Happy Friday Calgary! You’ve made it to the weekend so whatever you’re in the mood for, there’s something for you to do today.
Star Wars and Star Trek fans unite! Led by guest orchestra conductor, John Morris Russell this unbelievable performance aims at giving an orchestral salute to these two Hollywood classics. The performance will be presented alongside spectacular astronomy images courtesy of renowned American astronomer Dr. José Salgado.
- Where: Jack Singer Concert Hall – 205 8 Avenue SE
- When: June 16 – 17
- Cost: $25-$85
Marking the 30 anniversary of Stage One supporting theatrical creation, development, and production of one-act plays, you can catch local talent with up to three shows debuting per week at Lunchbox Theatre.
- Where: Lunchbox Theatre – 160 9 Avenue SE
- When: On Fridays and Saturdays from June 9 to June 24
- Tickets: Free admission
New to the East Village this summer, this Pop-Up retail park offers Calgarians a place to shop, eat and play. Be sure to check out all 12 retailers located in 12 x 12 shipping containers, along with food trucks, live music and more! Every Thursday through Sunday from June 1 – October 1 you can expect food truck eats, music, performances, art and much much more!
- Where: EV Junction – 439 8 Avenue SE
- When: June 15 to 18
- Cost: FREE
Come support Calgary’s budding entrepreneurs at this makers market on June 16th! This is a great spot to look for any birthday gifts you still haven’t found or even a gift for your pops for this fathers day.
- Where: 7904-43 Avenue NW
- When: June 16
- Cost: $4 admission
Nestled in the woods, this market has some great hidden gems to offer! Shop a curated selection of curated vintage, upcycled and hand designed products while you enjoy the scenery that this small, yet mighty village has to offer.
- Where: The Bragg Creek Community Centre – 23 White Avenue, Bragg Creek
- When: June 16-17
- Cost: $4
See also: 55 things to do in Calgary this June