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Day Trips

Guess Where Trips
Visit Camrose for 3 Terrific Train Experiences!

Our family recently had the opportunity to spend a fun Sunday afternoon trying Guess Where Trips. We set out having no idea where the folder full of envelopes would take us, and ended up having a fantastic day discovering several great trails and attractions we would have never explored otherwise.
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Cobb's Adventure Park
Head Down Highway II to Meet a Kangaroo!

Did you know you can meet kangaroos, wallabies, llamas, goats, ducks and more right on the outskirts of Calgary? Cobb’s Adventure Park has been on my radar for a few years now and I was excited to finally check it out this summer when we were passing through Calgary on
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Canyon Alpine Coaster
Ride the NEW Canyon Alpine Coaster in Red Deer!

There are even more reasons to take a road trip to Red Deer this summer with the opening of the all new Canyon Alpine Coaster at Canyon Ski Resort! Our family has previously enjoyed the thrill of riding the Pipe Mountain Coaster at Revelstoke Mountain Resort so we are very
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August Events 2022
What’s Happening This Month? Family Fun Events in Edmonton in August!

Ahhhh, August! It’s the month we all want to last at least twice as long as it really does. Hang on to every last moment of summer by enjoying plenty of family fun! We’ve picked a mere sampling of the family fun events in Edmonton in August – to see
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Experience Alberta's History Pass
SAVE with Experience Alberta’s History Annual Pass

If you are planning to visit any of Alberta’s museums or historical sites, you have to check out the Experience Alberta’s History Annual Pass. This amazingly affordable card will get you and your family a full year of access to some of the best museum’s in the province, including the
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Queens Jubilee Free Admission
Celebrate the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee with FREE Museum Admission

In honour of the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee weekend, the province is celebrating with free admission at several museums and historical sites on June 3-5, 2022! The full list of participating historic sites, museums and interpretive centres can be found here. Unfortunately the Saturday and Sunday spots are all filled up
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Calaway Park 2022
Plan the Perfect Playcation at Calaway Park!

Calaway Park is celebrating 40+1 years of family fun in 2022! This popular Calgary summer destination has been providing joy, excitement and family memories in Alberta for over four decades. I used to love going as a kid, and now that I am grown I love taking my own kids
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Lacombe Regional Tourism
Plan a Summer Roadtrip with Lacombe Regional Tourism

Summer is the perfect time to hit the road and discover new and interesting places with the family! Whether it be for a weekend getaway, or just for a daytrip, Lacombe County offers up a wide range of experiences and activities just a short drive south of Edmonton. Choose from
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Métis Crossing Interpretive Tour
Experience Indigenous Culture at Métis Crossing

Experience and connect with Indigenous culture at Métis Crossing, Alberta’s first major Métis cultural interpretive destination! Only 1.5 hours from Edmonton, they offer a variety of activities and experiences that provide an engaging educational environment for all ages. Book your ticket today and enjoy learning through art, dance, story telling
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Calaway Park 2022
Treat Your Family to a Season of Fun at Calaway Park in Calgary!

Move over staycation – a PLAYCATION is where it’s at this summer! The whole family wants, nay, needs a getaway, but flights, hotels and resorts are all so expensive. Skip the high-priced trip and plan an Alberta getaway the whole family will love. First stop? Western Canada’s largest outdoor family
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