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

Oct 2 2019, 5:00 am

We’ve got a wild Wednesday ahead of us, and with plenty of events and activities going on around the city to choose from, any of these options will be superb!

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NF: The Search Tour

What: American rapper NF is performing at Grey Eagle Resort & Casino on October 2 during his North American The Search tour. NF’s The Search became his second album to reach the number one spot on the Billboard 200 charts upon its release.

When: October 2, 2019
Time: Doors 7 pm, show 8 pm
Where: Grey Eagle Resort & Casino — 3777 Grey Eagle Dr, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Who’s in the Hall Wednesdays

What: Enjoy a free night at Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame. For the first time, the hall will be opening their doors on the first Wednesday of every month featuring free admission, cash bar, fun interactives, and a speakers series.

When: The first Wednesday of every month – October 2, November 6, December 4, 2019
Times: 5 to 9 pm
Where: Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame – 169 Canada Olympic Road SW, Calgary
Admission: Free

Cavalry FC vs Valour FC

What: Cavalry FC take on Valour FC in Canadian Premier League action at Spruce Meadows.

When: October 2, 2019
Time: 6 pm
Where: Spruce Meadows – 18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Wordfest Presents Beverley McLachlin

What: Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada Beverley McLachlin shares her new book, Truth Be Told: My Journey Through Life and the Law. Susan Wright (Susan on the Soapbox) will host an onstage interview and Q&A, and there will also be a book signing.

When: October 2, 2019
Time: Doors 6:30 pm, show 7 to 8:30 pm
Where: DJD Dance Centre – 111 12 Ave SE, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Pyrros Dimmas at Freedom Besieged Calgary Screening

What: The Hellenic Initiative Canada and the Hellenic Community of Calgary hosts a screening of the documentary “Freedom Besieged: Unshackling The Youth of Greece,” as well as a panel discussion with four-time Olympic medalist Pyrros Dimas.

When: October 2, 2019
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: Calgary Hellenic Banquet Hall – 1 Tamarac Crescent SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online