WYD YYC! March 9 – March 15, 2020
Monday, February 24
Calgary Zoo Penguin Walk
What: Watch the king penguins waddle through the zoo for a daily enrichment walk.
When: 11:00am (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 9 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)
Tuesday, March 10
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
Wednesday, March 11
Servus Ski Wednesday
What: Calling all ski lovers! Looking to ski this season on a budget? Servus Credit Union in partnership with WinSport is providing Calgarians with the opportunity to ski for only $13.99.
When: Wednesday, March 11 from 3 – 9PM (Wednesday recurring event)
Where: Winsport’s Canada Olympic Park, 88 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary
Additional Info: $2 admission and Servus Credit Union members are FREE Learn More
Thursday, March 12
$5 Laser City
What: Enjoy $5 laser games at Laser City every Wednesday and Thursday evenings.
When: Thursday, March 12 at 4:30 – 9PM
Where: Laser City, #125, 572 Aero Dr NE
Friday, March 13
Dive In Movie at the Village Square Leisure Centre
What: Experience watching Frozen 2 while swimming or lounging by the pool at the Village Square Leisure Centre!
When: Friday, March 13 at 6 – 9PM
Where: Village Square Leisure Centre, 2623 56th St NE, Calgary
Admission: Regular admission applies
Saturday, March 14
Calgary Farmers Market – It’s Shamrock O’Clock
What: Head down to the Calgary Farmers Market to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Irish dancing and fiddler and more!
10am: Ian Gott Irish Dance Academy
11am: Luck O’ The Irish Games & Balloons
1pm: Bow Valley Fiddlers
When: Saturday, March 14 at 10AM – 2PM
Where: Calgary Farmers Market (main stage in the Food Hall), 510-77th Ave SE
Glenbow Museum Adventure
What: Explore the exhibition Maxwell Bates: The In Crowd with the whole family! Recommended for families with children ages 7-12, activities include recreating an acrylic on canvas painting that you will be able to take home, behind the scenes fun, and touring the gallery.
When: Saturday, March 14 at 1 – 4PM
Where: Glenbow Museum, 130 9 Ave NE, Calgary
Admission: Regular admission applies. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to regiser.
Sunday, March 15
What: Delivered by Northern Hills Community Association and Panorama Hills Community Centre, come out with the whole family and enjoy an afternoon of FREE ice skating, snow activities, and more! This event will also be St. Patrick’s theme.
When: Sunday, March 15 at 1:30– 3:20PM
Where: 400 Panamount Blvd NW, Calgary