Northern Lights School Playground

Note: This is a school playground, you may be asked to leave during school hours. Location map Community: Coventry – 711 Coventry Dr NEParking: free street parking Park Area: school fields, large grassy areas, ball diamond Nicky’s Review (11 years old): “I liked the monkey bars under the bridge and the spider web”Robbie’s Review (8 years old): … Read more

Livingston Space Jam Playground

Location map Community: Livington – 40 Lucas Cres NWParking: free street parking Park Area: grassy areas, shaded picnic area, pathway Nicky’s Review (11 years old): “I liked all the things you can climb and the bar slide.”Robbie’s Review (8 years old): “I really liked the inside” Age Range: 5-12 years Ground cover: pour-in-place recycled tire flooring Features: Accessibility/Inclusiveness: … Read more

Photos with Santa at the mall in Calgary – 2023

photos with Santa at the mall

Photos below are from previous years and may be different than this year’s Santa experience. 2023 Santa at the Mall in Calgary CrossIron Mills – Bass Pro Shops Santa’s Wonderland  located inside at Bass Pro Shops opens Nov 13, 2023 and offers – a free 4×6 photo with Santa. with the option of purchasing picture packages … Read more

Halloween at the Mall – Trick or Treating in Calgary Malls – 2022

Halloween at the mall - calgary 2014 - calgaryplaygroundreview.com

In a typical year many family enjoy the indoor Halloween fun hosted by Calgary’s malls. Like last year, events are few and far between and very different than past years. Some malls may have nothing official planned but individual retailers may choose to hand out candy. This may be hit or miss and as always, … Read more

Glacier Ridge Fox Playground

Location map Community: Glacier Ridge – 228 Edith Gate NWParking:  free street parking Park Area: small park area with small hills, trees and pathways Nicky’s Review (11 years old): “It was fun unless there is too many people.”Robbie’s Review (8 years old): “I liked it but I didn’t. There was people who wouldn’t leave the place … Read more

Coventry Hills Parkour Park

Location map Community: Coventry Hills – 980 Coventry Dr NEParking: free street parking Park Area: Fairly small park area connected to a long green space primarily consisting of a bike path Nicky’s Review (11 years old): “It was very good but also confusing. I liked all the parkour I could do.”Robbie’s Review (8 years old): “not good. … Read more