Hack The House

An engineering challenge for youth, ages 14-21.

Operation Minerva

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DIY Science Centre

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Dive into the extravaganza! Unearth the magic behind each experiment, entertainer, exhibit, and eccentric escapade.


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Join one of Calgary’s coolest volunteer crews.

Dream Skate


Friday, Sept 15, 2023 (All Ages) | 5pm-10pm
Saturday, Sept 16, 2023 (All Ages) | 1pm-4pm
Saturday, Sept 16, 2023 (Adults Only) | 7pm-10pm
Sunday, Sept 17, 2023 (All Ages) | 12pm-3pm


Contemporary Calgary
701 11 St SW
Calgary, AB

Brought to you by our friends at Calgary Roller Skate, this Roller Rink will transport you into your wackiest dreams where you can experience the thrill of gliding across the smooth floor, while grooving to the music and lights. The combination of movement, rhythm, and shared experiences will leave you feeling inspired and ready to explore new realms of creativity and self-expression. Whether you’re a seasoned skater with their own wheels or first-time novice on rental skates, everyone is welcome. Let’s explore our dreams together!

Skate rentals will be available for $10

Supported by: Government of Alberta, Alberta Foundation for the Arts, City of Calgary, Suncor, Funded by the Government of Canada