5 Date Ideas for Sports Fans in Calgary

sports fans in calgary

In partnership with Showpass.

Sports dates are back and better than ever! A sporting event can be a great way to make some fun memories with your date, especially after a few years without all that exciting crowd energy. Watching sports ain’t your thing? Here are 5 date ideas for sports fans in Calgary coming up soon, including a couple hands-on dates so you can show off your skills!

CanAm Wrestling Returns to The CanAm Arena.  Bringing hard hitting action, and great live wrestling. Come down and take in the electric atmosphere and thrilling crowd interactions. Also come early and watch AEW Dynamite and enjoy food and drink specials that only The Back Alley Can provide.


When:, April 6 + 20th, 2022 – 5:30pm

Where: The Back Alley, 4630 Macleod Trail

Tickets: $20-$30 per person


Join the GRETA team on Saturday April 2nd for a good ol’ 1 v 1 basketball tournament to end MARCH MADNESS! There will be a fun tournament, perfect for a double date!

$25 per ticket not only gives you the time of your life and some friendly competition; it also gets you GRETA burger, beer and 3 hour game card (3pm – 6pm), Entry into the basketball tournament!

There will be prizes, including a 1000 cash prize, GRETA swag, and you can get your name in the HSC Hall of Fame

When: Saturday, April 2nd – 3:00pm – 2:00am
Tickets: $25 per person
Time for the gloves to come off! Canadas Top MMA promotion debuts in T’suut’ina First Nation Live from the Seven Chiefs Sportsplex!
When: Friday, May 6th – 5:30-11:00pm
Price: Starting at $88.79
Come on sports fans in Calgary! Come watch the top beach volleyball players in Canada compete to become the NBVL champions!
When: Saturday, Mar 19th at 7:00 PM – Sunday, May 22nd at 9:00 PM
Price: $10 per person
Hold on to your hats, Calgary! For the first time EVER, Cody Snyder Bullbustin’ has added a fourth event date (Friday, July 8th, 2022) to bring you a Stampede experience like no other.

Your ticket purchase includes guaranteed access to the Official Bullbustin’ pre-party, PBR bull riding event and live after-party concert.

When:Friday, July 8th, 2022, 7:00 PM – 2:00 AM
Price: $110.72 per person

Need a caffeine buzz before all the excitement? Here are 11 great cafes for first (or 100th) dates!

Subscribe to receive our weekly newsletter

Your destination for date ideas and experiences across Canada

Articles, Giveaways, Gift Ideas & More