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Calgary Water Fun 2015 – Spray Parks, Wading Pools and More


Water play areas in Calgary are typically open in mid-June and close September 1. This can vary depending on the weather and the specific location. The spray parks and wading pools are open from 9am-9pm and only close during lightning storms. It can be surprisingly fun to put on your rain gear and play in…

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15 of Calgary’s Best Playgrounds – 2015

Top 15 Calgary Playgrounds - 2015

These playgrounds represent some of the best from around the city. About half of the playgrounds are new to the list this year, and about half were also on last year’s list of Calgary’s Best Playgrounds. Did I miss a playground that you think deserves to be on the list? Let me know in the comments below….

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Calgary’s Indoor Play Places – Winter 2014

Calgary Indoor Play Places - 2014 - calgaryplaygroundreview.com

Since I last wrote about this topic last Winter, two new indoor play places opened and I found another one that I had overlooked. There are also plans for 2015 for a new play place in Airdrie, another Joso’s location in the South end of Calgary and Edmonton’s Treehouse Indoor Playground intends to open a Calgary location as well.

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Parkland Class Playground - Red Deer, Alberta

Parkland Class Playground – Red Deer, Alberta

Note: This playground may be busy at times during the school year as it is used by the special needs school nearby Location   map Community: Red Deer – Behind Parkland School along 45 Ave Parking: free lot parking Gordie’s Review (6 years old): Nicky’s Review (3 years old) “I liked the rollerslide. But there was people. Then I…

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Hamptons School Playground - Calgary, AB

Hamptons School Playground

Note: This is a school playground and you may be asked to leave during school hours. Location   map Community: Hamptons – 10330 Hamptons Boulevard N.W. Parking: Free street parking Nicky’s Review (3 years old) “The castle. I didn’t like the wind” Age Range: 2 years-12 years Ground Cover: pour-in-place recycled tire flooring Shade: Some shade from the play structure…

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