December in Calgary

Olympic Plaza skating rink
Olympic Plaza skating rink
Things to Do

December in Calgary

20+ Things to Do in December

Please note: These events and activities are no longer up-to-date. Check back for updated event listings or explore for more great things to see and do in Calgary.

Get warm, get cozy, and get into the holiday spirit with a festive collection of things to see and safely do in Calgary this December. From light displays and online markets to holiday classics, December is a great time to warm up in Calgary.

Please verify the status of all activities, learn How to Visit Calgary Safely During COVID-19, and refer to our COVID-19 Traveller Update for more information.



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A Christmas to Remember at Granary Road

Where: Granary Road

When: November 28,29, December 5,6,12,13,19, 20


Christmas Lights at Spruce Meadows

Where: Spruce Meadows

When: November 27 – January 3, 2021


Acura Tube Park at WinSport

Where: WinSport

When: Opens December 26, 2020

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The Wizard of Oz: A Livestreamed Workshop Reading

Where: Online

When: December 3-6


Holiday Favourites with the Calgary Phil

Where: Online

When: December 12


Winning at Winter in East Village

Where: East Village

When: Open with adequate snowfall


Theatre Calgary’s A Christmas Carol

Where: Online

When: December 11 – December 31



Where: Kensington

When: Available now


Noel Indoor Light Park & Christmas Market

Where: BMO Centre

When: December 11 – January 3, 2021


NYE Luxury Escape

Ring in the New Year with gourmet dining in your private luxury room or suite for a NYE Luxury Escape at Hotel Arts. Take a one-night escape with a special gourmet dinner by Hotel Arts Executive Chef, Quinn Staple.

Where: Hotel Arts

When: December 31, 2020


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