5 things to do in Calgary today: Wednesday, October 19

Oct 19 2016, 3:23 pm

It’s hump day! Which means you’re halfway to the weekend.

Here are a few things happening around town today that will help you get back into the groove.

Our Lady Peace & I Mother Earth

Our Lady Peace and I Mother Earth with Guests are coming to Calgary. The Canadian rock band has sold millions of albums worldwide, won four Juno Awards, and won ten MuchMusic Video Awards — the most MMVAs ever awarded to any artist or group.

Where: Grey Eagle Event Centre – 3777 Grey Eagle Drive
When: Wednesday, October 19 at 7 pm
Cost: $52.38 + tax/fees

Fluid Movement Arts Festival 2016

Fluid Movement Arts Festival will bring grassroots and glitzy artists alike together to shine a light on the bold, beautiful spectrum of dance that permeates modern culture. The city will be alive with performances, workshops, artist talks, and creative happenings to inspire and connect people.

Where: Decidedly Jazz Danceworks – 111 12 Avenue SE
When: Thursday, October 13 through Saturday, October 29
Tickets: Start at $15. Click here to purchase.

Lets Cook!

80th & Ivy is hosting their first Instructive & Interactive Cooking Class on Wednesday, October 19.  Executive Chef Stuart Leduc will show you how to prepare some restaurant quality dishes and let you add your own twist to the 3 course class at your very own work station.

Where: 80th & Ivy – 1127 17th Avenue SW
When: Wednesday, October 19 from 7 to 10pm
Cost: $30 (includes food, a door prize entry, and glass of wine)

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Female Songwriter Series ft Amy Nelson & Guest

Enjoy wine Wednesday with some kickass female vocalists. No cover charge to enter and indulge in $6 glasses of wine all night long.

Where: Wine-Ohs – 811 1st Street SW
When: Wednesday, October 19 from 8 to 11pm

Million Dollar Quartet

The Tony® Award Winning musical, MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET is set on December 4, 1956. History was made when an extraordinary twist of fate brought Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Elvis Presley together at Sun Records in Memphis for what would be one of the greatest impromptu jam sessions ever. It brings to light the extraordinary story of broken promises, secrets, betrayal, and the once-in-a-lifetime celebration of four friends that is altogether poignant, heartwarming and funny.

Where: Stage West – 727 42 Avenue SE
When: September 9 to November 13
Tickets: $119 (includes dinner)

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