What’s On In Calgary

Stay up to date with arts and culture events throughout the year

The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary presents this year's Japan Film Festival | Photo: Courtesy General of Japan in Calgary

Japan Film Festival

The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary and the Japan Foundation are pleased to present this festival aimed at promoting Japanese film and culture to the public.

Calgarian soprano Brittany Rae joins pianist Claire Butler this week for ProArts@Noon | Photo: Allison Seto

Free This Week

So, is your calendar full? A long weekend means there’s tons of free events in Calgary making it the perfect time to get out and about. Here’s what we’re hitting up this week.


Living a Creative Life

Fuelling a vital, prosperous and connected city

Alanna Martineau behind the Wine-Ohs bar | Photo: Alanna Martineau

Alanna Martineau

Alanna Martineau went to school in San Diego, but when it came time to set up shop all it took was a couple Alberta musicians to convince her to do so here.

The Basement Demons play during Film/Music Explosion featuring a Super 8 film by Berkley Brady | Photo: Aran Wilkinson-Blanc

$100 Film Fest

Calgary’s oldest film festival gears up to celebrate 25 years of celluloid and you are invited to take part—submit now to be part of this landmark year.

Kris Hans at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce's Onward Conference,  June 2016 | Photo: Nathan Elson Photography

Kris Hans

When you think of digital innovation hubs, most folks still don’t think of Calgary, and Kris Hans is working to change that perspective.