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Several cities host polar bear swims/ plunges, etc... where participants showcase their love of winter (and their bravery) by plunging into icy cold water in as little or as much clothing as they dare. I think Edmonton would draw a courageous crowd if we held this in front of City Hall (once the temperatures return to zero).
A lot of European cities host outdoor Christmas markets in the winter with traditional Christmas foods, hand made gifts, communal areas (e.g. bonfires/ licensed venues) and entertainment/ activities. I think an Edmonton version of this in Churchill Square would provide a much needed kick off to celebrate winter outside and downtown in the heart of Edmonton at this time of year - even if just for the business lunch crowd. ...more »