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NMC Presents: Rock the Nation — International Hits and Canadian Classics.
Every Sunday, Saturday, May 11, 2024 - Aug 25, 2024 at 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Rock the Nation is a live tribute show of Canada’s best-known hits from the past 60 years. Produced by Annerin Productions, hear the soundtrack to generations every Saturday and Sunday at Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre, from May 11 to August 25.
Location:Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://www.studiobell.ca/whats-on/rock-the-nation
Summer on 17th.
Every Sunday, Saturday, Jun 6, 2024 - Aug 6, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Every weekend will be a unique experience, packed with exciting themes, live music, retro markets, guided tours, tasty bites, special offers, cultural delights, and movie nights.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Free Events, Music, Theatre & Performances, Open House & Tours
Link:http://17thave.ca
Rosebud Theatre Presents: Little Women.
Everyday from Jun 7, 2024 - Aug 21, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Louisa May Alcott’s timeless, captivating story of the March family is brought to life in this glorious musical filled with personal discovery, heartache and hope. Jo March weaves the story of her and her sisters, Meg, Beth and Amy, and their adventures growing up in the wake of America’s Civil War.
Location:Rosebud Theatre
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://rosebudtheatre.com
Bugs & Bytes Summer Science at TELUS Spark.
Everyday from Jun 12, 2024 - Sep 2, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
From ants to algorithms, Spark is buggin’ out with science this summer! TELUS Spark is buzzing with excitement as the science centre kicks off an epic summer of Bugs & Bytes! Guests are in for a summer full of exploring the secrets of both the digital and natural worlds while getting curious about science.
Location:TELUS Spark
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://sparkscience.ca
Immersive Disney Animation at the BMO Centre.
Everyday from Jun 12, 2024 - Aug 18, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Experience iconic Disney songs like never before. Custom-designed features will take your Disney experience to the next level. Become part of the stories you love at Immersive Disney Animation!
Location:BMO Centre
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://disneyimmersive.com
Stage West Dinner Theatre Presents: A Closer Walk with Patsy Cline.
Everyday from Jun 28, 2024 - Sep 1, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Patsy was never shy about self-promotion and impressed everyone the moment they heard her. Featuring all her biggest hits from Walkin’ After Midnight, I Fall to Pieces, Crazy (written by Willie Nelson), She’s Got You, Leavin’ on Your Mind, Sweet Dreams, Faded Love, and all the way to her last single release of A Closer Walk with Thee.
Location:Stage West Dinner Theatre
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://stagewestcalgary.com
Calgary Night Markets at Heritage Park.
Every Saturday, Jun 29, 2024 - Sep 14, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Shop for a wide variety of artisan products made by local vendors every week in the Park’s front plaza. From one-of-a-kind jewelry to mouthwatering treats, and a whole lot more, there’s a diverse array of discoveries waiting for you.
Location:Heritage Park
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://heritagepark.ca
Heritage Park Night Market.
Every Saturday, Jun 29, 2024 - Sep 14, 2024 at 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Guests will have the opportunity to shop from local vendors and enjoy some snacks and live entertainment, as well as explore the various shops in the Heritage Park Plaza.
Location:Heritage Park
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://heritagepark.ca
Ultimate Summer Challenge.
Everyday from Jul 1, 2024 - Aug 31, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Join the Ultimate Summer Challenge, Calgary Public Library’s largest program for readers and learners of all ages! The challenge is simple: read every day this summer. With free access to books and resources at the Library, it is something all Calgarians can participate in. Plus, you’ll be eligible for incredible grand prizes, including KiwiCrate subscriptions, iPads and more.
Location:Online
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://calgarylibrary.ca/library-news/celebrate-summer-with-the-ultimate-summer-challenge/
Stories from The Confluence Daily Walking Tour.
Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Jul 3, 2024 - Jul 31, 2024 at 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Take a 60-minute guided walking tour around the vibrant lands at The Confluence and learn some of the many histories of this significant place, including the history of the NWMP and their contribution to the birth of the city of Calgary, the railway, and the ways that many people have used this site since time immemorial.
Cost:$10.00
Location:The Confluence Historic Site & Parkland
Category:Family Fun, Open House & Tours, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:http://www.theconfluence.ca/events/walking-tour
Granary Road After Hours .
