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August

August Events (Family Fun Calgary)
What’s Happening in August? Family-Friendly Events in Calgary This Month

How is your summer going? We hope there are some fun and memorable moments in the midst of work, chores, and the constant cooking! There are lots of fun family events happening in Calgary, so keep reading, throw in a few visits to our great Calgary attractions and the local pools
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Calgary Public Library Locked Library (Family Fun Calgary)
Locked Library: Gallivant

On August 12, 2022, check out the newest Locked Library. You will have 90 minutes to solve a series of puzzles that will require your wit, speed, and mobile devices. Assemble your team, book your tickets, and be prepared to use all the tools within your disposal to escape. All proceeds
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The Heritage Centre (Family Fun Calgary)
Country Fun Events 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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Focused Photography Calgary Zoo (Family Fun Calgary)
FOCUSED Photography Event at the Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo

If you or your older teen enjoys photography, you’ll want to know about the FOCUSED Photography Events that take place at the Wilder Institute/Calgary Zoo. These events offer a unique opportunity for amateur and professional shutterbugs to take photos of the zoo’s incredible wildlife. This experience affords you exclusive access to
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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! This year, you’ll find an earlier family-friendly movie and a later adult movie on July 28, 2022. 5:30 pm: The Bad Guys 7:30 pm: The Unbearable Weight of Massive Talent 
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Marda Gras Festival (Family Fun Calgary)
Celebrate “Marda Gras” Here in Calgary!

Marda Gras is a FREE family-friendly event on the streets of Marda Loop in Calgary. On Sunday, August 14, 2022, come out to celebrate the longest-running street festival in Calgary. It’s a pedestrian-friendly, car-free day with your friends and family – shopping locally and reconnecting with the community. There will be four “street performer
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Castle Mountain Resort Huckleberry Festival (Family Fun Calgary)
Castle Mountain Resort Huckleberry Festival

Castle Mountain Resort’s Huckleberry Festival is back on August 27, 2022. The popular event features activities such as live music, vendors, games, hiking, berry picking, activities for young and old, food, and more. Come out for a celebration of summer! Admission to the festival grounds is FREE of charge, with
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Cochrane Fair (Family Fun Calgary)
The Cochrane Fair Has Something for Everyone

On August 19 – 20, 2022, you can head out to Cochrane and enjoy a classic fair! The Cochrane Fair, brought to you by the Cochrane and District Agricultural Society, has something for everyone. Check out the marketplace, the pony rides, and lots of animals and farm displays. Enjoy the
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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 13, 2022. Come and enjoy the sounds of summer with a free music festival by the shores of Chestermere Lake! The fun will last all day, with a children’s pavilion (featuring family entertainment), food trucks,
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Strathmore Stampede (Family Fun Calgary)
It’s Rodeo Time at the Strathmore Stampede Heritage Days

Didn’t get your fill of rodeo, chuckwagons, or entertainment this July? Then head out to the Strathmore Stampede Heritage Days from July 29 – August 1, 2022! See the rodeo, watch the brave run with the bulls, and enjoy the entertainment this August long weekend. You’ll find lots of family-friendly
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