5 beautiful Calgary parks to enjoy on Mother’s Day

Looking for something to do that will make your mom feel special this weekend? Here are five beautiful parks in Calgary to explore for Mother's Day. 

1) Prince's Island Park

Stroll around Prince’s Island Park this weekend and explore the Chevron Learning Pathway or enjoy brunch at the local River Cafe, which is known for its locally-sourced seasonal ingredients. (4 St. and 1 Ave. S.W.)

2. Bowness Park 

Walk along the lagoon and enjoy brunch at Seasons of Bowness Park or a hot cup of tea at the Tea House. (​8900 48 Ave. N.W.)

3. Inglewood Bird Sanctuary 

Does your mom love birds? Celebrate Mother’s Day and the return of our feathered friends as they migrate back to Calgary at the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary for International Migratory Bird Day. (2405 9 Avenue S.E.)

4. Central Memorial Park: Art display in the park

Central Memorial Park is Calgary’s oldest park and is located in the heart of the Beltline. Just in time for Mother’s Day, art work will be on display in the park featuring a local landscape photographer and artist. (1221 2 St. S.W.)

5. West Eau Claire Park 

Bring your family together to enjoy the Bow River and the beautifully designed open spaces along the riverfront in West Eau Claire, including the Delta Garden located south of the Peace Bridge. (7 St. and 1 Ave. S.W.)

The City of Calgary has more than 8,000 hectares of parkland and 800 km of pathways for citizens to enjoy.
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