What are the locals doing?
Bring Your Brown Bag Lunch
Lunch time at Olympic Plaza you will find even the suits brown bagging it to noon hour theatre performances.
The Drum & Monkey
Pita Pizza Night 18+
Pita Pizza $2.75 - $3.25, Black Label and Kokanee pints are $3.50
Prince's Island Park
Popular spot to enjoy the sun and the river. Cyclists and rollerbladers abound.
Punk Rock Wingo 18+
$3.50 pints, bingo cards and daubers. Great tunes, tons of prizes and cheap wings.
Bow River Pathway
Part of the Trans Canada Trail, this paved pathway is a popular spot for people watching.
Open Mic Comedy 18+
Join the group leaving the hostel at 7PM for a night of crashing and burning.
Calgary's premier shopping and dining district. Lots of patios and great restaurants.
Calgary's best kept secret! Massive selection of beer available from all over the world.
Eau Claire Market
Located on the Bow River, across from Prince's Island Park, this market hosts a number of local festivals like Taste of Calgary. Busy throughout the week as people enjoy the nearby amenities.
The HiFi Club 18+
The Heartbeat Fridays: w/ Wax Romeo, Fordinho & AMAC Playing disco, rap, house, soul, reggae & rock
Calgary's most popular street for food, shopping and just hanging out. All types of characters roam this stretch and it makes for an excellent way to spend a Saturday afternoon.
Roots, blues, folk. The Ironwood has it all. Over 400 live shows each year (that's a lot of shows).
Quiet, cozy Kensington. Cafes, shops and restaurants. It's a friendly neighbourhood with lots of character.
Ship & Anchor
The Ship has a great brunch and the best patio in the city.