12 Things to Do in and Around Calgary This Week (July 2-5)

12 Things to Do in and Around Calgary This Week (July 2-5)
12 Things to Do in and Around Calgary This Week (July 2-5)

It’s here! We hope you had a wonderful LONG weekend, but now it’s time to get back to business. Fortunately, this business is just more fun. This time we have pancake breakfasts, music festivals and markets, so let’s go! Here are 12 things to do in Calgary this week.

Mexican Festival

Get ready to party! From 4 to 7, enjoy live shows, luchador wrestling, authentic dishes and drinks, an artisan market and a children’s area, you are in for a treat!

When : From Thursday July 4 to 7, 2024
Or : 311 8 St SW Along the river path, corner of 4th Avenue and 9th Street
Prix: Level test

First pancake breakfast

Hungry? This event will feature live entertainment, special guests, line dancing, activities and of course crepes!

When : Thursday, Juillet 4th, 2024
Or : 124 8 Ave SE, Calgary, Alberta
Hour : 4 pm 6 pm
Prix: Level test

Sponsored Pick: ACE High Stampede Kicks Off

The Ace High Stampede Kickoff is back for its third year with a mission to serve up great bites and good times. Kick off the Stampede in style with an upscale Western garden party that raises funds for the Trellis Society, a local non-profit organization that provides community services in Calgary. The event will take place in Inglewood at the historic Deane House and will feature live music and tasty food and drinks. Buy your tickets before they sell out!

When : Friday, Juillet 5th, 2024
Or : The Deane House, 806 9 Ave SE, Calgary
Hour : 5: 00 PM – 11: 30 PM
Prix: $275 per person

The Badlands Music Festival

Let’s dance! This week, the Calgary Badlands Music Festival returns with a ton of incredible artists including Thomas Wesley (AKA Diplo), John Summit and more.

When : From Thursday July 4 to 14, 2024
Or : 840 9 Avenue SO, Calgary
Prix: Variable

Sponsored Pick: Burwood Music Festival

Calgary’s biggest outdoor party is just a few months away, and if you’re planning your tent visits, you need to add this one to your list. The Burwood Music Festival is the newest tent for the Stampede. Located at Currie Barracks and just 6 minutes from the city centre, the line-up includes artists like Buckcherry, Gary Levox of Rascal Flatts, Tim Hicks and more to be announced!

When : From Thursday July 4 to Sunday July 14, 2024
Or : 2520, avenue Caen Sud-Ouest
Prix: General admission tickets start at $15

Cowboy Music Festival

Featuring Tate McRae, PARTYNEXTDOOR and Metro Boomin, the Cowboys Music Festival is back with a ton of well-known artists. Get your tickets now!

When : From Thursday July 4 to 14, 2024
Or : Calgary, Alberta
Prix: Variable

The Calgary Stampede Parade

Are you an early riser? To celebrate the first day of the Greatest Show on Earth, attend the annual Calgary Stampede Parade, a must-see event featuring floats, performers and crowds of people.

When : Friday, Juillet 5th, 2024
Or : Downtown Calgary – see directions here
Hour : 9 a.m. (prelude starts at 7:30 a.m.)
Prix: Level test

Glenbow at the Edison

Take a break from the Stampede grounds and stroll around the Edison. Described as a comprehensive look at Meryl McMaster’s career, nikihci-âniskotâpân lineage presents significant works of art from the past and present. Discover it and enjoy it for FREE until September 1st.

When : Until September 1, 2024
Or : +150th Avenue SE, Calgary
Prix: Free

The Calgary Stampede

Here we go. The city of Calgary’s honky-tonk is back! As always, cowherds who wear boots will be encouraged to get dirty at the most anticipated event of the year: the Calgary Stampede. Want to save a few dollars? Discover the FREE days on Friday July 5, 7, 9, 10, 2024.

When : From Friday July 5 to 14, 2024
Or : 1410 Olympic Way SE, Calgary
Prix: $23 +

Disney Animation: Immersive Experience

An extraordinary exhibition where you can enter some of your favorite Disney scenes and see your favorite characters up close. This month, don’t miss Disney Animation: Immersive Experience.

When: Until August 18, 2024
Or : 20 Roundup Way SE, Calgary, AB
Prix: $34 +

Stephen Avenue Market

With warmer weather forecast, we’re looking forward to taking long walks around the city center. This week, why not support local while you’re at it? Discover the Stephen Avenue market! and shop till you drop!

When : Thursday, Juillet 4th, 2024
Or : 1st Street SE – Centre Street SW, avenue Stephen, Calgary
Hour : 11am-4pm
Prix: Level test

Sam Center

All things Stampede! Located on the Stampede Park Youth Campus next to the Rundle Ruins, the Sam Centre is a 30,000 square foot space that brings the Calgary Stampede to life, rain, shine or snow.

When : Open now
Or :
Parc Stampede – 650 25 Ave SE, Calgary, AB
Prix: $25



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