What to do in Calgary this week

The Immersive Nutcracker
The Immersive Nutcracker
Things to Do in Calgary

What to do in Calgary this week

Think you know Calgary? You might be surprised. There is always something new and exciting happening in Calgary so we’ve compiled a list of the things you should know about. From Santa sightings to kitschy Christmas cocktails, here are some of the best things to do in Calgary this week!



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What to do in Calgary this weekend

Updated December 8

 

CELEBRATE THE "17th DAYS OF CHRISTMAS"

17th Ave BIA

Get in the holiday spirit during "17th Days of Christmas" on lively 17th Ave SW. Free programming runs until December 17 with local bands playing festive tunes, ice sculptures, photos with Santa, classic holiday movies shown in Tompkins Park and more.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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SIP A CHRISTMAS COCKTAIL AT PROOF

Proof Cocktail Bar

Proof Cocktail Bar has been transformed into the Miracle on 1st Street holiday pop-up this month, complete with kitschy decor, Christmas-themed beverages, festive music, and plenty of nostalgia.

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EXPERIENCE THE IMMERSIVE NUTCRACKER: A WINTER MIRACLE

The Immersive Nutcracker

Find yourself right in the middle of an iconic Christmas classic with the Immersive Nutcracker: A Winter Miracle. Held at the BMO Centre, you'll be enchanted by breathtaking projections, inspiring special effects and a life-size Nutcracker, all set to Tchaikovsky’s iconic musical score.

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SHOP LOCAL AT THE SASKATOON FARM CHRISTMAS MARKET

Saskatoon Farm

Still need to pick up some gifts this season? Stop by the Saskatoon Farm for the final weekend of the Christmas Market to find plenty of unique items from local vendors, then warm up by the fire pits and sample delicious house-made goodies.

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EXPLORE THE ENCHANTED FOREST AT SOUTHCENTRE MALL

Southcentre Mall

Santa has returned to the Enchanted Forest at Southcentre! Visit the mall between now and Christmas Eve for a journey through the magical, interative forest and snap a photo with Mr. Claus himself. While you're there, stop into the Cookie Kitchen to decorate a holiday treat, explore Santa's Reading Nook or make a donation at the innovative Giving Machine.

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GET COZY AT THE EAST VILLAGE HYGGE HUT

East Village

Warm up your winter with fire pits, hot drinks, games and other free programming, an East Village merch store and more at the Hygge Hut on RiverWalk. Open Friday through Sunday until March 2023, this is the perfect way to end a downtown stroll.


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Looking for more things to do? Check out the FREE Discover Calgary Deals Pass for discounts on attractions, experiences, restaurants, and more!

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