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August

Alberta Open Farm Days (Family Fun Calgary)
Come Meet Your Neighbours at Alberta Open Farm Days

On August 13 – 14, 2022, you can experience Alberta Open Farm Days! Alberta Open Farm Days are about farmers and ranchers inviting their urban and rural neighbours to stop in for a visit to share stories, see demonstrations, and learn more about the farmers who grow their food. As well, some
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Heritage Park Music in the Plaza (Family Fun Calgary).
Presenting Music in the Plaza at Heritage Park

As if you needed another reason to visit Heritage Park, this summer come out to Music in the Park! Every Wednesday from July 6 until August 31, 2022, there will be a series of free concerts from 6 – 8 pm. Catch music from a variety of genres. Bring a
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YMCA Grade Six Free Membership (Family Fun Calgary)
Your Grade 6 Student Can Get A Free Membership to Calgary YMCA

The Calgary Flames Foundation for Life and Calgary YMCA have teamed up to offer kids in Grade 6 a no-fee General Youth Membership (valid from August 1, 2022, until August 31, 2023). Kids whose parents sign them up for the membership will enjoy all Member Benefits including: use of general
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Chinook County Historical Week (Family Fun Calgary)
Spend a Week Exploring Historic Calgary

As “young” as it might be compared to some cities, Calgary has a significant history. During Historic Calgary Week 2022, historic sites are explored in a variety of fun and interesting ways. This event is a great way to have fun and learn about the heritage of the city of
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Calgary Humane Society (Family Fun Calgary)
Calgary Humane Society Celebrates Their Centennial With the Hound n’ Sound!

The Calgary Humane Society is celebrating 100 YEARS!  🎉 It’s a great reason to celebrate and they are inviting you to the Hound n’ Sound Centennial Celebration on August 6, 2022! The Calgary Humane Society is proud to be a leader in animal welfare and they have cared for thousands of animals
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MOX - Museum of Failure (Family Fun Calgary)
Failure Is the Best Teacher! Check Out MOX – Museum of Failure at Southcentre Mall

Failure is not fatal. You learn from failure, not success. You only fail when you don’t try. Does any of this sound like something you’ve told your kids? Or yourself?! This summer, it’s time to celebrate (and learn from) failure! The worldwide touring exhibit, The Museum of Failure (MOX), is coming
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Calgary Summer Camps (Family Fun Calgary)
Calgary Summer Camps: Give Your Kids the Time of Their Lives This Summer!

Ahhh, summer. Those long, hazy, lazy days are so much fun! This is when kids have lots of free time to spend outdoors, play with friends, and have new adventures. And after the year we’ve had – they deserve it! But moms and dads often don’t get as long a
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TELUS Spark Luminarium (Family Fun Calgary)
TELUS Spark Luminarium: Immerse Yourself in a Soothing ‘Sculpture’

“Imagine you’re inside an aquarium, but with light instead of water,” the guide told us before we entered the Luminarium at TELUS Spark. Another told us to look up; it was like a stained glass window. Whether you view it as a calming kaleidoscope or a mesmerizing maze, the Luminarium
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Solstice Berry Farm Visit (Family Fun Calgary)
Saskatoon Picking at Solstice Berry Farm is Fun and Delicious!

Saskatoon berries, representative of the prairie provinces, are delicious in baking or as a snack. Pack up the family and make the short drive to Solstice Berry Farm, and pick your own this year! Usually, berries are ready between the third week of July and the first week of August,
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Milky Way Nights at the University of Calgary's Rothney Astrophysical Observatory (Family Fun Calgary).
Explore the Summer Night Sky at Rothney Astrophysical Observatory’s Milky Way Nights

Milky Way Nights are an opportunity for the public to observe the dark night sky alongside U of C researchers. See astronomers in their natural habitat, under dark moonless skies. The dark sky conditions are perfect for viewing planetary nebula, globular clusters and distant galaxies. Each evening will include a sky tour
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