Happy Thursday! Our three favourite days of the week are almost here and if you’re like us, you might be wondering how to spend your time! From moving Remembrance Day ceremonies and markets to hockey games and concerts, here are 12 of the best things to do in Calgary this weekend. Enjoy!

Millarville Christmas Market

 

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Ready to shop? This weekend, check out the Millarville market! For only a few days this month, browse through everything from organic foods to household products and check a few things off of your Christmas to-do list!

When: Thursday, November 9th-12th, 2023
Where: 306097 192 Street West, Millarville, Alberta
Time: 9 am – 4 pm
Cost: $6

Calgary Hitmen

Go Hitmen, go! This Friday, cheer on Calgary’s WHL team when they take on the Edmonton Oil Kings at the Saddledome. For tickets check out the link above and enjoy! There’s nothing like a battle of Alberta!

When: Friday, November 10th, 2023
Where: 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary
Cost: $17+

Sponsored pick: The Taboo Show

Feeling adventurous? Canada’s only adult lifestyle tradeshow, the Taboo Show, is coming to Calgary in November! Explore all things Taboo with live entertainment, shopping at the adult marketplace, evening seminars, fashion shows, and a different theme each day. This 18+ event will be in town for 3 days only, so don’t wait to get your tickets.

When: Friday to Sunday, November 10 to 12
Where: BMO Centre, 20 Roundup Way SE
Cost: Tickets start at $33

Field of Crosses

Haven’t been to the Field of Crosses to pay your respects yet? One of Calgary’s most incredible Remembrance Day ceremonies will return this weekend and is expected to be as moving as ever.

When: Saturday, November 11th, 2023
Where: 200 Memorial Drive NW, Calgary
Time: See times here
Cost: Free

Sponsored pick: Download ATCO’s Free CO Safety Checklist

You probably don’t think that carbon monoxide is a French perfume, but do you really know how dangerous it can be? Over 300 Canadians die of CO poisoning a year, and it’s entirely preventable! Luckily, you can download a free CO safety checklist online to learn how to protect your family from ATCO’s website.

Hangar Flight Museum Remembrance Day Ceremony

Virtually or in person, attend the annual service held at the Hangar Flight Museum. Tune in to CTV to watch live footage of the moving morning service here, and honour our veterans both the past and present.

When: Saturday, November 11th, 2023
Where: 4629 McCall Way NE, Calgary, AB
Time: 10:57am – 11:30am

Shania Twain

 

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Shania Twain is back and her 2023 Queen Of Me tour is rolling into Calgary – again! This weekend, toss on a cowboy hat and head over to the Scotiabank Saddledome for this fall’s most nostalgic show.

When: Saturday November 11th, 2023
Where: Scotiabank Saddledome, 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary
Time: 7:30 pm
Cost: $77+

Top Gun: A Maverick Musical

Love live music? Calgarians can check out Jubilation Dinner Theatre’s new musical based on the beloved movie. For more information or to get your tickets now, check out the link above!

When: Until January 13th, 2024
Where: 1002 – 37th Street SW Calgary
Cost: $75+

Cineplex Family Favourites

Pop some corn and get ready for some fun! Cineplex Canada’s Saturday morning deal is back and this weekend and you can enjoy a family favouirte for just $2.99. Get your tickets now!

When: Saturday, November 11th, 2023
Where:  See Cineplex locations near you above
Cost: $2.99+

Studio Bell

This weekend visit Calgary’s Studio Bell National Music Center between 10 am and 5 pm for a special service featuring Central Alberta Chamber Players, world-class bagpiper Bill Hawes, and singer-songwriter Steve Jevne. In addition to this, Veterans and active service members will be able to explore the museum for free.

When: Saturday, November 11th, 2023
Where: 300-851 4 Street SE
Time: 10 am to 5 pm
Cost: Free for veterans

Goodnight Moon at Telus Spark

It’s back! This weekend, relive a childhood classic at TELUS Spark’s Goodnight Moon immersive experience. Each presentation will actually pull Calgarians into the story where they can interact with characters and images from the author’s wholesome universe.

Where: 220 St. George’s Drive NE, Calgary
Cost: $26+

Terri Clark and Paul Brandt 

 

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Live music? What better way to celebrate the weekend? This Friday AND Saturday, check out country legends Terri Clark and Paul Brandt when they take the Southern Jubilee Auditorium. Tickets are still available at the link above. You won’t want to miss it!

When: Friday, November 10th and 11th, 2023
Where: Southern Jubilee Auditorium – 1415 14 Ave NW, Calgary
Time: 7:00 pm
Cost: $65+

And here you have it, Calgary, 12 things to do this weekend in Calgary! What will you check out first?