Looking for something to do this weekend? Here are some of the top events to check out in Calgary between April 1 to 3.
For a complete list of events, check out our
Calgary events calendar.
What: After the death of their grandfather, three cousins are forced to move in together. Watch as the grieving family have ferocious brawls over religious tradition and family legacy.
Theatre Calgary – 220 9th Avenue SE Where:
When: Now until April 10
Cost: $45 – $125
What: The Alberta Ballet pairs up with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra to capture the tragic tale of Shakespeare’s starcrossed renaissance lovers with astonishing grace and heartbreaking intimacy.
Where: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium
When: Now until Saturday, April 2
Cost: $29 – $120
What: The School of Creative and Performing Arts is displaying work conceived, directed, produced, and performed by graduate and undergraduate students. See a wide range of dramatic material and approaches to theatrical performance.
Where: Reeve Theatre – 210 University Court NW
When: Now until Saturday, April 2
Cost: $10 single day tickets; $20 festival pass
What: Playoff games continue in the Hitmen’s battle against the Rebels, but now at the Corral because of JUNOS here this weekend.
Where: Stampede Corral – 10 Corral Trail SE
When: Friday, April 1 at 7 p.m.
What: This is the second year that Fresh Notes is back in Calgary. Canada’s funniest musical comedians are coming together and collaborating with Improv groups from the city.
Where: Cafe Koi – 1011 1st Street SW
When: Friday April 1 to Saturday April 2, shows at 8 and 10 p.m.
Cost: $12 in advance; $15 at the door
What: A collection of restaurateurs, and food and wine merchants, will put their best dishes on display on one evening to create and share delectable and unique local foods.
When: Friday, April 1 from 5 to 9 p.m.
Where: Various venues in Bragg Creek, Alberta
Price: Subject to merchant
What: Local and national exhibitors showcase the latest in technology, apparel, furniture, products and toys to assist parents and caregivers every step of the way.
When: Saturday, April 2 from 9:30 a.m to 5:30 p.m. and
Sunday, April 3 from 11 a.m to 5 p.m.
Where: BMO Centre – 20 Roundup Way SW
A weekend of celebrations leading up to JUNO Award night on April 3.
What: JUNO Cup
Where: Max Bell Arena – 1001 Barlow Trail SE
When: Friday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m.
Where: Multiple venues
When: Friday, April 1 and Saturday, April 2 from 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.
What: JUNO FanFare
Where: Chinook Centre
When: Saturday, April 2 from noon to 3 p.m.
What: JUNO Songwriters’ Circle
Where: Jack Singer Concert Hall, Arts Commons – 205 8th Avenue SE
When: Sunday, April 3 from noon to 2 p.m.
Cost: $27.10 to $52.39
What: Public Red Carpet
Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE
When: Sunday, April 3 from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.
What: Watch a theatre-style production featuring some of the best salsa dancers in the world, local professionals, performers from all over North America. There are also dance workshops available to sign up for.
Where: Hyatt Regency Calgary – 700 Centre Street SE
When: April 1 to 3
When: Saturday, April 2 at 7 p.m.
Where: Stampede Corral – 10 Corral Trail SE, Calgary
Cost: $49.50 and up.
What: Closed on Sunday mornings, the CORE is hosting a free Zumba class before their stores open.
Where: CORE Shopping Centre
When: Sundays: April 2 to May 1 from 11 a.m. to noon
What: Celebrating the human body in its healthy, vibrant, and optimal self. Body Worlds is one of the first showcases to provide human specimens on display.
Where: TELUS Science Centre – 220 St. George’s Drive NE
When: Now until May 31
Cost: $24.95 for adults (18 to 64), $22.95 for seniors (65 and over), $20.95 for youth (13 to 17), $17.95 for children (3 to 12)
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