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Family Friendly

Seven-day festival of events which promote empathy, human connection and the recognition of our shared humanity. Empathy ... Learn More
Friday, June 1st, 2018 to Thursday, June 7th, 2018
Multidisciplinary show featuring original musical works by Sarah Houston and live accompaniment by Trip the Light Dance' ... Learn More
Cost: $16 - $25.
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 to Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Joseph is his father’s favourite son, so much so that Jacob can’t resist giving him an amazing coat of many colours. ... Learn More
Cost: Meal and show, $56 - $84; theatre only, $54.
Friday, June 1st, 2018 to Saturday, September 1st, 2018
Presented by Flamenco Calgary. Intimate Flamenco performance of song, music and dance. With guitarist Tosh Hayashi, S ... Learn More
Cost: $25 - $30.
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
Presented by FosterMAK. The is show is inspired by childhood dreams, dreamy landscapes and the endless possibility of bi ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 7th, 2018
Presented by the Centre for Performing and Visual Arts. Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday, 7 p.m.; weekend matinees, 2 ... Learn More
Cost: $15 - $20.
Tuesday, May 22nd, 2018 to Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Activities for dad and the whole family. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, June 17th, 2018
Featuring a unique car show, live local music from Bebo Grove (11 a.m.) and Steel & Timber (noon), giveaways, compliment ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, June 17th, 2018
Tuesdays, June 5-26. No partner necessary. Experienced callers will introduce you to the basic steps of Modern Western S ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018 to Tuesday, June 19th, 2018
The girls of Stardale present The Make Believer Project. The performance piece, co-written by acclaimed playwright Eugen ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
Performances at two locations: Eau Claire, 200 Barclay Parade S.W., 11:30 a.m.; and Olympic Plaza, 228 8th Ave. S.E., 2: ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
The highlight this year is the official opening of the Alpine Crevice and Native Plants Gardens, which were built in pa ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Acadanse is the first Acadian francophone dance troop in Calgary. This troop will present choreography and dance steps ... Learn More
Cost: $15.
Saturday, June 9th, 2018
Scouts and non-Scouts alike can hone their outdoor, survival, STEM (science, technology engineering, mathematics), teamw ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Family-friendly, accessible, free parking, beer garden, food truck, no ATM onsite. Doors, 4 p.m.; first game, 5 p.m.; ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $15.
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Presented by the Youth Singers of Calgary. A musical evening of Broadway favourites with Second Chants. Friday and Sa ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $25; children three and under, free.
Friday, May 25th, 2018 to Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Presented by Coors Banquet. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
Presented by the Calgary chapter of the Federation of Canadian Artists. Free parking. Artists in attendance. Bring a ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 15th, 2018 to Saturday, June 16th, 2018
Over 60 young entrepreneurs in Grades K-9 will showcase and sell their creations. Grab a coffee, browse some unique item ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 16th, 2018
School of Alberta Ballet year-end performance. Alberta Ballet School's professional division students will perform P ... Learn More
Cost: $33 - $40.
Saturday, June 9th, 2018
Join the Alberta Standardbred Horse Association, along with Jody Jamieson, James MacDonald and Doug McNair to raise mone ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Come and watch botanical artists create new artworks in the gardens as part of the current botanical art exhibit, Wild i ... Learn More
Cost: With admission.
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
Solve a mystery, crack the safe and get a chance to win the contents inside it. Fifteen clues await you and when you've ... Learn More
Cost: $5 - $8.50; children under six, free.
Tuesday, May 1st, 2018 to Thursday, May 31st, 2018
Botanical art exhibit featuring over 30 native plants as illustrated by the Botanical Artists Society of Southern Albert ... Learn More
Cost: $5 - $8.50; children under six, free.
Wednesday, May 9th, 2018 to Sunday, June 10th, 2018
Dmytruk’s uninhibited use of pattern, colour, shape and form, implant a vision that is projected in this new series of ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 26th, 2018 to Saturday, June 30th, 2018
After you’ve treated dad to brunch, sign him up for the Father’s Day Putting Contest. Contest is for dads only. ... Learn More
Sunday, June 17th, 2018
1K and 5K walks that build community support for Canadians with arthritis and raises awareness of the challenges of livi ... Learn More
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Featuring show and shine presented by local car clubs, airplanes open for interior viewing, helicopter rides (weather pe ... Learn More
Cost: $6 - $12; father (with paid ticket) and children two and under, free.
Saturday, June 16th, 2018 to Sunday, June 17th, 2018
Saturdays, June 2, June 23, July 7, July 21, Aug. 11 and Aug. 25. Featuring arts, crafts, flowers, coffee, veggies, a ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 9th, 2018 to Saturday, August 25th, 2018
Saturdays and Sundays, June 2-24; Tuesday to Sunday, June 26 to Sept. 2. Armed with nets and buckets, prepare to get ... Learn More
Cost: $4; children three and under, free.
