Poster for Studio Bell After Hours May 2017

Studio Bell After Hours

Featuring a new batch of DJs on deck, interactive fun across multiple floors, and the return of live band karaoke, May’s Studio Bell After Hours is a party you don’t want to miss.

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An essential celebration of Bach, Matthew Halls, the director of the internationally-renowned Oregon Bach Festival, leads the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra for this annual festival.

FreeFall Vol XXVII Number II

Free This Week

From family-friendly festivals to tons of literary events, this week is jam-packed with great and free things to check out. There’s even a free market at containR. Here’s what we’re hitting up.

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Omar El Akkad

A second American Civil War, a devastating plague, and one family caught deep in the middle, join Wordfest for an evening with Omar El Akkad and his debut novel, American War.

Poster for Dick Lit’s Trivia Night #2

Dick Lit’s Trivia Night

How much do you know about the Isle of Mull, fornicating rabbits, and the Maytag Repairman? Join the Calgary Public Library and Wordfest as Calgary’s most guilt-free trivia competition returns.

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Win Tickets to Mike Farris Trio

Following two successful appearances at the Canmore Folk Music Festival, Mike Farris brings his trio to play an intimate and stripped down show in Calgary. Enter for your chance to win tickets.

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Win Tickets to Storytellers

Featuring the winner of Kensington Sinfonia’s 7th Annual Student Concerto Competition and a lineup of of eclectic music, this quirky concert is sure to be a hit. Enter for your chance to win tickets.