Mall Play Areas

Malls in Calgary are very family friendly. Here is a quick overview of  the malls in Calgary with play areas for kids. I’ve listed each below in alphabetical order. 1. CrossIron Mills–Little Fossil Fun Zone Located just North of Calgary, CrossIron Mills is one of the most family friendly malls in the area. There is … Read more

Deerfoot City – The Lodge Play Area

Location 901 64 AVE NE Play area is is located in The Lodge Cost: Free.Age Range: There is no set age. There is a section for bigger kids and one for younger kids but kids are free to play according to their interests and abilities.Safety Features/Concerns: The play area is open to the food … Read more

Eau Claire–Kids Zone Indoor Playground

Eau Claire Kid Zone

200 Barclay Parade SW (Downtown) – Inside the food court
This indoor play space is pretty unusual. It was developed through a partnership with the Emmanual Foundation (who installs recycled playgrounds to places in the world where children would otherwise not have access) with the help of GPI Outdoor Designs Inc and CDC Recreation Inc. It’s basically an outdoor playground moved inside.

Southcentre ROAR! Play Park

Roar Southcentre Mall Play Park

Location                     http://southcentremall.comAddress: 100 Anderson Road SE (MacLeod Trail & Anderson)Lower floor, south side behind the escalators Cost: FreeSupervision: None Age Range: The area is fork ids 1-11 years. The climbing equipment is recommended for kids under 42 inches.Footwear: Socks Gordie’s Review (6 years): What did you like the best? “The penguin thing”Nicky’s Review (3 years): “The … Read more

Market Mall – Monkey Around Indoor Playground

Location              3625 Shaganappi Trail NW (Kids at Play is located in the court area by Old Navy, near the food court) Gordie’s Review (4.5 years old) – “I liked running around”Nicky’s Review (17 months old) – She found it a bit overwhelming when all the kids were in but was interested in exploring before it … Read more

Devonian Gardens and Playground

Location: 8 Ave. & 2 St. S.W. – Downtown Core Shopping Centre 4th FloorParking: Core Shopping Centre parking info (free evenings and weekends)Transit: Access to the Devonian Gardens is located directly behind the 3rd Street West C-train station. Right inside the doors to the TD Square is an elevator that you can take up to … Read more