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Boardwalk presents: Family Day at Studio Bell with Fred Penner
Boardwalk presents: Family Day at Studio Bell with Fred Penner

Boardwalk Rental Communities presents Family Day at Studio Bell, featuring beloved children’s singer-songwriter and the “Canadian Minister of Positivity” himself, Fred Penner.

Family Day at Studio Bell activities include:

  • Fred Penner performs at 11:00 am and 2:00 pm
  • Performances by local musicians and musical groups
  • NMC Collection show and tell, instrument demos, and campfire sing-alongs
  • All day Sound Sandwich instrument-building and musical exploration
  • NMC Educators throughout the building to help you and your family rock

Join us for all-day family fun at Studio Bell and buy any membership for 20% off from February 4–18, 2019.

Family Day at Studio Bell Schedule

TimeActivityLocation
10:00 ­– 5:00 pm Sound Sandwich instrument-buildingSpeak Up, Level 3
10:00 ­– 5:00 pmExperiment with magnetic and metal to learn what makes the electric guitar rock.Soundbox, Level 4
10:00 – 5:00 pmJoin the PowerGrid, a midi-controlled, light-up dance floorBodyphonic, Level 4
10:00 – 5:00 pmBeat Drop DJs spinning and teaching you about new gear, how to DJ, and new music-making technologySpecial Exhibition, Level 5
10:00 – 11:00 amCanCon accordion with SchmengeCanada Music Square, Level 1
10:00 – 11:00 amMake circuits to make sound: learn about the art of circuitry in music.Body and Brain, Level 3
10:30 – 10:50 amKimball Theatre Organ demoSound Affects, Level 3
11:00 – 4:00 pmNMC Collections team offers hands-on activities to show you what goes into conserving artifactsWorkshop Hall, Level 4
11:00 – 11:45 amFred Penner performsPerformance Hall, Level 2
12:00 – 12:20 pmKimball Theatre Organ demoSound Affects, Level 3
12:30 – 1:00 pmWoeza Africa Music & Dance Theatre Inc. workshopPerformance Hall, Level 2
1:30 – 1:50 pmKimball Theatre Organ demoSound Affects, Level 3
2:00 – 2:45 pmFred Penner performsPerformance Hall, Level 2
3:00 – 3:20 pmKimball Theatre Organ demoSound Affects, Level 3
3:30 – 4:30 pmCampfire SingalongDrop In Zone, Level 1
4:30 – 4:45 pm Woeza Africa Music & Dance Theatre Inc. workshopPerformance Hall, Level 2
5:00 pmFamily Day at Studio Bell ends

**You can also have a sit down and a snack in our designated eating areas in Soundscapes (Level 2) and on the East Village Skybridge (Level 5).

All programming on Family Day at Studio Bell is included with membership or regular paid admission to Studio Bell.

Special thanks to presenting sponsor Boardwalk Rental Communities and media partner Calgary Herald for their support.