What’s Up This Week: December 17th – 21st

From Trivia Night: The Office to Lion's Festival of Lights, here's what's up this week in YYC. 

From Trivia Night: The Office to Lion’s Festival of Lights, here’s what’s up this week in YYC.

1. Trivia Night: The Office
December 18th from 7pm-9pm
WURST, 2437 4 St SW

Get your friends together, brush up on all your favourite episodes of The Office and bring your ‘A’ game. Awesome prizes to win and hours of laughter that will bring you back to the most memorable Office moments.

2. VRX Tournament
December 18th from 7pm-10pm
The Rec Room, 901 64 Ave NE

Have the need for speed? Take the wheel of The Rec Room’s VRX Racing Simulators and compete for over $500 in prizes. Register at info.calgary@therecroom.com. Limited spots available.

3. A Christmas Carol
Runs until December 23rd at Various Times
Max Bell Theatre, Arts Commons, 220 9 Ave SE

Keep the holiday tradition alive by coming to see the 32nd annual telling of Theatre Calgary’s A Christmas Carol at the Max Bell Theatre. Attendees will see the spirits of Christmas Past, Present, and Future as they guide Ebenezer Scrooge on a voyage through time. This year is a cause for extra celebration as it will be lead actor, Stephen Hair’s 25th season playing Scrooge.

4. Check Out a Christmas Cocktail Bar
Runs until December 23rd
Proof, 1302 1 St SW

Come deck the halls with Proof at their Christmas cocktail bar called Miracle on 1st Street. The first bar in Western Canada to host this pop-up, you can expect to find festive decor and a special holiday cocktail menu that comes complete with holiday-inspired names, ingredients, and glasses. Sip on drinks like the Christmopolitan, Snowball Old-Fashioned, and Kris Kringle Colada.


5. Lion’s Festival of Lights
Nightly until January 8th from 6pm-12am
2490 14 St NW

This is the city’s largest free drive-by Christmas lights display. Showcasing over 450,000 bulbs on 16,000 strings along 14th Street NW, it’s the perfect place to take your bae for a date that will be go easy on your budget.

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