Event Directory Search for upcoming events Picks and Previews Plan ahead to check out these not-to-be-missed events All Contest Dance Visual Art Theatre Film & Media Literary Festival Music Free Festival Visitors grab food samples at a booth | Photo: Courtesy of Taste of Calgary Aug. 8, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019 Taste of Calgary Calgary’s festival of food and drink shines spotlight on all things local Amy Jo Espetveidt Location Eau Claire Market (200 Barclay Parade SW) Price Free Buy Tickets Get ready to get your nom on as the summer’s most delicious festival returns! Calgary’s festival of food and drink offers sensational samples from the city’s most interesting restaurants and beverage companies. Add in the best in homegrown musical talent and you’ve got a festival you won’t want to miss. Eat, Drink & Shop Taste of Calgary gives visitors the chance to sample the city’s food, beverages, music, and other cool local offerings. With a mix of global cuisines from unique restaurants, favourite food trucks, and local beverage companies, you can even shop at some of the most interesting marketplace vendors in the city. All brought together in one place, be sure to swing by for a browse. The full menu can be found at tasteofcalgary.com. Mitch Belot Band performs on the cheers garden stage | Photo: Courtesy of Taste of Calgary Get into the Groove While food and drink might be the name of the game, each day of the Taste of Calgary also features an incredible lineup of live music. With sets from local favourites I Am the Mountain, Rondel Roberts, Oliver Miguel, Brad Saunders, Ken Stead, and Matt Blais throughout the four days, make sure you stop by at least once. There might even be a few surprises! See who’s playing when at tasteofcalgary.com. Taste of Calgary runs August 8 to 11, 2019 at Eau Claire Market (200 Barclay Parade SW). Admission is free while sampling tickets go for $1 each and can be bought in advance at tasteofcalgary.com.