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Zeus with guests

Republik September 17, 2014

F*cked Up with Alvvays

Republik September 21, 2014

Less Than Jake with Big D and the Kids Table, The Interrupters

Republik October 10, 2014

Children of Bodom with Battlecross & guests

Republik October 25, 2014

The Grand Scan

Boy & Bear with Reuben And The Dark

Gateway October 26, 2014

Jann Arden with Rose Cousins

Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium September 9, 2014

Children of Bodom with Battlecross & guests

Republik October 25, 2014

Bahamas with guests

Knox United Church October 20, 2014

Motley Crue with Alice Cooper

Scotiabank Saddledome November 19, 2014
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The Alphabetic Order of Things

a series of free outdoor screenings featuring works from prolific video artists in Enmedia's downtown parking lot. www.enmedia.ca
EMMEDIA Gallery & Production Society July 31 - August 7, 2014

Blues / Jazz


5-8pm, International Hotel
Every: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Wednesday

King Eddy jam with Bill Dowey

Every: Saturday at Sidetrack Stage & Grill - Shamrock Hotel

Mike Clark hosts jam

Every: Saturday at Mikey's Juke Joint & Eatery

Thomas T. Band hosts open jam

Every: Saturday at The D

Tim Williams & The Electrofires host jam

Every: Saturday at The Blues Can

Don Yuzwak hosts Blues Jam

1-5 pm
Ironwood Stage & Grill August 2, 2014

DC and the Voodoos

Bookers BBQ Grill & Crab Shack August 2, 2014

Gary Martin

Riverstone Pub August 2, 2014

Calgary International Blues Festival

featuring Alex Zayas, Andrew Jr. Boy Jones, Bill Durst, Bob Margolin, Kenny "Blues Boss" Wayne, Mike Clark Band, Peter Sweetzir with Vernon Wills Band, Rick Estrin & the Nightcats and more.
July 28 - August 3, 2014


Music for a Summer Evening - Jens Lindemann

7:30pm, $25/$22/$15. Rolston Recital Hall
Banff Centre August 2, 2014

Dance / DJ / Electronic

Club in the Pub with DJ Vince

Every: Saturday at Jamesons Irish Pub - 17th

DJ Cain.1

Every: Saturday at Dancing Sasquatch (Banff)

DJ Disoriental

up (hip hop, funk, dance & mashups)
Every: Saturday at The Rhino Smokehouse

DJ Fatmufin

Every: Saturday at Aurora Nightclub

DJ Four20

Every: Saturday at Hoodoo Lounge & Nightclub

DJ PHNM - Saturday Suite

(HipHop, RnB, Funk, Dance)
Every: Saturday at V Lounge

Jay Nice

(deep house)
Every: Saturday at Black Betty Burger & Wine Bar

Matt & Kirch N' Destroy of The Mandates

Every: Saturday at Milk Tiger Lounge

Mikey Da Roza and Big room House sounds

(house and stuff)
Every: Saturday at Habitat Living Sound

Modern Vintage with DJ Ivan Rankic (upstairs) & Heebz (downstairs)

