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Santa Claus is coming to [a whole bunch of] town[s]!

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Who doesn’t love a Santa Claus parade? OK, the Grinch probably doesn’t, but most everyone else does! It’s true that Calgary doesn’t host a Santa parade, but lots of other towns in Southern Alberta are having them this year, and they’re going to be so much fun. So plan ahead, pack up the family and go cheer […]

Nightmare Before Christmas Family Ghost Tour and Camp-In

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In this-family friendly event, adults and children alike will enjoy a ghost tour through Calgary’s infamous haunted places, followed by a “camp-in” style movie screening of “The Nightmare Before Christmas” and performances from some of the movie’s characters. Tickets available online at www.eventbrite.ca. Nightmare Before Christmas Family Ghost Tour and Camp-In Event Details: When: November 29, […]

Weekend Roundup: 5 Fun Things to Do in Calgary With Your Family Nov 28 – 30

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The calendar may say it’s still officially fall, but it’s definitely going to feel like winter this weekend. No doubt your kids are excited about the snow and already talking about Christmas, so what better time to launch your holiday season and do something festive together? Here are our top picks for things to do in and […]

Christmas Through the Lougheed House

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From November 28th until December 21st, 2014, take your family to Lougheed House for some old-fashioned holiday cheer. Each year, this much-anticipated event fills the museum with musical performances, crafts, holiday treats, and more. Each weekend of this year’s event, in honour of the WWI Centennial, the museum will also present WWI-themed activities and crafts. […]

Bounce into the Holiday Spirit at Springfree Trampoline

Springfree Trampoline Christmas Party

Bounce into the holiday spirit at the Calgary Springfree Store! Stop by November 30, December 7 and 14 for some FREE holiday fun! Decorate your own gingerbread man Jump on the world’s safest trampolines Send a letter to Santa … and of course, enjoy some milk and cookies! Springfree Trampoline Christmas Event: When: November 30th, […]

Pirates of the North Saskatchewan 3 at Jubilations Dinner Theatre

Pirates of the North Saskatchewan 3 Jubilations Calgary

Captain Jack returns to the Jubilations Dinner Theatre stage to set sail down the mighty river Saskatchewan for one final pilgrimage. Enjoy a delicious meal and watch as the Pirates gather to sign the peace treaty arranged by the great Admiral Northington. Could this be the end of the Pirates of the North Saskatchewan? Visit […]

Enter to Win Passes to Once Upon a Christmas at Heritage Park!

Once Upon A Christmas Heritage Park

One of Calgary’s most beloved holiday traditions, Heritage Park’s Once Upon a Christmas, is back for 2014, running Saturdays and Sundays from November 22 through to December 21. Don’t miss this chance to spend a magical day in the Hisorical Village, participating in charming old fashioned Christmas customs and traditions. Three of the Historical Village’s […]

Mike the Knight in The Great Scavenger Hunt Tickets ON SALE

Mike the Knight in The Great Scavenger Hunt

Little champions unite! Your fearless leader, Mike the Knight, is on a new adventure and he’s looking for the bravest heroes to join him! Mike and several of his best pals will joust onto stage in Calgary this coming February in Koba Entertainment’s latest production, Mike the Knight in The Great Scavenger Hunt. Still looking to […]

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 […]

Meet an Innovator: Baran Faber, BassBus

Meet an Innovator at Telus Spark

The Meet an Innovator series brings TELUS Spark visitors together with incredible people in the community who are solving problems in creative ways. How can art and transportation have a symbiotic relationship? The BassBus team has answered the  question by converting an old school bus into a mobile art platform.  On November 29, experience a combination of […]