Bring your binoculars to the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary, just 5 km east of downtown on the Bow River, and keep your eyes peeled as this 36-hectare wildlife reserve is visited by more than 270 species of birds, 21 species of mammals, 2 amphibians, 2 reptiles, 7 species of fish and 27 species of butterflies. The Nature Centre boats an exhibit hall, educational resources for families and wildlife lovers, meeting space and records recent sightings in the area. .
Located in beautiful Police Point Park, Medicine Hat, Alberta, the Interpretive Program offers Nature programming and activities to the public all year long. School programs available - adapted for different grade levels. Community programs available or book a birthday party. We have fun, free activities each week.
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.
Starting from $199, this package includes overnight accommodation, complimentary breakfast buffet for 2 adults & 2 children, family pass to the Calgary Zoo and in-room extras.
Enjoy a mini vacation exploring some of Calgary's family-friendly attractions. Take your pick and enjoy 2 family passes to any of the following: Calgary Zoo, Calaway Park, TELUS Spark Science Centre, or $50 gift card to CrossIron Mills. Price is for 2 adults and 2 children for 2 nights.
Considering a “staycation”? Holiday Inn Calgary Macleod Trail South invites your family to skip the lines and save! Calgary Zoo tickets will be waiting for you when you check in. Fuel up for fun with pizza dinner, then start your day with breakfast in South Forty2 restaurant the next morning.
Grab a bite to eat from a double-decker food bus, dress up British (we’ll supply the props), get your photo taken at our photo booth, grab a pint and enjoy the Garden to the beat of the Beatles, the Stones and other favorites from across the sea.
Because beer and lawn games rule summer. Gather your date or your gang and head to the Garden for an evening of relaxed outdoor fun. Register in advance online; we’ll have an assortment of games available to play on a drop-in basis.
Live music, children’s activities and Canada Day Cake in a peaceful, relaxing setting. Half-price admission for Canadian Armed Forces personnel. To celebrate Canada’s special birthday, we’ll be selecting 150 visitors at random during the day to receive a gift from the Garden. Schedule of Events: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. - Kids in the Garden. Activities: Insect catching, ponding, Canada Day crafts, Musical entertainment, and Canada Day Cake (while supplies last).