5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, December 18

Dec 17 2018, 5:33 pm

Tuesdays may be stuck in a pretty boring part of the week, but that’s all the more reason why you should get out there and try something new!

Luckily for you, there are plenty of great events going on around the city to spice things up on this otherwise uneventful day.

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What: Experience how 2+ million lights, 200 displays, crackling fire pits, and fun-filled activity zones (with many new additions), transform the Calgary Zoo into a magical winter wonderland.

When: Now to Saturday, January 5, 2019
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: The Calgary Zoo – 210 ST. Georges Drive NE, Calgary
TicketsOnline, General (16+) $19.95, Child (3-15) – $14.95

Dinner & A Movie – Miracle on 34th St

What: Put a twist on the traditional go-to “dinner and a movie.” Grab a seasonal, candlelit dinner at one of the many delicious eateries in Calgary’s downtown core and then head to the theatre for Miracle on 34th St.

When: Tuesday, December 19, 2018
Time: 7:45 pm
WhereGasoline Alley – 1900 Heritage Drive SW, Calgary
TicketsOnline, $44.95 + GST per person (includes dinner + film), $8 (Film only)

The Office Trivia Night

What: Prove your mettle when it comes to the happenings at Dunder Mifflin, though this time it will encompass everything The Office — not just the Christmas episodes!

When: Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: Wurst — 2437 4th Street SW
Cost: $15

So You Think You Can DJ

What: Think you have what it takes to be Calgary’s next top DJ? Show off your skills at Knoxvilles Calgary’s So You Think You Can DJ competition. The winner receives a $500 Long and Mcquade gift card along with the chance to open for a headlining DJ in the new year. Everyone is invited to cheer on the DJs.

When: Now to Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Time: 9 pm to 2 am
Where: Knoxville’s YYC – 840 9th Avenue SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online, Free

A Bright Magical Christmas

What: ABM College presents “A Bright Magical Christmas” a free event for Calgarians in Olympic Plaza. ABM College will be spreading Christmas cheer by providing Calgarians with free hot chocolate, sweet snacks, and joyous carolling of the staff and students who are organizing the event.

When: Tuesday, December 18, 2018
Time: 3 to 5 pm
Where: Olympic Plaza – 228 8th Avenue Southeast, Calgary
Tickets: Online, Free

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