What: Ride on Calgary’s only paddlewheel boat while listening to Jazz music and observing the gorgeous Rocky Mountains and views of Glenmore. Sample gourmet hors d’oeuvres and taste a selection of beer & wines. Remember to dress business casual for the event. Complimentary parking at the S.S. Moyie Dock.
Where: The S.S. Moyie Paddlewheeler, Heritage Park- 1900 Heritage Dr SW, Calgary
When: July 16, 23 and 30 & August 6, 13, 20, 27, 2015
What: The Fiestaval highlights and advocates for the Latin American Culture through multicultural arts and entertainment. It’s a free 3 day festival full of various activities and promotes multiculturalism in Calgary.
Where: Olympic Plaza- 228 8 Ave SE, Calgary
When: Friday, July 17 to Sunday, July 19 at 11 a.m. to 11 p.m.
What: It’s an Independent Market that promotes local arts and culture and empowers our community towards positive growth. Showcasing hundreds of local artists, designers, artisans and musicians. MC was founded in 2008 by Angela Guerra.
Where: Chinese Cultural Centre- 197 1rst Street SW, Calgary
When: Friday, July 17 at 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Saturday July 18 at 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday July 19 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
What: Exhibit inspired by the 17th Century tradition of “Wunderkammer” (wonder-rooms). The collections are essentially precursors to museums, full of exotic curiosites, thrilling and macabre items and the natural wonders of the world.
Where: Glenbow- 130 9 Ave SE, Calgary
When: February 28, 2015 to January 17, 2016; Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday at 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.,
What: Every Thursday expect to see an event. This Thursday will be the 2nd annual Stampede Hangover Picnic Freak. There are always fun things to do such as dance, meet new people and, of course, eat and drink.
Where: ContainR Park in Sunnyside
When: Thursday July 16 at 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Cost: Pay what you can, proceeds go to the artists