Live Theatre Schedule and Program Descriptions
Wild About Parks
Wild About Parks
© Parks Canada
Throughout July and August, look for some strange new animals at the Calgary Zoo! Performers from Parks Canada's Mountain WIT entertain all ages with wild tales from the mountain national parks. Learn what Parks Canada is doing to protect wildlife, and how you can help!
When: Wednesdays and Thursdays from 11:00 until 3:00
Where: At the Calgary Zoo, under the orange tent by the bridge, next to the Transalta Rainforest.
Cost: Free with Calgary Zoo admission.
Soak in the history while Parks Canada’s award-winning theatre troupe, Mountain WIT, shares hilarious stories about the nature and culture of the Mountain National Parks!
When: Fridays from 3:00 until 5:00
Where: At the Banff Upper Hot Springs, on the pool deck.
Cost: Free with pool admission.
The Mountain WIT Variety Show
Mountain WIT Variety
Show © Laurie Schwartz
Join Parks Canada's award-winning theatre troupe, Mountain WIT, for a family-friendly hour in the heart of Banff. Hilarious sketches and catchy tunes help all ages to understand the mountain national parks and all that we protect within them. Shows take place outdoors, so please dress for our chilly mountain evenings.
When: Fridays from 7:30 until 8:30
Where: Banff Avenue Square, on the 200 Block of Banff Avenue
History Comes Back to Haunt You
October 17-19 and 24-26
7 & 8:30 pm
Who is haunting Cave and Basin National Historic Site? Is it the notorious Scottish caretaker who leads you on, with his lantern and wild stories? Or the ghosts of bathers past? What really went on in the dim corners of Dr. Brett's Sanitorium? Legend has it that some of his patients came for a cure, but left with a curse!
Parks Canada's Mountain WIT is brewing up a family-friendly Halloween treat this year. Join us after hours and after dark to experience the thrills and chills of ghostly encounters at the birthplace of Canada’s national parks.
Recommended for families, children 8+ years only. Tickets: $10.80 per person. Advanced tickets recommended, available for purchase online
For more information Rain or snow, the ghosts will show. Please dress for the weather
For more information on Mountain WIT programs and show schedules, contact: firstname.lastname@example.org