5 things to do in Calgary today: Wednesday, June 6

Jun 5 2018, 6:09 pm

We’re already halfway through yet another work week, which means we’re just that much closer to the weekend!

This Wednesday will simply fly by once you check out any one of these great events going on around the city.

Friday, here we come!

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Macaron 101 

  • What: Ever wondered how to make a French macaron? Look no further. Everyone’s favourite macaron shop, Ollia, hosts Macaron Baking Classes, offering exclusive lessons on how to properly engage in some macaronage, get the perfect shell, and create a variety of flavours. Bon appetite!
  • When: Wednesday, June 6
  • Time: 6 pm
  • Where: Ollia Macaron and Tea – 810c 16th Avenue SW
  • Tickets: Call to reserve your spot, $100

Ocean Alley

  • What: This Australian rock band is coming to Calgary light up the stage!
  • When: Wednesday, June 6
  • Time: 8 pm
  • Where: The Gateway – 1301 16th Avenue NW
  • Tickets: Online, $12.50

The SUNCOR Stage One Festival of New Work

  • What: Come and celebrate the 31 anniversary of the SUNCOR Stage 1 this June! Lunchbox Theatre has gone on to create hundreds of new Canadian one-act plays throughout the years. Celebrate this amazing achievement, along with the 30-year partnership with SUNCOR energy which has made all of these things possible.
  • When: May 25 to June 9
  • Time:
    • Friday to Saturday: 12 pm
    • Friday: 6 pm
  • Where: Lunchbox Theatre – 160 115 9th Avenue SE
  • Admission: FREE

Hang out on one of Calgary’s best patios

  • 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 ambiance you’re looking for. Check out some of Calgary’s best rooftop patios here!

Whales Tohora

  • What: Coming all the way from the National Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, this exciting exhibition has been traveling North America for the last 10 years and Calgary marks its final destination. Excite your senses with this unique cultural experience that will show you everything you need to know about the king of the ocean; the whale. The exhibit shows everything from life-size whale skeletons to the evolution of these creatures and understanding how they communicate. There is so much to know about these beautiful beings.
  • When: January 20 to June 20
  • Where: Telus Spark – 220 St. George’s Drive NE
  • Tickets: Online, $26
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