Canada Day Family Experience
11:00 am - 04:00 pm
Canada Day Family ExperienceIs your birthday July 1st? Got proof?
In addition to all of the great FREE, fun and interactive family activities happening at Olympic Plaza, if your birthday is July 1st and you can prove it you’ll be granted exclusive access to the ‘BIP tent’ packed with free goodies and prizes. We’ll also have a birthday cake, large enough to feed all the birthday boys and girls (of any age) and a few hundred of their friends on site.
It doesn’t matter where you were born or what year, we want to celebrate your birthday in style. You can bring your entire family down as there are tons of FREE activities available for children and adults of all ages.
FREE Events happening 11am to 4pm
Biggest Ever Birthday Party – VIP tent and Birthday Cake 12:30pm – 1:30pm CAKE TIME!
Green Fools Social Circus - Free circus training every hour on the hour
Jumpzone – Jump on safe, springfree™ trampolines, free.
The Buffalo Herd Interactive Native Art by Terrance Houle - Create your own artist inspired punk rock T-shirt
Calgary Youth Chorus Performs their newest show: Alberta Bound! A high energy show that will get your family moving and grooving along in this truly “all Canadian family experience”
BeatDrop DJ camp (free) - Teens! Learn to DJ from Beat Drop’s mixing and scratching experts
Crazy Family Dance Party from 3pm – 4pm
#IAMDOWNTOWN Picnic Zone - Borrow one of our #IAMDOWNTOWN picnic blankets to enjoy your BYOL (bring your own lunch from home or grab some grub in the area) and watch the kids having fun.
3ft Tall Stage featuring Mr Rayz and Wagon Stage - A treat for the little ones with appropriate children’s entertainment for the tots and pre-schoolers
Snacks will be available from Carne and other food vendors in Olympic Plaza, as well as the various selections along Stephen Avenue
Plus much, MUCH more!
FREE parking at the following downtown parkades:
Lot 28 McDougall Parkade (720 - 5 Ave SW)
Lot 54 Centennial Parkade (608-9 Ave SW/823- 5 St SW)
Lot 25 City Centre Parkade (240-10 Ave SW/221 9 Ave SW)
Lot 40 James Short Parkade (112- 5 Ave SW/115- 4 Ave SW)
Lot 60 Convention Centre Parkade (727-1 St SE)
Lot 24 EPCOR Centre Parkade (829 Macleod Trail SE)
Lot 36 City Hall Parkade (322 - 9 Ave SE)
Did we mention it was FREE and completely open to the public?
Stage & Screen
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Lecture & Education
Building Effective TeamsMay 27, 2019
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University of Calgary Downtown Campus - 906 8 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2P 1H9
Sports & Outdoor
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Stephen Avenue Walk