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

Sep 12 2019, 5:00 am

Thursdays are basically the new Fridays, and with sunny skies clearing the way for some stunning summer events, we know you’re not going to waste it! Get out there and enjoy today, September 12.

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Third Annual NUTV Student Film Festival

What: The Third Annual NUTV Student Film Festival showcases the province’s best student films at the Globe Cinema. Juried prizes will be awarded for Best Short Film and Runner-up Best Short Film.

When: September 12, 2019
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: Globe Cinema – 617 8 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
Admission: Free, donations accepted.

Cochrane Street Market

What: The Cochrane Farmers’ Market in partnership with the Historic Downtown Cochrane businesses invite you to experience a unique shopping experience in Historic Downtown Cochrane. Enjoy Alberta Approved Farmers’ Market vendors, artisans, food trucks, live music, buskers, as well as late night shopping and dining at local businesses.

When: September 12, 2019
Time: 5 to 9 pm
Address: Historic Downtown Cochrane – 1st Avenue to 3rd Avenue West on 1st Street West
Admission: Free

The Lost Hours

What: The Lost Hours by award-winning Canadian visual performance ensemble 8ROJO is an installation performance Based on the childhood memoirs of Salvador Dalí and his sister Ana María. Part of Beakerhead 2019.

When: Various dates from September 12 to September 22, 2019
Time: 6:30 pm
Where: Arts Commons – 205 8th Avenue SE, Calgary
TicketsOnline

High River Farmers’ Market

What: Located in High River’s beautiful downtown, the outdoor farmers’ market features over 50 vendors on Thursday afternoons until September 12, 2019. You can expect to find everything from locally grown fresh produce, home-baked breads, pies, fudge, and smoked meats, as well as unique and handcrafted housewares, jewellery, and clothing. There is also always a variety of food trucks selling everything from wood-fired pizzas, hand-made perogies and more.

When: Every Thursday until September 12, 2019
Time: 3:30 to 6:30 pm
Address: High River Downtown – 4 Avenue S.W. and 1 Street S.W.
Admission: Free

Noche Brillante: Latinx Queer & Trans Showcase

What: Latinx LGBTQ of Calgary hosts Noche Brillante: Latinx Queer & Trans Showcase at Dickens Pub. The event will feature drag performers, musicians, dancers and spoken word artists, dancers and musicians.

When: September 12, 2019
Time: 7:30 to 10:30 pm
Where: Dickens Pub – 1000 9 Ave SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online