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Valentine’s Day 2022

Treat your Valentine to Dinner and Drinks on The Lake! Celebrate a romantic evening with a delicious four course dinner overlooking Lake Bonavista. Each course will keep you in the moment with the one you love, all while keeping warm and cozy in the rustic ambience of the Lake House interior complete with the warm glow of our iconic fireplace. The 4 course menu, carefully crafted by Chef Colville and his team, is complemented by optional wine pairings selected by Brad Royale. Reserve your spot today and celebrate with the love of your life! Four course menu: $90 per person

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New Year’s Eve 2021

Ring in the New Year on The Lake! Celebrate the close of 2021 with a spectacular five course dinner overlooking Lake Bonavista. Savour each course while enjoying the picturesque lake views, cozy holiday décor and company of those you love. The 5 course menu, carefully crafted by Chef Colville and his team, is complemented by optional wine pairings selected by Brad Royale. Reserve your spot today and celebrate the start of a new year with the ones you love! Five course menu: $100 per person Optional wine pairings: $60 per person Date: Friday, December 31, 2021 Reservations: 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Contact:

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Treat Your Valentine This February

We know Valentine’s Day may look different this year, but it can still be a super special evening for you and your partner. We’ve created a Heat & Eat Dinner for Two that allows you to take some fine dining home and create beautiful dishes with your bae. Our dinner is precooked and just requires reheating at home. Plate your dinner creatively like the Chef we know you are, and be sure to share your creativity on Instagram and Facebook. Wanting some extra treats to impress your crush? We’re launching a Valentine’s Day Treat Box soon! Four course menu for

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Make it a Mother’s Day to Remember

Make Mother’s Day unforgettable for the very important lady in your life this May 12th, 2019. Start the day with a celebratory Brunch overlooking the stunning Lake Bonavista in our rustic dining room. New dishes on our Sunday Brunch Menu include a Sour Cherry & Pecan Granola, Atlantic Lobster Cake & Waffle and Huevos Rancheros just to name a few. If you’re wanting to indulge in a full meal later, we’ll be serving our Dinner Menu all evening long. Adorned with fresh spring flavours including a Pan Seared Arctic Char and Wild Mushroom & Zucchini Escalivada, there are options to

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Winter Wedding Real Couple – Lauren & Brett

There’s no secret that February in Calgary can be one of the coldest months of the year. There’s a chance that a chinook or snowfall could adorn your special day, but the thought of either didn’t concern winter-loving couple Lauren and Brett. This stunning couple celebrated their special day on February 15th, 2018 surrounded by a fresh dusting of snow and sub-zero temperatures – a perfect backdrop for their ‘Rustic Romance’ theme, enjoyed by just over 90 guests.   How did you first learn about The Lake House Wedding Venue? Brett and I knew we wanted a venue that had

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Winter Wedding Real Couple – Meghan & Varun

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The beginning of March 2018 saw Calgary immersed in one of the heaviest snowfalls of the season. Bringing a halt to much of the city, it wouldn’t stop the friends and family of Meghan and Varun from congregating at The Lake House to celebrate their love for one another. 110 guests were invited, and 80 braved the cold to attend their special day on March 2nd, 2018. Snow fall isn’t normally a condition to factor in a typical month of March, but both Meghan and Varun agreed it added a sprinkle of magic to their cozy wedding day.

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Winter Wedding Real Couple – Kate & Luke

The beauty of Calgarian winters, are the gorgeous sun-kissed days offering warm rays and bright light to crisp cold temperatures. On February 15th, 2018 we welcomed the wonderful Kate and Luke into our space, a day which saw the sun shine strong and bring warmth to a -10 day on Lake Bonavista. Their intimate wedding consisting of 60 guests, was a beautiful event complimented by the snow-covered outdoors.

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Our Top Reasons to Start Planning Your Winter Wedding

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Winter wedding planning – if there’s something about those words that send a shiver down your spine please, FRET NO MORE! Winter weddings are more magical than any frozen fairy-tale you’ve heard before. In Calgary, winter blankets the city for approximately 6 months of the year. Although the snow doesn’t settle for quite that amount of time, the lower temperatures and shorter days lend perfectly to cozy comforts that are perfect for complementing your dreamy wedding celebration. Escape to a winter wonderland within the city. We’ve put together our top reasons why an inner-city winter wedding at The Lake House

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Make this year’s Father’s Day one he won’t forget

Fathers…They’ve dried our eyes, taught us how to drive, walked us down the aisle and watched as we grew-up before their eyes! Whether you call him Dad, Pops, Pa or even the ‘old man’, he is the main guy in our lives who influences all others. With Father’s Day just around the corner, what better way to show Dad your love and appreciation than sitting down for a delicious family meal in a beautiful setting. Make this year’s Father’s Day one he won’t forget and treat him to brunch or dinner at The Lake House on Lake Bonavista. Is Dad

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Our Spring Menu is in Full Bloom at The Lake House

After what seems like an eternal winter, spring is finally beginning to blossom in Calgary. Overlooking Lake Bonavista, we are seeing signs of the big melt, and are already looking forward to the longer summer days, and having our guests enjoy bites and sips on our outdoor patio. With the warmer weather, we have also welcomed some new dishes to the menu. Both lunch and dinner offerings have been refreshed and are bursting with new flavors and ingredients while maintaining the classic, Rocky Mountain cuisine that The Lake House is so fondly known for in Calgary. Photo : Mushroom Lasagna

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