Free Events

Free events – Upcoming free events including free family events, free concerts, free theatre and other fun events.

    2017 Chinese New Year Festival
    21 Jan

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

    January 21, 2017 To January 29, 2017


    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 >>

    LEGO Building Competition!
    27 Jan

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

    January 27, 2017 To January 28, 2017


    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


    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 >>

    Chinese New Year Lion Dance
    28 Jan

    553 Riverfront Ave SE, Calgary, AB T2G Canada 

    January 28, 2017


    Gung Hey Fat Choy! Join the Jing Wo Cultural Association for a traditional lion dance to help ring in the Lunar New Year – Year of the Rooster! The dance will take place at 4pm on RiverWalk Plaza. Read More >>

    YYC Hot Chocolate Fest Launch!
    28 Jan

    Calgary Farmers' Market, 510 77 Ave SE, Calgary

    January 28, 2017


    It’s that delicious time of year again! To kick off the 6th Annual YYC Hot Chocolate Fest, everyone is invited to our official launch on Saturday, January 28, 2017! Join our host, Calgary Stampeders very own #26 Rob Cote and Calgary Meals On Wheels for the official “inaugural sip” to… Read More >>

    30 Jan

    The Blues Can, 1429 9th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

    January 30, 2017

    (403) 262-2666


    Come one come all! Something a little different…. Movies! The last Monday of each month. Zenon West hosts this informative, insightful, interactive evening at The Blues Can. Show will start at 8pm. Appetizer Specials, Drink Specials… and Popcorn!! A different featured show each time. Read More >>

    2017 Bridal Show & Open House
    04 Feb

    The Glenmore Inn & Convention Centre, 2720 Glenmore Trail, Calgary

    February 4, 2017

    (403) 720-5290


    Mark your calendars for the 2017 Bridal Show & Open House at The Glenmore Inn & Convention Centre! Come out and see everything that The Glenmore Inn has to offer your special day or event, while visiting with some of Calgary’s top wedding professionals! Visit with vendors in many different… Read More >>

    Multicultural Fair
    04 Feb

    Confederation Park 55+ Activity Centre, 2212 13th Street NW, Calgary

    February 4, 2017


    Free admission

    Join us for a day of music, song and dance celebrating our multicultural community and Canada’s 150th birthday. Enjoy entertainment by singers and dancers clothed in ethnic attire. Stop by the booths and learn about diverse cultures. Read More >>

    Chestermere Valentine's Day Market
    11 Feb

    201 West Chestermere Drive, Chestermere

    February 11, 2017



    This is a fun, busy market. Lot’s of laughs and always shoppers going through. Lot’s of people because of hockey games in same building. Who is it for? all-ages Free WHEN & WHERE Date & Time: February 11 2017 10am- 3pm Venue: 201 West Chestermere Drive. Read More >>

    Free Family Fun Day
    20 Feb

    Eau Claire Market, 200 Barclay Parade Southwest, Calgary

    February 20, 2017



    Free Family Fun Day for all ages at Eau Claire Market! Enjoy Live Entertainment, a Magician, Petting Zoo, Carnival Games, Face Painting and much more! Featuring an Artisan Market by MarketSpot YYC. Read More >>

    Peace by Piece Marketplace
    06 May

    St Peter's Anglican Church, 903 75th Avenue SW, Calgary

    May 6, 2017



    Spring is coming and with it our next By-Hand Marketplace! There will be treasures from home décor to tasty treats, Beauty secrets to wearables too. Read More >>

    02 Sep

    Montgomery Community Centre, 5003 16th Avenue NW, Calgary

    September 2, 2017 To September 3, 2017


    25th Annual BBQ on the Bow Festival Canada’s Oldest BBQ Festival with plenty of entertainment. The BBQ on the Bow features 35+ BBQ teams competing over the weekend for over $10,000 in prize money. Read More >>