Another weekend has arrived and this time around there is plenty to experience in and around the city! From concerts and movies to hockey and immersive exhibits, you’ll be spoiled for choice over the next few days. Not sure where to start? Here are 10 of the very best things to do this weekend in Calgary.

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire in Concert

You’re a wizard Harry! This weekend celebrate an iconic film and its music with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra. To get tickets, head to the link above. You won’t want to miss out!

When: Thursday February 22nd – 24th, 2024
Where: 225 8 Ave SE, Calgary
Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: $25+

Ice Cube

The man, the myth, the legend. This Friday check out Ice Cube at the Grey Eagle! Tickets are still available at the link above. You won’t want to miss it!

When: Friday, February 23rd, 2024
Where: The Grey Eagle – 3777 Grey Eagle Dr, Calgary
Time: 8 pm
Cost: $163

Sponsored post: Momentum Clothing Boutique

Calling all sneakerheads! There’s a new streetwear boutique in Beltline, and it’s got all your favourite brands and more! Momentum Clothing Boutique just opened its first location in Calgary and it’s definitely worth the visit. Shop must-have sneaker releases for Spring ‘24 from Nike, Jordan, Adidas, New Balance, Asics, Oakley Factory Project, and more – all at retail and all in one place. Get the gang together this weekend – we’re going shopping!

When: Weekdays 11 AM-7 PM | Saturdays 10 AM-6 PM | Sundays 12 PM-5 PM
Where: Momentum Calgary, 735 10 Ave SW, Calgary

Banff Upper Hot Springs

Wind down this weekend at Banff’s Upper Hot Springs! Overlooking the tiny mountain town this is the best way to wind down this season. Adults can check it out for just $16.50!

Where: 1 Mountain Ave, Banff, AB
Cost: $16.50+

A Black History Month ‘Celebration of Excellence’ 

Shining a spotlight on Black women who have been ‘firsts’, ‘only’ and ‘trendsetters,’ Calgarians are encouraged to attend a Celebration of Excellence, an informative Black History Month event featuring live performances, food and a raffle. Tickets are still available!

When:  Saturday, February 24th, 2024
Where: 2500 48 Avenue Northeast Calgary
Time: 4:30 pm
Cost: $33+

Sponsored Pick: Brooklyn Dumpling Shop

Brooklyn Dumpling Shop is celebrating the grand opening of its Inglewood location this weekend and you’re going to want to check it out. This family-friendly event features a taster pack all day of 3 dumplings for just $3, with all proceeds going @bbc4k! From 11:30 – 3:30 you’ll find free samples,  glitter tattoos, a DJ, and patio heaters to keep the crowds toasty warm. Try their unique dumpling flavours and support a great cause? That’s a win! 

When: 11:00 AM – 11:00 PM, Saturday, February 24
Where: 1113 9 Ave SE

Olympic Plaza

Winter is in full swing and it’s high time to lace up your skates! The Olympic Plaza skating rink is now open for the season and you’ll want to check it out sooner rather than later.

When: Now open
 228 8 Ave. SE, Calgary
Cost: FREE

Films at the Fort

“Ugh! As if!” Films at the Fort is back with a series of crowd-pleasing, memorable movies. This weekend, catch Clueless and Romeo and Juliet for only $12. For tickets and showtimes visit the link above and enjoy!

When:  Various dates
Where: 750 9 Avenue SE, Calgary
Cost: $12

Mirror Mirror

Let your imagination run wild! Moment Factory’s latest adventure, ‘Mirror Mirror’ has hit a Calgary hot spot and you won’t want to miss it. Surrounded by colour and whimsical images, this immersive experience looks magical.

When: Until March 31st, 2024
6455 Macleod Trail, Calgary
Cost: $16+

Candlelight Concert

Featuring talented musicians and hundreds of brightly lit wicks, Calgarians can enjoy one of Fever’s Candlelight Concerts. This weekend enjoy a tribute to iconic metal bands including AC/DC and Judas Priest. Get your tickets now and enjoy! It’s going to be magical.

When: Friday, February 23rd 2024
Where: 1401 10 Ave SE, Calgary, AB
Time: 6 pm and 8 pm
Cost: $53+

Da Vinci: The Exhibition 

Described as a hands-on examination of the artist’s life and research, Calgary’s new Da Vinci experience will feature 60 fully-built life-sized inventions, more than 20 studies and dozens of beautiful displays.

When: Until May 5th, 2024
Where: TELUS Spark Science Centre – 220 Saint George’s Drive Northeast, Calgary
Cost: $26

Whew, there you have it, friends, 10 things to do in Calgary this weekend. What will you check out first?