5 things to do in Calgary today: Thursday, November 2

Nov 2 2017, 5:36 am

Thank the light it’s Thursday!

The weekend is just around the corner, the bulk of the week in the rear view; seems like cause for celebration to us.

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Corb Lund with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

  • What: Grab your cowboy boots and enjoy a night with one of Canada’s most decorated country artists, Corb Lund and Calgary’s Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Where:  Jack Singer Concert Hall – 205 8 Avenue SE
  • When: Thursday, November 2
  • Time: 8 pm
  • CostOnline, $25-$85

Watch the Flames play the Pittsburg Penguins

  • What: Two words – Red Mile! Let’s do this!
  • When: Thursday, November 2
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE
  • Tickets: Online, $33 +

Get Started on your Christmas Shopping at Make It!

  • What: This famous handmade market is back for its biannual show this year. Shop all of your favorite local makers, artists, and vendors during this 4-day market, while supporting Calgary’s talented small business community!
  • When: November 2 to 5
  • Time:
    • Thursday, Nov. 2, 11am to 9pm
    • Friday, Nov. 3, 11 am to 9 pm
    • Saturday, Nov. 4, 10 am to 6 pm
    • Sunday, Nov. 5, 11 am to 5 pm
  • Where: Big Four Building – 1898 Maclous Trail SE
  • Tickets: $8 at the door. Free for kids 12 and under

Taste for Adventure

  • What: What do drool-worthy menus created by award-winning chefs, appetizing special events, and one of a kind culinary experiences have in common? They will all be featured during an epic food fest called Taste for Adventure – and you’re definitely going to want to get in on the action. Taking place in the stunning scenic locations of Banff and Lake Louise, the culinary adventure spans over a whopping 16 days, from October 25 to November 9, so clear your schedule; it’s time to start planning your trip.
  • When: October 25 to November 9
  • Where: Multiple venues in Banff and Lake Louise
  • Cost: Prices vary

Banff Mountain Film and Book Festival 

  • What: Satisfy your inner craving for adventure by enjoying exciting and thrilling tales of ground-breaking exhibitions as told by authors, photographers, adventurers and filmmakers from around the world at this 10-day festival held in the heart of Banff. You’ll be sure to leave feeling inspired with a sparked imagination of exploring far off lands! Here are a few tips and reminders on how to get the full experience at this festival.
  • When: October 28 to November 5
  • Time: Varies per event
  • Where: Various locations in and around the Banff area
  • TicketsOnline, Varies per event
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