What Can Families Do in St. Albert?
St. Albert is a family-oriented community with a reputation for being number one best small city in Canada (according to a 2013 award given by MoneySense). Despite being a small suburb North of Edmonton, St.Albert is bursting with entertainment opportunities suitable for all types of families.
- • Recreational. Whether your family likes to spend time exploring the great outdoors; or you have kids who enjoy playing sports, St. Albert is a world of opportunity! Visit the local rec facility (Servus Place) to participate in leisure and fitness activities. The rec centre also offers team sports, exercise classes, and a full state-of-the-art fitness equipment.
- • Family festivals. Many families in St.Albert look forward to the International Children’s Festival. An annual 5 day festival for children and their families, from puppets to storytellers, and jugglers— Children’s Fest is sure to entertain.
- • Educational. Visit the local Public Library any time of the year for educational programs, books, and audio/visual materials. Other facilities such as the St. Albert Art Gallery has drop-in programs for children ages 6 to 12 years old; Picasso for toddlers; and more!
- • Aquatic Activities. No matter if its cold and snowing outside, families can swim year-round in St. Albert. In addition to the 160 feet of water slides at Servus Place, Fountain Park Recreation Centre also hosts swimming lessons and family friendly swims.
Its no wonder St. Albert is loved by all residents and envied by other small Canadian cities! To learn more about this family community click here. If you’re ready to relocate to St. Albert, contact Stephen Lau and the Edmonton Home Pros team. Their real estate knowledge extends to more than Edmonton— they also know the St. Albert market and can help families find a St. Albert home. Looking for a family friendly St. Albert community? Learn more about Sturgeon Heights, Oakmont, and Lacombe Park here.