Thursday Night Summer Date Nights at the Botanic Gardens

Thursday nights just got a little more interesting. Add some adventure to your week and start the weekend early with date nights at the University of Alberta Botanic Gardens, with a new date night experience every week. Wondering what to expect? Every week there’s a new themed event, from the classic outdoor movie (how romantic!) or the Taiko drumming lessons.

June 15 | Pride Week Date Night Oil and Vinegar Tastings
June 22 | Waltz Lessons with U of A Dance Club
June 29 | Craft Beer and Garden Games
July 6 | Taiko Drumming
July 13 | British Invasion
July 20 | Salsa Lessons with U of A Dance Club
July 27 | An evening of Paint
August 3 | Sneak Peek Tours
August 10 | Improv Date Night
August 17 | Bon Festival
August 24 | Date Night Movie Night

The best part about these date nights? Most are included free with admission to the gardens ($13.50), making it an inexpensive way to spice up your summer date night.

The Garden Bar will be open, serving wine and beer. You can bring your own picnic (no BBQs or alcohol, please) purchase a light meal at the outdoor Perks Patio Café, and breathe in the quiet tranquility of the Garden in the twilight. Simply pay admission at the Gate, and enjoy your evening! 

Want to learn more about the date nights at the Botanic gardens? See what’s on the schedule for each night? Check out the events at the Botanic garden, here.


YEGDateNight Team

YEGDateNight Team

YEGDateNight started with a way to inspire ourselves to get out of our dinner and a movie rut. We wanted to share the many things to do in Edmonton and area, with people that may or may not have been under the impression that there's nothing going on in the city. It's grown into the go to place to find out what to do in Edmonton, a space where we share date night inspiration for couples, friends and groups in Edmonton.
YEGDateNight Team

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