Happy Monday! We hope you’ve had a wonderful weekend – but the fun has just begun! From musicals and penguins to outdoor activities and sporting events, there are a ton of exciting ways to kick things off this time around. Not sure what’s happening? Here are 10 things to do in Calgary this week!

Mean Girls The Musical


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Based on the iconic film, Broadway Across Canada will be bringing their equally hilarious rendition of the musical Mean Girls to Calgary and you WILL want to sit with us. Interested? Check out the Broadway Across Canada website for presale tickets now!

When: Tuesday, January 16th – 21st, 2024
Where: 1415 14 Ave NW, Calgary

Penguin Walk

Need something to do with the kids or your animal-loving BFF this week? Starting January 13th, check out the Calgary Zoo for its daily Penguin Walk! This event is weather permitting, so make sure you check out their website before heading out!

When: Saturday, January 13th to mid-March 2024 (weather depending)
Where: 210 St. George’s Drive NE, Calgary
Time: 10:30 am
Cost: $34.95

Sponsored pick: Calgary Co-op App

Calgary Co-op launched a new app to help you save on your weekly food run – and maybe even make it a bit more fun! Earn Calgary Co-op bonus cash, play games to unlock discounts, and save with app-exclusive offers every time you shop. As a bonus, you get an automatic $5 in Calgary Co-op bonus cash just for downloading the app!

When: Any time you shop
Where: In-store and online
Cost: Free to download

Calgary Flames vs. Arizona Coyotes

Toss on a jersey and head over to the Saddledome where you’re encouraged to grab a pocket dog and a beer, then cheer the Flames to victory. For their tickets to their Tuesday game against Arizona head to the link above.

When: Tuesday, January 16th, 2024
Where: 555 Saddledome Rise SE
Time: 7 pm
Cost: $31+

Calgary Ice Trails

Make a skate date! This week hit one of two magical ice skating trails, now open within Calgary’s city limits – just be sure to bundle up! It can be pretty cold out there.

Glenbow at The Edison

Looking for something affordable and indoors? This week check out ‘ᖃᓪᓗᓈᖅᑕᐃᑦ ᓯᑯᓯᓛᕐᒥᑦ Printed Textiles from Kinngait Studios,’ an exhibit that tells the story of a group of artists who produced a collection of graphic textiles in Kinngait, Nunavut in the 1950s and ’60s.

When: Until March 3rd, 2024
Where: 150 9th Avenue SW, Calgary
Cost: FREE

Banff SnowDays Festival

Celebrating the winter season, the Banff SnowDays Festival in Alberta will bring a series of ice-cold experiences to everyone’s favourite mountain town! Starting Friday guests should expect to see large crowds, enthusiastic visitors, and tons of powder, packed and used for everything from wacky sporting events to tobogganing.

When: Friday, January 19th – February 4th, 2024
Where: Banff, Alberta


So you’re not into skiing? No worries! You can still enjoy the cold air and fresh powder at Winsport! This week, bundle up and head out for an adrenaline-inducing Family Day activity. You’re going to have a blast!

Where: 88 Canada Olympic Road SW, Calgary
Time: See times above
Cost: $29+

Candlelight Concert

Featuring talented musicians and hundreds of brightly lit wicks, Calgarians can enjoy one of Fever’s Candlelight Concerts. This week you can catch a tribute to the Beatles and Bach. Get your tickets now and enjoy! It’s going to be magical.

When: Friday, January 19th, 2024
Where: Various locations
Time: various times
Cost: $29+

Glow Night

Are you seeking a shot of adrenaline? Every Friday night, check out Canyon Ski Resorts Glow Tube Night! A must-visit for adventure-seekers this winter.

When: Fridays (weather permitting)
Where: 38433 Range Road 264A, Red Deer Country, AB
Time: 5:30 pm 7:30 pm
Cost: $27+

And there you have it! 10 things to do in Calgary this weekend. It’s going to be a busy one!