5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, June 28

Jun 28 2016, 2:59 pm

It’s another beautiful day in Calgary.

Continuing on with our short week, here are some events happening around the city today.

Shakespeare by the Bow: Hamlet

To be, or not to be, that is the question… Theatre Calgary is bringing Hamlet outside, as it showcases its annual outdoor performances of Shakespeare by the Bow.

  • Where: Prince’s Island Park – 698 Eau Claire Avenue SW
  • When: Runs from June 21 to August 21, every day except Mondays; performances at 7 pm, with an extra 2pm matinee on Sundays. On hiatus between July 19 and 24.
  • More info: Theatre Calgary’s website

The Waiting Room

Catch a cheap flick at downtowns historic Globe Cinema. In The Waiting Room, Jasmin, once a successful actor in former Yugoslavia, dreams of returning to Sarajevo to continue his career, but fears losing his son Daniel if he follows through with his plan.

  • Where: Globe Cinema – 617 8th Avenue SW
  • When: Tuesday, June 28 at 7 and 9 pm
  • Cost: $5 (discounted Tuesday price)

Let’s Bowl

Deals, deals, deals. Let’s Bowl has weekday specials all summer long. Tuesday’s deal is ‘Tic Toc Tuesday’ where you’ll only pay $2 per game from 5 to 5:59 pm, $3 a game from 6 to 6:59 and only $4 a game from 7 pm to close at 11pm

  • Where: Let’s Bowl – 2916 5th Avenue NE
  • When: Tuesday, June 28 from 5 to 11 pm
  • Cost: $2 to $4 per game

Broken City Quiz Shoe

Test your skills while enjoying some well priced bevies and snacks. Chicken wings $5/lb and pitchers of PBR for $15. Find out how much you really know about music, pop culture, Canadiana, outer space, inner space, action movies and more! And oh yeah, no cell phones allowed!

  • Where: Broken City – 613 11th Avenue SW
  • When: Tuesday, June 28 at 7 pm
  • Cost: $4 per contestant

Trivia Night at Wurst: 90’s Edition

How well do you really know what happened in the 90’s? If you think you have that sh*t on lock then this is where you need to be. 90’s pop culture is the category and bragging rights are on the line.

  • Where: Wurst – 2437 4th Street SW
  • When: Tuesday, June 28 at
  • Cost: $20 (includes a drink)
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