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March break activities in Calgary

These are the things to do in Calgary that are sure to keep the boredom at bay.

Calgary is currently under stage two restrictions. Although some rules are easing, non-essential travel should still be avoided.

To keep in line with government advice, we’ve found a pile of virtual fun to keep the kids both safe and entertained.

When is March break in Calgary in 2021?

The 2021 March break falls between 29 March – 5 April 2021 in Calgary.

March break activities in Calgary for 2021

Fill your March break itinerary with everything from online courses to a game of backyard sport.

Pick up a new skill with an online course

Keep the learning going with an online course or two this upcoming break. From getting creative in the kitchen amongst fresh ingredients to learning a new instrument.

Head online for a mystery

Do something a little out of the box with a virtual mystery or escape experience. Put your detective skills to the test with a plethora of online options.

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Have a game of sport

Get them out of the house and off the couch with some new sports gear. Transform the backyard into their own soccer field or a cricket pitch.

Get skilled in the kitchen with a cookbook

Show them the fun in cooking with a book or two. Set up shop in the kitchen, whip out the aprons and let the creativity run wild.

Binge watch at home

On those days when all they want to do is curl up in bed, you can’t go wrong with a movie marathon or a classic TV show binge.

Have whole family fun

Get the whole crew out these March holidays with a show no one will forget. Sit back and relax as you watch acrobats, dancers, aerialists and contortionists wow and amaze.

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Free March break activities in Calgary

  • Easter Themed Art Class: Get into the Easter spirit virtually this year with an art class with Andrea and Desiree. The little ones will learn how to draw portraits, as well as sketching and colouring all things Easter.

March break day camps, workshops and events in Calgary

  • Virtual Science Spring Camps: Take a day out virtually at the TELUS Spark science centre. Your kids will love themes of space, engineering, sports and Minecraft (just to name a few).
  • Virtual Broadway Experience: You don’t need to head to Edmonton for this one, with a virtual Broadway experience. Take your pick from a virtual lesson, one-to-one meet-ups with a Broadway star, recorded messages and custom packages.

Frequently asked questions about March break in Calgary

What should I keep in mind with COVID-19 when going out during the school holidays?

The following restrictions apply over the March break in Calgary:

  • No more than 10 people can gather in a public space.
  • No more than six people can be seated at a table in a restaurant.
  • Group and community sport is not permitted.
  • Outdoor recreational activities are limited to one-on-one training and groups under 10 are encouraged to keep with their own households. Team sports must maintain two metres between players who are members of the public.
  • Outdoor skating rinks, sledding hills and Nordic ski areas are open with a maximum of 10 people in any one area.
  • Indoor and outdoor pools are open for one-on-one training with certified trainers.

Are all attractions in Calgary open?

No, all attractions in Calgary remain closed.

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