5 things to do in Calgary today: Friday, November 17

Nov 16 2017, 11:44 pm

It’s finally Friday!

Spend the best day of the week out and about by attending any of these great events happening around town.

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Spruce Meadows International Christmas Market

  • What: Buy local this Holiday season and get a head start on your shopping!
  • When: November 17 to November 19
  • Time:
    • Friday: 10 am to 8 pm
    • Saturday: 10 am to 7 pm
    • Sunday: 10 am to  5 pm
  • Where: 19011 Spruce Meadows Way SW
  • Tickets:$12, purchase online and get $2 off

Calgary Night Market: Holiday Market 2017

  • What: On each Friday of November, shop for the perfect gift at this Holiday Night Market!
  • When: Friday, November 17
  • Where: Eau Claire Market – 200 Barclay Parade SW
  • Admission: Free

Date Night at Workshop – Throw Clay like Swayze & Moore

  • What: Grab your significant other and join Anna-Lise Schmidt for a night of music, wine and, of course, clay throwing.
  • When: Friday, November 17
  • Time: 7 to 9 pm
  • Where: Workshop Studios – 2501 Alyth Road SE, Calgary
  • TicketsOnline, $92 per person

Dinner + A Movie at Heritage Park

  • What: Watch Forrest Gump and enjoy a themed dinner, including Bubba Gump shrimp, braised BBQ beef ribs with peas and carrots, and of course, a box of chocolates.
  • When: Friday, November 17
  • Time: 7:45 pm
  • Where: Gasoline Alley – 1900 Heritage Drive SW, Calgary
  • TicketsOnline, $44.95 + GST per person (includes dinner + film), $8 (Film only)

Hit the Slopes

  • What: Getting snow early this year means our mountainous backyard is waiting for us with a fluffy layer of the white stuff, perfect for winter sports and activities. Take advantage and get some shredding in during this great pre-season, or take your snowshoes for an adventure around one of the many picturesque lakes that the Rockies have to offer  – don’t forget to bring your camera!
  • Check the websites for SunshineMount Norquay and Lake Louise to see hours of operation and which trails are open!