Festivals - Calgary

Upcoming festivals in Calgary.

19 May

Various Restaurants, Calgary

May 19, 2019 To May 25, 2019

Free Admission

Hosted by VegFest Calgary, YYC Vegan Week is a chance for restaurants and patrons alike to experience the rapidly growing plant-based global movement. Read more…

20 May

The Grand, 608 1 Street Southwest, Calgary

May 20, 2019 To May 25, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


With Steve Patterson, Jann Arden, Naomi Snieckus, James Mullinger, Eman El-Husseini, Jess Salomon, Charles Demers, Derek Seguin and more. Read more…

24 May

Waterton Lakes National Park of Canada, Alberta

May 24, 2019 To June 2, 2019

7:00 PM To 11:59 PM

$10 & up

Waterton Lakes National Park celebrates culinary by showcasing local talent and artistry. Tempt your taste buds in the Rocky Mountains. Read more…

24 May

Central Library, 3 Street Southeast, Calgary

May 24, 2019 To June 2, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM

$10 & up

Fairy Tales Presentation Society  celebrate local and national queer artists and share diverse stories based in film. As the largest queer film festival in Canada outside of Vancouver… Read more…

25 May

VIVO West Arena , 11950 Country Village Link Northeast, Calgary

May 25, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



Join us  for a day that has gone to the dogs! You will enjoy: * a fun indoor, and outdoor doggy playdate, for all sizes and breeds… Read more…

25 May

Heritage Park, Calgary

May 25, 2019 To May 26, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


regular Admission

It’s the 24th anniversary of the Festival of Quilts, and we have a lot in store for Western Canada’s largest outdoor quilt show! Hundreds of stunning handmade quilts… Read more…

25 May

Olympic Plaza, 8 Avenue Southeast, Calgary

May 25, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM

$15.99 to $50

Water Lantern Festival is an incredible experience where thousands of family, friends, and strangers celebrate life together. Read more…

26 May

Edgar Farms, 1465 Twp Rd 352, Red Deer County

May 26, 2019 To June 9, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



Our Asparagus Festival is a fun filled day packed with memorable experiences geared toward the entire family. Read more…

29 May

West Village Theatre, 10 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

May 29, 2019 To June 1, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


Fourth annual Cannonball Festival of Youth Theatre!  Featuring a collection of one-act plays directed, designed, stage managed, written, produced, and of course performed by by youth! 2019… Read more…

30 May

Various Venues, Calgary

May 30, 2019 To June 9, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


$20 & up

The 19th annual FunnyFest Calgary Comedy Festival, May 30 — June 9, 2019  FEATURES: 11 days & nights of comedy, 9 venues, 70 performers, and 11 themes. Read more…

Calgary Ukrainian Festival
01 Jun

Acadia Recreation Complex, 240 90 Ave SE, Calgary

June 1, 2019 To June 2, 2019

11:00 AM To 5:00 PM

$6.00 & up

The Calgary Ukrainian Festival is back for its 9th anniversary! Join us for all the amazing sights and sounds of true Ukrainian heritage, passion and culture. Read more…

01 Jun

Leighton Art Centre, 282027 144 St W, Millarville, Foothills No. 31

June 1, 2019 To June 2, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


free admission

The Clothesline Festival & Art Sale 2019 presents over 1500 pieces of Alberta-made art and fine crafts. Read more…

01 Jun

Chinook Honey Company, Okotoks

June 1, 2019 To June 2, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



Travel back in time and experience the fascinating world of Norse culture by taking a trip to our Viking Village for some genuine family fun! Come cheer… Read more…

02 Jun

4th St SW Between 13th Ave and Elbow Dr, Calgary

June 2, 2019

10:00 AM To 6:00 PM


This free one day event is the start up to Calgary’s vibrant festival season, and encourages citizens to shake off their winter blues and reintroduce themselves to… Read more…

05 Jun

Spruce Meadows, Spruce Meadows Way Southwest, Calgary

June 5, 2019 To June 9, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM


$5 & up

Best athletes from the world’s top show jumping nations compete for top prize money and international acclaim during the Spruce Meadows National,the first tournament in the Spruce… Read more…

08 Jun

MacEwan Hall, Collegiate Boulevard Northwest, Calgary

June 8, 2019

4:00 PM To 11:00 PM


$30.00 & up

It’s not every day you get to Reggae! Join Calgary ReggaeFest at Riddim West!! Featuring world-class musical performers from Canada and the world, Calgary ReggaeFest is a… Read more…

12 Jun

West Village Theatre, 10 Avenue Southwest, Calgary

June 12, 2019 To June 15, 2019

12:00 AM To 11:59 PM



Featuring a host of events and performances – including a Theatre Series, Animation Series, Dance Series, Interdisciplinary Series, Improv Series, Site Specific Art Tours, and Club Series… Read more…

12 Jun

Various Venues, Calgary

June 12, 2019 To June 16, 2019

12:00 PM To 3:30 PM

Free & Ticketed Events

Summer Jazz Festival by Jazz YYC. Artists include JUNO Award winning Allison Au Quartet, The Heavyweights Brass Band, Maya Rae featuring Miles Black Trio, Yuri Honing Acoustic Quartet and many more! Read more…