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

Whoo-whee, this week is a-flyin' by! The weekend … [Continue Reading]

West Coast Amusements Carnival

June is Bike Month

In 2013 Mayor Nenshi proclaimed June as bike month … [Continue Reading]

June is Bike Month

Glenbow Weekend at the Museum

It's time for another Weekend at the Museum event … [Continue Reading]

Glenbow's Weekend at the Museum in Calgary AB

Heritage Park Annual Passes

As one of our city’s most beloved attractions, … [Continue Reading]

Heritage Park in Calgary AB

Broadway Across Canada presents THE LION KING {Giveaway}

Disney's beloved hit musical THE LION KING is … [Continue Reading]

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

Latest News & Reviews in Calgary

Green Fools Theatre presents Puppet Master Bernd Ogrodnik

Green Fools Theatre presents Icelandic master puppeteer Bernd Ogrondnik.

Welcome to the magical world of puppetry! Calgary’s Green Fools Theatre has spent over two decades creating, performing and teaching physical theatre, in Calgary and around the world, using masks, puppets, stilts, and circus arts. During those many years, they have practiced existing methodologies and also developed original techniques. Bernd Ogrodnik serves as Master Puppeteer for the National Theater of […]

The 5 Best Family Campgrounds in Southern Alberta

Peter Lougheed Provincial Park Campgrounds

The May long weekend is coming up soon and the camping season will officially launch for another summer. Don’t despair though if you haven’t decided where to go yet or if you haven’t finished making all of your reservations. Many provincial park campgrounds still have openings through the summer and there are some great non-reservable […]

Summer Adventure Begins at Vivo

Summer camps at Vivo - For Healthier Generations - in Calgary AB.

New name… same great place for fun and fitness year-round! Cardel Place is now Vivo – For Healthier Generations. Summer holidays are coming up fast and parents have begun looking for something that will keep their kids active and occupied over the summer; their kids have begun dreaming of summer adventure. Vivo delivers on both counts, with […]

5 Elements Martial Arts Summer Camps

5 Elements Martial Arts in Calgary AB offers fun, active and educational summer camps.

5 Elements Martial Arts, recently relocated to a beautiful new facility in SE Calgary’s Canyon Meadows neighborhood, is excited to offer three weeks of active, educational and – above all – super fun summer camps for kids aged 3-13 years. With a daily maximum of 40 kids enrolled, the kids will be divided into smaller groups by […]

Spend a Day on the Farm at Butterfield Acres

Butterfield Farms in NW Calgary is a great place to spend a day with your family.

Spring is in the air and Calgary families are coming out of hibernation and looking for family fun in the great outdoors. That is, parents are wanting to get everyone out of the house; kids are sometimes a little resistant to getting back outside after a long winter. Not to worry… we know a great place […]

Metamorphosis Family Puppet Show

Metamorphosis Puppet Show comes to Calgary May 29, 2015.

Green Fools Theatre presents a family puppet show by Icelandic puppeteer Bernd Ogrodnik! The cast consists of intricate marionettes and rod puppets carved of wood, plus unforgettable characters created simply with silk scarves and the hands and feet of the puppeteer. This will be a remarkable experience. Ticket cost: Adults $20, Children $15. Metamorphosis Family Puppet Show Event Details: […]

Calaway Park Offers 100 Days of Family Fun For One Low Price

Calaway Park season passes are on sale now through May 19, 2015. A whole summer of family fun for one low price!

You don’t need to travel far and wide for maximum family fun this summer… Calaway Park is Calgary’s “Playcation Destination”! Between May and October, Calaway Park will celebrate its 34th season, with 100 awesome days of rides, games, shows and special events. Don’t miss the Timber Falls log ride and a Cinemagic 3D adventure in the Showtime Theatre, […]

Kids Bowl Free


Remember the bowling birthday parties we attended as kids?!  Now it is time to expose your kids to the joy of bowling.  Local bowling alleys are now offering kids aged 15 and younger the opportunity to bowl 2 games PER DAY for FREE!  Below we’ve listed the specific details for each of our local alleys; you […]

Cineplex Family Favourites (Saturdays until June 27, 2015)


On Saturdays, you can enjoy a classic family movie at a great price! Admission is only $2.99 per person, including GST, making this a great way to enjoy the weekend with your family. April 11: Air Bud April 18: Dolphin Tale 2 April 25: Cats and Dogs: Revenge of Kitty Galore May 2: The Mysterious Island May 9: The […]

Funkins Are Green, But Come in Lots of Colours and Patterns

Funkins reusable napkins are eco- and kid-friendly.

Watching your kids grow up can be bittersweet, but I generally like that my own have reached elementary school age. They are thriving in school and are fortunate to attend one that is stimulating, nurturing and, well, pretty educational. There are, however, a couple of things that I don’t love about having my kids in school, and […]