Family Friendly

Family Friendly

Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3; Friday, June 30 and Saturday, July 1; Friday, July 28 and Saturday, July 29; Friday ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 to Saturday, August 26th, 2017
Presented by Tangled Tree Artworks and Events. Find products, services, special event ideas and party rentals, apparel a ... Learn More
Cost: $2; children, free.
Sunday, June 25th, 2017
Presented by Tangled Tree Artworks and Events. Featuring vintage pieces, upcycled household decor items, chalk paint pro ... Learn More
Cost: $2; children, free.
Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Presented by Calgary Home Business Show. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 24th, 2017 to Sunday, June 25th, 2017
Presented by the Flute Club of Calgary. Fundraiser for the Canadian Red Cross International Disaster Relief Fund. Fea ... Learn More
Cost: Admission by donation.
Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Two shows: 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. Stevens is a 17-year-old emerging singer-songwriter releasing her debut album, Handmade ... Learn More
Cost: At the door, $20 (includes copy of the CD).
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Presented by Timepoint Ensemble. Doors, 7:30 p.m.; show, 8 p.m. ... Learn More
Cost: $20.
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
New pieces depicting life and movement of fast pace city streets by Roberge, a French Canadian artist who has an amazing ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 20th, 2017 to Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Works collected by Thomas Webster and his brother John over 50 years. Featuring works by Osuitok Ipeelee, Kiawak Ashoona ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Monday, May 15th, 2017 to Saturday, September 30th, 2017
Featuring art in many media including paintings, fibre art, metal art, woodcrafts and gourds. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 to Sunday, June 11th, 2017
First Thursday of every month. Hands-on art class for parents, guardians and their little ones, aged two to five. Fr ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 1st, 2017
Fridays, June 2, July 7, and Aug. 4. Have baby-friendly fun while discussing and questioning the current exhibitions ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 to Friday, August 4th, 2017
Join Jason de Haan, Miruna Dragan, and Pranav Behari in conversation as they share a number of experiences, overlapping ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
de Haan will lead a tour and talk through his exhibition Oh for eyes! At night we dream of eyes! providing insight into ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 9th, 2017
In conjunction with the exhibition Night Comes On, Dutton will discuss her work and its relationship to notions of urban ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, May 28th, 2017
Immersive experience to demonstrate how technology will soon make our lives safer, healthier and more efficient than eve ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, May 25th, 2017 to Thursday, June 1st, 2017
Presented by Canada's National Ballet School. Celbrate Canada's 150th with the nation's biggest dance party. Featuring ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 2nd, 2017
Saturdays in June, July and August; Thursdays in July and August. Learn the tips and tools you need to fish in Albert ... Learn More
Cost: $20.
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 to Thursday, August 31st, 2017
Featuring live music and performances, free barbecue (while supplies last), family-friendly activities and an explosive ... Learn More
Cost: Admission by donation.
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
One day show and sale with work by 30 local artists. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
three animations addressing themes of still-life and vanitas, Limonade, Lily and Troisième. Together, they explore the ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 to Saturday, July 15th, 2017
Multidisciplinary installation featuring vocal incantation, drone, and repeating patterns in text and textile. Informed ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 to Saturday, July 15th, 2017
Presented by The Adult Recreational Choir Society. Tribute to Canada's 150th anniversary and ARCS's 15th anniversary wit ... Learn More
Cost: $27.60 - $34.39.
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 to Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Dinner or drinks with jazz served up by Deb Rasmussen (vocals) and Andrea Petrity (piano). ... Learn More
Cost: $10.
Thursday, June 8th, 2017
Every second Sunday during brunch hours (11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.; performance from noon to 2 p.m.). Live Music Brunch featu ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, May 28th, 2017
O'Rourke is releasing his debut CD, Sketches from the Road, through Chronograph Records. With Andre Wickenheiser (tr ... Learn More
Cost: $20.
Sunday, May 28th, 2017
Presented by Go RVing Canada and the Canadian Camping and RV Council. Discounted campsite rates with special events incl ... Learn More
Tuesday, May 23rd, 2017 to Sunday, May 28th, 2017
Seven-day festival of events that promote empathy, human connection, and the recognition of our shared humanity. Empathy ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 1st, 2017 to Wednesday, June 7th, 2017
Presented by Kronos Triathlon Club. Swim, bike and running race in a safe and fun environment for ages four to 19. First ... Learn More
Cost: $50 - $60.
Sunday, June 18th, 2017
Presented by Calgary Jazz Orchestra. Featuring Johnny Summers on vocals and Egor Ukoloff on piano. ... Learn More
Cost: $25 - $30; students, $15 - $20.
Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Presented by the Mountain View Connection Concert Series. An evening of theatre and chamber music that delves into the l ... Learn More
Cost: $40; students/seniors, $30; children 12 and under, free.
Sunday, June 4th, 2017 to Monday, June 5th, 2017
Presented by Calgary Civic Symphony. Musical collaboration with Cowtown Opera featuring The Magic Flute, Cosi Fan Tutte, ... Learn More
Cost: $25; senior/students, $18; children six and under, free.
