Giveaway: Red Shoe Crawl tickets!

Want to explore a neighbourhood by eating and drinking, all while supporting a charitable cause? Look no further than the Red Shoe Crawl.

What: Red Shoe Crawl
When: June 8, 2014
Time: 1-5pm
Where: Old Strathcona
Cost: $45

The fourth annual event seeks to raise money for the Ronald McDonald House of Northern Alberta, which provides temporary and affordable accommodation for families whose children are being treated in one of Edmonton’s medical facilities. In past years, this event has raised $15,000.

Red Shoe Crawl attendees are given “passports”, which entitle them to food and drink samples at participating businesses in the area. Samples have ranged from glasses of wine, appetizers and cupcakes to full dishes ordered off of menus. Although the line-up for this year’s event have not yet been released, organizers hope to have twenty businesses on board.

Red Shoe Crawl

I attended this event in previous years, and found it to be well-organized and a great way to eat your way through a neighbourhood.

124 Street Red Shoe Crawl

Cool treat to accompany our walk

If you haven’t yet had the chance to attend, the organizers have been nice enough to allow me to give two tickets away! To enter, all you have to do is leave a comment with a valid e-mail address that answers the following question:

Why would you like to attend the Red Shoe Crawl?

A winner will be chosen randomly from all responses collected before the deadline. The contest closes on June 1, 2014 at 11:59pm. Good luck!

40 thoughts on “Giveaway: Red Shoe Crawl tickets!

  1. To help benefit those in need while feeding my tummy! Trying new foods is always a bonus!

  2. I recently moved to Old Strathcona and I’d love to discover some hidden (or not-so-hidden) gems in my neighbourhood. The Ronald McDonald House is a great cause, as well! 🙂

    lindsay@edible-woman.com

  3. To eat a lot of yummy food at different restaurants while raising money for a great cause!

  4. I live in Old Strathcona, love my neighborhood and would like the opportunity to explore more of the great businesses there, all the while supporting a great cause.

  5. To get more involved with the community by supporting local restaurants/ business; all while helping out the ronald mcdonald house! You never know what you will walk into and I am always looking forward to trying new items!
    btran1@ualberta.ca

  6. Thanks for the giveaway, Sharon! I too have gone in the past and have enjoyed it!

    I would like to attend the crawl this year so I can bring my mom and expose her to the great eats that are on Whyte!

    littlemissandreablog[at]gmail.com

  7. I’d like to attend because because it’s a really fun way to both raise money for a good cause and enjoy beautiful local food, especially this time of year! it also shows how easy and fun it is to walk around Edmonton and have a wonderful time, also it’s right in my neighborhood:)

  8. Because that’s the day my bf flies to Europe without me and it would be a good event to attend to remind me that staying in Edmonton isn’t so bad!

  9. I’d like to go because this would be the perfect date night for my husband and I! We just celebrated our seventh wedding anniversary and this would be the cherry on top if I won the tix 🙂

  10. I would like to attend because it sounds like a fun and delicious way to spend my birthday afternoon!

  11. I have always been intrigued by the Red Shoe Crawl, but have never had the chance to attend. Sounds like a fun time with great food for a great cause.

  12. I really enjoyed the 124th street crawl they put on last year, and heard the whyte ave one was even better last year, I would love to go to this year’s whyte crawl as I’m on a bit of a budget this time around and haven’t been able to purchase tickets.

  13. a great opportunity to explore edmonton’s food scene and for a good cause! badtz_maru20[at]hotmail.com

  14. I would love to go for the food, and raise awareness and funds for the Ronald McDonald House!

  15. Would love to check out more of the businesses along Whyte Ave – plus it’s a great cause!

  16. I would like to attend bc. it’s an opportunity to enjoy great food and beverages from some of the best restaurants and shops along Whyte Avenue, all while supporting the families of the Ronald McDonald House Northern Alberta!! susan.a.chimiuk@acs-inc.com

  17. I’ve followed this event for the last two years and desperately wanted to attend, but couldn’t because of work or finances. I’d gnaw off my own arm to get free tickets and take my fiancé on an awesome gourmet afternoon.

  18. I used to live in that area and it would be a great excuse to revisit the old haunts. Plus Ronald McDonald House does great things!

  19. I would love to attend The Red Shoe Crawl and get to know Old Strathcona better. I live fairly close, but always go to the same places. On “The Crawl”, I would be able to check out a lot of places I’ve never been.

  20. What’s better than attending an event for a great cause while eating your heart out? Nothing short of awesome!

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