CFA Society Edmonton

A Member of the CFA Institute Global Network of Societies

 Around the City

Greater Edmonton is a diverse area of over 1 million people that has earned the nickname “Festival City” due to its 30 plus festivals a year.Edmonton is within driving distance to Jasper and some of the best skiing around.The North Saskatchewan River runs through the city and provides a fantastic river valley full of trails and parks.With a vibrant music and arts scene as well as a large entertainment district, quality schools, and many family oriented attractions, the city has something for everyone and offers an excellent work/life balance.Click on www.edmonton.com for a wealth of information.Alternatively, follow the links below for a sample of what Edmonton and area has to offer.

Sports Teams

NHL Hockey  www.edmontonoilers.com

CFL Football www.edmontoneskimos.com

WHL Hockey www.oilkings.ca

Golden Baseball League www.capsbaseball.com

National Lacrosse League  www.edmontonrush.com

International Basketball League www.edmontonnrg.com

Culture

Art Gallery  www.artgalleryofalberta.com

Museum  www.royalalbertamuseum.com

Ballet  www.albertaballet.com

Opera  www.edmontonopera.com

Symphony  www.edmontonsymphony.com

Performance Venues

Music  www.winspearcentre.com

Live Theatre  www.citadeltheatre.com

Performing Arts  www.jubileeauditorium.com

Stadium http://www.edmonton.ca/attractions_recreation/sport_recreation/stadiums_sports/stadiums.aspx

Arena  www.rexall-place.com

Education

University  www.ualberta.ca

College  www.macewan.ca

Technical Institute  www.nait.ca

Public Schools  www.epsb.ca

Catholic Schools  www.ecsd.net

Attractions

Historical Park www.fortedmontonpark.com

Conservatory  www.muttartconservatory.com

Science Centre  www.edmontonscience.com
Zoo www.valleyzoo.ca

Botanical Gardens  www.devonian.ualberta.ca

Elk Island National Park www.pc.gc.ca/pn-np/ab/elkisland

West Edmonton Mall  www.westedmall.com

Jasper National Park  www.jaspernationalpark.com