Calgary Weekend Bucket List: January 28th & 29th

January 23, 2023


Weekend Bucket List: January 28th & 29th

Are you looking for something to go to this weekend? Here are some events we suggest you can check out!

Zehnder’s Snowfest
When: JAN 25 AT 2 PM – JAN 29 AT 6 PM
Where: Zehnder’s of Frankenmuth

Celebrating 32 Years of winter fun for the whole family!

Zehnder’s Snowfest has been host to one of the top snow and ice sculpting events in North America for the past 31 years. Visitors have enjoyed larger-than-life snow sculptures and beautifully detailed ice carvings each year. In addition, Zehnder’s Snowfest will have entertainment for the entire family in the warming tent, a fireworks display, petting zoo and children’s activities. Plan now to attend Zehnder’s Snowfest 2023!

Ice Castles in New Brighton
When: Saturday Jan 28th | 12:30-11:30 PM
Sunday Jan 29th | 12:30-9 PM 
Where: Long Lake Regional Park

Discover winter magic at Ice Castles in New Brighton, Minnesota! Just 15 minutes from downtown Minneapolis, Ice Castles is fun for the whole family.

Special activities include:

Polar Pub Ice Bar

Ice Slides and Caverns

Crawl Spaces

Tubing Hill

Food Trucks

Illuminated Passage

Winter Characters

Fire performances every Monday and Thursday! 

Festival Hors Pistes 2023
When: Saturday Jan 28th | 5 AM – 3 PM 
Where: Centre Pompidou

Le festival Hors Pistes revient en 2023 pour une 18e édition sur le thème « Voir la guerre et faire la paix » !

Du 20 janvier au 26 février 2023

Centre Pompidou

Exposition | Cinéma | Parole | Spectacle vivant

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Celebrate Lunar New Year at CrossIron Mills!
When: See Event Details for Times/Dates

Where: CrossIron Mills


Ring in the Year of the Rabbit at CrossIron Mills until February 5 in Wind Court!

Wishing Tree | Daily

Make a wish & receive a red envelope containing a surprise!

For every wish made, $1 will be donated to Make-A-Wish Foundation. Maximum donation $2,500.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Wednesday: 2pm – 6pm

Thursday – Saturday: noon – 7pm

Sunday: 11am – 6pm

Send Peace & Prosperity to Loved Ones | Daily

Send a Lunar New Year postcard designed by a local artist to a loved one* & receive a red envelope containing a surprise! Your loved one can return to CrossIron Mills with their post card and receive a $10 gift card!

*For a $2 donation, CrossIron Mills will mail your post card and partial proceeds benefit Make-A-Wish Foundation.

Hours of Operation

Monday – Wednesday: 2pm – 6pm

Thursday – Saturday: noon – 7pm

Sunday: 11am – 6pm

Dragon Dance | Saturday, February 4th at 2pm in Wind Court

Celebrate as Honan Shaolin Association performs a traditional Lunar New Year dragon dance to bring luck into the Year of the Rabbit!

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