calgary Events

Tuesday June 27th, 2017

Glenn Miller Orchestra

Jun 29

The legendary Glenn Miller Orchestra will perform one night only in Calgary as they tour the world, bringing timeless classics like In the Mood, Moonlight Serenade, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Pennsylvania 6-5000, String of Pearls and Tuxedo Junction back to the stage. Even 75 years after founding his famous orchestra Glenn Miller’s music is alive and well. On Thursday, June 29, 20 musicians and singers will bring the unforgettable Glenn Miller sound to the Jack Singer Concert Hall performing timeless songs that everyone remembers. This is a must-see show for jazz and swing fans alike or the incurable romantics who want to step back in time. The legendary Glenn Miller was the most successful of all the dance bandleaders back in the Swing era of the 1930s and ’40s. Full details 

Calgary Night Market at Southcentre Mall

Jun 30 - Jul 1

Southcentre Mall is set to host a series of four weekends of the popular Calgary Night Market. Running each evening from 5 – 11 p.m. with free admission for the whole family, guests of all ages will enjoy exploring the maze of stalls featuring local artisans and food vendors, some of Calgary’s best food trucks,… Full details 

Canada Day 150 Run in Canmore

Jul 1 Other event Events

3-2-1 – Go! Canada 150 Celebrations start with adrenaline and a bang at the annual Canada Day Canmore Nordic Ski Club (CNSC) Family Fun Run and Walk. Participants will run or walk 10, 5, or 3km with Nordic ski athletes training to represent Canada on the world stage. The tantalizing aroma of pancakes will propel… Full details 

Canada 150 Celebration

Jul 1

What better place to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary than at Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame! Be inspired by Canada’s greatest sport heroes and test your skills on 50 hands-on interactive exhibits. Enjoy family crafts, activities, and three special film screenings throughout the day. The three films are titled Harry Jerome: The Fastest Man on Earth,… Full details 

Piping in Canada’s 150th Celebration

Jul 1

JOIN STEPHEN’S BACKPACKS SOCIETY FOR A CANADA DAY BBQ SATURDAY JULY 1ST! ENTERTAINMENT INCLUDES DRUMMERS, DANCERS, SINGERS AND PIPEBANDS. GRAB A DELICIOUS LUNCH FOR THE THROWBACK PRICE OF ONLY $1.50 THE BBQ STARTS 11AM AT THE AIRDRIE SUPERSTORE PARKING LOT. ALL PROCEEDS WILL SUPPORT LOCAL CHILDREN IN NEED. STEPHEN’S BACKPACKS SOCIETY PROVIDES NEW BACKPACKS FILLED… Full details 

Piping in Canada’s 150th Celebration

Jul 1

JOIN STEPHEN’S BACKPACKS SOCIETY FOR A CANADA DAY BBQ SATURDAY JULY 1ST! ENTERTAINMENT INCLUDES DRUMMERS, DANCERS, SINGERS AND PIPEBANDS. GRAB A DELICIOUS LUNCH FOR THE THROWBACK PRICE OF ONLY $1.50 THE BBQ STARTS 11AM AT THE AIRDRIE SUPERSTORE PARKING LOT. ALL PROCEEDS WILL SUPPORT LOCAL CHILDREN IN NEED. STEPHEN’S BACKPACKS SOCIETY PROVIDES NEW BACKPACKS FILLED… Full details 

Learn to Fish Junior Clinics

Jul 2 - Sep 3 Other event Events

Discover the lure of fishing together as a family! Learn the tips and tools you need to fish in Alberta through this hands-on clinic designed for ages 4-6 and a guardian. The best part? No fishing equipment or fishing licences required to participate – we’ll supply it all! Call 403-297-6561 to register. Dates: Sundays in… Full details 

ABC Preschool Program

Jul 3 - Aug 31 Food event Food

ABC preschool program. Monday, Tuesday and Thursday from July 3-August 31 This one hour weekly program is geared to families with preschool age children. This program is 9 consecutive weeks. Each week we will explore our garden to learn about our theme letter. The children with help from a parent will pick and eat a… Full details 

Marsh Dipping Tuesdays

Jul 4 - Aug 29 Other event Events

Have buckets of fun discovering the critters who make their home in Bow Habitat Station’s Interpretive Wetlands! No registration required – spaces filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Marsh dipping equipment provided. Rubber boots recommended. Dates: Tuesdays in July & August Times: 10:30 am – 11:30 am Cost: $4 + taxes per person (children 3… Full details 

Best Seats in the City 2017

Jul 7 Event event Events

Do you want the “Best Seats in the City” for the 2017 Calgary Stampede Parade? News Talk 770 has you covered! We’ve teamed up with La-Z-Boy Furniture Galleries and The Alberta Boot Company to give one awesome Stampede prize pack! You and a friend will watch the parade from Red Arrow Motorcoach at the front of parade, seated… Full details 

GMC Rangeland Derby

Jul 7 - Jul 16

That pounding of hooves and trembling of the ground can mean only one thing – the world’s premier chuckwagon event has begun! Witness all the heart-stopping action over nine nightly heats as 36 drivers, supported by their outriders and 216 horses vie for over $1.15 million in total prize money. Races start nightly at 7:45… Full details 

Nashville North

Jul 8 - Jul 9 Music event Music

Whether you listen to country year-round or just 10 days in July, Nashville North is the place to catch rising stars and familiar favourites. Visit the Nashville North venue for the most live country music and not stop party during Stampede. Open 11 a.m. – 3 a.m. July 7, 2017 and 2 p.m. to 3… Full details 

Nashville North

Jul 8 - Jul 9 Music event Music

Whether you listen to country year-round or just 10 days in July, Nashville North is the place to catch rising stars and familiar favorites. Visit the Nashville North venue for the most live country music and not stop party during Stampede. Open 2 p.m. to 3 a.m. July 8 – 16, 2017. July 8, 2017… Full details 

5th Annual Puppy Pancake Day

Jul 9

Bon A-Pet-Treat! Pet Store & Bakery’s Bowness store (5111 Bowness Road NW) is hosting a Puppy Pancake Brunch for dogs on Sunday, July 9th from 12:00pm – 5:00pm.  Highlights: – Free Pancake Brunch for dogs only – Raffles with 100% of proceeds going to local animal rescues – Misty Creek Dog Rescue adopt-a-thon – On-site caricatures by A Big Kettle… Full details 

Yonex Canada Open

Jul 11 - Jul 16

Starting July 11th 2017 Yonex Canada Open 2017 is taking place till July 16th at the Markin MacPhail Centre. Canada open is the largest badminton tournament in Canada. In the past years of this event, we had players from over 30 countries including some top players who have been to the Olympics. Tickets will be… Full details 

Stampede Roundup

Jul 11

News Talk 770 welcomes Stampede Roundup 2017, in support of Armed Forces Wounded Warriors program. Hitting the stage this year at Shaw Millennium Park are Duran Duran, Capital Cities and Walk Off the Earth! Tickets are on sale now starting at $120. Full details 

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