calgary Events

Thursday November 15th, 2018

The Laramie Project

Nov 15 - Nov 17

The Laramie Project presents a deeply complex portrait of a community’s response to the 1998 murder of Matthew Shepard, a young gay man living in Laramie, Wyoming. In a series of poignant reflections, the residents of Laramie react to the hate crime and surrounding media storm with anger, bewilderment and sorrow. The play portrays the… Full details 

Queen of the Ring by Wendy Froberg

Nov 15 - Nov 24

Queen of the Ring is a drama depicting the life of Johnnie Mae Young who, over seven decades, slammed, punched and clawed her way to the top of the women’s professional wrestling world. Reflecting today’s headlines, it explores themes of female exploitation by powerful men in a time when women didn’t have a voice. It… Full details 

E-Gré Winner’s Tour

Nov 16

Violinist Amy Hillis, winner of the Eckhardt-Gramatté National Music Competition, performs with pianist Katherine Dowling as part of the E-Gré Winner’s Tour. This free concert highlights Canadian music and includes a composition by MMus’15 alumna Carmen Braden. Full details 

Balzac Christmas Market

Nov 17

One of the best little markets around! Two levels of shopping including home baking, Christmas Decor, knitted products, woodworking, photography, art, jewelry, adult & children’s apparel and much, much more! FREE Admission Full details 

Handmade Here Holiday Sale

Nov 17 - Nov 18

Looking for local, original, unique, special? Please join us for the 13th annual sale from Handmade Here Artist Collective. The sale takes place on November 17 and 18, 2018, in Calgary’s Triwood Community Hall. For those who are looking for distinctive gifts for Christmas, the sale offers a wide range of handcrafted art including painting,… Full details 

Sight Night 2018

Nov 17

Registration is now open for Sight Night 2018! Sight Night Calgary 2018 is set to take place on Saturday, November 17th! Light up the night along the Bow River Pathway for a 5K or 8K run or a 3K run or walk; where sighted and visually impaired participants will light up the night together with… Full details 

Eat Play Love

Nov 18

Eat Play Love is a one-of-a-kind experience, designed to inspire and revitalize – nourishing mind, body and soul. Eat Play Love provides an afternoon of indulgence, intended for guests to feel good, both inside and out. Guests will enjoy savory food, mouth-watering treats and divine wine, a silent auction, door prizes and much more, all… Full details 

Eat Play Love

Nov 18

Eat Play Love is a one-of-a-kind fundraising event that aims to raise awareness and funds for Sagesse’s programs and services that empower people, organizations and communities to break the cycle of domestic violence. Eat Play Love Eat Play Love provides an afternoon of indulgence, intended for guests to feel good, both inside and out. Guests… Full details 

Our Christmas Bucket List

Nov 18

A celebration of Christmas Traditions in The Nose Creek Valley. Join us at our Family Friendly Exhibit Opening on November 18 at 2pm. Christmas themed games, crafts and treats to take home as well as the First Look at our Brand New Christmas Exhibit. Full details 

The Sentient Warrior: Redefining Masculinity

Nov 18

At a time when “toxic masculinity” is a too common phrase, Greg Million hopes to spark a different conversation in Calgary. Greg is an advocate for male vulnerability and wants all of us to join in collectively redefining masculinity. His talks are based on his personal experiences struggling to “Man Up” while still articulating his… Full details 

Robin Hood Advanced Screening

Nov 19

Robin of Loxley (Taron Egerton) a war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander (Jamie Foxx) mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown in a thrilling action-adventure packed with gritty battlefield exploits, mind-blowing fight choreography, and a timeless romance. Enter online for your chance to win passes to the advanced screening of Robin Hood, in… Full details 

Rocky Mountain High – An Evening of John Denver

Nov 19

Relive the music that helped shape a generation with songs like Annie’s Song, Country Roads, Thank God I’m a Country Boy and more. Featuring John Denver’s award winning conductor/arranger Lee Holdridge, conducting the Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra. Canadian recording artists Rick and Steve Worrall, guests Kathleen Morrison, Matthew Bruce and an all star Canadian band…. Full details 

Rocky Mountain High – An Evening of John Denver

Nov 19 Music event Music

A magical night of music, this one-night only event will have you humming your favourite John Denver songs long after the concert. Featuring john Denver’s original Grammy and Emmy award-winning conductor/arranger Lee Holdridge conducting the Rocky Mountain Symphony Orchestra, an all-star band and local guest artists Kathleen Morrison and Matthew Bruce. Tickets are on sale… Full details 

YWCA YWHISPER Gala

Nov 20

YW Calgary proudly presents actor, former NFL player and TIME Magazine’s 2017 “Person of the Year”, Terry Crews as keynote speaker at the 8th annual YWHISPER Fundraising Gala on Tuesday, November 20, 2018. In addition to his successful and ongoing acting career, Mr. Crews is an outspoken activist on the topic of masculinity and gender… Full details 

Migraine “Science Talk”

Nov 20

Join Neurologist and Migraine Expert, DR. ELIZABETH LEROUX, presenting in Calgary on the Science of Migraine! This FREE event winds up with a question and answer period; bring your family and friends! Register soon….limited seating! TEXT 403.305.8787 for details, include your emai address and a full invite will be emailed to you! Also, follow us… Full details 

Jake’s Gift

Nov 21

Jake’s Gift is a surprisingly funny, multi award-winning drama about a Canadian WW2 veteran’s reluctant return to Normandy, France for the 60th Anniversary of D-Day. While roaming the shores of Juno Beach, Jake encounters Isabelle, a precocious 10 year-old from the local village whose inquisitive nature and charm challenge the old soldier to confront some… Full details 

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