Beakerhead | Various locations
When you throw open the doors to science and engineering through a welcoming world of art and entertainment, a lot can happen. The core educational purpose leads to outcomes that are important to individuals and society. Find activities through the festival, to open the mind of the entire family and encourage exploration.
When: September 14-18
Free TD Canada Trust BBQ | 409 E Hills Blvd SE
Come celebrate the opening of the new branch with live music, free hamburgers and refreshments as part of the celebration barbeque and enjoy the entertainment.
When: Saturday, 11-3
Make a Mechanical Puppet | Fort Calgary Education Centre
We are thrilled to bring pupperty to this year’s Beakerhead! Combine puppet creation with low-tech mechanics and an outer space theme to make an astronaut ‘jumping jack toy’. Cost: $10/person.
When: Saturday 1-3
Fall Carnival | 222 Sandarac Drive NW
ree Face Painting, Bouncy Castles, Games and Prizes! Plus there will be food for purchase as a fundraiser for our community programing – cotton candy, popcorn, hot dogs and more!
Join us outside in our parking lot (or in the gymnasium if rain).
When: Saturday, 11-2
Free Family BBQ | 2418 17 Street SW
Join the Liberal Association of Calgary Centre and MP Kent Hehr for the annual Family BBQ. Come out and have lunch, get to know your local representatives and enjoy an afternoon with the family.
When: Saturday, 11-2
Remax Family Fun Day | Cardel Rec Centre
As always admission is free however if you decide you’d like to have your face painted or participate in any of the activity stations there is a small fee of $15 which will give the visitor unlimited access to all the activity stations. * All proceeds raised at the event go directly to the Children’s Miracle Network and Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation. Activities include: dunk tank, laser tag, haunted house, gladiator gym, bounce castles, face painting, glitter tattoos, batting cage, bungee run, car show and more.
When: Sunday, 11-3
Cranston Corn Boil and Chili Cook Off | Cranston Community
Our annual Corn Boil is back, with a new twist. We want to know who makes the best chili in Cranston! If you think you’re up to the challenge join our first annual Chili cook-off. Of course we will still have your favourite activities like the petting zoo, games and a watermelon eating contest.
When: Sunday, 4pm