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Join us to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Light Rail Transit (LRT) service in Edmonton.

Come visit the D.L. MacDonald Garage to see behind the scenes of how our LRT operates. This is a free, informative and interactive event that is fun for the whole family.

Learn how the trains work, see how they are repaired and take a look at where they go overnight. Our LRT staff are looking forward to showing you around and answering your LRT questions. For the history buffs, we will have displays set up so you can learn more about the LRT’s past and its future in our city. Transit Peace Officers will also be there to talk to you about how they keep our transit system safe.

Date: Saturday June 16, 2018
Time: 10am-4pm
Location: D.L. MacDonald Garage, 13310 50A Street NW
Please Note: There is no public vehicle parking or access. Visitors arriving by DATS will be dropped off at the garage.

How To Get There

Get to D.L. MacDonald by taking the free shuttle service from Belvedere Transit Centre. Round trip shuttle service runs frequently throughout the day:

  • First shuttle departs Belvedere Transit Centre at 10am
  • Last shuttle departs Belvedere Transit Centre at 3pm

Take ETS (bus or LRT) to Belvedere Transit Centre. Regular fares apply. Children 12 and under ride ETS free when they are accompanied by a fare-paying adult.


There will be no public vehicle access at D.L. MacDonald. Park at Belvedere Transit Centre and take the free shuttle service to D.L. MacDonald. There is also free parking at Clareview, Stadium and Century Park Transit Centres. Take the LRT (Capital Line) to Belvedere Transit Centre, then board the free shuttle service.


Access to D.L. MacDonald from the 50A Street entrance. There are limited areas to lock your bike. ETS is not responsible for lost or damaged bikes.


Access to D.L. MacDonald from the 50A Street entrance.

Please observe the parking restrictions along nearby roads and adjacent businesses.

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