5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, September 4

Aug 31 2018, 10:30 pm

Sure, it might be the start of another boring work week, but this one is only four days long!

Celebrate being just that much closer to the weekend by getting out into the city with the gang and trying out something especially fun.

Here are a few suggestions to get you going!

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YYC Free Market

What: Back for one last gig. Give and take (leaving no trace) is the theme of this fun yearly summer market.

When: Tuesday, September 4

Time: 6 to 9 pm

Where: Container Site in Sunnyside – 1010 2nd Avenue NW

Admission: FREE

Honens Festival

What: Watch emerging pianists compete throughout a heavy piano competition, along with a variety of other events including a reading of ‘The Hockey Sweater’ set to live piano music. The festival will end with an afternoon musical concert in the middle of the Beltline in Central Memorial Park.

When: August 30 to September 8

Time: Ranges per event

Where: Locations vary around the city

Soak up the last rays of summer on a patio

What: Take a break from the heat and have an ice-cold bevy on one of Calgary’s best patios. From rooftops to hidden gardens, there are plenty of spots to choose from that will have the vibe and ambience you’re looking for. Check out some of Calgary’s best rooftop patios here.

Get lost in a corn maze

What: There is no better way to welcome fall then heading out to one of Calgary’s many corn mazes and enjoying a fun-filled farm adventure. You can’t miss the “Outback Adventure” design at Cobbs Adventure park, along with the Kangaroo Petting Zoo, tractor rides, ropes course, and more.

Where: Cobb’s Adventure Park and Calgary Corn Maze and Fun Farm

An Evening with Chicago

What: This is a concert you don’t want to miss!

When: Tuesday, September 4

Time: 8 pm

Where:  Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – 1415 14th Avenue NW

Tickets: Ticketmaster, $63 to $280

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