calgary Events

Saturday August 19th, 2017

ANTIQUING at the ARC

Aug 19 - Aug 20

ANTIQUING at the ARC August 19 & 20 2017 Saturday 9 am to 5 pm & Sunday 10 am to 4 pm An Antiquer’s Dream ! Adults $6.00 at the door
 Children 13 & under FREE with an adult Admission
 ATM • & Snack Bar • Wheelchair Accessible FREE PARKING LOCATION Acadia Recreation Complex 240 – 90TH Avenue SE Calgary AB T2J 6P6 ANTIQUE IDENTIFICATION CLINIC The antique identification clinic will run throughout the shows hours. Find out more about your treasures. The Identification clinic will feature Gale Pirie C.P.P.A a well-known CBC Antiques Road Show appraiser Fees: $15 per item or 3 for $40 Show information call Dennis 604 316 1933 or email tammy@antiquesbydesign.com online at http://www.antiquesbydesignshows.com http://www.facebook.com/antiquesbydesignshows Full details 

Yogathon – Rise for a Cause

Aug 19

This August, #RISEFORACAUSE with hundreds of others around the world who believe in staying fit, having a good time and helping out a worthwhile cause. Funds raised from Yogathon will support Care for Children, a program of the Art of Living Foundation, dedicated to providing free education to rural youth in India. More than 39,000… Full details 

Harvest Fair and Quilt Show

Aug 20

As Summer ends, visit Stephansson House for an afternoon of fun and games for the whole family. Enjoy simple refreshments, musical entertainment, and demonstrations while browsing the wares of local artisans, including a cornucopia of quilts by the Spruce View Quilters! Kids of all ages are invited to bring their pennies (or get them from… Full details 

Maggie Flynn presents ‘Paydirt’ at Stride Gallery

Aug 20

Maggie Flynn hosts A Findings Report and Q+A as the culmination of her month long performance “Paydirt” at Stride Gallery, on Sunday August 20, from 2:00 – 4:00pm. This event is free, participatory, and open to the public, presented as part of HOT OIL, M:ST’s third annual fundraiser for the performative arts. Donations will be… Full details 

Eclipse 2017

Aug 21 Other event Events

A partial eclipse will be seen from Kelowna on Aug 21 from 9 am to noon. Join the RASC Okanagan Centre at the Kelowna Curling Club to watch this event through 3 different safe solar telescopes. The local event will be live-streamed and will also be shown from the path of totality across North America…. Full details 

Stephansson House Pioneer Day Camps

Aug 22 - Aug 24

Discover how the Stephanssons lived, ate and played in this fun-filled camp! Join us for historical games, try your hand at various homestead chores, make astarbollur, practice your handwriting with old-fashioned pen and ink, and more! There will be 2 camps offered: • August 22, 2017 from 10:00am-1:00pm for children aged 6-9yo. Cost $15 per… Full details 

St. Mary’s University Golf Tournament

Aug 25

Join us for our 6th annual Golf Tournament in support of enhancing the student experience at St. Mary’s. This year up to 144 golfers will take on 18 holes of golf surrounded by unmatched views of the majestic Rocky Mountains, concluding with a delicious buffet dinner, prizes and silent auction. Once again we are lucky… Full details 

2017 Alberta Cancer Foundation Golf Classic

Aug 29

Established in 2007, 2 years after passing of a great leader, mentor, friend, husband, father, and grandfather. The Don Laberge Memorial Golf Classic raises funds in support of The Alberta Cancer Foundation’s Patient Financial Assistance Program to make life better for Albertans facing cancer. Don’s personal experience with the exceptional care provided at The Tom… Full details 

Calgary Stampeders vs. Toronto Argonauts

Aug 29

Thank you, thank you, thank you! It’s Fan Appreciation night! We know Stamps fans are the best in the CFL, so this night is dedicated to you! Lucky fans in attendance will be selected to win amazing prizes during Fan Appreciation as the Stamps host the Argos at McMahon. News Talk Insiders, log in and… Full details 

Take the First Step

Aug 29

Square dancing is just walking to music! Come and try it at Sunalta Community Hall, 1629 – 10th Avenue SW. Tuesday, August 29th, 2017 7:30 to 9:30 pm. Free admission. No partner necessary. Experienced caller Glenn Watts will introduce you to the basic steps of Modern Western Square Dancing. For more information email info@squaredancecalgary.com. Full details 

Shaw Charity Classic

Aug 30 - Sep 3

Join News Talk 770 for the 5th anniversary of the Shaw Charity Classic, August 30th to September 3rd at Canyon Meadows Golf & Country Club! This year, legends Sir Nick Faldo, Jose Maria Olazabal, Colin Montgomerie, Miguel Angel Jimenez and Fred Couples will make their way to Calgary in hopes of taking home the 2017… Full details 

Pumpkin Season Kick Off

Sep 2 Festival event Festival

This is the opening of our 8 acres corn maze, Back Forty play area and family memory making. Come with your camera so you can capture all your family fun on our 60 ft strawberry mountain slides, wagon rides, farm animals, straw play area, cowboy corral, gnome walk, pedal cart and more. While you are… Full details 

The 25th BBQ on the Bow

Sep 2 - Sep 3

BBQ on the Bow is an annually occurring Kansas City BBQ Society (KCBS) sanctioned BBQ Competition and outdoor festival taking place at the Montgomery Community Association (Shouldice Park) during Labour Day long week (September 2 & 3 2017). The mission is to spread the love, passion and joy for “southern style” BBQ while simultaneously celebrating… Full details 

Easter Seals Drop Zone

Sep 6

Register now for the Easter Seals Drop Zone on September 6th. Throw on your best superhero costume and raise funds in support of Easter Seals programs and services for Albertans with disabilities. Rappel from the top of Calgary’s tallest downtown office towers, Sunlife Plaza, at 38 storyes. For more information and to register visit http://www.thedropzone.ca Full details 

Easter Seals Drop Zone

Sep 6

Participants will take the leap down a 30 storey building to help Albertans living with disabilities and medical conditions. This unique adventure raised well over a million dollars in the past 12 years and drawn hundreds of spectators to downtown Calgary. This will be the final year for the Easter Seals Drop Zone and together we hope to make it the most successful yet. Visit the Drop Zone website to register. Full details 

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