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Femme Wave

With the goal of creating an integrated, encouraging arts scene with opportunities for women and non-binary artists, Femme Wave returns with nearly 30 musical acts and a stellar selection of visual arts, comedy, and film.

TONTO co-creator Malcolm Cecil demostraits how the machine


After years of careful restoration, join the National Music Centre as it commissions one of the crown jewels of its music and technology collection, The Original New Timbral Orchestra (TONTO).

Poster for the Marda Loop Justice Film Festival

Marda Loop Justice Film Festival

A festival all about film with a social edge, the Marda Loop Justice Film Festival returns for its 13th year with a lineup of free socially conscious documentary screenings and post-show discussions.

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Diwali Dhamaaka

Diwali, the East Indian festival of lights, signifies the victory of light over darkness, good over evil, knowledge over ignorance, and hope over despair. Join Sparq Productions for this open and welcoming event.

Poster for the 2018 Canadian Jazz Festival

Canadian Jazz Festival

Back with its Canadian focused fall festival, join JazzYYC for a lineup of exciting collaborations and all-ages events including a free jazz walk featuring local musicians. The festival even has a number of workshops to check out.

Heather Hockley models designs from Sage Paul in Inglewood

Otahpiaaki Fashion Week

With the theme of Pride and Protest, join over 30 fashion designers, artists, performers, and creatives to celebrate Indigenous beauty in all of its forms as a gesture of reconciliation. Otahpiaaki Fashion Week returns.

Poster for the 2018 Calgary European Film Festival

Calgary European Film Festival

The Calgary European Film Festival invites Calgary movie lovers to see the best of European cinema. Sponsored by 20 European societies, all productions are screened in their respective languages with English subtitles.

Poster for the 2018 Día de Muertos Festival

Día de Muertos Festival

Join Casa Mexico Foundation and celebrate one of the most beautiful Mexican traditions to remember those who have departed. Full of food, music, and joy, Día de Muertos is a celebration of life.

Poster for The People’s Poetry Festival Art Opening on October 19

The People’s Poetry Festival

A celebration of poetry and art, this DIY festival returns thanks to a partnership with Loft 112 and LimeLighter. Take in workshops, a poetry walk, and an evening filled with poetry, spoken word, live music, and film.