Summer fun in Calgary: Family-friendly things to do in July

by Daniel Reid
June 2024


Whether you're a Calgary local or visiting for summer vacation, July offers an amazing lineup of experiences that are perfect for the whole family. Mark your calendars and get ready to make amazing memories at these upcoming events across Calgary.


Calaway Comic Fest for Kids (July 12 to 14)

Dive into the world of comics at the Calaway Comic Fest for Kids. Let your children don their favourite costumes and enjoy a day of character meet-and-greets, engaging activities, and performances, including a show by the adorable SuperDogs. Your whole family will love the positive vibes and cuddly fun at this festival.


Calgary Folk Music Festival (July 14)

Enjoy an eclectic mix of local and international performances across multiple stages. While adults appreciate the melodies, children can dance along, enjoy delicious snacks, and bask in the warm summer sun. It's a delightful way to experience the city's vibrant cultural scene. This year's lineup includes the Cowboy Junkies, Leith Ross, Wild Rivers, TEKE::TEKE, Moonriivr, Ben Howard and Billie Marten.


Rosebud Theatre presents Little Women (July 1 to 31)

For families with a flair for drama and storytelling, the Rosebud Theatre's rendition of Louisa May Alcott’s "Little Women" is a must-see. This musical adaptation brings the poignant story of the March sisters to life, providing a captivating experience for both young and old as they explore the trials and triumphs of growing up during America’s Civil War.


Family Fun at Flying Squirrel Trampoline Park in South Calgary

Any day is perfect for a visit to Flying Squirrel Trampoline Park in south Calgary, where excitement and energy meet. Whether it’s challenging one another on the ninja warrior course, engaging in a lively game of trampoline dodgeball, or leaping into foam pits, this park offers endless fun. With activities designed to entertain every age and skill level, your visit here promises joy and adventure for the entire family.


Whether you're seeking cultural enrichment, musical entertainment, or just plain fun, Calgary in July has something special for every family. Mark your calendars and prepare for a month filled with adventure and joy in one of Canada's most dynamic cities.



Flying Squirrel Trampoline Park is a Family Fun Center in South Calgary Alberta with plenty of activities and attractions for all ages! We have child friendly areas, and safety is our top priority!