Family Fun Calgary has been a resource for family-friendly events in Calgary for many years. In an effort to continue to provide event-based, family-friendly information to our readers, we have created this article to share updates on the cancellation of Calgary events due to COVID-19. Please note we will update this list as quickly as possible. Family Fun Calgary does not organize any events, as such we aren’t responsible for the cancellation of any events, but we will do our utmost to keep our readers informed. If you are aware of any coronavirus-related event cancellations that are not listed below, please let us know (email@example.com).
This list is not exhaustive, so please check with the venue before heading out.
COVID-19 in Calgary: What Your Family Needs to Know
- Effective immediately, student attendance at schools is prohibited.
- Post-secondary classes are cancelled. Campuses will remain open.
- All licensed child care facilities, out-of-school care programs and preschool programs are closed indefinitely.
- All long-term care and other continuing care facilities are advised to limit visitation to essential visitors only.
- Places of worship are no longer exempt from restrictions on mass gatherings.
- Events with more than 250 attendees. This includes large sporting events, conferences and community events.
It does not include grocery stores, airports or shopping centres
- Events with more than 50 attendees and expects to have international participants or involves critical infrastructure staff, seniors, or other high-risk populations
Besides essential services, assume most things in Calgary, including play structures, are closed.
Mastermind Toys is closed.
MEC stores are closed.
Ikea is closed.
Boston Pizza Dining Room is closed.
Montana’s Dining Room is closed.
Toys R Us stores are closed.
Ricki’s stores are closed.
Indigo/Chapters stores are closed.
Norquay and Sunshine are closed.
B-Line is closed.
Lindt Chocolate stores are closed.
McDonalds’ dining rooms are closed.
WinSport is closed.
Indoor seating at Tim Hortons and Starbucks is closed.
The Calgary Zoo is closed.
Smaland at IKEA is closed.
Laser Quest is closed.
Ski hills Nakiska, Fernie, Kimberley and Kicking Horse will be closed.
Calgary Tower is closed.
Studio Bell is closed.
News here: www.calgaryherald.com
Repsol Sport Centre is closed.
Vivo for Healthier Generations is closed.
Genesis Centre is closed.
Trico Centre is closed.
All Calgary Recreation facilities are closed.
All YMCA Calgary facilities are closed.
The Calgary Public Library is closed.
Bow Habitat Centre is closed.
For more information visit: www.alberta.ca/coronavirus
Stay tuned! We will endeavour to keep you and your family in the loop as this situation unfolds.
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Although we do our best to provide you with accurate information, all event details are subject to change. Please contact the facility to avoid disappointment.