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Edmonton is a winter wonderland this time of year, and there are plenty of ways you can get in the holiday spirit and love your city at the same time!

From light displays and outdoor festivals to concerts and plays to markets and family events - our city is filled with ways you can celebrate the season with family and friends. Here are just a few exciting things happening now or still to come in December:

-Luminaria outdoor light display at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden: @uabotanicgarden

-The annual Butterdome Craft Sale, put on by

-An indoor, family friendly light display at the Expo Centre by @glow_edmonton

-The Nutcracker ballet performance, put on by @albertaballetcanada

-A Very Indigenous Holiday Market, presented by I A M - Indigenous Artist Market Collective

-LEGO Build a Village: free, family-friendly workshops, hosted at @kingswaymall

-CP Holiday Train at Home concert: a free, virtual event

-Sensitive Santa, a time for children with autism and other sensory and mobility sensitivities, hosted at @kingswaymall

And that’s just a few of many exciting holiday events & displays around Edmonton this Christmas! What are some of your favourite Edmonton holiday events that we didn’t list here? Share them in the comments!

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