Thursday is here and there’s so much fun to be had! From new and exciting shows to concerts, markets and more, here are 12 things to do in Calgary this weekend. It’s going to be an exciting one, so get ready, stay ready and have a blast!

Honky Tonk Market 

Ready to shop? Featuring live music and vendors selling everything from Western wear to accessories, art and decor, Calgarians can saddle up for the big Honky Tonk Market this weekend!

When: Saturday, March 23rd, 2024
Where: 9615 Macleod Trail S, Calgary, AB
Time:  11 am – 5 pm
Cost: Free

Films at the Fort

You can’t stop the beat! Films at the Fort is back with a series of crowd-pleasing, memorable movies and this weekend, you can catch the iconic musical Hairspray. For tickets and showtimes visit the link above and enjoy!

When:  Saturday, March 23rd. 2024
Where: 750 9 Avenue SE, Calgary
Cost: $12

Sponsored pick: Calgary Co-op Wine & Spirits Grape Escape

If you’re still coming off the high of Grape Escape in the fall, then you’ll be happy to know that you can keep the party going! Calgary Co-op is hosting its Grape Escape wine festival at the BMO Centre at the end of the month – and wine is just the start. There will be over 150 vendors including industry-leading winemakers, master distillers, and brewers – and there’s plenty of glasses to go around! Every ticket includes admission along with all sips and food samples for the whole evening.

When: Friday & Saturday, March 22-23 2024
Where: BMO Centre, Halls E & F, Stampede Park
Cost: $70 all-inclusive ticket (plus fees & GST)

Warren Zeiders

Love live music? You’re in luck! This Friday catch Warren Zeiders at the Grey Eagle Resort and Casinos’s Event Centre. Interested? Tickets are still available and can be purchased at the link above.

When: Friday, March 22nd, 2024
Where: Event Centre at Grey Eagle Resort and Casino – 3775 Grey Eagle Dr, Tsuut’ina, Alberta
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $154+

Sponsored pick: Taboo Adult Trade Show

Add a little spice to your weekend plans. Canada’s biggest 18+ Taboo Adult Trade Show is coming to Vancouver, and you’ve got to see it for yourself. Dress up for the themed Glow Friday and Masquerade Saturday, or just show up and enjoy the shopping, entertainment, seminars, demonstrations, and giveaways. Get – sorry, *give it up for a weekend event unlike any other.

When: Friday to Sunday, February 2-4
Where: 999 Canada Place, Vancouver
Cost: Tickets start at $33 with weekend packages available

The Beach Boys of Summer

This weekend, Calgarians are encouraged to enjoy a lively musical Inspired by the Beach Boys! For more information or to get your tickets now, check out the link above. This is your last chance!

When: Until March 23rd, 2024
Where: 1002 – 37th Street SW Calgary, AB
Cost: $75+

Mirror Mirror


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This weekend let your imagination run wild at Moment Factory’s latest adventure, ‘Mirror Mirror!’ Surrounded by colour and whimsical images, this immersive experience is not one to be missed.

When: Until April 14th, 2024
6455 Macleod Trail, Calgary
Cost: $18+

Sponsored pick: Rangeview Showhome Grand Opening event

Tired of scrolling through property listings? Check out a brand new Calgary community – in person – by attending Rangeview’s Easter Showhome Hop event instead! Spread your wings in Rangeview by Genstar, a new community development with affordable homes with options for every family and lifestyle. There are tree-lined walking paths for peaceful strolls away from traffic. Outdoor spaces that are designed to connect and play. Plus, there’s a mix of home design styles to choose from so you can find the one that’s just right.

Come hop through the showhomes at the event and enjoy a day of family fun with food trucks, a petting zoo, egg-citing photos Easter face painting, and an Easter scavenger hunt through the showhomes for a chance to win prizes up to $500. RSVP to the event on Facebook and check out the website for more details on your potential dream home!

When: Saturday, March 23rd, 2024 at 12-4pm
Where: 140 Mallard Grove SE
Directions: Take exit 232 for Seton Blvd (Continue past South Health Campus and turn right on 52nd St SE Follow the signs to the showhome parade)


Pop some corn and grab the whole family! Cineplex Canada’s Family Favourites deal is back and every Friday this March you can enjoy a popular title for just $2.99.

When: Fridays this March
Where:  See Cineplex locations near you above
Cost: $2.99+

Calgary Flames vs. Buffalo Sabres

This Sunday, get rowdy! This weekend you’re encouraged to cheer the Flames to victory when they take on the Buffalo Sabres. For tickets head to the link above – we have a feeling that it’ll be a good one!

When: Sunday, March 24th, 2024
Where: 555 Saddledome Rise SE
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $34+

Da Vinci: The Exhibition 

This weekend, TELUS Spark’s new immersive experience will take you back in time! Described as a hands-on examination of the artist’s life and research, this 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

Candlelight Concert

Ah Romance! Featuring talented musicians and hundreds of brightly lit wicks, Calgarians can enjoy one of Fever’s Candlelight Concerts this Saturday, This time around, you can catch a magical tribute to Coldplay. Get your tickets now and enjoy!

When: Saturday, March 23rd, 2024
Where: 1009 15 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
Time: 9:30 pm
Cost: $42+

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