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Calgary Zoo - ZOOLIGHTS.
Every Tuesday, Friday, Saturday, Nov 19, 2021 - Nov 22, 2022 at 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Takes place November 19 to January 2 (excluding November 23, 28 & 30 and December 3, 25 & 31). ZOOLIGHTS, presented by Olympia Trust Company, is back for its 25th year! This year's ZOOLIGHTS will feature exciting new themed areas and activities including a 25th anniversary Memory Lane, the Nutcracker in the ENMAX Conservatory, and an all-new “Tunnel of Light,” a tribute to Canada’s wetland, a holiday Zoo Market, and a very special “Dinos at Night” experience like you have never seen before! Of course, the Zoo is bringing back all the classic activities everyone has come to love like the Skating Rink, Fire pits, and Rival Axe Throwing. ZOOLIGHTS comes to life at night with twinkling lights at every turn, including over 200 light figurines, along with interactive and choreographed light displays. The lights are turned on at 5pm nightly and run until 9pm. It takes approximately 90 minutes to 2 hours to experience all that ZOOLIGHTS has to offer - but you are able to stay for as little or as long as you like!
Location:Calgary Zoo: 210 St. George's Drive NE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun, Parent's Night Out
Link:calgaryzoo.com/zoolights
Bow Habitat Kids Can Catch Trout Pond.
Everyday from May 1, 2022 - Oct 1, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Beginning May 1, the Bow Habitat Station’s Kids Can Catch Trout Pond is open for the season. This pond is stocked with rainbow trout raised in the fish hatchery for you to catch and release. Visit bowhabitat.alberta.ca for more information.
Location:Bow Habitat Station
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://bowhabitat.alberta.ca
Dinosaurs Awakened.
Everyday from May 1, 2022 - Oct 26, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Get ready to marvel at the sights and sounds of these magnificent life-like creatures and see for yourself what Alberta might have looked like when dinosaurs reigned supreme. Entry included in admission to the Zoo.
Location:The Calgary Zoo
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:https://www.calgaryzoo.com
Inglewood Night Market.
Everyday from Jun 10, 2022 - Sep 16, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A modern market with locally sourced and handmade vendors selling diverse goods; from handmade crafts to vintage clothing, antiques and collectibles and artisan eats.
Location:10 Avenue and 10 Street SE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Rosebud Theatre presents: Songs for a New World.
Everyday from Jun 10, 2022 - Aug 28, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Enjoy a soaring musical song cycle about a series of moments in the lives of a startling array of characters who not only survive but thrive in the face of adversity. Rosebud Theatre anchors its 2022 Season with a summer musical all about hope!
Location:Rosebud Theatre
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://rosebudtheatre.com
Junior Fishing Clinic at Bow Habitat Station.
Everyday from Jun 11, 2022 - Sep 3, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Cast your line into the world of fishing for the first time in an introductory, hands-on clinic designed for families with kids ages four to 12. This clinic will use classroom-based activities, as well as the Fish Hatchery and Discovery Centre aquariums to teach you how to fish responsibly by understanding Alberta’s sportfishing regulations, proper fish handling techniques, identifying different sportfish, and much more.
Location:Bow Habitat Station
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://shop.albertaparks.ca
Open Aircraft Days at the Hangar Flight Museum.
Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday, Jun 30, 2022 - Sep 5, 2022 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
the No. 1 wish visitors have expressed at The Hangar Flight Museum is to be able to sit inside the historical aircraft. Now’s the chance. From June 25 to September 5, there will be Open Aircraft Days on Saturdays, Sundays, and holiday Mondays. Knowledgeable staff and volunteers will be available to answer your questions.
Location:The Hangar Flight Museum
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://thehangarmuseum.ca
#YYCBlockParty – Roller Rink on the Boulevard.
Everyday from Jun 30, 2022 - Sep 30, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Block Party is back for the third summer, bringing the same vibrant energy to Deerfoot City with a new twist – say hello to the Roller Rink on The Boulevard. Dig out your vintage roller skates (or rent some vibrant wheels) and live your best retro ‘70s summer life. Get your tickets at the door.
