11 things to do in Calgary today: Sunday, March 31

Mar 29 2019, 6:15 pm

It’s officially the last day of the month, which means that it’s time to do something especially spectacular with this Sunday, Martch 31!

Check out our suggestions below to kick the day into gear.

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Crossroads Market

What: Enjoy farm-fresh produce and tasty treats plus lost of unique finds from the large variety of vendors.

When: Fridays to Sundays
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Where:¬†Crossroads Market ‚Äst1235 26 Ave SE, Calgary
Admission: Free

The Rock-A-Palooza Gem & Mineral Show 2019

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Precious Gems (Anna Soelberg/Shutterstock)

What: Silver Cove is partnering with Spruce Meadows Congress Hall to present Rock-A-Palooza Gem & Mineral Show. Family friendly and free admission

When: Now to Sunday, March 31, 2019
Time: 10 am to 8 pm (Saturday), 10 am to 5 pm (Sunday)
Where:¬†Spruce Meadows Congress Hall ‚Äď 18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, De Winton
Admission: Free

Night Tubing at Canada Olympic Park 

What:¬†For the remainder of this winter season, the Acura Tube Park will be open on select nights from 5 to 7:30 pm, allowing business-hour-workers the chance to go for a few slides ‚ÄĒ without the hassle of the crowded slopes on the weekend. If not night tubing, the park is also open on most weekend days from 10 am to 1 pm or 2 to 5 pm.

When: Thursday to Sundays in March
Time: 10 am to 1 pm and 2 pm to 5 pm
Where:¬†Winsport Canada Olympic Park ‚Äst88 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online

We Matter: Open House & Community Art Project

What:¬†In support and celebration of Queer and Trans Students, GSAs and Trans Day of Visibility, Skipping Stone Foundation will be hosting an open house and community art project. The afternoon will be full of food, drink, art, fun and lots of community and chosen families.¬†As part of the event, there will be a ‚ÄėCommunity Art Project‚Äô, in which everyone who attends will be encouraged to fill a small canvas with words and images of affirmation, support or expression.

When: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Time: 1 to 4 pm
Where:¬†Skipping Stone Foundation ‚Äď 201 108 13th Ave NE, Calgary
Admission: Free

Sunday Brunch and Market Tour

What: Join the Calgary Farmers’ Market and Calgary Food Tours as they bring to you a very special Sunday brunch. Enjoy 16 bites and treats as various Alberta ranchers explain what it takes to bring their products to the market. Sample their produce and leave feeling inspired to fill your shopping bag with fresh goodies.

When: Every Sunday
Time: 10:30 am
Where:¬†510, 77 Street SE ‚Äď off Blackfoot Trail and close to Heritage Drive SE
Tickets: Online, $55

The Wedding Study Market + Open House

What: Browse beautiful displays for inspiration, shop The Wedding Study’s market of amazing wedding (and non wedding) retail, pick-up a copy of Dote Magazine and snap a pic with The Local Booth on their famous blue couch.

When: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Time: 11 am to 3 pm
Where:¬†The Wedding Study ‚Äď 409 11 Avenue SE, Calgary
Admission: Free

The Mercantile at Symons Valley Ranch

What: The Mercantile at Symons Valley Ranch features over 35 vendors under one roof over one counter. Crafts, food vendors, and more.

When: Fridays to Sundays
Time: 10 am to 6 pm (Fridays), 10 am to 5 pm (Saturday to Sunday)
Where:¬†Symons Valley Ranch ‚Äď 14555 Symons Valley Road
Admission: Free

Sun’s Out Guns Out Rail Jam

What: Wrap up WinSport’s Canada Olympic Park’s winter season by showing off your jaw-dropping skills and win some amazing prizes. Featuring five categories of competition.

When: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Time: 9 am to 4 pm
Where:¬†WinSport‚Äôs Canada Olympic Park ‚Äď 88 Canada Olympic Rd SW Suite 140, Calgary,
Register: Online. $20 in advance. $25 at the door

Nerd Night March

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Board games (Fotyma /Shutterstock)

What: Nerd Night features a variety of board games, D&D, and video games. The end of the night features a door prize draw, plus there will be a Hitman challenge throughout the night with the winner receiving a choice of gaming card.

When: Sunday, March 31, 2019
Time: 6 to 11 pm
Where:¬†Tungsten Tavern ‚Äď 5421 11st NE, Calgary
Admission: Free

Roar: Exploring Queer History and Gender Identity

What: Calgary’s queer history, historical and contemporary gender roles, and feminine identity will be creatively explored and celebrated at Lougheed House in Roar: Exploring Queer History and Gender Identity, an 11-week festival comprised of two museum exhibits and 11 immersive programs and parties.

When: Now to Sunday, June 9, 2019
Time: Various times
Where:¬†Lougheed House ‚Äď 707 ‚Äď 13 Avenue SW, Calgary
More Info: Online

Might As Well Be Dead: A Nero Wolffe Mystery

What: Eleven years ago, wealthy businesswoman Mrs. Herold tossed her only son Paul onto the streets to fend for himself. Now, realizing the error of her ways, she has come looking for one last chance to make amends…only to find he’s been accused of murder! Mrs. Herold needs help, the kind that only detective Nero Wolfe and his stalwart assistant, Archie Goodwin, can provide. Adapted by Joseph Goodrich, presented by Vertigo Theatre.

When: Now to April 14, 2019
Time: Various times
Where:¬†The Playhouse ‚Äď 115 ‚Äď 9th Avenue SE, Calgary
Tickets: Online

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