5 things to do in Calgary today: Thursday, March 29

Mar 28 2018, 6:46 pm

It might only be Thursday, but thanks to Easter Friday we’ve basically already made it to the weekend.

There’s plenty of fun stuff going on around Calgary today, you just need to know where to look – and we’ve put together a list to help you with just that.

Enjoy your final day of the work week at any of these great events!

Wreath Making Workshop 

  • What: It might not be Christmas, but that doesn’t mean wreathes are out of style! Learn how to make your own at this hands-on workshop.
  • When: Thursday, March 29
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: 942 17th Avenue SW
  • Tickets: Online, $75 to $125

Harlequin & Lee Aaron 

  • What: Don’t miss this band as they play at the Grey Eagle Event Centre.
  • When: Thursday, March 29
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: Grey Eagle Event Centre – 3777 Grey Eagle Drive SW
  • Tickets: Ticketmaster, $39 to $49

Watch the Calgary Flames play the Columbus Blue Jackets

  • What: Cheer on the Flames in a sea of red all the way down the Red Mile!
  • When: Thursday, March 29
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary
  • Tickets: Ticketmaster, $25 to $161

#COREeaster 2018 

  • What: Family members of all ages are invited to this exciting Easter egg hunt happening at the Downtown core. Peruse retailers and common areas around the shopping centre and don’t forget to check social media for potential clues on where the eggs might be stashed. In each egg you will find an exciting prize voucher for a retailer in the mall. There will also be an opportunity to win Charles, a 25 lbs chocolate bunny from Purdy’s through a photo contest and the hashtag #COREeaster on social media. Good luck!
  • When: March 19 to 31
  • Where: 333 7th Avenue SW
  • Admission: FREE

The Humans 

  • What: Thanksgiving is always an interesting time for every family, but for the Blake’s it’s the tipping point for old tensions to resurface and personal secrets to be revealed. Join them in their New York City Chinatown apartment and see for yourself why this Broadway sensation is something to be thankful for!
  • When: March 6 to 31
  • Time: Various per show
  • Where: Max Bell Theatre
  • Tickets: Online, $55 to $103