Family Friendly

Family Friendly

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Events include comedian James Adomian at Yuk Yuk's, a gay history walk through downtown, movie screenings and the Pride ... Learn More
Thursday, August 21st, 2014 to Sunday, August 31st, 2014
A family-friendly event celebrating the harvest in the Foothills. Includes an open-hive demonstration, honey extraction, ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $12 per venue
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
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Annual Caribbean festival and carnival featuring a parade, music, Caribbean food and an arts and crafts market. Parade, ... Learn More
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
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For three moonless nights, the observatory is open to the public for late night observing. Event is outdoors, so dress f ... Learn More
Cost: By donation
Thursday, August 28th, 2014 to Saturday, August 30th, 2014
Sketches and paintings by Peter and Catharine Whyte. ... Learn More
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014 to Sunday, November 23rd, 2014
Featuring performances by top dancers, door crasher prizes and a free registration prize for everyone that registers. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Monday, August 25th, 2014
Celebrate 4Cats' second birthday at a studio open house. Try your hand at polymer clay, silk-screening, sculpting clay a ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, August 29th, 2014
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A family bike ride that kicks off a week of the Tour of Alberta professional bicycle racing in Alberta. Meet and ride wi ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $25
Monday, September 1st, 2014
A three-day, 100 kilometre walk from Kananaskis Country to Calgary. Register to be a marcher or a crew member online, or ... Learn More
Cost: $75 Registration Fee
Friday, September 5th, 2014 to Sunday, September 7th, 2014
With guest editor Micheline Maylor.   ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, September 7th, 2014
Opening reception on Friday, Sept. 12 from 7-9 p.m. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, September 12th, 2014 to Saturday, November 8th, 2014
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An installation piece by Calgary-based interdisciplinary artist Shyra De Souza. The piece as a whole resembles a myth ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, September 12th, 2014 to Saturday, November 8th, 2014
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Cost: Free Event
Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014
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The Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival blasts off at Elliston Park. Aug. 14: Japan Aug. 16: Thailand ... Learn More
Cost: $20; children under 5 are free
Thursday, August 14th, 2014 to Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
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Two days of jaw-dropping stunts and car-crushing action featuring Calgary native Cam McQueen, who returns to his home tu ... Learn More
Cost: $15 - $90
Saturday, September 13th, 2014 to Sunday, September 14th, 2014
Give belly dancing a try, have some laughs and donate to a good cause. Admission by donation Calgary Women's Emergency S ... Learn More
Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
Presented by the Calgary Disc Doggers. Featuring novice 20-minute throwing session with no dog and then one round of tos ... Learn More
Saturday, August 30th, 2014 to Sunday, August 31st, 2014
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A family event for the two and the four legged creatures. Activities include: doggy beauty parlour, dog-art, ask a vet, ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, August 24th, 2014
CalSpread out your picnic blanket and soak up the sunshine while enjoying chamber music in the heart of the city. This f ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, September 7th, 2014
A whole new audience met this talented French pianist when he appeared in Michael Haneke's Oscar-winning film Amour and ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $65
Saturday, September 6th, 2014
Discover the Great War's impact on the music of the last century. Alex Ross music critic for The New Yorker joins vetera ... Learn More
Saturday, September 6th, 2014
Meet two of Europe's most dynamic artists on the rise in this exploration of music in response to the Great War. ... Learn More
Cost: $10 - $55
Friday, September 5th, 2014
Join Dundurn author Ted Barris for a captivating presentation on his bestselling book, The Great Escape: A Canadian Stor ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Monday, August 25th, 2014
Raise awareness and funds for Wellspring Calgary while enjoying drumming, yoga, tai chi, dance, exercise or expressive a ... Learn More
Cost: Youth (12-17 years old), $15; adults, $40
Sunday, September 14th, 2014
Didsbury comes alive with all that is arts and culture in our region, including dancers, storytellers, musicians and son ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, September 12th, 2014 to Sunday, September 14th, 2014
CCCFA member Neuczki Mathurin backpacked for three months in 2013 through China. Hear about her adventures through throu ... Learn More
Cost: $20 members; $23 non-members; $10 childen under 10
