What: Come see a electrifying mash-up of dance styles and music genres in this lively number done under the artistic director of Emmy Award Winner, Travis Wall from ‘So You Think You Can Dance.’ Allow yourself to feel the emotional heartbreak in this uplifting story of a man fighting to find his creative voice after the tragic death of his one true love.
When: January 19 to 20
Where: Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – 1415 14th Avenue NW
What: Come along on a journey of discovery with Lunch Box Theatre’s new production as part of High Performance Rodeo. This one woman show, created by award-winning Calgary actress Michelle Thrush, uses real moments and real memories to tell the story of how her Grandmother impacted her life as she transforms from a child to an elder throughout the show.
What: Looking for a new wardrobe to kick-start the new year in? At SalvEdge Boutique’s January sale you can find chic, trendy items that will give you a new look that won’t break the bank. They’re also offering a unique opportunity to get a $500 gift card toward future purchases at the shop. Learn more information on how it works in the store!
What: Join country heartthrob, Brett Kissel, at the 24th annual Stars and Spurs Gala in support of STARS Air Ambulance. Get fancied up and enjoy a champagne reception, plated dinner, dancing, a virtual reality experience, and the opportunity to win big in a live and silent auction.
What: Looking to be inspired while planning your magical day? The Bash is known as Calgary’s most trend-setting wedding event where you will have the opportunity to peruse over 30 local vendors such as Pretty Sweet, Distilled Beauty Bar, The Teatro Group, Pearl & Dot, Paperdoll events, and more. The event also features a Village Ice Cream Social and a door prize that includes dinner for two at River Café, a Cookware set from Hudson Bay, and Jewelry from Joanna Bisley.
What: Work on creating the perfect space to clear your heart and mind to properly set your goals and intentions for the New Year in this one day yoga event. You’ll get the opportunity to practice under the guidance of master teachers in two physical yoga practices, a guided meditation, mantra, and more!
What: “Happy Birthday!!” They were Frosty’s first words, so naturally it would be rude not to celebrate! Join the Calgary Farmers Market for some indoor winter fun, as they raise awareness for Project Warmth and collect donations of winter gear for shelters and families in need throughout the city. Bring a donation of gently used winter clothing and receive a voucher to decorate a doughnut at Jelly Modern, between 10 am and 1 pm. There will also be a live Frosty magic show, photo booth, and more!
When: Saturday, January 20
Time: 10 am to 1 pm
Where: The Calgary Farmers Market – 510 77th Avenue SE
What: As if we needed yet another reason to visit this beautiful space! The turquoise castle that adorns 17th Ave is now serving brunch, and of course they have killed it yet again with their take on traditional Indian infused dishes. From chips and curry to Chai Pancakes and Parsi Akuri, your taste buds be doing a happy dance as you try each uniquely flavoured dish – paired with a pineapple mimosa of course!
What: Join Astronaut Terry Virts and learn about his experience in the International Space Station, where he eventually became the commander and broke a record for taking more photographs than any astronaut that came before him. According to Virt’s, no photo can truly capture the perfect shade of blue from a sunrise in outer space, but to us his photos capture the magic perfectly!
When: January 21 to 22
Time: Sunday: 2 pm, Monday: 7 pm
Where: Jack Singer Concert Hall – 205 8th Avenue SE
What: In the effort to promote grassroots hockey and support the minor hockey league, Canada’s National Women’s Team will be playing 24 games agains the AMHL. Come see them on their road to PyeongChang where they will hopefully bring home their fifth Gold Medal in the Winter Olympic Games.