Things to do from home in Calgary May 4th to May 12th

Saskatoon Farm Garden Centre Opens

Date: 7 Days a Week 
Cost: Free Admission
Location: The Saskatoon Farm80181 338 Ave E #20

There seems to be a lot of anger in the world at the moment, but here is something we can all agree on – beautiful flowers make pretty much everyone happier, so if you can, you should probably plant some. Not sure where to get them? The @saskatoonfarm has you covered for everything from tomatoes to succulents and all the flowery plants, shrubs, and trees in between! The garden centre at the farm is officially open 7 days a week now, from 9am-5pm with a few COVID related logistical tweaks. Social distancing and online ordering? Check! Early bird shopping for seniors and the immunocompromised? Check! The most smile-worthy plants around? Check! Brighten up your life with some new flora, just hit up @saskatoonfarm first to brush up on the new rules and then head out!

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Cinco De Mayo – Food Truck Drive-Through

Date: May 5, 2020
Cost: Menu Pricing
Location: Southcentre Mall100 Anderson Rd SE

We have the perfect plans for you tonight. Cinco De Mayo done the socially responsible way brought to you by @yycfoodtrucks Taco Takeover! Hit up the @southcentremall parking lot today from 3-8pm for a full on taco-palooza. With baos from @taikocanteen, grilled hangar steak tacos from @liltruckontheprairie, and round churros from @calgaryminidonuts for dessert. There are more trucks and special Cinco De Mayo menus to choose from you can get out of the house, celebrate the day, and be socially responsible all at the same time – it’s a super tasty win-win-win.

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Alberta Parks Campgrounds Set To Re-Open June 1st

Date: Online Booking Begins on May 14
Cost: Varies
Location: Alberta Parks

Ah yes, we have more of these good news / bad news situations here for you. First up, the good news… @alberta_parks campgrounds are set to reopen select grounds on June 1, which is super rad. Physically distant fun outdoors is good for the mind and the soul right now. Reservations open again May 14th using the site The bad news? There will only be half as many spots open for now, sites are only open to Albertans, no group or comfort spots opening this year and there is still a campfire ban. Keep checking on the @alberta_parks insta for more information and changes to regular rules as they come up.

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