Location:Deerfoot City
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://deerfootcity.com/events-promotions/block-party/
Wagonstage 2022 presents: Bee-trayal.
Everyday from Jun 30, 2022 - Sep 4, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Bee-trayal features bees, wasps and hummingbirds in a hilarious and interactive performance where our creatures vie for the top spot as Pollinator Extraordinaire. Wagonstage Children’s Theatre is part of the University of Calgary’s School of Creative and Performing Arts.
Location:Wagonstage Children’s Theatre
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://arts.ucalgary.ca
Museum of Failure.
Everyday from Jun 30, 2022 - Aug 31, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The worldwide touring exhibit, The Museum of Failure (MOX), is coming to Canada for the first time. MOX will be popping up in Calgary at Southcentre Mall this summer. This immersive walk-through exhibition showcases a collection of over 130 failed innovations from major brands, including Apple, Amazon, Nintendo, and more.
Location:Southcentre Mall
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://showpass.com
Museum of Failure.
Everyday from Jul 1, 2022 - Aug 31, 2022 at 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
The worldwide touring exhibit, The Museum of Failure (MOX), is coming to Canada for the very FIRST time! MOX will be popping up in Calgary at Southcentre Mall this summer. This immersive walk-through exhibition showcases a collection of over 130 failed innovations from major brands, including Apple, Amazon, Nintendo, and more. From the Segway to Google Glass, some of the world's most prominent companies have produced their fair share of flops. But as the old saying goes, failure is the best teacher! - All-ages event, bring your friends and family! - July 1 - August 31 event dates and time slots available. End date is subject to change. - The MOX exhibit is located at Southcentre Mall on the Southeast end of the building, between Decathlon and Craft Beer Market. Free parking upon arrival. Exterior access only. - Bring your purchased MOX ticket to Milestones Southcentre for one free appetizer with the purchase of an entrée!
Cost:$21.93
Location:Southcentre Mall
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Parent's Night Out
Link:https://www.showpass.com/o/museum-of-failure/
Summer on 17th.
Everyday from Jul 6, 2022 - Oct 1, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Visit 17th Ave retail and entertainment district this season for Summer on 17th. There will be live music, fitness classes, DJ and drag shows, outdoor movies, and more in Tomkins Park throughout the summer, and all of the events are free.
Location:Various locations
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://17thave.ca/summer.
Nooks and Crannies Festival in Okotoks.
Everyday from Jul 28, 2022 - Aug 27, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A festival where artists create temporary site-specific installations in downtown Okotoks. This art festival sees artists repurpose and animate forgotten places with ‘forgotten’ materials, bringing public art to forgotten corners of downtown Okotoks. Individual artists and teams use recycled products to create installations that raise environmental awareness, animate spaces, and entertain audiences.
Location:Various locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://okotoks.ca
BUMP Festival.
Everyday from Aug 1, 2022 - Aug 28, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
BUMP self-guided mural tours are a perfect way to explore the murals and experience new works of art as they are being created right before your eyes. New tours will be released throughout the month of August. The Beltline Urban Mural Project (BUMP) is a program that funds and installs art on buildings in the Beltline.
Location:Various locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://yycbump.ca/festival
Summer Skating.
Every Saturday, Aug 5, 2022 - Aug 31, 2022 at 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cool off this summer with skating on the ‘Fastest Ice in the World’! The Olympic Oval has public skating times on Saturdays (as well as Wednesday evenings).
Location:Olympic Oval
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://schedules.oval.ucalgary.ca
& Friends in Concert.
Everyday from Aug 7, 2022 - Aug 28, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
this five-week concert series will be hosted on the StoryBook Theatre grounds will feature some of the brightest stars and up-and-coming artists from Calgary and beyond. Each week will feature a wealth of talented performers from all ages and communities from across the globe. Take part in the Storybook community and be a part of the magic of live music!
Location:StoryBook Theatre grounds
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://storybooktheatre.org/and-friends
Calgary Wind Symphony.
Everyday from Aug 7, 2022 - Aug 21, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Join the Calgary Wind Symphony for a free family friendly concert in Riley Park on Sundays. Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and join for a wonderful afternoon of music.
