Things to do

Reviews and pictures from events in Calgary that we’ve been to. Also ideas for things to do in Calgary, that sort of thing.

Things to do
My Complete Guide to Ice Fishing in Alberta

My Complete Guide to Ice Fishing in Alberta

Ice Fishing Ice fishing is a blast! Getting out into the nature, drilling holes in the ice, drinking the beer - how could you not like those things? You need to do it right, though. I've done it both the right way and the wrong way. The wrong way is…
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Calgary Comic Con

Calgary Comic Con

Calgary Comic Con Every year Calgary is host to one of the largest comic and pop culture festivals in Canada, Calgary Comic Con! Thousands of artists, authors and story tellers, cosplayers, artists, designers, creators and everyone in between come together for multiple days of nerding and geeking out, plus there's…
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Complete Guide to the Calgary Zoo Lights

Complete Guide to the Calgary Zoo Lights

Calgary Zoo Lights Every year around the start of the Christmas season the Calgary Zoo strings over 2 million lights around their grounds and invites everyone to come over after dark, and it's spectacular. It really transforms the regular Calgary Zoo know and love, into a themed magical winter wonderland.…
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The Calgary Zombie Walk

The Calgary Zombie Walk

Braaaaaains Every year, for no reason other than because they can, Calgarians dress up like zombies and assemble downtown to walk the streets and parade through the beltline. From dirt and makeup to elaborate and realistic looking costumes, the zombies put on a great show, both delighting and scaring the…
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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…