From Bunnies to Sweets: Your Easter Weekend Guide to Family Fun in Calgary

Calgary Easter Weekend Guide (Family Fun Calgary)

There are lots of Easter activities happening for families over the Easter long weekend. Whatever you’re planning, enjoy your family time and find even more special events here. With the holiday happening late in April this year, it’s easier to get outside, too!

Butterfield Acres Easter (Family Fun Calgary)

Butterfield Acres Easter Hunts

Butterfield Acres’ popular Easter Hunts start on April 13, 2019! Participants help find items that the Easter Bunny needs to make Easter eggs and then receive a treat, as well as a pot of soil and some quick-growing seeds. This event is highly recommended for children 6 and under. Dress your children for the weather and keep in mind that you’ll likely be on the farm for 75 to 120 minutes. Be sure to book in advance on the Butterfield Acres website as the most popular times book up quickly. There are only a few spots left! Read more about it here.


Calgary Zoo Easter (Family Fun Calgary)

Calgary Zoo Easter Eggstravaganza

Hop your little bunnies down to the zoo for the 2019 Easter Eggstravaganza! Kids of all ages can play, explore, create, and learn on April 19 and 20, 2019. This family-friendly fun designed to help you say ‘goodbye’ to winter and ‘hello’ to the warmer weather. Local innovators and entrepreneurs, with delicious treats, fresh produce, and services, make our lives easier and the fabric of our city more vibrant. Some of them are joining in for this year’s Easter Eggstravaganza! Read more about it here.


Easter Marlborough Mall (Family Fun Calgary)Marlborough Mall Easter Fun

Visit Marlborough Mall for some egg-citing Easter activities! Stop by on Saturday, April 20, 2019, from 12 – 6 pm and get a free 4 x 6 picture with the Easter Bunny. While you are there, participate in the Easter Egg Hunt and interact with some adorable barnyard animals (from 10 am – 6 pm) at the Petting Zoo located by the Family Park. Read more about it here.

Westbrook Mall has some similar fun happening on Friday afternoon.


Bass Pro Easter (Family Fun Calgary)Bass Pro Easter Activities

Take part in some free Easter fun at the Bass Pro Shops at CrossIron Mills from April 13 – 21, 2019! There will be special Easter crafts, egg hunts, and free photos with the Easter Bunny. Read more about it here.

Prefer Cabela’s? Head there for the same fun!



Calgary Farmers Market (Family Fun Calgary)Easter at the Calgary Farmers Market

Put a little spring in your step with Easter festivities at the Calgary Farmers Market. Hop on over to the stage and get your picture taken with the Easter Bunny and decorate an Easter cookie*, too. They will be accepting cash or food donations (recommended $5) for the Calgary Food Bank to snap a bunny photo and to ensure no one goes hungry this Easter.

Read more about it here.


Easter Brunch (Family Fun Calgary)Easter Brunch or Dinner

Easter is a special day, during a special time of the year. Why not add one more treat to your day and take your family for a special meal? A number of Calgary restaurants offer buffet Easter Sunday brunch and/or dinner buffets, where you can enjoy a delicious meal, with something that everyone in the family will enjoy, and where you get to skip the prep, cooking and clean up! Read more about it here.


Calgary is a great place for families to enjoy activities together. See what other activities are happening this weekend and be sure to check out our calendar to find more family fun. You can also submit your family-friendly event to us; just fill out our event submission form. Don’t forget to check out the new contests we are running! Happy Easter, Calgary!

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