It’s going to be a busy long weekend in Calgary and if you need some last-minute supplies, you’ll have to plan accordingly.
While several things may be closed, Heritage Day weekend offers a number of options for entertainment, activities, eats, and city services in Calgary.
If you’re choosing to stay in Calgary over the Heritage Day weekend, check out our list of what’s open and closed in the city so that you’re prepared.
Grocery and liquor stores
Grocery and liquor stores across Calgary are generally open over the Heritage Day long weekend; however, some may have adjusted hours. We advise checking with your favourite location to confirm operations.
Real Canadian Superstore
Shopper’s Drug Mart
Ace Liquor Discounter
Co-op Wine Spirits Beer
Crowfoot Wine & Spirits
Willow Park Wines & Spirits
According to its website, Canada Post is closed on national, provincial, and territorial holidays, including Heritage Day, with no collection or delivery of mail on this day.
Malls and attractions
CF Chinook Centre (open 10 am to 6 pm on Monday, August 1)
CF Market Mall (open 10 am to 6 pm on Monday, August 1)
The CORE Shopping Centre (open noon to 5 pm on Monday, August 1)
CrossIron Mills (open 10 am to 8 pm on Monday, August 1)
Southcentre Mall (open 11 am to 6 pm on Monday, August 1)
Calgary Tower (open 10 am to 9 pm)
Calgary Zoo (open 9 am to 5 pm)
The Hanger Flight Museum (open 10 am to 4 pm)
The Military Museums (open 9 am to 5 pm)
Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre (open 10 am to 5 pm with pay-what-you-can-admission)