July 02, 2018

There’s something exciting going on every day in Calgary! From art shows and concerts, to food festivals, sports events and more, we’ll connect you to the events you care about. Together, we’re going places.

Stampede officially kicks off on Friday, July 6 with the Stampede Parade. Check out our Stampede page for tips on getting around during this 10-day event.

Here’s what’s happening in Calgary this week:

First Flip Stampede Breakfast
David Cross
Mexifest


First Flip Stampede Breakfast
Food & Drink, Community
July 5

We all love Stampede for many reasons; one of them is pancakes. This is the first pancake breakfast of the Stampede season, and will not only offer great food but live entertainment as well.

Location
Stephen Avenue Walk
8 Avenue between Centre Street and 1 Street S.E.

When
7:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

How to get here with Calgary Transit
By CTrain: Take the Red or Blue Line to Centre Street Station and enjoy a short walk.
By bus: Routes 1 & 24 have stops nearby.

For more info, visit Calgary Downtown’s website.
For info on other Stampede breakfasts, visit Stampede Breakfast’s website.


David Cross
Arts & Culture
July 5

They say laughter is the best medicine. Just for Laughs presents comedian David Cross with his new stand-up show “Oh Come On.” Cross is an Emmy Award winner and a Grammy Award nominee, and he's coming back to Calgary on July 5!

Location
MacEwan Hall, University of Calgary
2500 University Drive N.W.

When
Doors open at 7:30 p.m.
Show starts at 8 p.m.

How to get here with Calgary Transit
By CTrain: Take the Red Line to University Station and enjoy a short walk to the venue.
By bus: Routes 9,19, 20, 31, 72 & 73 have stops nearby.

For more info and for tickets, visit MacHall’s website.


Mexifest
Arts & Culture
July 6-7

Indulge in a fascinating experience that highlights the Mexican culture. Mexifest is a two-day, family-friendly festival that showcases the diversity of Mexican gastronomy and arts, including vendors, live entertainment, and artisan markets.

Location
Eau Claire Market
200 Barclay Parade S.W.

How to get here with Calgary Transit
By CTrain: Take the Red or Blue Line to 3 Street or 1 Street Station and enjoy a short walk to Eau Claire Market.
By bus: Route 449 has stops nearby.

For more info, visit Mexifest’s website.


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