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Story Time at the Gasoline Alley Museum

Storytime Gasoline Alley

Bring your children to Heritage Park’s Gasoline Alley Museum every Tuesday (excluding special event weekends) to hear classic stories. They’ll fall in love with beloved favourites like Snow White, Winnie the Pooh, and many more. Story time is free with regular admission to the museum. Story Time at the Gasoline Alley Museum Details: When: Tuesdays […]

Wild About Wildlife

Wild About Wildlife at Bow Habitat Station.

Join the folks at the Bow Habitat Station on April 11 for their Wild About Wildlife event and 5th annual Walk for Wildlife, celebrating National Wildlife Week! Discover Alberta’s wildlife through hands-on Investigation Stations throughout the Discovery Centre & Fish Hatchery. Kid’s activities include trout feeding, visits with animal pals, crafts, and much more! Special event […]

Day Out With Thomas 2015

Day Out With Thomas rolls into Calgary's Heritage Park in May 2015.

Take part in what has become an annual spring family tradition with Day Out With Thomas, which is back and better than ever for 2015! Join Thomas and Sir Topham Hatt as they pull into Calgary’s Heritage Park Historical Village for Day Out With Thomas: The Celebration Tour 2015 on May 2 – 3 and and 8-10. […]

Dinosaurs in Motion at TELUS Spark


Now showing at TELUS Spark, this fascinating traveling exhibition blends science, art and innovation with the wonder and mystique of dinosaurs. Our family was fortunate to be invited to the preview evening, which included a screening of the David Attenborough IMAX film Flying Monsters in TELUS Spark’s Dome Theatre, and a first look at the exhibit. Contrary to […]

March of the Penguins


Since their arrival in 2012, the Calgary Zoo’s penguins have become one of the biggest attractions in town. This winter you can see the penguins outside of their usual habitat, as they parade around the zoo grounds. Beginning Thursday January 15th, the zoo’s King Penguins will take a short stroll outside their building, starting at 11 am daily. This engaging […]

National Music Centre


The National Music Centre amplifies the love, sharing, and understanding of music. The NMC’s collections have something for everyone, from rare instruments to recording studio displays. The National Music Centre will close its collections after December 28, 2014, to prepare for their move to a new 16,000 square foot facility, scheduled to open in 2016. Don’t […]

The Calgary Zoo

Calgary Zoo Logo

From the splendour of the Rocky Mountains to the heart of Destination Africa, The Calgary Zoo takes you to see over 1,000 animals from around the world. Trek through the gorilla’s rainforest, safari over the Savannah to watch the hippos swim, or climb the Canadian Wilds for a grizzly bear encounter! […]

Bow Habitat Station Wonderful Wednesdays

Bow Habitat Station

Children aged two to five are invited to head down to the Bow Habitat Station the first Wednesday of every month for some learning fun. The Station is now offering four different sessions each day, at 10 am, 11 am, 1 pm and 2 pm. In each session, kids will learn about elements of nature through crafts, stories, […]

Special Events and Exhibits at Telus Spark


TELUS Spark is always an exciting and engaging place to take the whole family, but their special events and exhibits bring additional variety and novelty to the experience. Don’t miss these family-friendly special events and exhibits. Material of the Season: Shadows What’s light and dark, big and small, fuzzy and sharp? Our shadows! Head to the Creative […]

Animatronic Dinosaurs Coming To the Calgary Zoo This Spring

Animatronic Dinosarus Coming To the Calgary Zoo This Spring

The dinosaurs have disappeared! Not just the real ones from millions of years ago, but rather Prehistoric Park at the Calgary Zoo. Have no fear however – even though the popular collection is currently closed to the public, it will re-open in March 2015 with some new faces – and animatronic bodies. This spring, the […]