5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, October 2

Oct 1 2018, 7:00 pm

Take a bit off the stress off those shoulders this Tuesday by getting the gang together and heading out for an eventful evening.

There are plenty of great activities and events to check out around the city today, and we’ve got a few suggestions to get you started!

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Lisa Brokop: Legendary Ladies of Country

What: With plenty of hit songs and heartfelt stories in her lyrics, Lisa Brokop is one of the most celebrated country singers of her time. Come see her perform her hits as you tap your toes and sing along to all your favourite tunes.

When: Tuesday, October 2

Time: 7 pm

Where: Bert Church Live – 1000 East Lake Boulevard, Airdrie

Tickets: Online, $32

Shake up a new cocktail at Shelter

What: Interested in upping your cocktail game? Learn the ropes from the experts at Shelter. You’ll learn everything from the comprehensive history of cocktail culture, mixology origins dating back in the 1800s and the resurgence of a craft beverage in the early 2000s. The class includes three cocktails, complimentary bar snacks, muddling, stirring, shaking, and smoking techniques. You’ll also receive your very own cocktail survival guide.

Attendees must be 18+

When: October 2 reoccurring on the first Tuesday of each month

Time: 8:30 pm

Where: Shelter – 1210 1st Street SE

Tickets: Online, $65 per person

Calgary Volunteer Fair

What: This one-day trade show will feature 60 local organizations and give you the opportunity to learn about the vast amount of volunteer opportunities that there are around our city!

When: Tuesday, October 2

Time: 11 am to 3 pm

Where: Kerby Centre – 1133 7th Avenue SW

Admission: FREE

Wander through the New Horizon Mall

What: The New Horizon Mall out in Balzac has opened, and though there aren’t many stores to check out, there eerily empty halls and units make for quite the sight!

Oktoberfest: Game of Thrones Trivia

What: Flex your Westeros knowledge in celebration of Oktoberfest at The Den/Black Lounge! Even if you don’t win the trivia contest, the cheap food deals will have you walking away feeling like a winner.

When: Tuesday, October 2

Time: 6:30 to 10 pm

Where: The Den/Black Lounge — 2500 University Drive NW

Admission: Free

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