Every Friday, Saturday, Jul 5, 2024 - Jul 27, 2024 at 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Every Friday and Saturday in July, join us at Granary Road for extended fun until 9pm! Enjoy an evening of Yester Year Mini Golf, exploring the Park, visiting our Farm Petting Zoo, indulging in delicious Ice Cream, and savoring authentic Mexican food by El Gringo Loco YYC. It’s the perfect way to spend your summer evenings with family and friends. See you there!
Cost:$22.95
Location:Granary Road, 226066 112 Street West, Foothills County, T1S 5S5
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:http://www.granaryroad.com
Bug Soup at Bow Habitat Station.
Every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Jul 7, 2024 - Aug 31, 2024 at 11:00 am - 12:00 am
Have you ever wondered why so many wild creatures seem to love marshes? The secret lies in all the delicious nutritious bugs lurking in the murk! Dip into this nutrient-rich water and discover all the interesting and tasty creepy crawlies that call wetland waters home.
Location:Bow Habitat Station
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://bowhabitat.alberta.ca
St. Patrick’s Island Sunday Funday.
Everyday from Jul 13, 2024 - Sep 29, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Every Sunday you can head to The Rise for games like ladder ball, parachutes, giant Jenga, badminton, Connect 4, and more.
Location:The Rise on St. Patrick's Island
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://evexperience.com
Toys R Us: Beyblades Playday.
Everyday from Jul 19, 2024 - Sep 1, 2024 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Canada’s toy store hosts free events for kids and families. Check with your local store to confirm.
Location:Participating Toys R Us stores
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://toysrus.ca
YYC Ice Cream Fest.
Everyday from Jul 19, 2024 - Aug 5, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
This summer, participating cafés, restaurants, and creameries compete for the coveted titles of YYC’s Best Scoop, Best Non-Dairy Scoop, and special Golden Scoop award. Calgarians can taste a spectacular lineup of chilled treats and determine the entry that bests them all!
Location:Various Locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://yycicecreamfest.com/
Milky Way Nights at Rothney Astrophysical Observatory.
Everyday from Jul 25, 2024 - Jul 27, 2024 at 10:00 pm - 2:00 am
See astronomers in their natural habitat, under dark moonless skies. Late night public observing is a unique opportunity to see deep sky objects such as planetary nebula and globular clusters.
Location:Rothney Astrophysical Observatory
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Talks, Workshops & Seminars
Link:http://science.ucalgary.ca
Calgary Folk Music Festival.
Everyday from Jul 25, 2024 - Jul 28, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
An unforgettable weekend of ground-breaking icons, upstart songwriters, and instrumentalists — that Folk Fest feeling is like none other at Prince’s Island Park.
Location:Prince’s Island Park
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:http://calgaryfolkfest.com
Historic Calgary Week.
Everyday from Jul 25, 2024 - Aug 5, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The festival is comprised of walks, talks, tours, and presentations making up 88 events in 11 days. In addition to events in Calgary, attendees explore the history of Chestermere, Cochrane, High River, Morleyville, and Okotoks.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out, Talks, Workshops & Seminars
Link:http://chinookhistory.ca
Team Canada FanFest.
Everyday from Jul 26, 2024 - Jul 28, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The events will feature Team Canada competition viewing, athlete appearances, live musical performances, sport demonstrations as well as a roster of exciting Team Canada partner activations.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://olympic.ca/fanfest
Summer on 17th Outdoor Movies.
Everyday from Jul 26, 2024 - Jul 28, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Free summer fun, with events and entertainment at Tomkins Park over three different weekends. Bring the whole family and enjoy the festivities.
Location:Tomkins Park
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://17thave.ca
Cochrane Fair.
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Cochrane Fair, brought to you by the Cochrane and District Agricultural Society, has something for everyone. Check out the marketplace and lots of animals and farm displays. Enjoy the entertainment, rides, and treats.
Location:Cochrane & District Agricultural Society
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://cochranefair.com
Inglewood Sunfest.
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
At Sunfest, there is an activity made for all ages. This could mean a jump in the bouncer, discovering a great new band, being wowed and amazed by world-class circus and comedy street shows, choosing a perfect summer patio or searching for a trendy fashion; there is no shortage of things happening in Inglewood.
Location:Inglewood
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:http://inglewoodsunfest.ca
A Day in the Life of Helga.
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Do you have what it takes to run a rural 1920’s home? Step into Helga Stephansson’s shoes and try one of the many household chores waiting for you like butter making and washing. Program free with admission.
