5 things to do in Calgary today: Thursday, March 28

Mar 27 2019, 5:35 pm

Make the most of this Thursday, March 28 by getting the gang together and heading out to any one of these awesome events in Calgary!

Just take a look below for a few of our favourite suggestions.

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The Rock-A-Palooza Gem & Mineral Show 2019

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

When: Thursday, March 28 to Sunday, March 31, 2019
Time: 10 am to 8 pm (Saturday), 10 am to 5 pm (Sunday)
Where: Spruce Meadows Congress Hall – 18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, De Winton
Admission: Free

Calgary Story Slam: Beware

What: Calgarians take the stage and tell stories of miscommunication in a dynamic competition to find the master storyteller. Stories are (mostly) true, first-person narratives about things that have happened and are five minutes long.

When: Thursday, March 28, 2019
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: Trolley 5 Brewpub – 728 17th Ave SW, Calgary
Tickets: $5

Calgary Hitmen vs Lethbridge Hurricanes

What: Calgary Hitmen face off with the Lethbridge Hurricanes in Game four of the WHL Playoffs’ first round.

When: Thursday, March 28, 2019
Time: 6 pm
Where: Stampede Corral
Tickets: Online

Secret Cinema with Village Ice Cream

What: The Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers is partnering with Village Ice Cream for a special pop-up edition of Secret Cinema. Head to Village Ice Cream’s Victoria Park location for a surprise screening of a 16mm film from the archive, plus popcorn and ice cream for sale.

When: Thursday, March 28, 2019
Time: 7 to 10 pm
Where: Village Ice Cream – 431 10 Avenue SE, Calgary
Tickets: Online, Free

2019 AUArts SA Spring Show + Sale – First Night Fundraiser

What: The Alberta University of the Arts Students’ Association Spring Show + Sale is a public art market that showcases student work from the university’s departments including Painting, Drawing, Glass, Jewellery + Metals, Fibre, Printmaking, Sculpture, Media Arts, Photography, Ceramics, and Design. All proceeds support the ACAD student body. Attendees can purchase a variety of original artwork in advance, meet the artists face-to-face and enjoy libations and nosh from Concorde Entertainment Group’s Bridgette Bar and National Beer Hall and Village Brewery.

When: Thursday, March 28, 2019
Time: 5 to 8 pm
Where: Alberta University of the Arts – 1407 14 Ave NW, Calgary
TicketsOnline, $25

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