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Carnivàle at Heritage Park

A Magical Night Out in Calgary

Friday, September 16, 2022

Step right up for a magical night out in Calgary at Heritage Park's annual Carnivàle! When the lights go down, Heritage Park will be transformed into a dazzling display of street performances by Le Cirque de la Nuit, a dance party at the Didsbury Bandstand, fortune tellers, and caricature and tattoo artists. Whether you are planning a date night or an evening out with friends, enjoy a whimsical night of wild and twisted entertainment, the thrills of an antique midway, and indulgent treats and drinks under the sparkling lights of Heritage Park.

Live Cirque de la Nuit Performances at Heritage Park

Le Cirque de la Nuit Entertainment


Unique outdoor performances throughout the evening with the spectacular, La Grande Finale.
After Hours Food and Drink at a Unique Calgary Event at Heritage Park

Gourmet Food & Drink


Each ticket at this licensed event includes a beverage and special, gourmet Carnivàle treat.
Midway Fun at Heritage Park in Calgary

After Hours Midway Fun


Experience unlimited midway rides and games at night under the twinkling lights of the midway.

 

Choose from three options to experience Carnivàle either by spending the evening grazing on midway snacks or adding an elegant plated dinner reception to your evening. *age recommendation 18+

Option #1: Carnivàle at the Park

Experience Heritage Park at night with live entertainment and complimentary gourmet midway treats.

Price: $90.00
Time: 7:00 PM
La Grande Finale: 10:00 PM

Option #2: Enchanted Evening

The Event within the event! Guests will enjoy a gourmet, three-course dinner with wine pairings at an exclusive dining experience where they will be treated to spectacular performances by Cirque du Nuit between courses. At the pre-dinner reception, guests will make their way through unique activities while enjoying scrumptious appetizers and a signature cocktail. Once dinner has concluded, they’ll head out into the excitement of the crowd to ride the antique midway and view La Grande Finale under the stars.

Price: $275.00
Reception: 5:30 PM
Dinner: 6:30 PM
La Grande Finale: 10:00 PM

Option #3: Ringmaster's Club

Option #3 is a limited opportunity.

Ringmaster’s Club, includes entry for you and 7 guests to both the Enchanted Evening spectacular dinner AND the Ringmaster’s Club at Carnivale on the Park: $2,500 plus GST

Step right up for a magical night out in Calgary at Heritage Park's annual Carnivàle! When the lights go down, Heritage Park will be transformed into a dazzling display of street performances by Le Cirque de la Nuit, a dance party at the Didsbury Bandstand, fortune tellers, and caricature and tattoo artists. Plan an evening out with friends or colleagues and enjoy a whimsical night of wild and twisted entertainment, thrills on an antique midway, and indulgent treats and drinks under the sparkling lights of Heritage Park. As part of this licensed event, each guest receives a voucher for a drink and Carnivàle treat.

The Ringmaster’s Club offers exclusive access to Carnivàle:

  • Your table, for you and seven guests, will have premier placement to the stage at the Enchanted Evening gourmet, three-course dinner with wine pairings. You will be treated to a complimentary bar, spectacular performances by  Le Cirque de Nuit, Carnivàle games and a fortune teller. Each guest leaves the Enchanted Evening with a wonderful take home gift.
  • Following dinner, you and your guests join the excitement of Carnivàle on the Park. Here you will have:
    • access to the Ringmaster’s Tent, an exclusive area where you can relax and enjoy refreshments and comfortable seating
    • your own special line at the bar, so you can spend less time waiting and more time having fun
    • and, reserved seating for Le Cirque de Nuit’s Grand Finale under the stars.
  • Complimentary parking for the evening is also included.

Price: $2,500
Reception: 5:30pm
Dinner: 6:30pm
La Grand Finale: 10:00pm

 

Come and spend a night under the stars and be captivated by the exhibition of colour and style only Carnivàle can offer.

 

 

FAQS

Where in Heritage Park does the event take place?

The event takes place throughout Heritage Park including the antique midway.

Is parking included?

Parking is not included in the ticket prices, but it is available at the Park.

Is the event held outdoors?

With the exception of the Enchanted Experience, which includes a sit-down dinner, the event takes place outdoors.

What is the plan for inclement weather?

If inclement weather, performances will move to an indoor location so you don’t miss out on any of the fun.

Is this a licensed event?

Yes, additional alcoholic beverages are available for purchase throughout the evening.

Is there a formal program with performance times?

The performances will take place at varying times throughout the evening, with La Grande Finale taking place around 10 pm.

What is the menu for the Enchanted Evening?

Menu TBD

Can you accommodate food allergies or dietary restrictions?

Yes, but we ask that you please let us know in advance.

What should I wear to the event?

Dress to dazzle, sparkle and illuminate any way you choose to interpret our whimsical Carnivàle theme! Comfortable footwear is recommended.

How does purchasing a ticket support Heritage Park?

All proceeds from this very important fundraiser will go towards the preservation of our history and help to ensure our long-term success and viability. Your support allows Heritage Park to preserve and present Western Canadian heritage and culture. 

 

Heritage Park is a registered charity. Proceeds from this event support Heritage Park’s mission to make history memorable by preserving and presenting Western Canadian heritage and culture.

Heritage Park has implemented the Restrictions Exemption Program. For more information visit our COVID-19 Information page