What’s On In Calgary

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

Lisa Riehl’s Tricky Little Bee painting

August Exhibitions

Get to know Calgary’s awesome visual arts community this summer as August brings the heat. With a mix of ongoing exhibitions, pop-up gatherings, and special events, there’s plenty to see and do.

Poster for We’ve Read This August 2018

We’ve Read This

Have a great chat about what you’ve read with an equally engaged group of book lovers, join Wordfest for its monthly book club. This August, read Tin Man and take part in the conversation.

Bike-In Cinema poster for August 18

Bike-In Cinema

Join TRUCK Contemporary Art in Calgary, Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers, and the creatures that call Calgary’s parks home, for a night of outdoor cinema. Iron your antenas, bike in, and chill out.


Living a Creative Life

Fuelling a vital, prosperous and connected city

Chantal Chagnon on satge singing with one of her handmade drums

Chantal Chagnon

Chantal Chagnon has always lived a creative life. The Calgary-based Cree Ojibwe Métis singer, drummer, artist, and activist even has it in the name of her business