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Tuesday, May 4th, 2021

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Fun for Kids

Butterfield Acres - the Real Farm Experience!.
Everyday from May 21, 2021 - Jun 30, 2021 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Drop in for a visit at Butterfield Acres, Calgary's Best Farmyard! Come and visit the cutest farm babies in the world, little goats! And lambs, and piglets, and chicks, and more! Be prepared to have your heart melted. Must pre-purchase timed tickets online. Your family can visit the Spring babies on the farm until June. Open weekdays: 10am to 2pm and weekends: 10am to 4pm.
Location:Butterfield Acres: 254077 Rocky Ridge Road
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:butterfieldacres.com
Ultimate Summer Challenge at Calgary Public Library.
Everyday from Jun 1, 2021 - Aug 31, 2021 at 12:00 am - 11:59 am
Blast off to free summer fun with the Ultimate Summer Challenge at Calgary Public Library. Kids ages 0 to 12 can explore a galaxy of reading challenges, activities, and exciting free programs; and those aged 13 to 17 can join the Teen Takeover. All ages will have the opportunity to win prizes, including an iPad, Nintendo Switch, STEM activity kit, and more! Sign-up now on Beanstack with your free Library card.
Location:Virtual Program
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgarylibrary.ca/events-and-programs/ultimate-summer-challenge/
Calgary Zoo - "Dinosaurs: Awakened".
Everyday from Jun 10, 2021 - Oct 31, 2021 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Based on the success of the past “Dinosaurs Alive” exhibit, the Calgary Zoo is introducing 26 new realistic animatronic dinosaurs (across 17 species) within Prehistoric Park, from the Triassic, Jurassic, and Cretaceous periods, covering the zoo’s regions including Canada, Asia, Africa, South America, and Antarctica. The exhibit, designed to educate, as well as entertain, encourages visitors to go on an immersive journey through the newly designed Prehistoric Park to experience what it may have been like to roam the Earth with the dinosaurs, while inspiring action to prevent the loss of endangered species today. “Dinosaurs: Awakened” will be viewable within Prehistoric Park until October 31, and is included in the price of daily admission. Tickets can be purchased from the Calgary Zoo website.
Location:Calgary Zoo - North Entrance: 210 St. George's Drive NE
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:calgaryzoo.com
WP Puppet Theatre's DIY Puppet Projects.
Everyday from Jun 14, 2021 - Jun 30, 2021 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Visit WP Puppet Theatre's website for DIY Puppet Projects that are free, fun for the whole family, and sure to spark creativity! Make sure to tag @WPPuppet in your DIYs to be featured on social media. Plus, information about puppet-making infused educational programming! Check out the online store for unique items.
Location:Online
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:wppuppet.com
Calaway Park: Open for Another Season of Family Fun!.
Everyday from Jun 19, 2021 - Sep 6, 2021 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Celebrating 40 years of family fun! Enjoy 32 family-friendly rides. High energy entertainment. Tempting treats, and more! Calaway Park is Western Canada's largest outdoor amusement park and has something for everyone!
Location:Calaway Park: 245033 Range Road 33
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:calawaypark.com
Wagonstage Children's Theatre Presents, Bev the Builder.
Everyday from Jun 27, 2021 - Sep 5, 2021 at 10:00 am - 12:30 pm
Please visit the website for performance dates. Bev the Builder follows the story of a young beaver named Bev living in a river with her parents. Bev is trying to learn how to fix a hole that has formed in her dam, but the water in the river is moving fast, and the sticks keep getting washed away. Her parents leave Bev to keep trying while they look for sticks in the forest. Frustrated yet determined, Bev sets out on her own to find more sticks so she may continue trying. Wagonstage Children’s Theatre is part of the University of Calgary’s School of Creative and Performing Arts. There are 2 shows a day at 10am and 11:30am. Doors open 30 minutes before show time.
Cost:$20.00
Location:containR Art Park: 1020, 2 Avenue NW
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:springboardperformance.com/events/bev-the-beaver-wagonstage-june-27
Summer Fun at Calgary Farmyard!.
Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Jul 2, 2021 - Aug 31, 2021 at 9:30 am - 4:30 pm
Looking for something to do with your summer days? Summer is the perfect time to visit the Calgary Farmyard. The lines are shorter and the days are just as much fun! Capture the perfect photo in the Sunflower Fields and be the first to take the 11-Acre Corn Maze Adventure for a spin! Come and see the barnyard babies. From the young to the young at heart, there's hours of fun for everyone. Zip through the zip lines, jump on the jumping pillows, and play on 25+ attractions!
Location:Calgary Farmyard: 284022 Township Road 224, Rocky View, AB, T1X 0J6
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:calgaryfarmyard.com
Creekfest - Reimagined.
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Jul 17, 2021 - Jul 23, 2021 at 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
The Friends of Fish Creek invite your family to experience the Second Annual Creekfest - Reimagined! Creekfest - Reimagined will comprise of a week of free online presentations and performances from partnering organizations. Through these online presentations, like-minded conservation organizations can provide in-depth information on topics relevant to nature and conservation. While the format of Creekfest has changed to meet the current health situation, the focus of this very special event has stayed the same: raising awareness about nature, conservation, healthy watersheds and Alberta’s beautiful Provincial parks! Visit the website or Facebook page for a schedule of events and updates.
Location:Facebook Live, Zoom, YouTube, Social Media, and more!
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:friendsoffishcreek.org/event/creekfest/

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