New month, new week – more fun! As always we hope you’ve had a lovely weekend, but it’s time to get back into things! March is hot on our heels and from hockey games to musicals, we’ve got an exciting few days ahead. Not sure what’s going on? Here are 10 things to do in Calgary this week.
GRAB A SUMMER-LIKE BITE
If a vacation just isn’t in the cards right now, don’t fret. While nothing compares to having your feet in the sand, our city does have some incredible cozy spots where the drinks are strong, the music is upbeat and the greenery is thriving. Check out the link above for some of our faves.
SEE ANASTASIA THE MUSICAL
Love the animated movie?! Brace yourselves! Very loosely based on the real-life Romanov family, Anastasia the musical follows Dimitri, a con man who has spent years searching for a missing heiress in hopes of claiming a reward from Russia’s royal family. For more information, you can visit Broadway Across Canada’s website here or the Jubilee Auditoriums website below.
When: Until March 5th, 2023
Where: 1415 14 Ave NW, Calgary, AB
HIT THE YYC HOT CHOCOLATE FEST ONE LAST TIME
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Last call, Calgary! The annual YYC Hot Chocolate Festival is coming to an end – but there’s just enough time to get one or two more cups of the good stuff. You won’t want to miss it!
When: Until February 28th, 2023
GO FOR A WINTER WALK
In need of some fresh air? This week, get your fill when while you walk along the city skyline, or through one of Calgary’s stunning parks. Sometimes, it’s the little things, ya know?
ATTEND THE CALGARY VIRTUAL JOB FAIR
Want to start a new chapter but prefer to apply from the comfort of your own home? Check out the virtual job fair! Hiring for a variety of entry-level positions, this unique event could be the start of something spectacular! Register today and good luck!
When: Tuesday, February 28th, 2023
Time: 11 am – 2 pm
WATCH CALGARY’S HUMAN BONSPIEL
It’s nearly come and gone Calgary! This week, check out the Human Bonspiel event organized by Calgary Corporate Challenge. Competitions will be held every day during the lunch hour at Olympic Plaza.
When: Until March 3rd, 2023
Where: Olympic Plaza – 228 8th Avenue SE, Calgary
Time: 11:30 pm
Cost: Free to watch
OR AN ABBA-INSPIRED SHOW
Are you a disco diva or a major Meryl Streep fan? Calgarians can check out Jubilation Dinner Theatre’s ABBA-themed musical based on the band’s beloved music. For more information or to get your tickets now, check out the link above!
When: Until March 25th. 2023
Where: 1002 – 37th Street SW Calgary
CATCH A FLAMES GAME
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Toss on a jersey grab a pocket dog and a beer and cheer the Flames to victory when they take on the Toronto Maple Leafs this week. For tickets head to the link above – we have a feeling that it’ll be a good one!
When: Thursday, March 2nd, 2023
Where: 555 Saddledome Rise SE
Time: 7 pm
SEE THE PENGUIN WALK
Need something to do with the kids or your animal-loving BFF? Check out the Calgary Zoo for its spectacular Penguin Walk! This event is weather permitting, so make sure you check out their website before heading out!
When: Until mid-March (weather depending)
Where: 210 St. George’s Drive NE, Calgary
Time: 10:30 am
EXPLORE HERITAGE PARK’S NEWEST EXHIBIT
Meant to “tell the diverse stories of the Chinese community in early Western Canadian history,” Heritage Park’s newest exhibit We Were Here: Stories of Early Chinatown features art, photos and so much more. Check it out and enjoy!
Where: 1900 Heritage Dr. SW, Calgary
Time: 10 am – 4 pm
Whew, there you have it, friends. 10 things to do in Calgary this week. What will you check out first? Let us know and remember to stay safe and have fun. We’ll see you out there!
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