Sunday, June 4th, 2017
In celebration of Canada 150, John Vickers has illustrated one poster for each of Canada’s national parks. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Wednesday, June 7th, 2017 to Monday, June 19th, 2017
Presented by Luminous Voices. Featuring madrigals by Carlo Gesualdo and Claudio Monteverdi, Britten’s “Gloriana ... Learn More
Cost: $35; seniors, $30; students, $25.
Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Celebrating local comic creators with workshops, panels and more. ... Learn More
Cost: $5; children under 12, free.
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Hosted by the Breaking Free Foundation. Victor Walk follows Calgary Flames legend, Theo Fleury and his team on the inaug ... Learn More
Cost: $42 - $150.
Friday, June 2nd, 2017
Opening reception Saturday, June 3, 2-5 p.m. Tuesday to Thursday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 1st, 2017 to Sunday, June 18th, 2017
Mixing the art of cartography, abominable snowmen and colourful painted works, this mixed medium display is aimed to eng ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Friday, April 7th, 2017 to Monday, June 19th, 2017
Savard allows herself to paint freely, using her instincts to select colour and organize brushstrokes. Only until the en ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Tuesday, May 9th, 2017 to Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Try out lawn bowling with members of the Calgary Lawn Bowling Club. Bring soft-soled, heelless shoes. Ages eight-plus. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
For a parent and up to two children aged six to 12 to learn cooking techniques and have fun making a healthy meal to sha ... Learn More
Cost: $59.40
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Betty's Run for ALS celebrates, promotes and channels hope for those affected with ALS, their families and their friends ... Learn More
Cost: Before May 31, $30; after, $35.
Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Fenton's paintings capture the light, atmosphere, and sentimentality of the natural world. Opening reception Saturday ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 13th, 2017 to Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Presented by Betzalel Arts. Series of grid paintings in mixed media by Vivian Herman. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Monday, June 5th, 2017 to Friday, June 23rd, 2017
1K and 5K walks to raise funds for The Arthritis Society. Registration, 9 a.m.; walk, 10 a.m. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Presented by The Leighton Art Centre. Over 1,200 original works of art and fine craft with live music, artist demonstrat ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017 to Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Presented by Disability Action Hall. A celebration of disability pride and culture in Alberta with drumming, a picnic, s ... Learn More
Cost: $4.
Friday, June 2nd, 2017
In 2017, University of Calgary Alumna and printmaker Helen Mackie gifted Nickle Galleries one of every print series she ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 8th, 2017 to Friday, July 28th, 2017
Selection of recent donations and purchases, and promises of stories to come. Organized from the collection of Nickle ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 8th, 2017 to Friday, August 18th, 2017
Presented by Ember Dance Company. Dance film by filmmaker Matt McKinney, artistic director Corinne Vessey, and writer Er ... Learn More
Cost: $25.
Saturday, May 27th, 2017 to Sunday, May 28th, 2017
Family friendly activities including building your own glider, viewing the inside of airplanes, helicopter city tours (f ... Learn More
Cost: $12.
Saturday, June 17th, 2017 to Sunday, June 18th, 2017
Presented by the Watoto Children's Choir. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Presented by New West Symphony & Chorus. Classic music from Phantom of the Opera, Fiddler on the Roof, The Pirates of Pe ... Learn More
Cost: $20 - $25
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 to Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Wilcox’s new work uses the ziggurat as the starting point for formal investigation. Borrowing from the terraced step p ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 13th, 2017 to Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Woodfin’s oil paintings of carefully rendered creatures are a contemplative exploration of the animal world. Openi ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 13th, 2017 to Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Riggall’s photographs are both documentary and aesthetically stunning renderings of Rocky Mountain life and landscape. ... Learn More
Saturday, April 8th, 2017 to Sunday, June 11th, 2017
The Great Divide Ski Traverse from Jasper to West Louise Lodge has challenged many top alpinists. Canadian artist John H ... Learn More
Saturday, April 8th, 2017 to Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Musical group featuring songwriters Gordon Light and Ian Macdonald, composers of popular hymns Draw The Circle Wide, She ... Learn More
Cost: $20.
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Dinner/concert celebration of the Calgary Crescendo Choir's 20th Anniversary with a salute to Canada 150. With Tony Rin ... Learn More
Cost: $50.
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Fundraising event for the Canadian Cancer Society that challenges individuals, their family and friends, and community t ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 to Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Presented by Jeunesse Classique Ballet. The mysterious and diabolical inventor Doctor Coppelius has created a life sized ... Learn More
Cost: $35; students, $20.
Friday, June 2nd, 2017 to Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Earth, Wind, & Sky began as time spent contemplating the huge expanse of open sky during Calvez’s long drives arou ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, April 8th, 2017 to Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
An immersive, dream-like environment that visitors can walk though. McCavour explores embroidery’s duality—its subtl ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, April 8th, 2017 to Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Watch re-enactments and demonstrations, Viking raids, medieval duels, gladiatorial combat, musketry and cannonades. Inte ... Learn More
Cost: Child, $2; adult, $5; car (max five people), $10.
