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 2015 Happenings on Sir Winston Churchill Square

Upcoming Events:

Spring Break on the Sqaure!
From noon to 4:00 pm, March 30 to April 3, 2015

Sir Winston Churchill Square will be filled with family fun for spring break. EAC’s Happenings on the Square will host free, drop-in activities for children of all ages and interests.

Come to the Square to enjoy:

- 12 to 1: funKi fit will get you moving with Zumba
- 1 to 2: Lightsaber training for young Padawans, BYOL (bring - your own lightsaber)

- 2 to 3: DJ CreeAsian pumping out beats and providing b-boy lessons
Adventure Bus mobile gym on Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
- Bouncy castles

- In addition, games of table tennis, basketball, ball hockey, giant checkers, and more!

The Square is easily accessible via public transportation. A mud-free area for children to play, various food vendors, and nearby public washrooms makes Sir Winston Churchill Square an ideal venue for a family outing (please note that all activities are weather dependent).


Lightsaber Training

 CypherWild DJ Training

Square in September


activity on churchill square

City Market
Every Saturday until the May long weekend, the City Market Downtown is inside City Hall.  


Spring 2015

Regular programming begins May 1 (subject to change):

Mondays:        Zumba on the Square with funKi fit, 12-1

Tuesdays:      Word on the Square, 12-1 – writers change weekly
                        (Sep 30 - Oct 21)

Wednesdays:  Churchill Circuit with funKi fit – a full body workout utilizing the environment, 12-1

                        Lightsaber Training with Janine Waddell Hodder, kids from 7:00-7:45pm, adults from 7:00-8:30pm
(Last session on September 3)

Thursdays:      Live at Lunch featuring local musicians, 11:30-1

                          CypherWild­ with DJ Creeasian, live street art and mc battles, 6:00-9:00pm (Last Cypher on Sep. 25)

                          What is CypherWild? Click here for a youtube link!

                          Breakfast Television interviews DJ Creeasian on "Diverse-City"

Fridays:           Zumba on the Square with funKi fit, 12-1

Daily/Weekend: Games (table tennis, basketball, ball hockey, giant checkers, giant chess and more) 11:30am-8pm

*If Churchill Square is busy with a special event, Happenings programs are held behind the Stanley A. Milner library in Centennial Plaza!

DJs, dancers, artists, and crowd at Churchill Square

Zumba on the Square

Table tennis on June 13

Live at Lunch w/Septeto Santiaguero on August 12

Giant Chess board

Subscribe to the City of Edmonton's See You on the Square E-Newsletter for regular updates about these and other activities on Churchill Square!



The Edmonton Arts Council (EAC), in partnership with the City of Edmonton, programs activity and event Happenings in Sir Winston Churchill Square for casual and day-to-day public use between major festivals and civic events.

Since August 2011, EAC Churchill Square Happenings programmer, Bob Rasko, has produced a diverse schedule of offerings open to the public including: Sunday Swing 'n Skate, Game On street hockey, Rush Hour Wednesdays, Live at Lunch, and Zumba on the Square. 

Getting there: Sir Winston Churchill Square is easily accessible by bus and LRT.  Visit www.takeETS.com for route and schedule information.   

EAC Churchill Square Programmer - Bob Rasko:  brasko@edmontonarts.ca 

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