Edmonton International Street Performers Festival

An international cast of jugglers, acrobats, sword-swallowers, hip hop dancers and more descend on Edmonton for the annual Edmonton International Street Performers Festival.

* Dates have been confirmed
Festival Dates: -
Community: Edmonton
Region: Edmonton & Area
Province: Alberta
Festival Type: Arts & Culture

Launched in 1984, the first of its kind in North America, the Edmonton International Street Performers Festival celebrates busking and street entertainment with high-calibre acts from around the world.

From musicians to jugglers, acrobats to unicyclists, the festival features more than 1,500 outdoor performances by an international cast of amazing street artists.

All the action takes place in Sir Winston Churchill Square in downtown Edmonton.

Schedule of Events

*2022 events and lineup are still TBD, the following is from previous years of the event*

Children of all ages will enjoy the colourful & comical face-painters and rovers, as well as the "Be Your Own Busker" Workshops and Kids’ World activities. Riproarin’ & rambunctious good times flow into the evening with Indoor Late Night Madness performances and daily Troupe du Jour group shows.



All shows are by donation - bring cash to reward these hard working performers!

More Information

Entrance to StreetFest is free and wheelchair accessible. Outdoor performances are in the pass-the-hat tradition.

For further information visit the official Edmonton Street Fest website.