Every: Saturday at Commonwealth Bar & Stage

Mojo w/ Rob Faust

(vintage groove, 60's soul, 70's funk)
Every: Saturday at Bamboo Tiki Room

Titus 1

Every: Saturday at Roadhouse

Folk / Country

Bobby Gosse hosts jam

Every: Thursday, Saturday at Big Al's Good Times Bar

Bruce Bjornson hosts jam

Every: Saturday at Ranchman's

FTS hosts jam

Every: Saturday at Border Crossing

Lance Scollon hosts open mic

Every: Saturday at Dog & Duck Public House and Restaurant

Todd Brown

11am-1:30pm. Good Earth, Sheldon Chumir Health Centre
Every: Saturday

Amy Carson Hunter

Gravity Espresso & Wine Bar August 2, 2014

Whiskey Jane

Ranchman's August 2, 2014

Joel Spire

Royal Canadian Legion #285 August 2, 2014

Stone Iris with Justine Tyrell

Sidetrack Stage & Grill - Shamrock Hotel August 2, 2014

Bow River

Swine & Sow Wine & Ale House August 2, 2014

R&B / Hip hop

Unity Sound Reggae Jam with Chef Ouda Ouda and Come Correct + Friends

Every: Saturday at Broken City


Canmore Hotel August 2, 2014

Rock / Pop

Acousticats hosts open mic jam

Every: Saturday at Top Brass Lounge

PA-JAM with Scott Fooks & DDDavies

Every: Saturday at Grampa's Pub

Rustic Brothers host jam

Every: Saturday at Morgan's Pub

Sebastian Bach

Deerfoot Inn & Casino August 2, 2014

Plaid Tongued Devils

Ironwood Stage & Grill August 2, 2014

Renee Price & The Voodoo Sauce

Winkin Owl Pub & Grill August 2, 2014

Bigfoot Rocketship with Mercury Audio

Ship & Anchor Pub August 2, 2014


Vintage Chophouse & Tavern August 2, 2014


Murrieta's Bar & Grill August 2, 2014


Vintage Chophouse & Tavern August 2, 2014


Elbow River Casino & Lounge August 2, 2014


Rose & Crown August 2, 2014

Black Snake Moan

Pig & Whistle Pub August 2, 2014

Pistol Noon

Woody's Taphouse Deerfoot Tr SE August 2, 2014

World / Reggae / Latin

DJ Creole & The Mix

(vallenato, salsa, reggaeton)
Every: Saturday at The Latin Caballero

DJ Moflow

Every: Saturday at Gohan Sushi Lounge


Gorilla Theatre

8pm, $15/$12 loosemoose.com
Every: Saturday at Loose Moose Theatre


Dirty Tones, Deep Movement

Blowfish Sushi Lounge August 2, 2014


The Big Boom Theory 2 - Time Travelling Geeks presented by Jubilations Theatre

Jubilations Dinner Theatre May 15 - September 7, 2014

Chickens presented by Rosebud Theatre

$64-$75 (includes dinner), rosebudtheatre.com
Rosebud Theatre May 30, 2014 - August 30, 2014
A Shakespeare comedy by the Bow

Shakespeare by the Bow - The Comedy of Errors

presented by Theatre Calgary & MRU. theatrecalgary.com
Prince's Island Park June 25 - August 9, 2014

When the death knell rang for Mount Royal University’s theatre program earlier this year, it also could have been curtains for that long-standing Calgary tradition, Shakespeare in the Park.

That is, were it not for Theatre Calgary. After two years co-presenting Shakespeare in the ...

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Freud's Last Session presented by Rosebud Theatre

$22-$24, rosebudtheatre.com
Rosebud Theatre July 2 - August 3, 2014
Making it up in Wicked

Wicked presented by Broadway Across Canada

BroadwayAcrossCanada.ca, 1-855-532-7469
Southern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium July 23 - August 17, 2014

Actor Laurel Harris had her long-awaited chance to step onto the stage as Elphaba in Wicked — the popular musical prequel to The Wizard of Oz — on Easter Sunday three years ago. At the time, she was actually the understudy for the role, putting her third ...

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Eavesdrop: The Coffee Shop Show presented by Swallow-a-Bicycle Theatre

$10, Fri & Wed 7:00, 8:00, 9:00, Sat at 2:00 3:00, Sun at 4:00, 5:00, 6:00, Mon at 7:00, Tue at 9:00, Thur at 6:00, 7:00, Sat Aug 9 at 7:00, 8:00, 9:00. swallowabicycle.com
Gravity Espresso & Wine Bar August 1 - 9, 2014


a one of a kind, modern interpretation of Mozart's Don Giovanni set in present day Banff. 7:30pm $30/$25/$20 banffcentre.ca
Cave and Basin National Historic Site August 1 - 3, 2014

Calgary Young People's Theatre presents The Curse of the House of Atreus

$17 general $14 students/seniors for tickets call 403-242-718 or visit cypt.ca July 30 - August 2 7pm August 2 & 3 2pm
West Village Theatre August 2 - 3, 2014

Visual Arts

W.O. Mitchell - Folksy Foothills Philosopher

museumofthehighwood.com, High River
March 15 - September 30, 2014

Masterworks from the Beaverbrook Art Gallery

Glenbow Museum May 24, 2014 - August 24, 2014

Cynthia Girard: Unicorns and Dictators & Beth Stuart: Doubting Thomas

Esker Foundation May 31 - September 7, 2014

Digital Cave featuring artists of Studio Cartel

Passage June 5 - September 14, 2014

Bee Kingdom: Iconoclasts in Glass

Glenbow Museum June 7 - September 28, 2014

A Singular Vision: Eric Harvie Collects Art

Glenbow Museum June 7 - August 24, 2014

Glass - curated by Aimee Benoit

Glenbow Museum June 7 - August 24, 2014

Canadian Sport Heroes Collection by Gordon Milne

Okotoks Art Gallery June 13 - September 6, 2014

Indigenous Ingenuity

Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies June 15 - October 19, 2014

