The City of Calgary Parks has been providing a variety of special events and programs for over 30 years. We offer many free public events families and individuals can participate in. We also offer numerous nature courses through our Parks Program Guide programs.
Shakespeare in the Core
Come down to Devonian Gardens and enjoy some Shakespearian monologues presented by The Shakespeare Company who are known for Theatre Calgary's Shakespeare by the Bow.
Date: Wednesday, August 13
Time: noon - 1 p.m.
Inglewood Bird Sanctuary Flood Tours
Come visit the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary to participate in tours of the flood-affected areas. Free, one-hour guided tours start Saturday, May 10 until Sunday, September 14. Space is limited, so please sign up online
to pre-register for these walks.
May, June, September:
- Wednesdays at 7 p.m.
- Saturdays at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
- Sundays at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
- Tuesdays & Thursdays at 2 p.m.
- Wednesdays at 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.
- Saturdays & Sundays at 11 a.m. & 2 p.m.
Programs and events calendar
Teachers, help get your students interested in nature and the environment with our wide range of educational programs, designed for students from preschool to high school.
Community gardens are important to the health and well-being of our neighbourhoods – they promote partnerships, provide food and encourage land stewardship Calgary has a long history of community gardens, and The City is pleased to support these gardens by working cooperatively with community associations and gardening organizations.