Calgary, AB,

Family Day 2015 Hours of Operation for City of Calgary Facilities

The City of Calgary is adjusting its hours of operation for services and facilities on Family Day, Monday, Feb. 16, 2015.

Calgary Transit
Calgary Transit will provide a Sunday level of service on Family Day, Monday, Feb. 16. Please check the schedules page to find out when your bus is running.

For more information on fares, schedules and spring service changes visit, call Teleride at 403-974-4000, or Calgary Transit Customer Service at 403-262-1000.

Visit for facility and program information.

Shouldice Family Day Event
Join us at the Shouldice Arena and Aquatic & Fitness Centre between 1-4 p.m. on Monday, Feb 16 for free swimming & skating, games, horse drawn wagon rides and more. A DJ will spin the hits to provide an entertaining afternoon for the whole family. Don't worry if you get hungry, we have a food truck coming too. ​

Aquatics and Fitness Centres
Free public swimming from 1 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. and from 3 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.​on Family Day at:

*Note the 30 minute break between free swim times will be waived if capacity permits. All other Aquatics & Fitness Centres will be closed on Monday, Feb. 16.

Leisure Centres

Village Square Leisure Centre
Family Day Hours: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Southland Leisure Centre
Family Day Hours: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Family Day Weekend Climbing and Gymnastics Drop-in at Southland
The whole family is welcome to our special Family Day weekend indoor rock climbing and gymnastics drop-in, Sunday, Feb. 15 from 3-5 p.m.

The following Arenas are offering Free Public Skating from 1 - 2:30 p.m. on Family Day:

All other arenas will be closed on Monday, Feb. 16, except for any advanced bookings.

Art Centres
The North Mount Pleasant and Wildflower Arts Centres will be closed on Family Day, Monday, Feb. 16.

Parks: We are Family - Family Day Celebration
Spend time with your family in nature! Join us for free fun-filled nature activities throughout the Family Day weekend. We will be hosting nature-based events at some outdoor skating rinks within City Parks throughout the entire weekend. In addition, if you and your family prefer indoor nature, join us at Devonian Gardens for drop-in activities.




Friday, Feb. 13

5-8 p.m.

Prince’s Island Park

Saturday, Feb. 14     

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Carburn Park

Sunday, Feb. 15

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Prince’s Island Park

Monday, Feb. 16

1 – 3 p.m.

Devonian Gardens

Animal Services Centre
2201 Portland Street SE
Monday to Friday: open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. 
Family Day: closed

Residential Waste & Recycling Collection
Residential waste & recycling collection is not affected on the Family Day holiday.

Both Spyhill  and Shepard Landfill will be closed on Family Day, Monday, Feb. 16. East Calgary Landfill is open 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. on the holiday Monday.

Administrative Offices
Administrative offices including the Municipal Building will be closed on Monday, Feb. 16.

Other Facilities

Fort Calgary
Winter Carnival, Feb. 16
FREE Family Fun from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Calgary Zoo
Gates open 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. daily. Zoo Grounds close at 6 p.m.
The southwest gate entrance remains closed due to construction.

Heritage Park
Family Quest, Feb. 13, 14, 15 & 16
Interactive family challenges from 9:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Family Day Weekend Activities
Feb. 13 – 15 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Feb. 16 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.