Location:Riley Park
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://calgarywindsymphony.com
Alberta on the Plate.
Everyday from Aug 12, 2022 - Aug 21, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Every August during Alberta Local Food Week, Alberta on the Plate hosts a ten-day, province-wide dine around festival. For those ten days, participating restaurants offer multi-course, fixed-price menus highlighting local producers, growers, distillers and brewers. Show your support of Alberta food by dining in or ordering out at our participating restaurants both during the festival and throughout the rest of the year.
Location:Various locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:https://www.albertaontheplate.com
Sunflowers at Calgary Farmyard.
Everyday from Aug 12, 2022 - Aug 31, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Experience sunflowers at the Farmyard- formerly known as the Calgary Corn Maze and Fun Farm. Experience beautiful blooms, 35 attractions and the biggest corn maze in Southern Alberta- all in one day.
Location:Calgary Farmyard
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://calgaryfarmyard.com
Lucent Festival.
Everyday from Aug 12, 2022 - Aug 14, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Lucent will be hosted at Camp Adventure in Kananaskis. You can expect a weekend of incredible connection, yoga and movement classes of all kinds and for every ability. As well as holistic workshops, arts and crafts, free play, a creatively curated marketplace, live music, relaxation, meditation, bonfires, nature hikes and dancing.
Location:Camp Adventure in Kananaskis
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
4th Street Night Market.
Every Saturday, Aug 13, 2022 - Sep 10, 2022 at 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Calgary’s hippest night market located in the heart of Mission. Visit the lively main street neighborhood of 4th Street for food, fun, local finds and friends.
Location:4th Street
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://4thstreetnightmarket.ca
Heartbreak Hotel at Jubilations Theatre.
Everyday from Aug 13, 2022 - Oct 15, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Have you ever wondered what it would be like at the Heartbreak Hotel? Well you’re in luck, because Jubilations Dinner Theatre is going to take you there. The legend never dies, and his music lives on, as we have some fun imagining Elvis and his gang all rocking and rolling at the Heartbreak Hotel.
Location:Jubilations Dinner Theatre
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://jubilations.ca
Annual Art in the Garden.
Everyday from Aug 13, 2022 - Aug 14, 2022 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Enjoy a day of art and the beautiful gardens at 3443 Kerry Park Road. View and buy framed and unframed paintings in many mediums and styles, art cards, matted prints and stained glass.
Location:3443 Kerry Park Road
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Alberta Open Farm Days.
Everyday from Aug 13, 2022 - Aug 14, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
More than one hundred farms, ranches, and ag-tourism operators open their gates and invite visitors to share in local stories, see on-farm demonstrations and purchase locally grown and produced products.
Location:Various Farms
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:https://albertaopenfarmdays.ca
Alberta Open Farm Days at Granary Road.
Everyday from Aug 13, 2022 - Aug 14, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
This year Granary Road is partnering with Frosted Fern to host a brunch and high tea made with fresh and local ingredients. After you eat, come tour the Aquaponics centre to learn about regenerative agriculture and how they make fresh produce possible at Granary Road.
Location:Granary Road – Farmer's Market & Active Learning Park
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.granaryroad.com/openfarmdays
Full Bloom Festival.
Everyday from Aug 13, 2022 - Aug 14, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A two-day celebration of the Beaulieu Gardens, local entertainment, the Beltline and the Downtown Calgary communities. The Full Bloom Festival takes place on the grounds of Lougheed House in the gardens and parks and includes live music, food trucks, a market and more.
Location:Lougheed House
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://lougheedhouse.com
Chestermere Music Fest.
> Sunday Aug 14, 2022 at 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Come and enjoy the sounds of summer with a free music festival by the shores of Chestermere Lake.
Location:John Peake Park, Chestermere
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:https://www.chestermere.ca/1151/Music-Fest
Calgary Bliss Community Hall Pop-Up.
