5 things to do in Calgary today: Thursday, July 19

Jul 19 2018, 12:13 am

Thursday is basically the weekend, right?

It may seem that way, given how many great events are going on around Calgary today. Check out any of these awesome activities and it’ll be the weekend before you even know it.

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The Loft Speaker Series Presents: Debunking Health & Wellness Trends

What: Join NeuroTrition CEO Orsha Magyar, Sleep Specialist Amy Bender, and Natural Beauty Specialist Allison Cullen as they guide you through the facts when it comes to the world of health and wellness. All proceeds from the event will be donated to Junior Achievement of Southern Alberta.

When: Thursday, July 19

Time: 5:30 pm

Where: The Loft–  405 11th Avenue SE

Tickets: Minimum donation of $10, email press@amandahamiltondesign.com

NOtaBLE Hour

What: Head to one of Calgary’s favourite eateries for some after-work libation for only $8 a glass. This deal includes the Moscow Mule Grilled Grapefruit Swizzle, a pint of Village Brewery No Bull beer, or a glass of wine. They will also be offering a chicken dinner for two for only $30, which includes half a wood-fired rotisserie Happy Chicken, with NOtaBLE signature salad and bottomless fries on the side.

When: Tuesday to Thursday

Time: 3:30 to 5:30 pm

Where: 4611 Bowness Road NW

Les Miserables

What:  Follow along as this timeless classic comes to life on stage, featuring well-known tunes, “I Dreamed a Dream,” “On My Own,” “Bring Him Home,” and more. Prepared to be dazzled as this epic, uplifting Broadway show goes through the social injustices of 19th-century France, the historical effects of the French Revolution, and the importance of love and compassion, just how Victor Hugo originally wanted.

When: July 17 to 22

Time: Varies by performance

Where: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – 1415 14th Avenue NW

Admission: Ticketmaster, $45 to $201

Cyclepalooza 2018

What: 10 days of biking fun — are you ready? From bike tours (which may include ice cream) to camping trips, you’ll enjoy this bike festival this summer, so get ready to use those two wheels like you’ve never used them before.

When: July 13 to 22

Time: Varies per event

Where: Varies per event

Admission: Varies per event

Check out one of the many exhibitions happening at the Glenbow

What: Come out to see some seriously awesome works of art at one of Calgary’s favourite cultural centres.

Alex Janvier: Modern Indigenous Master – June 16 to September 9

One New Work Gwenessa Lam: Who Magic – June 16 to September 9

Recent Acquisitions 2018 – June 30 to December 9

The Artist’s Mirror: Self Portraits – March 10 to January 2019

Where: Glenbow Museum – 130 9tth Avenue SE

Cost: Adult (18+) $16, senior (65+)$11, student (with valid ID)$11, youth (ages 7-17) $10, family (up to 2 adults & 4 youth)$40

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