Location:Stephansson House 2230 Twp Rd 371 Red Deer County, AB T4G 0M9
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun
Link:https://stephanssonhouse.ca/events
Michaels Kids Club: Air-Dry Clay Rings.
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Create your own air-dry clay rings at this week's free Kids Club.
Location:Participating Michaels locations
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://canada.michaels.com
Mastermind Toys Event: Friendship Bracelet Making Studio.
Everyday from Jul 27, 2024 - Jul 28, 2024 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Mastermind Toys hosts free events at their Calgary stores. Be sure to check with your local store to confirm the details.
Location:Participating Mastermind Toys locations
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://mastermindtoys.com
Summer Skate Social.
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Join Skate of Mind at Pixel Park in The C+E for an afternoon filled with fun and games on wheels! Whether you’re new to roller skating or just looking to try something a little different, Skate of Mind has something for you. For the seasoned skater, relay races and limbo challenges are just a few of the activities on site to help you hone your skills.
Location:Pixel Park
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://cedistrict.com
Intro to Fly Fishing .
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join Indigenous Cree guide, Quinn, from Drift Out West, and discover the tranquility and wellness benefits of connecting with nature through fly fishing. Learn how to cast, basic knots, what flies to use and more. Open to participants ages 14+ comfortable walking and wading in the banks of the Bow River.
Cost:$40.00
Location:656 Confluence Way SE
Category:Family Fun, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://driftoutwest.com/adventures/east-village-learn-to-flyfish/
The Market at cSPACE Marda Loop.
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A vibrant fusion of arts, culture, and culinary delights! Join us for an unforgettable experience celebrating local talent and flavors.
Location:cSPACE Marda Loop
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://cspacemardaloop.com
Pet-A-Palooza.
Everyday from Jul 27, 2024 - Jul 28, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The West Coast’s largest outdoor pet festival has found its new home at Fort Calgary. Bring your pet to sample treats, food, accessories, toys and get hooked up with loads of free swag.
Location:Fort Calgary
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:http://petapaloozawest.com/calgary
Wings Over Springbank Airshow.
Everyday from Jul 27, 2024 - Jul 28, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Wings Over Springbank Airshow is a non-profit, two-day outdoor event featuring the Canadian Forces’ Snowbirds, a nine-plane demonstration team, as well as several other civilian aerobatic performers. Don’t miss your chance to look up , look way up and see something awesome!
Location:Springbank Airport
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:http://airshowcenter.com
Inglewood Sunfest.
> Saturday Jul 27, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
o At Sunfest, there is an activity made for all ages. This could mean a jump in the bouncer, discovering a great new band, being wowed and amazed by world-class circus and comedy street shows, choosing a perfect summer patio or searching for a trendy fashion; there is no shortage of things happening in Inglewood.
Location:Inglewood
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://inglewoodsunfest.ca
Calgary International Blues Festival.
Everyday from Jul 29, 2024 - Aug 4, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A full week of blues workshops, concerts and special events culminates in four days and nights of non-stop music, followed by the Twilight Blues dance parties. Bring your family down to Shaw Millennium Park to enjoy world-class music, a colorful arts market, delicious cuisine by local food trucks, cool beverages and souvenirs.
Location:Shaw Millennium Park
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://calgarybluesfest.com
Taste of Calgary.
Everyday from Aug 1, 2024 - Aug 5, 2024 at 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
The city's most appetizing festival, giving visitors the chance to sample food, beverages, music and other cool things. Discover Calgary's global cuisines from a mix of unique restaurants and beverage companies. Plus get a taste of Calgary's great musicians.
Location:311 8 Street SW
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:http://tasteofcalgary.com
Strathmore Stampede Heritage Days.
Everyday from Aug 2, 2024 - Aug 5, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Ready for more Western heritage and rodeo? Check out the Strathmore Stampede to see entertainment, agricultural activates, and running with the bulls.
Location:Strathmore Agricultural Grounds
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:http://strathmoreag.com
Alberta Kennel Club Dog Show.
Everyday from Aug 2, 2024 - Aug 5, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Love dogs? Want to learn more about them? There is no better place to do so than the Alberta Kennel Club Dog Show at Okotoks Agricultural Society. Check out some amazing breeds and watch them strut their stuff for awards and accolades.
Location:Okotoks Agricultural Society
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://albertakennelclub.org
Calgary Fringe Festival.