Monday, August 25th, 2014
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Celebrate our bright blue skies with new works that have arrived by gallery artists, including Joice M Hall, Jim Stokes, ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, August 8th, 2014 to Wednesday, August 27th, 2014
Calgary is a city filled with creative individuals, ranging from artists to engineers and everyone in between. Enjoy a f ... Learn More
Cost: Free with general admission
Saturday, September 6th, 2014 to Sunday, September 7th, 2014
A delicious and nutritious way to spend time with your kids. For a parent and up to two children aged 9+ years old to le ... Learn More
Cost: $42
Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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Hear Yousaf Chaman from Pakistan, Director of Bunyaad Rugs, talk about how oriental rugs are made and the difference fai ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, September 12th, 2014
Worship His Majesty (WHM) is a quarterly, non-denominational praise and worship event that brings worshipers together fr ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, August 22nd, 2014
Festival celebrating Latino culture with a weekend of live bands, dancing, a food fair, art market and beer gardens. ... Learn More
Cost: $35 for a weekend pass
Friday, August 22nd, 2014 to Sunday, August 24th, 2014
Presented by the Calgary Cat Association. A cat show is a judged event where the owners of cats compete to win titles ... Learn More
Cost: Adults, $5; children 12 and under, $12; seniors, $3
Saturday, September 13th, 2014 to Sunday, September 14th, 2014
Westbrook Mall is having its 50th birthday party! Enjoy a free pancake breakfast with the Stampede Caravan from 10 am un ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, August 24th, 2014
The 24th Annual Pride Calgary Parade kicks off at noon on Stephen Ave., featuring hundreds of colourful floats rolling p ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Presented by the Tiny Gallery. Opening reception Saturday, Aug. 9, 1-5 p.m. All-ages. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, August 3rd, 2014 to Saturday, October 4th, 2014
Want to get your hands on cool digital tools, or find out what you can make a computer do using unusual sensors? If you' ... Learn More
Cost: $20; gold, Ignite or charter member, $18
Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Want to get your hands on cool digital tools, or find out what you can make a computer do using unusual sensors? If you' ... Learn More
Cost: $20; gold, Ignite or charter member, $18
Sunday, August 24th, 2014
While designing armour is no easy feat, designing the only armour elegantly scaled to fit mice is a rather astounding ac ... Learn More
Cost: Adult, $19.95; senior (65-plus), $17.95; youth (age 13 to 17), $15.95; child (age three to 12), $12.95; children under three, free.
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
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Canadian jazz award-nominated twosome also featuring bassist Kodi Hutchinson and drummer Tyler Hornby. Reservations reco ... Learn More
Cost: $15
Friday, August 22nd, 2014
Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The Luxton House in Banff was built circa 1905 and was home to Banff's Luxton family for ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, July 5th, 2014 to Sunday, September 28th, 2014
A young province’s march to war is explored through artefacts and important works of art, from training to the trenche ... Learn More
Cost: General admission $10
Monday, July 28th, 2014 to Monday, December 15th, 2014
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Photographer and filmmaker Tomas Rafa shows the ongoing Ukrainian unrest that originated with the help of social media i ... Learn More
Cost: General admission $10
Monday, July 28th, 2014 to Monday, December 15th, 2014
Whatcha Got, Calgary? is Calgary's first film directed by Calgary. A feature-length anthology, it features 20 different ... Learn More
Friday, September 5th, 2014
An annual fundraising event which raises money to support the work the YWCA of Calgary does to break the cycle of family ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, September 18th, 2014
Run or walk 5 or 10 km in beautiful Springbank (just south of Calaway Park). Includes shirt, water stations and pancake ... Learn More
Cost: $35 per adult, $25 for youth, $75 for family registration
Saturday, September 6th, 2014
Old Tyme Fall Fair with a vendor market, horticulture show, live entertainment, ball hockey tournament, fun run, food tr ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, September 6th, 2014
Frontiers is a preview of concrete artist Matt Heide's upcoming ACC Discovery Gallery solo exhibition Frontiers: Casting ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, July 4th, 2014 to Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Commemorate the life of Canadian hero Terry Fox and raise money for cancer research at the annual Terry Fox Run. This fa ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, September 14th, 2014
A group of superheroes will face their fears and rappel 30 stories down Sun Life Plaza to the streets of downtown Calgar ... Learn More
Thursday, September 4th, 2014
