6 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, April 24

Apr 24 2018, 3:27 am

The sun is shining in this usually snowy city!

Make the most of this absolutely beautiful Tuesday by getting out into the city and checking out all the cool hidden gems that it has to offer — starting with the events featured on this list.


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Macaron 101 

  • What: Ever wondered how to make a French macaron? Look no further. Everyone’s favourite macaron shop, Ollia, hosts Macaron Baking Classes, offering exclusive lessons on how to properly engage in some macaronage, get the perfect shell, and create a variety of flavours. Bon appetite!
  • When: Tuesday, April 24
  • Time: 6 pm
  • Where: Ollia Macaron and Tea – 810c 16th Avenue SW
  • Tickets: Call to reserve your spot, $100

Taco Tuesday

  • What: Let’s be honest, any date that involves tacos is a good date! It might be slightly cliche, but you won’t have to worry about making dinner AND you get to dive into some freshly made guac, with a margarita on the side – that’s a winning combo.
  • When: Every Tuesday
  • Where:
    • Native Tongues Taqueria – 235 12th Avenue SW, Calgary
    • Salt & Pepper – 1413 9th Avenue SE, Calgary
    • National – all four locations
    • Los Chilitos Taco & Tequila House – 1309 17th Avenue SW, Calgary
    • Julio’s Barrio – 1110 Memorial Drive NW, Calgary
    • Anejo – 2, 2116 4th Street SE, Calgary

YYC Girl Gang Presents:  The Importance of Legal 

  • What: Does the legal side of your business provide you with a fair amount of anxiety? You’re not alone! Join Alexandra of Sarjesa to learn about some of the legal resources that you can access to prepare for any type of situation and help you navigate the legal system. You’ll be happy you did!
  • When: Tuesday, April 24
  • Time: 6:30 to 9 pm
  • Where: Sonoma on 9 – 700 9th Avenue SW
  • Tickets: Online, $27

Whitespace Writers Weekly Write-In

  • What: Looking for some inspiration, a place to write that isn’t your kitchen table, or simply some guidance on a writing project? For only $5 you can join White Space Writers every Tuesday morning and receive a work space, unlimited coffee, accessibility to writing resources (aka they will look over a piece you’re working on) and a writing prompt, if that is what you’re interested in. Plus you might make a new creative friend or two, which is priceless!
  • When: Every Tuesday
  • Time: 9 am to 12 pm
  • Where: Loft 112 – 535 8th Avenue SE
  • Admission: $5

The Secret Garden

  • What: See this beloved classic by Frances Hodgson Burnett come to life on stage in this beautifully composed Broadway musical! See how a young girl used a magical key and a secret garden to warm the hearts of her uncle, family, and the audience during the show.
  • When: April 17 to May 19
  • Where: Max Bell Theatre – 220 9th Avenue SW
  • Tickets: Online, $35 to $103

Who Made Your Clothes? A look into Modern Day Slavery 

  • What: It’s hard to believe, but fashion is actually one of the main culprits of today’s “modern day slavery.” Join Meaghan Fitzpatrick to learn more about the realities of the industry and get the facts on who makes your clothes. Make it your mission to wear a better story!
  • When: Tuesday, April 24
  • Time: 6:30 to 7:45 pm
  • Where: Patagonia – 135 8th Avenue SW
  • Admission: FREE
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