Everyday from Aug 2, 2024 - Aug 10, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The festival features local, national, and international productions for a total of over 100 performances over nine days. This year's event will be a hybrid festival experience between live in-person performances and digital offerings. Learn more at calgaryfringe.ca.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:http://calgaryfringe.ca
Incredible India Fest.
> Saturday Aug 3, 2024 at 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
A celebration of the rich culture, diversity and traditions of India. This festival promises to be a spectacular event that showcases the beauty, vibrancy and uniqueness of the country at The Westin Calgary Airport.
Location:The Westin Calgary Airport
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://sparqproductions.com
Bowden SunMaze.
Everyday from Aug 3, 2024 - Sep 8, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The Bowden Sunmaze is in central Alberta in the Certified Organic fields of Eagle Creek Farms and is one of Canada’s few Sunflower Mazes.
Location:34530 Range Road 14, Red Deer County
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://sunmaze.ca
RYP Honour Emancipation Day Celebration.
> Saturday Aug 3, 2024 at 3:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Join for a spectacular cultural celebration at the RYP Honour Emancipation Day event.
Location:Calgary Marriott Downtown Hotel
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:http://rypcanada.com/events-2/
Lantern Peace Festival.
> Saturday Aug 3, 2024 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
For families, couples, and anyone who wants to be inspired by peace-seeking spirit through art and culture, the best event is this. Enjoy the Midnight Taiko and many other performers of multicultural appearances, as well as speakers from diverse backgrounds at Devonian Gardens at the CORE Shopping Centre.
Location:Devonian Gardens at the CORE Shopping Centre
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:http://calgaryfloatinglanterns.com/
Tour de Bowness.
Everyday from Aug 3, 2024 - Aug 5, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
On Saturday, watch the cyclists from many great viewing points along the road course just outside of Cochrane. On Sunday, watch a hill climb on MacKay Road in Montgomery. On Monday, visit beautiful Bowness to see the racers tackle the challenging seven-turn Cory Meza Memorial Criterium.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://tourdebowness.com
Canmore Folk Music Festival.
Everyday from Aug 3, 2024 - Aug 5, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
The longest running folk music festival in Alberta and one of its finest. Taking place over three days of the Heritage Day long weekend in August, the festival features 30 individual acts or performers, family friendly site, a free downtown concert on festival Friday evening, a kids’ area jammed with crafts, puppets, music, storytelling and a climbing wall.
Location:Centennial Park in Canmore
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://canmorefolkfestival.com
Calgary Dragon Boat Festival.
Everyday from Aug 9, 2024 - Aug 11, 2024 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
The Calgary Dragon Boat Race & Festival is an exciting mix of dragon boat racing cultural celebrations featuring a main stage of entertainment beer garden, retail merchants, and food trucks. The Race & Festival strives to create an unforgettable experience while promoting teamwork and inspiration while respecting the land & water we play on.
Location:North Glenmore Park Road, N Glenmore Park Rd, Calgary, AB T3E, Canada
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Music, Theatre & Performances, Playtime & Story Time, Youth Activities
Link:http://calgarydragonboatsociety.com/marketplace/
Alberta on the Plate.
Everyday from Aug 9, 2024 - Aug 18, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Alberta on the Plate showcases the incredible bounty that is grown and produced across our beautiful province. Throughout the year, we celebrate and share the Alberta food story by introducing you to the people and businesses that grow, raise, create, and support the agri-food industry in Alberta.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://albertaontheplate.com
Franco Festival Calgary.
Everyday from Aug 9, 2024 - Aug 10, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Celebrate the diversity of the Francophonie with music, dance, a cultural village, children's area, and bistro.
Location:Olympic Plaza
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://francofestcalgary.com
Calgary Japanese Festival .
Everyday from Aug 9, 2024 - Aug 10, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Features traditional Japanese customs, music, dance, and martial arts demonstrations.
Location:Max Bell Centre
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://calgaryjca.com
Smákökur og Kaffi/ Cookies and Coffee.
> Saturday Aug 10, 2024 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Have you ever baked cookies using a wood burning stove? Come bake Icelandic cookies with us at the Stephansson House. Learn about the Stephansson family while you drink a cup of coffee with your freshly baked cookie. Program free with admission.
Location:Stephansson House 2230 Twp Rd 371 Red Deer County, AB T4G 0M9
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun
Link:https://stephanssonhouse.ca/events
Korean Day Festival.
