Things to do this weekend in Calgary with Kids
Flashlight Nights at the Corn Maze
Check out the Corn maze on Fridays & Saturdays starting September 20 for Flashlight Nights! Bring your flashlight and your sense of direction, you’ll need both! The Kiddie Maze and 10 Acres Corn Maze stays open into the dark until 9 pm. There’s also: Pig Races and 2 and Under are FREE, 3 and Up Requires Admission. At the maze, there are 35+ Attractions *Wild West Shooting Gallery and Lost Treasure Mining Requires Additional Fee.
Outdoor Expo and Family Festival
Join Campers Village and over 20 of the top outdoor brands for an Outdoor Expo & Family Festival at St. Patrick’s Island. There will be games, edu-stations, weiner roasts, s’mores stations, contests, product demos, outdoor tips & tricks, the ultimate camp set-up, and OVER $10,000 in PRIZES! Oh, and did we mention it’s entirely free?
Alberta Culture Days
Alberta Culture Days is an opportunity to discover, experience and celebrate arts and culture through local events and activities across the province. This three-day event, held during the last weekend of September, is part of National Culture Days. You’ll find free access to some of your favourite places, like the Royal Tyrrell Outside of the city, and events all weekend long.
Canmore Festival of Art and Creativity
This free festival has drop-in workshops, performances, demonstrations, hands-on activities, films, a community campfire, and the Mountain Made artisan market – art and creativity will abound throughout the weekend, promising fun for people of all ages to enjoy!
Super Soaker Wars at Trico Centre
It’s Saturday night and time to get wet! Head over to Trico Centre and bring your super soaker and join in on the fun! Note: backpack style not permitted, and general pool rules apply!
Heritage Inn International Balloon Festival
The highlight of this event is the Night Glow, scheduled for Friday. Guests have the opportunity to watch the balloons “glow” in the dark, see the balloons up close and meet the pilots. On site there will be a walk-in balloon – you can actually walk inside and see how a hot air balloon inflates. Come early and visit one of our many Food Vendors and enjoy this free event. The balloons will glow for a maximum of one hour from 8pm.
LEGO Space Shuttle Make and Take at Toys R Us
Give the gift of building this birthday! Build and take home a LEGO® CITY Space mini-shuttle. The event starts at 1pm, limited supplies available.
Dive in Movie at Village Square
Experience the movies like never before! Come settle in for a night at the movies in the waterpark. Lounge poolside or watch from the water itself. You’ll enjoy a great film and even better time with friends, family and neighbours. WATCH: SECRET LIFE OF PETS 2.
Kids Day Out at Landmark Cinemas
Every Sunday, kids can get out of the house and score a movie ticket and Snack Pack (popcorn, drink, choice of candy treat) for one great, low price. Every movie, every Sunday. Landmark Cinemas’ Kid’s Day – turn the average Sunday into a movie-filled Funday. Check your favourite Landmark Cinemas for showtimes
Railway Days at Heritage Park (Saturday and Sunday)
There is fun for the whole family at Railway Days! Heritage Park’s extraordinary rail collection takes centre stage for two days with demonstrations, hands-on activities, and exciting exhibits.