Things to do this week in Calgary (Dec 3 – Dec 7)
No need to hate on the fact that we’re back on that 9-5 grind. There are so many things happening in the city that a weekday in Calgary sounds like it may be more fun than a weekend (almost). Get ready to fill your calendar, folks, ’cause here are 8 of the best things to do in Calgary this week.
This Tuesday, you can hit up Wurst’s Wunderbar to make your own ugly Xmas sweater. They’ll supply the “inspiration, supplies and design ideas” as long as you supply the positive attitude… so grab your ticket and DIY the night away. Where: Wurst- 2437 4 Street When: Tuesday, December 4 Time: 7 PM-9:30 PM
It’s almost the end of the year, which means it’s time to use up your yearly benefits. If you’re dreaming of a white Christmas and a white smile this holiday, the husband and wife dental team at Calgary Dental House can help you out*. They truly do everything they can to make your visit a pleasant one: digital dentistry, a showhome-like atmosphere, even nitrous oxide if you’re a little antsy before your visit (safe for kids, too)!
*All services are performed by a general dentist!
Where: #112 971 64 Ave NE
Time: 8 AM-4 PM Mon; 12 PM-8 PM Tues; 9 AM-5 PM Wed; 11 AM-7 PM Thurs; 8 AM-4 PM Fri
Cost: Varies By Service
Beer is best with tasty eats, so hit up the Loop and catch up with your pals over a pint and something off MLB’s new menu. And if someone in your crew doesn’t like beer, no worries– they have wine and cider options, too. Where: 3523 18 St SW When: Monday–Sunday Time: 3 PM–10 PM Mon–Thurs; 2 PM–11 PM Fri; 12 PM-11 PM Sat; 12 PM–6 PM Sun
GRETA’s Food Truck Collabs are always on point, and this Wednesday, they’re getting down with Cookie Dough YYC. They will be serving up some festive flavours and half of the profits go to The Mustard Seed! Win-win!
Where: 213 10 Ave SW
Time: 3PM–2AM Daily
Serving their ‘za Detroit-style, POW is different but equally as delicious as its sister restaurant, WOP Pizza. However, there’s no loitering allowed at this joint, since the format is take-home only. Well, other than its two seats. Where: 1025 Russet Rd NE When: Monday–Sunday Time: 11 AM–9 PM Daily
You’ve probably seen pictures of capsule-like saltwater pods floating around on Instagram, and you’ve heard that these sensory deprivation tanks have endless benefits to calm your overactive/iPhone-obsessed mind… but maybe you’re you’re slightly scared to give it a try. Well, the hesitation stops here Calgary! Go try it out and get relaxed this week!
Where: clear float spa– #105 1800 4th St SW
When: 8:30 AM – 11 PM
Cost: $59 Single Float; $245 5 Float Package; $450 10 Float Package
After 10 months of renovations and a modest investment (close to 20 million is nothing, right?), Cadillac Fairview’s Chinook Centre is now home to a brand new Dining Hall! Described as “modern” and “refreshing”, this space is anything but your typical grab-and-go spot. Where: 6455 Macleod Trail When: Monday–Sunday Time: 9:30 AM – 9 PM Mon–Thurs; 8 AM–9 PM Friday
This week our boys are taking on Minnesota Wild! Head to the Dome to take it all in and party C of Red style.
Where: Saddledome– 555 Saddledome Rise SE
When: Thursday, December 6
Time: 7 PM
There you have it! If you head around town to check out these spots, make sure to tag #CuriocityCalgary so we can live vicariously through you!