Your Weekend Guide to Family-Friendly Activities in Calgary — February 15 – 18

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It’s the long weekend, Calgary!! (And also, sort of, Valentine’s Weekend, if that’s a thing.) There is so much happening in Calgary this weekend: thank you, Family Day! Keep reading, plan a date night, check out our Family Day Guide, and enjoy your time together.

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1. WowFest Magic Arts Festival

The WowFest Magic Arts Festival is taking place all weekend. They have 2 different shows, depending on the age of your kids.

2. YYC Hot Chocolate Fest

The YYC Hot Chocolate Fest is in full swing and seems like the perfect activity for this weather!

3. Peppa Pig at the Calgary Zoo

Peppa Pig is coming to the Calgary Zoo! Check it out.

4. Cineplex Family Favourites

Cineplex Family Favourites give you a chance to enjoy a movie on Saturday morning for only $2.99 a ticket. See what’s playing this week. There will also be a sensory-friendly screening of The LEGO Movie 2 at the Sunridge Cineplex.

5. Michaels Kids’ Club

The kids are getting crafty at the Michaels Kids’ Club! It only costs a few dollars per child, and you can get some shopping done while the kids get a little creative. See what they’re making here.

6. Toys R Us Play Day

Toys R Us has a Boycott Boredom Play Day this Saturday with all kinds of activities.

7. GLOW!

It’s time for GLOW – Calgary’s downtown winter light festival, with music, art, and family fun.

8. IndigoKids

Participating Chapters and Indigo locations have Family Day fun with LEGO and storytime.

9. Marlborough Mall Free Kids’ Fun

Marlborough Mall has free kids’ fun on Saturday for the Little Bugs’ Club. (Sign up online for free.)

10. Symphony Sunday

The Calgary Phil is presenting Symphonic Fairytales for the Symphony Sunday this weekend. Enjoy this kid-friendly classical concert and storytime.


With all these Awesome Kid-Friendly Activities To Do in Calgary this Weekend, the only way you’ll be bored this weekend is if you want to be bored!

Have a great weekend, everyone!

But wait . . . there’s more! Want more ideas? Find out what else is going on with our What’s Happening in February Guide.

Did you know you can submit your family-friendly event to us? Fill out the form with your event details, and send us a photo, and we’ll do our best to get your event added to our busy events calendar.

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