THINGS TO DO IN ALBERTA’S CAPITAL CITY & SURROUNDING AREAS

Located just minutes from the Edmonton International Airport, the Wingate is surrounded by a variety of exciting attractions and amenities. Whether you’re traveling for a family vacation, weekend golf getaway, premier shopping experience or a romantic escape with that someone special, the Wingate by Wyndham has a myriad of enjoyable activities, entertainment and conveniences nearby.

REDTAIL LANDING GOLF CLUB

RedTail Landing is a must-play course whether you reside in Edmonton, or are just visiting Alberta. Located just moments from the hotel, the course has been masterfully crafted by the world renowned team of Puddicombe Golf with many links-style features. The Club House overlooks our state-of-the-art 19 acre learning facility that features 65,000 sq. ft. grass teeing area, five practice bunkers, three putting and two chipping greens.

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SOUTH EDMONTON COMMON

South Edmonton Common is Canada’s largest retail power centre, and islocated just minutes from the Wingate. The flagship shopping complex is spread over 320 acres and contains more than 2.3 million square feet of dining, shopping and entertainment space.

A number of retailers have selected the location to showcase their first Edmonton store, making South Edmonton Common a unique, one-stop shopping and entertainment experience.

1978 99 Street, Edmonton

Tel: 587-756-6400

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CASTROL RACEWAY — CANADA’S PREMIER MOTORSPORTS FACILITY

Castrol Raceway annually holds a comprehensive schedule of events ranging from Sprint Cars on the 3/8 mile clay Oval to Top Fuel Dragsters on the ¼ mile Dragstrip.

With nationally recognized events like the MOPAR Rocky Mountain Nitro Jam Nationals, Castrol Raceway has made the leap from regional exposure to a nationally televised motorsport complex.

Highway 19 & Highway 2, Nisku

Tel: 780-461-5801

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LEDUC #1 ENERGY DISCOVERY CENTRE

The story of Leduc #1 is the story of Alberta, of the men and women who pushed the boundaries to find black gold, and of February 13, 1947 – the day Alberta’s economy was forever changed. If you have always wondered how Alberta got into the oil game, how fossil fuels are created in the Earth, or what bitumen is, you have come to the right place. Leduc #1 Energy Discovery Centre offers a hands-on education: climb aboard a working oil rig; enter the World’s Largest Drill Bit; create alternative energy in the Learning Lab; and learn just how important this resource is in your day to day life.

50339 HWY 60, 2 kilometres South of Devon

Tel: 866-987-4323

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LEDUC RECREATION CENTRE

The 309,000 square foot Leduc Recreation Centre is a one-stop multi-use recreation experience for people of all ages. The new facility is the central gathering place for the community and provides many leisure and recreational opportunities.

Featuring 3 NHL-sized hockey rinks, Aquatic Centre, Curling Rinks, indoor soccer fields, Fitness Centre and Track and children’s indoor playground.

4330 Black Gold Dr, Leduc, AB T9E 3C3

Tel: 780-980-7120

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WEST EDMONTON MALL — NORTH AMERICA’S LARGEST SHOPPING EXPERIENCE

At 5.3 million square feet, the Mall is the size of a small city and is accredited as a zoo.

West Edmonton Mall is home to more than 800 stores and services including nine world-class attractions, two hotels, over 100 dining venues, the widest variety of one-of-a-kind retailers, and entertainment for all ages. Average yearly visitation is approximately 30.8 million, making West Edmonton Mall the province’s number-one tourist attraction.

While you’re there, don’t forget to visit Canada’s largest indoor shooting range: Wild West!

8882-170 Street, Edmonton, AB

Tel: 780-444-5321

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