Weekend Activities and Events in Calgary
A weekly digest of What’s On in and around Calgary this weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports and exhibitions.
- Family Events (In-person and Online)
- Live Music (In-person and Online)
- Live Theatre and Related Events (In-person and Online)
- Sports and Related Events (In-person and Online)
- All Other Events – Food Events, Exhibitions, Markets,Tours (In-person and Online)
I. Family Fun Activities
Safe Outdoor Activities:
- Go for a walk: It’s time to go out and enjoy the great outdoors. There are hiking and biking trails, picnic spots, off-leash dog parks, and much more.
- Explore some waterfalls: Warm spring temperature means, melting ice and thunderous waterfalls.
- See some public art: Check out some of Calgary’s 25 Public art features!
- See Calgary and Rockies from up above: Calgary’s location in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains offers a unique opportunity for some great scenic lookouts.
- See Night Lights: From bridges to buildings, some of these art displays light up the night year-round for Calgarians. Check out the light displays.
- Go Birding:15 places to go birding in Calgary.
Plan Your Summer Garden
Get your kids to plant and maintain a summer garden this year. It’s time to start planting seeds indoors and planning what your summer will have in store. Visit Garden Centres in and around Calgary with kids.
Fun with CPL
Science Experiments to Do at Home with Kids
Here are a few easy fun science activities/experimentsthat are easy and super fun in addition to being educational.
Canadian Museums & Museums Across the World Online
With the advent of technology and widespread availability of the internet, the world is now at your fingertips. You can travel to distant lands, tour famous museums, all from the comfort of your home.
II. Live Music
Music Concerts to Watch Online
Watch a few of the online concerts scheduled this weekend.
III. Live Theatre and Related Events
Theatre Performances From Across the World
With Covid-19 pandemic forcing theatres to shut their doors, many performing art centres have taken to being open virtually. Details
IV. SportsGolf Courses:City of Calgary golf courses – McCall Lake Golf Course,Shaganappi Point Golf Course, and Maple Ridge Golf Course are open. List of Calgary Area golf courses.
V. Other Activities & Events
Help Local Businesses
The shutdown of businesses except essential services is hurting local businesses. Check out the ways in which you can help them. Details
Clean and Donate
Alberta Bakers Offering Online Classes
Turn to the kitchen to discover new recipes and perfect those baking skills as you whip up comforting breads and baked goods. Alberta baking experts are available to help – virtually through social media and online platforms – so you can take a class or see a demonstration in your own home. Details
See Free Movie
As Canada’s public producer and distributor, NFB’s website features award-winning movies, documentary and animated films, pioneering interactive works, and more.
We do try to make the listings as accurate as possible, but there might be errors/Events may be cancelled or postponed without any notice. Verify all details from concerned Event Websites/officials.
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