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.
- Air Canada named Best Airline in North America for second consecutive year
- Riverdale's favourite couple spent some time together in Alberta (PHOTOS)
- Meghan Markle dons dress by Canadian designer for public appearance
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 [email protected]
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
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
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
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