Everyday from Aug 10, 2024 - Aug 11, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Korean Day Festival is open for anyone to broaden their understanding of the unique Korean culture, while promoting a joyful sense of multiculturalism and diverse community in Calgary. Join the festivities at Lot 6 downtown.
Location:Lot 6 downtown
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Calgary Arab Festival.
Everyday from Aug 10, 2024 - Aug 11, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Travel through the Middle East in a day, enjoying the sights and tastes of the region at Shaw Millenium Park.
Location:Shaw Millenium Park
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://calgaryarabartssociety.ca
The Market at cSPACE Marda Loop.
> Saturday Aug 10, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A vibrant fusion of arts, culture, and culinary delights! Join us for an unforgettable experience celebrating local talent and flavors.
Location:cSPACE Marda Loop
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://cspacemardaloop.com
Globalfest: International Fireworks Festival.
Everyday from Aug 15, 2024 - Aug 24, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
GlobalFest at Elliston Park is an annual celebration of Calgary’s multicultural communities, featuring pavilions, performances, international food, children’s programming and fireworks.
Location:Elliston Park
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://globalfest.ca
Storybook Theatre Presents: Heathers The Musical.
Everyday from Aug 16, 2024 - Aug 31, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Welcome to Westerberg High, where Veronica Sawyer is just another nobody dreaming of better days. But when she is invited to join the beautiful and impossibly cruel Heathers, rulers of the high school halls, Veronica’s dreams of popularity may finally come true.
Location:Beddington Theatre Arts Centre
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://storybooktheatre.org
Carifest Calgary .
Everyday from Aug 16, 2024 - Aug 18, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Carifest celebrates the fusion of the Caribbean’s varied cultural components into a vibrant, dynamic, ambiance that draws millions of visitors to the Caribbean region each year at Millenium Park.
Location:Millenium Park
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://carifestcalgary.com
Expo Latino.
Everyday from Aug 16, 2024 - Aug 18, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Celebrate Latin culture with live music, dance performances, and food at Prince's Island Park.
Location:Prince's Island Park
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://expolatino.com
Free Summer Skate with AOR.
> Saturday Aug 17, 2024 at 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
? When: August 17, 2024 ? Time: 1:00 - 3:30 PM ? Where: Winsport, Arena B Joan Snyder What's in store for you and your family? ?? FREE Skating Fun: Lace up your skates and hit the ice! Bring your own skates and helmet. Rentals are provided on-site for FREE while supplies last. ?? Make a Difference: During the event, we'll be accepting donations for Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC) Alberta. RMHC provides essential support to families with children requiring urgent, critical care. By offering a place to stay (steps away from their child's hospital), complete with home-cooked meals, laundry facilities, and a supportive community, RMHC allows families to focus on being there for their sick child. Families cope better when they can be together. Please consider supporting RMHC via donation or by volunteering! Donate here. ? WIN a Samsung tablet + $250 of AOR product (total prize value = $700). All event attendees will be entered to win this door prize. The draw will be announced on the ice at 2:30 pm. ? Discover the wonders of natural health with AOR. Learn about our range of products that support overall wellness and vitality for the entire family. Our team will be available to answer your questions and provide valuable insights on incorporating natural health into your daily routine. ? Join us for this incredible event filled with joy and community spirit. Let's make a difference together while having fun on the ice! ????
Location:Winsport Arena B Joan Snyder 88 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary, AB T3B 5R5
Category:Family Fun, Free Events
Link:https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/free-summer-skate-with-aor-tickets-950178327957?utm-campaign=social&utm-content=attendeeshare&utm-medium=discovery&utm-term=listing&utm-source=cp&aff=ebdsshcopyurl
4th Street Night Market .
> Saturday Aug 17, 2024 at 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Back for its fourth summer, you can expect to see vendors selling everything from handmade jewellery and home decor items to food, apparel, planters and more at the 4th Street Night Market.
Location:4th Street at Elbow Drive S.W
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://4thstreetnightmarket.ca
Watercolour Painting at Stephansson House.
> Saturday Aug 17, 2024 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Are you an artist looking for inspiration? Come out to our site and be inspired by the rural landscape and beautiful historical Stephansson House. Get creative and do some watercolour painting. Try painting flowers like wild roses and lilacs, and birds like the American yellow warbler and downy woodpecker that you can find on site. Program free with admission.
Location:Stephansson House 2230 Twp Rd 371 Red Deer County, AB T4G 0M9
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun
Link:https://stephanssonhouse.ca/events
Summer Skirmish at the Military Museums.
