Calgary Maple Festival des Sucres
Saturday March 4th & Sunday March 5th 10:00am- 5:00pm
The Calgary Maple festival des Sucres is an annual winter event that celebrates the French Canadian culture, history and traditions. This year, the event will expand within Heritage Park to be bigger and better than ever, providing ample entertainment for visitors of all ages!
This two-day festival will feature French Canadian, Metis and First Nations Folkloric music and dances, demonstrations, workshops, story-telling and exhibits; a traditional Sugar Shack meal; a Sugar Market with a variety of merchants and maple products for sale, plus a lively Francophonie-Calgary Kiosk run by francophone community partners.
Exhibits, activities and demonstrations will take place throughout the Park. Guests can enjoy a live play, circus and magic shows, plus numerous outdoor activities, games, wagon rides, and not-to-be-missed, maple taffy on snow! Festival goers will also be able to have their photos taken with Maple Festival mascot, Brisebois.
Come and enjoy the fun including:
- Sugar shack
- Wagon rides
- French Canadian folklore
- Dance and music
- Outdoor activities
Calgary Maple Festival des Sucres 2017 is presented by ACFA régionale de Calgary in partnership with Heritage Park, and is possible because of numerous community partners and private companies participation, as well with the funding of Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) and Heritage Canada.
Please note: This is a special ticketed event. Heritage Park Annual Passes or coupons are not valid for entry to the festival.
For more information about the festival and to purchase tickets, please visit www.calgarymaplefest.com