We love family and Calgary has events set up all over town to celebrate the day! Here are our top 7 favourite Family Day To-Do’s:
1. GLOW- Downtown Calgary
Enjoy this free family friendly event to light up winters darkest days! From February 17-20th between 6:30-11pm experience 12 light art installations at unique downtown sites. The Olympic Plaza, The Harley Hotchkiss gardens and Contemporary Calgary will be the places to be this weekend. For more information checkout www.CalgaryDowntown.com.
2. Storybook Theatre: Bridge to Terabithia
Get a good cry on with this play adaptation of the widely popular book, Bridge to Terabthia at Beddington Heights Theatre. The play is on evenings at 7pm February 14th-18th and 2pm on Saturday. Tickets are limited so get in before they’re all gone! https://www.storybooktheatre.org/
3. YYC Hot Chocolate Fest
Check out this sweet event for the whole family. Searching for the best Hot Chcolate concoction during the 6th Annual YYC Hot Chocolate Festival. Local eateries are featuring their signature drinks, created specially for this event. Proceeds will be going to Calgary Meals on Wheels. With various locations around town be sure to visit www.yychotchocolate.com for location information and to vote on your favourite!
4. Family Day at StudioBell
The Studio Bell is opening its doors on Family Day for a special event! What’s better than spending time with your family? Spending your time with your family in the Studio Bell. On February 20th from 10am-5:00pm there will be live music, craft and music experimental centres and much more! Kimball Theatre Organ performances will be at 11:30am, 1:30pm and 3:30pm. For all the information be sure to check out their website right here.
5. Iced at WinSport
On February 18-20th between 10am-5pm get your ice sculpture on, participate in ice games and climb and slide on ice and snow sculptures. Under 2 get in free and max admission fee for a family is $30. Live carving demos are between 11am-2pm each day. Checkout www.winsport.ca for more info.
6. Cineplex Family Favourites
Watch your family favourites Saturday morning at 11am for $2.99 a ticket! So grab your family, popcorn and get to your closest Cineplex Theatre to enjoy some classic movies. I mean for $2.99, you can’t afford not to go. Check it out at right here.
7. Eau Claire Market Family Fun Day
Bundle up and enjoy this free event of family fun in the hub of Calgary at Eau Claire Market. On February 20th there will be kid’s musicians, magicians, games and much more! It’s definitely one to check out and you’ll love it as much as the kids. It’s all right here.