Wedding Event: I would be going to this if I was planning a wedding. In collaboration with Blush Magazine, The Local Love Pop Up dubs itself as "an alternative to the traditional bridal fairs." The magical marketplace will be set up at The Enjoy Centre this Sunday, September . . .
Edmonton Comic & Entertainment Expo: If this festival has been flying under your radar, this is the year to check it out! Have you seen the guest list? The kids from Stranger Things (if you haven't watched this show, you need to), William Shatner, Gene Simmons, and Jason . . .
Accidental Beach Shirts: Vivid Print has restocked it's official Accidental Beach tanks for women and men. They're selling like hot cakes so get into their Whyte Ave shop (10342 82 Ave) and get yours. Meantime, 630 CHED is hosting The Endless Summer Accidental Beach Party . . .
Beaumont Love: I have to admit it. I'm falling in love with Beaumont. First Chartier restaurant captured our attention and now the Beaumont Night Market! It's next Saturday, September 9th at the Beaumont Community Centre from 4-11 p.m, hosted by Empowering Women . . .
Rad Dads: Well...I love this like you wouldn't believe. I heard about Rad Dads while at the opening of Cartago. Rad Dads is a "Dad support network for the sharing of ideas, wisdom and experiences of parenting- all while having a beer or two." They're hosting an event called . . .
Yoga with Goats: I have to try this: you can now do you yoga with goats, sheep, pigs and other animals at Farm Animal Rescue and Rehoming Movement (FARRM) Animal Sanctuary in Wetaskiwin. So far, events are held twice a month. August is sold out but there's another one coming . . .
Cirque Almost Over: If you want to take in Kurios in Edmonton, you only have a few more days! I've never met a Cirque show I didn't like. I wish we would have gone to this one. The show runs tonight, tomorrow and Sunday, and then it's done. Get your tickets - . . .
Alberta-Made: Londonderry Mall is adding an exclusive Shop Canada Runway: eight new stores with an Alberta focus. Most of the shops (which open between August 12-24) are owned by people from the Edmonton area. I love the move. Find out more here. Also of note, Edmonton's . . .
Mobile Boutiques: I received several messages after posting my last Local Love List where I mentioned a new airstream boutique coming to Edmonton. It seems mobile boutiques are becoming a mega thing in the Edmonton area and I'm totally into it. Make sure to check out: Out . . .
Airstream Boutique: I stumbled upon Somewear Boutique on Instagram and I'm so intrigued! Billed as "#yeg's first mobile consignment boutique," Creator Jacqueline Kitzan plans to take her followers on a journey as she transforms an old Airstream trailer into a boutique. . . .