Alberta Avenue. Positive Change.

–Discover Us on 118 Avenue Between 79th Street and 106th Street

Shop.   Dine.   Play.   Work.   

The Alberta Avenue Business Association represents a wide array of stores and services totalling 200 businesses along 118th Avenue. Other stakeholders on the Avenue play a large role as well, including major festivals and events throughout the year. Come down to Alberta Avenue and experience our diverse selection.

118 Stories

Faces Behind the Storefronts

Alberta Avenue boasts over 200 businesses with a variety of restaurants, food markets, service shops, cafes and more.  Many businesses are family owned and operated, and some of been around for decades. Each one has a unique story to tell, and you know what they say, a picture is worth a thousand words. 

Myhre's Music - 8735 117 Street Alfie Myhre opened Myhre's music in 1967. Now "retired", he does fiddle repairs in the back while his son Byron runs the shop.  

Myhre's Music - 8735 117 Street

Alfie Myhre opened Myhre's music in 1967. Now "retired", he does fiddle repairs in the back while his son Byron runs the shop.  

Polar Bear Health & Water - 9342 118 Avenue Wanda Bradbury’s father opened Polar Bear Health & Water in 1947. It was originally a water supply store and beauty salon until it began selling health foods in the 1970’s.

Polar Bear Health & Water - 9342 118 Avenue

Wanda Bradbury’s father opened Polar Bear Health & Water in 1947. It was originally a water supply store and beauty salon until it began selling health foods in the 1970’s.

Wee Book Inn - 8108 118 Avenue In 1971, Darwin Luxford opened the first Wee Book Inn. His son Ryan grew up working in the iconic stores around Edmonton and is now the owner/operator of the Alberta Avenue location. 

Wee Book Inn - 8108 118 Avenue

In 1971, Darwin Luxford opened the first Wee Book Inn. His son Ryan grew up working in the iconic stores around Edmonton and is now the owner/operator of the Alberta Avenue location. 

Stan's Barbershop - 11743 94 Street Kelly has been the proud owner of Stan's Barbershop for 22 years. The original owner, Stan, opened the shop in 1965.

Stan's Barbershop - 11743 94 Street

Kelly has been the proud owner of Stan's Barbershop for 22 years. The original owner, Stan, opened the shop in 1965.