Top Summer Attractions for Families in Calgary
The Calgary Stampede is a gathering place – hosting, educating and entertaining a global audience as the city's marquee annual event. In true western fashion, integrity is at the heart of all our relationships.
This year's stampede takes place in July and features the usual landmark rodeo events, concerts, parades, rides, and many more festivities that bring the city to life.
Calaway Park invites your family to enjoy endless fun at Western Canada’s Largest Outdoor Family Amusement Park. Enjoy 32 rides, 23 games, live entertainment, a 3D theatre and tons of treats! Unlimited rides, shows, attractions and parking are included for one easy daily admission price. Featured events this summer include Family Fun Summer Nights on Friday and Saturday evenings, Calaway Comic Fest for Kids, and Canadian Heroes Weekend.
Train your brain at The Brainasium outdoor adventure space, combine science and art in the Open Studio, or take in some live science demos. There is alwasy something new for all ages happening at TELUS Spark--neurons are firing daily!
This international award-winning facility has over 40,000 square feet of inspiring experiences. Located at Canada Olympic Park, site of the 1988 Olympic Winter Games in Calgary, Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame features 12 interactive galleries and a collection of more than 95,000 artifacts. With over 50 hands-on interactive exhibits like shadow boxing, wheelchair racing, rowing and a multi-sport simulator, there's something fun, educational and inspiring for people of all ages.
Home to nearly 1000 creatures, the Calgary Zoo is one of the city's favourite attractions. Habitats at the Zoo include The Prehistoric Park, Panda Passage, Land of Lemurs, Conservatory Gardens, Eurasia, and Destination Africa.
Summer is the perfect time to discover how the west was once at Heritage Park Historical Village! The park is open daily and has something to offer everyone in the family. Take a spin at the antique midway, ride a thundering steam train and paddle with the voyageurs. Make old-fashioned ice cream, catch a musical and help raise a tipi. Enjoy free live concerts every Wednesday evening, celebrate Canada Day the old fashioned way, get up close and personal to a rodeo.
Cobb's Corn Maze & Family Fun Park is family owned and operated, and has fun-filled activities for people of all ages! Their main attraction is our unique Corn Maze, but they have so much more for you to enjoy – Bouncy Houses, Eurobungy, Zorbz, Archery Tag, Pedal Carts, Giant Games, Playgrounds, and a Tractor Ride through the corn! Open in Spring, but summer hours start on July 1st, 2020.
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