A Brief Introduction
Situated on the North Saskatchewan River, Edmonton is the capital city of Alberta. This city is considered as a vibrant urban city center. Moreover, it is highly famous for different things like shopping malls, medical marijuana, along with the cultural scenes embracing more than 40 annual festivals like Fringe Theater Festival.
Edmonton plays host to various large festivals each year making it Canada’s Festival City. In summers, Downtown Edmonton Churchill Square hosts various festivals. The Work’s Art and Design Festival showcases art and design from various award-winning and emerging artists. Another famous festival is Edmonton International Street Performers Festival that showcases street performance artists from different part of the world.
This city is also famous for its museums and galleries. The largest museum is Royal Alberta Museum and has almost 10 million objects in its collection and showcases the culture of the diverse aboriginal tribes of the region. With all the richness in culture and nature, Edmonton has also become a city where cannabis is now legal.