Get Ready In The Park

Come and spend the day with us at the 10th annual Get Ready in the Park. With more than 50 groups from Edmonton’s emergency response community showcasing their vehicles, equipment and technical capabilities, there is plenty to see, do and learn to help your family be prepared for emergencies. This is a free, fun, family-oriented event.

Mental Rescue Society is proudly bringing awareness to the preparedness that the mind needs in a stressful emergency event. Stop by our tent for some excellent resources to help you prepare and to cope.

Date: Saturday, May 7, 2016
Time: 10am - 4pm
Location: William Hawrelak Park

2016 Event Theme: Evacuation and Shelter-in-Place.

The City of Edmonton’s Office of Emergency Management organizes Get Ready in the Park during Emergency Preparedness Week.

  • Find out how to keep your loved ones and pets safe for up to a week.
  • Find out about food safety tips during power outages.
  • Practice a fire escape plan with your kids.
  • Enter to win emergency-response themed prizes.

A range of Edmonton’s food trucks will be on site too.

Park ‘n’ ride is available to the public from the University Transit Centre and Windsor Parkade from 9:30am to 5pm.