5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, May 21

May 21 2019, 3:10 pm

Make this May 21 something especially memorable by getting out into the city and hitting up one (or all) of these wonderful events!

We’re positive that they will not disappoint.

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CHROMA at Southcentre Mall

What: CHROMA is an interactive event, complete with a 12-piece art installation by eight different local artists, including Peaseblossoms, Michelle Hoogveld, Tyler Lemermeyer, Maria Dina Galura, Rei Duncan, Rhys Farrell, Rachael Meckling, and Caine Chow.

When: Now to June 16, 2019
Time: Mall Hours
Where: Southcentre Mall – 100 Anderson Rd SE
Admission: Free

Variations with The Cam Buie Trio

What: Variations is a new jazz series kicking off at the Eddy. The Cam Buie Trio are serving up stellar jazz tunes with a different Calgary talent every Tuesday. Groove is always the priority as The Cam Buie Trio seamlessly blends Blue Note classics, reimagined standards, and ECM jazz.

When: Every Tuesday
Time: 7 to 9 pm
Where: King Eddy – 438 9 Avenue SE, Calgary
Admission: Free

Snotty Nose Rez Kids with DJ Kookum

What: Juno Nominated and Canadian First Nations hip hop duo Snotty Nose Rez Kids perform live at Commonwealth Bar & Stage with Dj Kookum.

When: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Time: 8 pm
Where: Commonwealth Bar & Stage – 731 10 Avenue SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Café Absinthe

What: Ted Talks meets Show and Tell, with a dash of Open Mic… Come on down for an evening of community, creative thought and a healthy dose of the unexpected. Hosted by Hazel Grey.

When: Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Time: 7:30 to 10 pm
Where: Dickens – 1000 9 Ave SW, Calgary
Admission: $5

Kick off Your Heels: Drop in Improv

What: Kick Off Your Heels is a free drop-in improv class for female and non-binary identifying individuals of all levels. Kick Off Your Heels runs Tuesday evenings at 7 pm in May and June at the Kinkonauts: Calgary’s Improv Lab with instructor Andy Stefanato.

When: Every Tuesday in May and June 2019
Time: 7 to 8:30 pm
Where: The Kinkonauts – 922 9 Ave SE – The Alexandra Centre
Admission: Free

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