5 things to do in Calgary today: Wednesday, August 21

Aug 21 2019, 5:00 am

The awesome events taking place throughout Calgary today, August 21, mean that this Wednesday is guaranteed to be a winner, no matter what you do!

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Big Big Tent – Roller-Skate Party

What: Show off how you roll every Wednesday in August when The Big Big Tent transforms into Calgary’s biggest roller rink with the help of Calgary Roller Skate. Bring your own or rent skates on site for an evening of big, big fun.

When: August 21 and 28, 2019
Time: 6 to 10 pm
Where: The Big Big Tent — 321 11th Avenue Southeast
Admission: Free, skate rentals extra

Cavalry FC vs York9 FC

What: Cavalry FC take on York9 FC at Spruce Meadows today.

When: August 21, 2019
Time: 6 pm
Where: Spruce Meadows – 18011 Spruce Meadows Way SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Rug Riot – Come to the Party!

What: Rug Riot – Come to the Party! is a rug hooking exhibition commemorating the Guild’s 90th Anniversary. Some members challenged themselves by trying different methods, materials and shapes, while others are paid tribute to what the guild means to them.

When: Now until August 21, 2019
Time: Various times
Where: Galleria Inglewood – 907 9th Ave.S.E., Calgary
Admission: Free

Sunnyside Salsa Wednesdays

What: Get your dance on every week with Sunnyside Salsa Wednesdays at the containR by Springboard Performance. Featuring live music by DJ Henry and guests.

When Wednesday evenings until August 28, 2019
Time: 6 to 8 pm
Where: ContainR by Springboard Performance – 1020 2 Ave NW, Calgary,
Admission: Free

Social Justice Film Series presents: Just Eat It

What: Social Justice Film Series presents a screening of “Just Eat It: A food waste story”. Stick around after for a panel discussion.

When: August 21, 2019
Time: 6 to 9 pm
Where: McHugh House – 1515 Centre Street South, Calgary
Tickets: Online