Happy Tuesday Calgary! We’ll help you get your groove back with fun events in town. From local markets popping up in downtown to tacos all over town.
The Market on Stephen Ave is back! Vendors will include Fresh Food, Spices, Sauces, Meats, Baked Treats, Art, Fashion, Jewelry and so much more. find us along the 100-200 blocks in front of the Hyatt, Saltlik, and Goodlife, with the added block in front of Flames Central and the Scotia Centre.
- Where: Along the 100-200 blocks on Stephen Avenue (in front of the Hyatt and Goodlife)
- When: Tuesday, May 2 to Tuesday, September 5
Participating eateries will offer either individual tacos for $4 to $6, or a larger taco platter that will be anywhere from $12 to $18. YYC Taco Fiesta aims to mobilize the taco-loving community and get people into restaurants to purchase these special dishes. Partial proceeds from the taco sales (15%) will be donated to the Calgary Homeless Foundation and Kids Up Front. At the end of the festival on May 5 there will be a Cinco De Mayo bash at an unnamed surprise location – we’ll keep you updated as details come.
- Where: Over 25 participating restaurant in Calgary and the surrounding area
- When: Friday, April 28 to Sunday, May 7
Is running a marathon or just simply getting back into shape one of your new year’s resolutions this year? Tackle this goal once and for all and join the Outsiders Running Club. There is no charge, just bring yourself and your running shoes and join Joanna Magnik of The Sweat Style for a 5-8K run every Tuesday night at 6:30 pm!
- Where: East Village Riverwalk plaza – 618 Confluence Way SE
- When: Every Tuesday
- Cost: FREE
2016 was the year of music here in Calgary, and the music industry in our city is now booming as a result. Spend date night at one of the many venues on YYC’s Music Mile, between Inglewood and East Village, and be entertained by some of our city’s best local talent at a live show, while enjoying a few drinks with your significant other. See the list of venues and performances here!
- Where: Music Mile – between Inglewood and East Village
- Cost: FREE
Calling all Trekkies! Having opened on February 4, Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience will be at TELUS Spark until June 4, 2017. Upon entering the exhibit, you’ll become a Starfleet Academy cadet recruit.
- Where: TELUS Spark – 220 St. George’s Drive NE
- When: Now until June 4, 2017
- Cost: Adults $29.95