What’s Up This Weekend: July 26th-28th

Music, food and fun activities - this is what summer is alllllllll about, YYC.

Music, food and fun activities – this is what summer is alllllllll about, YYC.

Calgary Folk Music Festival

Now until July 28th at all hours of the day
Prince’s Island Park, 698 Eau Claire Ave SW

The 40th annual Calgary Folk Music Festival starts today! Get ready for four days of bliss as you sit back, relax and take in the sights, sounds and smells of musicians, artisans, food trucks and so much more. Folk, roots, blues, acoustic – whatever your jam, they’ll have it at Folk Fest.

Locked Library

July 26th from 7-9:30pm
New Central Library, 800 3 St SE

Work as a team as you solve puzzles and race to be among the first to escape the new enchanted Central Library. Spend your Friday night doing something a little bit different this week.

CSSC Multi-Sport 7’s Tournament

July 27th from 10am-6pm
John Laurie Park, 1237 John Laurie Blvd NW

Teams of 7+ will compete in a variety of sports throughout the day, including; soccer, ultimate, grass volleyball, kickball, and more. Add in beer, music, games and a whack-load of new and old friends and you’ve got yourself one heck of a Saturday.

Beats & Brunch

July 28th from 11am-3pm
The Rec Room, 901 64 Ave N

The last weekend for Beats & Brunch is here – oh no! If you haven’t checked this event out yet, this Sunday is your last chance. Enjoy your favourite meal of the day with fast beats played by DJ Rico Drummond.

The Fundamentals of Curing, Smoking, Brining & Grilling

July 28th from 10:30am-2pm
Cuisine et Chateau Interactive Culinary Centre, 103 227 – 10 Street NW

Master your grilling and smoking techniques once and for all. In this 3.5 hour workshop, learn how to properly use your barbeque, smoke with different flavours and what temperature is right for each dish.

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