What’s Up This Week: July 29th-August 1st

The last week of July has arrived - get outside & enjoy the sunshine, YYC! 

The last week of July has arrived – get outside & enjoy the sunshine, YYC! 

Music in the Plaza: Michael Callander Jazz Sextet
July 31st from 6-8pm
Heritage Town Square, 1900 Heritage Dr SW
Take in the beauty of Heritage Park Square every Wednesday evening throughout the summer. Blues, country, jazz, folk – all genres will be performing at Music in the Plaza.  This week, they welcome the Michael Callander Jazz Sextet, a talented group who will entertain you with their smooth, silky jazz. Did we mention that it’s free?!
Okotoks Night Market

August 1st from 4-9pm
Beside the library, 15 Riverside Dr W

Kick off your August long weekend early with this adorable night market less than half an hour outside the city. Take a brief drive down Highway 2 to enjoy an evening of shopping with the locals, eating from food trucks and relaxing in their outdoor beer garden.

Glenbow Museum: First Thursday of the Month

August 1st from 5-9pm
Glenbow Museum, 130 9 Avenue SE

Experience art, culture and history on the first Thursday of every month at the Glenbow Museum downtown – completely free! Grab your date, your pal, your mom – anyone – because this wicked deal only runs for four hours.

Made in France

August 1st from 6:30-9:30pm
Cuisine et Chateau Interactive Culinary Centre, 103 227 – 10 Street NW

Don’t order from the same old restaurant or remake that recipe you’re completely over. This class will explore the four elements of France’s culinary traditions that have finally earned a spot on UNESCO’s world heritage list – and let you eat it too.

Shakespeare by the Bow: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Now until August 18th at 7:30pm Tuesday-Saturday, 2pm & 7:30pm Sundays
Prince’s Island Park, 698 Eau Claire Ave SW
Enjoy these last gorgeous July evenings with another outdoor performance that will tap into your emotions as you are transported back to Shakespearean times. Find a spot on the grass to sit back, relax and enjoy another exquisite performance from the talented individuals at Theatre Calgary.

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