The Good, The Bad and The Improv

Jun 24, 2017 - Jul 8, 2017

This event occurs every 2 week(s) on Saturday.

It's Stampede season and the Kinkonauts improvisation group are serving up two improvised westerns for your summer theater pleasure. The Good, the Bad and the Improv is sure to leave you in stitches and put you in the proper mood for some country celebratin'. Think nameless gunslingers, high noon, swinging saloon doors and bandits. Time: 8 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. For...

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As You Like It

Jun 24, 2017 - Aug 27, 2017

This event occurs weekly, on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

The summertime tradition of a Shakespeare play presented in Prince's Island Park continues this summer. While last year a dark drama was presented, this year's production is far more comedic and lighthearted. This year, As You Like It will be performed in the park, directed by Samantha MacDonald of Lunchbox Theatre and performed by up-and-coming young actors. The audience...

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This event occurs weekly, on Saturday.

The Palate to Palette Calgary Food Tour promises to give participants a taste of good food and art while taking them through the Design District. Starting at the Yellow Door Bistro at Hotel Arts, participants will get a full brunch and art collection tour. The tour will follow with an exploration of the art-inspired restaurant Ten Foot Henry, a walk to Gibson Fine Art, a chance to try...

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This event occurs weekly, on Sunday and Saturday.

Downtown Calgary's 17th Avenue has some of the finest and most popular bars and restaurants in the city, making a food tour of this YYC area a particularly enticing option. With this year's Calgary Food Tours through this area, you can explore some popular venues and hidden gems. The tour guide will start at the Italian restaurant Cibo and then traverse down the avenue to Made...

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You can check out the work of some of Alberta's fastest shuckers at the inaugural Alberta Oyster Festival. Festival attendees will get to eat a lot of oysters and learn about them while watching the Expert Shucking Competition on display in front of them. The winner of that contest will earn a trip to Toronto to represent Alberta in the Ontario Oyster Festival. Less...

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This event occurs weekly, on Sunday.

One faces a lot of choice when coming to the Calgary Farmers' Market, but Calgary Food Tours can help cut through the noise every Sunday from February to November this year. The tour will provide background information on several signature market foods after a relaxing brunch. The tour will start at J. Webb Wine Merchants and will move through tastings at 10 different market vendors,...

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Arts Matters' first Sounding event brought 80 of Calgary's emerging artists together to discuss issues critical to the city's arts scene. This summer, Arts Matters is bringing its Sounding gathering back for Calgarian artists to connect, set their own agenda and explore possible approaches to the issues discussed. This Sounding invites its artists to discuss if there's...

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No other wine and paint night in Calgary provides quite as sophisticated a backdrop as the Lougheed House. Local artist Erin Mosicki from The Playful Painters will take participants on a tour through the house's gardens to spark inspiration before the group returns to the house where they'll receive step-by-step instructions to create their paintings in the formal drawing...

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Poppy Innovations offers a set of canning and preserving classes, which aim to encourage people to make healthier foods using seasonal ingredients. This class is particularly focused on preserving berries and teaching the fundamentals of canning. Participants can take their work home at the end. The cost of the course includes all food and supplies. Time: 6 p.m. to...

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Richie Hawtin

Jun 28, 2017

Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre's latest artist in residence will sit for a live interview about his impressive career. Richie Hawtin is a legendary DJ and producer in Canadian music. Hawtin, otherwise known as Plastikman, is a Windsor-raised electronic musician who's made a career out of creating ambitious, avant-garde electronica. Covering his extensive body...

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