Free Events

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

    16 Nov

    Calgary Farmers Market, 510 77th Avenue Southeast, Calgary

    November 16, 2017 To December 23, 2017



    We’re continuing our holiday tradition and will be transforming into the premiere destination to find everything for on the table and under the tree this upcoming holiday season. Read More >>

    02 Dec

    Chinook Honey Company, Site 14, RR1, Okotoks

    December 2, 2017 To December 9, 2017



    This event is a family fundraiser for the Foothills Country Hospice and involves activities outdoors and in for the whole family. Read More >>

    Lions Festival of Lights
    02 Dec

    14 St NW & 24 Ave NW, Calgary

    December 2, 2017 To January 8, 2018


    The Festival of Lights is the largest FREE drive-by Christmas Lights showcase in Calgary. It’s comprised of over 105,000 lights along 14 th St NW. Read More >>

    02 Dec

    Main Street, Airdrie, AB, Canada

    December 2, 2017


    Santa and Mrs. Claus are coming to Airdrie and we’re having a Parade in their honour. Take family and friends to the Santa Claus Parade where Santa and numerous floats roll down on Main Street and light up the downtown. Read More >>

    Christmas Lights at Spruce Meadows
    09 Dec

    Spruce Meadows, 18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary

    December 9, 2017 To January 7, 2018


    $10 per car

    Running throughout the Holiday Season, Spruce Meadows invites your entire family – together with your Christmas guests – to enjoy the Christmas Lights @ Spruce Meadows. Read More >>

    10 Dec

    Stampede Corral Ice, 555 Saddledome Rise Southeast, Calgary

    December 10, 2017


    Free Admission

    Join the Olympia Skating Club to celebrate Canada 150 Skating Day! Our free skating event will be at the Stampede Corral Ice. There will be two sessions of public skating, an ice performance by Olympia Adult Skaters, refreshments and activities. Read More >>

    01 Jan

    Elbow Valley Resident's Club, 100 Misty Morning Drive, Calgary

    January 1, 2018



    A super fun family friend event and a great way to bring in the New Year! Come and watch over 80 Dipsters in crazy costumes jump into the icy water to raise critical funds and awareness for the SA Foundation’s work against human trafficking. Read More >>

    01 Feb

    Various Venues, Calgary

    February 1, 2018 To February 28, 2018


    It’s that delicious time of year again!   New to YYC Hot Chocolate Fest? Throughout the month of February, participating cafes and restaurants will feature signature hot chocolate drinks created especially for this friendly competition. Read More >>

    10 Feb

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

    February 10, 2018 To February 18, 2018


    The Calgary Chinese Culture Centre Association together with other community partners and organizers are hosting the annual Chinese New Year of the Dog 2018 Carnival “CNY Carnival 2018” spanning over 2 weekends. Read More >>

    25 May

    Lunchbox Theatre, 160 115 9 Ave SE, Calgary

    May 25, 2018 To June 9, 2018


    Free Admission

    For more than 30 years Lunchbox Theatre has been dedicated to the creation, development and production of new Canadian one-act plays, many of which have gone on to great acclaim after their premiere on our stage. Come and be a part of the process of creation. Read More >>