February 15, 2020

February 15, 2020

Free activities outdoors, $5 (+tax) per person indoor.

Bow Habitat Station, 1440 17a St SE, Calgary



Events Description

Kick off Alberta’s Family Fishing Weekend with FREE outdoor family fun and reduced admission to our Discovery Centre.

The Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery will be OPEN for this event! That means that you can come out and feed the fish!!

Visit Investigation Stations to learn about fish and winter recreation in Alberta! Investigation stations are open from 10am – 4pm. Last Admission to the Discovery Centre at 3:15pm.

Explore your connection with Alberta’s fish at Investigation Stations:

• Challenge your friends and family to tic-tac-toe, bean bag toss, and trivia at Family Fishy Games
• Meet over 20 of Alberta’s fish species in our Fantastic Fish aquarium. Can you find all 9 fish featured on our scavenger hunt?
• Fly-tying with the Hook’n’Hackle Club (kindly supported by The Fishin’ Hole Canada)
• West slope cuttroat trout restoration with Parks Canada – TBD
• Magnetic fishing game and fish identification
• Alberta’s Aquatic Invasive Species Detection Team
• Learn about journey that trout take from from egg to adult in the Sam Livingston Fish Hatchery and feed thousands of adult fish!
• Your connection to Alberta’s water and fish with Trout Unlimited Canada

Explore hands-on Investigation Stations both outdoors and discover all that Alberta has to offer!
• Marshmallow roasting and fire safety
• Snowshoeing
• Snow-loving animals’ at Predator-Prey
• Perfect your side-arm spin cast at outdoor Casting Practice

Who is it for?

IMPORTANT NOTE FOR FAMILIES: We kindly ask that strollers are left at home or in your vehicle during this event. Thank you for your cooperation and understanding.


Tickets : All outdoor activities are free. Indoor activities are included with Discovery Centre admission of just $5/person. Children 3 & under are free.

How to get tickets?

At the door


Date & Time: Saturday, February 15, 2020

Open 10:00 am – 4:00 pm. Last admission at 3:30.

Investigation Stations open 10am – 4pm
Discovery Centre Admission 10am – 3:15pm

Venue: Bow Habitat Station, 1440 – 17A Street SE, Calgary, AB T2G 4T9

Free Parking
Please leave strollers at home or in the car.
Public transport accessible

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