12 things to do in Calgary this week

Dec 19 2017, 2:46 am

Looking for something to do this week? Here are some of the top events to check out in Calgary between November 16 and 20.

For a complete list of events check out our Calgary Buzz events calendar.

Caglary Flames versus the New Jersey Devils

  • What: The Calgary Flames will face the New Jersey Devils.
  • Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE
  • When: Tuesday, November 17 at 7 p.m.
  • Cost: Varies

Marda Loop Justice Film Festival

  • What: Sharing human rights, environmental, and socially significant documentaries is what this Film Festival specializes at.
  • Where: Various venues
  • When: Tuesday, November 17 to Sunday, November 22
  • Cost: Free admission

Cards Against Humanity Tournament

  • What: Drink Stanley Park Pilsner while playing Cards Against Humanity with an entire beer hall.
  • Where: WURST Restaurant & Beerhall – 2437 4 Street Southwest Calgary
  • When: Tuesday, November 17 from 7 to 10 p.m.
  • Cost: $21.81. Must be 18 or older.

Calgary Hitmen vs Prince George Cougars

  • What: The Calgary Hitmen face the Prince George Cougars.
  • Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE
  • When: Wednesday, November 18 at 7 p.m.
  • Cost: Varies

Dave’s Winter Whisky Picks

  • What: Join expert Dave Michiels for an evening featuring his favourite winter whiskies at this class.
  • Where: Willow Park Wines & Spirits – 200 Barclay Parade SW
  • When: Wednesday, November 18 at 7 p.m.
  • Cost: $35

Startup Calgary Launch Party 2015

  • What: The Launch Party 2015 recognizes Calgary’s most innovative startups in the information and communication technology (ICT) market.
  • Where: Ross Glen Hall in the Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning at Mount Royal University – 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW, Calgary
  • When: Thursday, November 19 from 6 to 11 p.m.
  • Cost: $36

Art Up Calgary

  • What: Fostering connections between local artists and local art appreciators, Art Up Calgary, showcases beautiful pieces of art. Participating artists benefit directly from the sales of their works.
  • Where: Calgary Tower’s Observation Deck – 101 9th Ave SW
  • When: Thursday, November 19 2015
  • Cost: $10 in advance. Must be 18 or older.


Not From Around Here

  • What: A magic show that will have you on the edge-of-your-seat with clever stunts and astonishing demonstrations.
  • Where: The Barracks at Fort Calgary – 750 9 Avenue SE
  • When: Thursday, November 19 and Thursday, December 17
  • Cost: $85

Dance Montage

  • What: Creates opportunities for both beginning and experienced dance artists to reach out to the community and provide a wide spectrum of dance styles, forms and practices.
  • Where: University of Calgary – 2500 University Dr NW
  • When: Thursday, November 19 to 20 at 8 p.m. and November 21 at 2 and 8 p.m.
  • Cost:  $15 for adults; $10 for students/seniors

Calgary Flames vs Chicago Blackhawks

  • What: The Calgary Flames face the Chicago Blackhawks.
  • Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE
  • When: Friday, November 20 at 7 p.m.
  • Cost: Varies

Wonders of Devonian Gardens- Children Nature Program

  • What: Take the kids to one of the Devonian Garden’s interactive nature programs. Kids will learn about plants, insects, and wildlife through crafts, games and stories.
  • Where: Devonian Gardens – 400, 317 7 Avenue SW
  • When: Now through until December 16; Every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon
  • Cost: Free

The Mousetrap

  • What: Written by Agatha Christie, this play follows a group of characters that are trapped together in a remote country house only to discover there’s a murderer in their midst.
  • Where: Vertigo theatre – 115 9 Avenue SE
  • When: Now through to Friday, December 13
  • Cost: Starts at $29
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