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Any posts related to events and things you can do in Calgary. Concerts. food, the theatre and arts, pop ups, where to take friends and relatives.

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Roy Orbison is coming to Calgary and is performing! As a hologram

Roy Orbison is coming to Calgary and is performing! As a hologram

Roy Orbison Hologram in Calgary You read that correctly. Roy Orbison is coming to Calgary and he'll be appearing on the stage at the Jubilee auditorium performing his greatest hits with a full live orchestra backing him up. It won't actually be Roy Orbison though, of course, as he passed…
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Where to find and catch Crayfish in Calgary

Where to find and catch Crayfish in Calgary

Ever had an Alberta Lobster? Also known as Crayfish, Crawfish, or Crawdads, they exist in several creeks and streams in Calgary and elsewhere in North America and come with restrictions, however for most of Alberta they're freely available for anyone that wants to go out and catch them. There is…
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Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience, at TELUS SPARK

Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience, at TELUS SPARK

The Starfleet Academy Experience Contacting all Trekkies! And non-Trekkies. TELUS SPARK has brought Star Trek: The Starfleet Academy Experience exhibit to our fine city, and it's absolutely worth checking out. Unless you really dislike Star Trek. I mean, you'll probably enjoy it, but it's really geared towards people who like the series…
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The Nutcracker Twirls Into Calgary

The Nutcracker Twirls Into Calgary

The Nutcracker by The Alberta Ballet Every parent lives for the moment when their child gasps in absolute wonder and, thanks to The Nutcracker by The Alberta Ballet, I was given that incredible gift over and over as we took in The Nutcracker for the first time. A quick summary of The…
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Touring Calgary breweries, again!

Touring Calgary breweries, again!

Touring Calgary Breweries .. again! Earlier this year I was invited by Calgary Brewery Tours to check out their new service .... touring Calgary breweries, and it was awesome. They've recently put together a new local tour and once again invited me to attend, you bet I said yes. Cleared…
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Winsport Sport & Adventure Camps

Winsport Sport & Adventure Camps

Winsport: Calling All Adventurers! This is the first year we've ventured into the world of summer day camps. Last year we tried out half days at Pedalheads and Mini loved it so much we booked a few different camps for her this summer. Up first for the summer we chose…
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Calgary Night Market: The first of many for 2016

Calgary Night Market: The first of many for 2016

Calgary Night Market: vendors, food, music - A review. The Calgary Night Market at Central Memorial park downtown took place yesterday, June 3rd, from 4pm to 10pm and people were invited to drop by to checkout all kinds of table vendor goods for sale, food, face painting, music, entertainment, good times.…