August

Dancing in the Street in East Village (Family Fun Calgary)
It’s Time to Start Dancing in the Street in East Village!

Come celebrate COMMUNITY in East Village as they dance in the streets with incredible music from DJ Soni Def on August 21, 2021. They are brining people of all ages together to create a great VIBE! Why? Because flourishing happens in community. Everyone is welcome: every day people, families, kids, dancers, emcees,
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The Heritage Centre (Family Fun Calgary)
Country Fun at The Heritage Centre – Make it a Day!

Set in a lovely location, with over 100 years of Alberta history, The Heritage Centre near Cremona, AB (north of Cochrane) holds a variety of family-friendly events. Take a short drive and see for yourself! The restored historical venue is a sight to see in itself, with a 1904 original
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St Patrick's Island Movies on the Rise (Family Fun Calgary)
Summer Flicks Outdoors! Movie on The Rise at St. Patrick’s Island

Get ready for a summer movie outdoors in the natural amphitheatre (‘The Rise’) on St. Patrick’s Island in Calgary’s East Village! See Jumanji: The Next Level on August 20, 2021. Showtime is 9 pm, but we recommend getting there early to find a great spot to sit! Please leave your chairs at home,
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Chestermere Music Fest (Family Fun Calgary)
Chestermere Music Fest

Good music, food trucks, and fireworks – it’s all at the Chestermere Music Fest on August 14, 2021. Come and enjoy the sounds of summer with a free music festival by the shores of Chestermere Lake! The fun will start even before the music as visitors can check out the marketplace
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Railway Days (Family Fun Calgary)
All A-b-o-o-a-r-d… For Railway Days at Heritage Park

Every kid – big and small, at some point, has wanted to ride a train! Did you know that Heritage Park is one of only a few places in North America with two steam engines and they dedicate an entire weekend just for their collection of historic rolling stock trains?
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Community Harvests (Family Fun Calgary)
Don’t Let it Go to Waste! Take Advantage of a Community Urban Harvest Season in Calgary

While Calgary may not be surrounded by orchards filled with sweet, red apples or those juicy plump cherries, there are several ways to enjoy the fruit of the season around the city in August and September. It’s even better when you know that you are using food that might otherwise
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August Events (Family Fun Calgary)
What’s Happening in August? Family-Friendly Events in Calgary This Month

How is your summer going? It’s been a roller coaster of a year, no matter how you look at it. There are quite a few fun family things happening, though, so keep reading and check out our post on 100 Things to do This Summer. Throw in a few visits to
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Country Hills Village Shopping Centre (Family Fun Calgary)
Back to School With Country Hills Village Shopping Centre

Appreciate your summer, from bare feet running through the sand to newly-sharpened pencils. Summer is a beautiful opportunity for kids to enjoy a little more freedom than normal, but when do you start feeling those back-to-school vibes? Do you like to get the back-to-school shopping down early or put it
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WestHills Towne Centre Back to School (Family Fun Calgary)
WestHills Towne Centre: Making Back to School Fun!

Summer goes so quickly from beaches, popsicles, and flip flops to pencils, books, and brand-new shoes. Even in the midst of summer excitement, though, eventually, it’s time to start preparing for a new school year. Do you like to get your back-to-school shopping done early or do you put it
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Reel on Wheels (Family Fun Calgary)
Reels on Wheels With Prairie Toyota

Prairie Toyota Reels on Wheels is coming to our area of Alberta soon! You can catch Jumanji 2019 or Raya and the Last Dragon. (Click location to see which movie is playing.) Gates open at 7 pm and the movie will start at approximately 9 pm. Admission is by donation, with
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