New works by Kiitokii. Opening reception Friday, July 4, 6-9 p.m. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, July 4th, 2014 to Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Walk, wheel, roll or run at the Calgary Walk for Muscular Dysrophy, and help raise money and awareness for Muscular Dyst ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, September 13th, 2014
Lougheed House gives you prairie food history as seen through rare cookbooks and domestic manuals from the past 100 year ... Learn More
Cost: Adults, $8.50; seniors and students, $6.50; kids (6-12), $5; family, $25
Wednesday, June 25th, 2014 to Sunday, October 5th, 2014
Eighty minutes of lively, thought-provoking ideas on the state of philanthropy, how we're doing it wrong, how it can cha ... Learn More
Cost: $25; students, $15
Tuesday, September 16th, 2014
In support of Telus Spark. Runners will be rewarded with deliciously sweet cupcakes, mini manicures and Urban Venus spa ... Learn More
Cost: Visit website for registration costs
Sunday, September 14th, 2014
Take a break from the busy summer season with a guided meditation in Fish Creek Provincial Park with volunteer instruct ... Learn More
Cost: 10
Tuesday, June 10th, 2014 to Tuesday, September 9th, 2014
Relax, revitalize and restore body and mind while connecting with the earth in the beautiful setting of Fish Creek Provi ... Learn More
Cost: $10
Saturday, June 21st, 2014 to Wednesday, September 24th, 2014
Join a crazy science professor for fun experiments that will impress your family and friends. Learn how to make erupting ... Learn More
Cost: $65 for 7 weeks
Monday, July 7th, 2014 to Monday, August 25th, 2014
Check out the fresh veggies and other local goodies every Thursday from 3-7 p.m. Also enjoy live entertainment and works ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, May 29th, 2014 to Thursday, October 2nd, 2014
Featuring western-themed activities, a chili tasting competition, live music, artists and over a hundred artisans and bo ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, August 30th, 2014
Superhero parade and 1K fun run benefiting children with disabilities. Event also includes a 5K and a 10K run/walk along ... Learn More
Cost: $15 - $35
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
Learn about the ponds, archaeology, animal tracks, birds and wild plants of the park. ... Learn More
Cost: $10
Saturday, May 31st, 2014 to Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Weekend of camping and workshops with experts on health, permaculture and natural living, plus special programs for kids ... Learn More
Cost: Adults, $200; teens, $70; kids, $40
Friday, August 22nd, 2014 to Sunday, August 24th, 2014
Learn about the rich history of Glenbow Ranch, and the wild plants and animals that inhabit this park. ... Learn More
Cost: $20
Monday, May 26th, 2014 to Sunday, August 31st, 2014
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A safe and affirming space for all yogis in our community of diverse genders and identities. Over the summer The Calgary ... Learn More
Cost: By donation
Sunday, June 1st, 2014 to Sunday, August 31st, 2014
Saturdays, June 14 to Oct. 11. Over 150 vendors selling local produce, meat, baking, specialty foods, art and crafts. Al ... Learn More
Cost: $3 per car
Saturday, June 14th, 2014 to Saturday, October 11th, 2014
Local and international charitable organizations gather to showcase their work and connect with the public. Friday, 12-7 ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, September 19th, 2014 to Saturday, September 20th, 2014
In 2002, Alberta artist Gordon Milne was commissioned by the Canadian Sport Centre Calgary to paint a series of large-sc ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 13th, 2014 to Saturday, September 6th, 2014
Presented by Calgary Opera. This lively and colourful production delighted more than 11,000 children this spring as part ... Learn More
Cost: $15
Saturday, August 16th, 2014 to Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
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At this game, the Stampeders and the Calgary Stampeder Alumni Association honour a new class of inductees into the Stamp ... Learn More
Cost: $33 - $110
Saturday, September 13th, 2014
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The Stampeders battle against the Eskimos in one of the biggest games of the season. Kick-off is at 2:30 p.m. ... Learn More
Cost: $33 - $110
Monday, September 1st, 2014
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Most Saturdays until Sept. 6. When he discovered the Cave and Basin in 1883, William McCardell likened it to a scene out ... Learn More
Cost: $7.30
Saturday, May 17th, 2014 to Saturday, September 6th, 2014
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Saturday mornings. Presented by Calgary Food Tours. Sample local products from 10 real ranchers and growers while tourin ... Learn More
Cost: $30
Saturday, May 31st, 2014 to Saturday, October 4th, 2014
Presented by The Museum of the Highwood. Celebrate the centenary of W.O. Mitchell's birth with this exhibit based on the ... Learn More
Cost: Admission by donation
Saturday, March 15th, 2014 to Tuesday, September 30th, 2014
Truckloads of fresh produce are brought in for this charitable event, giving you a chance to stock up on fresh fruits an ... Learn More
Cost: Free with admission to Heritage Park
Saturday, September 6th, 2014 to Sunday, September 7th, 2014
Teams of up to 20 will run from Calgary to Camp Kindle and raise funds in support of the Sears Canada Charitable Foundat ... Learn More
Cost: $50
Saturday, August 23rd, 2014