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Fun in Calgary this Family Day Weekend // February 17, 2017
Calgary is starting to heat up as we tip-toe closer to spring which is an open invite to embrace the sun and head out for some Family Day activities this weekend! Many different events are scheduled around the city featuring activities and local vendors to help you make the most of your extra day off this week!
GLOW Downtown Winter Light Festival
When: February 17-20, 2017
Details: This is Calgary’s first-ever light display that will decorate various locations in downtown. This event is free and exciting for all ages to enjoy. Details
Details: Head down to any one of Calgary’s various locations of open skating rinks and lace up for some fun with friends and family.
YYC Hot Chocolate Fest
When: February 1-28, 2017
Price: Vary on location
Details: Visit any one of the 20 participating coffee shops and bakeries to test out their unique hot chocolate. You are encouraged to vote online for the delicious drinks you’ve tested to crown the winner of the best spirited hot chocolate in 2017! All proceeds go to Calgary Meals on Wheels for their Home Meal Delivery Program. Details
Winterfest at Fort Calgary
When: Monday February 20, 2017
Price: Free entry
Details: Learn about Calgary’s history and enjoy the family friendly activities including horse drawn wagon rides at Fort Calgary. Details
Eau Claire Family Fun Day
When: 12pm-4pm Monday February 20, 2017
Details: Live entertainment, carnival games, face painting and market vendors at Eau Claire Market-200 Barclay Parade S.W. Details
Yoga at the Grand
When: Monday February 20, 2017 12:15-1:15
Price: $10 Drop in fee
Details: Get your bodies moving and find your balance at the third floor studio space at Theatre Junction Grand. Open for all ages. Details
When: Every Saturday 11am.
Price: $2.99 per person
Details: Participating Cineplex Theaters feature a different family favorite film at 11am and a portion of the proceeds go toward supporting the charity Free the Children. This Saturday February 18th the featured film will be MVP: Most Valuable Primate Details
From our families to yours, we hope you enjoy a safe and fun long weekend!
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