The Edmonton International Fringe™ Theatre Festival returns August 15-25, 2019 in the heart of Old Strathcona. Stay tuned – show information will be available in early August. In the meantime, brush up on how to fringe and get ready to be a part of the largest, longest running Fringe Festival in North America!

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Festival Volunteers

It takes more than 1,200 volunteers to execute the Fringe Festival in Edmonton! Volunteer applications open in March and close in August — apply here and come be part of the magic!

Sponsorship and Gifts

Through the generosity of sponsorships and individual gifts the Festival provides artists and audiences the chance to explore the magic of theatre. Learn more about how you can become a sponsor or make a gift today!


The Edmonton Fringe is a proud member of the Canadian Association of Fringe Festivals (CAFF). CAFF unites, supports, empowers, and strengthens its 33 member festivals in order to cultivate and foster independent artistic exploration for artists and audiences across North America.

Fringe Theatre is also a proud member of FAME (Festivals and Major Events Canada), an organization which seeks to increase political awareness of the importance of festivals and events in Canada as an economic driver, key export industry, and a sector of future growth and development.