6 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, May 1

May 1 2018, 5:12 am

It’s a brand new day in a brand new month!

Meaning that it’s the perfect time to try out some brand new events, and we’ve put together the perfect list to get you started on this wonderful Tuesday.


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Beach Beauty Mission Re-Opening 

  • What: After a few upgrades Beach Beauty in Mission will be re-opening and ready to satisfy all your beauty needs!
  • When: Tuesday, May 1
  • Where: 2312 14th Avenue SW

David Beckingham 

  • What: Come see this guitarist and vocalist rock the stage at The Gateway.
  • When: Tuesday, May 1
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: The Gateway – 1301, 16th Avenue NW
  • Tickets: Ticketmaster, $10

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

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

Greater Goods Monthly Pop-up Series: Essentials By Nature

  • What: Come shop the all natural, preservative free skin care products from Essentials by Nature throughout the month of May at Greater Goods Boutique and Tea Bar, located in the heart of Bridgeland. You’ll be supporting an extremely talented local small business while purchasing products that are good for you, your home, and the environment.
  • Where: Greater Goods – #8 606 Meredith Road NE
  • When: The entire month of May

NOtaBLE Hour 

  • What: Head to one of Calgary’s favourite eateries for some after work libation for only $8 a glass. This deal includes the Moscow Mule Grilled Grapefruit Swizzle, along with a pint of Village Brewery No Bull beer or a glass of wine. They will also be offering a chicken dinner for two for only $30, which includes a half a wood-fired rotisserie Happy Chicken, with NOtaBLE signature salad and bottomless fries on the side — sign us up!
  • When: Tuesday to Thursday
  • Time: 3:30 to 5:30 pm
  • Where: 4611 Bowness Road NW
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