Wordfest has teamed up with Alberta Views for a night of discussion around the inevitable upcoming provincial election. Kevin Van Tighem, Trevor Tombe and Susan Wright will dig in to the most-discussed topics in politics as well the things we aren't talking about. You'll have the chance to bring up any burning questions during the Q&A period. Times: 7 p.m. For more...

View event details

Celebrate the release of Paul Zits' third book with a night of poetry at Shelf Life Books. Zits is launching Exhibit, a blend of poetry and collage that is lush with surrealism. Joining him are Jani Krluc and Tyler Hayden, who will also read work. Times: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. For more information visit: facebook.com

View event details

Sultans of String with Orchestra

Feb 22, 2019 - Feb 23, 2019

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

Guest conductor Martin MacDonald leads the Sultans of String in an evening of rousing music from across the globe. The Sultans will take you from Spain to Cuba to Celtic times and back again throughout the evening. This evening will be a particularly lively one and a particularly good time to take an orchestra-shy buddy out for a show. Times: 7:30 p.m. For more information and tickets,...

View event details

Winefest Calgary

Feb 22, 2019 - Feb 23, 2019

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

Wineries from around the world converge on the BMO Centre for two days in February, providing the opportunity to sip, sample and savour their wares. Tickets include all wine samples, hors d’oeuvres and a complimentary wineglass. Guests are encouraged to bring a donation or non-perishable food item in support of the Calgary Food Bank. Times: Friday 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday 2...

View event details

Bright Side Festival

Feb 23, 2019 - Mar 2, 2019

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

Calgary newest multi-purpose venue, Theatre 1308, celebrates its grand opening with eight days of programming from across the spectrum. Whether you want to hear a philosophy talk, see improv, comedy, film or live music, there's something for you at Bright Side. The new space near the intersection of 12th Avenue and Edmonton Trail N.E. holds just 90 people — advance ticket...

View event details

An Improvised Clue

Feb 23, 2019

Don't tell Hasbro — the Kinkonauts are putting their own spin on the classic game of mystery and intrigue. Six improvisers enter, but how many will make it through the show? Find out for yourself, and be sure to stick around for a late show featuring Quest Complete and Necessary Elvis. Times: 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. (includes late show) For more information and tickets, visit:...

View event details

The Magyar Gála

Feb 23, 2019

The 63rd annual Magyar Gála (previously known as the Hungária Gala Ball) takes place on February 23 in the Grand Ballroom of the Westin Hotel. The event's entertainment includes Viennese Waltz choreography performed by debutantes, a traditional Palotás (Palace Dance) and folk dancing. The event is black tie but Díszmagyar...

View event details

The 91st Academy Awards are on February 24 and the Calgary International Film Festival is hosting a viewing party. Dress in your best — if you need ideas, pretend you're going to be walking down a red carpet — and join other Calgary movie lovers and individuals from Calgary's film industry to celebrate the best movies of 2018. Watch the screening of the Academy Awards while...

View event details

The Scarlet Letter

Feb 26, 2019 - Mar 23, 2019

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

When Hester Prynne is found guilty of adultery in Boston circa 1641, she is forced to wear a scarlet "A" at all times and is shunned by her community. Academy Award and Emmy nominee Phyllis Nagy's adaptation of Nathaniel Hawthorne's timeless work is notable for a modern re-imagining of Hester, who shows defiance in the wake of the shaming in this version. Hawthorne...

View event details

Search Events

To submit an event for consideration in our calendar, email avenueevents[at]redpointmedia.ca with the details including dates, times and ticketing as well as a description of your event or link to more information. When possible, please also include a photograph or illustration with no logos or words.

Events in our calendar are selected by our editorial team and the information included is at our discretion. Not all events submitted will be included in our calendar.

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleEdit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module