Oct 19

When approaching a 12-hour movie marathon, it’s important to know what you’re getting yourself into. It isn’t like training for a real marathon—but it’s not nothing, either. You’re going to get tired. You’re going to get hungry. [click to continue…]

Oct 15

This week downtown we’re serving you jazz AND jobs. Come check out the career fair on Tuesday or make your way down for some music at the Arts Commons. [click to continue…]

Oct 09

This week is all about the arts. New performances from the Calgary Philharmonic and Alberta Theatre projects are coming to Arts Commons, and the Glenbow Museum is bringing back their Salon Series! [click to continue…]

Oct 01

This fall season downtown Calgary is serving you food, fun, and an opportunity for feedback. Keep reading to see whats going on this week! [click to continue…]

Sep 24

This week downtown you can keep up with the latest Fall fashion at PARKLUXE, get galactic at the Glenbow with Cosmos, or continue your movie binge with CIFF. [click to continue…]

Sep 17

You thought the festivals were over? Not quite yet! Downtown Calgary has some heavy hitters this week, with events like Beakerhead and CIFF taking over the core. [click to continue…]

Sep 10

Both the Calgary Philharmonic and Alberta Theatre Projects are debuting some great new projects his week. Remember to check out our websites online calendar for a full listing of their programs. [click to continue…]

Sep 03

This week downtown Calgary is celebrating hockey with Honens, Brazil with Brazil Fest, and pretty much everything else at The Circle! Keep reading to find out more. [click to continue…]

Aug 31
“Soldiers Riot in Calgary” (Retrieved form the New York Times)


Shortly after prohibition came to Calgary in 1916, the city was the site of a violent uprising. A strong military presence in the city, coupled with a fundamental change to the social fabric of the city, made for explosive conditions. [click to continue…]