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June 21 | Cowboys Dance Hall

The Big Hearted Cowboys has partnered with Community Kitchen and Kidsport to present you with this great event. Big Hearted Cowboys has raised over $2,000,000 over the years and this year’s objective is to raise $300,000. All proceeds will benefit Community Kitchen and Kidsport. Various sponsorship opportunities and benefits exist to support our efforts. With your help, we can make a difference!

For more information click here.


June 23 – 24 | Airdrie to Olds

Join us at the Johnson MS Bike – Airdrie to Olds! A picturesque ride of Alberta’s cowboy country, this two day ride is a great event for cyclists of all levels and abilities looking to challenge themselves in an effort to end MS.

Register online here.


July 5 | Stephen Avenue – Telus Convention Centre

It’s time for a little boot scootin’ boogie, Calgary! Holster a hotcake and kick off Stampede 2018!

Head down to the Calgary TELUS Convention Centre from 7:30am – 10:30am on July 5 to enjoy the first pancake of Stampede from Tourism Calgary, Calgary TELUS Convention Centre, Calgary Economic Development, Downtown Calgary and Calgary Arts Development.

Les Misérables

July 17 – 22 | Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Tony Award-winning musical phenomenon, Les Misérables, direct from an acclaimed two-and-a-half-year return to Broadway. With its glorious new staging and dazzlingly reimagined scenery inspired by the paintings of Victor Hugo, this breathtaking new production has left both audiences and critics awestruck.

Set against the backdrop of 19th-century France, Les Misérables tells an enthralling story of broken dreams and unrequited love, passion, sacrifice and redemption—a timeless testament to the survival of the human spirit. Featuring the thrilling score and beloved songs “I Dreamed A Dream,” “On My Own,” “Stars,” “Bring Him Home,” “One Day More,” and many more.


August 2 – 5 | Camrose, Alberta

The biggest names in country music return to Big Valley Jambore this summer including Thomas Rhett, Alabama, Florida Georgia Line, Dallas Smith, Paul Brandt, Brett Eldredge, Luke Combs, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band and more August 2-5, 2018 in Camrose Alberta!

Purchase your tickets here.


August 17 – 19 | Prairie Winds Park

The Thunder is rolling back into Calgary! Country 105 is thrilled to present Country Thunder Alberta at Prairie Winds Park August 17 – 19, 2018.

Joining previously announced superstar Eric Church, Country Thunder Alberta 2018 welcomes Toby Keith, Canadian veteran, Dean Brody, home girl Lindsay Ell, 2016 CCMA Female Artist Of The Year, Jess Moskaluke, sizzling “War Paint” hit-maker, Madeline Merlo, Hunter Brothers and ‘90s country radio star, Bryan White.

Purchase your tickets here.


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Youth Singers delivers a leading-edge professional curriculum encompassing choral (from classical to contemporary pop), musical theatre and a wide variety of dance styles. Our artistic team includes over 50 outstanding educators, directors, arrangers, composers, choreographers and dramatists. Youth Singers of Calgary is a Performing Arts Company with divisions covering all ages from three to 93. Register today!


Through the generous support of the Calgary Flames Foundation, YMCA Calgary provides grade 6 students with a full year membership and special programming for FREE! You’ll practice independence and leadership in a safe and positive place that promotes the values of respect, responsibility, honesty and caring.
As a Calgary Flames Grade 6 YMCA Member, you’ll have free access to all YMCA Calgary locations any time throughout your grade 6 year (memberships are valid until August 31 of the same year). Drop by any YMCA location with your completed grade 5 report card and you’re good to go! Be independent and grow with other positive, healthy youth. Become a member today!



Grey Eagle Resort and Casino is one of Calgary’s newest entertainment destinations located on the Tsuu T’ina First Nation, nestled in the beautiful backdrop of the Rocky Mountains.

Offering to their guests professionally conducted, exciting entertainment in a unique environment!



Global Calgary is proud to support the Canadian Women’s Hockey League and Calgary’s home team, the Calgary Inferno! Check out their website and find out how you can support Women’s Hockey in our city! With affordable game packages and single ticket pricing, what better way to ring in the new year then to show some team spirit!


Calgary Stampeders quarterback Drew Tate launches a pass during second half CFL action against the Toronto Argonauts in Toronto on Friday October 14, 2011. Smart and patient are words used to describe Tate. The 27-year-old has had to be patient playing behind Henry Burris for three seasons. But Tate will get his first CFL start Friday when Calgary hosts the Saskatchewan Roughriders. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Frank Gunn

Global Calgary is proud to be the Calgary Stampeders officially local television partner. Watch Global Sports on News Hour Final for Stampeder game highlights and player profiles all season long.



Join Global Calgary Meteorologist, Jordan Witzel on the 2nd Wednesday of every month for “Witzel Weather Webchat” starting at 9am MST!  Email in your weather-related questions and have Jordan answer them live during the webcast!

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