Winter is here! Indulge in the magic of our winter wonderland as you grab your stakes, watch the snowfall, sip on your favorite coco and have fun building a snowman. Enjoy the season with all these fun winter ideas and events to check out in Calgary!

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WINTER CONCERTS

Honeymoon Suite & Headpins – December 29

Above & Beyond – December 30

Big Boi – January 5

Ebi – January 6

The Tenors – January 13

Quartetto Gelato – January 17

Antonio Pompa-Baldi – January 21

Bruce Cockburn Bone On Bone Tour – January 23

K.Flay – January 24

Pat Maloney – January 25

Matt Mays – January 26

Borgeous – January 27

Traces: The Many Colours of Medieval Song with Katherin Hill and Early Music Voices – January 27

Milky Chance – February 1

Stone Sour + Halestorm – February 2

Sleeping With Sirens – February 3

Platinum Blonde – February 3

Old Dominion Happy Endings World Tour – February 5  

Portugal. The Man – February 6

Romes – February 8

Ramriddlz – February 9

Charlie Parker with Strings (featuring PJ Perry and JazzYYC) – February 10

Enter Shikari – February 13

Black Label Society – February 17

Serena Ryder – February 18

The Sheepdogs – February 21

Dashboard Confessional – February 27

The Jim Cuddy Band – March 1

Theory of a Deadman – March 1

Iced Earth  – March 3

Brantley Gilbert – March 8

Dwight Yoakam – March 8

Secrets – March 8

Alan Doyle – March 9

Busty and the Bass – March 9

Johnny Reid – March 10

Santana – March 10

Let's Hang On – March 11

The Dears – March 13

Randy Bachman – March 19

 

WARM UP WITH ARTS & CULTURE

Recognition...Validation...Reassurance...at Lightbox Studio – November 3 -January 3

Pure ‘90s at Stage West Theatre Restaurant – November 17 - February 4

Beauty and the Grinch at Jubliations Dinner Theatre – November 18 - January 20

Charlotte's Web at Martha Cohen Theatre – November 21 - December 31

A Christmas Carol at Max Bell Theatre – November 23 - December 24

BUILT, OMIP.PIP, and MEMBRANA MORTIS at Arts Commons Video Monitors – December 1 - February 12

Beneath, Site & Studio, Mutable Immobiles, and I Am So Emulsional at Window Galleries – December 1 - February 23

Benign Antonyms at Ledge Gallery – December 4 - February 23

Hot Brown Honey at Theatre Junction GRAND – January 3 - 6

High Performance Rodeo – January 3 - 28

Onegin at Theatre Calgary – January 5 - 13

Reassembled Slightly Askew at St. Louis Hotel – January 5 - 13

10-Minute Play Festival at Martha Cohen Theatre – January 6

Make Love Not Art at Engineered Air Theatre – January 9 - 12

Moon, Moon, No Moon at Big Secret Theatre – January 9 - 27

Daughter at Vertigo Theatre – January 11 - 14

Undercover at Vertigo Theatre – January 13 - February 11

Inner Elder at Lunchbox Theatre – January 15 - 27

Empire of the Son at Alberta Theatre Projects – January 16 - 28

Extremophiles at Vertigo Theatre – January 16 - 20

Foreign Radical at The West Village Theatre – January 17 - 20

I’m Not Here at Pumphouse Theatre – January 17 - 20

Salt-Water Moon at DJD Dance Centre – January 17 - 20

Mr. Sipp at Engineered Air Theatre – January 19 - 20

View from Above at Jack Singer Concert Hall – January 21 - 22

The Shoe Project at Studio Bell NMC – January 21

Dublin Oldschool at Pumphouse Theatre – January 23 - 26

Black Boys at DJD Dance Centre – January 23 - 26

True Crime at Vertigo Theatre – January 23 - 27

Classic Albums Live: The Beatles - Abbey Road at Jack Singer Concert Hall

January 24

Twelfth Night at Theatre Calgary – January 30 - February 24

Marc Cohn at Jack Singer Concert Hall – February 1

Chris D'Elia at Grey Eagle Event Centre – February 9

Orange Is The New Pink – February 9 - April 15

Baskerville: A Sherlock Holmes Mystery at Stage West Theatre Restaurant – February 9 - April 15

Calgary Civic Symphony - Festival da Musica at Jack Singer Concert Hall – February 11

The Listening Room by Michaela Jeffery at Motel – February 14 - 24

Ai Yah! Sweet & Sour Secrets at Lunchbox Theatre – February 19 - March 10

Motown the Musical at Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium – February 20 - 25

Stacey Kent at Jack Singer Concert Hall – February 22

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland at Mamdani Opera Centre – February 22 - 25

