinema
Mythic Man Game Day
Batman Day
The Deadlandz
AIDS Walk & Superhero Run

September 18
Team Edmonton Board Game Day

September 21
Nerd Nite Edmonton #1
Geek Girls & Wonder Women (With Sam Maggs)
Zelda: Symphony of The Goddesses

September 22
Edmonton Board Game Exchange Meetup (& Play!)
Turkey Shoot: Twilight @ Metro Cinema

September 23
Edmonton Expo Begins (Sept. 23-Sep 25)
YEG Open 2016 (Smash Bros.)
Potterwatch FUNdraiser

September 24
National Learn to Code Day Event (By Ladies Learning Code)
NSFCon Pre-Launch Party (18+Event)
ScotiaBank Theatre Guitar Hero Tournament.
Hobbit Garden Workshop

September 25
Telus World of Science DARK MATTERS:The Science of Sci-Fi

September 30
Pathfinder Society Three-Day Event

October 1
24 Hour Comic Day

October 5
An Evening For Educators (at Happy Harbor)

October 6
A Very Special Halloween Screening (at Happy Harbor)

October 7
Edmonton Zombie Walk (10 year anniversary)

October 8
Angry Birds Universe Exhibit opens at Telus World Of Science

October 12
Nerd Nite Edmonton #2
-Edmonton Nerd List 1st Anniversary!

October 13
Introvert Reading Night

October 14
IntrigueCon RPG Convention Begins (3 day event)

October 15
Edmonton League Of Legends Open (2 day event)
Beyond Board Grand Opening In Sherwood Park
Games Collective Opening in Leduc

October 16
Pop Culture Fair

October 18
Introduction to Pop Manga Begins (One Month Course)
DEDfest Begins (Oct. 18-Oct. 23)

October 20
Spooky Double Feature At Fort Edmonton Park

October 21
Gamealot Begins (Oct. 21-Oct. 23)
Spooky Terrarium Night

October 22
Blood and Gears Begins (Oct. 22-Oct. 23)
Onslaught Begins (Oct. 22-Oct. 23)
-Table Top Cafe 3rd Anniversary

October 28
Night Of Fear Festival (Oct. 28-29)
Rocky Horror Steampunk Ball

October 29
High Harvest D&D Festival at Avalon Knights
Howlween Book Signing at Happy Harbor
Halloween Comicfest (free comics!)
Pandemic Zombie Survival Game

October 31
Snap To Win @ Black Sheep Gifts & Londonderry Mall

November 1
Aliens 30th Anniversary Screening at Metro Cinema

November 3
Letters From Pluto Laser Show at Telus World Of Science

November 4
Hey! Listen! Live at the Aviary – Nov. 4th

November 5
Extra Life Edmonton

November 6
Edmonton Collector Con (Nov. 6)

November 7
N7 Day

November 9
Nerd Nite Edmonton #3

November 10
International Science Centre Day at Telus World Of Science

November 12
National Girls Learning Code Day: Game-Making With Scratch 

November 17
Science in the Cinema presents: Memento
Dark Matters: DIY

November 18
EDAC Game Jam: (Nov. 18-20)
KEFCon Board Game Convention Begins (Nov. 19-20)

November 19
Local Comic Store Day – Nov. 19 (& Indie Comic Day @ Happy Harbor)

November 21
Comix: Beyond The Comic Book Pages (at Metro Cinema)

November 24
Choose Your Own Book Reading – Nov. 24 (@ Variant Edition)

November 26
Classic Video Game Championships Begins (Nov. 26-27)
The Philosopher’s Stone LARP (@ Warp 2)
Nerdate Art Night at MacBeth Comics
Art for Heart; Fundraiser for the Stollery

November 28
Science After Dark – Nov. 28

November 30
REEL Learning presents King Kong (1933) at Metro Cinema (Nov. 30)

December 1
LGN Presents: The House Cup – Dec. 1 (At Happy Harbor)

December 3
On Tilt 2: Cloud! Smash 4 Tournament – Dec. 3
-Red Claw’s Semi Annual Bitz Swap Version 4

December 8
Apocalypse Kow Kristmas Kabaret-Dec. 8

December 8
Turkey Shoot: Twilight Dec. 8

December 10
Geeky Market at The Gamer’s Lodge
Learn To Build Your Own Stormtrooper Armour!(At Just Be Cos)
Edmonton LoL Open Tournament
Saturday Morning All You Can Eat Cereal Cartoon Party at Metro

December 11
EBGX Xmas Party & Gift Exchange

December 13
Edmonton Board Game Exchange League Nights Starts
The Music Of Star Wars

December 14
Rogue One Premiere Party (@ The Buckingham)

December 15
A Very HOMO-CIDAL Xmas w/ GREMLINS!!!! (Metro Cinema)

December 16
Deck The LOLS-A Christmas Variety Show (Dec. 16)

December 17
Doctor Whom Holiday Special – Dec. 17
Kingsway Warlords Christmas Party – Dec. 17

December 23
Die Hard Double Feature – Dec. 23