Event Directory Search for upcoming events Picks and Previews Plan ahead to check out these not-to-be-missed events All Theatre Dance Music Film & Media Visual Art Literary Festival Contest Free Free Dec. 8, 2021 - Dec. 14, 2021 Free This Week There's so much to see and do for free this week, be sure to start planning! Kari Watson Location Various venues Price Free December continues to be a busy time, packed full of things to see and do! From holiday markets to live music, to online literary happenings, here’s a quick look at some of the free events that are happening this week. Deck The Ave December 3 – 18, 2021, 4:30 – 8:30pm Stephen Avenue (8th Ave. SW) Free to attend Deck the Ave brings holiday cheer to Downtown Calgary on Fridays and Saturdays with seasonal displays, fire pits, and live music along Stephen Avenue. It’s a family-friendly event that lets people of all ages celebrate the season in a fun, festive atmosphere in the heart of downtown. downtowncalgary.com UNCOMPOSED December 8, 2021, 5:00pm Stream online Free to watch Join White Ribbon for their 30th anniversary initiative. With the help of musical experts and psychologists, they’ve composed a musical score to help men connect with emotions they are socialized to suppress. Watch the film and listen to an incredible panel speak about what modern masculinities mean to them. eventbrite.ca The Way We GG December 9, 2021, 7:00 – 8:15pm Stream online Free to watch Wordfest’s Imagine On Air is honoured to present their annual celebration of the Governor General’s Literary Awards. The 2021 edition of The Way We GG showcases Francesca Ekwuyasi, Tessa McWatt, and Guy Vanderhaeghe, all past recipients or nominees of Canada’s prestigious literary medal. wordfest.com Little Modern Market December 11, 2021, 9:30am – 3:30pm The Brownstone YYC (120, 221 10th Ave. SE) Free to attend A modern and local pop up market creating a cool and modern environment for local makers to share their craft. Shop for clothing and accessories, jewelry, home decor, health and beauty and much more. littlemodernmarket.com Perpie December 11, 2021, 8:30pm King Eddy (438 9th Ave. SE) Free to attend Often referred to by her listeners as a beautiful blend of rhythm, tone, and emotion, jazz saxophonist and singer-songwriter Perpie performs as part of NMC Presents: Bell Live at the King Eddy. kingeddy.ca Terry O’Reilly December 14, 2021, 7:00 – 8:15pm Stream online Free to watch Wordfest’s Imagine On Air is thrilled to present beloved CBC radio host Terry O’Reilly and his new book, My Best Mistake: Epic Fails and Silver Linings. This special one-hour conversation is hosted by Wordfest’s Creative Ringleader Shelley Youngblut. wordfest.com Have a free event that’s not listed? Email us at email@example.com or fill out this form.