Everyday from Aug 17, 2024 - Aug 18, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Almost 200 years of warfare comes to life in a weekend of scripted battle reenactments and demonstrations.
Location:Military Museums
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://themilitarymuseums.ca
Chinatown Street Festival.
> Saturday Aug 17, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Features street performances, food stalls, and cultural exhibits celebrating Filipino culture.
Location:Chinatown
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Alberta Open Farm Days .
Everyday from Aug 17, 2024 - Aug 18, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
o Alberta Open Farms Days brings Albertans together through educational and experiential agricultural-based initiatives to learn about where your food comes from. Some of Alberta's most talented chefs will be hosting farm-to-table culinary events around the province using Alberta farm products.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Open House & Tours
Link:http://albertaopenfarmdays.ca
A Day in the Life of Helga.
> Saturday Aug 24, 2024 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Do you have what it takes to run a rural 1920’s home? Step into Helga Stephansson’s shoes and try one of the many household chores waiting for you like butter making and washing. Program free with admission.
Location:Stephansson House 2230 Twp Rd 371 Red Deer County, AB T4G 0M9
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun
Link:https://stephanssonhouse.ca/events
Jubefest Concert at cSPACE Market.
> Saturday Aug 24, 2024 at 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Jubefest brings our community together to celebrate live performing arts.
Location:cSPACE Marda Loop
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://cspacemardaloop.com
A Day in the Life of Helga.
> Saturday Aug 24, 2024 at 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Do you have what it takes to run a rural 1920’s home? Step into Helga Stephansson’s shoes and try one of the many household chores waiting for you like butter making and washing. Program free with admission.
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun
Link:https://stephanssonhouse.ca/events
The Market at cSPACE Marda Loop.
> Saturday Aug 24, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A vibrant fusion of arts, culture, and culinary delights! Join us for an unforgettable experience celebrating local talent and flavors.
Location:cSPACE Marda Loop
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://cspacemardaloop.com
Calgary International Pin Club: Festival of Pins.
Everyday from Aug 24, 2024 - Aug 25, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
. Celebrate the 100th anniversary of RCAF by buying, selling or trading your pins. Bring a donation for the Veterans Association Food Bank to the Centennial Legion.
Location:Centennial Legion
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://calgaryinternationalpinclub.com
Marley & Me - Film Screening.
> Saturday Aug 31, 2024 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Burnswest Theatre at The Confluence is a cozy indie theatre perfect for a fun day out with the family or date night with a special someone. With film screenings of cult classics, family favourites and hidden gems happening every month, check back regularly to see what’s playing! Tickets are $12, and include admission to The Confluence Cultural Centre and a small popcorn. Marley & Me (PG): A family learns important life lessons from their adorable, but naughty and neurotic dog.
Cost:$12.00
Location:The Confluence Historic Site & Parkland 750 9 Ave SE Calgary, AB T2G 5E1
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:https://www.theconfluence.ca/movies
Calgary Pride.
Everyday from Aug 31, 2024 - Sep 1, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
One of the most vibrant events in Calgary! From a parade to inspirational speakers, parties, and more, there will be tons of incredible things happening in celebration of the 2SLGBTQ+ community this summer.
Location:Various Locations
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://calgarypride.ca
Spruce Meadows Masters Tournament.
Everyday from Sep 4, 2024 - Sep 8, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Welcome to the 'Masters' at Spruce Meadows, where excellence meets champion sport. As one of the most anticipated gatherings in the equestrian calendar, the 'Masters' promises an unforgettable experience for riders, spectators, and enthusiasts.
Location:Spruce Meadows
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://sprucemeadows.com
Steve Hackman’s Tchaikovsky X Drake.
> Saturday Sep 7, 2024 at 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
From the creative mind of Steve Hackman, the Calgary Phil starts the season with a bang with Tchaikovsky X. Drake — an innovative fusion of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's epic Fifth Symphony and over 20 songs from Canadian superstar rapper Drake at Jack Singer Concert Hall.
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://calgaryphil.com
4th Street Night Market .
> Saturday Sep 7, 2024 at 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Back for its fourth summer, you can expect to see vendors selling everything from handmade jewellery and home decor items to food, apparel, planters and more at the 4th Street Night Market.
Location:4th Street at Elbow Drive S.W
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://4thstreetnightmarket.ca
Calgary Walk to Remember.
