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Park Kite Flying (Family Fun Calgary)
New Places to Visit in Calgary: Parks and Outdoor Spaces You Won’t Want to Miss

I have never appreciated going outside as much as I have since the pandemic began. Calgarians have always embraced the outdoors and thrived on outdoor activities and with all the chaos and confusion in this weird new world, this is more true than ever. We’ve been able to stay active,
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101 Things to do at Home (Family Fun Calgary)
101 Things to Do at Home to Survive During Self-Isolation

As we all adjust to our ‘new normal’, with children at home – many of whom are too young to understand much of what’s happening – we all strive to find normalcy in our daily routine. We have compiled our ‘101 Things To Do at Home’ – a list of
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Birthday Party Guide (Family Fun Calgary)
Balloons, Cake, Presents . . . and the Idea Guide to an Unforgettable Birthday Party

Birthday parties are a highlight for kids, but they can be a lot of work for the parents! Between sorting out food and presents, it can be a challenge to come up with fun ideas your kids will love for a memorable birthday party. But you also want something that won’t
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Snowshoeing and Cross-Country Skiing (Family Fun Calgary)
Snowshoeing and Cross-country Skiing In & Around Calgary

Ah, winter in Calgary – cold and snowy. Perfect for snowshoeing and cross-country skiing. Unless it’s not, of course, because the only thing that’s sure in this city is the capricious nature of our winter weather, and most of us love the comparatively balmy Chinook winds! Whether or not we
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Ski Deals (Family Fun Calgary)
Make the Most of Your Family’s Time on the Hill: Ski/Snowboard Money-Saving Deals

When you live in a place as wintery and as well-situated as Calgary, it makes sense to embrace alpine winter sports like skiing and snowboarding. But the cost of outfitting a family can really add up – and you don’t always want to do the same runs at the same hill.
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Where to toboggan, sled and snow tube in and around Calgary - presented by Boiron Canada (Family Fun Calgary)
Playing in the Snow: Best Places to Toboggan, Sled and Tube In & Around Calgary

Tobogganing, sledding, and snow tubing are fun and active outdoor winter pursuits that many families love to partake in. It’s a family activity that everyone can enjoy, whether you like a peaceful slide or you like the wind in your face. Here’s where to satisfy your need for speed on
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Christmas Letter (Family Fun Calgary)
2019 Christmas Letter Re-Run (Because We Don’t Talk About 2020): Choose Your Own Perspective

Tis the season of Christmas letters. Doesn’t it feel good to read about everyone’s delightful year?! In the spirit of transparency, here’s a real Christmas letter to go with the one family picture where everyone is fully clothed and pretending to like each other. But don’t worry, if you happen
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Christmas Light Displays (Family Fun Calgary)
Shiny, Sparkly, Sublime: A Roundup of Calgary’s Best Christmas Light Displays!

Here are some of the best and the brightest (pun intended) Christmas light displays in Calgary and surrounding areas.[…]

Sunridge Shopping Centre Christmas (Family Fun Calgary)
Christmas Fun and Convenient Shopping at Sunridge Shopping Centre

Christmas is quickly approaching and Sunridge Shopping Centre knows that a happy holiday is a safe holiday this year! Your holiday traditions might need to be tweaked for 2020, but we know you’re still looking for a little magic. With decorating, treats, and gifts, plus a little creative holiday fun, make a
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Christmas Event Guide (Family Fun Calgary)
Magic, Wonder, and Old-Fashioned Family Fun: Your Ultimate Guide to Christmas Events in Calgary

Sponsored by APEGA Holiday gift guide I’m hopelessly sentimental when it comes to Christmas. I love the sparkling lights, the glittering decorations on my Christmas tree, and the warmth of light spilling out neighbours’ windows. I love Christmas music and I start playing it as early as I can. I love
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