With school looming, it’s important to us that we make the most of the weekends, getting out there and exploring, taking part in new activities, events and fun things to do for kids around Calgary. If you’re searching for some inspiration for family fun in Calgary – check out what to do this weekend in Calgary, with kids:
Milky Way Nights | RAO
Milky Way Nights are special evenings at the observatory dedicated to solely observing the night sky. There will be an array of telescopes operated by University of Calgary astronomers and members of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada – Calgary Centre. You will have the opportunity to look through the telescopes, and astronomers will be on hand to answer questions.
When: Thursday to Saturday, 10pm to 2am
Shakers Ten Year Anniversary | Shaker’s Fun Centre
We are celebrating our 10 Year Anniversary. To celebrate, there will be a Velcro Wall, Bungee Ball, Face Painting, Caricature Artists, Live music and much more.
When: Saturday, 11-4 pm
Inglewood Family Pool Party | Inglewood
Splash with us this summer with exciting weekly themed crafts, pool games, prizes and music DJ! Make Saturday afternoons your family fun time! Admission is $2 for adults and $1 for children.
When: Saturday, 1 – 3 pm
Globalfest | Elliston Park
GlobalFest burst onto the scene in 2003 with 10 cultural pavilions and three countries presenting pyromusicals in Calgary’s very own international fireworks festival. On the fourth and final night of the festival, GlobalFest celebrated a remarkable accomplishment. The festival reached attendance of close to 100,000 in the very first year, making GlobalFest one of Calgary’s top draws for local citizens and tourists alike.
When: Until August 27th
What are you doing in Calgary this weekend with the kids?