Saturday, June 10th, 2017 to Sunday, June 11th, 2017
2K, 5K and 8K walks to raise money for MS research happening in Canada. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Sunday, June 11th, 2017
A series of paintings of grain elevators by Hine, who was raised in the shadows of them. ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, May 6th, 2017 to Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
Presented by Sparq Productions. Showcasing the dances of Chinese folk, hip-hop, Bollywood, aerialists, contemporary, bel ... Learn More
Cost: $39.99
Sunday, June 11th, 2017
Paintings and drawings in oil, acrylic, watercolor and other media to enjoy and purchase from over a dozen local Calgary ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Coins of Jesus highlights the Judeo-Christian coinage in the Numismatics Collection of Nickle Galleries, covering a uniq ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, April 13th, 2017 to Friday, August 18th, 2017
Bringing together teachers of yoga, meditation and mindfulness from Banff and beyond. Friday, 1-11 p.m.; Saturday, 8 ... Learn More
Cost: Single days, $78 - $128; weekend passes, $218 - $258.
Friday, May 26th, 2017 to Sunday, May 28th, 2017
Presented by The Calgary Wildlife Rehabilitation Society and Alberta Wilderness Association. Expert staff will provide ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 8th, 2017
Featuring Argentinian high wire, the aerial motor cycle cyclone, acrobatic strap and silk act, Zerbini liberty horses, h ... Learn More
Cost: $25.
Friday, May 26th, 2017 to Sunday, June 4th, 2017
Create tasty and nutritious meals to develop lifelong healthy eating habits. This series of six classes covers the spect ... Learn More
Cost: $275.40
Tuesday, May 16th, 2017 to Tuesday, June 20th, 2017
One-day only shopping event with 30 vendors showcasing clothing, jewellery, beauty and wellness. Canadian Blood Services ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Presented by Calgary Rock and Alpine Garden Society. Jiri Papousek, a notable alpine and rock gardener from Czech Republ ... Learn More
Cost: Non-members, $10
Thursday, June 15th, 2017
Walk, sprint or jog distances between 2.5 km and 5 km. Funds raised support Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada program ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 3rd, 2017
Part of the My Sporting Life, Our Canada Speaking Series. Matt Mosteller is the founder of popular ski and outdoor b ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Discover over 250 bands, comedy film and art in more than 35 venues across the city. Featuring guest curator Flying Lotu ... Learn More
Cost: $35 - $385
Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 to Sunday, June 25th, 2017
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Cost: Free Event
Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Poole's paintings, drawings, and prints question life and art at the end/beginning of the Millennium through diverse sub ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, June 1st, 2017 to Wednesday, June 21st, 2017
Presented by Soulocentric Performing Arts Society. Classical and contemporary dance, and visual storytelling for three- ... Learn More
Cost: $17
Wednesday, May 24th, 2017 to Sunday, May 28th, 2017
“When painting, I concern myself with colour relationships, compositional structures and the physicality of the paint, ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, May 11th, 2017 to Wednesday, May 31st, 2017
Gathering of Alberta artisans, designers, makers and curators of vintage inspired to rustic farmhouse fresh designs. Inc ... Learn More
Cost: $4; children under 12, free
Friday, June 16th, 2017 to Saturday, June 17th, 2017
Utopia Factory is a sesquicentennial art exhibition in three parts, each exploring architectural monuments and the urba ... Learn More
Cost: Free Event
Thursday, March 16th, 2017 to Sunday, July 30th, 2017
Presented by Calgary Food Tours. Meet at Rouge restaurant for a food and beverage pairing to start. Learn about our bee ... Learn More
Cost: $115
Friday, May 5th, 2017 to Friday, October 27th, 2017
Presented by Calgary Food Tours. Get the background story of Alberta's seven signature foods after a relaxing Sunday bru ... Learn More
Cost: $45
Sunday, February 19th, 2017 to Sunday, November 26th, 2017
New exhibit of two-dozen maps, photos, artwork and reproductions from Calgary during the 1870s and 1880s, a time of sett ... Learn More
Cost: $5 - $8.50
Friday, February 10th, 2017 to Sunday, May 28th, 2017
Eight-week program for those experiencing grief and loss. Good Grief provides the opportunity to take part in a series o ... Learn More
Cost: $25
Monday, May 8th, 2017 to Monday, June 26th, 2017
Increase your knowledge of fascinating bird species as they return from their wintering grounds and see them in their lo ... Learn More
Cost: $100 for non-members
Monday, April 3rd, 2017 to Sunday, June 18th, 2017
Experience a “career day” at the Starfleet Academy. Test your knowledge and skills to discover what your true rankin ... Learn More
Cost: Adults, $29.95; seniors, $27.95; youth, $25.95; children (3-12), $22.95; children under 3, free
Saturday, February 4th, 2017 to Sunday, June 4th, 2017