Aug 18

Downtown Calgary Events Week of August 18th, 2014

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carifest2014Carifest 2014

Saturday, August 23rd - Carifest is an annual festival held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada that showcases the arts and culture of the Caribbean. Get your tickets and join in the celebration!



john-wareJohn Ware Reimagined

World premiere play coming to Lunchbox Theatre. John Ware, Southern Alberta’s legendary Black cowboy, is a figure larger than life. But who was John Ware the man and what does his “then” have to do with our “now”?

Also available: Pay-what-you-can preview shows on August 20th & 21st


fraidknot-stephen-aveFraid Knot Live on Stephen Avenue

Saturday, August 23 - The #IAMDOWNTOWN stage is back on Stephen Avenue. Join us for great local talent, as well as some future superstars! All performances will be at on the 100 East block of Stephen Avenue (8th ave) between Milestones Restaurant and the Telus Convention Centre, unless otherwise noted.

This week’s performance features Fraid Knot

FREE & open to the public/family friendly


expolatinoExpo Latino

Friday, Saturday & Sunday, August 22 to 24 - t’s that time of year again for zestiest festival in Calgary - Expo Latino. Celebrating the 18th year in Calgary as one of the hottest Latin Festivals in all of Western Canada. The celebration is committed to its ability to act as the forum for showcasing world class Latin performers. The festival also bodes sizzling dancing and one of a kind Latin marketplace which features Latin eats, exotic art, a kid’s zone, and beer gardens.


walkingtourHistorical Walk of Downtown Calgary

Wednesday, August 20th - So you think Calgary has a short history, compared with longer-in-the tooth locales such as Cairo or Kyoto? Well, you have to look back, way back, to find our beginnings.



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