Take in ten lively days of workshops, readings, performances and more as The Imaginairium by Wordfest returns with 76 artists at 56 events throughout the inner city. Wordfest is bringing together a collection of world-class literary voices at this annual Fall festival dedicated to celebrating authors and ideas. This year, the festival welcomes guests from across the country and around the globe, including authors, poets, musical acts and more. Image courtesy of Wordfest.Find out more »
Celebrate the possibilities of contemporary art, dance and live performance at this year's Fluid Fest. The two-week festival explores the vast spectrum of what dance can be through performances, workshops and talks showcasing artists from within the city and around the world. Tickets are available by individual purchase, as a "Fluid 4-Pack" or as an "all-access pass" to experience the festival as a whole. Visit fluidfest.com for the full festival lineup and schedule. Image of HINKY PUNK by Fakeknot, performed…Find out more »
Become attuned to new sounds and music from within Calgary and around the world during this festival dedicated to showcasing innovative creators and performers. Experience nightly performances from Thursday to Saturday, followed by a full day of programming at Festival Hall on Sunday, October 27 as the "Festival Marathon" closes out the event. This year, catch appearances by airborne extended (Vienna, pictured), Proteus Saxophone Quartet (Calgary/Montreal), Timepoint Ensemble (Calgary) and many more. For full schedule and to purchase tickets, visit…Find out more »
Discover and explore big topics through film as the Marda Loop Justice Film Festival returns for its 14th year. This year's festival will feature 13 full-length documentaries and two short films by filmmakers from around the world, ranging in focus from human rights and social justice to aboriginal affairs and environmental issues. Each screening is free and will be followed by stage visits from featured guests, including film directors and subject experts. For the festivals full lineup and schedule, visit…Find out more »
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