THE WEEKEND IS HERE! I repeat, THE WEEKEND IS HERE. We’ve been counting down to the most fun halloween filled weekend since the beginning of the month and there’s so much you can do with the kids in Calgary this weekend. Here’s where to find fun, family-friendly events in Calgary for you and the kids this weekend.
WHAT TO DO ON FRIDAY
It’s almost time for Ghouls’ Night Out! This family event offers a variety of spooky activities throughout the Historical Village. Perfect for little ghouls ages 3-9, but fun for ghouls of all ages! Trick or treating, fun events and more.
Experience the movies like never before. Join us at Village Square Leisure Centre for a screening of The Lion King (2019). Watch while you swim or lounge poolside. Regular admission applies. There are no waves or Safari Splash Zone during the movie. The hot tub, dive pool and slides will remain open.
Get in the Halloween spirit by dressing up your little ghouls and goblins and joining us at Central Memorial Park for a family-friendly Halloween party. We’ll have a “haunted library”, a zombie dance, games, crafts and face painting.
WHAT TO DO ON SATURDAY
Your children can join us to make their own LEGO® Frankenstein’s Monster to take home. PLUS! Each registered child will get a special LEGO® Hidden Side Halloween Bag that glows in the dark!
Walk through our pumpkin patch, take beautiful photos and pick your favourite pumpkins to buy for Halloween carving! We’ll have princesses here for photos too! It’s an event for the whole family that you won’t want to miss! Saturdays and Sundays in October and Thanksgiving Monday from 11am to 5pm (Oct. 5, 6, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20, 26, 27).
Off we go on the tractor-pulled hay wagon, rolling through the crunchy fall leaves just hoping to find some… kid-sized pumpkins! Once we find some, we’ll bring them back and decorate them into creative pumpkin-head masterpieces! While the glue sets up, everyone can have a visit with their favorite animal friends in the farmyard. Your visit includes hunting time, pumpkin decorating (no carving) and a farmyard visit with the animals!
Little Medical School brings medicine, science, and the importance of health to children in an entertaining, exciting, and fun way. About this Event Join us for a gooey, icky and boney special Halloween event at Little Medical School – Calgary!
Celebrate the Day of the Dead at Marlborough Mall! On Saturday, October 26, bring the kids in from 12pm to 4pm to enjoy crafts, face painting, entertainment, and more!
Come on into our store for a Spooktacular Event that you will not soon forget! Have your photo taken with our special Halloween guests! Get your face painted and twist some silly balloon animals! This party is sure to fright! With games, and haunted trampolines that are fun for all ages.
WHAT TO DO ON SUNDAY
Grab your kiddos, and head to the zoo for a day of spooky fall fun! PLUS – anyone who dresses up will receive 10% off daily admission at the gates! ZooBOO, is a chance for your kids to dress up early, trick-or-treat at the zoo*, and enjoy special animal enrichment. The best part? Your kiddo gets to have fun while supporting an important cause – wildlife conservation! We can’t wait to see you there.
Come join us for a family-friendly Halloween brunch buffet experience. The Estate Room will feature kids’ activities including Halloween themed craft, cookie decorating, and face painting. After your brunch experience, make your way outside to the parking lot where local businesses will be parked handing out treats in their decorated vehicle where you can ‘Trunk or Treat’. While you make your way through the “trunks” enjoy a hot chocolate with a little something extra for the parents.
Indigo is excited to partner with Mad Science this fall to bring your child a science-based “Halloween Party”. Your child will become a junior scientist for the hour or so, having the opportunity to experience real live science by solving science mysteries. Kids will be dazzled by a spectacular “Fire and Ice show” including special dry ice effects. Kids will also enjoy the SLIME activity and learn the basics of molecular bonding while making their own gooey, gooey Mad Science Slime to take home and so much more. Kids will enjoy spectacular fun, safe, and hands-on activities presented by dynamic instructors using professional equipment and kids are “turned-on” to science! Ages 5+