What’s happening in February? Valentine’s Day and Family Day Weekend usually bring lots of fun to Calgary, plus a nice lo-o-o-ng weekend off school. Need date night (day) ideas? There are lots of events taking place in Calgary this month and we’ve picked our favourites.

Brighten up your nights with the Chinook Blast Winter Festival on select days until February 12, 2023. Chinook Blast will be heating up our city with a celebration of community, culture, and civic pride. Make a plan to check out Calgary’s art, music, theatre, sport, and recreation, and embrace the season with your family! Nitro RX will be part of Chinook Blast from February 4 – 5, 2023.

On February 19, 2023, you’ll want to have tickets for Arts Commons Presents YAMATO – The Drummers of Japan! It’s loud, it’s engaging, and it’s pure FUN! The pent-up energy of these feisty young drummers from Japan will celebrate the “rebirth” of live shows with Hinotori.

Stay warm and catch dinner and a show with Jubilations Dinner Theatre! All February, they are presenting Mamma Mio. It’s the perfect opportunity to laugh with your big kids and teens.

If you’re looking for more sports, the Calgary Hitmen are bringing you Sunday Funday on February 5, 19, & 26, 2023. Come early and check out the concourse activities and enjoy special food and beverage pricing. Plus, there will be in-game family entertainment. Or you can catch the Calgary Wranglers on February 19, 2023.

Valentine’s Day is coming, and throughout the month you’ll find Valentine’s-themed events.

Head to Heritage Park with the little ones for Storytime every Wednesday morning. You’ll enjoy your favourite stories at your favourite places! An experienced storyteller will escort you to the Story Time Location.

Ah, Family Day weekend, you come just in time! We’ve created a guide for family fun with our top picks this long weekend.

On February 23 – 25, 2023, the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra is presenting Harry Potter in Concert. Come and see Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, accompanied by a live orchestra.

Calling all moms! Check out the Camp Cadicasu Women’s Wellness Retreat, coming up on February 25, 2023. It’s a day of yoga, relaxation, and fresh mountain air. No kids, no cooking, no cleaning!

Finish the month off with the Calgary Home and Garden Show. It’s at the BMO Centre from February 23 – 26, 2023, and is filled with creative and current ideas for you.


There are lots of other events happening during the month of February. Calgary is a great place for families to enjoy activities together. Be sure to check out our calendar to find more family fun. You can also submit your family-friendly event to us; just fill out our event submission form. Don’t forget to check out the new contests we will be running! Enjoy the month, Calgary!

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