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 to Sunday, September 2nd, 2018
An evening of Decidedly Jazz Danceworks repertoire, and faculty and student choreography performed by the dancers of the ... Learn More
Cost: $5 - $20.
Friday, May 25th, 2018 to Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Presented by The Sugar Sweets. Original dance numbers choreographed based on favourite holidays and seasons. Friday, ... Learn More
Cost: $20 - $25.
Friday, June 1st, 2018 to Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
Presented by Mount Royal Kantorei. Pythagoras hypothesized that each planet had its own resonance and hum, creating ... Learn More
Cost: $15 - $20; children 12 and under, free.
Friday, May 25th, 2018
Parade down Stephen Avenue in celebration of disability pride. Starting at Bankers Hall and ending at Olympic Plaza, the ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Sundays, June 3 to Sept. 2; Wednesdays, July 4, July 18, Aug. 1, and Aug. 15. One-hour clinic for kids aged four to s ... Learn More
Cost: $12.
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018 to Sunday, September 2nd, 2018
Celebrate the incredible talent of persons with disabilities. Artists with disabilities will display and sell their artw ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 1st, 2018
Juried, open-themed exhibition showcasing and promoting visual artists from the East Central region of Alberta. Recep ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 to Saturday, June 30th, 2018
Alberta Society of Artists challenged Alberta Artists to address the theme, AIR. A mixture of gases that surround the ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 to Thursday, June 28th, 2018
Annual event celebrating local comic creators. The event will allow attendees to meet and discover local Canadian creato ... Learn More
Cost: $5.
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Saturdays, May 19 to Sept. 1; Fridays, July 6, July 20, Aug. 3 and Aug. 17. Ages six-plus. Two-hour clinic that teaches ... Learn More
Cost: $20.
Saturday, May 19th, 2018 to Saturday, September 1st, 2018
Saturdays in May. Eclectic blend of garage jazz, cabaret and art pop on piano, guitar and accordion. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 12th, 2018 to Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Presented by the Calgary Multicultural Choir. Welcome spring with songs that stir memories of cherished homelands. Tradi ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $15; children 12 and under, free.
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Run or walk for children with special needs in a 1K Superhero Parade, 5K walk/run, or 10K run. ... Learn More
Saturday, June 16th, 2018
With The Foothills Concert Band and the Twelve Mile Coulee School Bands. ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $15.
Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
Series of family-friendly workshops to kickstart the season. From gardening to grilling, each interactive workshop will ... Learn More
Friday, May 25th, 2018 to Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Presented by the Calgary Fiddlers and Bow Valley Fiddlers. Dance caller Leslie Gotfrit will teach the steps to each danc ... Learn More
Cost: $15 - $20.
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Try the Youth Singers of Calgary kids and music program. For children entering PreK to Grade 2 for the 2018-19 school ye ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Beginning at the northwest corner of the Harry Hays Building at 8 a.m., the group will be led by drummers and will conti ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 21st, 2018
Two thousand years of warfare come to life in a weekend of scripted battle re-enactments and demonstrations including vi ... Learn More
Cost: $2 - $5; carload, $10.
Saturday, June 9th, 2018 to Sunday, June 10th, 2018
Five-day exhibition blending fashion design and fresh florals with bespoke floral-dressed mannequins and a pop-up fresh ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, May 31st, 2018 to Monday, June 4th, 2018
Presented by Open Door Seniors. Find your own unique treasures and enjoy a coffee and a muffin ($2) while browsing. F ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, May 25th, 2018 to Saturday, May 26th, 2018
CORE Celebration's final concert of the season. Featuring local vocalists with orchestra and chorus performing highlight ... Learn More
Cost: $30.
Friday, May 25th, 2018
Opera, musical theatre and song. ... Learn More
Cost: $18.
Friday, June 8th, 2018
Presented by The Quilted Mouse Guild. Quilt show of members work with special challenge exhibits Making a Grand Entrance ... Learn More
Cost: Admission is by silver collection.
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
Presented by High Country Chorale. With refreshments following the concert and door prizes. ... Learn More
Cost: Admission by donation.
Friday, May 25th, 2018
Joseph Fernando, a mechanical engineer and PhD student, is also a brilliant classical pianist and rock musician. Cla ... Learn More
Cost: Suggested donation, $10.
Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
Presented by Sparq Productions. Showcasing circus acts, hip hop, Bollywood, collaborative pieces, tribal belly dancing, ... Learn More
Cost: $42.
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Show exhibiting art and interior design elements for home decor. Featuring fine art by local artists, and handmade furni ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Presented by Quest Theatre. Two girls, one Indigenous and the other non-Indigenous, notice their differences and wond ... Learn More
Cost: $15 - $18.
