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August

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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A&W Burgers to Beat MS (Family Fun Calgary)
Buy an A&W Burger, Help Beat MS!

Calling all burger fans! A&W Canada is celebrating the annual Burgers to Beat MS campaign to raise awareness and funds to help those living with multiple sclerosis (MS). For every Teen Burger® sold across Canada on Thursday, August 18, 2022, A&W Canada will donate $2 to the MS Society of
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Calgary Pride Flea Market (Family Fun Calgary)
Calgary Pride Flea Market

The Alberta LGBTQ+ Chamber of Commerce is hosting the second annual Calgary Pride Flea Market on Sunday, August 28, 2022, starting at 1 pm. The purpose of this event is to showcase incredible local businesses, celebrate pride with music and a scheduled Drag Show performance, as well as connect the
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Carifest (Family Fun Calgary)
Feel the Beat at Carifest

Calgary’s Carifest celebrates Caribbean arts and culture every August. Enjoy a steel drum concert, a parade, and local, international, and Caribbean entertainment, food, art and more. Join them this year on August 13, 2022. See HERE for more details and events leading up to parade day! Carifest: When: August 13,
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Canmore Highland Games

Come out for a full slate of great events during the Canmore Highland Games from September 3 – 4, 2022. You’ll find all kinds of great activities, like a pancake breakfast, highland dancing, piping and drumming, heavy sports, tug of war, sheepdogs, clan tents, Celtic vendors, Scotch tasting, traditional food
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