5 things to do in Calgary today: Thursday, March 8

Mar 7 2018, 6:49 pm

We’ve almost made it, Calgary!

Get the party started early this Thursday by heading into the city and checking out some awesome events.

There’s no lack of things to do, and we’ve thrown together five of the best things to check out today. Enjoy!

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Adults Only Night: Games We Play

  • What: Listen up, all you competitive people! Come explore the background of gaming and even play a few games for yourself at this month’s Adults Only Night.
  • When: Thursday, March 8
  • Time: 6 to 10 pm
  • Where: Telus Spark – 220 St. George’s Drive NE
  • Tickets: Online, $26

Drop of Gratitude Bracelet Making Workshop

  • What: There’s no better handmade gift than a bracelet made using you own time and skill! Check out this workshop and you’ll be dazzling up those wrists in no time.
  • When: Thursday, March 8
  • Time: 7 to 9 pm
  • Where: Outside the Shape – 1222 10th Avenue SE
  • Tickets: Online, $60

Beginner Embroidery Workshop by Bella Love Designs

  • What: The first step to becoming an embroidery master! Your new hobby is just waiting to be started.
  • When: Friday, March 8
  • Time: 6:30 to 9:30 pm
  • Where: Outside the Shape – 1222 10th Avenue SE
  • Tickets: Online, $60

Brantley Gilbert: The Ones That Like Me Tour 

  • What: Check out Brantley Gilbert live and in person when the Ones That Like Me Tour swings by Calgary’s Grey Eagle Event Centre.
  • When: Thursday, March 8
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Grey Eagle Event Centre – 3777 Grey Eagle Drive SW
  • Tickets: Ticketmaster, $49 to $237

Grab a “Holi Pyre” From Calcutta Cricket Club

  • What: “Holi” is a Hindu festival is traditionally celebrated in Nepal and India to kick off the beginning of spring. It’s often associated with throwing multicoloured powder into the streets! In lieu of this colourful festival, Calcutta Cricket Club is releasing a fun new cocktail to celebrate, available between March 1 to 8 for $10.
  • When: March 1 to 8
  • Where: Calcutta Cricket Club – 340 17th Avenue SW
  • Cost: $10
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