Events

Events in Calgary

Find the top events in Calgary including free family events, concerts, festivals, live theatre, sports and more!

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08 Apr

Ironwood Stage and Grill, 1229 9th Avenue S.E., Calgary

April 8, 2017 To June 17, 2017

403-243-4510

Adults $24 children $17 (plus GST)

Saturday brunch with Prime Time Big Band at Inglewood’s Ironwood Stage and Grill is a Calgary institution for music lovers. Now celebrating its 22nd year, Prime Time Big Band boasts the city’s most celebrated and respected musicians led by Dave Jones. Featuring vocalist Deanne Matley. Read More >>

27 Apr

The Glenmore Inn & Convention Centre, Calgary

April 27, 2017 To December 28, 2017

403.720.5288

$11.00 - $15.75

Join us in the Garden Court every Thursday for a BBQ Lunch Buffet! Follow us on Facebook to view menu! Who is it for? all-ages HOW MUCH Tickets : Adults: $15.75 Seniors (65+): $13.75 Children (6-12): $11.00 Children (5 & Under): FREE How to get tickets? Email: [email protected] Phone: 403.720. Read More >>

02 May

Stephen Avenue, 8 Avenue SW, Calgary

May 2, 2017 To September 5, 2017

403-203-9243

FREE

We are very excited to announce that we are bringing the Market to Stephen Avenue Downtown Calgary once again over the Summer of 2017! 2017 Dates: Tuesday’s in MAY: 2nd, 16th, and 30th Tuesday’s in JUNE: 6th, 13th, 20th and 27th Tuesday’s in JULY: 4th and 18th Tuesday’s in AUGUST:… Read More >>

04 May

Contemporary Calgary, 117 8 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

May 4, 2017 To July 30, 2017

4037701350

FREE

Please join us on Thursday, May 4 at 7:00 PM for the Opening Reception and Curator’s Tour of Architecture & National Identity: The Centennial Projects 50 Year On! Utopia Factory is a suite of three exhibitions exploring architectural monuments and the urban fabric in the formation of national and civic… Read More >>

20 May

Northland Village mall parkade, 5111 Northland Drive NW, Calgary

May 20, 2017 To October 7, 2017

403-926 6969

Kids: free, adults (16+): $1

Calgarians now get to BE the market. Coming to Calgary on the Saturday of May long weekend is a new form of weekly community market – one where Calgarians can show up and sell whatever treasures they have, alongside regular vendors of farmers produce, crafts and collectibles. Read More >>

25 May

Olympic Oval University of Calgary2500 University Dr NW Calgary, AB T2N 1N4 oval.ucalgary.ca, 

May 25, 2017 To May 28, 2017

613-695-5425

$5 - $100

Taekwondo Canada is hosting the 2017 Canadian National Taekwondo Championships in the City of Calgary, Alberta at the Olympic Oval from May 25th to 28th. This is the biggest national competition that features kyorugi, poomsae and para taekwondo all in four days. Read More >>

25 May

Chinook Centre Parking Lot, 6455 Macleod Trail SW, Calgary

May 25, 2017 To June 1, 2017

587-215-1076

FREE

Join us at the TELUS Future Home to experience the potential of a fibre optic network and preview the future of home technology. Residents can visit the Future Home from Thursday, May 25 to Thursday, June 1, 2017. Read More >>

Scorpio Theatre's The Laws of Thermodynamics
26 May

Joyce Doolittle Theatre, 331 41 ave NE, Calgary

May 26, 2017 To June 3, 2017

$17 to $21

When the end of the world came, it was not by fire or flood. It wasn’t Martians or climate change or a meteor from space. It wasn’t even revenge. Instead the end of the world was something much quieter, much softer, and much more melancholic. Read More >>

26 May

Various Venues, Calgary

May 26, 2017 To May 28, 2017

4038190354

$20-$150

The Canadian International Fashion Film Festival (CANIFFF) will take over downtown Calgary Saturday, May 27 and Sunday May 28, with a packed schedule of screenings, awards and parties for fashion film lovers and influencers in the industry. Read More >>

