Things to do in Calgary June 24th to July 2nd

Canada Day Fireworks

Date: July 1st, 2019
Time: 11:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Location: Bow River Corridor

If you’re staying in the city for Canada Day, you’re going to need a great spot to watch the fireworks. For Canada’s 152 birthday you can guarantee that they’re going to be pretty rad. The show goes off from the Centre Street Bridge but you don’t want to be too close there. Enjoy the show starting at 11pm anywhere along the Bow River corridor, but there are a few prime locations. South Bow River pathway between 3rd and 1st SW, McHugh Bluff Park, Nose Hill Park, Max Bell Centre and Valley View Park West Ridge at 26th St SE. Bring your friends, fam, or that sexy special someone to watch the fireworks and make some explosive memories!

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Saskatoon Farm

Date: June 29, 2019 – July 1, 2019
Time: Varies
Cost: Free admission
Location: Saskatoon Farm, 80181 338 Ave E #20

Trying to find something to do with the friends and famjam this long weekend? The berries may not be ripe enough to pick yourself yet, but you can’t find a more summery spot than the @saskatoonfarm! It’s got everything you could possibly want for daytime adventure, from a garden centre, a market garden, and a to-die-for restaurant. Take a wander and see if you can find the coveted sakatoon butter tarts, find some sweet home items from the general store, and grab some organic farm fresh produce to take home with you. It’s only a 10-minute drive south from Calgary, open 9-5 and it’s guaranteed to be a beautifully fun date with your nearest and dearest!

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Canada Day at National Music Centre

Date: July 1, 2019
Hours: 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 
Cost: Free
Location: National Music Centre, 850 4 St SE

Trying to plan out your Canada Day? Head to @nmc_canada to celebrate their 3rd birthday and have fun exploring Canada’s killer music scene, all day for free! Wander through five floors of musical exhibits, enjoy live tunes, and tons of exhibits! Done exploring studio bell? Head off to the King Eddy for the rooftop garden party where Coldgarden brews will be flowing! It’s going to be a brilliant day all round, and did we mention admission is free all day, July 1st? Check out @nmc_canada for all the deets and don’t miss this one!

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