Calgary & Area

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These are tough times for musicians who thrive off playing in front of a live audience.

It’s summer and that means you have to dust off the cowboy boots and get ready to do some two-stepping at country music festivals. Where?

Music festivals choke the summer months. Sometimes they overlap causing you so much anguish. Do you go to The Calgary Folk Festival or to the Salmon Arm Roots&Blues?

Calgary is often referred to by many monikers that speak to its western heritage – Texas of Canada and Cowtown, to name a couple. But relics of the Wild West are just a small slice of what Calgary and...

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Calgary
Region: Calgary & Area
Province: Alberta

FunnyFest Calgary Comedy Festival, founded and produced by Stu Hughes, was conceived as a way to spread the gift of laughter by showcasing a world of hilarious comedy performers. Funnyfest is an...

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Calgary
Region: Calgary & Area
Province: Alberta

Sled Island is an annual four-day independent music and arts festival in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. This year’s festival will bring together more than 250 artists and bands in more than 30 venues...

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Calgary
Region: Calgary & Area
Province: Alberta

It's all about having fun in the sun with this year's Inglewood Sunfest!  This year event organizers are adding more things to see and do, plus they'll still have all the favorite activities for the...

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Cochrane
Region: Calgary & Area
Province: Alberta

Cochrane's annual summer festival returns. Put on by the local Bow Valley Credit Union and through the help of numerous sponsors, SummerFest is a fun-filled day of activities for people of all ages.

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Calgary
Region: Calgary & Area
Province: Alberta

Each year on the second Sunday in August, the streets of Marda Loop come alive with the New Orleans-themed Marda Gras Street Festival. This one-day free public event includes the sights and sounds of...

Festival
* 2021 dates pending
Community: Calgary
Region: Calgary & Area
Province: Alberta

The Calgary Highland Games are an event where people from Western Alberta are given the opportunity celebrate their Scottish heritage. For those who do not have a Scottish background, it is the...