Check out what’s happening in and around Calgary today!
The annual Field of Crosses is back! Take time out of your day to walk through the 3,000 crosses that were set-up by volunteers, to pay tribute for those fallen for our country. If you are looking to become more involved in the Remembrance Day festivities, help out with the Calgary Poppy Fun annual fundraising campaign or the Canadian Legacy Project’s Veterans Food Drive, both which coincide with the field of crosses.
Where: Memorial Drive
When: November 1 to 11
Calling all ABBA fans, this has your name written all over it. The songs are all culled from the Swedish super-group’s songbook, and this is one Broadway show where singing along (and dancing in the aisles) is encouraged
Where: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – 1415 14th Avenue NW
When: November 1 to 6
Join Lunchbox Theatre as they combine music and history and take you on an adventure back to WW2, examining the lives of soldiers and how our daily lives are changed by war throughout time up to 2016. This engaging and authentic performance that will pull at the heart strings and make you proud to be a Canadian!
Where: 160 115 9 Avenue SE
When: October 24 to November 12
Cost: Adult $25.00, Senior $20.00, Student $20.00
Hy’s Steakhouse is celebrating weekly Happy Hour with live music in the lounge from local artists every Monday to Friday. Local Calgarian artists are sure to help you unwind from a busy work day along with a glass of red from Hy’s.
Where: Hy’s Steakhouse & Cocktail Bar – 407 8th Avenue SW
When: Tuesday, November 1 from 3 to 7 pm.
Because who buys full price tickets anymore? Save those scene points and get in on Cineplex’s Tuesday deal.
Where: All Cineplex movie theatres
When: Tuesday, November 1
Cost: $8.25 and up for 3D (Tuesday General Prices)