Edmonton's civic election is on October 18, 2021. Photo: iStock/RapidEye

Municipal candidate debates and forums in Edmonton

Dates, locations and livestreams.

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The next civic election is on October 18, 2021. We’re keeping a master list of all the debates and forums happening in Edmonton between now and the election. You can also find out more about all the candidates running for mayor and council here.

The list is up to date as of September 17. Have we missed an event? Email us at hello@sprawlalberta.com.

Mayoral candidate events

BEYOND2021: an evening of conversation with four of Edmonton's mayoral candidates
July 26, 2021 (Watch recording here)
JW Marriott Edmonton Ice District
Hosted by KV Capital
Candidates present: Kim Krushell, Michael Oshry, Amarjeet Sohi, Cheryll Watson

Edmonton Mayoral Candidate Forum

August 13, 2021 (Watch recording here)
Hosted by Ladies Corner Media
Candidates present: Abdul Malik Chukwudi, Rick Comrie, Brian (Breezy) Gregg, Kim Krushell, Michael Oshry, Amarjeet Sohi, Diana Steele, Cheryll Watson

2021 Edmonton Mayoral candidates Forum
August 14, 2021 (Watch recording here)
Hosted by Philippine Media Association of Alberta
Candidates present: Abdul Malik Chukwudi, Rick Comrie, Brian (Breezy) Gregg, Kim Krushell, Michael Oshry, Amarjeet Sohi, Diana Steele, Cheryll Watson

Mayoral Candidate Seniors Forum
August 19, 2021 (Watch recording here)
Hosted by Edmonton Seniors Coordinating Council (ESCC), YEG Seniors Alliance
Candidates present (selected by a YEG Seniors Alliance poll): Kim Krushell, Michael Oshry, Amarjeet Sohi

Election 2021 Edmonton Mayoral Forum
September 8, 2021
Polar Park Brewery
Hosted by Alberta Enterprise Group

Rat Creek Press - All Candidates Mayoral Meeting
September 13, 2021
7:30 p.m.
Online
Hosted by Rat Creek Press
Candidates present: Abdul Malik Chukwudi, Rick Comrie, Brian Gregg, Kim Krushell, Michael Oshry, Amarjeet Sohi, Diana Steele, Cheryll Watson

Edmonton Mayoral Candidate Open Forum on Economic Growth
September 21, 2021
12 p.m.
Online
Hosted by DiscoveryLab
Candidates present: Kim Krushell, Michael Oshry, Amarjeet Sohi, Cheryll Watson

2021 Mayoral Forum: Imagining An Equitable Recovery with Non-profits
October 4, 2021
6 p.m.
Online
Hosted by Edmonton Chamber of Voluntary Organizations (ECVO)
Candidates present: Rick Comrie, Brian Gregg, Kim Krushell, Augustine Marah, Michael Oshry, Amarjeet Sohi, Diana Steele, Cheryll Watson

A Conversation with Mayoral Candidates
October 6, 2021
6:30 p.m.
Online
Hosted by Edmonton Public Library




Ward Métis

All Candidate Ward Métis Election Forum
September 9, 2021
6:25 p.m.
Fulton Place Community Hall - 6115 Fulton Rd NW
Hosted by Greater Hardisty Coalition, TapRoot Media, YEGventures
Candidates present: Liz John-West, James Kosowan, Cori Longo, Caroline Matthews, Salar Melli, Ashley Salvador, Steven Townsend

All Candidates Ward Métis Meeting
September 16, 2021
7pm
Online
Hosted by Rat Creek Press
Candidates present: Abdulhakim Dalel, Liz John-West, Daniel John Kornak, James Kosowan, Cori Longo, Salar Melli, Ashley Salvador, Steven Townsend

Ward Métis Candidates Forum
September 24, 2021
7pm
Concordia University of Edmonton - Tegler Centre (7128 Ada Blvd.)
Hosted by Bellevue and Highlands Community Leagues, Concordia University of Edmonton

Ward Nakota Isga

North Glenora Nakota Isga Candidate Forum
October 4, 2021
6:30 p.m.
North Glenora Community League - 13535 109A Ave NW
Hosted by North Glenora Community League

Ward O-day'min

All Candidates O-day’min Meeting
September 15, 2021
7 p.m.
Online
Hosted by Rat Creek Press
Candidates present: Gino Akbari, Gabrielle Battiste, Adrian Bruff, Naima Haile, Anne Stevenson, Joshua Wolchansky

Ward Papastew

Ward Papastew Candidates Electoral Forum
September 29, 2021
7 p.m.
Online
Hosted by Grandview Community League