They taught us to ride a bike, stand up for ourselves, and make a mean grilled cheese. Now it’s time to celebrate them! Father’s Day is here, Calgary, and as always, there will be a ton of exciting events happening in and around the city.

Not sure what’s going on? Here are 10 things you can check out this Sunday!

‘The Godfather’ – Father’s Day at The Plaza Theatre 

Make him an offer he can’t refuse! This weekend, treat your pops to the Plaza’s special Father’s Day screening of The Godfather where you’ll also be able to grab some grub from the Odd Sausage food truck which will be on-site all day long.

Not enough? They’re also offering a $25 package that includes your ticket, a small popcorn, and a negroni!

When: Sunday, June 16th, 2024
Where: The Plaza Theatre, 1133 Kensington Road NW
Time: 2 pm
Cost: $15+

Father’s Day Brunch at the Selkirk

Pancakes, eggs, quiche and more. This Father’s Day, treat your Dad to a tasty brunch at Calgary’s Selkirk Grill – an iconic restaurant in Heritage Park. After that, check out the sights and sounds of the area! Here’s to hoping for great weather!

When: Sunday, June 16th, 2024
Where: 1900 Heritage Dr. SW
Time: 10 am – 2 pm
Cost: Prices vary

Tees and Tacos

Swing for the fences this Father’s Day! This Sunday, check out Granary Road, a family-friendly destination that will be hosting a wholesome mini-golf extravaganza with a taco bar, petting zoo, and other outdoor activities.

When: Sunday, June 16th, 2024
Where: 226066 112 Street West, Foothills County, AB
Cost: $56.95

Canyon Ski Resort Alpine Coaster

Is your Dad an adrenaline-seeker? Hang on tight! Red Deer’s Canyon Coaster has reopened and with 1,345 metres of fun, this will be a fantastic place to celebrate Father’s Day.

Where: 38433, Range Rd 264A, AB
Time: Wednesday – Sunday 11 am-6 pm
Cost: $25

Father’s Day Train Excursion

All aboard! This weekend, Alberta’s Aspen Crossing will be holding a tasty event perfectly curated for Father’s Day. During this excursion, enjoy the incredible view, BBQ and beer. Get your tickets now!

When: Saturday, June 15th-16th, 2024
Where: Box 30 Mossleigh, AB
Time: Times vary
Cost: $65+

Father’s Day Brunch at the Calgary Zoo

Food, furry friends, and family fun! This Sunday, treat your Dad to a tasty meal at the Calgary Zoo then explore the grounds, don’t hesitate though – tickets are going fast!

When: Sunday, June 16th, 2024
Where: 210 St. George’s Drive NE
Time: 9 am, 11:30 am, and 2 pm
Cost: $69+

Father’s Day at TELUS Spark


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Spark is firing up the grill! This weekend, check out TELUS Spark for a sunny day BBQ Bash. From food to explosive demonstrations, this event is going to be an absolute blast.

When: Sunday, June 16th, 2024
Where: Telus Spark Science Centre – 220 St. George’s Drive NE
Time: 6 pm – 12 am
Cost: $26+

Downhill Karting

Vroom, vroom! This weekend, zip down Calgary’s downhill karting track and have an adrenaline-filled time celebrating your Dad. Who doesn’t love a little competition? 

When: Now open
Where: 88 Canada Olympic Road SW
Cost: $40+

Father’s Day Brunch at the Delta 

Dress up and head out for a tasty Father’s Day event at the Delta! Serving jalapeno and cheddar sausage coils, carved slow-cooked brisket, and everything in between, this is going to be a foodie’s dream.

When: Sunday, June 16th, 2024
Where: 135 Southland Drive Southeast Calgary, AB
Time: 9:30 am
Cost: Prices vary

Disney Animation: Immersive Experience, Calgary

This Father’s Day, celebrate your Dad with a visit to the Disney Animation: Immersive Experience, an extraordinary exhibit where you and yours can “step inside your favourite Disney songs and scenes and see characters up close.” Enjoy!

When: Until August 18th, 2024
Where: 20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary, AB
Cost: $34+

And there you have it, friends! 10 things you can do on Father’s Day in Calgary! Now get out there and enjoy!