5 things to do in Calgary today: Wednesday, November 7

Nov 7 2018, 5:16 am

We’ve already made it halfway through the week, which means that there’s no better way to celebrate than by checking out a cool event this Wednesday.

Here are a few suggestions to get you moving today!

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Doc Soup November: The Price of Everything

What: Doc Soup Calgary is a monthly feature-length documentary series presented in partnership with the Calgary International Film Festival and Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival, and sponsored by Imperial Oil. The Price Of Everything leads us into a rarefied labyrinth of galleries, studios, and auction houses to wrestle with these questions and explore what society loses and gains when art becomes a rich person’s commodity.

When: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Time: 7 pm
Where: Cineplex Odeon Eau Claire Market Cinemas – 200 Barclay Parade Southwest #200, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Jupiter Comedy

What: A weekly stand-up showcase featuring a mix of newer comedians and veteran headliners.

When: Every Wednesday
Time: 8 pm
Where: Oak Tree Tavern – 124 10 St NW, Calgary
Tickets: $10

Wordfest presents Dave Williams

What: A conversation with Canadian astronaut Dave Williams on the art of exploration, discovery and what makes life worth living. Dr. Dave has set records for spacewalking, has lived undersea for weeks at a time, saved lives as an emergency doctor, launched into the stratosphere twice, and performed surgery in zero gravity. This event includes an on-stage interview, followed by an audience Q&A and book signing.

When: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Time: 7 to 8:30 pm
Where:  Memorial Park Library – 2nd Floor – 1221 2nd Street SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online, $20

The Restricted Section

What: The Restricted Section is an intimate burlesque cabaret with performances by Miss Randi Lee, Katra Corbeau and Axis D’Evil.

When: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Time: 7 pm
Where: Betty Lou’s Library – 908 17th Ave Sw, Calgary
Reservations: Online

Mac Sabbath

What: Mac Sabbath is an American parody heavy metal tribute band formed in Los Angeles. The self-appointed founders of “Drive Thru Metal,” the band is primarily a parody of English heavy metal group Black Sabbath, utilizing lyricism and imagery centred on fast food. Featuring special guests Franks & Deans, THE DEADMEN and The Special Edisons.

When: Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Time: 8 pm
Where: Dickens Pub – 1000 9 Ave SW, Calgary,
Tickets: Online, $20

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