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NHL Centennial Greatest Team Celebration

The 1984-85 Edmonton Oilers were voted the Greatest NHL Team of All Time! The team—including Wayne Gretzky and Mark Messier—will host this intimate evening of storytelling and multi-media vignettes.

Hockey Canada National Women’s Team vs. USA

Canada’s National Women’s Team will face off against the USA for the highly anticipated final game in their six-game series. Come check out these hockey rivals as they prepare for the 2018 Olympic Winter Games!

UFC 215

The Ultimate Fighting Championship comes to Edmonton for an epic one-night event, featuring the battle between Flyweight Champion Demetrious “Mighty Mouse” Johnson and Ray “The Tazmexican Devil” Borg.

Davis Cup

This men’s tennis competition is the largest international team competition in the world, with 134 nations participating and only 16 qualifying for the World Group each year. Canada’s team will face off against India and Edmonton will be hosting the event for the first time since 1996.

2017 Ford World Curling Championship

The biggest names in curling from countries around the globe will descend on the city for nine days of intense rounds of the skillful sport, including a round-robin preliminary round followed by a knockout round.

Harlem Globetrotters

This entertaining basketball team combines impressive athletic skills, over-the-top theatrics, and silly comedy routines into one exciting show. After you’ve taken in their ball-handling wizardry, hang around to get an autograph and photograph with the star players!

Maple Leaf Monster Jam Tour

With names like Northern Nightmare, Scarlet Bandit, and Grave Digger, you know these monster trucks mean serious business. Get electrified as you watch these trucks race, jump, and — most importantly — crush anything that gets in their way, even an airplane!

Calgary Hitmen

Calgary’s WHL hockey team. November 1 vs. Seattle Thunderbirds; November 6 vs. Edmonton Oil Kings; November 13 vs. Kootenay Ice; November 14 vs. Tri-City Americans; November 18 vs. Prince George Cougars; November 21 vs. Everett Silvertips; November 22 vs. Saskatoon Blades; November 27 vs. Regina Pats; December 3 vs. Prince Albert Raiders; December 6 vs. Swift Current Broncos; December 19 vs. Medicine Hat Tigers; December 28 vs. Kootenay Ice; December 30 vs. Lethbridge Hurricanes.

Calgary Flames

Calgary’s NHL hockey team. November 10 vs. Dallas Stars; November 12 vs. New York Rangers; November 16 vs. Arizona Coyotes; November 18 vs. Chicago Blackhawks; November 30 vs. Toronto Maple Leafs; December 2 vs. Minnesota Wild; December 4 vs. Anaheim Ducks; December 10 vs. Winnipeg Jets; December 14 vs. Tampa Bay Lightning; December 16 vs. Columbus Blue Jackets; December 23 vs. Vancouver Canucks; December 29 vs. Anaheim Ducks; December 31 vs. Arizona Coyotes.

OTTAWA SENATORS

OCTOBER 12

The Ottawa Senators push for a playoff return with the addition of Gatineau-native Derick Brassard. General Manager Pierre Dorion thinks the team will be compelling and competitive this year, led by defenceman Dion Phaneuf and Erik Karlsson, “one of the most dynamic players in all of hockey.” Home turf often brings out the best in the team: “Canadian Tire Centre’s fans are passionate. There is certainly something special about watching our team succeed in front of 20,000 of their biggest supporters.” The Sens’ home opener is Oct. 12 against the Toronto Maple Leafs, with preseason games Oct. 1 and 7.

2016 ITU World Triathlon Series

The city will again play host to the ITU World Triathlon Series as the penultimate stop before the final. Witness elite athletes run, swim, and cycle with all of their heart!

Canadian Finals Rodeo

This world-class rodeo event is back for its 43rd year in Edmonton! Cheer on North America’s toughest cowboys as they vie for the championship buckle and the prize money in events like bareback riding, steer wrestling, team roping, tie-down roping, ladies barrel racing, saddle bronc, bull riding, boys steer riding, novice saddle and bareback riding.