Calgary, AB,

City Services: Heritage Day 2017

We're adjusting our hours of operation for Heritage Day on Monday, August 7. Here's a list of what you need to know:

Getting around

Calgary Transit

Calgary Transit will provide a Sunday level of service on Monday, Aug. 7. For more information on fares, schedules and service changes visit or follow us on Twitter @calgarytransit.

No payment is required for on-street parking and holiday rates are charged at select surface lots and Calgary Parking Authority parkades (CPA), on Monday, Aug. 7.

Road Closures and Construction
It’s summer construction season; plan ahead to help avoid delays. For real-time information on collisions, road closures for special events and detours visit, or to find out more about long term construction projects visit

Heritage Day Activities
Soak up some rays in Calgary’s oldest neighbourhood at the Inglewood Sunfest, sample some ethnic food at the 40th annual Heritage Day Festival or step back in time at Heritage Park. Click here for a complete listing of community events happening in and around our city over the holiday weekend.

Things to do
Beat the heat
Check the status of The City’s wading pools, spray parks and outdoor pools here.

Enjoy a round of golf
Visit to book a tee time, print score cards and learn more about special offers at our eight municipal courses located throughout the city.

Leisure Centres
Both Southland and Village Square Leisure Centres are open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 7. Regular admission applies.

Around the house

Home improvement hub
Finalizing that new deck or building a fence over the long weekend? Our Home Improvement Hub is a one stop shop to access the information you need to tackle that backyard project.

City of Calgary Landfills operate four days a week. Hours for the holiday weekend are as follows:


East Calgary



Saturday, Aug. 5

Open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Sunday, Aug. 6

Open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.



Monday, Aug. 7 (Heritage Day)

Open 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.



Staying safe

Fire Bans
There is currently no fire ban or fire safety advisory in effect within City limits. Visit our website for the latest information.

Facility Closures

The following facilities will be closed on Monday, Aug. 7, 2017: