What’s On This Week in Calgary

A look at what’s on this week in Calgary – Things to do this week in Calgary: March 20 to March 26, 2017.




 

04 Feb

TELUS Spark, 220 St George's Drive NE, Calgary

February 4, 2017 To June 4, 2017

1-403-817-6800

Free - $29.95

Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience is coming to Calgary’s science centre February 4-June 4, 2017. Experience a “career day” at the Starfleet Academy. Test your knowledge and skills to discover what your true ranking would be in a Starfleet career – will you be a Medical, Engineering or Science Officer, or ...  »

07 Mar

Max Bell Theatre, 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary

March 7, 2017 To April 1, 2017

$35.00 - $117 + charges

Based on the bestselling novel by the author of The Kite Runner, this hauntingly beautiful story reveals the strength of the human spirit. In war-torn Afghanistan, two women are brought together by fate and cruelty. Together they will forge an unlikely friendship that leads to an act of unbreakable love.  »

11 Mar

Vertigo Theatre, 115 9th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

March 11, 2017 To April 9, 2017

$29 - $61

Jim Wormold is a British expatriate living in 1950’s Cuba and is struggling to pay for his daughter’s extravagant lifestyle. When the British Secret Service offers him a plum position as their “man in Havana”, he literally can’t afford to say no. There’s just one problem: he ...  »

11 Mar

Genesis Place, 800 East Lake Boulevard Northeast, Airdrie

March 11, 2017 To May 27, 2017

Free

Want to learn a fun, uniquely Canadian choreography? Here’s your chance. Ahead of Sharing Dance Day (on June 2), the Genesis Place is offering FREE dance classes three days a week. Dancers of all ages and abilities wanted! No experience required! Rehearsals will prepare you to shine in community performances ...  »

20 Mar

Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium, 1415 14 Ave NW, Calgary

March 20, 2017

$32.50 - $39.50

Mother Mother No Culture Tour With very special guest K.Flay and Beach Season Vancouver-based alt-rockers, Mother Mother, today announced their 2017 Canadian headlining tour, which will kick off in Moncton, NB on February 23. The tour will see Mother Mother hitting twenty-five cities and travelling from coast-to-coast before wrapping in their ...  »

20 Mar

Lunchbox Theatre, 160, 115 9 Ave SE, Calgary

March 20, 2017 To April 8, 2017

4032654292

$20 - $25

One sunny, summer day, Sharron Matthews stood on a beach in Ontario and suddenly she found herself struck by a controversial idea that changed her life…forever. The Calgary premiere of award winning, world acclaimed cabaret artist Sharron Matthews, Girl Crush is a comic and moving musical tale that weaves ...  »

20 Mar

Ramada Hotel - Signature Lounge, 5359 Calgary Trail Northwest, Edmonton

March 20, 2017

7809148966

$5

Bring your lightly loved, laundered, clothes, shoes, or accessories to swap with other fashionistas! Sip drinks and shop without paying a fortune! This time, any food and beverages we will order through Signature Lounge and each person responsible for their own order. Limited spots for so please RSVP and purchase ...  »

21 Mar

West Hillhurst Community Association, 1940 6th Avenue Northwest, Calgary

March 21, 2017

403-283-0464

$20

Lyndon Penner, Alberta Rockstar Gardener is coming to WHCA to talk about Milkweeds and Greenflowers. Event activities include; giveaways, pages book store on site selling top notch gardening books, & milkweeds for sale! Who is it for? adults HOW MUCH Tickets : $20 How to get tickets? Buy Online Email: [email protected]...  »

21 Mar

John Dutton Theatre, 616 Macleod Trail Southeast, Calgary

March 21, 2017

403-467-7665

$15-$20

Join us for an evening of stories with one of the world’s most renowned bear experts, Charlie Russell. Hear about Charlie’s journey of discovery into the true nature of grizzly bears, including working with Spirit Bears on Princess Royal Island, British Columbia and raising grizzly bear cubs in ...  »

21 Mar

West Hillhurst Community Association, 1940 6th Avenue Northwest, Calgary

March 21, 2017

403-283-0464

0-25

Join us at west hillhurst community association on  for a special presentation by lyndon penner, an accomplished and noted Calgary gardening expert. this interactive talk will touch on milkweeds and other related plants, there will be milkweeds available to purchase at the event. the cost for this seminar is only $20 ...  »

21 Mar

Westbrook Mall, 1002 37 St SW, Calgary

March 21, 2017

(403) 800-3326

$40-$45

New West Symphony and Chorus is pleased to announce that tickets are now available for our 5th Annual Fundraising Gala! Join New West at Jubilations Dinner Theatre for an evening of music (including a sneak preview of Easter and Spring repertoire), fine dining, and a stellar silent auction! Year after ...  »

