10 things to do in Calgary today: Saturday, December 29

Dec 28 2018, 7:02 am

Saturday is here again, which means you have the time to play with your newly opened gifts!

Once you get tired of them (if that’s possible), feel free to check out any of these great events going on around the city.

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Calgary Flames vs Vancouver Canucks

What: The Flames face off with the Canucks at Scotiabank Saddledome.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: 8 pm
Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE
Tickets: Online

The Holly Jolly Christmas Caper 2018

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What: Calgary’s Lougheed House is being taken over by Escape Capers YYC from December 26 to 29, allowing Calgarians the chance to test their wits against the puzzles, brain-teasers, and riddles that bar their freedom. Taking a regular escape room up quite a few notches, the Holly Jolly Christmas Caper will include up to nine teams of six to nine people working their way through the house and solving clues as they go.

When: Now to Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: Multiple times available for booking
Where: The Lougheed House — 707 13th Avenue SW, Calgary
Price: Online, $50 to $55, booking available

Billy Kenny

What: British producer, DJ and engineer Billy Kenny brings his Set Me Free Tour to The Hifi Club with special guests Dr. Dance, Nic Nemesis, and NTHN.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: Doors 9:30 pm.
Where: The Hifi Club – 219 10th Avenue SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online, $18

Family Night at Al-Salam Centre

What: Muslim Association of Canada is hosting a family night at Al-Salam Centre. Featuring an evening of family trivia, games, halaqat, face painting and henna. Food and snacks will be sold separately. Registration is required and no drop-ins.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: Al-Salam Centre – 6415 Ranchview Drive NW, Calgary
Tickets: Online, $5

Jersey Boys

What: Best Musical winner at both the Tony Awards and Olivier Awards, Jersey Boys takes you up the charts, across the USA and behind the music of Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons. Discover the secret of a 40-year friendship as four blue-collar kids work their way from the streets of New Jersey to the heights of stardom. Experience the electrifying performances of the golden greats that took them all the way to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame including “Sherry”, “Big Girls Don’t Cry”, “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You”, “Dawn”, “My Eyes Adored You”, and more.

When: Now to February 3, 2019
Time: Various times
Where: Stage West Calgary – 727-42 Avenue SE Calgary
Tickets: Online

Tsuut’ina Nation Chief & Council Christmas Feast & Powwow 2018

What: The Tsuut’ina Nation Annual Chief & Council Christmas Feast and Powwow is open to everyone and all ages are welcome. Featuring male and female dance categories, a feast, and a powwow. Hosted by the Tsuut’ina Nation Youth Program.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: 1 pm to 11 pm
Where: Grey Eagle Resort & Casino 3777 – Grey Eagle Drive S.W., Calgary
Admission: Free

Rocky Mountain Soap Company Workshop Tour

What: A tour of Rocky Mountain Soap Company’s Canmore Workshop. See how we make their 100% natural products, start to finish, and get the chance to tour the different departments to learn about all the different aspects of the business. Attendees will also receive a $20 gift card with an adult ticket, or a $5 gift card with a child ticket to purchase products online or in-store.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: 11 am to 12:15 pm
Where: Rocky Mountain Soap Company Workshop – 201-106 Bow Meadows Crescent, Canmore
Tickets: Online, $5-$25

The Ladies Community Calgary – Free Holiday Mixer

What: Join The Ladies Community for a different kind of ladies night, featuring cocktails, conversation, and connection with amazing women.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: 5 to 7 pm
Where: The Metropolitan – 318 8 Avenue Southwest #150 Calgary
Tickets: Online, Free

Tool Shed Brewery Tour & Tasting

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What: Join Tool Shed Brewery for a backstage tour and see where their delicious beer is born. The 90-minute brewery tour includes a sampling of all of their beers as well as a guided tour around the brewery. Once the tour is complete you can enjoy fresh beer in our taproom, and enjoy 10% off in our retail store.

When: Saturday, December 29, 2018
Time: 12 to 2 pm
Where: Tool Shed Brewing Company – 801 30 St NE Unit 9, Calgary
Tickets: Online, $15

Farmers’ Market and Craft Fair

What: New Horizon Mall’s Farmers’ Market and Craft Fair features fresh fruit and craft vendors’ booth, live entertainment and more.

When: Saturday, December 29 to Sunday, December 30, 2018
Time: 12 to 4 pm
Where: New Horizon Mall – 260300 Writing Creek Crescent Rockyview County, Balzac
TicketsOnline, Free

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