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This Saturday, make sure to Reel in the fish and rein in the fun and celebrate all things fishing at Bow Habitat Station! As well, there are some children's construction workshops for those who are looking for some hands on building. This weekend is also the last weekend of the Stampede - make your way for some entertaining family activities before Sunday.
We'd love to hear what you have been doing with your families. Make sure to drop us a note by email or on FB as we need your feedback - it encourages us to provide you with the very best activities happening in and around the city.
Have a fabulous week!
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Walk to your local park
All Day
Free All Ages
Thursday The weather is supposed to be sunny and warm. We love outdoor activities - so take the little ones out for a walk or a hike. Fun in the sand, in the grass, on the swings.
All ages
Your neighbourhood park,
Various Location


Fossil Fun Zone at Cross Iron Mills
10:00 - 21:00
Free Ages 6 and under Map It
Enjoy some indoor, interactive play at this fun mall playground. There are soft dinosaur play structures, interactive games and enough area to run in between zones.
Ages 6 years and under
Cross Iron Mills,
261055 CrossIron Blvd, Rocky View T4A 0G3


Rein and Reel at Bow Habitat
10:00 - 16:00
$10 or less All Ages Map It
Saturday Saturday only - reduced admission of $5 per person! Children 4 & under are free. Be sure to arrive early as the first 100 paid youth admissions (ages 5-17) will receive a free youth fishing rod! Inside the Discovery Centre there will stampede-themed crafts, prizes & more! Your admission also includes a trip into the hatchery to feed some hungry Rainbow Trout. Outside, take advantage of Alberta's Family Fishing Weekend at the Trout Pond.
All ages
$5/person, Free for ages 4 and under
Bow Habitat Station,
1440 - 17A Street SE, Calgary T2G 4T9


Build a Minions Scooter
10:00 - 12:00
Free Ages 4-12 Map It
Kids will learn how to build a Minions Scooter using a hammer and glue.
If registration is closed, Lowe's also has a Build and Grow Clinic today to make a planter.
Ages 4 - 12
Home Deport,
Various locations


The Calgary Stampede
11:00 - 24:00
$10 plus
All Ages
Map It
Sunday Last day for The Calgary Stampede! Enjoy the music, food, excitement, education, friendship, and community. There are great things happening for everyone in your family.
All ages
General (13 to 64) $16,
Seniors (65 and over) $8,
Child (7 to 12) $8,
Child (6 and under) Free

Stampede Park,
20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary T2G 2W1


Shakespeare in the Park
All Ages Map It
Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and snacks for the kids. Tons of fun at Prince’s Island Park and watching a play is entertaining for all.
All Ages
Pay what you can
Prince Island's Parks,
698 Eau Claire Ave SW T2P 5N4


Passport to Imagination with Michael's stores
10:00 - 12:00
$5 or less Ages 4 - 12
Monday Join us this summer at Michael's as you learn, craft and explore 7 amazing museums each Monday, Wednesday and Friday 10am - Noon!
Ages 4 - 12
Various Locations



Stay 'n Play
10:00 - 12:00
Free Ages 3-5 and 6-12
Stay n’ Play is a free outdoor drop-in program. Join in the fun with games, crafts and other activities. Children must be accompanied by an adult/guardian who joins in the fun. FREE
Park n’ Play is a free outdoor drop-in program. Join in the fun with games, crafts and other activities. Children will be divided into two age groups where possible (ages 6 to 8 and 9 to 12), with age appropriate activities planned. If participant numbers are low, children will remain together as one large group.
Ages 3-5 and 6-12
The City of Calgary,
Various Locations


Catch up time with friends at Play a Latte
9:00 - 16:00
$10 or less Ages 7 and under Map It
5000 sq ft play area for kids that are toddlers to age 7. Premium coffee and fresh made snacks. FREE WiFi. Bouncy toys for the children, ride-on Thomas the train, RODY horses and climb on structures.
There are some great child friendly cafes near you. Contact us if you would like some help in figuring out which one is closest to you.
Ages 7 years and under
Adults and Children Under 12 months are FREE,
Kids aged 12 months - 3 yrs play for $7.57,
Kids aged 4yrs - 7 yrs play for $9.48,
All ages $5 after 2pm

Play a Latte,
260 Midpark Blvd SE, Calgary T2X 0A1



Calgary Farmers’ Market–Barn Yard Kids Indoor Playground
9:00 - 17:00
Free Ages 6 and under Map It
Thursday We love the market! Take your kids to the market, let them play in the Market Yard Indoor Playground and grab a bite to eat. Some yummy treats and coffee is always great!
Ages 6 years and under
Calgary's Farmers Market,
510 77 Ave SE, Calgary T2H 1C3




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