26 May

Acadia Recreation Complex, 240 90 Ave SE, Calgary

May 26, 2017 To May 28, 2017

403-400-4626

$11.34 - $32.04

Alberta’s Biggest Annual Roller Derby Tournament! Chinook City Roller Derby is proud to present our Sixth annual Flat Track Fever Roller Derby Tournament! This year we are hosting two tracks with 12 women’s teams from BC, Alberta, and Saskatchewan. Read More >>

26 May

Spruce Meadows, Spruce Meadows Way Southwest, Calgary

May 26, 2017 To June 4, 2017

4038157499

All Ages- $25-$40 * refer to 2 for 1 * 3yrs and under is free

Royal Canadian Family Circus SPECTAC! 2017 comes to Spruce Meadows & CrossIron Mills under magnificent Big Top! For 50 years, the Royal Canadian family Circus has been providing fun activities and entertainment for kids… and for the entire family! Most adults still recall their first trip to the circus as… Read More >>

27 May

Pearce Estate Park, 1440 17a St SE, Calgary

May 27, 2017 To June 3, 2017

403-998-4782

Free

This special week encourages adults to jumpstart outdoor nature play with their wee ones because outdoor play is good for children and connects them with nature. Read More >>

28 May

MacEwan Hall, 2500 University Dr. NW, Calgary

May 28, 2017

$39.50

Artists: The Head and the Heart, Courtney Marie Andrews With Let’s Be Still ready for release, The Head and the Heart is eager to return to the road to further hone the musical bond its members formed in such whirlwind fashion. Read More >>

28 May

Hotel Arts, 119 12th Avenue Southwest, Calgary

May 28, 2017

(403) 813-3913

$150

Carnival Cocktails for Cancer is an evening of amazing food and creative cocktails featuring some of Alberta’s most talented bartenders and chefs. Proceeds will be directed to support critical research here in Alberta through the Canadian Cancer Society. Read More >>

Red Hot Chili Peppers Calgary
29 May

Scotiabank Saddledome, 555 Saddledome Rise S.E., Calgary

May 29, 2017

$69.00 - $119.00 + charges

Red Hot Chili Peppers With special guests Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue One of the most successful acts in rock history, Red Hot Chili Peppers, which is singer Anthony Kiedis, bassist Flea, drummer Chad Smith, and guitarist Josh Klinghoffer, have sold more than 60 million albums, including five multi-platinum LPs,… Read More >>

30 May

The West Village Theatre, 2007 10 Ave SW, Calgary

May 30, 2017 To June 11, 2017

403-242-7118 x2

16.52 - 26.87

WHO’S TO BLAME FOR THE BIG BAD WOLF? Youth, violence, sexuality, family, and growing up; a visceral retelling of the Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale set against a modern landscape. Read More >>

30 May

Vern's, 622 8 Ave SW, Calgary

May 30, 2017 To August 29, 2017

$5

Crash Test Comedy offers two stand up comedy shows every Tuesday at Vern’s! Join us at 8pm for a pro/am showcase & at 10pm for a “show-up-go-up” open mic! Who is it for? adults HOW MUCH Tickets : $5 How to get tickets? At the door WHEN & WHERE Date… Read More >>

01 Jun

Nite Owl, 213 10th Avenue Southwest, Calgary

June 1, 2017

$20.00 - $25.00

Artists: The Flatliners, The Dirty Nil, Sam Coffey and The Iron Lungs With an impressive road resume that boasts tours along side punk icons like NOFX and Bad Religion, The Flatliners continue to mature and progress, an evolution obvious on their new Fat 7″ Cynics. Read More >>

01 Jun

Motel Theatre - Arts Commons, 225 - 8 Ave SE, Calgary

June 1, 2017 To June 10, 2017

587-216-8687

$15 - $20

LABELLED: The production includes a photography exhibit featuring portraits of 14 Calgarians who share their real stories about labels they have held and that may have defined, reduced or wounded them. Some portraits are accompanied by short audio stories. Read More >>