This article was written by Lena Archer
- Good Times Comedy Club
Good Times Comedy club has multiple comedy events that you can find on their website. Enjoy food, drinks and a belly full of laughter. Open mic is every Tuesday!
- The Owl
The Owl is the hub space if you enjoy live music, art, comedy, and delicious food!
- Explore Local Coffee Shops
Lethbridge has a multitude of quaint coffee shops that have character. On a rainy afternoon, check out The Penny Coffee House or Bread Milk and Honey. Bread Milk and Honey offers a student discount. If you show your student ID, you will receive 10% off any non-alcoholic drinks.
- Local Bookstores
Lethbridge has an abundance of small book stores where you can cozy up and enjoy a good read. A couple of my favourites are Echo Books and Analog Books – both are located on the south side! If you bring your student ID, Analog Books offers a 10% off student discount.
- Nikka Yuko Japanese Gardens
The Japanese Gardens are open during the summer and fall months. Explore the beautiful gardens, drink tea, and learn more about Japanese culture at this beautiful sight.
- Coulee Walks
All over Lethbridge, you will find hiking trails that take you right through the coulees! A couple of excellent spots include Elizabeth Hall Wetlands (if you are there at the right time, you’ll get to see western painted turtles) and Popson Park.
- True North Axe Throwing
True North Axe Throwing is an excellent activity for large or small groups to spend an afternoon!
- Ctrl V Arcade – Virtual Reality
Virtual reality is a fantastic way to escape the world for a few hours! Ctrl V Arcade offers $5 off for students on weekdays.
- Corn Maze
At the Corn Maze, you’ll be greeted with an acre of sunflowers in the summer months and goat snuggles, as well as four different mazes to explore year-round! If you are in a group with 20 people or more, they offer $2 off per person.
- The Movie Mill
The Movie Mill is a theatre in Lethbridge that also shows drive-in movies. The Movie Mill offers a student discount – a medium pop and popcorn is $9.95 if you show your student ID!