Events Calendar

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Aspen Crossing Railway - EarlyBird2017
01 Jan

Aspen Crossing, Mossleigh

January 1, 2017 To February 28, 2017

403-534-2129

$26.99 - $104.99

2017 SUMMER TRAIN SCHEDULE – 25% OFF (EarlyBird2017) – ends Feb 28, 2017 cannot be combined with any other offers Who is it for? adults Infants 23 months and under are free if on a lap HOW MUCH Tickets :$26.99 – $104. Read More >>

hprodeo
05 Jan

Arts Commons, 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary

January 5, 2017 To February 2, 2017

$15 & up

The High Performance Rodeo, Calgary’s International Festival of the Arts, is an annual festival that animates the city in January with an array of live performances from around the world. Featuring theatre, music, dance, and multidisciplinary art, ‘The Rodeo’ is a showcase of the best in contemporary performance. Read More >>

6 Guitars
09 Jan

Lunchbox Theatre, 160 115 9 Ave SE, Calgary

January 9, 2017 To January 28, 2017

4032654292

$20 - $25

Written and performed by Chase Padgett, 6 Guitars is a pitch perfect blend of music, comedy, and characters. In a virtuosic performance, Chase Padgett becomes 6 different guitar players each with their own distinct voice, views, and musical style. Read More >>

Stranger to Hard Work - High Performance Rodeo • Special Presentation
17 Jan

Martha Cohen Theatre, 220 9 Ave SE, Calgary

January 17, 2017 To January 28, 2017

403-294-7475

$25 - $72

Stranger to Hard Work Written and Performed by Cathy Jones Directed by Ann-Marie Kerr Presented by Alberta Theatre Projects & One Yellow Rabbit as part of the 31st Annual High Performance Rodeo A hilarious evening with comedian, Canadian icon, and one of the funniest women in television, Cathy Jones (This… Read More >>

2017 Chinese New Year Festival
21 Jan

Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre, 197 1st Street Southwest, Calgary

January 21, 2017 To January 29, 2017

Free

The Calgary Chinese Culture Centre Association together with other community partners and organizers are hosting the annual Chinese New Year of the Rooster 2017 Carnival “CNY Carnival 2017” spanning over 4 weekends from January 21 & 22 to February 11 & 12, 2017. Read More >>

audience
24 Jan

Arts Commons, 220 9 Ave SE, Calgary

January 24, 2017 To February 18, 2017

$35 & up

For sixty years Queen Elizabeth II has held a private weekly meeting with each of her many Prime Ministers. Politicians have come and gone, but she has remained a constant. Read More >>

Disenchanted!
25 Jan

The Pumphouse Theatre, 2140 Pumphouse Ave SW, Calgary

January 25, 2017 To January 28, 2017

$30

Poisoned apples. Glass slippers. Who needs ’em?! Not Snow White and her posse of disenchanted princesses in the hilarious hit musical that is anything but Grimm. Forget the princesses you think you know. Read More >>

Animal Tales
25 Jan

Shelf Life Books, 1302 4th Street Southwest, Calgary

January 25, 2017

4032839489

$10 suggested donation (or pay what you can)

Hear Edinburgh Storyteller, Calum Lykan bring history, myth and legend of Scotland alive at BLOODY SCOTLAND, A STORYCAFE, with host, Cassy Welburn of TALES Calgary Who is it for? adult or over 12 HOW MUCH Tickets : $10 suggested donation  (or pay what you can) (Refreshments) How to get tickets? At… Read More >>

Revv52 MixTape LIVE
26 Jan

Bella Concert Hall, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary

January 26, 2017 To January 28, 2017

$25 & up

REVV52 brings you a MixTape of fantastic music performed in a way only Revv52 can with 50 voices and a kicking band. Read More >>

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26 Jan

BMO Centre, 1410 Olympic Way SE, Calgary

January 26, 2017 To January 29, 2017

(403) 261-0583 / (403) 261-0584

free to $15

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday by exploring the great outdoors! With National Parks across Canada offering free admission from coast to coast throughout 2017, RVing is the best ways to discover our vast country and allow your inner wildhood to roam free. Read More >>

Hemispheres: South America
27 Jan

Eckhardt-Gramatté Hall, 206 University Court NW, Calgary

January 27, 2017

$30 - $40

Program Works by Villa Lobos, Vega & Ginastera Performers Catalyst Quartet: Suliman Tekalli, violin Karla Donehew-Perez, violin Paul Laraia, viola Karlos Rodriguez, cello About the Catalyst Quartet Hailed by the New York Times at their Carnegie Hall debut as “invariably energetic and finely burnished… playing with earthy visor,” the Catalyst… Read More >>

Hard Knocks Fighting Championship HK53
27 Jan

Winsport Markin MacPhail Centre, 88 Canada Olympic Road Southwest, Calgary

January 27, 2017

403-809-9253

$20 - $1700

Hard Knocks Fighting Championship is your premier MMA promotion, showcasing the world’s elite, up and coming athletes on a global stage. While it is our mission to develop the sport of MMA by creating opportunities for athletes to compete, we are also passionate about giving back to our community. Read More >>

Calgary Hitmen vs. Regina Pats
27 Jan

Scotiabank Saddledome, 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary

January 27, 2017

$18.5 - $23.5

Calgary Hitmen is a Junior ice hockey team playing in the Central Division of the Western Hockey League. HOW MUCH Tickets : $18.5 – $23. Read More >>

LEGO Building Competition!
27 Jan

Silver Springs Community Association, 5720 Silver Ridge Drive NW, Calgary

January 27, 2017 To January 28, 2017

Free

CREATE, BUILD and INVENT! The public is invited to drop by and check out the LEGO entries from 12 – 2pm at the Silver Springs Community Centre. Registered entrants build at home in one of our build categories: Structures, Transportation, Cool Scenes or All Things Canada. Read More >>

Winterfête 2017
27 Jan

Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant, 15979 Bow Bottom Trail Southeast, Calgary

January 27, 2017

403.476.1310

Free Admission

The Ranche at Fish Creek Restoration Society and the Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant present Winterfête 2017 Celebrating 61 years of Identity City of Calgary and City of Québec Sister City Celebration at the Bow Valley Ranche Restaurant January 27 | 6pm Attendance is complimentary | Dinner service is a là… Read More >>

Jan. 28 - Catherine MacLellan with opening act t.b.a. presented by The Nickelodeon Music Club
28 Jan

Crescent Heights Community Hall, 1101 - 2nd Street NW, Calgary

January 28, 2017

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$26.87

Catherine MacLellan with opening act Over the Moon presented by The Nickelodeon Music Club Catherine MacLellan – Her 2015 CD The Ravens Sun won the Roots And Traditional Solo Juno Award and Canadian Folk Music Awards for Contemporary Album of the Year and English Songwriter of the Year. Read More >>

Julia Lynx in Concert:  A Benefit for the GDTA
28 Jan

Alberta Wilderness Association, 455 12 St NW, Calgary

January 28, 2017

403-467-7665

$15-$20

Join us for an evening of songs and stories with Canmore singer songwriter Julia Lynx. After hiking the Great Divide Trail with her spouse and guidebook author Dustin Lynx, life on the trail infused Julia’s songwriting with a love for the land. Read More >>