WYD YYC! March 2-8, 2020
Monday, March 2
Calgary Zoo Penguin Walk
What: Watch the king penguins waddle through the zoo for a daily enrichment walk.
When: 11:00 AM (Monday – Sunday) with weather permitting
Where: The Calgary Zoo (outside Penguin Plunge), 210 St. George’s Drive NE, Calgary
Admission: Regular admission applies. Purchase tickets HERE
Joso’s $5 Family Monday’s
What: Donate a non-perishable item and you and your kiddos (up to 3 children) can let loose in their indoor playground.
When: Monday, March 2 from 9 AM – 4 PM (Monday recurring event)
Where: Joso’s Play and Learn Centre, Unit 505, 722-85 Street SW, Calgary
Admission: $5.00 plus a non-perishable food item.
Last Call $3 Swim
What: For only $3 you can swim from 9-10 PM on select days at various leisure centres.
When: Southland Leisure Centre (Monday and Wednesday at 9-10 PM) and Village Square Leisure Centre (Monday, Tuesday, Thursdays and Fridays at 9-10 PM).
Where: Southland Leisure Centre (200 Southland Drive SW, Calgary) and Village Square Leisure Centre (2623-56 Street NE, Calgary)
Servus Monday Night Toonie Skate
What: The Olympic Oval in partnership with Servus Credit Union is brightening your evening by giving you access to skate for only $2. This is a great way to get your family active!
When: Monday, March 2 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM (Monday recurring event)
Where: Olympic Oval, University of Calgary, 2500 University Dr NW, Calgary
Additional Info: $2 admission and Servus Credit Union members are FREE Learn More
The Beach YYC
What: It’s winter and we are inviting you to have fun at the beach! Bring your kids (5 years and under) to Calgary’s indoor sandy beach and watch your child explore, dig and have fun. All beach toys are supplied.
When: On Monday and Wednesday mornings form 10:00 – 11:30 AM
Where: The Beach YYC, 3030 – 2600 Portland Street SE, Calgary
Tickets: $8 per child and adults are free for the “Kids Play at The Beach” drop-in
Tuesday, March 3
Active Toddlers at Genesis Centre
What: Get active and have fun with your kiddos as they play with numerous toys and bounce around in the bouncy house. Your children will have loads of fun while they develop gross motor and social skills.
When: Every Tuesday & Thursday
Where: Genesis Centre, 7555 Falconridge Blvd. NE, Calgary
Additional information: FREE for children ages 5 and under
Off the Cuff: Blow the Man Down
What: Calling all film lovers! This film sheds the light on two sisters who cover up a crime while uncovering dark secrets about their town.
When: Tuesday, March 3 at 7:00 PM
Where: Globe Cinema, 617 – 8 Ave SW, Calgary
Tickets: $10 ($8 members / students / seniors) Learn More
Shelter Cocktail Classes
What: Looking for an interesting DATE NIGHT! Learn more about the art and technique of making a delicious cocktail. From cocktail history, culture and more. This fun-filled 90 min course is hands-on with tastings of various spirits and cocktails while you learn about the tools and ingredients to entertain in the comfort of your own home. The course wraps up with a class competition. Each guest will get 3 delicious cocktails, complimentary bar snacks and a cocktail serving guide.
When: Tuesday, March 3 at 5:30 PM (recurring event)
Where: Shelter, 1210 – 1 Street SW, Calgary
Tickets: $65/guest Buy Tickets Online Now
Wednesday, March 4
$5 Laser City
What: Enjoy $5 laser games at Laser City every Wednesday and Thursday evenings.
When: Wednesday, February 12 and Thursday, February 13 at 4:30 PM – 9:00 PM
Where: Laser City, #125, 572 Aero Dr NE
Thursday, March 5
The Bright Side Art Show Opening Reception
What: Check out the art exhibit and enjoy the inspiring and creative painting and photography from local artists. All ages are welcome.
When: Thursday, March 5 at 5:00 PM
Where: Theatre 1308, 1308 Edmonton Trail NE, Calgary
Additional Information: FREE Learn More
Friday, March 6
Story Time & Crafts at Deerfoot City
What: Ready, set and learn! Join in for storytime and crafts for kids hosted by the Calgary Public Library at Deerfoot City. Every Friday morning your kiddos can engage in a series of stories, singing, crafts and more.
When: Every Friday from January 17 – March 27 at 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Where: Deerfoot City (Food Lodge), 901 64 Ave NE, Calgary
Additional Information: FREE! Recommended for children ages 2 – 5, however, all are welcome.
Saturday, March 7
Calgary Roller Skate Pop Up Roller Rink
What: Roller skating is back and here to keep you rolling in a 15,000 square foot space with lights and music to keep you grooving!
When: Saturday, February 8 from 6:00 – 11:00 PM
Where: Junior Varsity Volley Ball Center, #130, 10 Smed Lane SE, Calgary
Additional Info: Click HERE For More Info
Sunday, March 8
Calgary Zoo Sunday Brunch
What: Enjoy a unique brunch experience with the whole family at the Calgary Zoo. From free-flowing chocolate foundation with fresh fruit, eggs benedict with Canadian bacon, made-to-order omelette station and more! Seating is based on a first come first serve basis.
When: Sunday, March 8 from 9:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Where: The Calgary Zoo – Safari Lodge, 210 St. George’s Drive NE
Additional information: Purchase online tickets HERE
Red & White Calgary Comic Card & Toy Expo
What: Comic mania expo with over 50 vendors selling comics, toys, art, games and more. This action-packed day is fun-filled for the entire family. Dress up and participate in a costume contest with door prizes and giveaways galore. Be creative and have fun!
When: Sunday, March 8 from 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Where: Red * White Club, McMahon Stadium, 1833 Crowchild Trail SW, Calgary
Admission: $5 admission & 12 and under FREE Learn More
Sunday Funday at Devonian Gardens
What: Come out to Calgary’s indoor garden for some family fun activities. Check out the Family Fun Room while visiting the Devonian Gardens and partake in activities such as puzzles, colouring, games, and books.
When: Sundays from 12:00 – 3:00 PM
Where: Devonian Gardens – 8 Ave & 2 St SW, Calgary