Another week is behind us and there’s plenty to do and see in celebration of work days well done. From shows and animals to concerts and immersive exhibits, you’re in for a good one! Not sure where to start? Here are 10 things to do in Calgary this weekend. Enjoy!

Journey to the 80s

This weekend, Calgarians are encouraged to enjoy a lively musical Inspired by the 80s! For more information or to get your tickets now, check out the link above!

When: Sunday, April 7th, 2024
Where: 1002 – 37th Street SW Calgary, AB
Cost: $75+

Battle of Alberta

It’s another Battle of Alberta, Calgary! This weekend, toss on a jersey and head over to the Saddledome where you’re encouraged to grab a pocket dog and then cheer the Flames to victory. For tickets head to the link above.

When: Saturday, April 6th, 2024
Where: 555 Saddledome Rise SE
Time: 8 pm
Cost: $146

The Plaza Theatre 

Love Tarantino? Starring Steve Buscemi, Lawrence Tierney and Chris Penn, The Plaza Theatre will be showing Reservoir Dogs as well as Matilda, Love Lies Bleeding and Perfect Days.

When: Find showtimes online
Where: The Plaza Theatre, 1133 Kensington Road NW
Cost: $10+

Filipino Restaurant Month

Meant to “highlight the unique variety of Filipino food and ingredients and the talent of Filipino chefs throughout Canada,” the third annual Filipino Restaurant Month has officially kicked off. For all participating locations, hit the link above.

When: Until April 30th, 2024
Where: See restaurants above
Cost: Varies

Barnyard Baby Days 

This weekend head to Butterfield Acres for its Barnyard baby days where families can cuddle with adorable creatures, take photos and enjoy tractor rides through the park

When: Saturday, April 6th-7th, 2024
Where: 254077 Rocky Ridge Rd NW, Calgary
Cost: $17.99

Films at the Fort

Pop some corn! Films at the Fort is back with a series of crowd-pleasing, memorable movies. This weekend, catch Alien and The Iron Giant. For tickets and showtimes visit the link above and enjoy!

When:  Saturday, April 6th-7th, 2024
Where: 750 9 Avenue SE, Calgary
Cost: $12

SPACE: A Journey to the Moon and Beyond

Can’t get enough of TELUS Spark? Aptly named SPACE: A Journey to the Moon and Beyond, the science centre’s newest exhibit will feature beautiful effects and stunning visuals. From the Apollo 11 lunar landing to constellations, attendees are in for an immersive experience that will feel as though they’re exploring star clusters and planets – a dream of any jr. astronomer.

Where: TELUS Spark Science Centre – 220 Saint George’s Drive Northeast, Calgary
Cost: $26+

Gord Bamford with Dallas Alexander & Devin Cooper

Love country? You’re in luck! This Friday, Gord Bamford, Dallas Alexender and Devin Cooper will be at the Cochrane Lions Club Event Centre just outside of Calgary. For tickets head to the link above.

When: Friday, April 5th 2024
Where: Cochrane Lions Club Event Centre – 109 Fifth Ave, Cochrane, AB
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $100

Mirror Mirror

There’s not much time left, Calgary! This weekend let your imagination run wild at Moment Factory’s big 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: $16+


Pop some corn and grab the whole family! Cineplex Canada’s Family Favourites deal is back and every Friday this April you can enjoy a popular title for just $3.99. This weekend check out Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret.

When: Friday, April 5th, 2024
Where:  See Cineplex locations near you above
Cost: $3.99+

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