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Local news, reviews and updates by Family Fun Calgary bloggers.

Image Square Rental and Print Services {Special Offer}

Canon Image Square

In my head, I’m Annie Leibovitz. I take photo after photo of my family, both at home and while we’re off on adventures. My biggest issue has always been that I want to document these moments, but am not necessarily prepared to buy all of the professional-level equipment that I’d use only on the occasions […]

YMCA Demo Week | FREE Admission at the Y

YMCA Demo Week

Not sure what YMCA classes you want to sign you or your kids up for this fall? Try out registered programs for free during YMCA Demo Week at the Crowfoot location. YMCA Demo Week Details When: September 2-September 6 Time: Various Where: Crowfoot YMCA Address: 8100 John Laurie Blvd. NW Phone: (403) 547-6576 Website: http://www.ymcacalgary.org/ LOVE hearing […]

Calgary Produce Marketing Association Harvest Sale

Calgary Produce Marketing Association Annual Harvest Sale

In pioneer days, autumn meant one thing: lots of hard work on the farm to harvest the season’s ware. Fast forward to modern times and not much has changed. Local farmers have been working hard all spring and summer and on September 6 and 7, Heritage Park will offer you the fruits of their labour. […]

Super Duper Playground Opens in Calgary

Super Duper Playground Opens in Calgary

It’s not just regular old fun, it’s super fun! The Super Duper Playground is a new indoor play and party centre that recently opened in Calgary. The playground celebrates active play, with a colourful play structure, an obstacle course,  a triple slide, riding cars and Super Fun House Mirrors, where kids can entertain themselves making funny […]

The Brainasium at TELUS Spark {Giveaway}

Telus_Spark_Brainasium_Welcome

There’s a new playground opening in Calgary and this one is designed with the brain in mind. The Brainasium is a year-round space open at TELUS Spark and is meant to expand kids’ knowledge of sound, physics and simple machines. We had a chance to get a sneak peek of the new area and as […]

Summer Fun Challenge: 100 Things to do in Calgary #YYCSummerFun {Printable + Prizes}

Flying kite

The Fun: Summer is relatively short in Calgary, so it’s important to pack as much as you can into the two short months when the kids are out of school and the parents (hopefully) have a little extra time to go out there and play! We put together a list of our favourite summer fun […]

Biking the Bow River Pathway with Kids

Biking the Bow River Pathway -biking SE near Pearce Estate

I’ve always known the Bow River Pathway to be a popular commuter route for cyclists heading downtown to work. Beyond that, I was curious if one of Calgary’s most popular pathways would be suitable for a leisurely family bike ride, or if my five year old son would get knocked over by faster cyclists. The […]

Five Ways to Survive the Stampede With Kids

Games at the Calgary Stampede

I’m a born and raised Calgarian. I’ve been in the city for 30-some Stampedes. One would think I would have grown tired of the festivities by now, but to the contrary, I actually love this time of year. I was never one to be out partying hard for those 10 days, but I do love […]

Version Fun Summer Camp

Version Fun Summer Camp

Does your heart break a little bit every time you see other kids run off and join in on fun activities while your little introvert sits back by him or herself? Version Fun is the first summer camp designed for introverted children. The camps’ low child/instructor ratios make introverted kids more comfortable as they move […]

Great To Skate Summer Sessions

Great to Skate Summer Camp

Don’t let the warm weather deter your kids from exploring their love of ice skating this summer! Great to Skate offers some fantastic summer programs to get little skaters on the ice over the course of their summer holidays. Great to Skate offers Learn to Skate, Figure Skating, Power Skating, and Learn to Play Hockey […]