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Things to Do to Celebrate Father’s Day in Calgary

Things to Do to celebrate Father’s Day in Calgary: Events include Annual Wings and Wheels at Hanger Flight Museum,Calgary Stampeders Season Opener, Free admission to Dads and Grand Dads at Telus Spark, Calaway Park and more!

25 Top Things to Do this Week in Calgary Area – May 27 to June 2, 2019

From fabulous festivals worthy of a day trip to Calgary’s signature events like 4th Street Lilac Festival, here are 25 great ways to enjoy an entertaining week in Calgary. Many events happening this week are free to attend.

30+ Free Things to Do in Calgary in June 2019

Events include Mac + Cheese Festival, free concerts and block party during Sled Island, 4th Street Lilac Festival, free concerts in the park,  National Indigenous People’s Day Celebrations, Veg Fest, Night Markets and more! 

Liquor Bans at Alberta Provincial Parks Quashed

Liquor ban existed during May long weekend in select provincial parks has been quashed. Beginning this May long weekend, the liquor ban imposed on eight remaining provincial… Read more »

Hunt for $100K Each Buried in Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver

Interested in a treasure hunt for $100,000? Gold Hunt has created a treasure hunt for the cities of Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver, where-in $100,000 in real gold and… Read more »

From Octo Lollies to Pickle Ice Cream: Try 50 New Foods at This Year’s Calgary Stampede

This year you can try 50 new foods at this year’s Stampede, in addition to classic favourites like corndogs, cotton candy, funnel cakes, and more! The Calgary Stampede… Read more »

Things to Do to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Calgary 2019

Need ideas to Celebrate Mother’s Day in Calgary? Here is a list of Mother’s day Brunch, Tea, Walks and other events to celebrate Mother’s Day Weekend in… Read more »

Things to Do in Calgary in May

Things to Do in Calgary in May: Events, Activities and Festivals happening in Calgary during the month of May 2019. Explore, journey, and discover with the Calgary Children’s Festival, join… Read more »

Best Restaurants in Alberta according to Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants – 2019

Canada’s 100 Best Restaurants has announced the 2019 ranking of Canada’s best restaurants. The restaurants are selected based on votes by 98 food critics, leading chefs, top-notch restaurateurs,… Read more »

Things to Do During Easter in Calgary

Join New West Symphony & Chorus for the free Easter Concert, learn about the Ukrainian tradition of decorating eggs , go on Easter Egg hunts, and  enjoy delicious Easter Sunday brunch this Easter weekend in Calgary.

Canadian Barista and Coffee Academy Opens a New Location in Calgary

Canadian Barista and Coffee Academy (CBCA), the first coffee school in Canada devoted to coffee business education and hands-on barista training has opened a new location in… Read more »

Alberta might lose more than a third of its restaurants

According to a new survey from Restaurants Canada, more than a third of Alberta’s foodservice businesses might close their doors if operating conditions and economy in the… Read more »

50 Things to Do during Spring in Alberta

From yoga, and food festivals to rodeos and a train trip to hunt for Easter eggs, here are 50 adventures for spring in Alberta.

Celebrate the first weekend of Spring with a trip to the province-wide Alberta Métis Fest

Take the whole family to the province-wide showcase of Métis culture, talent, and history and share in the heritage and pride of the Métis people. The Métis Nation… Read more »

One of Calgary’s best family festival, Circle Carnival adds adults only day

Circle – The Traveling Food, Beer & Music Carnival — the festival that makes you forget you’re right in the middle of Calgary , is according to… Read more »

X Games coming to Calgary for the next 3 years

Calgary is targeting to host the X Games beginning in late February or early March of 2020, 2021 and 2022 subject to securing corporate sponsorship.  Since its… Read more »

Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra’s 2019/2020 season feature Star Wars in Concert and Thorgy Thor

Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra has released its 2019-20 season and the lineup has something to suit all kinds of music lovers. Titled The Season of Game Changers, the… Read more »

BMO Centre expansion gets $166.6 million from the Federal Government

Honourable François-Philippe Champagne, Minister of Infrastructure and Communities announced  funding for the expansion of the BMO Convention and Trade Centre in Calgary. The Government of Canada is… Read more »

Calgary Stampede’s Aggie Days adds adults only experience

The Calgary Stampede’s Aggie Days has added an new adult-only experience to the usual free family-friendly fun fair. Aggie Days – Feed Your Mind brings an evening of food, fun… Read more »

Largest Indoor CNG Fueling Complex in North America Opens in Calgary

44,300 square metre Stoney Transit Facility was officially opened today in north-central Calgary. It is the largest indoor Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) bus fueling complex in North… Read more »

Do I have a warrant and other funny 311 calls made in Calgary

City of Calgary has released a list of loopy queries and chuckle-worthy calls made around the last holiday season. The city gets more than 3,000 calls a… Read more »

This is the initial lineup of Calgary Folk Music Festival

Calgary Folk Music Festival has announced the initial lineup for its 2019 edition. Lineup:  Asleep at the Wheel Sheila E. Sharon Van Etten Nathaniel Rateliff Lucius Join… Read more »

Chasing Summer Music Festival announces 2019 Lineup

The premiere outdoor dance music event in Western Canada returns to Calgary for its 2019 season with…a new chase, a new experience…bigger and better than ever… 2019… Read more »

Frankenstein, Peter Pan, Diavolo in Alberta Ballet’s 2019-20 Season

Join Alberta Ballet for a season of the exotic, the edgy and the elegant. It all starts with a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity as Alberta Ballet boldly present the… Read more »