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Calgary Zoo Easter Eggstravaganza

Easter Eggstravaganza at the Calgary Zoo runs April 3 -4. All activities are free with your admission!

Hop your little bunnies down to the zoo for the 2015 Easter Eggstravaganza! There will be various zones set up to get you excited about Easter! Activities include creature features, cookie decorating, face painting, touch tables, a mini corn maze, crafts, chocolate treats, and much more. All activities are free with regular zoo admission. Calgary Zoo Easter […]

Your Town is Our Town Photo Exhibit

Your Town is Our Town is on at Lougheed House March 25 - June 14, 2015.

Get a fresh view of Calgary at this exhibition of photographs from Swerve Magazine’s Our Town column. This collection of works by 11 local photographers reveals hidden treasures in Calgary’s urban landscape. Lougheed House serves as an ideal location in the heart of Calgary to house this photographic record of a dynamic, evolving city. This […]

Climb & Run for Wilderness

The annual Climb & Run for Wilderness takes place at Calgary Tower on April 18, 2015.

The Climb & Run for Wilderness is held each year, around Earth Day, at the Calgary Tower to increase public awareness of wilderness, wildlife and wild water in Alberta. Participants climb the 802 stairs inside the Calgary Tower to raise money for the Alberta Wilderness Association. During their climb, participants will enjoy the ‘Tallest Gallery in […]

Day Out With Thomas 2015 {Giveaway}

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. Five full […]

Heritage Park Historical Village

Heritage Park Historical Village in Calgary AB.

Ride an authentic steam train, cruise on Calgary’s only paddlewheeler and tour the park on a horse-drawn wagon. Heritage Park brings history to life like never before, with lively costumed interpreters, historic building and a huge collection of working antiques and artifacts. […]

More Than Just Eggs: Easter Brunch Buffets in Calgary

There are lots of delicious Easter brunches and other meal events happening in Calgary!

Easter is a special day, during a special time of the year. The snow is melting, birds are singing, there may even be some colour popping up in the garden. Granted, this last one is doubtful in chilly Calgary. And if you’re lucky, the Easter Bunny will even drop off some treats overnight. Why not add one […]

TELUS Spark Spring Sparktacular


Join TELUS Spark for two fun-filled days of special spring-themed programs. There will be challenges and oodles of spring-themed programming that everyone in the family is sure to enjoy! Activities include making seed paper, an egg drop challenge, a chicken dance party, and building Bunnybotville. There will also be free chocolate from Cococo Chocolatiers, along with […]

Easter Sunday Brunch at Heritage Park

Brunch at the Wainwright Hotel in Heritage Park.

Celebrate Easter Sunday with a special family brunch at Heritage Park’s Wainwright Hotel. Enjoy a special Easter menu (which you can view online) and take part in activities like egg decorating. You can drive right into the park; no long walk required. Brunch tickets must be purchased in advance by calling 403-268-8500. Easter Sunday Brunch […]

Yummy Eats and a Jungle Adventure at the Calgary Zoo

Sheldon, the resident rescued tortoise likes to go for walks in the rainforest too.

Our family recently headed out for a delicious meal, immediately followed by a trek through the rainforest… all without leaving Calgary! How’d you manage that, you ask? Hint: it was a Sunday morning. We attended the Safari Brunch at the Calgary Zoo, followed by one of their new add-on guided tours. And we had a great time! The […]

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 […]