calgary Events

Monday October 16th, 2017

Restaurants for Change

Oct 18

On October 18, 2017, 92 restaurants in 19 cities across Canada will join together for the fourth annual Restaurants for Change event to donate proceeds from their dinner service to Community Food Centres Canada and local Community Food Centres. Funds raised have supported and continue to support healthy food programs in low-income communities. Make a… Full details 

Iceland with Danielle Smith

Oct 18

Iceland is one of the most breath-taking countries in the world. With its rich history, and dynamic landscapes, it’s the place you want to be! Not to mention, it’s one of the best places in the world to view the Aurora Borealis. You can join News Talk 770’s very own, Danielle Smith in Iceland in… Full details 

Concert for Kindness

Oct 18

The Calgary Drop In and Rehab Centre in partnership with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO) presents Concert for Kindness. The evening will feature classics like including Schubert’s Symphony No.5 and Mozart’s Overture to Cosi fan tutte. Acclaimed pianist Gwhyneth Chen will be joining the CPO to perform Chopin Concerto #2. All proceeds will go to… Full details 

Concert for Kindness

Oct 18

On Wednesday, October 18 the Calgary Drop-In Centre in partnership with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra will host the Concert for Kindness at the Grace Presbyterian Church. Special guest and acclaimed pianist, Gwhyneth Chen will be performing Chopin Concerto No. 2. The evening ​will ​be ​filled ​with ​classic ​compositions ​including Schubert’s Symphony ​No.5 ​and ​Mozart’s ​Overture… Full details 

Oct 19 Other event Events

The Calgary Immigrant Women’s Association are celebrating their 35th Anniversary with a Gala event on October 19th at Civic on Third. Since 1982, CIWA has grown to be one of Calgary’s pre-eminent immigrant serving agencies and the largest gender specific settlement agency in Canada. All proceeds from this anniversary dinner, silent auctions and raffles will… Full details 

Global Leadership Summit, 2017

Oct 19 - Oct 20

Cutting edge, world-class leadership training is coming to Calgary. You can join 400,000 people around the world from 128 different countries for two days of world-class leadership training designed for all serious-minded leaders that want to get better. The Global Leadership Summit simulcast is both intellectually rigorous, creatively inspiring, and is also packed full of… Full details 

Small Business Week

Oct 19

2017 Small Business Week Calgary Conference Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:30 pm – 9:30 pm BMO Centre Join 1000 other business leaders at the biggest celebration of small business in Canada, the Small Business Week Calgary Conference. This year kicks off with an afternoon of learning, sharing ideas and building new business connections at the… Full details 

Bishop’s Dinner

Oct 19 Other event Events

The Church, through the upcoming Synod on Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment, is currently asking herself how she can lead young people to recognize and accept the call to the fullness of life and love. Accordingly, Bishop McGrattan has chosen Youth & Vocations – Their Faith, The Church as the theme for the… Full details 

Free Glenbow Museum Tour

Oct 19

The book launch for the new historical novel The Scarlet Forest: A Tale of Robin Hood will be held in the fourth floor Warriors Gallery at the Glenbow Museum. Free event; everyone welcome. Includes a tour of the current exhibit, a Q and A with author and historian A. E. Chandler, and an opportunity to… Full details 

Victories Centennial Ball & Gala

Oct 20

To commemorate the centenary of Vimy Ridge; Hill 70; and Passchendaele, nine Calgary military organizations are pleased to present the “Victories Centennial Ball and Gala” to be held at the Telus Convention Centre on Friday, October 20th 2017. This event promises to be a memorable evening of military pageantry, music and commemoration to the courage and sacrifice of those valiant Canadians. For more information and tickets visit The Victories Centennial Ball & Gala website. Full details 

Dogtoberfest

Oct 20

Name: Dogtoberfest Host: Four Feet Companion Foundation Date: Friday, October 20 Time: 5:30 PM Location: Roosevelt – 933 17 Avenue SW Tickets: Free! No ticket needed for entry. Dogtoberfest is a fun-filled pub night in support of Four Feet Companion Foundation, a registered charity that empowers other animal welfare charities to create a better life… Full details 

Calgary Stampeders vs. Saskatchewan Roughriders

Oct 20

The Stamps will host the Riders in the annual PinkPower game, where the fight against women’s cancers continues. Come down to McMahon early to purchase your PinkPower gear for $20 per item as it typically sells out before kickoff. Proceeds from the merchandise sales will go directly to the Canadian Cancer Society. News Talk Insiders,… Full details 

Light The Night

Oct 21

Come together with your friends, family, and community, for Light the Night. Join the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada’s annual walk to raise money for blood cancer research. Thanks to thousands of Light the Night Walkers across Canada, blood research has come a long way, but work still needs to be done. On October… Full details 

Will Power!

Oct 21 Other event Events

Are you considering making a will? Will Power! Is a free community event that provides information about estate planning, including wills, life insurance, tax implications, and how to leave charitable gifts. Come learn from the experts about how ordinary Canadians can do extraordinary things in their community through charitable giving. Calgary’s Leave A Legacy Program… Full details 

Calgary Woman’s Show

Oct 21 - Oct 22

News Talk 770 is excited to welcome The Calgary Woman’s Show to the BMO Centre, October 21 – 22. Check out over 300 exhibitors, including samples and tastings, free swag, fashion shows, non-stop entertainment, fashion, beauty and home decor tips. Hours Saturday, October 21: 10am – 6pm Sunday, October 22: 11am – 5pm Full details 

Palette Fine Arts Show and Sale

Oct 21

The Palette art show and sale will be featuring paintings by many independent artists in a variety of mediums including acrylic, oil, watercolour and mixed media. Palette is an excellent place to buy your first piece of original art, add to your collection or browse for your own pleasure. All artists showing are in attendance… Full details 

Fun Festivities & Fundraiser

Oct 21

Join 20 vendors on Saturday October 2117 from 11:30-4:00pm @ Tuxedo Park Community Centre 202 29 Ave NE Calgary to assist with raising funds for The Women’s Centre of Calgary. Bring a donation for The Women’s Centre of Calgary for your chance to win a door prize. Full details 

Culturefest 2017

Oct 21

Diwali Dhamaka – Culturefest 2017 will be hosted at Genesis Centre Highlights of Culturefest 2017 Performances: Bollywood, Bhangra, Fashion Show, Live Singing, Western Dancers, Korean Drummers & Much More to Enjoy. Full details 

Calgary New Music Festival – Rockeys Duo

Oct 21

Luciane Cardassi and Katelyn Clark present a diverse program of music for piano, harpsichord and electronics.This concert features an array of contemporary works for the harpsichord and piano. This combination of instruments has fascinated composers since the mid eighteenth century, as demonstrated through the duo work of CPE Bach, and the countless compositions that can… Full details 

Calgary Pro Musica – Baltimore Consort (Horizons Series)

Oct 21

The Baltimore Consort, known for their lively renditions of Renaissance tunes, presents a brand new program featuring their core repertory–music of the Elizabethan era–with songs and consort music from the Shakespeare plays. Ethereal soprano Danielle Svonavec performs some of the greatest hits from the Bard’s songbook, including “It Was a Lover and his Lass,” “Where… Full details 

Calgary New Music Festival – Festival Soundwalk

Oct 22

Join Raylene Campbell for a Soundwalk (and coffee) on Sunday morning! Raylene will lead a few Deep Listening exercises at Festival Hall to assist participants in warming-up and opening their ears, followed by a slow and easy sonic exploration of the Inglewood neighbourhood. The group will return to Festival Hall at the conclusion of the… Full details 

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