The Capital Power Zipline is returning as a featured activity of the 2018 Grey Cup Festival running November 21 to 24, 2018 in advance of the 106th Grey Cup game being played in Edmonton on November 25 2018. Edmonton is Capital Power's hometown and we are proud to support initiatives and events that bring positive profile to our great city.
This year's festival will take place along Jasper Avenue, in and around the Shaw Conference Centre. The Capital Power Zipline will take riders down into Edmonton's river valley, providing an exhilarating ride with spectacular views of the city's cherished parkland. The 2018 Capital Power Zipline will be free to ride with donations encouraged Capital Power will match donations, up to $20,000.
Capital Power partnered with the Grey Cup Festival in 2010, the last time that the event was in Edmonton. The Capital Power Zipline was a highlight of the 2010 Festival and riders donated $13,000. Which Capital Power matched resulting in $26,000 being contributed to the Military Family Resource Centre at Edmonton Garrison.