Canmore Festival of Arts (Family Fun Calgary)
Canmore Festival of Art and Creativity

artsPlace in Canmore is hosting the annual Canmore Festival of Art and Creativity, a special event celebrating Canmore’s creative spirit coinciding with Alberta Culture Days! There are FREE drop-in workshops, performances, demonstrations, films, a community campfire, and the Canmore Studio and Gallery Tour – art and creativity will abound throughout
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Canmore Highland Games

Come out for a full slate of great events during the Canmore Highland Games from September 4 – 5, 2021. You can normally find a pancake breakfast, highland dancing, piping and drumming, heavy sports, tug of war, sheepdogs, clan tents, Celtic vendors, Scotch tasting, traditional food and beverages, food trucks,
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Canmore Winter Carnival (Family Fun Calgary)
Embrace Winter with the Canmore Winter Carnival

Winter. It comes around every year, so we might as well embrace it! Each winter, the Canmore Winter Carnival rolls out the red carpet and celebrates the season with residents and visitors alike. A tradition for more than 20 years, the carnival features ice carving, snow sculpting, fun family activities,
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Sparkling New Year Card (Family Fun Calgary)
New Year’s Eve Party on the Pond & Fireworks in Canmore

Head to “The Pond” (outdoor ice surface) in Canmore on December 31st at 5:30 pm for family skating. There will be music to keep the energy up and yummy hot dogs and hot chocolate to keep the whole family warm. Ring in the New Year a little early with family-friendly fireworks at
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Canmore Folk Music Festival (Family Fun Calgary)
Visit the Canmore Folk Music Festival this August Long Weekend

The Canmore Folk Music Festival is the longest-running folk music festival in Alberta and one of its finest. It takes place over three days of the Heritage Day long weekend in August and features more than 30 individual acts or performers, a family-friendly site, a free downtown concert on festival
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Celebrate Canada Day in Canmore (Family Fun Calgary)
Celebrate Canada Day in Canmore

  This Canada Day, drive a bit down the highway and experience all that Canmore has to offer for Canada Day. There’s a parade, a fun run, a pancake breakfast, and a party in the park. Then, to top it all off, enjoy fireworks at dusk! See the schedule here.
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Canmore Cave Tours (Family Fun Calgary)
Come With Me Into Grotto Mountain! An Adventure You’ll Never Forget With Canmore Cave Tours

With a clunk, my head hit the rock above me. “Thanks for testing that helmet,” our guide, Max, called back. “Still working!” I said. I’d “tested” it several times already. I refocussed on the rocks beneath my feet, and knees and hands. It’s a good thing I was wearing a
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There’s More to Winter Sports Than Just Hockey! Check Out the BMW IBU World Cup Biathlon in Canmore

This February, introduce your kids to a different winter sport and enjoy the Canmore Winter Carnival, too! This event will bring in the top Biathlon athletes from around the world to compete against our Canadian athletes on home soil. Come out on February 4-7 and cheer on our athletes in their
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The Best Family Winter Adventures in Canmore
The 8 Best Family Winter Adventures in Canmore

Don’t let the winter weather keep your family stuck indoors, arguing over the remote control! Head for the hills to enjoy the beauty of winter and make family memories that will last a lifetime. Not sure where to go and what to do? Check out this terrific list of family-friendly
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