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5+1 Fun Things to Do With Your Family May 29-31

West Coast Amusements Carnival

Whoo-whee, this week is a-flyin’ by! The weekend will soon be upon us, so here are our top 5 picks for family fun in and around Calgary this weekend. As always, remember to visit our calendar for more! The West Coast Amusements Carnival has now arrived at CrossIron Mills! Today through Sunday, head to Balzac […]

June is Bike Month

June is Bike Month

In 2013 Mayor Nenshi proclaimed June as bike month in Calgary and with the great spring we’ve been having, it’s time to hop on your bike and get riding! There are a number of events going on throughout the month long to get families on their bikes. Visit the City of Calgary’s Bike Month website for a […]

Glenbow Weekend at the Museum

Glenbow's Weekend at the Museum in Calgary AB

It’s time for another Weekend at the Museum event at Glenbow! These family-friendly weekends happen three times a year. The exhibition floors are filled with programs and events inspired by the varied art exhibitions on display; it’s all specifically geared towards families. In June, Glenbow will be celebrating National Aboriginal Day with Blackfoot Beading workshops, First Nations gallery […]

Heritage Park Annual Passes

Heritage Park in Calgary AB

As one of our city’s most beloved attractions, Heritage Park, offers families a unique blend of entertainment and education, as they get to step back into Western Canada’s pioneer days. With antique midway rides, great shops and restaurants, the iconic train, farm animals, the authentic Historical Village, Gasoline Alley Museum, and special events taking place throughout […]

Broadway Across Canada presents THE LION KING {Giveaway}

Broadway Across Canada brings The Lion King to Calgary's Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, August 11 - September 6, 2015.

Disney’s beloved hit musical THE LION KING is coming to Calgary! Taking the stage at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium between August 11 and September 6, 2015, it’s the perfect show to kick off Broadway Across Canada‘s exciting 2015-16 season. Winner of six Tony Awards®, including Best Musical, this landmark musical event brings together one of the […]

Fort Calgary Summer Camps – Bringing Calgary’s Past to Life


Young history buffs and proud junior Calgarians will love Fort Calgary’s fun and educational summer camps. Kids aged 7 to 12 can sign up for a full week of fun and creative programming focusing on the history of our great city. Campers will learn about Calgary’s past, dating back to the times when bison outnumbered humans in this […]

Build a Great Summer With Bricks 4 Kidz! {Giveaway}

Bricks 4 Kidz in Calgary has great summer camps!

Spring will come and go in the blink of an eye and before you know it, school will be out for the summer. While kids want a change of pace and lots of time for fun, there’s no reason they can’t keep learning too. Bricks 4 Kidz summer camps offer an exciting, fun, and inspiring environment where […]

Calgary Aquabelles Synchronized Swimming Summer Camps

Calgary Aquabelles offer synchronized swimming summer camps for ages 6-10.

Do you have a daughter between 6 and 10 years old, who loves dance, swimming and performance? This summer, give her the chance to try out synchronized swimming, which combines the best aspects of all three! The Calgary Aquabelles Synchronized Swim Club is excited to offer four week-long summer camps at the Talisman Centre. What is synchronized swimming? Synchronized swimming […]

Garage Sales on Parade

Your family's next treasure might be waiting at one of Calgary's community garage sales or 'parade of garage sales'.

Pick up a bargain or two while browsing a whole community full of garage sales! If you know of a community garage sale or ‘parade of garage sales’ that we don’t have on our list, please let us know. Saturday May 30th Arbour Lake, NW Albert Park – Radisson Heights, SE (9 am – 4 pm) […]

Calgary Stampeders Fanfest

Calgary Stampeders Fanjets takes place May 23, 2015!

Are you a Stamps fan? The Calgary Stampeders’ annual Fanfest (presented by Alberta Ram Dealers) is your chance to support your team before the beginning of the season and have some free family fun at McMahon Stadium. The fun starts at 8:30 am, with a free pancake breakfast served up in the East parking lot, located across from […]