Rediscover play and celebrate National Play Day with the City’s FREE Play Day event. On August 5, 2020, head to Springbank Hill Community park for some fun. Play lets children explore, create, imagine, and learn in their own way. Adventure Playground: When: August 5, 2020 ...Read More
There are so many wonderful places for children to play in this city!
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This summer it’s time to get out and play. Calgary Recreation has a number of FREE playground programs for the summer of 2020. The Community Nature Adventure Playground program for July and August 2020, is a FREE drop-in program for kids of all ages. ...Read More
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 ...Read More
Kayben Farms’ Sunshine Adventure Park is a refreshing place to take your kids for a delightful day of fun in the sun, about 10 minutes south of the city. [...] ...Read More
May 28, 2020: See HERE for the latest Calgary playground reopening news. I have many fond memories of my childhood summers… long bright days, loads of free time, seemingly endless weeks of freedom from the regular school routine. But now, as a parent, I realize ...Read More
SUMMER 2020: The playground and climbing wall are NOT open. Devonian Gardens is a full hectare of green space located inside The CORE retail mall. Since 1977, Calgarians have flocked to this downtown oasis to take a break, have a bite to eat, and bask ...Read More
Time flies when you’re having fun, and the new accessible playground at Shouldice Park isn’t exactly new anymore. It was past time for us to check out this amazing playground and my big kids were happy to oblige and came with me for a ...Read More
Playground season is in full swing! If anything saved my sanity when I was a young mom, it was heading out to the playground. Sunny? Wear sunscreen. Rainy? Wear rainboots. It didn’t matter the weather, we went to the playground. When the weather was ...Read More
There are natural playgrounds popping up all over the city. These playgrounds tend to move away from the colourful plastic of traditional playgrounds and blend in more seamlessly with the environment around them. They offer loads of opportunities for kids to explore and think outside ...Read More
A 30+ degree heat wave blasted Calgary last week and it drove my family to find a place to cool down. Nothing beats an outdoor pool for kids in the summer and we love Riley Park. Riley Park has a humongous wading pool with ...Read More