This Heritage Day, take the whole family down to Heritage Park for a day of interactive activities. The day's festivities include live music, a barbecue tent, a scanvenger hunt, wagon rides and traditional drumming, dancing and games at the First Nations encampment. At noon, you can also watch 100 people become Canadian citizens during a citizenship ceremony. Time: 10...

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Taste of Calgary

Aug 9, 2018 - Aug 12, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Stuff your face at the 22nd annual Taste of Calgary. With $1 tasting tickets in hand, attendees make their way around the Eau Claire Festival Plaza to try bites of food from dozens of local restaurants. The weekend food festival also features live music performances and a beer garden. Time: 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. For more information, visit: tasteofcalgary.com

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Inglewood Night Market

Aug 10, 2018 - Sep 15, 2018

This event occurs monthly, on the second Friday of June, July, August and September.

Get out and experience Inglewood during this summer night market. There will be more than 50 vendors to shop from, food trucks and live music. You can also check out the surrounding local businesses or grab a seat one of the restaurant patios. The Inglewood Night Market runs on the second Friday of the month from June 8th to September 14th. There will also be a market on...

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Calgary Dragon Boat Race and Festival

Aug 11, 2018 - Aug 12, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Calgary's annual dragon boat festival has been a local tradition for more than 25 years and returns to North Glenmore Park from August 11 to 12. Thousands of Calgarians turn out every year for the event, which features beer gardens, performances, children’s activities and more. But of course, the main attraction is the boat races. Cheer...

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Avenue's Dinner Series is a custom, multi-course meal at some of our Best Restaurants of the year.  On August 15, the series takes us to Alloy for a barbecue on the patio. Alloy is one of our best restaurants of the year and its patio is also a favourite. It's courtyard oasis that has a California cool vibe. Alloy's menu has global influences with local ingredients...

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GlobalFest

Aug 16, 2018 - Aug 25, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

This festival of colour, music and rhythm has become a Calgary summer tradition. During the course of the festival there are five impressive fireworks shows, where fireworks are synchronized to music and sound effects. This year, the shows are by teams representing the Ukraine, Spain, the Philippines, China and Canada. Before the show, explore the cultural pavilions and night market at the...

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Country Thunder

Aug 17, 2018 - Aug 19, 2018

This event occurs daily, every 1 day(s).

Grab your cowboy hat and head to Prairie Winds Park for the third foot-stompin’ edition of this annual outdoor music festival. Country music superstars Dierks Bentley, Toby Keith and Eric Church are headlining the event, which features 15 total performances by artists like Dean Brody, Jess Moskaluke and Chad Brownlee as well. For more information, visit: countrythunder.com

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