> Sunday Aug 14, 2022 at 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
This free event takes place along 6 Street SE, between Fort Calgary and 8 Avenue SE. It features organizations in Calgary that work to support your wellbeing, like the Distress Centre Calgary, Calgary Reads’ Little Red Reading Van, Alberta Health Services’ Mobile Response Team, and Immigrant Services Calgary.
Location:Along 6 Street SE, between Fort Calgary and 8 Avenue SE
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Marda Gras Street Festival.
> Sunday Aug 14, 2022 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Marda Gras is a free family-friendly event in the heart of Marda Loop. The longest running street festival in Calgary. Take part in a pedestrian friendly, car-free day with your friends and family – shopping local and reconnecting with the community.
Location:Marda Loop
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:https://www.visitmardaloop.com/mardagras/
Expo Latino.
Everyday from Aug 19, 2022 - Aug 22, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Calgary’s hottest festival, Expo Latino creates experiences of discovery and learning through the celebration of people, music and dance. World-class performers, sizzling dancing, exotic foods, arts, crafts and so much more. Celebrate Latin culture at Prince’s Island Park.
Location:Prince’s Island Park
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://expolatino.com
Summer Skirmish.
Everyday from Aug 19, 2022 - Aug 21, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Join us for an exciting weekend of historical re-enactments, food trucks, and more at the 2022 Summer Skirmish. There'll be plenty going on inside The Military Museums.
Location:4520 Crowchild Trail SW
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:https://themilitarymuseums.ca/visit/events-and-exhibits/summer-skirmish
Granary Road’s Family Fun Fair.
Everyday from Aug 20, 2022 - Aug 21, 2022 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Granary Road's biggest festival of the year is on August 20th and 21st! Family Fun Fair is our take on a good old-fashioned carnival, with tons of games, prizes, and carnival treats! With your tickets, you can play all of our carnival games (such as ring toss), where every game is a winner. Want an even bigger prize? Play Paul's Amusements fun carnival games too. No carnival day is complete without some delicious treats like caramel apples, cotton candy, french fries and more! Shop from our Farmer's Market vendors who will each have their own take on a fair. To add to all the fun: $5 per person Mini Golf admission all weekend! Learn more at www.granaryroad.com/familyfunfair
Cost:$10.00
Location:Venue: Granary Road – Farmer's Market & Active Learning Park Address: 226066 112 St W, Foothills County, AB, Canada, T1S 5S5
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:www.granaryroad.com/familyfunfair
Annual Priddis and Millarville Fair.
Everyday from Aug 20, 2022 - Aug 21, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The Priddis and Millarville Fair is a full weekend of old fashioned, country-style family fun that draws our extended community together on the third weekend in August. The Fair is suitable for all ages and includes a wide variety of competitions, contests, displays and entertainment.
Location:306097, 192 Street W
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:https://www.millarvilleracetrack.com/priddis-millarville-fair/
Monster Jam.
Everyday from Aug 20, 2022 - Aug 21, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Monster Jam is an action-packed motorsport with world-class athletes locked in intense competitions of speed and skill. Witness heated rivalries, high-flying stunts and fierce head-to-head battles for the Event Championship.
Location:Stampede Grandstand
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://monsterjam.com
Tango 2 Echo Fest.
> Sunday Aug 21, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The Rods and Rides Show & Shine is back to showcase over 150 classic cars, rare finds, and beautiful builds at Greenview Industrial. From the local arts and vendors market to the beer garden, food trucks, live entertainment, mural tour, and car show – Tango 2 Echo has something for everyone in the family.
Location:Greenview Industrial
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://greenviewindustrial.com/tango2echofest
Granary Road’s Annual Family Fun Fair.
Everyday from Aug 21, 2022 - Aug 22, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Enjoy a carnival-themed day with games to play, delicious fair-themed food and fun surprises! Meet our the animals at the Farm Friends exhibit, take rides on the rover train, and shop from amazing vendors.
Location:Granary Road – Farmer's Market & Active Learning Park
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.granaryroad.com/familyfunfair
Young Canadians Auditions.
