News - Calgary

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 »

2019 Grey Cup Festivities Unveiled

The 107th Grey Cup and Grey Cup Festival will be presented by Calgary-based Shaw and Football fans are invited to “Experience the Energy” of the 2019 Grey… Read more »

You can get tennis rackets to computers for prices starting at 35% of retail from City of Calgary

Whether you need a computer or new tools or a used truck, you may find it through The City of Calgary’s surplus sales and public auctions. Bikes… Read more »

Music Festivals in Alberta

From mud festivals to cowboy gatherings, here is a list of music festivals to rock out to during the year of 2019.

Family Day Weekend in Alberta: Festivals and Free Activities

From light and magic festivals to Canada Winter Games, racing on ice, vibrant celebrations of  francophone culture  and free admission to Alberta Museums on family day, there are plenty of fun activities to enjoy this family day weekend across Alberta.

Watch the Complete Time Lapse Video of Calgary’s Iconic Library Construction

On February 8th, Calgary’s new Central Library in East Village completed 100 days of being open. In celebration, the Calgary Municipal Land Corporation has shared the complete time… Read more »

Family Day Weekend in Calgary 2019

A list of 50+ activities and events taking place in Calgary during the family weekend.

Pentatonix: The World Tour

Three-time Grammy Award-winning and multi-platinum-selling artist Pentatonix have announced a 45-date tour produced by Live Nation to kick off their World Tour. Emmy Award-winning, multi-platinum-selling recording artist… Read more »

Free Family Day Fun at Alberta parks and Museums

Enjoy free admission and  special programming at provincial parks, museums and historic sites on  Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. The Family Day weekend also marks the first of… Read more »

6 Things to Do in Calgary – Monday, February 4, 2019

6 Things to Do in Calgary – Monday, February 4, 2019

6 Things to Do on  Monday, February 4, 2019 in Calgary. For all events this week: Things to do this week in Calgary This Weekend in Calgary… Read more »

Going Camping? Alberta Parks’ Online Campsite Reservations open on Feb. 4.

Online camping reservations for Alberta Parks for 2019 summer season will open on February 4, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Counting all individual, group and comfort camping options, … Read more »

5 Weekend Getaways in Alberta: 1st Weekend of February

Here are 5 ideas for a day trip or a weekend getaway in Alberta for the first weekend of February. You can visit the places mentioned any… Read more »

6 Things to Do in Calgary – Thursday, January 31, 2019

6 Things to Do on  Thursday, January 31, 2019 in Calgary. For all events this week: Things to do this week in Calgary This Weekend in Calgary… Read more »