5 things to do in Calgary today: Thursday, July 25

Jul 24 2019, 5:07 pm

There are plenty of exciting things going on around Calgary today, so be sure to make the most of this Thursday, July 25, by checking out any one of them!

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Calgary Folk Music Festival 2019

What: One of Calgary’s favourite July events is the four-day long Calgary Folk Music Festival, running from Thursday, July 25 to Sunday, July 28. Headlining performers include Belle & Sebastian, Half Moon Run, The Strumbellas, and Nathaniel Rateli & The Night Sweats with over 60 other acts joining in on the music at the festival’s various stages.

When: Thursday, July 25 to Sunday, July 28, 2019
Where: Prince’s Island Park – 698 Eau Claire Avenue SW
Tickets: Available online, $60 and up for single-day tickets. $185 and up for a full weekend pass


What: Nashville country superstars Lonestar perform at Grey Eagle Resort and Casino on July 25.

When: July 25, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Address: Grey Eagle Resort and Casino – 3777 Grey Eagle Dr, Calgary
Tickets: Online

2019 Seafood Boil

What: Cravings Market Restaurant presents its annual Seafood Boil event. Enjoy all-you-can-eat seafood, served family-style on paper-lined harvest tables with drawn butter and side dishes.

When: July 25, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Cravings Market Restaurant – 7207 Fairmount Dr SE, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Acadia’s Garden & Art Tour

What: A self-guided tour of Acadia’s unique gardens, yards and art installations. Starting at the Acadia Community Garden, participants can explore the featured yards, gardens and art installations at their own pace. Participants can chat with the hosts, share gardening knowledge, and appreciate outdoor art. Proceeds will go towards the Acadia Community Garden and Art Society’s annual operating costs.

When: July 25 and July 27, 2019
Time: 5 to 8 pm (Thursday), 9:30 am to 12:30 pm (Saturday)
Where: Acadia Community Garden – 332 94 Ave SE Calgary
Tickets: Online, $10

Derailed Dinner with Trolley 5

What: Join Rodney’s Oyster House and Trolley 5 for an educational and fun-filled beer dinner. Includes four courses as well as a welcome beer.

When: July 25, 2019
Time: 6 to 10 pm
Where: Rodney’s Oyster House Calgary – 355 10 Avenue SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online