Everyday from Aug 26, 2022 - Aug 28, 2022 at 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
We are holding auditions for Young Canadians School of Performing Arts for our 2022-2023 season! Ages 8-21 are welcome. Please Register for auditions on our Website by August 22! The Young Canadians School of Performing Arts is a dynamic performing arts program designed to develop confident, strong and empowered young people. The school offers Calgary and surrounding-area youth the opportunity to train in dance, voice, and performance. Training is provided by a diverse team of professional faculty who encourage technical development, artistic creation, and performance excellence.
Location:1302 6th St. SE Trans Alta Performing Arts Studios
Category:Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:calgarystampede.com/ycauditions
Calgary Medieval Faire & Artisan Market.
Everyday from Aug 26, 2022 - Aug 28, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Walk with brave knights, rub shoulders with vikings, wander the medieval market. Be amazed and entertained. Get ready for a weekend of epic excitement and treasures from throughout the realm including performers, magic, photo ops, face painting, balloons and more.
Location:Wild West Events Centre
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://calgarymedievalfaire.com
2022 Calgary Pride Parade and Festival, .
Everyday from Aug 26, 2022 - Sep 5, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Calgary Pride presents the return to in-person programming for the 2022 pride season. The Calgary Pride Parade and Festival is an annual event where thousands gather to celebrate the diversity of the 2SLGBTQ+ community. A variety of events will run throughout August, concluding with the Calgary Pride Parade & Festival on September 4 at Prince’s Island Park.
Location:Various locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://calgarypride.ca/pride-2022
Okotoks Chillifest.
> Saturday Aug 27, 2022 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Each year in late August, Western-themed activities take over downtown Okotoks, including the main event - a chilli cook-off. Come down to taste the chilli creations, or register a team and compete! Spice up your weekend with chilli sampling, children's activities, live music, and an outdoor artisan street market!
Location:Downtown Okotoks
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:themarketsquare.ca
Drag Brunch - Show Your Pride (Family-friendly).
> Saturday Aug 27, 2022 at 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Show your pride at the Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo at our first ever Drag Brunch hosted by the talented Nada Nuff. Enjoy a delicious spread from the zoo’s award-winning culinary team and performances from talent at HireHeelsYYC. Get your tickets to this family-friendly celebration today!
Location:Calgary Zoo
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:https://www.calgaryzoo.com/events/dragbrunch
Railway Days.
Everyday from Sep 3, 2022 - Sep 4, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Heritage Park’s extraordinary rail collection takes centre stage for two days with hands-on activities, and exciting exhibits. Catch a rare glimpse of the turntable in action, enjoy special demonstrations of a double-headed steam engine and spend some time with the Park’s very own Telegraphy club.
Location:Heritage Park
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://heritagepark.ca
Calgary Highland Games.
> Saturday Sep 3, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Organized by the Calgary United Scottish Games Association, these games have gained the reputation as being one of the most prestigious Highland events in the West. Attracting competitors and spectators from across Western Canada and the USA, you will watch some of the world’s top pipers, drummers, dancers, and heavy event athletes compete and perform.
Location:Calgary Rugby Union
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Spruce Meadows Masters.
Everyday from Sep 7, 2022 - Sep 11, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The ‘Masters’ includes iconic events such as the CP International, presented by Rolex, BMO Nations’ Cup, Name the Foal, presented by TELUS, ATCO Electric Six Bar, WestJet Evening of the Horse, fireworks, live music, and more.
Location:Spruce Meadows
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://sprucemeadows.com/masters
Granary Road Garlic Festival.
Everyday from Sep 10, 2022 - Sep 11, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Head into the Granary Road Active Learning Park for all kinds of garlicky themed fun and don’t forget to visit our Farmers Market for all things garlic, including eats, treats and garlic features from our market vendors.
Location:Granary Road
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.granaryroad.com
Chestermere Country Fair.
> Saturday Sep 10, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The Chestermere Country Fair is the oldest ongoing annual event at the Chestermere Recreation Centre, held every year in September.
Location:Chestermere Recreation Centre
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://rvcagsociety.ca/country-fair
Springbank Old Tyme Fall Fair.
