5 Ways to Make the Most of Summer: August 26th-29th

The final week of August has arrived - experience our city in the sunshine, YYC!

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Calgary Pride

Now until September 2nd
All over Calgary

Pride 2019 has arrived in YYC! It’s time to sport all your rainbow attire and hit the town for the Pride Parade, Pride in the Park, and so much more. Show your love and support this August by joining in on the patio parties, river floats, pride walks, you name it.



Roller Skate Party

August 28th from 6-8pm
Downtown lot, 321 11 Avenue SE

Invite your friends to relive the old days as you roller skate downtown amongst food trucks, DJs spinning beats and good vibes. Throw on your ’70s attire and hit the rink for a mid-week skate. Admission is FREE and roller skate rentals are available on-site – no excuses now YYC.


Hawking with Guests

August 28th at 8pm
The Hall at Rec Room, 901 64 Ave NE

Combining powerful, melodic vocals with surgically tight, interlocking guitar work and syncopated rhythms, this progressive alternative rock band returns to Calgary on their summer tour. Notorious for intense and dramatic live shows, this show is a must-see.
Music in the Plaza: Woodhouse Big Band

August 28th from 6-8pm
Heritage Town Square, 1900 Heritage Dr SW

The final week of live outdoor music at Heritage Park this summer has arrived! They welcomed various local musical talent to perform outdoors every Wednesday evening this summer. Woodhouse Big Band will take the final stage and dazzle you with their jazzy style. Did we mention that it’s free?!

Knife Skills

August 29th from 6:30-9:30pm
Cuisine et Chateau Interactive Culinary Centre, 103 227 – 10 Street NW

Grab your date and learn how to both use knives and keep them sharp all whilst spending quality time together. Cut, chop, slice and dice your way to more appealing dishes and a healthy relationship built on doing things together as a couple.

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