Constellations at Alberta Theatre Projects – February 27 - March 17

Hearts Out at Jack Singer Concert Hall Lobby – March 1

Roy Book Binder at Engineered Air Theatre – March 2 - March 3

Festival Chorus: Songs of Innocence at University of Calgary – March 3

A Wild Life at Jack Singer Concert Hall – March 4 - 5

The Humans – March 6 - 31

Lila Downs at Jack Singer Concert Hall – March 8

Lisa Cuthill Album Release at Engineered Air Theatre – March 10

The Lonely Diner at Vertigo Theatre – March 10 - April 8

Westwinds Music Society 30th Anniversary Grand Concert at Jack Singer Concert Hall – March 11

 

WINTER WONDERLAND FESTIVALS AND EVENTS

Zoolights at the Calgary Zoo – November 24 - January 6

High Performance Rodeo – January 3 - 28

Calgary Flames Superskills Challenge – January 7  

Calgary Renovation Show at BMO Centre – January 12 - 14

Banff Mountain Film Festival World Tour at Rozsa Centre, University of Calgary – January 17 - 28

Your Yoga Collective: Intend at Eighth Avenue Place – January 20

The Bash at The Hudson – January 20 - 21

Journey of A Lifetime at Heritage Park - January 23 - April 22

YYC Hot Chocolate Festival – Throughout February

Kilt Skate - February 11

Dinner & A Movie at Heritage Park: Chocolat - February 13

Block Heater – February 15 - 17

Calgary Culinary Adventure YYC Taste & Tour - February 24

Dinner & A Movie at Heritage Park: Sideways - February 27

 

SKI DOWN FOR WARM DRINKS

Saturday morning cappuccinos in Marda Loop

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YYC Hot Chocolate Festival – Throughout February

Alforno Bakery and Cafe

Analog Coffee

Big Mountain Coffee House & Roasters Ltd

Bike and Brew

Boxcar Board Game Cafe

Brazilian Canadian Coffee

Bumpy's Cafe

Caffe Beano

Calgary Heritage Roasting Co.

Ca'Puccini Cafe

Coffee Concept

The Coffee Connection Ltd.

Deville Coffee

Fratello Coffee

Gravity Espresso & Wine Bar

Hexagon Board Game Cafe

Higher Ground Cafe

Kienna Coffee Roasters

Manuel Latruwe

Monogram Coffee

Paradise Mountain Organic Coffee

Phil & Sebastian Coffee Roasters

Philosafy Coffee

The Roasterie

Rosso Coffee Roasters  

Sucre Patisserie & Cafe

Vendome Cafe 

 

LACE UP FOR SKATING

Bowness Park

Carburn Park

East Calgary Twin Arena Society

Ed Whalen and Joseph Kryczka Arenas

Elboya Heights Community Association Rink

Ernie Starr Arena

Father David Bauer / Norma Bush Arenas

Frank McCool Arena

Glenbrook Community Association Rink

Great Plains Recreation Facility

Haysboro Community Rink (West)

Highwood Community Association Outdoor Rink

Murray Copot Arena

Olympic Oval

Olympic Plaza

Optimist / George Blundun Arenas

Panorama Outdoor Rink (The City of Calgary Adopt-a-Rink Volunteer Program)

PBP Community Hall, Preschool and Rink

Prairie Winds Park

Prince's Island Park

Rose Kohn and Jimmie Condon Arenas

Rutland Park Ice Rink

Shouldice Arena

Stew Hendry / Henry Viney Arena

Stu Peppard Arena

Trico Centre For Family Wellness

Village Square Leisure Centre

Vivo for Healthier Generations

Winsport

 

MUST SEE WINTER ATTRACTIONS

Aspen Crossing

Calgary Tower

Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame

Fort Calgary

Glenbow Museum

Grain Academy & Museum

The Hangar Flight Museum

Laser City Calgary

Laser Quest Calgary

The Military Museums

Studio Bell, home of the National Music Centre

WinSport 

 

GREAT SPOTS FOR LGBT VISITORS

Check out these Calgary favourites ready to have LGBT travelers fall in love with the city this winter.

Alberta Ballet

Alberta College of Art & Design

Alberta Craft Gallery

Alberta Theatre Projects

Arts Commons

Aussie Rules

The Backlot

The Bank & Baron Pub

BassBus

Broken City

Calgary Farmers’ Market

Calgary Flames Hockey Club

Calgary Hitmen Hockey Club

Calgary Opera

Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra

Contemporary Calgary

Cowboys Dance Hall

Crossroads Market

The HiFi Club

Hot Mess Dance Parties

Jubilations Dinner Theatre

The Market on Macleod

Marquee Beer Market & Stage

Ming Asian Bistro and Bar

Music Mile

National on 10th

National on 17th

National on 8th

National Westhills

The Palace Theatre

Rosebud Theatre

Stage West Dinner Theatre

Texas Lounge

Theatre Calgary

Theatre Junction GRAND

Third Street Theatre

Twisted Element

Vertigo Theatre

 

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