22 Mar

4825 Mount Royal Gate S.W., Calgary

March 22, 2017

403.440.7770

$44 - $69+ charges

For more than 40 years, the Kronos Quartet—David Harrington (violin), John Sherba (violin), Hank Dutt (viola), and Sunny Yang (cello)—has pursued a singular artistic vision, combining a spirit of fearless exploration with a commitment to continually re-imagining the string quartet experience. In the process, Kronos has become one of ...  »

22 Mar

Festival Hall, 1215 10 Ave SE, Calgary

March 22, 2017

$25.00

Halifax’s Ben Caplan is many things: a charismatic charmer and smasher of pianos, a hirsute madman and an earnest poet, a strummer of delicate chords and a lover of bent and broken melodies. His range runs from rough and textured tones to a croon smoother than a glass of ...  »

23 Mar

Festival Hall, 1215 10 Ave SE, Calgary

March 23, 2017

$25.00

Welch troubadour Joseph is a jaw dropping guitar player with a unique percussive style and powerful voice who underpins the simplicity and complexity of the human condition with a heady promise of hope. His big-picture, genre-defying, versatile music and social commentary empowers and gives voice to many. Ranging from subtle ...  »

23 Mar

Vertigo Theatre, 115 9th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

March 23, 2017 To April 8, 2017

403-221-3708

$25 - $35

D’Artagnan longs to join the King’s Musketeers. But will his sharp sword and quick wit let him survive Paris’ treacherous labyrinth of gossip, slander, intrigue and duels? When the favour for the Queen’s handmaiden brings d’Artagnan afoul of the powerful Cardinal, the daring youth befriends three ...  »

23 Mar

Spruce Meadows, Spruce Meadows Way Southwest, Calgary

March 23, 2017 To March 26, 2017

4035985724

Free

Gemstones, minerals fossils, jewelry, beads and more! You will find it all at The Rock-a-Palooza Gem Show. This all ages, family friendly event will feature amazing minerals from around the world, giving collectors from all walks of life a selection to drool over. “It’s like a museum, except I’...  »

24 Mar

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

March 24, 2017

$36.00 - $70.00 + s/c

Chris Stapleton with special guest Lindi Ortega After performing to countless sold-out crowds across the U.S., Chris Stapleton will embark on a series of Canadian tour dates in 2017 including stops in London, Ottawa, Winnipeg, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver. Special guest Lindi Ortega will join Stapleton for the shows. Fan ...  »

24 Mar

Arts Commons, 205 8th Avenue S.E. Calgary

March 24, 2017 To March 25, 2017

403.571.0849

$20 - $80 + charges

Acclaimed Sydney International Piano Competition first prize winner Konstantin Shamray brings dazzling virtuosity to Prokofiev’s dramatic Piano Concerto No. 2. Tchaikovsky’s powerful Fourth Symphony, ruminating on the theme of “Fate,” culminates the evening with a glorious cascade of boldly uplifting fanfare. Who is it for? All ages HOW MUCH ...  »

24 Mar

The Den, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary

March 24, 2017

$18.50 - $23.50

The Zolas’ new album, ‘Ancient Mars’ feels like an isolated summer between college semesters. Instantly nostalgic with touches of New York natives Ambulance Ltd., New York adoptee John Lennon, and the lost riffs of mid-90’s campus radio. Who is it for? All Ages HOW MUCH Tickets : $18.50 – $23.50 How to get ...  »

24 Mar

The Gateway, SAIT Campus Centre – V203, Calgary

March 24, 2017

$25.00

At just 26 years old, this Quebec francophone artist’s debut and sophomore albums have gone platinum and gold. Influenced by classic country, folk and vintage pop, his retro-soul songs are delivered in a tremulous, emotive voice. Who is it for? 18 and Over HOW MUCH Tickets : $25.00 How to get tickets? Buy ...  »

24 Mar

Beddington Heights Community Arts Centre, 375 Bermuda Dr NW, Calgary

March 24, 2017 To April 6, 2017

$17 - $25

J. Pierrepont Finch is a window-washer with lots of dreams and some shady schemes, ready to make his ascent up the corporate ladder. Clever, calculating, and charismatic, Finch catapults himself from mailroom to boardroom, catching the eye of Rosemary Pilkington, an equally driven and opportunistic employee, on the way up. ...  »

24 Mar

Pumphouse Theatre, 2140 Pumphouse Avenue SW Calgary

March 24, 2017

403.263.0079

$12-$15

The Pumphouse Theatre and Alberta Drama Festival Association are at it again for the 34rd annual Calgary Region One-Act Play Festival. On Friday March 24, we are thrilled to present 2 original one-act plays from a diverse array of local artists- Moot Productions and Red String Theatre. The One Act Play Festival ...  »

24 Mar

Calgary Chinese Cultural Centre 197 1 St SW, Calgary, AB T2P 4M4, 

March 24, 2017 To March 26, 2017

n/a

$5

Market Collective is an independent market, created to showcase the works of local artists, artisans and musicians and to strengthen the local community in Calgary. Join us at the Chinese Cultural Centre for a weekend of local art, music, interactive displays, yummy treats, cocktails, and much much more! Live music ...  »

