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The Calgary Phil’s Symphony Sundays for Kids Brings Little Red Riding Hood to Life

Little Red Riding Hood comes to life during the Calgary Phil's Symphony Sundays for Kids, October 4, 2015.

Little girl + red cape + Grandma + big bad wolf = one great story by Roald Dahl. Combine that story with music by the Calgary Philharmonic orchestra and fantastic costumes, actors and puppets, and you’ve got the makings of a fabulous afternoon. Dixieland band The Dixie Knights will provide pre-concert entertainment and don’t forget to […]

Celebrate Community, Food, Music and More @ the 2nd Annual ‘Circle the Wagons’

Circle the Wagons, Food, Beer & Music Festival in Calgary AB

On Saturday September 12th, local businesses/community builders BassBus, YYCFoodTrucks and Village Brewery will come together in Pumphouse Park to create a celebration of community, food, beer, and music! The second annual family friendly Circle the Wagons will raise funds for community initiatives and bring urban experiences outside the downtown core. In addition to the great […]

The Spruce Meadows Masters Tournament Returns for Another Season of High Jumping Excellence

Spruce Meadows in Calgary AB is a world-class horse jumping competition facility.

The Spruce Meadows Masters tournament begins on September 9 and carries through until September 13. Come down and world’s top show jumping nations compete for prize money and international acclaim. There will also be family entertainment including pony rides, face painting, and a marketplace on site all tournament long. Founders Plaza will be officially unveiled at the […]

Calgary Home + Design Show: Where It All Comes Together for Every Home Improvement Project

Calgary Home and Design Show

The Calgary Home + Design Show is where it all comes together for every home improvement project, inside and out. Starring big names like Bryan and Sarah Baeumler, stars of HGTV’s House of Bryan: In the Sticks, design duo Janette Ewen and Jef Hancock, founders of Parker Barrow, local design favourite Alykhan Velji, and lifestyle expert Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault. Enjoy more than 350 exhibitors and a […]

Oh Baby! Find Everything You Need at the Calgary Baby and Tot Show

Calgary Baby & Tot Show, September 26-27, 2015

Get deals and samples from vendors and take in some family entertainment at the Calgary Baby and Tot Show on September 26 and 27! In addition to all of the great vendors, you can enjoy play and fun zones, educational seminars, live shows by The Equestria Girls, with My Little Pony, and much more. General admission […]

All A-b-o-o-a-r-d!! for Railway Days at Heritage Park

Railway Days at Heritage Park

Heritage Park is always a great destination for railway fans both young and old, but on September 26 and 27, train enthusiasts will get an extra special treat when Canadian Pacific presents the annual Railway Days weekend. Heritage Park is one of the few sites in North America with two steam locomotives, and this is […]

Ho ye! Dinnae Miss the Calgary Highland Games… pure!

Calgary Highland Games, September 5, 2015

Whether you’re a Scot or not, there’s plenty to see and do at the Calgary Highland Games! Think drums banging, pipes skirling… the games return to Springbank Park for All Seasons on September 5th, to celebrate Scottish traditions. Come down to see Highland dancing, piping and drumming, and heavy events! There’ll be a family friendly Village […]

Rainbows Abound: Calgary Pride Parade & Festival Top Off Calgary Pride Week

Calgary Pride Week, August 28 - September 7, 2015.

The Calgary Pride Festival celebrates its 25th year in 2015. The Pride Parade, happening September 6th at noon, is a big highlight of the week and is immediately followed by the festival, at Shaw Millennium Park. This event includes local food trucks, beer gardens, vendors and a family zone and runs from noon to 8 pm. […]

Swap Some Outgrown Gear and Save on New Stuff at the Mom to Mom Sale + Swap Mom to Mom Sale + Swap, Sept. 12, 2015 in Calgary AB.

The Mom to Mom Sale + Swap happens at the Bowness Community Association on September 12th. To participate in the clothing swap, you can trade up to 50 items and the cost to be part of the swap is $8. If you are a new Mom and have no clothing to trade, you can […]

Stock Up on Seasonal Produce at the Calgary Produce Marketing Association’s Harvest Sale at Heritage Park

Calgary Produce Marketing Association Annual Harvest Sale

In pioneer days, autumn meant one thing: lots of hard work on the farm to harvest the season’s ware. Fast forward to modern times and not that much has changed. Local farmers have been working hard all spring and summer, and on September 12 and 13, Heritage Park will offer you the fruits (and veggies!) of […]