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Easter Eggstravaganza at the Calgary Zoo!

Proudly sponsored by Calgary's Child Magazine. Join us April 19 & 20, when kids of all ages can play, explore, create, and learn. Our annual Eggstravaganza is back, with family-friendly fun designed to help you say ‘goodbye’ to winter and ‘hello’ to the warmer weather. Enjoy fun-filled family activities, including: face painting, arts and crafts, and more. Scroll down for a list of activities to plan your trip to Easter Eggstravaganza today! Website.

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Monday, April 15
Guest:
Roz Freeman, Senior Specialist, Special Events and Experiences, The Calgary Zoo
Topic: Hop on down to the Calgary Zoo on April 19 & 20 for Easter Eggstravaganza! Proudly sponsored in part by Calgary's Child Magazine. At Easter Eggstravaganza, your family will enjoy fun-filled activities including face painting, arts & crafts, and more. Plus, there's plenty of other things to do at the Zoo this Spring! What other family fun has sprung? Tune in for the inside scoop.

Monday, April 22 (Easter Monday)
Guests
: Rebca Zawde, Child & Family Grief Services Counseller and Karen McCullagh, Executive Director, Hospice Calgary
Topic:
Take a hike - literally! Hike for Hospice Calgary, proudly sponsored in part by Calgary's Child Magazine, takes place on Sunday, May 5 at Sikome Lake, Fish Creek Provincial Park. Funds raised during this event go toward Hospice Calgary’s services for people facing advanced illness or life after the death of someone close to them. Everyone can register for the hike online on Hospice Calgary's website. Hospice Calgary will fill us in on all of the details, including their upcoming new and essential family services. 

Monday, April 29
Guest and Topic: To Be Confirmed

Calgary's Child on Soft Rock 97.7 with Christina Rowsell

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Festivals & Fairs

Easter Egg Hunt at Granary Road.
Everyday from Apr 5, 2019 - Apr 19, 2019 at 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Takes place April 5 to 19. Come down to Granary Road Market for an Easter Egg Hunt! Like and follow Granary Road on Facebook for your clues, then visit the Market and find all 12 eggs and enter in a draw for $300 in prizes!
Location:Granary Road: 226066, 112 Street W, Foothills, AB
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun
Link:granaryroad.com
April 19 & 20: Easter Eggstravaganza at the Calgary Zoo.
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Apr 16, 2019 - Apr 20, 2019 at 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Easter Eggstravaganza at the Calgary Zoo, proudly sponsored in part by Calgary's Child Magazine, takes place April 19 & 20, 9am to 2pm. Hop on down to the zoo where kids of all ages can play, explore, create, and learn. This year, once again, there will be 4 activity zones (creative, play, sweet, and enviro) for your family to spring through. In each zone, you’ll meet the local partners who have brought activities, prize draws, and tasty treats! Kids 12 and under can visit the 4 treat stations for a free treat. What a sweet way to celebrate! Easter Eggstravanganza is included with regular admission to the Zoo. To purchase your admission tickets now, visit the website.
Location:Calgary Zoo: 210 St. George's Drive NE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun
Link:calgaryzoo.com
Easter at the Calgary Farmers’ Market.
Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Apr 18, 2019 - Apr 20, 2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Put a Little Spring in Your Step! Join in the Easter festivities from 10am to 2pm on April 18 to 20! Hop on over to the stage and get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny and decorate an Easter cookie, too (while supplies last). The Calgary Farmers' Market will be accepting cash or food donations for the Calgary Food Bank to snap a bunny photo and to ensure no one goes hungry this Easter (recommended $5 donation). And remember, the Market is open all Easter weekend, Thursday to Sunday, 9am to 5pm!
Location:Calgary Farmers' Market: 510, 77 Avenue SE
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun
Link:calgaryfarmersmarket.ca/events/details/easter-at-the-market
Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo 2019.
Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Apr 25, 2019 - Apr 28, 2019 at 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo (AKA: Calgary Expo) is a four-day pop-culture convention, April 25 to 28, at Stampede Park - and it’s one of the biggest events of its kind in the world! Attendees can shop hundreds of vendors and exhibitors, check out panels and workshops, meet their favorite stars and creators, and celebrate what makes them geeky with thousands of other fans in cosplay. There is something for every fan. More than 90,000 people attend every year. As they head into their 14th year, you can expect to see all kinds of celebrity guests like Michael J. Fox and Zachary Levi, comic book artists, writers, and creators, toy vendors, cosplayers - the list goes on… Get ready to get your geek on! For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Cost:$20.00
Location:Stampede Park: 1410 Olympic Way SE, Calgary, AB, T2G 2W1
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:calgaryexpo.com/en/home.html
An Evening with the Cast of Back to the Future 2019 .
> Friday Apr 26, 2019 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Celebrate one of the greatest film trilogies of all time, Back to the Future, with cast members Michael J. Fox, Christoper Lloyd, Lea Thompson, James Tolkan, and Tom Wilson, together on stage, live! How does it feel to be back together after more than 30 years? How does the future feel? Don’t miss this awesome chance to find out. Ready the flux capacitor, friends - this is an evening not to be missed. An Evening with the Cast of Back to the Future 2019 is presented by the Calgary Comic & Entertainment Expo (April 25 to 28 at Stampede Park). Tickets for the event are sold separately from Calgary Expo admission, and start at just $20 (+ Expo admission). A selection of once-in-a-lifetime packages (including epic backstage passes!) are also available as part of this rare event. For information, visit the website.
Cost:$20.00
Location:Stampede Corral on Stampede Park, Saddledome Rise SE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Parent's Night Out
Link:calgaryexpo.com/en/tickets/special-events/back-to-the-future.html

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