Don’t forget it’s Mother’s Day this Sunday! For everything our moms do for us be sure to treat them well this weekend. Here’s what’s happening in Calgary for Mother’s Day! (Brunch musts are on the bottom)
1. Mother’s Day Pamper Lounge
Show your mom just how special she is by treating her to a great day at the Calgary Farmers’ Market. This FREE event is to pamper all ages from 10am-2pm. This celebration includes complimentary neck massages, and samples from Sugar Creek Kettle Corn, Going Nuts, Totalitea and more! Plus try your luck at Spin-To-Win and exciting Draw Prizes! In support of Bare Bottoms Diaper Drive they will be accepting donations of new and opened packages of diapers, all sizes needed, pull-ups and training pants as well! For more information click here!
WHERE: Calgary Farmer’s Market – 510 77th Ave SE
2. Calgary’s Mother’s Day Walk
Register today for Calgary’s largest family fundraising event and join thousands of others to help support Jumpstart and Calgary Health Trust! Starting at 8:40am at Chinook Centre for warmup. For more information and to register click here!
3. Mother Daughter Fashion Show
Join The Core on Saturday May 13th at 2pm on the second level of the CORE for a special Mothers Day Fashion Show featuring exciting new Spring trends! No ticket required. Seating is first come first serve.
4. Calgary Stampeders Fanfest
On Saturday May 13th from 8:30am-1pm start your day off right with a free pancake breakfast served at the McMahon Stadium. Once the gates open at 9:30am there will be plenty of fun activities for the whole family to enjoy with the Stampeders, Coaches and Ralph the Dog! Get your photo with the grey cup and autographs from your favourite players. For more information click here!
WHERE: McMahon Stadium- 1817 Crowchild Trail NW
5. Legacy Laned Street Carnival
On Saturday May 13th from 1-4pm celebrate the grand opening of the new Laned show home parade by Jayman, Stepper and Shane Homes! Enjoy free food trucks by Dumpling Hero and Family Freezed. Bring your whole family to family to celebrate with activities for everyone to enjoy. For more details go here!
WHERE: 9 Legacy Glen Row SE, Calgary
6. Late Night Market
Join Eau Claire Market on May 12th for some late night shopping and live entertainment! From 5pm-11pm enjoy this fun filled event to celebrate local businesses. There will be live music, artisan vendors, sweets, buskers & more!
7. Day out with Thomas
This is a Heritage Park event the kids and parents will love! Day Out with Thomas provides the opportunity to take a ride with your favourite little tank engine. That’s not all! Enjoy face painting, music entertainment, model train interactive, story telling, mazes, wagon rides and much more! Join Thomas and Friends on May 12, 13 & 14th from 9am-4:30pm.
COST: (Ages 2 and up require a ticket) $24.00 a ticket.
WHERE: 1900 Heritage Drive SW
8. Alice’s Adventure in Wonderland
On Friday, May 12th and Saturday May 13th bring your whole family to see The Spectacle Blue Performance Company’s twist on the classic fairytale in this magical production of aerial circus arts.
WHERE: Unit #9, 1 Fischer Crescent in Okotoks, AB.
COST: Tickets $20, Senior Discount of $10.00
Get your tickets here!
9. First Annual Mother’s Day Festival
Come down to Olympic Plaza where there will be lots of music, vendors and fun celebrating Moms! Enjoy this event on may 13th from 10am-8pm. This is a free event and all ages are welcome! Click here for all the details.
10. Now for the Brunch…
Because is it really Mother’s Day if you don’t have a late breakfast and early lunch?
Winsport Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet – Sunday May 14th, 2017 from 9am-2pm. $19.30-$39.95
Fairmont Banff Springs – Spectacular Mother’s Day Brunch Buffet in the Riverview lounge. May 14th- Various Hours. $35-$80.
Fort Calgary Buffet – After a delicious brunch explore the 40-acre site for a RiverWalk. Sunday May 14th. $15-$37.
River Cafe Brunch – Featuring traditional favourites highlighting local Spring ingredients. May 13th & 14th 10am-3pm.
Calgary Zoo Brunch – Take your Mamma Bear to enjoy the Calgary Zoo’s Mother’s Day Brunch on May 14th at 9:30am-1pm. $12-$37.50.