5 Unique Experiences to Check Out in Calgary for the Rest of June


Paint Escape? Horror Con? TEDxYYC? It’s no secret that Calgary is a great city for events and activities and this week is no exception! Be sure to check out the events going on this week for some wildly unique experiences!

The Paint Escape is a new event in Calgary that is perfect for anyone who loves art. This unique event lets you put your creativity to the test as you paint with friends during a live artist-guided experience. Participants will be given everything they need to create their own masterpiece during this paint party. With events happening all month long, there’s no excuse not to try it out!

When: June 8 – July 30

Tickets: Buy tickets here

Spooky season is coming early this year with Horror Con in Calgary! This two-day event is perfect for horror fans of all ages, with activities, exhibits and panels from some of the horror industry’s biggest names. Whether you’re a fan of zombies, aliens or just good old-fashioned terror, Horror Con is sure to be a scream!

When: June 24 – 26

Tickets: Buy tickets here

Sled Island Music & Arts Festival kicks off this week in Calgary! There will be over 230 bands performing at more than 25 venues throughout the city. This multi-venue, music and arts festival, is definitely an event you don’t want to miss!

When: June 21 -26

Tickets: Buy tickets here

This week, Calgary will be home to one of the biggest TEDx events in the world. TEDxYYC is a conference that brings together people from all walks of life to share their ideas and stories. At a TEDx event, TED Talks video and live speakers combine to spark deep discussion and connection. This year’s theme is #TRANSFORMATIVE and the lineup of speakers is sure to be inspiring.

When: June 25

Tickets: Buy tickets here

This weekend, be sure to check out Decimate Metalfest 2022 in Calgary! This festival is the perfect opportunity to see some of the best metal bands from across Canada and you can even camp on the event acreage. This year’s lineup includes bands like Planet Eater, Arrival of Autumn, Snakepit, and Caveat!

When: June 24 – 25

Tickets: Buy tickets here

So, what are you waiting for? Get out there and experience some of the unique events happening in Calgary for the rest of June!
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