Major Attractions

Here’s our list of Calgary’s main attractions: those special places that make Calgary unique and your first stop when friends and family are visiting from out of town.

Bow Habitat Station Fish Hatchery (Family Fun Calgary)
Find Fishy Fun at Bow Habitat Station with the Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery

What does it take to raise over 1.5 million trout each year?! You can find out at the Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery at Bow Habitat Station. Fish Feedings Fish feedings at the indoor pond are fun for all ages, from little ones to grandparents. Come with the family, enjoy a unique
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Studio Bell Free (Family Fun Calgary)
STUDIO BELL TEMPORARILY CLOSED Weekends Bring You FREE Admission at Studio Bell! (Extended Holiday Hours!)

The National Music Centre celebrated reopening with FREE admission, courtesy of ATB, on weekends. Download your free admission coupon HERE. Harness the power of music and enjoy a safe, self-guided experience that takes you through the story of music in Canada, awe-striking architecture inspired by our local landscape, and rotating roaming performances. The National
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Calaway Park (Family Fun Calgary)
Calaway Park is Western Canada’s Largest Amusement Park!

It’s About Family Fun Calaway Park is Western Canada’s Largest Outdoor Family Amusement Park. The park spans 160 acres (operating on 90 acres) and has a collection of 34 rides! Featuring numerous attractions, rides for the thrill- seekers and top-notch live entertainment. Calaway is fun for the whole family! […]

Calgary Zoo (Family Fun Calgary)
Dinosaurs Are Awakening! The Prehistoric Park Opens at the Calgary Zoo

The Calgary Zoo is welcoming live dinosaurs back to the Prehistoric Park! Okay, they’re animatronic dinosaurs, but that means you can see for yourself what Alberta might have looked like when dinosaurs reigned supreme and travel back to prehistoric times with life-sized dinosaur models around every turn. Dinosaurs: Awakened at the
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WinSport Bike Park (Family Fun Calgary)
WinSport Bike Park

WinSport has loads of great activities, winter or summer. In the summer of 2019, they built a bike park to allow riders of all levels to practice and develop their skills and abilities. The goal is to give guests the confidence and skill to progress to the downhill trails at
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Butterfield Acres (Family Fun Calgary)
Experience Butterfield Acres: It’s Farm Fun From Spring Easter Hunts to Fall Pumpkins

Butterfield Acres is a petting zoo or hands-on farm for kids and families but entertaining for all ages. It is a unique and fun farm experience. […]

Heritage Park Midway (Family Fun Calgary)
Heritage Park Historical Village Beautifully Depicts “How the West Was Once”

Ride an authentic steam train, cruise on Calgary’s only paddlewheeler and tour the park on a horse-drawn wagon. Heritage Park brings history to life like never before, with lively costumed interpreters, historic building and a huge collection of working antiques and artifacts. […]

Bow Habitat Learn to Fish Clinics (Family Fun Calgary)
Bow Habitat Station Trout Pond is Open For Catch-and-Release Fishing!

The Bow Habitat Station’s Kids Can Catch Trout Pond is open for the season, starting on May 1, 2021! This pond is stocked with rainbow trout raised in the fish hatchery for you to catch and release. Please note that bait is not allowed and barbless hooks are required. Please
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Granary Road - Frog Pond (Family Fun Calgary)
Granary Road Public Market and Active Learning Park

Granary Road is opening for the season on April 30, 2021! You can enjoy active, outside adventures and pick up your spring supplies at the Garden Centre and Market. They are offering a day pass to the huge Play and Learn Park for only $13 and under 3 is free.
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Calgary Zoo Bugtopia (Family Fun Calgary)
There’s a New Playground in Town: Bugtopia at the Calgary Zoo

If you have little bug lovers in your house, and even if you don’t, you’ll definitely want to check out the new playground in the Canadian Wilds at the Calgary Zoo. It’s Bugtopia, a nature-inspired, interactive play area that’s all about Alberta bugs and it opens on June 26, 2020!
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