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Check out some of the great events happening this summer!

June 6-27 Thunderin' Thursdays: Free Line Dancing Lessons
June 8-August 10 Jubilations Dinner Theatre: Friends - The One with Ace Ventura
June 14 La Fille Mal Gardee
June 15 Neighbour Day
June 15-16 Heritage Park Children's Festival
June 15-16 Wings and Wheels at The Hanger Flight Museum
June 16 Father's Day
June 21 National Indigenous Peoples Day
June 21 Snoop Dogg: Cali to Canada Tour
June 22 Midsummer Masquerade
June 23 Wordfest Presents: Carley Fortune
June 27-29 Sound Atlas Music Festival
July 1 Canada Day 

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Happy Long Weekend, Calgary!

It's going to be a rainy weekend here in the city, but that means this is a great chance to venture out to nearby attractions! Check out these great day trip options for this weekend:

The Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology:

The Drumheller dinosaur museum is at the top of our list because there is so much available for you to do when you go there. First, enjoy the beautiful drive through the heart of Alberta's prairies that slowly turn into the badlands. In the town of Drumheller there are plenty of places to stop for lunch, along with over 30 dinosaur statues hidden around the town. Don't forget to climb the world's biggest dinosaur statue, a massive T-Rex standing 86 ft. tall, at the heart of Drumheller. The…

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The trees are starting to bud, and everyone is venturing outside after a long winter. Here are some fun events happening around the Calgary, AB this month:

May 1-25 Rosebud Theatre Presents: Chariots of Fire
May 3-11 Murder at the Park: Death Checks In
May 4-12 2024 Para Ice Hockey Championship
May 5 Fairview Studies Spring Pottery Market & Sale
May 10 Stars on Ice
May 10 SkiiTour
May 10-11 The Mens Expo
May 11 Eau Claire Market Farewell Celebration
May 11 Films at The Fort: Dungeons & Dragons
May 12 Mothers Day
May 12 Mother's Day Bunch at the Fairmont Palliser
May 12 Goat Yoga at Granary Road
May 18-19 Highfield Food & Beverage Market Fest
May 20 Victoria Day
May 23 Thundrin' Thursdays at Ranchmans
May 23 Alexander Keith's Lobster Boil
May 26 Servus Calgary…

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Happy April, Calgary!

Here are some fun events happening around the city this month:

April 5-May 25 Rosebud Theatre Presents: Chariots of Fire
April 13 Art Exhibition: Diana Zasadny - Summer's Edge
April 13 The Country Mix Tape: Live Music at Ranchmans
April 13-June 1 Jubilations Junior Presents Teenage Mutant Kung-Fu Turtles
April 14 The Spring Market at Deerfoot Inn & Casino
April 18-28 Calgary Underground Film Festival
April 20-21 Supertrain 2024
April 20 YCMA Calgary Arts: Writing Change Into The World - Shane Homes YMCA
April 21 Thunder From Down Under: Untamed 2024 Tour
April 25-28 Calgary Comics & Entertainment Expo
April 27 Shepherd of the Hills Spring Tea & Bake Sale

What To Do in The Mountains in April

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March is here already, can you believe it? While we're getting a snowy and cold start to the month, things are looking up! Here are some of the events happening this month around Calgary:

March 1-23 Jubilations Junior Dinner Theatre Presents: Beach Barbie's Birthday Bash
March 1-31 Thunderin' Thursdays: Free Line Dancing Lessons at Ranchmans
March 10 Daylight Savings Begins
March 15 Spring Backyard Canada Market Fest
March 17 St. Patrick's Day
March 18-22 Indoor Pan American Cup
March 22-23 Grape Escape
March 19-24 Broadway Across Canada Presents: Hairspray
March 29 Good Friday
March 28 Noah Khan: We'll All Be Here Forever Tour
March 28-30 2024 Western Canadian Ringette Championships
March 29-31 Shun Yun
March 31 Easter Sunday

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In honour of Valentine’s day tomorrow, we thought we would share our top ten reasons why we love YYC! Calgary is such a fantastic city, and we are so proud to call it home. Here are a few of the wonderful things that everyone loves about this amazing city:

1). Calgary is incredibly close to mountains! Great towns like Canmore and Banff, nestled quaintly in the mountains, are only a mere hours drive out of the city! This makes Calgary the ideal place for people who love to hike, travel, and explore.

2). Downtown life in Calgary is thriving! The city has done a fantastic job of making downtown a safe and fun place to be! With beautiful art instalments, old buildings to marvel at, and easy transit access, downtown Calgary is a fantastic place…

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Family Day Long Weekend is here! Breathe a sigh of relief, YYC. You have an extra day to relax and have some fun after coming through a cold winter spell. Here are some fun things happening around the city this weekend for you to check out: 

  • Burger it Forward:  "Support food banks locally and across the country while you savour Canadian beef burgers this February! It's time to BURGER IT FORWARD! In 7 regions across Canada, participating restaurants are grillin' up delicious beef burgers in support of food banks from February 1st to 29th. Beef farmers and ranchers across the country are helping to 'beef up' food banks. As part of the national campaign, for every campaign featured burger purchased, Canada Beef will donate the equivalent of 1 meal…

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It's the month of love! Check out some of these fun events happening around the city:

February 1-10 Winter Sleigh Rides at Boundary Ranch
February 1-24 Curling at St. Patrick's Island
February 1 - March 1 Hygge Hut
February 9-10 2024 Snow Rodeo FIS Snowboard Halfpipe World Cup
February 10 Lunar New Year
February 14 Valentine's Day
February 15-18 2024 ISU World Speed Skating Championships (Single Distance)
February 15-17 Block Heater
February 16-25 2024 Scotties Tournament of Hearts
February 16-March 16 Storybook Theatre Presents: A Wrinkle in Time
February 17 Films at the Fort: When Harry Met Sally
February 19 Family Day
February 19 Family Day at the Military Museums
February 27-March 2 2024 Special Olympics Canada Winter Games

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Happy New Year, YYC! Here are some of the fun events happening around the city this January:

January 1-March 1 Hygge Hut
January 1-February 10 Winter Sleigh Rides at Boundary Ranch
January 6 Films at The Fort: Raiders of The Lost Arc
January 8-14 2024 Canadian National Skating Championships
January 13 Calgary Philharmonic Presents Starman: David Bowie
January 14 Films at The Fort: The Princess Bride
January 16 Broadway Across Canada Presents: Mean Girls the Musical
January 18 Calgary Flames vs. Toronto Maple Leafs
January 20 Kid Koala DJ Set
January 20 Calgary Flames vs. Edmonton Oilers
January 25 Beer vs. Wine Dinner at Rodney's Oyster House
January 25-27 Making Treaty 7 Presents: Indians and Cowboys
January 27 Montgomery Community Association Senior Social

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Here are some of the great events happening around the city of Calgary, Alberta this month:

November 8 BCA Planning & Development Committee Meeting
November 11 Remembrance Day
November 11 Shania Twain
November 12 KISS World Tour
November 16 MCA Senior Social
November 17-January 7 Zoolights
November 17 The Hangar Flight Museum's 48th Anniversary 
November 18 Fireside Storytelling at Fort Calgary
November 18 Schoolhouse Christmas
November 18-19 BCA Holiday Craft Fair
November 24 Black Friday
November 24 Locked Library
November 24 MCA Volunteer Appreciation Pub Night
November 24 BCA Arts Wrap-Up Showcase
November 25 Small Business Saturday
November 25-December 17 Once Upon a Christmas at Heritage Park
November 26 Circus Workshop with Bravo Circus
November 27 Cyber…

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