A detailed image of Laura’s Peturson Hogweed Forest

September Exhibitions

September always brings a fresh batch of visual arts exhibitions as the scene gears up for a new season. You won’t want to miss these stellar shows, special events, and so much more.

Promo photo for Cowtown Opera's production of The Bat

Win Tickets to The Bat

Calgary’s Cowtown Opera opens its 2018/19 Double Trouble Season with The Bat—an outrageous costume comedy adaptation of Strauss’s Die Fledermaus—and you can win your way in.

A promo photo of soprano Renée Fleming

Renée Fleming

Known as the people’s diva and beloved the world over, four-time Grammy Award-winning soprano Renée Fleming returns to Calgary for one of the most highly anticipated concerts of the season.

A poster for Wordfest's September book club

We’ve Read This

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

Poster for Unpacking IKG: 60 Years a Gallery

Unpacking IKG: 60 Years a Gallery

Alberta College of Art + Design’s Illingworth Kerr Gallery is commemorating its 60th anniversary with an expansive retrospective exhibition exploring its elusive 60-year history—a feat that has never been done before.

Poster for Wordfest presents Wab Kinew

Wab Kinew

Inspired by President Barack Obama’s Of Thee I Sing, author and musician Wab Kinew presents this tribute to historic and modern-day Indigenous heroes. Join Wordfest for this special evening.

Poster for the 2018 Gotta Minute Film Festival

Gotta Minute Film Festival

The Edmonton-based Gotta Minute Film Festival celebrates it fifth year with an expansion to Calgary and has films screening along the CTrain Transit System and at the Calgary International Airport.

Promo photo of Music with Mandy

Music with Mandy

Jazz music that’s approachable for children and kids music that’s approachable for jazz cats, join Music with Mandy and celebrate the launch of her new album, On the Sunny Side of the Street.