Happy first weekend of summer, friends! Not only did you make it through another week, but you’ve made it through an entire season and that’s something worth celebrating. This time around we’ve got shows, music festivals and markets – so let’s get into it! Here are 10 things to do in Calgary this weekend.
CHECK OUT THE SLED ISLAND MUSIC FESTIVAL
Back with a solid lineup of artists from a number of genres and backgrounds, Calgary’s Sled Island has officially kicked off for 2022 and will run all weekend long. Get ready – this year is expected to be quite a delight and you won’t want to miss it.
When: Until Sunday, June 26th
Where: Venues around Calgary
RE-CENTER WITH AN OUTDOOR YOGA CLASS
Inhale, exhale, stretch and sweat at an all-ages free Yoga class in Stanley Park – after all, there’s really no better way to spend an afternoon than by winding down and breathing in some fresh air with your toes in the grass.
When: Sunday, June 26th
Where: 1300 12 Street Northeast
Time: 1 pm
STROLL THROUGH THE CALGARY NIGHT MARKET
From live music to local vendors, food trucks, and even live performers, the Night Market will reoccur once a month throughout the summer offering Calgarians an exciting place to wander, get some fresh air and support small businesses.
When: Friday, June 24th
Where: 917 Centre Ave NE – Bridgeland Riverside Community
GO FOR A SWIM
Summer is finally here and while it hasn’t hit us like a Mack truck yet, we are in for some comfortable weather this weekend. If you find it unbearable, why not check out one of Calgary’s many outdoor pools, spray parks, and wading pools in the area.
SHOP THE FARMERS AND MAKERS MARKET
Whether you’re a foodie, love shopping local, or are just looking to get some fresh air – this artisan market will be THE place! Support the community in a safe and fun environment and grab some grub at the food trucks!
When: Every Saturday
Where: 1721 29 Avenue SW, Calgary
Time: 10 am – 2 pm
TAKE A HIKE
Summer hiking season is here, Calgary! This weekend, grab a buddy, lace up your shoes, and hit the link above to check out some of our favourites within a few hours of the city and enjoy!
HIT THE GREAT OUTDOORS COMEDY FESTIVAL
Get ready to LOL, because The Great Outdoors Comedy Festival is bringing comedy legends like Bill Burr, David Spade, and Whitney Cummings to Calgary.. Check out the link above for more information!
When: Friday, June 24th – 26th
Where: 698 Eau Claire Ave SW, Calgary
HAVE A TRANSFORMATIVE EXPERIENCE
Featuring poets and professors, a paleontologist, a lawyer, creative directors, and community builders – the 2022 TedxYYC event will tackle everything from technological advancements, reconciliation, and social media to communicating in today’s climate and dinosaurs. Hit the link above and enjoy.
When: Saturday, June 25th
Where: 1721 29 Ave SW Suite #125, Calgary | 407 9 Ave SE, Calgary
When: 12 pm – 5 pm
Cost: $73.66 – $208.77
HIT UP THE FABULOUS SUN N’ SIPS PATIO POP-UP
We’ve waited all year, and finally – patio season is upon us! Not sure where to go? How about Rümi’s tasty Sun n’ Sips Patio pop-up! This unique series will take place at the ATCO Park and will feature delish food and bevvys by our friends at the Blue Flame Kitchen, live music from local musicians from Prophets of Music, and outdoor activities and games for that extra round of fun. You can even snag their VIP outdoor living room space for up to six. You won’t want to miss it!
When: Saturday, June 25th
Where: 5302 Forand St SW, Calgary
HEAD DOWN TO WILLOW PARK VILLAGE’S 2ND ANNUAL SIDEWALK SALE
Now’s the time to spruce up your wardrobe! Head down to Willow Park Village this weekend and grab a deal on spring and summer collections, munch on delicious goodies, and get a pampering treatment – all while enjoying live performances by Justine Tyrell and Timothonius, (Friday from 1 pm to 3 pm), as well as Angela Violinist and DJ Sonidef (Saturday from 12 pm to 4 pm).
When: Friday, June 24th – June 25th
Where: Willow Park Village, 10816 Macleod Trail
Read more in Things To Do
Summer bucket list: 33 amazing things you need to in and around Calgary this sunny season
This $5 concert with country stars Carolyn Dawn Johnson, Aaron Pritchett, & Charlie Major is coming to YYC this June
32 of the best things to do in and around Calgary this June
A mind and body-healing challenge is coming to Calgary and you can win prizes worth $1100
Curiocity In Your Inbox!
Want more? Subscribe to our newsletter for exclusive deals, stories, info & more!Subscribe Now