The audience at a Sled Island show

Sled Island

With more than 250 bands alongside comedy, film, and visual art lineups, Sled Island returns with five days of incredible programming. With guest curator Julien Baker leading the way, it’s a must see for any festival or music fan!

An Indigenous dancer performs in full regalia

Indigenous Music Week

The music of Canada’s Indigenous people is as broad, complex, and dynamic as the communities and traditions from which it originates. Join the National Music Centre for a week of special events and live music.

A collage of characters from The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers

When the Calgary Phil screened The Fellowship of the Ring, the three-concert run sold out fast. It became one of the most anticipated shows of the season.

Members of the Calgary Boys' Choir

Brothers in Song

Marking an enormous milestone, join the Calgary Boys’ Choir and celebrate 45 years with three not-to-be missed events to commemorate the occasion. Celebrations include a reception, a recital, a gala performance.

A promotional image of The Prairie States with one band member holding an acoustic guitar

The Prairie States

Continuing its Alberta Spotlight series, the National Music Centre is pleased to present rising country stars The Prairie States. Alt-country singer-songwriter Kaley Bird opens a night you won’t want to miss.

A graphic for Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra's presentation of Women Rock

Women Rock

Featuring the music of Carole King, Tina Turner, Janis Joplin, Aretha Franklin, Pat Benatar, and more, Women Rock honours powerful female singers and songwriters who changed pop and rock forever.