Brunch at Heritage Park

Experience one of the Best Calgary Brunches

once upon a christmas breakfast buffet

Admission to Once Upon A Christmas is Included With Your Reservation!

Ho, ho, hope you’re hungry! Join us in the warm and cozy atmosphere of the Wainwright Hotel or Gunn’s Dairy Barn to dine on freshly baked pastries from the Alberta Bakery, traditional buttermilk pancakes, farm fresh scrambled eggs and all your other breakfast favourites before venturing out to enjoy our Once Upon A Christmas activities!

Weekends from Nov. 25 – Dec. 3: Wainwright Hotel

Weekends From Dec. 9 – 17: Wainwright Hotel and Gunn’s Dairy Barn

Sittings: 9:30, 10:30, 11:30 am, 12:30, 1:30, 2:30 pm

Adult (12+): $39.95 plus GST

Child (3-11): $20.95 plus GST

Reservations: Call Guest Services at 403.268.8500 to make your reservation.

Once Upon A Christmas Menu

Alberta Bakery Freshly Baked Breakfast Pastries (V) 

With Preserves and Creamery Butter  


Traditional Butter Milk Pancakes and Belgian Waffles (V) 

With Canadian Maple Syrup  


Farm Fresh Scrambled Eggs (GF, DF & V) 


Vegetable Frittata (GF, V) 


Maple Smoked Bacon (GF & DF) 


Local Breakfast Sausage (DF) 


Pea Meal Bacon (GF & DF) 


Hash Brown Skillet Potatoes (DF & V) 

Balsamic Roasted Heirloom Tomatoes (GF, DF & V) 


Baked Beans (GF, DF&V) 

Charcuterie and Cheese  

Local-Cured Meats and Canadian Cheese, Crostini and Artisan Crackers  


Yogurt Bar (V) 

Greek yogurt, honey, house made granola, fresh berries 


An Assortment of Seasonal Fruit (GF, DF & V) 


A Variety of Alberta Bakery Desserts and Assorted Pastries  


Chilled Juices 


Locally Roasted Coffee and Selection of Teas 

GF – Gluten Free 

DF – Dairy Free 


Prairie Winter Breakfast Buffet

In the early 1900s, the Wainwright Hotel acted as the social heart of its town, and not much has changed. Bring your family and friends to share laughs, make memories and enjoy a delicious breakfast at one of the best Calgary brunches!

Dates: Sundays from Oct. 15, 2023 – April 28, 2024.

Time: 9 am – 2 pm

Ages 12+: $33 plus GST
Ages 3-11: 
$16.95 + GST
Children Two and Under: 

Reservations: Reservations are recommended. To make a reservation, please call the Wainwright Hotel at 403.268.8645, where you can speak with one of our staff or leave a message.

The Wainwright Hotel, site of the Prairie Winter Breakfast Buffet, one of the best brunches in Calgary at Heritage Park.
Prairie Winter Breakfast Buffet at Heritage Park, one of the best breakfasts in Calgary

Additional Information

  • 60th Anniversary Annual Membership holders get a 15% discount on the breakfast!
  • Escape Annual Membership holders and Heritage Club members get a 10% discount on the Prairie Winter Breakfast Buffet!
  • Automatic 18% gratuity will be added to parties over eight people.
  • Seating at the Prairie Winter Breakfast Buffet is not guaranteed without a reservation.
  • Guests can drive into the Historical Village and park in front of the Wainwright Hotel for the breakfast buffet.
  • Dates the breakfast will not occur include:
    • During Once Upon A Christmas: Nov. 25, 26, Dec. 2, 3, 9, 10, 16, 17, 2023
    • Christmas Eve: Dec. 24, 2023
    • New Year’s Eve: Dec. 31, 2023
    • Easter Sunday: March 31, 2024

Prairie Winter Breakfast Buffet Menu

Alberta Bakery Freshly Baked Breakfast Pastries
Preserves and creamery butter (V)


Traditional Buttermilk Pancakes and Belgian Waffles
Warm Canadian maple syrup (V)


Western Scrambled Eggs
Peppers and green onions, (GF, DF, V)


Maple Smoked Bacon (GF and DF) and Local Breakfast Sausages (DF)


Eggs Benedict Florentine
Fresh Alberta Bakery biscuit, smoked ham, spinach, lemon butter hollandaise


Country Style Skillet Hash Browns (DF and V)


Vegan Ratatouille Roasted Stuffed Tomatoes (GF, DF and V)
Eggplant, zucchini, caramelized onions, and balsamic glaze


Alberta Bakery Cinnamon Bun Bread Pudding (V)
Cream cheese frosting


Assortment of Seasonal Fruit (GF, DF and V)


A Variety of Assorted Squares and Pastries (V)


Charcuterie Board
An assortment of Canadian cheeses with a selection of house cured meats, crackers and crisps.


Chilled Juices
Locally-Roasted Coffee and Selection of Teas

GF – Gluten Free
DF – Dairy Free
V – Vegetarian