This garden centre has trees, shrubs, perennials and garden decorations, as well as a gift shop and a butterfly house filled with exotic plants and tropical butterflies.
Located in the heart of central Alberta, Ellis Bird Farm is both a working farm as well as a non-profit organization dedicated to the conservation of Mountain Bluebirds, Tree Swallows and other native cavity-nesting birds. Drop-in visitors and tour groups are welcome at Ellis Bird Farm.
Walk the trails in the summer and ski or snowshoe in winter at this outdoor wilderness centre 20-minutes east of Sherwood Park. Campsites, picnic sites, a cookhouse and a fire pit are onsite.
Celebrate the return of giant pandas to the Calgary Zoo! During their time in Calgary, the giant pandas will stay at Panda Passage, an exclusive, newly-constructed habitat where you can discover so much about these charming and elusive animals. Package includes overnight accommodation and family admission to the Calgary Zoo.
Departing from Sundre, the West Country Tour includes admission to the Yamnuska Wolfdog Sanctuary, lunch at the Water Valley Saloon, a tour of the Wild Horses of Alberta sanctuary, a wagon ride to see the local herd of wild horses, and honey mead tasting at the Fallen Timber craft meadery.
There's always something new to discover at the Calgary Zoo! Your family zoo package includes an overnight stay, family admission to the Calgary Zoo (two adults and two children), insider's tip sheet and complimentary, hot breakfast.
A fun-filled family event. Meet beautiful butterflies from around the world in the Tropical Showhouse. Make bug and butterfly crafts, catch some interesting creatures with our nature interpreters, and learn about the fascinating world of butterflies. Dress up as your favorite bug or butterfly and spend a wonderful spring day outdoors with the butterflies at the Garden. Most activities are included with admission, nominal charge for some crafts. Drop-in event - no registration required. Craft activities are while supplies last. Passes and coupons are eligible for this event.
A gorgeous display of colour from locally grown martagon lilies. Members of the Alberta Regional Lily Society will be on hand to answer your lily-growing questions. Drop-in event; no registration is required to attend show. Registration through the Alberta Regional Lily Society is required to be a participant in the judged portion of the event. Regular admission to the Garden applies. Coupons and passes are eligible for this event.
An annual exhibition and sale by members of the Parkland Art Club. Come and meet the artists. Regular admission applies. Passes and coupons are eligible for this event.