We hope you’ve had a wonderful weekend, but another Monday is hot on our heels. This time around, we’ve got a ton of outdoor events, markets and music festivals. Not sure what happening? Here are 11 things to do this week in Calgary.

University District Night Market

Check it out! This week, Calgarians can spend an eventful evening under the stars at the University District Night Market! Showcasing various artisan vendors from all over the city.

When: Wednesday, June 26th, 2024
Where: Central Commons Park, 4019 University Ave NW
Time: 5 pm – 9 pm
Cost: Free

Sound Atlas Music Festival

Brought to life by Latitude 49 and Contemporary Calgary, this music festival will celebrate “an eclectic and diverse range of musical styles” and feature world-class performances and genre-mixing explorations of music and film.

When: Thursday, June 27th – 29th, 2024
Where: see locations above
Time: varies
Cost: $65+

Sponsored pick: Pigeon Lake Music Festival Summer Showcase

Plan ahead! The Pigeon Lake Music Festival Summer Showcase is a one-of-a-kind event coming to Alberta this weekend during the Canada Day long weekend with comedic talent, amazing musical artists, daily happy hours, food vendors, and family-friendly activities. They have on-site camping with all the creature comforts, and kids 12 and under get in for free! It’s a cozy festival environment, with only 3000 daily ticketed attendees, so make sure you grab yours soon!

When: Saturday, June 29th and Sunday, June 30th, 2024
Where: Pigeon Lake Festival Grounds, 473008 Range Road 10, Mulhurst
Cost: Day, Weekend and Early Bird Passes Available

Disney Animation: Immersive Experience

An extraordinary exhibit where you can step inside some of your favourite Disney scenes and see your favourite characters up close – this week, you can check out the Disney Animation: Immersive Experience, fun for the whole family!

When: Until August 18th, 2024
Where: 20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary, AB
Cost: $34+

Sponsored pick: The Brick

The Brick is having a massive Black Friday Is Back promo from Thursday, June 20th until Sunday, June 23rd. If you need new furniture, this is a great chance to save some money! But they’re taking it one step further. There will be extra Door Crasher Specials on Friday, with stores only open from 5 PM to midnight for unreal discounts for 7 hours. Mark your calendar!

When: Friday, June 21st, 5 PM – Midnight
Where: The Brick locations across Canada

Ziggy Alberts

This week, Ziggy Alberta will take Calgary’s MacEwan Hall, and music lovers will not want to miss it. For more information and tickets, check out the link above.

When: Tuesday, June 25th, 2024
Where: MacEwan Hall, 2500 University Dr. NW, Calgary
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $33+

Glenbow at the Edison

Described as a comprehensive overview of Meryl McMaster’s career, nikihci-âniskotâpân bloodline showcases meaningful art from the past and present. Check it out at the Edison and enjoy it until September 1st for FREE.

When: Until September 1st, 2024
Where: 150 9th Avenue SE, Calgary
Cost: FREE

The Fairytales Queer Film Festival

Pop some corn! This week, check out one or all of the incredible films featured in the FairyTales Queer Film Festival – an annual event that celebrates LGBTQ+ talent. Get your tickets now and enjoy the best in queer cinema – new and old!

Date: Thursday, June 27th – 30th, 2024
Location: 608 1 St SW, Calgary
Cost: $15+

The Kensington Night Market

With warmer weather finally in our forecast, we’re all about late-night walks. Why not support local while you’re at it? Thursday, June 27th check out the Kensington Night Market! and shop until you drop!

When: Thursday, June 27th, 2024
Where: 11th Street and Kensington Road NW Calgary
Time: 4 pm – 9 pm
Cost: Free

Calgary Night Market

From live music to local vendors, food trucks, and even live performers, the Night Market will return this Friday, offering Calgarians an exciting place to wander, get some fresh air and support small businesses.

When: Friday, June 28th, 2024
Where: Bridgeland Riverside Community Association, 917 Centre Ave NE, Calgary
Time: 4 pm – 10 pm

Canyon Ski Resort Summer Tube Slide 

Adventure seekers! Located in Red Deer Alberta, Canyon Ski Resort is an action-packed destination with Alberta’s first and only alpine coaster and the longest summer tube slide in Western Canada and it’s open now!

When: Open now
Where: 38433 Range Road 264A, Red Deer, Alberta
Cost: $5+

And there you have it! 11 things to do in Calgary this week. Now get yourselves out there and enjoy yourselves!