Take shopaholic teens to Whyte Avenue in Old Stathcona, Edmonton’s historic district. The attraction was named one of Canada’s top 10 shopping districts. The streets bloom with specialty clothing and craft shops, as well as cafes and music clubs. Henry’s high-end street wear includes jeans, jackets and shoes; Bamboo Ballroom showcases jeans and trendy dresses; and Head Case — A Hat Store displays caps, derbies and dress hats that are fun to try on.
At the Old Farmer’s Market, check out the produce, pastries, meats, cheeses and crafts on display. The market is open on Saturdays year-round.