From The Calgary International Beerfest Launch Party to Rec Room’s Music Video Dance Party, here’s what’s up this week in YYC.
1. Calgary International Beerfest Launch Party
April 10th from 4pm-7pm
CRAFT Beer Market, 345 10 Ave SW
Beerlicious news alert! The official Calgary International Beerfest Launch Party is happening this Tuesday, April 10th at CRAFT Beer Market and you’re invited. The first 50 guests through the door will get to try the #BeTheBrewer Contest Sai Whaaat?! Saison Beer – don’t miss it.
2. Adult’s Only Night: The Science Behind Science Fiction
April 12th from 6pm-10pm
TELUS Spark, 220 St George’s Dr NE
Our favourite nerdy date is back this Thursday with a brand new theme: The Science Behind Science Fiction. Explore the science behind the scenes science that goes into the making of all your favourite sci-fi movie effects. You know, those flying aliens, larger-than-life superheroes and gravity-defying space vessels. With free reign in their galleries, a fully-licensed bar, dance tunes, and no children around, you can truly let loose – all while keeping an ‘ion’ science.
3. Village Food and Beer Pairings
April 12th from 7pm-10pm
Springbank Cheese Co. – Marda Loop, 3570 Garrison Gate SW
This monthly series is dedicated to highlighting the most current lineup of Village Brewery beers paired with local eats. This week – the popular duo of Village Brewery and Springbank Cheese Co. – Marda Loop returns. Spend your Thursday evening touring Village Brewery and enjoying 6 delicious handpicked cheeses paired with 6 tasty Village beers.
4. Taste of Bragg Creek
April 13th from 5pm-9pm
Bragg Creek Community Centre, 23 White Ave, Bragg Creek
Take a drive out to Bragg Creek to enjoy this foodie festival. With many local restaurateurs, caterers, and liquor merchants participating, there’s sure to be something appealing for every palette. Once you’ve sampled all the delicious bites and libations in the centre, be sure to grab a map and discover all the unique specials, samples, and free tastings offered at local store-fronts. This event is in support of the Bragg Creek Community Association and The Bragg Creek & Area Chamber of Commerce.
5. Rec Room Music Video Dance Party
April 13th from 9pm-1am
The Rec Room Calgary, 1180-901 64 Ave NE
On April 13th, the Rec Room Music Video Dance Party is back by popular demand. With some of the best videos from the 80’s, 90’s, and 00’s, expect to dance the night away to tunes by MJ, Backstreet Boys, Beyonce, and more legends. They’ll also include some of your guilty favourites like Woopit and Gangnam Style to really get you in the dancing mood.