Saturday, June 16th, 2018
Ballet in three acts presented by Jeunesse Classique Ballet. ... Learn More
Cost: $25 - $40.
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018 to Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Johanna Sillanpaa performs thoughtful jazz you can dig your heels into. ... Learn More
Cost: $10.
Thursday, May 24th, 2018
Free day of sport discovery for children and youth aged six to 17. Children can sign up to attend up to two sport-discov ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 16th, 2018
Featuring artwork representing the talent and diversity of the Leighton Art Centre's artist membership. Opening recep ... Learn More
Cost: Pay-what-you-can.
Saturday, April 21st, 2018 to Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Talk presented by Dale Leckie, award-winning geologist and best-selling author. Join Leckie Ph.D., P.Geol. as he guid ... Learn More
Cost: $5.
Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
Celebrate spring and 130 years of history at First Baptist Church. Featuring choirs, handbells and the Casavant Frér ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
Presented by Rosebud Theatre. The musical story of a coat, the dreams it inspires, and Joseph’s unexpected journey ... Learn More
Cost: $54 - $84.
Friday, June 1st, 2018 to Saturday, September 1st, 2018
In support of Big Brothers Big Sisters, Calgary and Area. Focus on your short game without the pressure of a long dri ... Learn More
Cost: $50.
Friday, June 8th, 2018
Outdoor market featuring local vendors who make it, bake it, and grow it. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
The request line is an all-request evening. Any song from MBF's time playing music over the last ten years is fair game. ... Learn More
Cost: $30.
Friday, June 8th, 2018
By hand and local business spring market. There will be a donation bin for the Veterans Food Bank. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 2nd, 2018
Featuring purveyed farmhouse finds and salvage, upcycled home decor, maker-made jewelry, gifts and one of a kind artist ... Learn More
Cost: $4.
Friday, June 15th, 2018 to Saturday, June 16th, 2018
Originating from Zen Buddhism, the term koan refers to a paradoxical anecdote or riddle used to demonstrate the inadequa ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 12th, 2018 to Saturday, June 23rd, 2018
Presented by International Ave and Major Minor Music Project. Featuring over 60 bands on six blocks of International Ave ... Learn More
Cost: $25.
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Benefit concert and silent auction featuring a double bill of music from Magnolia Buckskin and Horizon Ridge. All-age ... Learn More
Cost: $30.
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Weekly for dancers of all ages and abilities. No experience required. The rehearsals will help you prepare to shine in a ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, April 21st, 2018 to Saturday, June 9th, 2018
Presented by Friends of Fish Creek. Alberta Environment and Parks park ecologist John Paczkowski will first present on t ... Learn More
Cost: $5.
Thursday, May 24th, 2018
Presented by Friends of Fish Creek. Eight-week program. A gentle, accessible, guided walk through nature for those deali ... Learn More
Cost: $25.
Tuesday, May 8th, 2018 to Thursday, June 28th, 2018
In Hot Mess, fluorescent pink light radiates with deceptive openness while an unstoppable leak threatens to affirm the u ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, April 6th, 2018 to Thursday, May 31st, 2018
From the Easel is a collective of artists who have met and come together under the artistic direction of  Loretta Seco ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Vendors selling vintage items, clothing, oil and gas, antiques, furniture, upcycled, mid-century modern, reclaimed, jewe ... Learn More
Friday, May 25th, 2018 to Saturday, May 26th, 2018
Walk to raise funds to support your brain tumour community. These funds go towards life-changing research, support progr ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, June 3rd, 2018
Presented by Instrumental Society of Calgary. This concert features music of Johannes Brahms, a composer who offers g ... Learn More
Cost: $20 - $25.
Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Sentience, an exhibition featuring works by Camrose Ducote and Linda Nardelli, invites you to consider and experience ar ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, May 24th, 2018 to Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
Best known for his work blending painting and photography, Petterson exposes the breakdown of traditional distinctions b ... Learn More
Cost: free
Thursday, May 3rd, 2018 to Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
Presented by Calgary Jazz Orchestra. Featuring the Wonderment Suite, an original composition by Johnny Summers compo ... Learn More
Cost: $21 - $35.
Sunday, June 17th, 2018
Traveling exhibition developed by the Canadian War Museum containing 53 works by 40 of Canada’s best-known artists inc ... Learn More
Cost: $15.
Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 to Sunday, May 27th, 2018
Interactive experience housing one of the world's largest whale collections from the National Museum of New Zealand Te P ... Learn More
Cost: Included with admission.
Saturday, January 20th, 2018 to Wednesday, June 20th, 2018
Presented by Nose Creek Players. Roald Dahl tells the story of a lonesome orphan boy who finally finds a place to gr ... Learn More
Cost: $12.
Thursday, May 24th, 2018 to Saturday, May 26th, 2018