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Exposure Photography Festival

With 40 participating galleries across Alberta and a whole month of programming, the 13th annual Exposure Photography Festival should be on your to-do list this February.

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Forms of Sound

Focused on sonic exploration, new approaches to creation and performance, and premieres of new works, don’t miss this one-of-a-kind festival at the University of Calgary.


High Performance Rodeo

A new year can only mean one thing in Calgary’s art circles—it’s Rodeo time! The High Performance Rodeo is ready to take you on one wild ride and there’s something for everyone on the schedule.

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Winter Festival Guide 2017

It might be winter but that doesn’t mean we need to resign ourselves to the snow and the dark. Calgary’s festivals move indoors this season with these amazing offerings.


New Year’s Eve

With new traditions and low key offerings being paired with a blowout celebration launching Canada’s 150th, there really is something for everyone this New Year’s Eve!


Jewish Book Festival

Browse hundreds of books for sale alongside an exceptional lineup of authors and influencers sharing their new books and inspiring stories at this carefully curated festival.


SPARK Disability Art Festival

Each year In-Definite Arts and Studio C team up to present the 2016 SPARK Disability Art Festival—an amazing series of visual art exhibits that ignite the mind and spark the imagination.


GIRAF Animation Festival

If you love animation then Quickdraw Animation Society has the festival for you! The annual Giant Incandescent Resonating Animation Festival (GIRAF) kicks off its 12th year with Nova Seed.



Bringing the best of non-fiction films yet to be screened in Calgary, join the Calgary Underground Film Festival for the fourth annual CUFF.Docs including 12 curated international feature films.