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The Royal Canadian Family Circus SPECTAC! is coming to CrossIron Mills June 15 to 17, 2018, for 6 captivating shows that will mesmerize, astound, and thrill you beyond the extraordinary! For more information and to purchase 2 for 1 Tickets, visit, Promo Code: calgaryschild.

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Calgary's Child on Global Calgary Morning News

For parenting tips and updates from local experts, don't miss the Calgary's Child Magazine Parenting Segment on the  Global Calgary Morning News Show every Monday morning! Each segment has a different guest and topic, and our segment airs at approximately 8:25am.

Monday, June 25
Guest: The City of Calgary
Topic: Join The City of Calgary and Partners on July 1st for a celebration like no other! The City has been working hard with their partners to plan many fun, family-friendly, and free events filled with music, dance, art and culture taking place across downtown. Tune in for full details of the big day in celebration of our great nation! 

Monday, July 2
Topic: Prevent Summer Brain Drain at TELUS Spark! 
This summer, TELUS Spark is kicking off Operation Explore, featuring their most giant and crazier outdoor experiments than ever before! Tune in to watch one of their most explosive experiments you can enjoy with your family at TELUS Spark this summer: The Nitrogeyser! 

Monday, July 9
Editor-in-Chief, Ellen Percival, Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic: Tune in for Ellen's top summertime hacks for free fun for kids, teens, and parents alike!

Monday, July 16
Guest: Pacekids Programs
Topic: Camping, road tripping, adventuring near and far. Summertime is the perfect time to get out and explore Mother Nature. Tune in for Pacekids' top tips to ensure a successful vacation when you have a child with behavioural challenges. 

Monday, July 25
Guest: Soraya Lakhani, M.Ed.,               R. Psych., Yellow Kite Psychology
Topic: Navigating co-parenting and your children's birthdays after divorce? Tune in for Soraya's expert advice to ensure successful celebrations. 

Calgary's Child on Soft Rock 97.7 with Christina Rowsell

We're delighted to announce a new partnership with Soft Rock 97.7FM. Every other week, our favorite radio host Christina Rowsell will be featuring select topics brought to you by Calgary's Child Magazine to start conversations on the issues that matter most to Calgary's families. Listen in from 11am to 12pm!

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Festivals & Fairs

Calaway Comic Fest for Kids.
Everyday from Jul 13, 2018 - Jul 15, 2018 at 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Takes place July 13 to 15. Calling all superheroes! Dress up in your best family-friendly costume and visit the Artist Market featuring unique items from local artists! Or stop by the Photo Op Zone to be transported to a world far, far away. Forgot your mask? Stop by the Superhero Face Painting Center ($5 per face). Character meet and greets each day! Included with admission.
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Westerner Days Fair & Exposition.
Everyday from Jul 18, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Westerner Days Fair & Exposition takes place July 18 to 22. Buckle Up and Let's Go to Central Alberta's largest summer celebration! Inside the Saputo Kids Corral, you'll find the Alberta Co-op family stage, face painting, mini golf, crafts and activities, and more! New this year, check out the animals, and enjoy the Funhaus inflatables with a monster obstacle course and more activities for all ages! Passes on sale now!
Location:Red Deer, AB
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Calgary Turkish Festival.
Everyday from Jul 19, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018 at 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Takes place July 19 to 22. Come experience the Calgary Turkish Festival! Browse and buy Turkish products, souvenirs, and handcrafts; participate in activities for children; view many authentic demonstrations and performances; sample Turkish cuisine; and do much more at the Festival. Admission is free. For more information, visit the website.
Location:Burc Intercultural Centre: 2937, 19 Street NE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events
Fiestaval Latin Festival.
Everyday from Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Takes place July 20 to 22. Enjoy hundreds of performers, authentic Latin food vendors, the best Latin entertainment from Western Canada, international Latin bands, an international dance showcase, an amazing kids’ area, and more! For full schedule of activities, visit the website.
Location:Downtown Calgary - Olympic Plaza
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Calgary Folk Music Festival.
Everyday from Jul 26, 2018 - Jul 29, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Festival takes place July 26 to 29. Calgary's favorite family-friendly music festival is bringing back your annual favourites including the beer gardens, kids' zone, food trucks, local vendors, and over 70 folk artists from around the globe! For full musical lineup, schedule, and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Taste of Calgary .
Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Aug 9, 2018 - Aug 12, 2018 at 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Takes place August 9 to 12. Discover Calgary's global cuisines from a mix of unique restaurants and beverage companies. Plus, get a taste of Calgary's great musicians. And shop at some of the most interesting marketplace vendors in the city! Buy sampling tickets for $1 each right at the festival and use them to sample any of the food or beverage menu items. Visit a variety of artisans, entrepreneurs, and interactive activities to add to the fun of the festival. Admission to the festival is free and includes a taste of Calgary's best musical acts. To purchase tickets in advance, visit the website.
Location:Eau Claire Festival Plaza: Barclay Parade and 3 Street SW
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Everyday from Aug 16, 2018 - Aug 25, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The Trico Homes International Fireworks Festival will illuminate the night sky with a symphony of pyrotechnics and music, coming together as an artistic display of light and sound. Sunbelt Rentals, OneWorld Festival will play host to various activities including live performances, cultural pavilions, ethnic food booths, and a night market! For full lineup and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Elliston Park: 1827, 68 Street SE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids

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