5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, October 29

Oct 29 2019, 5:00 am

October may be coming to an end, but there are still plenty of fall (and Halloween!) events going on all around the city!

2019 Calgary Spanish Film Festival

What: A festival of new films from Spain as presented by the Embassy of Spain in collaboration with Globe Cinema, the European Cultural Society of Calgary, and the Aula Cervantes. Watch La Banda (Love Beats) on October 29.

When: October 29, 2019
Time: 6:45 pm
Where: Globe Cinema — 617 8th Avenue SW
Tickets: At the box office. General admission: $10. Children, students and seniors: $8

Protospace Open House

What: Check out Protospace’s open house every Tuesday from 7 to 9 pm. Furniture, bikes, robots, electronics — no matter what your jam is, you can make it here.

When: Every Tuesday
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: Protospace – Bays 110 and 108, 1530 27 Avenue NE, Calgary
Admission: Free

Dinner & A Movie at Heritage Park – Dracula

What: Heritage Park presents Dinner & A Movie Nights at the Selkirk Grille and the Gasoline Alley Museum. Enjoy a three-course movie-themed dinner at Selkirk Grille before heading to Gasoline Alley Museum for a big-screen classic. Attendees are also welcome to only watch the movie. There will be a cash bar and popcorn available for purchase during the screening.

When: October 29, 2019
Time: 5 to 10 pm
Where: Heritage Park Historical Village – 1900 Heritage Drive SW
Price: $44/person or $8 for movie only. Reserve dinner and a movie online; tickets for movie only are available at the door.

YYC True Crime Event – Evenings with an Expert Series

What: Youthlink Calgary Police Interpretive Centre presents “A Date with Death” hosted by author and homicide detective Dave Sweet. The event includes a presentation by Sweet along with a meet-and-greet and book purchase opportunity, VIP access to Calgary’s Police Museum and true crime exhibits, and a cash bar and snacks.

When: October 29 and October 30, 2019
Time: 6 to 10 pm
Where: Youthlink Calgary Police Interpretive Centre – 5111 – 47th Street NE, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Halloween Party at the Fright House

What: Lighthouse Pub turns into a Fright House for a Halloween Party on October 29. Enjoy a costume contest, Scary-oke, and more.

When: October 29, 2019
Time: 9 pm to 1 am
Where: Lighthouse Pub – 1140 137 Ave SE, Calgary
Admission: Free