Posts tagged festivals

What To See At The 2018 Spruce Meadows Christmas Market

The Spruce Meadows Christmas Market is a Calgary tradition like no other. Here’s a look at the displays, booths, and crafts on display at this year’s Spruce Meadows International Market.

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Drive-In and Outdoor Movies In Calgary This Summer

Outdoor movies in Calgary are usually put on my community associations. Here’s a list of where to find them and the latest on Drive-in movies in Calgary.

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Canada Day 2016 Events in Calgary (and best spot to see Canada Day fireworks)

The Canada Day 2016 Fireworks in Calgary will go off just before 11p. Here’s a list of free Canada Day events in Calgary and some of the best places to see the Canada Day fireworks in Calgary

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Win Tickets To The 2016 Calgary Comic And Entertainment Expo

The Calgary Comic Expo is a fun, costumed family event in Calgary each spring – and I’m giving away tickets.

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6 Family Friendly Events You Need To See At Beakerhead 2015

Beakerhead is my favorite festival in Calgary. Once again there will be family friendly mind bending events at Beakerhead. Check them out here!

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Family Events For New Year’s 2015 In Calgary

Here’s a list of family friendly events and activities for New Year’s Eve 2015 in Calgary. From pool parties to Noon Year’s Eve, there’s many fun and free activities to celebrate with the kids.

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Eating In Jamaica One Jerk Joint at a Time

Jamaican cuisine is world famous and people travel from around the globe to taste these authentic flavours at the source. Travellers can experience the island’s foods firsthand by eating in Jamaica and visiting various food…

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Kids In Calgary: Aggie Days At The Calgary Stampede

The western culture and lifestyle is alive and well in Calgary thanks to the Calgary Stampede. Aggie Days is a wonderful family event in the spring to get you excited for the Greatest Show On Earth just 11 weeks away.

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Where To Go Outdoor Ice Skating In Banff And Lake Louise

We took some time from the Christmas holiday to go for a skate and slide in Banff. There is nothing more spectacular, than strapping on some blades and going for a skate in one of the most beautiful places in the world.

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Seen In Calgary #17: Raygun Gothic Rocketship At Beakerhead

The Raygun Gothic Rocketship is visiting Calgary this week as a part of Beakerhead. It is a fantastically retro-futuristic space vehicle that will have your mind time traveling from the past to the future and back again. The climb up the precarious ladder to the ground floor of this 40 foot beauty is enough to give you vertigo.

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Maybe It Was Something I Ate #4: Indian Spiced Hot Chocolate At Analog Coffee

Indian Spiced Hot Chocolate | Analog Coffee | $4.70 [twitter]The YYC Hot Chocolate Festival is back for a second year, and despite the warm winter we’ve been having in Calgary, the effort is on to…

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Christmas In Calgary: ZooLights At The Calgary Zoo, A Winter Tradition

Zoolights at the Calgary Zoo is a winter tradition to celebrate Christmas in Calgary. Bundle up, and get ready to wander through a magical winter wonderland.

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Where To See The Chuckwagon Races At The Calgary Stampede

[twitter]The highlight of the Calgary Stampede is the evening GMC Rangeland Chuckwagon Derby. The races happen each night over the course of the Greatest Outdoor Show On Earth with money for nightly wins, and an…

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Best New Midway Food For Calgary Stampede 2012

[twitter]It’s not too difficult to create food for a midway. The steps are basically: find something edible, then deep fry it. Still, with that simple math a smorgasbord of delicious items has been unveiled for…

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Family Day Weekend In Alberta

[twitter]Along with no PST, and a healthy economy, you can toss an extra holiday in the month of February as one of the benefits of living in Alberta. The third Monday of the month is…

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An Insider’s Guide To Calgary’s Wine Festivals

Here’s a guide to Calgary’s Wine Festivals: when they are, how to get tickets, and tips on how to get the best education for what most consider a drunkfest

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