> Saturday Sep 10, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Join us for the 50th annual Springbank Park For All Seasons Agriculture Society Old Tyme Fall Fair. The Fall Fair is a great day where Springbank families have the opportunity to gather together and celebrate our agricultural roots and community spirit. Come out for a day of fun, fellowship, and festivities for all ages.
Location:Springbank Park For All Seasons
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://springbankpark.com
RBC Race for the Kids.
> Sunday Sep 11, 2022 at 8:45 am - 12:00 pm
After two years of operating as a virtual event during the pandemic, RBC Race for the Kids is back with a day of in-person fun that includes a 6-km family walk/run, race T-shirt, pancake breakfast, as well as all-day parking and access to Heritage Park on September 11, 2022. Now in its sixth year, RBC Race for the Kids funds programs and services that help kids in our community who are struggling with their mental health. Registrants can set up their own fundraising page to reach out to family and friends for support. If you would like to learn more about the kind of programs and services RBC Race for the Kids supports, visit buildthemup.ca Register early for a chance to see Blake Shelton in concert! Anyone who signs up before June 30 will be entered to win two tickets to see Blake Shelton live at the Scotiabank Saddledome during the Calgary Stampede on July 16. You don’t have to worry about paying Stampede gate admission, either – this prize package includes free access to the grounds. Registration opens June 8 with special early-bird pricing of $25 for adults and $15 for youth age 3-17. Children 2 and under are free.
Cost:$20.00
Location:Heritage Park - 1900 Heritage Drive SW
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:https://www.childrenshospital.ab.ca/event/rbc-race-for-the-kids/
Marda Loop MADE SeptemberFest Outdoor/Indoor Festival.
> Saturday Sep 17, 2022 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Shop Marda Loop MADE's Outdoor/Indoor Festival showcasing 85 Alberta artisans, makers and foodies at the Marda Loop Communities Association Hall.
Location:Marda Loop Communities Association Hall
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Beakerhead.
Everyday from Sep 23, 2022 - Sep 25, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
It’s a time and place where engineers show their creative sides, and artists get technical, where science hits the street, and everyone gets ingenious. Everyone is warmly encouraged to take part. Find yourself immersed in engineered art, international ingenuity competitions, public performances, community challenges, backyard-built contraptions, and creations of your own making.
Location:Various locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://beakerhead.com/events
Granary Road Apple Fest.
Everyday from Sep 24, 2022 - Sep 25, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Visit Granary Road for Apple Fest with all things apple for sale including fruit, pies, crisps, perogies, applewood cheese, cake, cider and lots more! Vendors will be show casing their apple wares and creating delicious treats.
Location:Granary Road
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.granaryroad.com
Calgary Fall Home Show.
Everyday from Sep 30, 2022 - Oct 2, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The Calgary Fall Home Show is a vibrant marketplace where you can shop for home-related products and services at the BMO Centre.
Location:BMO Centre
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://calgaryfallhomeshow.com
Disney in Concert: Frozen.
Everyday from Oct 7, 2022 - Oct 8, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
This Thanksgiving, experience Disney’s Frozen like never before! See the film on the big screen as the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra performs Christophe Beck’s catchy score live.
Location:Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://calgaryphil.com/events/disney-in-concert-frozen-2022-10-08/
Butterfield Acres: It's Pumpkin Time!.
Everyday from Oct 7, 2022 - Oct 9, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Harvest Pumpkin Festival takes place every weekend throughout October! Tickets must be pre-booked on the website.
Location:Butterfield Acres
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.butterfieldacres.com
Butterfield Acres: It's Pumpkin Time!.
Everyday from Oct 14, 2022 - Oct 16, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Harvest Pumpkin Festival takes place every weekend throughout October! Tickets must be pre-booked on the website.
Location:Butterfield Acres
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.butterfieldacres.com
Butterfield Acres: It's Pumpkin Time!.
Everyday from Oct 21, 2022 - Oct 23, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Harvest Pumpkin Festival takes place every weekend throughout October! Tickets must be pre-booked on the website.
Location:Butterfield Acres
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.butterfieldacres.com
Granary Road Pumpkin Fest.
