Fun Family-Friendly Festivals
Summer is here, and we bet you are looking for fun things to do with the whole family. If you and your family love festivals, you’ll be happy to know there are lots of events going on in and around Calgary this summer. Whether you are looking for a rodeo or something a bit more cultural, we’ve got you covered.
Calgary StampedeThe Calgary Stampede is a ten-day annual rodeo, exhibition, and festival. Features the world’s largest rodeo, a parade, concerts, stage shows and more! July 7-16, 2017
Taste of Okotoks Taste of Okotoks showcases delicious food from the Okotoks area and offers live music, artists, and family fun. There will also be local artisans, entertainment, and boutique shopping. July 22, 2017
Inglewood Sunfest The Inglewood Sunfest will highlight thehistorical and vibrant Inglewood community and nature. There will be performers, vendors, fantastic food, a pie eating contest, kid zone and even more! July 21, 2017
AFRIKADEY! AFRIKADEY! presents a captivating array of African-inspired entertainment, sights, sounds, and flavours. There will be capoeira, dance and drum performances all around and provide fun for the whole family. August 5, 2017
Strathmore Stampede The Strathmore Stampede features unique hand-crafted goods, arts and crafts, chuckwagon races, live entertainment, a farmer’s market and even a bull run! Get out your boots and bring the whole family down for a few days of fun. August 4-7, 2017
GlobalFest GlobalFest aims to showcase more than 60 cultures through a variety of events and activities, celebrating diversity in Calgary. It will feature heritage dress, cultural music, interactive activities, ethnic foods and even a firework show! August 15-26, 2017
We hope everyone has a fun and safe summer! If you find out about anymore amazing events near Calgary this summer, be sure to let us know. We’d love to hear about it and spread the word!