Chroma: CKG Group Show

"So You Didn't Get Out of Town for Stampede" cocktail hour July 11, 5-7pm
Christine Klassen Gallery June 21 - August 30, 2014

Collecting Culinaria: A Short History of Recipes, Cookbooks and Domestic Culture

opening reception 6:30-8:30pm, lougheedhouse.com
Lougheed House June 25 - October 5, 2014

Seasons by WJ Bradley

opening reception June 27, 6:30-8:30pm
Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies June 27 - August 20, 2014

LuxInside, Traces of Man

Holt Renfrew, TD Centre
July 3 - August 4, 2014
Arts Seen - week of July 3, 2014

Hand Pic'd

opening reception July 3, 6-9pm, curator remarks at 7pm
Barbara Edwards Contemporary Calgary July 3 - August 30, 2014

Barbara Edwards Contemporary is taking a new step by presenting work from students and recent grads in its latest exhibition Hand Pic’d, which opens on July 3 with a reception from 6 to 9 p.m.

The show will feature colourful pencil work from ...

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Blackfoot Medicine Speaks by Kiitokii

opening reception July 4, 6-9pm
Moonstone Creation July 4 - August 31, 2014

Soothsayer by Dana Buzee

opening reception July 4, 8-11pm
Pith Gallery July 4 - August 16, 2014

Frontiers by Matt Heide and Rabbitery by Lisa McGrath

Reception July 17, 6-7 pm. +15 Window
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts July 4 - August 30, 2014

Park Life by Corri-Lynn Tetz & New Works by Heather Kai Smith

opening reception july 10 5-8pm
Jarvis Hall Fine Art July 10 - August 29, 2014

Alberta: Places, Faces and Things

original work by 16 local artists
The Emporium of Impossible Things July 14 - August 30, 2014

The Artist's Choice

reception july 17 6pm
Ruberto Ostberg Gallery July 17 - August 16, 2014

Tia Halliday

a collection of painting, drawing and collage. window galler
EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts July 17 - September 28, 2014

Greg Pyra: Prairie Nights

artist reception Saturday, July 26 5-7pm
Blue Rock Gallery July 26 - August 14, 2014

#euromaidanYYC by Tomas Rafa

Military Museums July 28 - December 15, 2014

Wild Rose Overseas: Albertans in the Great War

Military Museums July 28 - December 15, 2014

Drawings from Cape Dorset

original Inuit drawings by established and emerging artists
Willock & Sax Gallery August 1 - 31, 2014

Summer Sizzle II

works by John Hoyt, Robert Dempster, Barbara Hirst, Steve Coffey, Douglas Williamson, Arlene Hobbs and others.
Collector's Gallery of Art August 1 - 31, 2014

Summer Group Show featuring Fiona Ackerman, HarryKiyooka, Angela Leach, Lauren Walker, Sara Robichaud and more

Herringer Kiss Gallery August 1 - September 6, 2014

Let Me Remember You As you Were Before You Existed by Mike Binzer

meet the artist Aug 2 from 2-4pm. leightoncentre.org
Leighton Art Centre August 2 - September 21, 2014

Lectures & Workshops

Historic Banff Walks

Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies July 5 - August 31, 2014

Special Events

Carly's Angels

female impersonator show
Every: Saturday at Lolita's Lounge

DC Dance Club Social Dance

8pm lesson, 8:45pm open social dance. dcdanceclub.com. Upper level, Arts Centre
Every: Saturday at Crossroads Market

Inglewood Sunfest

11-5pm inglewoodsunfest.com
August 2, 2014

Historic Calgary Week

over 60 walks, talks, family events, museum and community visits, chinookcountry.org for details
July 25 - August 4, 2014
Fringe family

Calgary Fringe Festival

None August 1 - 9, 2014

If it takes a village to raise a child, then what does it take to stage the Calgary Fringe Festival? To use another cliché, it takes an army — of volunteers, that is.

Festival director and producer Michele Gallant says her volunteer database contains 570 names ...

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Calgary Horror Con 2014

The Calgary Horror Con is the first convention in Canada dedicated to Horror. www.horror-con.ca
Clarion Hotel and Conference Centre August 2 - 3, 2014

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