24 Mar

The Bro'Kin Yolk#130, 12580 Symons Valley Road Northwest, Calgary

March 24, 2017

4036684715

$45

Let us take you on a journey, with an overview of beginner wine education. We learn about their unique aromas, food pairings and help you develop a profile of your wine palette accompanied by food pairings. Who is it for? adults 21 and Older HOW MUCH Tickets : $45/Adult How to get ...  »

25 Mar

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

March 25, 2017

[email protected]

$26.87

Mar. 25 - Oh Susanna with opening act t.b.a. at The Nick  »

25 Mar

SCA community centre, 277 Strathcona Dr. S.W., Calgary

March 25, 2017

4032872299

$33.08

Saturday, March 25, 2017 - Corin Raymond's unique take on life expressed through his songs will make you laugh, cry and stomp along. Red Moon Road have honed a great live act from tours across Europe and North America.  »

25 Mar

Flames Central, 219-8 ave SW, Calgary

March 25, 2017

$39.50

The Tea Party #TX20 1997 was an epic year. The Simpsons was named the longest-running prime-time animated series, Steve Jobs returned to Apple and Tiger Woods became the youngest golfer to ever win the Masters. In Canada, fans of award-winning The Tea Party were celebrating the release of the band’s ...  »

25 Mar

Gallery House Concerts Society, Nottingham Road Northwest, Calgary

March 25, 2017

403 988-3106

$25

Get into the music! “Can’t stop a bird from singing. Can’t blame a girl for dreaming” Those words echo throughout the materials of Roxanne Potvin, a singer/songwriter with pop smarts, undeniable soul, and a ceaseless drive to keep pushing herself in new directions. Roxanne’s music grew ...  »

25 Mar

North On Centre Pub Showroom, 2820 Centre Street N, Calgary

March 25, 2017 To May 6, 2017

403-228-7888

$19

FUNNYFEST Calgary Comedy Festival Society Presents:  17th Annual FUNNYFEST TALENT SEARCH  AND Comedy Workshop Graduates COMPETE (weekly 6 rounds) The 100 minute show Features: * A great headline comic each week with 6 to 8 Competitors & Master of Ceremonies Comedian * Come watch the excitement and LAUGH as competitors compete to be one of […]  »

25 Mar

BMO Centre, 20 Roundup Way SW, Calgary

March 25, 2017 To March 26, 2017

403.256.8894

$8 - $10

The Professional Golfers’ Association of Alberta organzies two consumer golf shows every year, one in Edmonton and one in Calgary. These shows include an indoor driving with some of the industry’s top suppliers, including PING, Callaway and Cobra Puma Golf, along with a Clearance Centre that is clearing out ...  »

25 Mar

Grey Eagle Resort and Casino, 3777 Grey Eagle Drive, Calgary

March 25, 2017 To March 26, 2017

N/A

$25.00 - $75.00

Not Safe For Con is a Nerd Culture Show with a mature audience in mind. An 18+, licensed event that will feature live performances on a main stage, with a focus on Nerd Culture. There will be Cosplay Performance Arts, Comedy, Music, Live Readings, Dance and Panels on the Main Stage ...  »

25 Mar

BMO Centre, Stampede Park, 20 Roundup Way SW, Calgary

March 25, 2017 To March 26, 2017

403-242-0859

$8-$12

A fun and interactive event specifically designed to put everything families need all under one roof. We have local and national exhibitors showcasing the latest products plus check out interactive workshops, parented play areas and ongoing entertainment. This season, catch Toopy & Binoo on the Main Stage and don’t ...  »

25 Mar

Rothney Astrophysical Observatory, 200 198070 Hwy 22, Priddis

March 25, 2017

403.931.2366

$10.00 - $20.00

Quantum Technology- Putting the weird to work” Quantum physics predicts extraordinary phenomena such as entanglement, and describes how nature works at the smallest scales. Neil Sinclair will discuss how some scientists are harnessing these weird predictions to develop new technology that could impact our everyday lives. Speaker: Neil Sinclair, dept ...  »

25 Mar

St. Patrick's Island, Calgary

March 25, 2017

311

Free

This FREE event will feature free hot chocolate, bike-powered music and lights, kids' nature games and an interactive Earth Hour photo booth. Event-goers can bring a light, drum, costume, lantern or decorate their bike and take part in a procession to signal the beginning of Earth Hour.  »

25 Mar

CNIB, 15 Colonel Baker Place Northeast, Calgary

March 25, 2017

403-261-7225

$20

Join CNIB Calgary’s inaugural Night Steps pledge walk, to step into a night filled with family-friendly events, a Calgary Lions Club BBQ and a walk under the stars to benefit and improve the lives of those who are blind and partially sighted. Register as a participant, a sponsor or ...  »

 

For all the weekend events, see – Things to Do this Weekend

Posts Information

  • : 2
  • Leave a Reply