Calgary Activities and Happenings Aug 5-7
Stumped on plans for the weekend? Here are a few things that are happening in Calgary over the weekend!
Running all weekend the Banff Culture days is a heritage tourism event and gives locals and visitors the opportunity to experience historic Banff with Heritage Building tours. Experience out-door movies and artists open houses.Calgary Blues Fest
running over the weekend, the Calgary Blues Fest features local and international talent.
The Fringe Fest
With Saturday being the last day of the Fringe Fest, this is your opportunity to see uncensored un-juried theatre.
The Triwood Community Centre and Arena is hosting “Smashing Bumpkins” Roller Derby
Hellion Rebellion vs. The Fantastic 14
Tickets are only $10 and children 12 and under are free!
Calgary Dragon Boat Race and Festival
Held Saturday and Sunday, Dragon Boat Race is a National Holiday in China and will be held in Calgary at North Glenmore Park
NBA Jam Session
One of my favourite events this weekend. Held in Eau Clair this Basketball event is sure to entertain young and old alike. Get your chance to meet NBA legend Jerome Williams, see a performance by Buckets Blakes of the Harlem Globetrotters and of course there is always the 3 on 3 tournament.
Held in Marda Loop, bringing Bourbon Street to Calgary, this annual Marda Gras type festival is sure to entertain. With two stages, hundreds of vendors, food, drink, patios and a kids quarter this is sure to make Sunday a Funday!