5 things to do in Calgary today: Wednesday, May 23

May 23 2018, 1:38 am

How is it Wednesday already?

You’re making it slowly but surely to the weekend, so why not throw in a few fun activities to help you get there in style? There’s plenty to do, see, and eat in Calgary today, so get out there and live it up in this beautiful city!

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Much Ado About Nothing

  • What: Weary and in love seems to be a trend in Shakespeare’s work! Come see Beatrice and Hero come to life in this captivating performance and reenactment of Shakespeare’s work.
  • When: May 17 to June 2
  • Time: Varies by performance
  • Where: 115 9th Avenue SE
  • Tickets: Online, $15+

Summer Planter 

  • What: Bring home a beautiful planter made by yours truly to adorn your patio this summer!
  • When: Wednesday, May 23
  • Time: 7 pm
  • Where: #155, 2515 90th Avenue SW
  • Tickets: Online, $100

Hand Lettering with Alison Martin 

  • What: Get the creative juices flowing and pick up a new hobby as you learn how to create your own hand lettering masterpieces from the lovely Alison Martin of Amartincreative.
  • When: Wednesday, May 23
  • Time: 6:30 pm
  • Where: Greater Goods – #8 606 Meredith Road NE
  • Tickets: Online, $70

Sherlock Holmes and the American Problem

  • What: When Annie Oakley’s brother goes missing there is only one pair of detectives right for the job. Follow along as Sherlock and Watson work to solve the mystery and end up in some unplanned situations involving inventions, robbery, and murder.
  • When: May 12 to June 10
  • Time: Varies per day
  • Where: Vertigo Theatre – 161, 115 9th Avenue SE
  • Tickets: Contact the ticket office at 403-221-3708

Check out Famoso on 4th’s new digs

  • What: Come grab a fire-roasted pizza from you’re favourite neighbourhood pizza shop, Famoso’s on 4th, and check out their new renovations. A gorgeous centre bar, natural lighting, cozy booths, and more, they have really taken the concept of a local pizza eatery to the next level. Step into Italy and enjoy!
  • When: Opened early April
  • Where: 2303 4th Avenue SW
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