Calgary, AB,

Labour Day 2014 Hours of Operation for City of Calgary Facilities

The City of Calgary is adjusting its hours of operation on Labour Day; Monday, September 1, 2014.

Calgary Transit

Visit this page for a complete listing of Fall Service Revisions effective September 1, 2014.

Calgary Transit will offer a Sunday level of service on Monday, Sept. 1. Both Transit Customer Service Centres are closed on Labour Day, and the Call Centre is open from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.

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


Visit for facility and program information.

Aquatics and Fitness Centres
All aquatics and fitness centres will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014. 
*Beltine Aquatic & Fitness Centre remains closed for renovations.
*Foothills Aquatic Centre is closed for maintenance through Sept.16.
*Glenmore Aquatic Centre is closed for maintenance through Oct. 5. 

Outdoor Pools
All eight outdoor pools will be open through 8 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014, then closed for the season. Click here for information and hours of operation for the Silver Springs Outdoor Pool.
Highwood, Mount Pleasant and South Calgary Pool will be celebrating the Dog Days of Summer Swim on Labour Day. Bring your pooch for a splash in support of local charity.

Leisure Centres
Southland Leisure Centre
Closed September 1 – 14, reopening Monday, September 15. All areas, including water park, will be closed except:

Village Square Leisure Centre
Open Labour Day: 11 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Closed September 2 – 19, reopening Saturday, September 20. All areas, including wate rpark, will be closed except:

  • Administration: open regular hours
  • Arenas: check schedule at
  • Drop-in Fitness: open September 8 - 19 with modified schedule,
  • Weight Room: open regular hours September 5 – 19

​All arenas will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014 except for any advanced bookings.

Art Centres
The North Mount Pleasant and Wildflower Arts Centres will be closed on Monday, Sept.1, 2014.

Athletic Parks
All Athletic Parks are closed on Monday, Sept.1, 2014 except for any advanced bookings.


Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Nature Centre
The Nature Centre is closed on Labour Day.
The Sanctuary’s trails will remain closed throughout 2014 due to flood damage.

Devonian Gardens
Devonian Gardens follow the same hours as the CORE Shopping Centre.
Labour Day:  Open 12 p.m. – 5 p.m.

Animal Services Centre
2201 Portland Street SE

Monday to Friday: open 10 a.m. - 7 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday: open 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
Labour Day: Closed

Click here for photos and information of pets currently available for adoption.

Residential Garbage & Recycling Collection
Residential garbage & recycling collection is not affected on Labour Day.

Spyhill, East Calgary and Shepard Landfills are open daily from 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.  through October 31.
Click here for landfill locations and driving directions.

Administrative Offices
Administrative offices including the Calgary Municipal Building will be closed on Monday, Sept. 1, 2014.

Other Facilities

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
The 50th Anniversary celebrations continue at Heritage Park.

Be one of the first 500 guests through the gates before 10:30 a.m. and enjoy a complimentary pancake breakfast in Gunn’s Dairy Barn.

The Strathcona Mounted Troop
Witness the pageantry and excitement of the Strathcona Mounted Troop as they bring history to life with their legendary musical ride. Canadian Forces soldiers dressed in 1920s period uniforms and mounted on horseback will perform a spectacular musical ride, tent pegging demonstration and finish with an exciting historical cavalry charge. The Strathcona Mounted Troop will parade through the Village Centre, before performing their musical ride at 2 p.m.