5 things to do in Calgary today: Thursday, March 12

Mar 11 2020, 3:30 pm

With coronavirus on the rise, Alberta Health Services is reminding individuals who attend events and large gatherings to monitor their health for signs and symptoms of COVID-19. And if you’re not feeling well, they recommend staying home at this time. Also, due to unexpected cancellations, please check the event you plan to attend is still taking place. Keep up with COVID-19 news here.

Make this Thursday, March 12 one to remember by getting the gang together and checking out any one of these exciting events.

Calgary Flames vs New York Islanders

What: The Flames take on the Islanders for a Thursday game at the Saddledome.

When: March 12
Time: 7 pm
Where:¬†Scotiabank Saddledome ‚Äď 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban in Concert 2020

What: Harry, Hermione, Ron, Sirius Black, and the massively misunderstood Hippogriff, Buckbeak, will be seen on the screen at the Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium for three shows this winter, accompanied by a full orchestra that will bring the iconic soundtrack to life.

When: March 12, 13, and 14
Time: 7:30 pm
Where:¬†Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium — 1415 14th Avenue NW
Tickets: Start at $53, available online

Spark After Dark

What: TELUS Spark hosts an adults-only experience the second Thursday of every month, with drinks, music, and, new adult-programming each month. Guests can also visit the immersive dome theatre, the various Spark galleries, and more.

When: March 12
Time: 5 to 10 pm
Where:¬†Telus Spark ‚Äď 220 St. George‚Äôs Drive NE, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Calgary Farmers’ Market

What: Explore over 80 vendors supplying customers with fresh local produce, meat, poultry, international food, organic goods, jewellery, art, and more. Whether it’s the arrival of fresh produce or fun events, there’s always something happening at the market.

When: Open year-round from Thursday to Sunday
Time: 9 am to 5 pm
Address:¬†510 ‚Äď 77 Avenue SE, Calgary
Admission: Free

Craving Kensington

What: On this three-hour walking tour, you will eat your way through this inner-city village at some of the foodie hotspots while also learning about the charming history and architecture of the area.

When: Every Thursday
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where:¬†Meet at Brasserie Kensington — 1131 Kensington Crescent NW, Calgary
Tickets: Online