JazzYYC Summer Festival

Jazz fans get ready! You are in for a treat as Calgary’s jazz society, JazzYYC, brings back this popular summer festival to Inglewood for a second year.


Sled Island Pre-Party

Are you ready to Sled? Yes, we know that Sled Island doesn’t officially start until June 22, 2016, but this week you can get a head start at this free, outdoor show!

ACAD's Show Off 2016

ACAD Show Off 2016

This annual juried exhibition showcases art and design work from across Alberta and has been inspiring students to consider pursuing an arts education for seven years.

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Symphony of a Thousand

The final concert of Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra’s 60th Anniversary Season, Symphony of a Thousand: Mahler Eight, is not only a huge milestone, its also a very fitting send off.

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Kids 4 Kids

Fleeing war, moving to a new country and trying to get resettled is something most of us will never have to face. But for a number of new Calgarians, that is reality.


Fihi Ma Fihi (It Is What It Is)

A multidisciplinary dance-opera, La Caravan Dance Theatre presents this world premiere production inspired by 13th century Sufi mystic and philosopher Rumi.

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JC: A Year in Review

If you’ve never been to an In-Definite Arts (IDAS) exhibition, now is the perfect time to do so! Its latest group exhibition features submissions entered into the 2016 In-House ‘Jane Cameron’ Competition.

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Summer Festival Guide 2016

Each summer, Calgary’s festival scene explodes with hundreds of local and international artists, lively outdoor events and tons of family-friendly fun.

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Exhibitions June 2016

Every month there are dozens of shows, exhibitions and receptions in Calgary that feature amazing work from all kinds of artists. Many are free and all are worth checking out.