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PLAN YOUR EDMONTON
ARTS + CULTURE ADVENTURE
Welcome to Edmonton, home of the annual Edmonton Mural Festival! We are excited to have you join us for a celebration of art and community. We hope this visitor's guide is helpful in planning your trip to the Edmonton Mural Festival. Enjoy your stay in the city of festivals!
If you are coming from out of town, Edmonton is easily accessible by car or air. The Edmonton International Airport (EIA) is located just 40 minutes from downtown, and major highways connect the city to surrounding areas.
For your stay in Edmonton, there are plenty of hotel options to choose from. Some popular options include:
The Fairmont Hotel Macdonald
The Westin Edmonton
The JW Marriott Edmonton ICE District
The Matrix Hotel
The Union Bank Inn
The Metterra Hotel
Once you're in the city, the Edmonton Transit Service (ETS) is a convenient way to get around. There are numerous bus routes and LRT stations throughout the city, making it easy to get to the festival and other attractions.
The Edmonton Mural Festival is a family-friendly festival. Our block party and public events are all family accessible. While some of the EMF nighttime events are 18+, the rest of our events are for all ages. We also offer education and art opportunities for youth and teens.
Visitors often arent familiar with the streets and transit information when in a new city. The city of Edmonton has online resources for visitors and the public looking to stay safe as they explore the city.
Discover safe transit options for Edmonton
During the Edmonton Mural Festival, be sure to check out the numerous murals located throughout the city. These colorful and vibrant works of art are sure to inspire and delight.
Book a mural tour for your group!
In addition to the festival, there are plenty of other arts and culture activities to enjoy in Edmonton, including:
Edmonton is known for its diverse culinary scene, and there are plenty of dining options to choose from. Whether you're looking for fine dining or casual fare, you're sure to find something to suit your tastes. Some popular options include:
Transit is great but sometimes your own car can make touring Edmonton's mural scene faster and more efficient.
Learn more about Edmonton's car share options
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