Make More May Memories

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Photo Credit:  Parks Canada/Elk Island National Park

Summer is here, and there are so many wonderful things to see and do!  We hope you have an a-MAY-zing time in our region.

Go on a Camping Adventure!

Get ready for great camping and summer adventures!  Choose from a variety of camping and glamping options in the Go East of Edmonton region.

Pelican Point Campground – Camrose County

Visit our camping section to find your favourite park and click through to the online reservations.

For a luxurious glamping experience, visit Métis Crossing and stay in one of their sky-watching domes.  You can gaze at the stars as you drift off to sleep in these extraordinary domes.

Métis Crossing – Smoky Lake

Remember to stay safe and check for current fire restrictions in the area at

More Featured Events

May is filled with plenty of spring markets – both indoor and outdoor!  It’s a wonderful time to explore the fresh foods and other products from local vendors.  You can find out where the markets are in our region when you visit our Events Calendar.

Here are a few featured events this month:

May 20Lamont County – Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village – Celebration of Dance

May 31- June 2VegrevilleChuckwagon Races and Dash to Summer

EQUINE EVENT WEEKEND.  APCCA Chuckwagon and Chariot Races, Open Horse Show, Beer Gardens, Chicken Races, Bouncy Castles, Camping and much more!

June 1Fort SaskatchewanLegacy Park Family Festival

Summer is officially back with our beloved, turf-trimming sheep!  Grab the fam, join us at Legacy Park, and celebrate summer with local food, entertainment, community lead activities and of course, sheep!

The sheep will make their entrance at noon as they parade their way from the River Valley to their summer home in Peter T. Ream Historic Park.

June 2ChipmanCar Crafters Show N Shine

Perogy Dinner, Concession, Pancakes, and of course Cars!  Held on Main Street.

Community Garage SalesEverywhere – Check our Events Calendar for one near you!

Be sure to check our Events Calendar often – we have events being added every week!

Follow us on Facebook for more event updates too!

Don’t Miss the Official Launch of the 2024 Roadtrip Adventure Game!

Get started early on the Roadtrip Adventure Game!  It officially launches on June 1st.

Join us at the Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village – Celebration of Dance on May 20th for a special advance Sticker Station and special promotion with our Go East Team members.  Learn about all the new prizes and promotions for roadtrippers this summer!

You’ll find a gameboard at the back of the guide, and you can download more gameboards, sign up, and see all the game details at

Thank you to our Roadtrip Adventures Game Sponsors: 
Canalta Hotels


Pick Up or Download the New 2024 Go East of Edmonton Travel Guide Today!!!

This year, we bring you our biggest and best guide ever, filled with exciting road trips, events, and attractions that will make your summer unforgettable.

Watch our website and social media pages to find out where you can pick up your copy.

View or download your Travel Guide here!

Fantastic Trip Ideas are on Our Website Too!

Be sure to check our website regularly for fresh road trip ideas and travel features this Spring and Summer.  Here are a couple of ideas you will find:

The Great Greenhouse Tour
Explore the beauty of the greenhouses in our region on this self-guided tour.






Moe’s Gardens & Greenhouse – near Bonnyville

Golfing Fun
Take a swing in various communities, as we have over 30 great golf courses in the region!

 Coal Creek Golf Resort – Ryley


If you’re needing a getaway, check out some of the best and most unique accommodations east of Edmonton.  Book your next Place to Stay!

Enjoy top accommodations across the region at Canalta Hotels.

Looking for more Trip Ideas in 2024?

  • Follow us on Facebook where we’re sharing all the great winter activities and local shopping ideas every week!
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  • Check out our Videos – Be inspired to Go East of Edmonton
  • Visit our Events Calendar to stay up to date on all the fun things to do in our region