5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, October 9

Oct 5 2018, 9:00 pm

We’ve had a nice, long, relaxing weekend to eat all the turkey we possibly could, but now it’s time to get back into that daily grind!

Treat yourself to something fun this Tuesday by heading out to any one of these great events.

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

What: Hamlet’s good friends are summoned to Denmark to comfort their grieving friend, but their journey is anything but boring! Their story of facing their fears seems as though it could be heading towards a tragic ending.

When: October 9 to 21

Time: 7:30 pm and 2 pm

Where: Martha Cohen Theatre – 215 8th Avenue SE

Tickets: Online, $30 to $76

Go on a Clue Solving Adventure through Canmore

What: Looking for a way to switch up date night or a new activity to keep the family busy? Check out Mystery Towns and enjoy an exciting mystery-filled adventure. Instantly accessible via clues to your smartphone, each Mystery Towns adventure combines the fun of a scavenger hunt, the puzzles of an escape room, and the challenge of an Amazing Race. This is the perfect way to discover a new city or hidden gems you never knew of in your own hometown. Good luck!

Where: Currently available in both Calgary, Canmore, and Edmonton and soon to be available in Banff.

Register: Online, $49 to $99

23rd Annual Wordfest

What: Calling all writers, authors and those who appreciate a good book – Calgary’s number one reader’s festival is back for seven days you won’t want to miss out on! Celebrate the written word by experiencing live presentations, panels, industry workshops, art installations, and more by 80+ international bestselling authors and up-and-comers.

When: October 8 to 14

Where: Various locations around Calgary

Festival Pass: Online, $195 to  $225

Into the Reds wine tasting

What: Learn (some of) all there is to know about those rouge wines at this tasting at the Kensington Wine Market!

When: Tuesday, October 9

Time: 7 pm

Where: Kensington Wine Market — 1257 Kensington Road NW

Tickets: Available online, $25

Vegan wing night at The Street Eatery

What: Enjoy six different flavours of vegan wings at The Street Eatery. It may not be Wednesday, but it’s wing night anyways!

When: Tuesday, October 9

Time: 5 pm

Where: The Street Eatery — 890 4th Avenue SW