> Saturday Sep 7, 2024 at 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Calgary Walk to Remember is an annual walk in honor of babies gone too soon, lost to miscarriage, ectopic pregnancy, stillbirth, neonatal death and SIDs at Confederation Park.
Location:Confederation Park
Category:Family Fun
Link:http://calgarywalktoremember.ca
Chestermere Country Fair.
> Saturday Sep 7, 2024 at 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
The Chestermere Country Fair is the oldest ongoing annual event in Chestermere, held every year in September. The event include a kids’ zone, harvest market, parade, rodeo and more at Chestermere Recreation Centre.
Location:Chestermere Recreation Centre
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:http://rvcagsociety.ca
Our Fathers, Sons, Lovers and Little Brothers.
Everyday from Sep 13, 2024 - Sep 28, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Slimm, a seventeen-year-old Black boy in a hoodie suddenly finds himself in the first moments of his afterlife. He calls out for God. God does not respond. What happens next is a sacred journey through the unknown, as Slimm grapples with the truth of the life he lived and the death he didn’t choose.
Location:Big Secret Theatre in Arrts Commons
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://www.artscommons.ca/
Carmina Burana.
> Saturday Sep 14, 2024 at 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Join Rune Bergmann and the Calgary Phil as he kicks off his final season as Music Director with Carl Orff’s choral spectacular, Carmina Burana at Jack Singer Concert Hall.
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://calgaryphil.com
Monster Jam Tour.
Everyday from Sep 14, 2024 - Sep 15, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Enjoy big-time family fun at Monster Jam, where the world’s best drivers and their 12,000-pound monster trucks tear up the dirt in wide-open competitions of speed and skill. You’ll be on the edge of your seat as you witness all-out racing, massive stunts, big air and backflips at GMC Stadium.
Location:GMC Stadium, Stampede Park
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://monsterjamcanada.ca
The Market at cSPACE Marda Loop.
> Saturday Sep 14, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A vibrant fusion of arts, culture, and culinary delights! Join us for an unforgettable experience celebrating local talent and flavors.
Location:cSPACE Marda Loop
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://cspacemardaloop.com
A Tribute to Pink Floyd.
Everyday from Sep 20, 2024 - Sep 21, 2024 at 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
The Pops season begins with fan favorite Jeans ‘n Classics performing the music of one of the greatest rock groups of all time — Pink Floyd at Jack Singer Concert Hall.
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://calgaryphil.com
Beakerhead 2024.
Everyday from Sep 20, 2024 - Sep 22, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
TELUS Spark Science Centre is transforming into the ultimate playground where creativity, innovation, and mind-blowing science fuse together for a jaw-dropping weekend.
Location:TELUS Spark Science Centre
Category:Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:http://www.sparkscience.ca/beakerhead
Pumpkins After Dark 2024.
Everyday from Sep 20, 2024 - Oct 31, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Canada's largest Halloween Festival includes all new pumpkin displays, live pumpkin carving demonstrations, treats and sweets and photo ops.
Location:WinSport
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:http://www.showpass.com/pumpkins-after-dark-2024-yyc/
TTMAC’s Used Kids’ Clothing Sale.
> Saturday Sep 21, 2024 at 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
You do not want to miss Calgary’s largest sale of quality used kids and young adult clothing, toys and gear at Genesis Centre.
Location:Genesis Centre
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun
Link:http://ttmac.org/sale
The Market at cSPACE Marda Loop.
> Saturday Sep 28, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
A vibrant fusion of arts, culture, and culinary delights! Join us for an unforgettable experience celebrating local talent and flavors.
Location:cSPACE Marda Loop
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:http://cspacemardaloop.com
Harvest Pumpkin Fest at Butterfield Acres.
Every Sunday, Saturday, Oct 1, 2024 - Oct 31, 2024 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Stroll through the farmyard and find your perfect pumpkins at Butterfield Acres this year! Add in some great animal visits, fabulous fall photo-ops, pony rides, a ride through Scarecrow Alley in the back woodlands (spectacular at this time of year) and you’ve got the must-do fall family fun day that is great for the entire family..
Location:Butterfield Acres
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link:http://butterfieldacres.com
Kiesza + Orchestra.
> Saturday Oct 5, 2024 at 7:30 pm - 12:00 am
Get your groove on with Canadian dance-pop star Kiesza in this special appearance with the Calgary Phil at Jack Singer Concert Hall.
Location:Jack Singer Concert Hall
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:http://calgaryphil.com

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