The Tuesday after a long weekend is tough, but don’t fret! Over the next few days, there are a ton of fun things happening in and around the city. Not sure what’s going on? Here are 10 things to do in Calgary this week!
Soak up that beautiful weather, Calgary! This week toss on your autumn best, grab a coffee and wander the fields of orange under the sun. No matter which patch you pick, families are encouraged to wander, pick the perfect gourd and take photos among the corn fields.
Whether you’re looking to catch up with friends, or just sit back with a PSL alone and people-watch, Calgary has some pretty great coffee spots. Not sure where to go? Check the link above for a few of our favourites.
Looking to do something in the evening? Grab a coat, some mittens and the hand of someone special then check out Pumpkins After Dark, an event that sees over 6,000 professionally carved and displayed throughout Winsport. It’s going to be lit!
When: Until October 31st, 2022
Where: 88 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary
Time: See times above
This week, explore the peaks, valleys and waterfalls of the Alberta Rockies! Not sure where to see the iconic larch trees in all their glory? Check out the link above for 15 hikes you should take this fall!
Get your spooks in, ghouls! From now until November 4th check out Haunted Calgary – a terrifying event held at the Horizon Mall in Balzac. You never know what might be lurking around the corner…
When: Until November 4th, 2022
Where: 260300 Writing Creek Cres, Balzac
Time: 6 pm – 10 pm
Things are about to get scary competitive! This week, Calgarians are encouraged to check out this adorable 18-hole course of frights and fun. Good luck and enjoy.
When: Until October 31st, 2022
Where: 168 Canada Olympic Rd SW, Calgary
Cost: $50/per 5 people
We love a good ol’ football date! This Friday, grab a beer, a jersey and a friend, then cheer on the Calgary Stampeders when they play the Tigercats at McMahon Stadium! For more information or to snag some tickets, head over to the link above!
When: Friday, October 14th, 2022
Where: 1817 Crowchild Trail NW, Calgary
Time: 7:30 pm
Whether you’re jonesing for some new ink or just appreciate the craft, the Tattoo and Arts Festival is definitely one you won’t want to miss! This October hit the BMO Centre for a two-day event celebrating the latest and greatest in body art – it’s going to be something else, folks!
When: Friday, October 14th – 16th, 2022
Where: 20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary
Time: 12 pm
Got something to prove? This week, hit Screamfest 2022 for a night of spooks, frights, freaks and fun! First-person to cover their eyes has to buy the drinks afterward. Good luck, folks!
When: Friday, October 14th-15th, 21st- 22nd, 27th: (ADULT NIGHT) – 29th and 31st, 2022
Where: Grandstand, Stampede Park, 3rd St SE, Calgary
Time: 7 pm – 12 pm
Back for its 25th year, Alberta’s most beloved food & adult beverage event is back and serving up the best food and drink our province has to offer. Guests are invited to explore hundreds of exhibitors and indulge their palates with a variety of fine wines, spirits, and craft beers while noshing on fare from local restaurants.
When: Friday, October 14th – 15th, 2022
Where: BMO Center, Stampede Park
And that’s it, friends! 10 things to do this week in Calgary! Looks pretty dang good, doesn’t it? Enjoy, have fun and be safe out there, friends!