A look at what’s on this week in Calgary.
A weekly digest of What’s On in and around Calgary this weekend including free, fun family & kids’ activities, live music, theatre & performing arts, sports and exhibitions.
A list of 50+ activities and events taking place in Calgary during the family weekend.
Festivals include Forms of Sound Festival and Block Heater. Artists visiting Calgary in February include Dierks Bentley, and Pierce The Veil.
A list of 30+ FREE fun things to do in and around Calgary in February including free Family Day activities, places to visit, live music, and more!
A brand new winter festival – GLOW Downtown Winter Light Festival debuts this month lighting up downtown Calgary with one-of- a-kind installations, projections, theatrical experiences while Block Heater Music Festival and Calgary Midwinter Bluesfest heats up Calgary music scene. Live Theatre events include Filumena by Calgary Opera, Kinky Boots by Broadway across Canada, Gracie – Enbridge New Canadian Play and Life by BalletBoyz presented by Alberta Ballet!
Things to do Explore!
Aspen Crossing, Hwy #24, Mossleigh
April to December, Daily
Aspen Crossing is a unique train themed tourist destination in Southern Alberta, just 39 miles southeast of Calgary. Less than the typical commute to work, you will find a train themed Prairie Oasis. Aspen Crossing is proud to offer 8 different themed train excursions. Read More >>
205 8 Avenue Southeast Calgary, AB T2G 0K9
Varies. According to Performances.
Erstwhile Epcor centre, Art Commons is a multi-venue arts centre in downtown Calgary. It conducts 1800 plus performances and events each year and is home to five theatres and the world-class Jack Singer Concert Hall. Read More >>
1300 Zoo Rd. N.E. Calgary, AB,T2E 7V6
Year round Closed Dec. 25 & Zoo gala
Operated by Alberta’s oldest charity, Calgary Zoological Society, Calgary Zoo is the second largest zoo in Canada. Calgary Zoo is also a leading Canadian Centre for conservation and is home to Centre for Conservation Research with many endangered animals in its care. Read More >>
230, 8560 8A Ave SW Calgary, AB T3H 1T1
Colour On Fire Art Studio (COF) is a valued upscale contemporary paint your own pottery, canvas and glass fusion art-making space. We welcome people of all ages and ability at our inspirational gathering place to share, have fun, paint and create, or simply to be together. Read More >>
130 - 9 Ave. S.E. Calgary, AB,T2G 0P3
Year Round.Monday Closed.
With over 93,000 square feet of exhibition space in more than 20 galleries, the Glenbow Museum in Calgary is one of Western Canada’s largest museums, showcasing a selection of the Glenbow’s collection of over a million objects. Read More >>
Events Calgary Events Calendar
Winsport Markin MacPhail Centre, 88 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary
March 17, 2017
$10 - $1700
Hard Knocks Fighting Championship is a premier Mixed Martial Arts promotion, showcasing the world’s elite, up and coming athletes on a global stage, from right here in Calgary. Read More >>
Hyatt Regency Calgary, 700 Centre St SE, Calgary
March 15, 2017
The fun-filled evening will feature an outstanding array of trips, art, services and merchandise and provides the financial foundation for Trout Unlimited Canada’s work in stream restoration, scientific research and education. Now in it’s 32nd year, this has become North America’s premier fundraising event for freshwater conservation. Read More >>
Century Casino Showroom, 1010 42 Ave SE, Calgary
May 12, 2017 To May 13, 2017
$4 - $10
The NEW vintage market with purpose! This ain’t your typical tea time at grandma’s house – We have an exciting venue filled with treasures sure to delight and excite men and women alike! Over 80+ vendors featuring: True vintage, Collectibles, Re-purposed, Reclaimed, Oil & Gas, Records, Jewelry, Video Games, Antiques,… Read More >>