Photo of a girl creating at Contemporary Kids at cSPACE King Edward

Exhibitions June 2018

As we roll into another month and another season, it’s the perfect time to get to know Calgary’s amazing visual arts community. From ongoing exhibitions to pop-up sales to tons of festivals, there’s lots to see and do.

Poster for Wordfest presents Judy Rebick

Judy Rebick

An evening with renowned Canadian social justice and feminist activist, writer, journalist, educator, and speaker, join Wordfest for this reading and on-stage interview with Judy Rebick.

Open Mic & Poetry Slam

June Open Mic & Poetry Slam

Calgary’s one and only official poetry slam, Ink Spot has been bringing competitive poetry to YYC since 2003. A democratic platform for expression, join in as a performer or as an audience member.

Poster for NMC Jam Club Gig Day

NMC Jam Club Gig Day

Head to the National Music Centre and check out this annual celebration of its after-school program. See the students perform in front of a supportive audience and showcase their hard work.

Photo of Kray Van Kirk

Kray Van Kirk

Enterprising, passionate, meticulous, and, of course, entertaining, folk singer-songwriter Kray Van Kirk has been compared to John Denver, Gordon Lightfoot, Richard Thompson, and Douglie MacLean.

Poster for Calgary Chinese Orchestra's Myths & Legends

Myths & Legends

Every culture has myths and legends which are passed on for generations. Looking back on its own long history, join the Calgary Chinese Orchestra for a concert that celebrates these stories through song.

Join d.talks for an evening discussion that responds to Esker Foundation’s current shows


This unconventional book club presents the theme of the afternoon and you bring your own book, poem, or object that you feel best articulates it, join d.talks and the Esker Foundation for PLACEHOLDER.

Poster for Premium Content

Premium Content

A play about art, consent, polyamory, and the internet, Major Matt Mason Collective debuts new work that explores boundaries—in relationships, in art, and the grey space where they converge.

Poster for Dick Lit's Trivia Night #12

Dick Lit’s Trivia Night

Prove you’re the smartest person in the room and join the Calgary Public Library and Wordfest as Calgary’s most guilt-free trivia competition returns for June. It’s your chance to win bragging rights and tasty beverages.