Everyday from Oct 22, 2022 - Oct 23, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
With loads of pumpkins to choose from as well as homemade pies, perogies, mini donuts, soaps, cheesecake. Pumpkin decorated caramel apples, pumpkin milkshakes and much more from the Granary Road Market Vendors.
Location:Granary Road
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.granaryroad.com
Butterfield Acres: It's Pumpkin Time!.
Everyday from Oct 28, 2022 - Oct 30, 2022 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Harvest Pumpkin Festival takes place every weekend throughout October! Tickets must be pre-booked on the website.
Location:Butterfield Acres
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://www.butterfieldacres.com
*Halloween* Toddle Down to the Art Gallery.
> Saturday Oct 29, 2022 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
It’s hard to make time for art and culture when you’re chasing after a toddler but we have an opportunity that doesn’t require you to choose! Come down to the Okotoks Art Gallery for a morning of fun. Enjoy exhibitions as you enjoy a number of activity and crafting stations. Halloween costumes are welcome! Recommended ages 1 – 5. Space is limited. Pre-Registration encouraged. $5/ Family Course: 17393 Activeokotoks.ca
Cost:$5.00
Location:Okotoks Art Gallery 53 North Railway St. Okotoks, Alberta
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun
Link:https://www.okotoks.ca/your-community/living-okotoks/community-event-calendar/toddle-down-art-gallery-0
The Calgary Philharmonic Presents Symphony Sundays for Kids – Firebird for the Family.
> Sunday Nov 27, 2022 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
The Firebird?comes to life with music and dance in this family-friendly concert featuring the Orchestra and members of Alberta Ballet School. Igor Stravinsky based this popular work on a folk tale about a prince who encounters a mysterious firebird and receives a magic feather that helps him defeat an evil wizard. The concert opens with?The Three-Cornered Hat, a ballet with traditional Spanish dancing choreographed by Léonide Massine to music by Manuel de Falla. Come early for the Instrument Discovery Zoo at 2PM. Program and artists are subject to change without notice.
Cost:$35.00
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall Arts Commons 225 8 Ave SE Calgary, AB
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:https://calgaryphil.com/events/firebird-for-the-family-2022-11-27-300-pm
The Calgary Philharmonic Presents Charlotte and the Music Maker.
> Sunday Jan 15, 2023 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Charlotte plays the trumpet on a cardboard tube, the xylophone with two knitting needles, and the drums on anything that bangs. Her musical talents are not appreciated at home, so she sets off into the wide world, where the Music Maker comes to her rescue. Families will enjoy this magical journey with Platypus Theatre exploring the sounds and colours of the instruments and the exciting possibilities that music has to offer. Come early for the Instrument Discovery Zoo at 2PM. Program and artists are subject to change without notice.
Cost:$35.00
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall Arts Commons 225 8 Ave SE Calgary, AB
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:https://calgaryphil.com/events/charlotte-and-the-music-maker-2023-01-15-300-pm
The Calgary Philharmonic Presents Beethoven Lives Upstairs.
> Sunday Mar 5, 2023 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Young Christoph is quite upset when the composer Beethoven moves into his late father’s upstairs office. Being completely deaf, Beethoven is neither aware of nor cares about the noise he creates, and Christoph writes his uncle concerned about the ‘madman’ living upstairs. Through their letters, we learn about Beethoven as he works on his ninth symphony. Come early for the Instrument Discovery Zoo at 2PM. Program and artists are subject to change without notice.
Cost:$35.00
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall Arts Commons 225 8 Ave SE Calgary, AB
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:https://calgaryphil.com/events/beethoven-lives-upstairs-2023-03-05-300-pm
The Calgary Philharmonic Presents Will's Jams.
> Sunday Apr 30, 2023 at 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Will Stroet — former CBC Kids TV star and Juno-nominated musician — will rock out with you and your family. Singing his favourite songs, it’s a fun-filled symphony jam session your kids will love! Come early for the Instrument Discovery Zoo at 2PM. Program and artists are subject to change without notice.
Cost:$35.00
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall Arts Commons 225 8 Ave SE Calgary, AB
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:https://calgaryphil.com/events/wills-jams-2023-04-30-300-pm

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