Happy Sunday, friends! How was your weekend? As always, we hope it was wonderful and full of fun, fresh air, and excitement. If not, don’t fret! You’ve got 5 days ahead where there are plenty of places to see and events to attend. Here are 10 socially-distant things to do in Calgary this week!
The sun is out and the snow and ice are melting. That can only mean one thing! Spring has nearly sprung and the mountains are calling our name! This week lace up your boots, pack up the car, and head to the Rockies where trails aplenty await. Click the link above for the most beautiful hikes you can do near Calgary this spring!
It’s down to the wire, friends! You’ve only got a few more days left to support local, explore the city, and breathe in some fresh air during the Bridgeland Arctic Adventure! This week check out their ‘adventure circuit’ which includes harder than you think tasks, like group photos in front of hidden city gems, videos proof of you participating in singalongs and fitness challenges, and a ton more.
When: Until Wednesday, March 31st
Where: Community of Bridgeland – See directions here
The dining scene is finally back, folks! Surprisingly while we were separated, several new places were able to still open their doors for delivery, but now that we’re finally able to enjoy the ambiance. Check out the link above for a list of restaurants you may have missed the openings for!
This week, check out Tokyo Chopsticks, a Shelter YYC takeover featuring Japanese food and ramen crafted by the talented Chef Keisuke of Ikemen Calgary. With unreal items like Japanese curry miso ramen, edamame guacamole, Kabocha pumpkin vege ramen we can guarantee that you won’t leave hungry.
When: Tuesday, March 23rd
Where: 1210 1 St SW, Calgary, AB
They say a way to someone’s heart is through their stomach, but if you give them the choice between fries and a pug snuggle, you’ll find out pretty quickly that this is simply untrue. Whether you’re looking to bond with your furry pal, get some exercise, or just to pup watch, why not check out one of Calgary’s dog parks! Click the link above for our favourites.
BINGO! Hosted by local queen Felicia Bonee, homebodies are encouraged to log have a drink or two, and win prizes during this weeks’ virtual bingo night! For more information or to get full directions on how to play check out the link above! Good luck, Calgary.
When: Wednesday, March 24th
Where: Online at the link above
Time: 5 pm
This Friday hit the Calgary Zoo for their adult-only escape room, The Locked Zoo: Penguin Pursuit. During this laid-back activity, guests will be able to walk around and enjoy everything that the zoo has to offer, while also cracking codes, solving riddles, and putting together puzzles with a drink in their hand. Click the link above for tickets!
When: Friday, March 26th
Where: 210 St. George’s Drive NE
Time: 5:30 pm
Grab some snacks and hit shuffle on that ‘road tunes’ playlist of yours! We live in a beautiful province and one of the easiest ways to really experience its beauty is from behind the wheel. Click the link above for some of the most scenic drives in Alberta.
More often than not these days, we catch ourselves longing for the sun and everything we can do under it – like golf! This week check out Hotel Arts, where you won’t find acres of green, but you will find a high def screen! Here you can play a few rounds of virtual golf poolside, enjoy a drink or two, and even take lessons from a pro. This really is as good as it gets, Calgary! Check it out.
Where: 119 12 Ave SW, Calgary
Miss going to the movie theatre to catch a flick? Well, the folks at Calgary’s Hotel Arts want you to grab some popcorn and enjoy with their dinner and movie staycation package. For less than $300 enjoy a night of luxury and fun in one of their suites.
When: See dates above
Where: 119 12 Ave SW, Calgary
There you have it, party people, 10 socially distant things to do in Calgary this week. Please be kind, be safe and have fun out there!